Re: [Oorexx-devel] Problems compiling 64-bit ooRexx for 64-bit Linux (Ubuntu) and installing it

2010-08-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 22.08.2010 05:17, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Sat, Aug 21, 2010 at 1:04 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote in the need of a 64-bit ooRexx from trunk, I checked out ooRexx from Sourceforge. Changed into main/trunk, created a subdir tmp, ran from main/trunk/tmp

[Oorexx-devel] BSF4ooRexx: 64-bit Java now works in both directions as well ... (Re: For the adventurous ...

2010-08-23 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, just to update that the last show-stopper has gone away. What I could gather (was rather outworn and tired) on the 64-bit (Ubuntu) is the following: * 64-bit ooRexx loading 64-bit Java via 64-bit libBSF4ooRexx.so works as in 32-bit, * 64-bit Java loadgint 64-bit

[Oorexx-devel] Problems creating a deb package on a German 32-bit Ubuntu ... (Re: Problems compiling 64-bit ooRexx for 64-bit Linux (Ubuntu) and installing it

2010-08-23 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, while creating a 32-bit ooRexx for a German 32-bit Ubuntu and doing the step to create a deb package (make deb), the process stops with the error (translated from German to English): fakeroot dh_clean -k /sr/bin/fakeroot line 176: dh_clean: command not found Any ideas what

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Problems creating a deb package on a German 32-bit Ubuntu ... (Re: Problems compiling 64-bit ooRexx for 64-bit Linux (Ubuntu) and installing it

2010-08-23 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Mark, you're the best! :) Thank you very much! ---rony On 23.08.2010 20:42, Mark Miesfeld wrote: It looks like that machine doesn't have the debhelper package installed. sudo apt-get install debhelper Should do it, if not try a Google search for debhelper install

[Oorexx-devel] [RexxLA] Announcing (the stable) beta of BSF4ooRexx - let Java be camouflaged as Rexx !

2010-08-24 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Original Message Subject:[RexxLA] Announcing (the stable) beta of BSF4ooRexx - let Java be camouflaged as Rexx ! Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2010 23:05:53 +0200 From: Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at Reply-To: RexxLA Members mailing list rexxla-memb

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx as portable App

2010-08-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
How about a section describing Portable ooRexx for Linux and Windows on the http://ooRexx.org; homepage ? ---rony On 25.08.2010 16:58, Chip Davis wrote: Thanks, Mark. That's what I was looking for. There are many times that I am working on a student/client computer and really wish I had

[Oorexx-devel] Portable BSF4ooRexx: instructions

2010-08-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, following the discussions on portable Rexx it may be interesting to learn, that BSF4ooRexx could be also used in a portable manner, without the new desktop integration of course. Here are the ncessary steps: * unzip the BSF4ooRexx_install.zip and copy the bsf4oorexx

[Oorexx-devel] build.oorexx.org reachable ?

2010-08-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Just wondering, whether the build-machine is already up and reachable or not yet ready (getting timeouts trying to use it from over here). ---rony -- Sell apps to millions through the Intel(R) Atom(Tm) Developer Program

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Portable BSF4ooRexx: instructions

2010-08-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
One thing I forgot to mention which may be helpful. On 25.08.2010 17:32, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, following the discussions on portable Rexx it may be interesting to learn, that BSF4ooRexx could be also used in a portable manner, without the new desktop integration of course

[Oorexx-devel] Fwd: [RexxLA] Update notification ... (Re: Announcing (the stable) beta of BSF4ooRexx - let Java be camouflaged as Rexx !

2010-08-30 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Original Message Subject:[RexxLA] Update notification ... (Re: Announcing (the stable) beta of BSF4ooRexx - let Java be camouflaged as Rexx ! Date: Mon, 30 Aug 2010 20:43:04 +0200 From: Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at Reply-To: RexxLA Members

[Oorexx-devel] Elevation (Re: Rexx On A Stick (was ooRexx as portable App)

2010-09-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
on the new installation scripts for BSF4ooRexx I came up with a little ooRexx program that can be used to run Rexx scripts elevated and which I named elevate.rex: /* Name:elevate.rex Author: Rony G. Flatscher Date:2010-08-27/28 Usage: rexx elevate.rex

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Enhanced Windows installation program

2010-09-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, just a very brief/quick feedback, being on the run to a GSE-workshop in Frankfurt taking the night train... On 18.09.2010 21:08, Mark Miesfeld wrote: ... cut ... 2.) The installation lets the user pick their own file associations, or not do any file associations at all. In

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Enhanced Windows installation program

2010-09-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.09.2010 15:34, Mike Cowlishaw wrote: Would also associate in addition all other regular Rexx extensions like .rexx, .cls, .orx, .testGroup, .testUnit, which all are in use in the Rexx world. .rexx and .orx .. maybe .. but the others just seem to be grabbing extensions --

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Enhanced Windows installation program

2010-09-23 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 22.09.2010 21:42, Mike Cowlishaw wrote: .orx is fine (is in my list). I don't understand .cls (lots of OO languages have classes, or clear screens). If you check out the distributed files and Rexx packages, then you'll see that many of them carry the extension .cls. If you look at these

[Oorexx-devel] Broken download link from http://www.oorexx.org/donwload.html

2010-10-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, The download link from http://www.oorexx.org/download.html is broken, if choosing download Windows 3.2.0, which points to http://sourceforge.net/projects/oorexx/files/oorexx/ooRexx320-1.exe/download. However the user is led to page http://sourceforge.net/projects/oorexx/files/ instead.

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Broken download link from http://www.oorexx.org/donwload.html

2010-10-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, On 09.10.2010 20:24, Mark Miesfeld wrote: It looks to me that the link needs to be: https://sourceforge.net/projects/oorexx/files/oorexx/3.2.0/ooRexx320-1.exe/download or http://sourceforge.net/projects/oorexx/files/oorexx/3.2.0/ooRexx320-1.exe/download to work. Yes, these

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx 4.1.0 Draft Documents

2010-10-31 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Jean-Louis, On 31.10.2010 20:48, Jean-Louis Faucher wrote: I did not yet study the implementation of the File class, but the methods look very similar to the Java File class. http://download.oracle.com/javase/6/docs/api/java/io/File.html If this is it the case, then I'm inclined to

[Oorexx-devel] Ad rail-diagrams ... (Re: ooRexx Documentation in epub format

2010-11-02 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 02.11.2010 16:17, Rick McGuire wrote: I was able to transfer this to my iPad and it looks really great on that device, except for maybe for the wrapping on the railroad tracksI SO want to get rid of those! Although I can understand sometimes the emotions towards (maintaining)

[Oorexx-devel] Beta 4.1: no fiel-association for .rex ?

2010-11-06 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, on my Win XP SP3 installation, the ooRexx file associations are not set-up although that option gets set on the new ooRexx installation screen (great work!). (Also the editor is not set up for that file-extension.) The installation of the beta will run the uninstall (without deletion

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Beta 4.1: no fiel-association for .rex ?

2010-11-06 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, On 06.11.2010 15:06, Mark Miesfeld wrote: on my Win XP SP3 installation, the ooRexx file associations are not set-up although that option gets set on the new ooRexx installation screen (great work!). (Also the editor is not set up for that file-extension.) I don't follow what

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Beta 4.1: no fiel-association for .rex ?

2010-11-06 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, On 06.11.2010 16:09, Mark Miesfeld wrote: Can you run the installation again and send me the output of the install. There is the details window that shows the output of the install. After clicking the Install button, on the next page, all the files are installed. When that

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Beta 4.1: no fiel-association for .rex ?

2010-11-06 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, thanks for your explanations! On 06.11.2010 18:20, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Sat, Nov 6, 2010 at 8:29 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: On 06.11.2010 16:09, Mark Miesfeld wrote: send me the file as an attachment. Just send it to my g-mail account

[Oorexx-devel] Ad Windows installer, dialogs, mimetype definition ... (Re: Beta 4.1: no fiel-association for .rex ?

2010-11-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, in the meantime I was able to fully uninstall ooRexx and install, re-install (with and without upgrade), and everything worked out fine and as expected! :) The functionality and customization that you have put into place are really very impressive and great to have! --- Having said

[Oorexx-devel] Problems with ooRexx 3.2 (sic!) on Windows 7 and a question about ooRexx-WSH

2010-11-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, due to some students who have Windows 7 installed I have been made aware of that there are problems with ooRexx 3.2 on Windows 7: * ooRexx 3.2 must be installed executing runAs Administrator from the context menu, * DHTML works, i.e. ooRexx code in HTML text, if

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Problems with ooRexx 3.2 (sic!) on Windows 7 and a question about ooRexx-WSH

2010-11-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, thank you for your answer! ... cut ... If not, would it be possible to move the WSE (WindowsScript Engine a.k.a. ActiveX) implementation for ooRexx 4.x up the waiting list, such that on Windows 7 and later, ooRexx-WSH becomes operational/functional again? Just out of

[Oorexx-devel] Advice on ooDialog ...

2010-11-21 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, skimming over ooDialog on 4.1.0 beta I was wondering what the best reading path would be (also for newcomers) to get acquainted with ooDialog, its logic, and the new ooDialog classes. E.g. which parts of the ooDialog manual or Wikis on the net and the installed ooDialog samples should be

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Advice on ooDialog ...

2010-11-21 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, again, thank you *very* much for your helpful answers and insights!! Best regards, ---rony -- Beautiful is writing same markup. Internet Explorer 9 supports standards for HTML5, CSS3, SVG 1.1, ECMAScript5,

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Problems with ooRexx 3.2 (sic!) on Windows 7 and a question about ooRexx-WSH

2010-11-26 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
If not, would it be possible to move the WSE (WindowsScript Engine a.k.a. ActiveX) implementation for ooRexx 4.x up the waiting list, such that on Windows 7 and later, ooRexx-WSH becomes operational/functional again? Just out of curiosity, have you run the same tests on Vista, to see

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx 4.1.0 Windows mistakingly (?) identified to contain the TR/Hijacker.Gen [trojan] ...

2010-12-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Endpoint also reports no problem with ooRexx-4.1.0-windows.x86_32.exe, either during the download, or a scan of the file itself. It reports no problem on installation and no problems with the unpacked files. In addition I ran full system scans on all the PCs on my internal network and got

Re: [Oorexx-devel] UTF8 BOM

2010-12-18 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 18.12.2010 08:12, Mike Cowlishaw wrote: I have a Rexx program that merges several small files onto one large one. As it turned out a few of the small files were prefixed with a UTF8 BOM, |0xEFBBBF|. Should the BOM have been recognized and discarded?

Re: [Oorexx-devel] UTF8 BOM

2010-12-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 18.12.2010 17:33, Mike Cowlishaw wrote: It is interesting to note that linein was used, which means that the author expected and indicated processing a text file. Now, a LF or CR-LF sequence on linein (and lineout for that matter) are never part of the read data (and appended

[Oorexx-devel] Invitation for committers for BSF4ooRexx ...

2010-12-27 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, over the Christmas vacations I plan to upload the current BSF4ooRexx sources to Sourceforge as well and put them under svn over there, such that it becomes easy and straightforward for anybody to download/update the sources. Initially the compilation will not be automatic, but dependent

[Oorexx-devel] Ad BSF4ooRexx on MacOSX ...

2011-01-02 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, have been trying to get acquainted with MacOSX, which is not that easy at all, if one has never worked on that platform. In the meantime I have been able to adapt the BSF4ooRexx.cc to not generate any warnings with MacOSX g++. It has also been possible to create a i386 (32-bit Intel)

[Oorexx-devel] Redirecting input for interactive tracing, how ?

2011-01-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, in ooRexx it is possible to redirect the input from the keyboard to any input stream by setting the destination in the .input monitor object. This works very nicely, however, it seems, that this is not working with interactive trace (e.g. trace ?i). How could one redirect the stream

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Redirecting input for interactive tracing, how ?

2011-01-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 20.01.2011 12:06, Rick McGuire wrote: The debug prompt reads from .input as well, so replacing .input should work. Yes it does, thank you very much for your help ! As mentioned in another e-mail, I mistakingly ran the wrong script, not the adapted one! (In desperate need for a vacation, I

[Oorexx-devel] Rexxish or not ? (Re: Add ...

2011-02-01 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 01.02.2011 17:48, Rick McGuire wrote: On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 11:46 AM, Mark Miesfeld miesf...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 8:28 AM, Sahananda (Jon) Wolfers sahana...@windhorse.biz wrote: I have a feeling that this may already have been asked and answered, but would

[Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, tried to compile 4.1.0 for i386 on MacOSX which seems to succeed, at least I can run rexx -v from the build root directory. (Of course as nothing got set up error messages don't find rexx.cat and the like, but nevertheless...) Tried to create an archive which contains the files needed

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 07.02.2011 20:54, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 11:46 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: Tried to create an archive which contains the files needed for distribution using the Makefile's target named package, which yields a 650 MB large tgz file

[Oorexx-devel] Observations, request for hints ... (Re: MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
, because it includes all kind of files from all over the installed system. :( Any hints, ideas appreciated! Regards, ---rony On 07.02.2011 21:05, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 07.02.2011 20:54, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 11:46 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Observations, request for hints ... (Re: MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 07.02.2011 22:18, Mark Miesfeld wrote: Are you actually on a Mac OS X system? Yes. Running off main/releases/4.1.0/trunk, if that makes a difference. ---rony -- The ultimate all-in-one performance toolkit:

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Observations, request for hints ... (Re: MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 07.02.2011 22:55, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 07.02.2011 22:18, Mark Miesfeld wrote: Are you actually on a Mac OS X system? Yes. uname -a gives Darwin ronymac 10.6.0 Darwin Kernel Version 10.6.0: Wed Nov 10 18:13:17 PST 2010; root:xnu-1504.9.26~3/RELEASE_I386 i386

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Observations, request for hints ... (Re: MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 07.02.2011 23:10, Mark Miesfeld wrote: --target=apple-darwin --disable-static Thank you Mark! Unfortunately, does not work: ronymac:trunk rony$ ./configure --target=apple-darwin --disable-static checking build system type... i386-apple-darwin10.6.0 checking host system

[Oorexx-devel] Purpose (Re: Observations, request for hints ... (Re: MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-08 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, the main purpose trying to tackle actual packages of ooRexx 4.1.0 for MacOSX in 32- and 64-bit Intel (and if demand is there for ppc as well, maybe even ppc64, please speak out, if there is really a need for that) is to test 32-bit ooRexx against the 32-bit BSF4ooRexx. The currently

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Observations, request for hints ... (Re: MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-08 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Bruce, thank you very much for your pointers and hints ! On 08.02.2011 06:23, CVBruce wrote: I will start by apologizing for not getting back to you sooner. I've had other matters that required my attention. To night I built a fresh copy of ooRexx V4.1.0 32bit on Mac OS 10.6.6 system

[Oorexx-devel] Warnings on MacOSX enclosed

2011-02-08 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, as I know that one aim is to have ooRexx compiled without warnings on all platforms, I supply a list of warnings if compiling with gcc from the latest Xcode on 10.6.0 (Darwin Kernel Version 10.6.0: Wed Nov 10 18:13:17 PST 2010; root:xnu-1504.9.26~3/RELEASE_I386). There is one warning,

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Observations, request for hints ... (Re: MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 09.02.2011 12:02, Erico Mendonca wrote: On 2/7/2011 at 08:55 PM, in message aanlktinwkojvd-z15hbvr-bc6ac55goluhv1g49d2...@mail.gmail.com, Mark Miesfeld miesf...@gmail.com wrote: Excellent Jean-Louis. I forgot to methion DESTDIR. If you can build on a Mac and have copious

[Oorexx-devel] MacOSX, Cocoa

2011-02-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Bruce, While studying a phenomenon with loading the JVM via rexx I stumbled over a MacOSX-Cocoa-specific problem. Studying the background of this problem yields the following situation: the main (first) thread must create a CFRunLoop, if GUI-related event handlers are to be used. For that

[Oorexx-devel] Ad menu (Re: Observations, request for hints ... (Re: MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 09.02.2011 19:00, CVBruce wrote: On Feb 9, 2011, at 9:39 AM, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: P.S.: They are also creating menus, such that one gets a comparable menu-system to the Windows installation. I'm not sure what this means. Oh, ok: on Windows there is a menu entry Open

[Oorexx-devel] Postflight.in, Preflight.in (Re: Observations, request for hints ... (Re: MacOSX: request for hints (Makefile target name to create an archive for the binary?)

2011-02-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 09.02.2011 16:54, CVBruce wrote: Some of the scripts to create a distributable package for ooRexx are located in platform/unix/macos. The problem I ran into was that between 4.0.1 and 4.1 the install strategy for ooRexx was completely changed. There are also parts of the creation

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Mac OS X updates.

2011-02-10 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Bruce, thank you *very, very much*! Both versions build and install nicely, helping a lot to concentrate again on testing BSF4ooRexx on MacOSX! Regards, ---rony On 10.02.2011 00:07, CVBruce wrote: Rony, I've fixed configure.ac, preflight.in and postflight.in, per your suggestions, in a

[Oorexx-devel] MacOSX SysVersion()

2011-02-10 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Bruce, it seems that with ooRexx 4.1.0 the SysVersion() does not return MACOSX, but the result of uname -a. Although this would be fine with me it may be the case that Mac-developed Rexx program may exist that depend on the string MACOSX, if prior versions did use that string as a result of

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX SysVersion()

2011-02-10 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 10.02.2011 22:52, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 1:40 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: it seems that with ooRexx 4.1.0 the SysVersion() does not return MACOSX, but the result of uname -a. It's been this way since we got the code from IBM

[Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: ad Preflight script

2011-02-10 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Bruce: just to draw your attention to the Preflight script: it seems that currently als parts (not all) of /opt/ooRexx files get deleted by it. The Postflight script would link to the appropriate places. So shouldn't the Preflight script just remove those links created by the Postflight script

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: ad Preflight script

2011-02-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 11.02.2011 01:31, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 3:48 PM, CVBruce cvbr...@gmail.com wrote: I could certainly do that. I was trying to be complete by removing old stuff, but I may have been over thinking the problem. What do others think? Just remove the links or

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: stack trace, problem in ooRexx 4.1.0 ?

2011-02-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 11.02.2011 14:40, Rick McGuire wrote: Ah, right. The stack member is not an object reference. Make the change for just the local variables member, which is the one that is causing the problem. Doing: /* the stack and the local variables handle their own marking. */

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: stack trace, problem in ooRexx 4.1.0 ?

2011-02-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 11.02.2011 15:07, Rick McGuire wrote: Ok, same problem. As I said earlier, my ability to look at this is a bit limited. Ok, one more attempt. In RexxLocalVariables::live(), put the for loop in that routine inside of the conditional if (locals != NULL) { for (entry = locals...

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: ad Preflight script

2011-02-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Bruce: On 11.02.2011 17:28, CVBruce wrote: I still think that there needs to be a way to install or uninstall ooRexx on a MacOSX system from source. Currently there is not. I can understand the goal of creating the MacOSX installer package, but keep in mind that every Mac ships with a develop

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: stack trace, problem in ooRexx 4.1.0 ?

2011-02-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
. ---rony On 11.02.2011 15:25, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 11.02.2011 15:07, Rick McGuire wrote: Ok, same problem. As I said earlier, my ability to look at this is a bit limited. Ok, one more attempt. In RexxLocalVariables::live(), put the for loop in that routine inside of the conditional

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX II: stack trace (another problem in ooRexx 4.1.0?)

2011-02-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
McGuire wrote: I see nothing in this stack trace to indicate that this problem is occurring on Rexx code. The items at the point of the crash are all in the BSFRexx routines. Rick On Sat, Feb 12, 2011 at 3:07 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: With setting -Xss

[Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: question ad C2X-method

2011-02-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On MacOSX running rexxtry like: abt-wi-031:opt rony$ rexx rexxtry.rex REXX-ooRexx_4.1.0(MT) 6.03 11 Feb 2011 /usr/bin/rexxtry.rex lets you interactively try REXX statements. Each string is executed when you hit Enter. Enter 'call tell' for a description of the

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: question ad C2X-method

2011-02-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
/rexxtry.rex on MACOSX So it seems that the single characters are processed as Unicode (?) chars. ---rony On 12.02.2011 21:38, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On MacOSX running rexxtry like: abt-wi-031:opt rony$ rexx rexxtry.rex REXX-ooRexx_4.1.0(MT) 6.03 11 Feb 2011 /usr/bin

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: question ad C2X-method

2011-02-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 12.02.2011 21:54, Rick McGuire wrote: Actually, I have my doubts on whether this is a bug. I suspect that the console might actually be sending two bytes for that character. Your are probably right. I take my question back. :) ---rony

Re: [Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: question ad C2X-method

2011-02-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 12.02.2011 22:06, CVBruce wrote: What language do you have your computer set to. On the menu bar at the top, do you have a German flag? It's English, but with a German keyboard, which has the German umlauts and the sharp s. ---rony

[Oorexx-devel] Unicode coming into ooRexx' way ...

2011-02-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, stumbling over a surprising two characters for the single German character ß on the MacOSX, I researched what the situation is on Ubuntu Linux. It turns out that the console of all these systems returns non-English characters as UTF-8 characters. As a consequence e.g. the German

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Unicode coming into ooRexx' way ...

2011-02-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 15.02.2011 16:10, CVBruce wrote: From Microsoft http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd317756(v=vs.85).aspx http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd317756%28v=vs.85%29.aspx *Note* ANSI code pages can be different on different computers, or can be changed for a single computer,

[Oorexx-devel] Update on the progress of porting BSF4ooRexx to MacOSX ...

2011-02-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, just a little tidbit about the port of BSF4ooRexx to MacOSX: * BSF4ooRexx per se works in 32- and 64-bit on MacOSX, including the multihreading unit tests, * the OpenOffice.org (OOo) support worked for the first time this evening, such that the same ooRexx script

[Oorexx-devel] Further Unicode information, even with experiments with ooRexx by an ooRexx developer ...

2011-02-16 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Regarding Unicode: there is a sandbox by the ooRexx developer Jean-Louis Faucher which I looked up again, knowing from earlier analysis of the various ooRexx sandbox projects, that he has experimented with Unicode and ooRexx in the past! Jean-Louis was obviously engaged in a port of an

Re: [Oorexx-devel] The interpreter uses isOfClass in many places, but sometimes I find it too restrictive...

2011-02-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Just to add my 2cents: IMHO no implementation should break the specifications the implementation implements. If there are reasons that the implementation is not implementing the specification conceptually 1:1, because e.g. for performance reasons (which in the past were very important, but given

[Oorexx-devel] Ad experimental ::extension ... (Re: The interpreter uses isOfClass in many places, but sometimes I find it too restrictive...

2011-02-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Jean-Louis, your experimental ::extension mechanism brings ooRexx up on par with many modern object-oriented programming languages (e.g. C#, Objective C), which allow to add behaviour (methods) to existing classes in an easy and straightforward ooRexx manner ! For me it would be a logical

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad experimental ::extension ... (Re: The interpreter uses isOfClass in many places, but sometimes I find it too restrictive...

2011-02-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Jean-Louis, On 19.02.2011 18:02, Jean-Louis Faucher wrote: That's correct. I can run your script in my sandbox, and I get the result you are expecting. That's just great!! Do you happen to have a build of your version of ooRexx somewhere :) such that I could download it to experiment with

[Oorexx-devel] MacOSX: launchd eternally trying respawning the rxapi daemon every 10 seconds ?

2011-02-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, while looking at the Console's log entries (Application - Console) it seems that launchd tries restarting the rxapi daemon in 10 second intervals. Is this intentional or a potential problem? This is how the rxapi-daemon gets started (copied from Bruce's script): launchctl load -w

Re: [Oorexx-devel] trace thread

2011-02-24 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi, just saw the the additions in cvs/svn and reading the documentation. Having this information available in trace while debugging multithreaded Rexx programs is really a big boon! Looking at the example in the documentation shows the thread id and activation id in hex. Although this is

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Own monitor object .trace for trace-output ? (Re: trace thread

2011-03-01 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 25.02.2011 09:27, Jean-Louis Faucher wrote: There will be a portable ooRexxTry-GUI called ooRexxTry.rxj from a student, which I will enclose in the next release of BSF4ooRexx, which looks like the Windows ooRexxTry.rex, but has a few bells and whistles more, and most

Re: [Oorexx-devel] [Fwd: Resources held by interpreter not released when using BSF4ooRexx]

2011-03-05 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Uli, On 28.02.2011 14:55, u.zinngr...@inter.nl.net wrote: When I run a Rexx script through BSF4ooRexx, it seems that streams that are opened in a script are not closed when the Rexx interpreter is finished executing the script. This code demonstrates the problem: import org.apache.bsf.*;

[Oorexx-devel] Ad BSF4ooRexx support questions ...

2011-03-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, being very land under water I am sorry that my reaction time is currently very long. It is planned within the next two weeks to set up the bsf4oorexx sourceforge project such, that the source code (needs unification as it is currently spread physically in different versions over three

[Oorexx-devel] Subtle gcc-error on Apple

2011-03-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, a couple of weeks ago, after changing the code of BSF4ooRexx, the Apple version started to behave erroneously. Originally, I thought that I introduced some error into the code and tried to debug this whenever I got some free time. It turns out, that there is a subtle gcc-error on Apple

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad DecodeConditionInfo(...)

2011-03-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.03.2011 20:27, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Sorry, it should read Nil in the text rather than NULL. ---rony On 19.03.2011 20:12, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: In a bug report which relates to BSF4ooRexx Jean-Louis was kind enough to look into the issue and came up with an analysis in https

[Oorexx-devel] Beta-test for new version of BSF4ooRexx ...

2011-03-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, at http://wi.wu.ac.at/rgf/rexx/bsf4oorexx/archive/2011/2011-03-19/ there is a new BSF4ooRexx package, which is at a beta level (needs testing on the various platforms). It should fix the problem reported by Uli Zinngrebe. Will be testing this version over this weekend and once regarded

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad DecodeConditionInfo(...)

2011-03-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.03.2011 22:52, Rick McGuire wrote: Sent from my iPad On Mar 19, 2011, at 3:41 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: Sorry, after changing the code, it just occurred to me: cond.program is a RexxStringObject and should never

[Oorexx-devel] Refressh 2011-03-20 (Re: Beta-test for new version of BSF4ooRexx ...

2011-03-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
is in fact the 64-bit version. If so, I will create the correct version tomorrow and do another refresh. Regards, ---rony On 19.03.2011 21:26, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, at http://wi.wu.ac.at/rgf/rexx/bsf4oorexx/archive/2011/2011-03-19/ there is a new BSF4ooRexx package

[Oorexx-devel] Refressh 2011-03-21 (Re: Refressh 2011-03-20 (Re: Beta-test for new version of BSF4ooRexx ...

2011-03-21 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
). Regards, ---rony On 20.03.2011 23:27, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, there is a refresh available at http://wi.wu.ac.at/rgf/rexx/bsf4oorexx/archive/2011/2011-03-20/. Two remarks: * this version includes a raw installer for MacOSX (without file-associations and menu-system), cf

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Shutting down a service

2011-04-02 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Jon: Another technique could be to define a timeout in the server, after which the server shuts down (drops its connection to the database). Something like: * each request sent to the server will cause the server code to: 1. check whether a prior alarm object (see step #4 below) was

[Oorexx-devel] BSF4ooRexx: new home, new beta ...

2011-04-30 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Greetings! BSF4ooRexx is an external Rexx function package which allows ooRexx to use Java as a huge external function library. It can be found at: http://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/ where the Sourceforge infrastructure is used to develop, maintain, and support BSF4ooRexx as an

Re: [Oorexx-devel] BSF4ooRexx: new home, new beta ...

2011-05-01 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, On 01.05.2011 00:55, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Sat, Apr 30, 2011 at 1:02 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: In order for the BSF4ooRexx source code to build successfully with the Sourceforge structure, some minor

Re: [Oorexx-devel] BSF4ooRexx: new home, new beta ...

2011-05-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
'!). There are separate Windows installers for the bitness of your ooRexx installation. Again, the experimental folder has experimental software. Future versions may extend the functionality and fix bugs, should any be found in these versions. ---rony On 30.04.2011 22:02, Rony G. Flatscher wrote

[Oorexx-devel] Reply in native method ?

2011-06-02 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, in the past days/weeks I have been researching a little project which may have a need of creating a main loop on a separate thread to dispatch messages. If it was possible to implement that particular method in native code and have a reply function to keep on running on a separate

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Reply in native method ?

2011-06-02 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
, but in C++ code that is to be used directly as an ooRexx method. ---rony On 2 June 2011 14:09, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: Hi there, in the past days/weeks I have been researching a little project which may have

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Reply in native method ?

2011-06-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Jean-Louis, thank you very much for looking into this so thoroughly, which allows me to understand what is going on and why you think this is not possible. On 02.06.2011 18:46, Jean-Louis Faucher wrote: I don't think it's possible to do a native reply, see code review below. Maybe if you

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Reply in native method ?

2011-06-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Mark, On 02.06.2011 20:06, Mark Miesfeld wrote: You can not do the equivalent of reply from a native method, as Jean-Louis indicated. Rick had said that some time ago, but I couldn't find the message. Since you say creating a main loop on a separate thread to dispatch messages. You

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Native interface: difference between RaiseException() and RaiseCondition() ?

2011-06-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
. for BSF4ooRexx to make the Java condition object available to the Rexx side. 2011/6/1 Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at RaiseException(size_t n, RexxArrayObject ao) is implemented by void RexxActivity::raiseException(wholenumber_t

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Native interface: difference between RaiseException() and RaiseCondition() ?

2011-06-05 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
a lot in those rare, but important cases, where the Rexx programmer needs to inspect the Throwable object herself. ---rony On 03.06.2011 17:01, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi Jean-Louis, also thank you very, very much for this research and insights, which might help achieve what I have (always

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Reply in routines, possible ? (Re: Reply in native method ?

2011-06-06 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Jean-Louis, first: thank you very much for your instructive post! On 05.06.2011 19:49, Jean-Louis Faucher wrote: 2011/6/5 Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at would it be possible to have the REPLY keyword statement for routines? If I

[Oorexx-devel] Fwd: [RexxLA] Final beta for BSF4ooRexx, version 406.20110618 released

2011-06-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, just FYI, please follow-up on the BSF4ooRexx-Sourceforge list given below. ---rony Original Message Subject:[RexxLA] Final beta for BSF4ooRexx, version 406.20110618 released Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2011 19:52:40 +0200 From: Rony G. Flatscher To: RexxLA

[Oorexx-devel] *** glibc detected *** rexx: realloc(): ..., but also *** glibc detected *** rexx: free(): ...: any ideas ?

2011-06-26 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, while developing an external funciton library for 64-bit ooRexx (using 4.1.0) on a 64-bit Linux machine, all of a sudden I have been getting segmentation faults in a code segment that contains no Rexx-API code. The native code does not itself use glibc's realloc(). The statement in the

[Oorexx-devel] Ad documentation

2011-06-30 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Lately, I have started to use the PDF documentation a little bit more intensively, than in the past. From intense usage two questions: * When following a link one is positioned right at the first sentence of the section the link pointed to. This usually means that the section

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad documentation

2011-06-30 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 30.06.2011 15:00, David Ashley wrote: On the first point, I am just as annoyed as you are at they way that links position you when you click on them. Unfortunately, after hours of experimenting some time ago, it appears this is an artefact of the way we produce the PDF using the TEX

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad documentation

2011-06-30 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 30.06.2011 15:40, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 6:00 AM, David Ashley david.ashley@gmail.com wrote: On the first point, I am just as annoyed as you are at they way that links position you when you click on them. Unfortunately, after hours of experimenting some time

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad documentation

2011-06-30 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 30.06.2011 21:16, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 11:42 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: On 30.06.2011 15:40, Mark Miesfeld wrote: In the ooDialog reference I'm putting a table at the start of each section (for a class) and listing all

[Oorexx-devel] Multithreading question

2011-07-01 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
While working on a native method that gets invoked in a Rexx method after a reply, I ran into a deadlock problem, which took quite some time to analyze/debug (because I was at first looking into the wrong corners). Here's the layout: * rexx-program, defining a few methods, like o

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Multithreading question

2011-07-01 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 01.07.2011 16:58, Rick McGuire wrote: On Fri, Jul 1, 2011 at 10:46 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: On 01.07.2011 16:32, Rick McGuire wrote: Guarded state nests. So invoking an method that is unguarded does not remove any guard protections of any other

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