Development


GitHub List/discuss the common commands that are used when working at a simple level with git and the sources. ODBC Use this category to help test and expand the ODBC implementation and dialect for Windows ( and possibly Linux ) Build System Discuss rebol-make and other build systems. Databases This is for discussion of other database connectors (not ODBC) such as nosql (couchdb, mongodb), specific drivers such as mysql, sqllite, and MVC models such as Active Records Debugger It's best to walk before you run! Ports To discuss the port model and also the implementation of ports with respect to networking. Foreign inspiration Take inspiration from other languages to create the same functionality in rebol. Modules Module Development Focus Naming Suggestions on naming new functions, and guidance on choosing names. Language Bridging Interfacing Rebol with other languages discussed here. Emscripten Emscripten builds of Ren-C Internals Internals of the Rebol language
Topic Replies Activity
About the Development category 1 May 18, 2017
Should append null fail, append BLANK! add nothing unless /ONLY? 5 August 25, 2019
Make Splicing by default only apply when appending a BLOCK! 11 August 24, 2019
Cutting out /ONLY: Could we make APPEND, FIND, etc *only accept blocks*? 7 August 24, 2019
COMPOSE of ANY-STRING! in XXX-GROUP!: feature or misfeature? 3 August 21, 2019
Should MAP-EACH be changed to splice by default? 3 August 13, 2019
GET-BLOCK!, GET, and REDUCE 2 August 1, 2019
New Parameter Convention Concept: Modal Arguments (or "the @arg") 7 July 29, 2019
Single Character Meanings (#, @, :, $, /) 1 July 28, 2019
Removing "&" from Legal Word Characters - Any Objections? 9 July 27, 2019
Idea: Agreed Upon Symbol Number for Extensions 1 July 25, 2019
A Radical Rethinking of Literal/Quoting Mechanics 5 July 22, 2019
Should DATATYPE! be killed off (in favor of @integer, @word, etc?) 7 July 8, 2019
How are limited API entry points going? Great! 2 December 29, 2018
LOGIC! Literals: are $true and $false the best we've got? 1 June 19, 2019
SWITCH and soft-quoted branches 2 June 6, 2019
Regarding Mutual Exclusivity of THEN and ELSE 1 June 5, 2019
EVAL + EVALUATE and REEVAL + REEVALUATE 2 June 4, 2019
Rethinking Auto-Gathered SET-WORD! Locals 4 June 4, 2019
@WORD, @SOME/PATH, @(SOME GROUP), and @[SOME BLOCK] 14 June 4, 2019
Enfixing ALSO, stylizing it after THEN and ELSE 5 January 28, 2018
Should UNSET? 'VAR-NAME check for VOID!, not NULL? 2 June 2, 2019
Are nulls the best representation for unused refinements? 8 June 2, 2019
Intentionally Specializing With NULL 1 May 23, 2019
Idea for Naming Function Arguments Out of the Way 3 May 23, 2019
Quoting Decisions In Practice: NULL Refinements 1 May 22, 2019
Beta/One Quoting in the API decision: rebValue() and rebValueQ() 2 March 4, 2019
Why We Don't Use Copy-on-Write 1 May 5, 2019
Modules vs. Rebol's Contention for Short Words 2 May 8, 2019
Should we kill off defaults-in-function-specs via GROUP! 5 July 14, 2018