The menu will actually load into easyMenu. The problem is loading it into
I'm wondering whether I need to predefine a large screen area before
loading it? The smaller menus load OK.
On Mon, Aug 28, 2017 at 2:50 AM, John Gilpin via Ql-Users <
> Hi Daniel,
> I had a similar problem regarding a large menu in EP4. I originally wrote
> it without any problems but when I came to load it again to make some
> slight changes I found that it wouldn't load. A member from the local Sub
> Group was also playing about with it and he found that it would load OK if
> he changed the screen resolution. (or was it the MODE?). Whichever it was
> worked for metoo! As you say, it worked when running the complete
> programme, so I didn't try to do anything else with it. (I may have got an
> error report when trying to load it outside the main programme (saying
> something to the effect that it was too large for the space available!) but
> it was a long time ago and we are all getting older!!
> Kind Regards,
> John Gilpin.
> On 27/08/2017 21:40, Daniel Baum via Ql-Users wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> Almost 20 years ago I wrote a program called Qbase, and now I am trying to
>> run and compile the source code.
>> There are two versions, the older one is mostly text based, with a few
>> added menus. This version runs and compiles without any problems.
>> The newer version was written with easyPtr, and I am having problems
>> getting some of the menu files to work. Most of the menus load and display
>> without any problems but the main menus do not. I can load them into
>> easyMenu, but MDRAW does not display them, the menus either do not display
>> at all, or they are garbled.
>> The main menus are much larger than the sub menus (the ones that do work),
>> so maybe that's a clue.
>> The actual compiled program from the zip does work, and I am stumped.
>> Obviously both the operating system and easyPtr have gone through many
>> versions since I wrote qbase, so I assume something has changed in the
>> environment. Does anyone have a clue where I should look? I am using the
>> latest QPC, SMSQ/E and easyPtr, as far as I know.
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