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, "Cord Schneider" <pt2tqsyc0z001@s...>
> Gerald has done a fantastic job on Gel
I completely agree.
> thirdly, Gel is a freeware closed-source project written and
> maintained entirely by Gerald Nunn.
This - sadly - is the problem. It seems that Gerald does not have
enough time to support this any more (which is perfectly allright -
it's his decision).
> this in turn would mean that large portions of Gel would have to
> be rewritten (either in Kylix, or Free Pascal using the
> incomplete and non-mature Lazarus code set) to support these
> changed/new components. sure, it may not be
> "hard work" but i am sure it would take more time and
> effort than Gerald is willing to invest.
Again this is perfectly allright, but if GEL was OpenSource then other
people could start digging into the problems of porting this to