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Forum: News 18 January 2022, 08:01
Replies: 55
Views: 10,014
Posted By Warty
I work in a regulated industry, and we have to be...

I work in a regulated industry, and we have to be very clear about signatures on quality documents. Fairly recently, it was determined we could sign scanned documents electronically... All we had to...
Forum: Coders. System 18 January 2022, 07:56
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Warty
Yep, that's what I ended up doing. It's fine. I...

Yep, that's what I ended up doing. It's fine. I needed to do some magic in there anyway, as I wanted a callback function in case people want to cancel an operation part way through.

I have to say...
Forum: Coders. System 17 January 2022, 21:12
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Warty
The system definitely has progress bars in use,...

The system definitely has progress bars in use, at least in 3.2, but I don't know HOW it's doing it.

I did play around with the REQTYPE_PROGRESS type, and it opens a window with a progress bar....
Forum: Coders. System 17 January 2022, 19:43
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Warty
Spelunking in the header files, I noticed all...

Spelunking in the header files, I noticed all this beautiful stuff, going all the way back to 2.1 NDK:
/**********************************
* progress window type attributes *...
Forum: Coders. System 17 January 2022, 18:01
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Warty
Using system requesters for info dialog and progress bar? (OS 3.2)

I'm getting to the point where I need to actually let the user know about status of in-progress copy actions, and failures, errors, that sort of thing. Before I roll my own status/progress window,...
Forum: News 10 January 2022, 22:55
Replies: 31
Views: 4,396
Posted By Warty
Honestly.. this makes me want a 1200 just so I...

Honestly.. this makes me want a 1200 just so I can use that beautiful piece of custom keyboard kit. WOW. (A1200s are cool for many reasons of course, but I never had one back in the day, and have...
Forum: Coders. System 10 January 2022, 22:52
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By Warty
Ok, I modified to unlock only after I got what I...

Ok, I modified to unlock only after I got what I needed out of that window object. Thanks again!
Forum: Coders. System 10 January 2022, 00:01
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By Warty
Thanks for the pointers, Thomas! That was exactly...

Thanks for the pointers, Thomas! That was exactly what I needed.

I haven't done much with Layers yet, but I'll have to dig into them more when I get around to needing to show the icons dragging...
Forum: Coders. System 09 January 2022, 19:01
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By Warty
Finding out which window is in front of another?

Situation: I have 3 windows open, and am dragging an object from the front-most window, and want to drop it on one of the other 2 windows. I drag it to a place where windows 2 and 3 happen to...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 September 2021, 16:05
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By Warty
I believe you get a video signal with a 3000 even...

I believe you get a video signal with a 3000 even when the daughter board is removed. It won’t boot of course.

You might try swapping a known good Denise, etc in. Let’s hope it’s the PSU.
Forum: support.Hardware 25 September 2021, 06:33
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By Warty
When you say "blue"... that's the screen is blue?...

When you say "blue"... that's the screen is blue? So there is video?

You also mentioned the LEDs don't change, but does that mean it's showing a solid green power LED?

Can you pull the PSU...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 September 2021, 19:00
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By Warty
Have you tried swapping the PSU from the one you...

Have you tried swapping the PSU from the one you have that works? Or measuring the voltage on the different lines?

I do suspect the battery corrosion of course but….

Err, you’ve tried both...
Forum: Coders. System 22 September 2021, 16:12
Replies: 12
Views: 2,386
Posted By Warty
Doh. It's right there: ...

Doh. It's right there:
workbench.library/WBInfo workbench.library/WBInfo

NAME
WBInfo - Bring up the Information requester (V39)

...
Forum: Coders. System 21 September 2021, 15:55
Replies: 12
Views: 2,386
Posted By Warty
arf! that's the heart of the problem indeed. So...

arf! that's the heart of the problem indeed. So far, so good though... (and that includes walking away in the middle and working on a serial-syncing program for retro-to-modern computers). Long ways...
Forum: Coders. System 19 September 2021, 16:32
Replies: 12
Views: 2,386
Posted By Warty
I mentioned the 3.5 thing just because the readme...

I mentioned the 3.5 thing just because the readme for RAWBInfo (on Aminet) was requiring 3.5 as a requirement, and was clearly written for that, so I didn't really have much expectation that a...
Forum: Coders. System 19 September 2021, 04:53
Replies: 12
Views: 2,386
Posted By Warty
No, I just copied over the WBInfo file, on top of...

No, I just copied over the WBInfo file, on top of the 3.2 stuff. I'm crazy, but not that crazy.
Forum: Coders. System 19 September 2021, 04:52
Replies: 12
Views: 2,386
Posted By Warty
Awesome, thanks for adding that to your list.

Awesome, thanks for adding that to your list.
Forum: Coders. System 19 September 2021, 04:51
Replies: 12
Views: 2,386
Posted By Warty
I don't seem to have retained any REXX knowledge,...

I don't seem to have retained any REXX knowledge, and looked over an intro REXX thread here today, and literally nothing seemed familiar. I'm sure I'll need to learn some, but hopefully not much. :)
Forum: Coders. System 18 September 2021, 21:08
Replies: 12
Views: 2,386
Posted By Warty
Opening RAWBInfo from console (3.2)

I would like to be able to script the opening of the RAWBInfo window for a given file. In the version of RAWBInfo I found on aminet, the AutodocArt has this little quote:
EXTRAS
The Installer...
Forum: support.Amix 15 September 2021, 05:15
Replies: 11
Views: 7,675
Posted By Warty
Ah, ok, thanks. double bummer. Well,...

Ah, ok, thanks. double bummer.

Well, someday I'll see if I can do some diagnostics on those 2 maybe-HD floppies.
Forum: support.Amix 15 September 2021, 05:15
Replies: 11
Views: 7,675
Posted By Warty
I meant that the floppy drives were all toast....

I meant that the floppy drives were all toast. Which I am personally sad about, because there were 2 in there that I am pretty sure were HD floppies, and I think I could have convinced Ray (the...
Forum: support.Amix 15 September 2021, 05:12
Replies: 11
Views: 7,675
Posted By Warty
Err, which box? The carton that it's sitting on...

Err, which box? The carton that it's sitting on is an A1000 that Ray is going to get up on eBay one of these days. It's nice, has an Insider 1MB expansion board in it (with original docs for that,...
Forum: support.Amix 14 September 2021, 06:05
Replies: 11
Views: 7,675
Posted By Warty
Had a chance to get to the shop on Saturday and...

Had a chance to get to the shop on Saturday and work on it for a few hours. All the floppies that were in the box with it tested bad. Including 2 that looked like they were HD Amiga floppies. I...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 September 2021, 22:47
Replies: 98
Views: 11,179
Posted By Warty
that site is really cool. Love the Workbench...

that site is really cool. Love the Workbench theme, it's nicely done.

Add my amigas. The working ones anyway.
Forum: Amiga scene 13 September 2021, 22:31
Replies: 22
Views: 3,805
Posted By Warty
I don't have IBrowse, but AWeb also worked fine...

I don't have IBrowse, but AWeb also worked fine for gopher. But it's just a lot of app to load up to look at gopher space.

The AmiTCP: assign... what kind of folder are you pointing it at? I don't...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 September 2021, 16:29
Replies: 22
Views: 3,805
Posted By Warty
I found an X-Surf (v1), bought Roadshow, and...

I found an X-Surf (v1), bought Roadshow, and wow... it just kind of worked out of the box. Classic networking is generally such a pain, but that was painless.

Anyway, AmiGemini works great! The...
Forum: Coders. System 11 September 2021, 20:59
Replies: 2
Views: 1,064
Posted By Warty
Thanks Thomas! I saw the "see also" pointing...

Thanks Thomas!

I saw the "see also" pointing to "Examine()" and my brain saw "ExAll" and followed that path.

The other thing I did wrong here, which I didn't realize until I tested the FIB...
Forum: Coders. System 11 September 2021, 19:16
Replies: 2
Views: 1,064
Posted By Warty
Getting "Comment" from an Info File (3.2?)

I'm trying to read the comment from an info file, and display it to the user. I am programming in C, against the 3.2 NDK.

I would prefer not have have to resort to using AREXX or doing an AmigaDOS...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 September 2021, 16:56
Replies: 22
Views: 3,805
Posted By Warty
Ok, I finally have to get off my behind and get...

Ok, I finally have to get off my behind and get an ethernet thingie for my A3000. I believe it is powerful enough (hehe) to run AmiSSL. Just did some poking around with Amfora (ssh...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 September 2021, 17:40
Replies: 22
Views: 3,805
Posted By Warty
Ooh, that could be very interesting. As a...

Ooh, that could be very interesting. As a Minnesotan, I love that it's Gopher-inspired. Gopher was an amazing discovery when I was at college and first came across it. Before Mosaic.
...
Forum: News 01 September 2021, 17:34
Replies: 35
Views: 5,866
Posted By Warty
Awesome!

Awesome!
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 01 September 2021, 01:26
Replies: 1
Views: 1,333
Posted By Warty
MaxonDev C++/HiSoft with 3.2?

I have an app I've been building with VBCC, and am now trying to get working SAS/C (kind of works), and MaxonDev (doesn't link).

I have it compiling ok with MaxonDev, but I get link errors, and...
Forum: support.Amix 30 August 2021, 22:50
Replies: 11
Views: 7,675
Posted By Warty
A bridgeboard, and I think an AMAX II+ (or IV)...

A bridgeboard, and I think an AMAX II+ (or IV) card would hit a lot of retro nerd highpoints. We do have some bridge boards around, and I played with them a year or two ago, but didn't have much luck...
Forum: support.Amix 29 August 2021, 00:29
Replies: 11
Views: 7,675
Posted By Warty
oooh... Look what we found in a tub

Found this last week in a tub. Came up with yellow screen, which stumped us for a bit, then I remembered the jumper on the MB for memory type, and when worked on it today, it came up immediately into...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 27 August 2021, 02:07
Replies: 10
Views: 2,807
Posted By Warty
Hey, that's great, thanks for figuring that out...

Hey, that's great, thanks for figuring that out and making the change. Works great on my machine.

Now if I could just it Maxon to compile my code... that's another problem altogether though.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 23 August 2021, 05:24
Replies: 10
Views: 2,807
Posted By Warty
Hmm... 1) confirmed I had the...

Hmm...

1) confirmed I had the catalog/English/maxondev.catalog file in place.
2) reinstalled. no difference.
3) removed Spanish as an available system language/reboot. no difference.
4)...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 August 2021, 23:51
Replies: 13
Views: 1,941
Posted By Warty
pssshaw. You could 100 of those if you would just...

pssshaw. You could 100 of those if you would just sell off that Apple I that's been collecting dust in the attic. And still have enough left over to buy a C-65 or two.
Forum: Hardware mods 21 August 2021, 06:51
Replies: 104
Views: 23,741
Posted By Warty
Any updates available for those of us in the...

Any updates available for those of us in the great unwashed masses?
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 21 August 2021, 03:40
Replies: 10
Views: 2,807
Posted By Warty
HiSoft C++ / MaxonDevelop 4.1 ... English menus???

I just wanted to play with this a bit, out of historical curiosity. I have version 4.1 professional, says version 28.10.97. The about window is in English, but literally everything else in in German,...
Forum: request.Apps 19 August 2021, 06:49
Replies: 2
Views: 1,203
Posted By Warty
Awesome thanks! The 3.0 version is actually...

Awesome thanks!

The 3.0 version is actually pretty polished. I did some of the Spanish, and I can see kind of how it works. I suspect DuoLingo uses the same idea, but more fun learning Spanish on...
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