Drobe :: The archives
About Drobe | Contact | RSS | Twitter | Tech docs | Downloads | BBC Micro

Reply to thread

The point is that there have always been initiatives of this kind announced from time to time (Riscose, RON, etc.). It would be great if all of these projects were successful and properly finished off, but I can't help thinking they probably won't be.

As flibble correctly pointed out, you can't really ask programmers working for free in their spare time to change their priorities. But it does seem odd that we have all of these uncoordinated attempts to get different emulators working when there's no RISC OS coder working on an important app like NetSurf.

I don't mean to be negative - it's great there's stuff going on, and I really hope these projects are successful. Let's hope some coherence emerges in due course :)

 is a RISC OS Userlym on 25/11/08 11:15AM
[ Reply | Permalink | Report ]

Please login before posting a comment. Use the form on the right to do so or create a free account.

Search the archives

Today's featured article

  • RISCDomain magazine reviewed
    A media watch special
     9 comments, latest by druck on 30/10/07 8:55AM. Published: 20 Oct 2007

  • Random article

  • Family Tree Software: Alex Waugh explains..

     Discuss this. Published: 10 Oct 2000

  • Useful links

    News and media:

    Top developers:
    RISCOS LtdRISC OS OpenMW SoftwareR-CompAdvantage SixVirtualAcorn

    CJE MicrosAPDLCastlea4X-AmpleLiquid SiliconWebmonster


    RISCOS.org.ukRISCOS.orgRISCOS.infoFilebaseChris Why's Acorn/RISC OS collectionNetSurf

    Non-RISC OS:
    The RegisterThe InquirerApple InsiderBBC NewsSky NewsGoogle Newsxkcddiodesign

    © 1999-2009 The Drobe Team. Some rights reserved, click here for more information
    Powered by MiniDrobeCMS, based on J4U | Statistics
    "At least some RISC OS news sites get their facts right before posting articles"
    Page generated in 0.0353 seconds.