Development


Datatypes The datatypes category is for the discussion of the specific properties of datatypes themselves. Sample topics might include: Debugger It's best to walk before you run! Naming Suggestions on naming new functions, and guidance on choosing names. Modules Module Development Focus Ports To discuss the port model and also the implementation of ports with respect to networking. Build System Discuss rebol-make and other build systems. Foreign Inspiration Take inspiration from other languages to create the same functionality in rebol. GitHub List/discuss the common commands that are used when working at a simple level with git and the sources. Internals Internals of the Rebol language Language Bridging Interfacing Rebol with other languages discussed here. Emscripten Emscripten builds of Ren-C
Topic Replies Activity
About the Development category 1 May 18, 2017
Module Startup and Shutdown (Constructors, Destructors?) 4 July 29, 2020
In the interest of shipping something: Rebol2-style `<local>`s only? 6 July 27, 2020
PARSE on PORT! and avoiding generic behavior w.r.t. ANY-SERIES! 13 July 23, 2020
BLOCK! and OBJECT! Parity in Pathing/Picking 12 July 21, 2020
Stackless Generators and the API 1 July 19, 2020
Should GET-WORD! of a VOID! raise an error? 4 July 16, 2020
GET-WORD! for loop vars / function args mean "Allow ACTION!s"? 2 July 16, 2020
The Thought that Won't Go Away: @ acting as LIT-WORD! acts? 10 July 10, 2020
The TYPESET! representation problem 1 July 9, 2020
Pure and Refined: Simplifying Refinements to One or Zero Args 8 July 8, 2020
Switching to Stackless: Why this, Why now? 6 July 7, 2020
EVAL + EVALUATE and REEVAL + REEVALUATE 3 July 7, 2020
Death to BAR! (Long Live Expression Barriers!) 1 January 27, 2019
Discussion of blanks and void handling 1 May 24, 2017
VOID! (and the end of "blankification") 1 June 22, 2018
The Coming of User-Defined Types 1 September 15, 2018
ANY-WORD! and ANY-STRING!: The Limits of Unification 1 March 22, 2019
NULL, BLANK!, VOID!: History Under Scrutiny 10 July 17, 2020
How to Subvert Voidification? 1 July 2, 2020
When has Stopping VOID! (or old "UNSET!") Assignments Helped You? 4 June 30, 2020
GET-BLOCK!, GET, and REDUCE 5 June 6, 2020
Ownership of GitHub by Microsoft - risk assessment 6 April 26, 2020
"back, back, next, next..." on returning to the original spot 7 April 15, 2020
Forward to Multiple Return Values! (and return value forwarding?) 4 April 10, 2020
Should TRAP and CATCH return null if no fails/throws? 6 April 9, 2020
BLANK!-in, NULL-out, more universal (on mutating operations...)? 1 April 9, 2020
Planning Ahead for BigNum INTEGER! 6 March 25, 2020
Initial Rust Binding Experiment by Shixin 1 March 18, 2020
A Separate and Simpler C89 Build 1 March 5, 2020