> A discussion was raised here before which, if I recall correctly, made a
> mentioning of Basic tools for Palm. Making compilers as such available is
> adverse to the motive of Windows Mobile and this started a small flamewar.
> The final conclusion was that applications should be written in C/C++ or
> at least ported to those (and related) languages.
BASIC tools for the Palm are quite sophisticated and are available for
and Windows Mobile as well so they aren't platform-specific.