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by Dalede
Fri Jan 30, 2015 9:51 pm
Forum: BASIC SDK for Xcode
Topic: CPU 4917
Replies: 5
Views: 4256

Re: CPU 4917

Looks really nice. I made a simulator, not nearly as sophisticated interface, for a SAP (Simple as possible) computer that ran on a commodore pet back in the '80s. Used it in a Jr. College class. Lots of fun.

Dale
by Dalede
Thu Dec 11, 2014 9:29 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: IMP calculator for bridge card game
Replies: 8
Views: 1778

Re: IMP calculator for bridge card game

You can easily make multilingual program, which uses English by default and Dutch if it is detected. Use SYSTEM_LANGUAGE$() function to get device language. App Store version of program does not allow access to program code. I see. I'll modify the program and upload it again. Can postings be delete...
by Dalede
Fri Oct 03, 2014 11:00 pm
Forum: Lessons on Programming
Topic: Smart BASIC Programming. Lesson 1
Replies: 2
Views: 6996

Re: Smart BASIC Programming. Lesson 1

Looks like a good start but it fails to define some of the symbols used in the examples and others that are needed to solve the exercise. For example & is not defined before it used or even after. the Divide symbol is not defined. * is used by not defined. comments should be defined early.

Dale
by Dalede
Fri Sep 26, 2014 8:32 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: Turtle graphics
Replies: 21
Views: 5030

Re: Turtle graphics

Nice, thanks.

Dale
by Dalede
Wed Jan 15, 2014 6:02 pm
Forum: PDF manual (by Dutchman)
Topic: PDF manual version 3.3
Replies: 26
Views: 6110

Re: PDF manual version 3.3

OS X is a direct descendant of Unix, and its file system is not case sensitive. Actually it is. If you use the Unix commands that are inside OS X you will find that the disk is actually storing the data case sensitive but the user interface masks this so it looks like it is not case sensitive. This...
by Dalede
Tue Jan 14, 2014 6:31 pm
Forum: PDF manual (by Dutchman)
Topic: PDF manual version 3.3
Replies: 26
Views: 6110

Re: PDF manual version 3.3

Dutchman wrote:I think that Apple is the owner of the problem :o
Actually Unix is the owner of the problem. It started the case sensitivity thing soon after lower case was added to the ASCII set. By late 1969 the damage was done :)

Dale
by Dalede
Tue Dec 24, 2013 5:39 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: France added to MercatorWorld
Replies: 40
Views: 8594

Re: MercatorWorld

Thanks for your remarks and merry christmas. Have you identical greetings in Russia? Merry Christmas for you too! Our big national holiday is New Year, it is celebrated at night January 1st, and continues with 8 days of national holidays. Actually Christmas in Russia is on the 7th of January due to...
by Dalede
Wed Dec 11, 2013 5:03 pm
Forum: PDF manual (by Dutchman)
Topic: PDF manual version 3.0
Replies: 9
Views: 2891

Re: PDF manual version 3.0

I got it today. I guess that a shift/click would not work. This time I just clicked at it came up in my browser. Thanks for checking.
by Dalede
Tue Dec 10, 2013 8:55 pm
Forum: PDF manual (by Dutchman)
Topic: PDF manual version 3.0
Replies: 9
Views: 2891

Re: PDF manual version 3.0

I tried the serial version and Adobe reader won't open it. Says it is a corrupt file.

Dale
by Dalede
Mon Dec 09, 2013 5:18 pm
Forum: BASIC programs
Topic: GPS via WiFi
Replies: 6
Views: 1677

Re: GPS via WiFi

Check Skyhookwireless for a service that provide locations via router locations. It has evolved since I first became involved with it. Originally for home locations you had to supply them with your router location but today they collect data about querys and figure it out most of the time depending ...