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by p_m21987
Sun 09 Jun 2019, 11:57
Forum: BBC BASIC language
Topic: Prefilled INPUT - editing variables rather than retyping the whole thing
Replies: 4
Views: 167

Re: Prefilled INPUT - editing variables rather than retyping the whole thing

Please refer to the BBC BASIC manual page on the *EXEC command: http://www.rtrussell.co.uk/bbcwin/manual/bbcwin8.html#exec *EXEC Accept console input from the specified file instead of from the keyboard. If the extension is omitted, .BBC is assumed. To specify a filename with no extension, add a fin...
by p_m21987
Fri 07 Jun 2019, 19:22
Forum: BBC BASIC language
Topic: Prefilled INPUT - editing variables rather than retyping the whole thing
Replies: 4
Views: 167

Re: Prefilled INPUT - editing variables rather than retyping the whole thing

Hello, I'd just like to post the answer to the question about Pre-filling the INPUT buffer. The way to do it is to use *EXEC: F% = OPENOUT(@tmp$ + "exec.tmp.txt") BPUT #F%, "This is some text to pre-fill the INPUT buffer"; CLOSE #F% OSCLI "EXEC """ + @tmp$ + "exec.tmp.txt""" INPUT "Please enter some...
by p_m21987
Sat 01 Jun 2019, 12:53
Forum: BBC BASIC language
Topic: Program Not Closing ON CLOSE
Replies: 8
Views: 409

Re: Program Not Closing ON CLOSE

I tried testing this program and it does close when I click on the X close button.
by p_m21987
Sun 12 May 2019, 15:22
Forum: Libraries
Topic: Big Integer Library
Replies: 3
Views: 576

Big Integer Library

Richard Russell has made this post on the raspberry pi forum. I thought it would be appropriate to cross post it here. https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=238187&p=1466828#p1466828 Re: Introduction to BBC BASIC Sun May 12, 2019 11:08 am I mentioned in the other thread that I was ...
by p_m21987
Sun 05 May 2019, 19:56
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Thanks to Richard Russell
Replies: 0
Views: 339

Thanks to Richard Russell

Hello,

I just want to say thanks to Richard Russell for BBC BASIC.

Regards,
PM
by p_m21987
Sat 13 Apr 2019, 12:15
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Self aware computers project - written in BBC Basic, help needed!
Replies: 6
Views: 1325

Re: Self aware computers project - written in BBC Basic, help needed!

Sure, I can make a menu for you using my simple GUI library. Would you send me the source code?
by p_m21987
Thu 11 Apr 2019, 18:22
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Self aware computers project - written in BBC Basic, help needed!
Replies: 6
Views: 1325

Re: Self aware computers project - written in BBC Basic, help needed!

How does your program work? How do you read the computer's thoughts?
by p_m21987
Mon 08 Apr 2019, 12:27
Forum: BBC BASIC language
Topic: Less Than, Greater Than
Replies: 2
Views: 724

Re: Less Than, Greater Than

DDRM is right. It's best to just write A% > 10 AND A% < 20.
by p_m21987
Tue 19 Mar 2019, 22:29
Forum: Communication & Input/Output
Topic: K8055 INTERFACE BOARD
Replies: 2
Views: 1127

Re: K8055 INTERFACE BOARD

I was completely wrong, it seems like this particular interface board has been used by several BB4W users including Richard Russell himself.
Please refer to this link: https://groups.io/g/bb4w/files/Miscellaneous/K8055
by p_m21987
Tue 19 Mar 2019, 18:30
Forum: Communication & Input/Output
Topic: K8055 INTERFACE BOARD
Replies: 2
Views: 1127

Re: K8055 INTERFACE BOARD

Hello, I did a quick google search for that and I found this: You may write custom Windows (98SE, 2000, Me, XP) applications in [...] or any other 32-bit Windows application development tool that supports calls to a DLL. I know that BB4W allows you to call DLLs so it should likely be possible for yo...