Difference between revisions of "Motivation"

From LibreDevelop
Jump to navigation Jump to search
(Created page with "* Create open source alternative to Embarcadero RAD Studio/Delphi and Delphi compiler. * Because this would require enormous time and effort then build development forge porta...")
 
 
Line 1: Line 1:
 +
=Problems=
 +
 +
* Delphi doesn't run on Linux
 +
* No free non-commercial or free limited commercial license is provided.
 +
* As no free version is available no new programmers will start using Delphi in future
 +
* Delphi installation is too heavy (bloated).
 +
* Offline help contains code examples and other information related to C++ Builder which is not interesting for Delphi programmers.
 +
* Delphi can build multi-platform applications but only for commercially interesting platforms.
 +
 +
=Goals=
 +
 
* Create open source alternative to Embarcadero RAD Studio/Delphi and Delphi compiler.
 
* Create open source alternative to Embarcadero RAD Studio/Delphi and Delphi compiler.
* Because this would require enormous time and effort then build development forge portal suited for project needs. To make common project management tasks fast and easy.
+
* Create community development portal (forge) - to allow to make common project management tasks easy.
 +
* Provide tutorials and learning stuff for new beginners programmers
  
 
[[Category:Main]]
 
[[Category:Main]]

Latest revision as of 13:21, 27 April 2014

Problems[edit]

  • Delphi doesn't run on Linux
  • No free non-commercial or free limited commercial license is provided.
  • As no free version is available no new programmers will start using Delphi in future
  • Delphi installation is too heavy (bloated).
  • Offline help contains code examples and other information related to C++ Builder which is not interesting for Delphi programmers.
  • Delphi can build multi-platform applications but only for commercially interesting platforms.

Goals[edit]

  • Create open source alternative to Embarcadero RAD Studio/Delphi and Delphi compiler.
  • Create community development portal (forge) - to allow to make common project management tasks easy.
  • Provide tutorials and learning stuff for new beginners programmers