[self-interest] a query

David P. Harris dpharris at telus.net
Thu Dec 28 00:36:18 UTC 2000

I appreciate all your work, but I never get to play with it :-(
I can only hope the Linux version happens.

David Ungar wrote:

> Dear Self-ers,
> Various distractions have kept me from getting the Carbon port onto
> the Self Web site, even though it's been done for a while. And
> lately, I have sped up the outliner update cycle and turned off
> button flashing; the net effect is to make the Mac version much more
> responsive.
> But getting especially the latter changes out will take time and take
> me away from my research, so I would like to know how much interest
> there is out there for these changes. In other words, how urgent is
> the need for them? In other other words, how many of you would
> actually use and benefit from these? If there are enough positive
> replies, I should be inspired to get them out sooner.
> I have using Self to do my main programming and though it may be
> immodest, I have to report that it is a blast. Particularly when
> debugging, I feel much more productive.
> Happy new year to you all!
> - Dave
> --
>      David Ungar
>      Sun Microsystems Laboratories
>      (650) 336-2618

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