lisagraf

Ray Arachelian ray at arachelian.com
Mon Nov 6 10:39:45 CST 2006


Chris M wrote:
> what were these routines writtenw in originally? (C
> presumably I suppose, though one could only wonder why
> they werent written in assembly TBW)
>
>   
Pascal.  Most of the Lisa OS and Mac was written in Pascal.

QuickDraw was written by Bill Atkinson.  I'm sorry, it was originally
called LisaGraf, and renamed to QuickDraw on the Mac. :-)


Lots of good stuff here:

http://www.folklore.org/StoryView.py?project=Macintosh&story=Busy_Being_Born.txt
http://www.folklore.org/StoryView.py?project=Macintosh&story=Busy_Being_Born,_Part_2.txt





More information about the cctech mailing list