31669RE: [peditors] hi...
- Apr 9, 2013I also miss pToolSet, though I'm on my second Android.
John Messeder, JAFPR, MBS
Member, Society of Environmental Journalists
Member, National Society of Newspaper Columnists
On Apr 8, 2013 12:18 PM, "Markley Jr, John" <jmmjr@...> wrote:
> Hi Paul-
> I moved to Android which is working reasonably well for me, but I too miss
> Palm, especially pToolSet plus DateBk.
> I'm mainly a GUI user, although I do use the Mac command line (Terminal)
> to manipulate my Android devices some, but I've never gotten into Unix the
> way I did with your lovely pScripting language.
> ~ John
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [email@example.com] on behalf of
> Paul Nevai [nevai@...-state.edu]
> Sent: Monday, April 08, 2013 6:53 AM
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> Subject: [peditors] hi...
> Hi Guys:
> It's good to hear from all of you...
> I no longer use palms and fully moved to iPhones and iPads. However, I miss
> the Palm functionality. Of course, these days, it is easy to be connected
> my desktop no matter where I am and nothing beats unix when it comes to
> organizing one's life.
> When Palm went out of business, I bought a bunch of brand new Palm Centros
> (Sprint) thinking that I need to stock up but then I quickly moved to
> when the 4S came out (and still have it). I also bought a bunch of high
> capacity batteries. Now they all sit unused on my bookshelf.
> So instead of developing pedit/pToolSet, I keep writing unix shell programs
> that are fun fun fun.
> I moved my JFile databases to unix too. I use unix tools to manage my data.
> For my calendars and to do lists I use pcal combined with the standard unix
> tools. E.g., I write "c bozid" in the terminal window and I get:
> 03/24 Bozidar Benc died in 2004 in Croatia
> (how sad).
> The thing about unix is that I am pretty sure that it will survive me as
> opposed to all those here today and gone tomorrow OSs.
> BTW, when I say "Unix" I mean OS X. E.g., I write this email with mutt and
> emacs in the terminal application of my Mac.
> Best regards, Paul
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