[futurebasic] Re: Fear and Loathing Guide

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From: MAWRPh@...
Date: Thu, 27 Nov 1997 04:11:21 -0500 (EST)
In a message dated 11/27/97 8:22:48 AM, t88@... wrote:

>I have to agree with this. I worry that one of FB's prime selling points,
>simplicity and ease of use, is going out the window. I too hope that there
>is an excellent tutorial, otherwise I fear the learning curve for FB^3 will
>be so steep it won't be worth my while. Objects, classes, inheritances,
>etc. What about FN's, programs that you can make right away, and not having
>to know all the stuff in that first paragraph?
>
>It is sounding like FB is becoming an expert's environment at the expense
>of simplicity for the newcomers to it. Sounding more and more like C and
>C++.
>
>I hope I am wrong, this is just my current impression.

I have to agree. If FB^3 is considerably different/more difficult to use than
FBII such that I have to start learning all over, I just might stick with
FBII.

Mark