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What does Jane Street use/want for an IDE? What about you?
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Date: 2008-11-15 (19:39)
From: Jon Harrop <jon@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] What does Jane Street use/want for an IDE? What about you?
On Saturday 15 November 2008 12:25:17 Richard Jones wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 15, 2008 at 01:02:53PM +0000, Jon Harrop wrote:
> > ...design that centers around a single unified renderer and unified
> > (and safe!) representation ...
> Huh?  Guess you've not used compiz then?

Compiz does not provide a unified rendering pipeline for GUI programming, it 
just composes pixmaps into OpenGL textures.

> Linux has had it since before 2005 and it's so annoying I always turn it
> off. 

Yes, the value is in a unified foundation and not the wobbly windows.

For example, WPF allows you to define custom 3D objects and use them 
interoperably within the GUI framework. The contents of any widget may be any 
scene graph. They expose the same events and so on.

Dr Jon Harrop, Flying Frog Consultancy Ltd.