Re: TPU on MAC OS-X ? - VMS

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    >If you want TPU to colorize your text, you can write the TPU code to
    >do it. Yes, it can be done on color capable displays. The fact that
    >no one has bothered has to do with the value of using a superior
    >editor and superior programming languages that don't need such crutches.


    Occams Razor:

    Perhaps the fact nobody has "bothered" to do is because it is viewed as
    primitive and people just go use another editor, or are driven to use another
    platform which does support more user friendly tools.

    Or you may be right.




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    Paul Raulerson schrieb:

    >> If you want TPU to colorize your text, you can write the TPU code to
    >> do it. Yes, it can be done on color capable displays. The fact that
    >> no one has bothered has to do with the value of using a superior
    >> editor and superior programming languages that don't need such crutches.

    >
    > Occams Razor:
    >
    > Perhaps the fact nobody has "bothered" to do is because it is viewed as
    > primitive and people just go use another editor, or are driven to use another
    > platform which does support more user friendly tools.
    >
    > Or you may be right.
    >


    Most likely both - depending on when the user started to use VMS.

    Martin
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