[futurebasic] RE: [FB] TWM - OSX, FB interface builder

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From: "Edwards, Waverly" <Waverly.Edwards@...>
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2004 11:21:55 -0500
Bernie check this out.


Its a MacDevCenter three part series explaining the do's and don'ts of shareware.


-----Original Message-----
From: Bernie Wylde [mailto:bernie.w@...]
Sent: Friday, March 12, 2004 1:32 PM
To: futurebasic@...
Subject: Re: [FB] TWM - OSX, FB interface builder

On 12 Mar 2004, at 15:35, Jay Reeve wrote:

> On Friday, March 12, 2004, at 03:39  AM, Bernie Wylde wrote:
>> ...off the top of my head, how does $50 USD sound for such a cool 
>> tool?   :-)
>> Comments anyone?
> As an ardent FB hobbyist, though, I would be unlikely to part with $50 
> for it. That's almost half the cost of an FB subscription. (No 
> reflection on the quality of your program, just my cheapness and its 
> utility for my purposes.)
> I could see maybe $25.

Fair enough. That's a good point re FB sub cost.

I've no idea how many FB programmers there are worldwide but, if I 
could persuade all 49 to part with $25, that'd be better than getting 
$50 from just 24 of them.

> I might consider a bit more if it had more comprehensive bells & 
> whistles.... Implement D&D for the controls. Add a popup-menu editor. 
> etc.

D&D is already in 39b, thanks to my (recently promoted) Chief Technical 
Advisor, Mr Covington. Menu editing to follow.

Replies to your other suggestions backchannel.

Great feedback, Jay

Thank you