Most elegant way to disable all BASIC functionality?

Tor Lillqvist tml at
Sun Feb 26 22:05:59 PST 2012

> The whole discussion is non-technical. Removing Basic from the product
> would not be a technical decision.

Maybe not, but *how* do do it (which is what I ask) is a technical question.

> I would find it counter-productive to make the product less useful for
> fear that, maybe, Apple would object to it.

Of course anybody is free to submit (once licensing issues have been
resolved, presumably) for App Store review an app based on our code
that *does* include BASIC functionality. It wold be fairly trivial to
replace the current small number of places where $(OS) == "IOS" is
checked with checks for $(DISABLE_INTERPRETERS) == "TRUE" or somesuch


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