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Forum: Coders. C/C++ 01 July 2020, 13:02
Replies: 1
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Posted By Sim085
Use two or more colours in STRING_KIND gadget at the same time.

Hello, I am trying to write a solution that would detect specific keywords in an input string. I was therefore wondering, is there a way how to have different colors in the same string kind gadget? ...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 29 June 2020, 14:21
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By Sim085
From the examples I found on the internet the...

From the examples I found on the internet the hook is simply used to send messages back through IDCMP. Like that it works.

So is the hook function for STRING_KIND only to determine when to raise...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 29 June 2020, 14:05
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By Sim085
In CLI (shell). Just to give an example, if...

In CLI (shell).

Just to give an example, if I put printf in hook function as follows every freezes;


ULONG editfield(struct Hook *hook, struct SGWork *obj, ULONG *msg)
{
...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 29 June 2020, 13:42
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By Sim085
Why printf in hook function freezes everything?

I have another question with regards to hooks. I have added a hook to a STRING_KIND gadget. Everything works fine if I handle the input from as IDCMP_GADGETUP message. However if I put a printf in...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 29 June 2020, 07:43
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By Sim085
Thanks thomas. Will check BOOPSI as well.

Thanks thomas. Will check BOOPSI as well.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 28 June 2020, 18:32
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By Sim085
How to add a hook on Button Kind?

I have managed to add a hook on String Kind but don't seem to find how to add a hook on Button Kind. How to add a hook on a button to be triggered on button click? Is this even allowed? Or clicks on...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 June 2020, 11:52
Replies: 3
Views: 229
Posted By Sim085
Sockets for A1200 motherboard

I am looking to buy sockets for an A1200 motherboard.

From what I can find on the internet the following can all be moved to a socket.

- ODD CIA
- EVEN CIA
- PAULA
- LISA
- GAYLE
- ALICE
Forum: support.Other 08 June 2020, 13:58
Replies: 9
Views: 513
Posted By Sim085
:crying So an Arexx script would also not...

:crying

So an Arexx script would also not work on Workbench 3.1 as the feature is not supported at OS level. Is this correct?
Forum: support.Other 08 June 2020, 08:51
Replies: 9
Views: 513
Posted By Sim085
When I use WBRun to open a drawer I get the below...

When I use WBRun to open a drawer I get the below error:

4.System:> WBRun System:
Couldn't Load "System:"
object is not of required type.

I did try it on other drawers but I get the same...
Forum: support.Other 07 June 2020, 23:46
Replies: 9
Views: 513
Posted By Sim085
Open workbench drawer window from shell

Is there a Shell command to open a Workbench drawer window? Something similar to "start" command for Windows.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 05 June 2020, 00:19
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
Works great. Amazing. :bowdown

Works great. Amazing. :bowdown
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 04 June 2020, 23:40
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
Unfortunately I just discovered that the fix for...

Unfortunately I just discovered that the fix for PROGDIR seems to somehow has an effect on the command line arguments. In summary, the binary name is missing from argv[0].


int main(int argc,...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 04 June 2020, 12:42
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
Hi alkis, Many thanks for this. Yes looks like...

Hi alkis, Many thanks for this. Yes looks like this version works fine. I have attached screenshot below:

http://eab.abime.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=67596&stc=1&d=1591267155

I can see you...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 03 June 2020, 20:52
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
What does "pure" mean? From what I can...

What does "pure" mean?



From what I can see, given the solution is placed in System:C from ZShell it will not work if executed as follows:

System> System:C/SayHello

or
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 03 June 2020, 13:54
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
Is there a way how to get the value of PROGDIR so...

Is there a way how to get the value of PROGDIR so that if this returns empty I can apply some workaround condition? I can try to open and if I get nothing I apply the work around. However was...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 03 June 2020, 13:22
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
Thank you Thomas That is some background I...

Thank you Thomas

That is some background I sure don't have :)
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 03 June 2020, 10:44
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
Here is a screenshot of what I mean. ...

Here is a screenshot of what I mean.

http://eab.abime.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=67583&stc=1&d=1591174111

Above is same solution which I copied to System:C (together with the...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 02 June 2020, 22:04
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
I do not know if anyone knows why this is...

I do not know if anyone knows why this is happening. I am now loading my text file from "PROGDIR:HelloMessage.txt". The strange thing is that this works fine when I execute my program from shell....
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 02 June 2020, 00:01
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
Thank you. This looks exactly what I am looking...

Thank you. This looks exactly what I am looking for.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 01 June 2020, 21:19
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By Sim085
How to read file from executable directory?

I am using fopen to open a file to read this. To this I pass the name of the file I want to read. However the problem is the the path of the file to be read is relative to the location from where the...
Forum: support.Hardware 31 May 2020, 16:30
Replies: 196
Views: 19,642
Posted By Sim085
What is the max MHz the tf1260 can reach. I know...

What is the max MHz the tf1260 can reach. I know a number of cpu's can handle different limits but what about the board itself?
Forum: support.Hardware 27 May 2020, 17:50
Replies: 196
Views: 19,642
Posted By Sim085
Hello, in the video they say the card cost so...

Hello, in the video they say the card cost so much less the 060 cpu. So does this mean one has to buy the card and then try to find the 060 cpu? or the card will still be sold with the 060 cpu but...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 03 May 2020, 10:02
Replies: 9
Views: 809
Posted By Sim085
Thanks bebbo, will go through those...

Thanks bebbo, will go through those implementations.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 01 May 2020, 17:50
Replies: 9
Views: 809
Posted By Sim085
Ok I understand. In that case for the moment will...

Ok I understand. In that case for the moment will try and use the standard libraries and then maybe go through it again and re-write with amiga specific functions.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 01 May 2020, 17:45
Replies: 9
Views: 809
Posted By Sim085
That was another question I was going to ask....

That was another question I was going to ask. Basically I have a simple property file.

key1=value1
key2=value2
etc..

At the moment I am reading the file to memory and then traverse the memory...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 01 May 2020, 17:02
Replies: 9
Views: 809
Posted By Sim085
Reading files and other stuff.

I am writing a small solution, mostly using it as an excuse to write something in C for the Amiga platform.

I have searched over the internet and from what I can see there are at least two...
Forum: Hardware mods 30 April 2020, 21:48
Replies: 330
Views: 39,471
Posted By Sim085
Ok, found the answer, sorry had not seen the...

Ok, found the answer, sorry had not seen the other project.
Forum: Hardware mods 30 April 2020, 21:46
Replies: 330
Views: 39,471
Posted By Sim085
What is the socket next to the Agnus chip for?

What is the socket next to the Agnus chip for?
Forum: support.Hardware 26 April 2020, 10:39
Replies: 23
Views: 1,496
Posted By Sim085
Strange, works for me (opens PDF document...

Strange, works for me (opens PDF document directly).
Try this one. You have to select the model (third entry in table).
http://phase5.a1k.org/manuals.html
Forum: support.Hardware 26 April 2020, 00:09
Replies: 23
Views: 1,496
Posted By Sim085
The manual for the Blizzard 1230 IV can be found...

The manual for the Blizzard 1230 IV can be found here:
http://phase5.a1k.org/files/1230iv.pdf

Information on the 60/70ns jumper can be found on page 4 (German) and page IV (English).
Forum: support.Hardware 23 April 2020, 23:31
Replies: 68
Views: 4,000
Posted By Sim085
Thank you both for the advice. I will not hijack...

Thank you both for the advice. I will not hijack this thread any further but wanted to still share my gratitude for the very detailed answers given :).
Forum: support.Hardware 22 April 2020, 19:20
Replies: 68
Views: 4,000
Posted By Sim085
Hi Vipersan, sorry to hijack your thread a...

Hi Vipersan, sorry to hijack your thread a little. I am planning to do same mod to my rev6a motherboard. How did you solder those header pins to the motherboard? I do not recall those are...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 April 2020, 22:04
Replies: 234
Views: 38,911
Posted By Sim085
Thanks Eriond for the very detailed explanation....

Thanks Eriond for the very detailed explanation. Much appreciated.
Forum: support.Hardware 21 April 2020, 10:06
Replies: 234
Views: 38,911
Posted By Sim085
Does this mean one would not need to mod a rev6a...

Does this mean one would not need to mod a rev6a motherboard as described here (http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1362770&postcount=141) (http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1362770&postcount=141)...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 April 2020, 23:28
Replies: 8
Views: 777
Posted By Sim085
I use the table at the end of this page for...

I use the table at the end of this page for reference:
https://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=1478
Forum: support.Hardware 19 April 2020, 20:19
Replies: 3
Views: 677
Posted By Sim085
Can CPU run at different clock speed than FastRAM?

I have added a FastRAM + IDE card to an A500. This does not has a crystal on it and runs at 7Mhz like everything else. Now, I have seen some open source projects which can run a CPU at 14Mhz. If the...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 April 2020, 23:22
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By Sim085
Thanks demolition for all the information. It has...

Thanks demolition for all the information. It has been a nice history lesson for me :)
Forum: support.Hardware 18 April 2020, 15:48
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By Sim085
I guess then this confirms the rev2B I have is...

I guess then this confirms the rev2B I have is definitely an Escom as that in the photo is an Escom A1200 motherboard.

Are there any other documented changes Escom did to the A1200 and what they...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 April 2020, 13:39
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By Sim085
To be honest it did not even pass through my mind...

To be honest it did not even pass through my mind to try it. I am more after the "history" of it all. I am pretty sure it will work but will try it out. I do not play any games from Floppy Disks...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 April 2020, 00:13
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By Sim085
Do I have an Escom A1200 motherboard? or not?

A couple of years ago my A1200 motherboard no longer worked and therefore I had to buy a new one. To replace it I bought another rev2B motherboard like the one I had.

Today I was testing the...
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