Wouldn't it save you time if you could drag Notes design elements from a palette and place them on your form, subform etc?
Building on Andrew Pollacks idea fragments of script, or formula language could be user defined drag and droppable design elements.
And wouldn't it also be good to have ...
I'd like it split into three click-to-sort columns, form, field name, data type
This would especially be handy when doing maintenance on "other people's applications"/applications that have unpredictable data-types.
Person first_name (String)
Person last_name (String)
Person date_of_birth (Date)
Person debt (Number)
Or a bad ...
[warning: lots of jargon]
This won't get many promotes, though I think it would be great to have.
Domain Specific languages are getting more and more interest. Now notes formula language owns a lot of similarities with domain specific languages.
With ANTLR and other tools on the Java side, there ...