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In reply to Nick

"It puzzles me to this very day that no one has made an real audio player for RISC OS. With the latest machines I do think it should be possible to do so... "

I was under the impression that Kira made one and also that Robin Watts has one (WSS) but licensing made it unecomomical.

And to Michael: Wondering why Rcomp sell PC based systems...

This software problem is the reason many developers are also providing PC's. RISC OS as a platform for commercial development is unecomomical for many people. THere are many devrelopers out there, but the majority have been in the game a long time and one by one they are leaving. Now I dont know the finances of any, however, I would assume that many made enough money years ago to not require a substantial income from sales these days. OR they are doing it for the love of the platform or make enough with one app they have tied up. However, for new players considering building a database IDE etc (what I am doing) there is no market.

Therefore present comercial RISC OS developers need another income source.


 is a RISC OS Usernijinsky on 11/07/04 12:01AM
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