[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Does size matter?

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From: tedd <tedd@...>
Date: Fri, 15 Oct 1999 09:41:59 -0400
>Dear tedd
>> Considering that all of the programs I have, and those new ones that I see,
>> are using windows considerably larger (i.e., minimum of 13") -- my question
>> is: What size monitor does the group feel is a reasonable size to expect in
>> developing a new program? If possible, please cite your reasons.
>I think minimum size is dependent on the users.
>If you develop program for all users including old PLUS size window
>and CPU power is not a problem,
>you should stick to this smallest traditional size.
>I use mainly XGA mode and optionally 16" mode.
>My target user is 640x 400 minimum (PowerBookUser B/W) for a project PLUS
>size for another project.



BTW - It's funny that your name is also the name of my first commercial
software package -- namely MASA (Micro Assisted Seismic Analysis) -- it ran
on an old Apple II computer. It was the first seismic modeling workstation
for the oil and gas industry (circa 1981).


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