On Sun, Dec 30, 2012 at 11:42 AM,  <peasth...@shaw.ca> wrote:
> From:   dmccunney <dennis.mccun...@gmail.com>
> Date:   Sat, 29 Dec 2012 17:30:53 -0500
>> The problem is what you *do* with it [Oberon].
> My top uses are text editing and email.  There are
> several good tools including Diff text comparator
> and RX regular expression processor.  For me it's
> a good personal workstation.  That's what it was
> designed to be.


> If you require only commercial applications, stay in
> the DOS and Windows path.

I don't usually require commercial applications (and the majority of
what I run is open source.)  I *do* have use cases beyond text editing
and email.  A pure Oberon solution would not work here.

> Regards,           ... Peter E.

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