ANNOUNCE - graphics package

Olivier Lefevre <>
Fri Jan 16 21:11:34 CET 2004

> IMHO the ex11 graphics stuff is *much* easier to program than TCL since
> you can *directly* hit the X protocol level.
> In TCL/TK you have to *change languages* to do real tricky stuff (ie you 
> can no longer program in TCL to do tricky things but have to change to C)

Agreed! So ex11 is sort of like Swing for Erlang, albeit running only on Unix(-ish)
platforms. Did I get that right?

-- O.L.

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