Linked by Eugenia Loli on Mon 11th Jul 2005 00:25 UTC
General Development In the Japanese edition of his latest book, Bjarne Stroustrup added an extended essay, reflecting on C++ use over the last decade, and presenting plausible directions for the next revision of the C++ standard. Download the PDF to see what he has to say.
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RE: Say no to GUI standard!
by kaiwai on Mon 11th Jul 2005 05:31 UTC in reply to "Say no to GUI standard!"
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No, I think the issue with a standard widget kit would be this; you would have the majority of the companies support it, then Microsoft would want to embrace and extend it.

The best alternative, however, it GTK and GTKmm - although not perfect, I am sure with some decent money thrown at it, it can be cleaned up, better documented, and a nicer RAD tool can be developed for it.

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