Musings on an Erlang GUI System.

Vlad Dumitrescu <>
Mon Feb 17 20:16:23 CET 2003

> Of course the GUI, lets say an editor, and a printout, lets say the
> doc it edits would be two different "images".
> But why not use the same drawing commands for both?

The GUI also includes menus, toolbars, dialogs and other things that IMHO
just don't need to be rendered to paper. Sometimes it is best to use the
best tool that fits the purpose. If that happens to be an all-round tool,
okay! And if not, not.


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