[Haskell] Newbie quick questions
duncan.coutts at worcester.oxford.ac.uk
Tue Oct 4 06:46:42 EDT 2005
On Tue, 2005-10-04 at 11:31 +0100, Jon Fairbairn wrote:
> On 2005-10-04 at 00:01EDT Mike Crowe wrote:
> > Hi folks,
> > I ran across Haskell at the Great Win32 Computer Language Shootout. A
> > friend approached me with a potential large application to develop. The
> > idea of a language which can reduce time to design and make better code
> > is very intriguing.
> > 1) Can I develop a Windows application to sell? Or is Haskell not
> > really geared for that?
> I don't see any reason why not, though the GUI aspect of
> Haskell is as well developed as some other aspects of the
Gtk2Hs and wxHaskell both support Windows and both are distributed under
the LGPL (or a license very similar to the LGPL) so are suitable for
developing proprietary applications.
Both libraries are nearing maturity; both are approaching 1.0 releases.
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