Tried to respond off the list but the email address above doesn't work.
If you can't locate someone from lower mainland BC, I'm from Ontario.
Terry Blaker wrote:
> I am a semi-retired business consultant. Over the last 20 years I have
> written and supported many procedures for the accounting program
> by Q.W. Page in Toronto. The original NewViews was a single-user, DOS
> based application and incorporated its own interpretative procedure
> language which is very similar to BASIC.
> The new version is a multi-user, platform independent application and no
> longer supports the original NewViews Procedure Language. It uses Tcl/Tk
> scripting. My clients are anxious to upgrade to the new program. All the
> procedures I have written will need to be re-written in Tcl/Tk. I have no
> experience in scripting languages and I don't have the time or the
> inclination to learn. I am looking for someone who is fluent in Tcl/Tk
> who is willing to work with me to rewrite these applications.
> I am looking for someone in the Lower Mainland area of BC Canada who is
> willing to do piece work on this project. Fees are negotiable and they
> be generous. This is a NOW project - the sooner the better. Some
> experience with accounting applications would help but would not be
> BTW, once the switch to the new program is complete, all of these clients
> will need ongoing support and I will want the new programmer to take on
> this work so that I can completely retire.
> Best wishes