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REALbasic Cross-Platform Application Development by Mark Choate

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Chapter 7. Console Programming and the Shell

THERE ARE TWO BASIC TYPES OF applications you can create using REALbasic: a desktop application and a console application. You have already seen how to create a desktop application in Chapter 5 and now, in this chapter, you will see how to create a console application. The capability to create console applications requires the Professional version of REALbasic. However, if you do not have the Professional version, you can still execute the examples, but they will run for only 5 minutes at a time and work for 10 days.

Prior to introducing console applications, however, I will introduce the Shell class, which is a class that can be used in either desktop applications or console applications, but which ...

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