Press Release Summary:
Suited for creating cross-platform software for Windows, Macintosh and Linux, REALbasic 2007 Rel 2 features incrimental compiler that compiles only parts of the project that have changed. Code folding functionality supports collapsing and expanding blocks of code in code editor, and Debugger shows values of objects including RecordSets, ListBoxes, PopupMenus, and ComboBoxes. EditField supports saving and loading styled text content in RTF format.
Original Press Release:
REAL Software Ships REALbasic 2007 Release 2; Adds Incremental Compiler, Improves Code Editor and Debugger
AUSTIN, Texas, April 2 /-- REAL Software, provider of REALbasic, cross-platform that really works, announced that REALbasic 2007 Release 2 is shipping today. In addition to the 18 new features and over 100 bug fixes that Release 2 provides, REALbasic 2007 Release 2 offers significant improvements to the incremental compiler and debugger. REALbasic 2007 Release 2 was built and developed with REALbasic 2007.
REALbasic 2007 Release 2 includes the following new features:
o Incremental Compilation - The REALbasic compiler now compiles only the
parts of the project that have changed since the last compile. This
results in faster compilation and improved developer productivity. With
a larger project, compilation is often twice as fast.
o Code Folding - REALbasic now supports collapsing and expanding blocks of
code in the code editor. This makes code easier to debug and maintain.
o Debugger Improvements - The REALbasic debugger has been improved in
several ways. The debugger now shows the values of more objects,
including RecordSets, ListBoxes, PopupMenus, and ComboBoxes, while
debugging. The debugger also now allows more application properties and
variables to be changed while debugging.
o RTF Support - The EditField now supports saving and loading styled text
content in the RTF format.
REAL Software continues to deliver on its promise of a 90-day rapid release model to offer new technologies to users as they become available.
REALbasic is a full-featured software development environment suited to creating all kinds of applications, from utilities to enterprise-class applications. REALbasic Standard Edition for Windows or Mac is priced at $200, with an introductory price of $99. REALbasic for Linux Standard Edition is offered for free. REALbasic Professional Edition, required for cross- platform deployment, is $500. REALbasic is available now and can be downloaded directly from REAL Software at realsoftware.com/download.
About REAL Software
REAL Software provides REALbasic, Cross-Platform That Really Works, for people who want to create and deliver cross-platform software for Windows, Macintosh and Linux. REALbasic is highly compatible with Visual Basic and includes a utility to help migrate Visual Basic applications cross-platform to Macintosh and Linux. REAL Software was founded in 1996 and is based in Austin, Texas. For more information visit www.realsoftware.com or call 512.328.7325.
Source: REAL Software
CONTACT: Dana Mason for REAL Software, +1-512-328-7325
Web site: www.realsoftware.com/