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Post Posted March 26th, 2005, 11:26 am

just curious
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Post Posted March 26th, 2005, 11:29 am

C++ for the compiled bits. XUL, Javascript, XBL and CSS for the user interface. Perl for the build system and bug tracker.

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Post Posted March 26th, 2005, 2:29 pm

What are the "compiled bits"?
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Post Posted March 26th, 2005, 2:59 pm

The part of the program that actually does stuff.
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Post Posted March 26th, 2005, 3:16 pm

More or less. The part that lies below the user interface.

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Post Posted May 24th, 2010, 5:49 am

what C++ GUI framework use?? QT, MFC, or what ??

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Post Posted May 24th, 2010, 6:12 am

raedbenz...
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