[futurebasic] Re: [FB] open source oak

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From: tedd <tedd@...>
Date: Sun, 9 May 1999 19:51:07 -0400
>tedd said:
>>   Ross's Army Knife program _is_ OAK
>>   and they don't have the incentive to upgrade it to work system 8.
>>   So, OAK is a dead-end and that's one of the dangers a user has
>>   in trying to help a small developer company by buying their product.
>>   However, I support such efforts regardless.
>say, tedd, do you know if ross would be interested in
>turning the oak source code into open source?
>it wouldn't have to be for the whole world --
>it could just be open to people on this list,
>or whoever paid ross a fee in order to take part,
>or whatever.
>but it seems that the talent of this list
>could be used to give oak a second life.


It sounds like a good idea, but you'll have to locate and talk to Ross. My
guess is that it won't happen, but I've been wrong before.


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