Language Structure

IB Statements

File System

Comet 32 Runtime


Overview of Internet Basic

Welcome to Internet Basic, the fastest and easiest way to create professional Internet and intranet applications. Internet Basic offers a variety of interfaces, including:

The type of interface you choose depends on the type of application you are writing and the requirements of the user. Internet Basic provides the programming tools to meet all of the above needs.

Internet Basic offers many powerful programming features, including:

Internet Basic was designed with efficiency in mind. A good portion of the object code created by the Internet Basic compiler results in calls to a powerful runtime system called Comet. This means extremely small, more efficient object code. This also means that Comet's advanced file management system and communications capabilities are available to all Internet Basic programs.

Internet Basic source programs are divided into three sections: