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Well, I consider myself a Mac guy at heart... But... 1,346 Views / 27 Replies  
Well, I consider myself a Mac guy at heart... But I'm starting my own business and I was having too many issues trying to develop on my powerbook. For one, I kept having to borrow my wife's PC...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 26, 2005 at 02:41 PM, in Developer Center
BTW, if I could write code in Objective-C and... 1,346 Views / 27 Replies  
BTW, if I could write code in Objective-C and deploy it on Windows as a second-class citizen to my Mac version, I would. But it doesn't require a vast amount of evaluating to come to the conclusion...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 23, 2005 at 11:44 AM, in Developer Center
ok. What follows is an oversimplification... But... 1,346 Views / 27 Replies  
ok. What follows is an oversimplification... But I think you can extend this out in a number of ways and come to essentially the same conclusion.

(# of PC users in the genera of your application)...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 23, 2005 at 11:30 AM, in Developer Center
Thats good to know... I am going through lots of... 1,346 Views / 27 Replies  
Thats good to know... I am going through lots of work and $3000 out of my pocket to use a toolkit that will 1) Allow my applications to work on a Mac, and 2) that I trust.... (I don't know enough...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 23, 2005 at 10:14 AM, in Developer Center
There is no doubt in my mind that there ARE... 1,346 Views / 27 Replies  
There is no doubt in my mind that there ARE successful companies that make exclusively Mac software. But unfortunately, I cannot provide you with links to all the dead companies that did, or wanted...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 23, 2005 at 10:07 AM, in Developer Center
I'm developing my applications on a Mac, from the... 1,346 Views / 27 Replies  
I'm developing my applications on a Mac, from the viewpoint of a Mac user. But competition in the software industry is difficult enough, even when you target 99% of the market. It is even more...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 23, 2005 at 09:28 AM, in Developer Center
Hi Flatcatch, Glad you're getting back to... 1,346 Views / 27 Replies  
Hi Flatcatch,

Glad you're getting back to Mac. I wrote a few small things in Objective-C but could not get myself motivated to write anything big in it. After being a Java guy, I had a very...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 20, 2005 at 09:21 AM, in Developer Center
I guess I was just making humor out of the... 718 Views / 8 Replies  
I guess I was just making humor out of the professors interesting choice of terminology.

It would be like saying "Microsoft Visual C++ is the native Windows compiler"... The terminology comes from...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 16, 2005 at 09:15 AM, in Developer Center
Yes and no. The Mono project is an open source... 566 Views / 1 Replies  
Yes and no. The Mono project is an open source project sponsored by Novell. They have come a long way very fast and it appears to be gathering some momentum. But the framework does not include the...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 16, 2005 at 09:10 AM, in Developer Center
What, you guys have never heard of the "native... 718 Views / 8 Replies  
What, you guys have never heard of the "native unix compiler"?... lol... It creates universal binaries that run across all versions of Unix all the way back to the very first version of Unix. Though...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 15, 2005 at 01:37 PM, in Developer Center
Yeah, thats very bad. I've know about Apples... 1,866 Views / 13 Replies  
Yeah, thats very bad. I've know about Apples performance woes with Java for 1.5 years now. I just assumed that eventually they would figure out what the problem was. I guess not.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 15, 2005 at 01:34 PM, in Developer Center
Based on Sun's spending habbits, me thinks Sun is... 1,013 Views / 15 Replies  
Based on Sun's spending habbits, me thinks Sun is planning to get bought out by Microsoft. Who knows, maybe Microsoft wants to pull an Open BSD on the Open Solaris code for a future operating system.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 14, 2005 at 05:09 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I'm with you. Give me something to hang on to. ... 14,919 Views / 115 Replies  
I'm with you. Give me something to hang on to. Viva la booty!
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 14, 2005 at 05:06 PM, in MacNN Lounge
This is exactly what I was looking for! Thank... 781 Views / 6 Replies  
This is exactly what I was looking for! Thank you.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 10, 2005 at 05:02 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Venture Capital 781 Views / 6 Replies  
Can anybody provide me with guidance on finding an investor for a software product I am developing?

Thanks!
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 10, 2005 at 02:22 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Java works great under OSX, so you should be very... 878 Views / 8 Replies  
Java works great under OSX, so you should be very happy, toffe. It is slightly slower than windows, imo, but its perfectly useable, especially on current hardware.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 10, 2005 at 11:12 AM, in Developer Center
He's a virgin, leave him alone ;) 67,605 Views / 50 Replies  
He's a virgin, leave him alone ;)
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 10, 2005 at 09:47 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Good point... And I think its important to note... 1,487 Views / 31 Replies  
Good point... And I think its important to note an observation... AMD pays alot of attention to benchmarks... Don't get me wrong, I do believe AMD is currently ahead of Intel, but not as much as...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 10, 2005 at 09:36 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Yummm.. I was worried that she was trying to lose... 67,605 Views / 50 Replies  
Yummm.. I was worried that she was trying to lose it. I like big butts and I cannot lie.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 10, 2005 at 09:33 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Except that you're theory forgets to consider... 3,284 Views / 55 Replies  
Except that you're theory forgets to consider that Apple only needs to worry about its own hardware configurations, not EVERY hardware configuration.

I bet MS could have Longhorn out within a few...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 10, 2005 at 09:31 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Because it wasn't all that interesting... Anybody... 3,284 Views / 55 Replies  
Because it wasn't all that interesting... Anybody that had a brain knew where OSX came from, and could therefore assume that it worked on x86 even to this day.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 10, 2005 at 09:24 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I didn't see the video.. But keep in mind that a... 1,487 Views / 31 Replies  
I didn't see the video.. But keep in mind that a G5 is slower than a G4 at the same Ghz. And a Pentium M is significantly faster than a P4 at the same Ghz.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 10, 2005 at 09:23 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I think so. I thought so as soon as I heard the... 1,148 Views / 17 Replies  
I think so. I thought so as soon as I heard the annoucement. The risks of this are astronomical for Steve Jobs, so there almost HAS to be more than meets the eye.

We know that Apple will vendor...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 9, 2005 at 09:46 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Are you kidding? MS changes their development... 2,065 Views / 75 Replies  
Are you kidding? MS changes their development paradigms every 1.5 years. And is Microsoft beginning a transition to XAML based apps, or am I just having a dream? Longhorn is a bigger transition...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 7, 2005 at 01:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Ok. First you need to recount... that brings it... 6,234 Views / 14 Replies  
Ok. First you need to recount... that brings it down to 15. Next, I'm pretty sure that 7.7 is greater than 7.6, so you can unbold the G5.

So G5 won in 14 of 21 tests, P4 won in 5 test, and 2...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 7, 2005 at 01:48 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I feel a little better after reviewing some of... 914 Views / 22 Replies  
I feel a little better after reviewing some of the details... and it looks easy enough to dual compile... BUT, who is psychologically prepared to spend $2000 on a machine with a dead archietecture?
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 6, 2005 at 05:28 PM, in MacNN Lounge
What the heck are they going to sell for the next year? 914 Views / 22 Replies  
Ok. Setting aside any questions we have about the advantages of Intel processors over PowerPC processors, what the heck is Apple going to sell for the next YEAR while waiting???!?!?!!?!

I was...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Jun 6, 2005 at 04:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Hi. I don't know the answer to your question,... 628 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi. I don't know the answer to your question, but you should try re-asking the question at this forum:

http://www.solidsteel.nl/users/wxwidgets/
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 16, 2005 at 11:30 AM, in Developer Center
They probably just said, "Let's make Java work in... 1,239 Views / 10 Replies  
They probably just said, "Let's make Java work in 10.4 but not spend much time, since Java 5 will be out shortly"
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 12, 2005 at 03:57 PM, in macOS
Not yet. Is that on ADC? 1,239 Views / 10 Replies  
Not yet. Is that on ADC?
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 12, 2005 at 01:00 PM, in macOS
Java is slower in Tiger 1,239 Views / 10 Replies  
Eclipse runs noticably slower. I also just happen to be benchmarking some routines that I wrote in C++ against Java, so I have the quantifiable numbers... In 10.3.x, I could add 1 million...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 12, 2005 at 10:04 AM, in macOS
Not if the update is included on the DVD. 564 Views / 2 Replies  
Not if the update is included on the DVD.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 12, 2005 at 09:59 AM, in macOS
Are you saying you don't want to download my new... 800 Views / 4 Replies  
Are you saying you don't want to download my new screensaver Widget? Opening dashboard, loading my widget, and maximizing it will save wear and tear on your screen until your systems real...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 9, 2005 at 01:06 PM, in Developer Center
For the improved responsiveness of navigating in... 6,082 Views / 81 Replies  
For the improved responsiveness of navigating in Finder, XCode 2.0, and Widgets, its worth $129 to me... WAY faster at opening directories full of images... WAY faster!

P.S. No major problems.....
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 7, 2005 at 11:27 PM, in macOS
I just installed Tiger on a Lacie external DVD... 710 Views / 3 Replies  
I just installed Tiger on a Lacie external DVD with NO PROBLEMS whatsoever. I just installed the disk, clicked the Install Icon, and away I went. Works perfect.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 7, 2005 at 10:10 PM, in macOS
Thank you. I was pounding my head on against the... 967 Views / 7 Replies  
Thank you. I was pounding my head on against the wall all day long trying to get connected. I shortened my computer name, and was INSTANTLY online. If I ever win lotto, I'm sharing it with you.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 7, 2005 at 10:03 PM, in macOS
I concur. OSX is a WONDERFUL platform to develop... 1,161 Views / 12 Replies  
I concur. OSX is a WONDERFUL platform to develop (and use) Java on!!!!
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 7, 2005 at 01:39 PM, in Developer Center
Well, I'm glad we've ripped the original poster... 1,282 Views / 13 Replies  
Well, I'm glad we've ripped the original poster to shreds. What if he had a distribution deal with Wal-Mart? haha... But yeah.. Usually the guy with the idea is the guy that makes the money... So,...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 6, 2005 at 11:43 PM, in Developer Center
The convenience of having a built in database for... 924 Views / 6 Replies  
The convenience of having a built in database for writing these simple little apps really appealed to me (and still does). When I first got RealBasic I decided I was going to write a book and I was...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 6, 2005 at 11:34 PM, in Developer Center
Just a quick update; It appears as if the next... 924 Views / 6 Replies  
Just a quick update; It appears as if the next version of Real Basic will not contain one of its biggest limitations.


http://www.mactech.com/news/?p=1007390
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 6, 2005 at 12:36 PM, in Developer Center
I've played around with RealBasic. I think its... 924 Views / 6 Replies  
I've played around with RealBasic. I think its pretty slick. This isn't a comprehensive list. These are just some of my observations;

Plus:

- You will be up and running overnight with your...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on May 2, 2005 at 06:02 PM, in Developer Center
JEdit is pretty light... its written in Java. 834 Views / 9 Replies  
JEdit is pretty light... its written in Java.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Apr 30, 2005 at 02:14 PM, in Developer Center
XCode Code Sense with C++ 982 Views / 0 Replies  
Hi.

Anybody know what's wrong with code completion? I'm unable to make it work with C++. I'm using <string> from the STL. example code:

string *mystring=new string();
mystring->

...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Apr 27, 2005 at 09:36 PM, in Developer Center
Ok. I'm embarrassed to say it... It was 1.1 ..... 3,321 Views / 26 Replies  
Ok. I'm embarrassed to say it... It was 1.1 .. For some reason I assumed that it was being updated when I did my System Updates...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Apr 26, 2005 at 11:35 PM, in Developer Center
BTW, I don't think the version I was using had... 3,321 Views / 26 Replies  
BTW, I don't think the version I was using had "Standard C++ Tool" as an option. And NO, I'm not uninstalling the update to see.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Apr 26, 2005 at 11:20 PM, in Developer Center
Thanks for all the help. I downloaded XCode 1.5... 3,321 Views / 26 Replies  
Thanks for all the help. I downloaded XCode 1.5 tonight and its much much better. I'm liking it a whole lot more.
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Apr 26, 2005 at 11:17 PM, in Developer Center
Thats a thought!!! XCode 2.0 has a 2 way UML... 3,321 Views / 26 Replies  
Thats a thought!!! XCode 2.0 has a 2 way UML Tool... :cool:
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Apr 26, 2005 at 04:28 PM, in Developer Center
I didn't "miss" it. I just don't know what a... 3,321 Views / 26 Replies  
I didn't "miss" it. I just don't know what a "tool" is. Can you define that for me? I just want a standard C++ project. When it says tool, I don't know if this is linked with some special library...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Apr 26, 2005 at 11:59 AM, in Developer Center
Thanks for all the help. As you can see I get... 3,321 Views / 26 Replies  
Thanks for all the help. As you can see I get crabby when things don't work right....

KDevelop looks awesome. I surfed the fink site, though, and it says that KDevelop is not stable on OSX yet. ...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Apr 26, 2005 at 10:14 AM, in Developer Center
I've never heard of a bug that arbitrarily... 3,321 Views / 26 Replies  
I've never heard of a bug that arbitrarily removes features from the application's menu...
Posted by TampaDeveloper, on Apr 25, 2005 at 09:38 PM, in Developer Center
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