Re: MOST USEFUL...me confused now
From: Stanley Krute (Stan_at_StanKrute.com)
Date: Sun, 25 Jan 2004 21:23:32 GMT
> want to create mostly
> freeware/shareware utility programs
For client apps, I use and recommend Java.
Cross-platforming works if you're diligent.
For browser-ui apps, I use and recommend
> would also like to be able to
> create a chat room or discussion group type of thing
For that, I'd start with an open-source product,
use it, tweak it, expand it. I use and recommend
phpBB. There are other excellent choices.
Most important: just dive in. Start dog-paddling.
Learn what you need when you need it. Your
key programming skills IMO are diligent organization
and clean concise task breakdown. The language
is just mopup.
who's programmed in way too many languages
and enjoyed parts of 'em all