[Oorexx-devel] New beta version for BSF4ooRexx available

2012-02-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
There is a new version of BSF4ooRexx available on sourceforge: https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20120225/ with accompanying Java documentation (in form of zip-archives). New features to test: * configuring an ooRexx interpreter instance from Java (e.g. adding paths,

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Access to .local

2012-03-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 07.03.2012 17:13, David Ashley wrote: I need access to the .local variable pool from inside a method I am writing in C++. Is this variable pool attached to the RexxInstance context? GetLocalEnvironment() should do what you seek. HTH, ---rony

[Oorexx-devel] Another new (2012-03-12) beta version for BSF4ooRexx available

2012-03-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
International Rexx symposium to learn more, if interested in this aspect! :-) ] Please note, the reply-to has been set to the BSF4ooRexx developer list bsf4oorexx-de...@lists.sourceforge.net. ---rony On 25.02.2012 21:04, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: There is a new version of BSF4ooRexx available

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Bad link in Chapter 1 of ooDialog Ref andoodGuide

2012-04-02 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
I have to admit though, my ISP has dropped support for usenet news groups. I think a lot of ISPs have. I doubt that most young kids even know what usenet is. There are a few free newsgroup servers that do not force one to create an account for posting (which is the case in Google et.al.).

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ActivityManager::getRootActivity and suspension of old activity

2012-04-16 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Just had a chance to look-up the code path that gets executed in Jean-Louis' case: * a Rexx interpreter instance (RII) is running, * BSF.CLS gets called and needs to load and initialize the Java side, in order to do so the following steps occur o create another Rexx interpreter

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ActivityManager::getRootActivity and suspension of old activity

2012-04-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Upon further (detailed) investigation/debugging today, it turns out, that Terminate() is actually *not* invoked for the second Rexx interpreter instance, which I regard to be a bug in the beta version of BSF4ooRexx. ---rony On 16.04.2012 15:12, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Just had a chance

[Oorexx-devel] Any plans on porting ooRexx to Android ?

2012-04-21 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Are there any plans by any ooRexx developers to make ooRexx available as a scripting language on Android http://code.google.com/p/android-scripting/? ---rony -- For Developers, A Lot Can Happen In A Second. Boundary

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Any plans on porting ooRexx to Android ?

2012-04-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 21.04.2012 19:19, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Sat, Apr 21, 2012 at 9:26 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: Are there any plans by any ooRexx developers to make ooRexx available as a scripting language on Android There are no plans, or you would have seen the plans

Re: [Oorexx-devel] FYI out of town for a while

2012-04-27 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 27.04.2012 06:24, Mark Miesfeld wrote: Just a FYI that I'll be out of town for a while, only limited Internet / cell phone access. Probably won't hear much from me until the end of May. So this probably means, that ooRexx 4.1.1 won't be released until you return? ---rony

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad the ReleaseLocalReference()-API that may cause an abend of ooRexx ...

2012-05-26 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
While working on BSF4ooRexx I added a ReleaseLocalReference() in an external Rexx function for Rexx (String) objects retrieved (using ArrayAt()) from the passed array (using ARGLIST to get the argument array in the external function). This seems to work for many Rexx programs that invoke that

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad the ReleaseLocalReference()-API that may cause an abend of ooRexx ...

2012-05-26 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
the version that causes that behaviour (on ooRexx 4.1.1, 32-bit, Windows XP9, I will create an archive out of it and file it with a bug report. ---rony On Sat, May 26, 2012 at 9:57 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: While working on BSF4ooRexx I added

[Oorexx-devel] New (and final) beta version for BSF4ooRexx available (version 410.20120526)

2012-05-26 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
There is a new version of BSF4ooRexx available on sourceforge: https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20120526/ with accompanying Java documentation (in form of zip-archives). New features to test: * configuring an ooRexx interpreter instance from Java (e.g. adding paths,

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Odd behaviour in native code, probably a bug ?

2012-06-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
successfully ? ---rony On Thu, Jun 7, 2012 at 7:14 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: To make a long story (two days of debugging) short: in native code a directory object gets created. Then using: SendMessage2(dir, PUT, item, index) where item is NULL/NULLOBJECT works

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Odd behaviour in native code, probably a bug ?

2012-06-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 07.06.2012 13:47, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 07.06.2012 13:20, Rick McGuire wrote: It is a bug in your code. NULL is not a valid item value. OK, but all directory methods seem to work (e.g. returning .nil when fetching the entry), except that one cannot REMOVE the entry, although

[Oorexx-devel] Updated ooRexx download list ?

2012-06-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
http://www.oorexx.org/download.html does not yet have links for version 4.1.1. Hence people who download going via the ooRexx homepage, will download 4.1.0 and believe that that is the latest version of ooRexx. ---rony

[Oorexx-devel] Use case: calling into Rexx while the Rexx interpreter shuts down (crashes Rexx)

2012-06-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
There is one use-case for which I am not able to find a work-around: * Rexx loads BSF4ooRexx and interfaces with Java. * For Java event handlers ooRexx objects are passed to Java, such that Java calls back to Rexx (Rexx messages will be sent to the Rexx object, whenever a Java method

[Oorexx-devel] Ad ooSQLite's createDatabase.rex example

2012-06-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Just a little remark: the createDatabase.rex example uses in its create-statements not null, but supplies default values being empty strings. From a database conceptual view this is illogical: NULL represents the missing of information and obviously the empty string represents missing

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad bug-e-mails ...

2012-06-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
After talking to Walter, I learned that he placed a documentation bug into the bug-tracker: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detailaid=3533661group_id=119701atid=684730. Having subscribed the bug-tracking-list I wonder, why this post was not sent by Sourceforge, hence the question, whether

[Oorexx-devel] Fwd: Open the UOF2.0 source codes

2012-06-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
As you may know, one part of the BSF4ooRexx support is making ooRexx available as a macro language for OpenOffice/LibreOffice. Also there is special OpenOffice programming support in form of a Rexx package named UNO.CLS, which makes it relatively easy for Rexx programmers to use the

[Oorexx-devel] Announcing general availability (GA) of BSF4ooRexx, version 4.10 as of 20120618

2012-06-18 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
*_Announcing general availability (GA) of BSF4ooRexx, version 4.10 as of 20120618_* BSF4ooRexx is an external ooRexx function package to allow bridging Rexx with Java in both directions. It needs ooRexx version 4.1 http://www.ooRexx.org or higher (version 4.1.1 recommended!) installed.

[Oorexx-devel] PDF's for 4.1.1 ?

2012-06-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
It seems that there are no PDF's for 4.1.1 GA available (neither on http://www.ooRexx.org/download, nor on the build-machine). Could you update the existing downloadable PDF-documentation to 4.1.1 GA? ---rony -- Live

Re: [Oorexx-devel] PDF's for 4.1.1 ?

2012-07-05 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 25.06.2012 17:09, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: It seems that there are no PDF's for 4.1.1 GA available (neither on http://www.ooRexx.org/download, nor on the build-machine). Could you update the existing downloadable PDF-documentation to 4.1.1 GA? ---rony No new 4.1.1 GA PDF files at all

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx testunit tutorial, where gone ?

2012-07-05 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Found one version at http://oorexx.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/oorexx/test/trunk/doc/ooTestQuick.pdf?revision=8000, is that the latest version? ---rony On 05.07.2012 14:28, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Went to http://sourceforge.net/apps/mediawiki/oorexx/index.php?title=Main_Page to locate

Re: [Oorexx-devel] OORexx Phones

2012-07-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 09.07.2012 14:57, Lee Peedin wrote: On 7/9/2012 5:20 AM, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: * Apple's iOS: Apple usually does not allow any interpreter to be loaded into their mobile platforms. ---rony Wrong http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/python-for-ios/id485729872?mt=8 Hmm, didn't know

Re: [Oorexx-devel] [ oorexx-Bugs-3542187 ] Stackspace check on 64-bitplatform not large enough

2012-07-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Looks OK for both on MacOSX, ooRexx 4.1.1: 32-bit and 64-bit. ---rony On 11.07.2012 09:13, Mike Cowlishaw wrote: Please update the bug report for any platforms where this crashes. I'll be able to test this on a 32-bit Windows built as soon as I get a new build finished on my other

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad propagated condition('o') ...

2012-07-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Just noted the comment and resolution of https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detailatid=684730aid=3170662group_id=119701. As it is not possible to use the comment field anymore, I am turning to the developer list. The reported observation, that the entry program in the error directory, is

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad propagated condition('o') ...

2012-07-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
level, so you can determine everything you need to know about the error. Great, thank you very much! ---rony On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 10:37 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: Just noted the comment and resolution of https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detailatid=684730aid

[Oorexx-devel] 32-Bit MacOSX-package for ooRexx 4.1.1 with BSF4ooRexx 410.20120618 ready ...

2012-07-21 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
As there has been no activity on creating a 32-bit version of ooRexx 4.1.1 and BSF4ooRexx 410.20120618 I spent a few days (whenever I had time) to create a 32-bit version for MacOSX, which you can download from: https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/GA/BSF4ooRexx-410.20120618-GA/..

[Oorexx-devel] Further MacOSX updates, now 32 and 64 Bits available ( Re: [Bsf4oorexx-devel] 32-Bit MacOSX-package for ooRexx 4.1.1 with BSF4ooRexx 410.20120618 ready ...

2012-07-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
-410.20120618-x86_64-MacOSX.pkg.zip Make sure that you have Java loaded on your MacOSX as newer Apple computers might not be distributed with Java preinstalled anymore! ---rony On 21.07.2012 20:52, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: As there has been no activity on creating a 32-bit version of ooRexx

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Publican Converted ooRexx Docs

2012-08-16 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
David, rexxpg.pdf (http://build.oorexx.org/builds/release-candidates/rexxpg.pdf) cannot be displayed (downloaded it three times), something is wrong says Acrobat reader. ---rony On 15.08.2012 16:04, David Ashley wrote: All - If you want to review the docs I have converted so far to

[Oorexx-devel] Request for directions (Re: Fwd: [oorexx:code-0] miesfeld committed to Open Object Rexx Code SVN Repository: 1103 - makeorx.bat typo or not

2012-08-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hmm, so far I had subscribed the ooRexx mailing lists for bugs, svn etc. to learn about all activities. Using Thunderbird's filters all those messages were sorted into the appropriate folders. As I have not received any e-mails since the switch to the new system, I was wondering what I am

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Request for directions (Re: Fwd: [oorexx:code-0] miesfeld committed to Open Object Rexx Code SVN Repository: 1103 - makeorx.bat typo or not

2012-08-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
, 2012 at 12:50 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: Hmm, so far I had subscribed the ooRexx mailing lists for bugs, svn etc. to learn about all activities. Using Thunderbird's filters all those messages were sorted into the appropriate folders. As I have not received

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Request for directions (Re: Fwd: [oorexx:code-0] miesfeld committed to Open Object Rexx Code SVN Repository: 1103 - makeorx.bat typo or not

2012-08-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
wanted to try that, but the menus are gone! Will try using Mark's link to get them back. ---rony Rick On Fri, Aug 17, 2012 at 9:47 AM, Rick McGuire object.r...@gmail.com mailto:object.r...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Aug 17, 2012 at 9:41 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu

[Oorexx-devel] Howto get the name of the current .context~executable ?

2012-08-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
When using the environment symbol .context one is able to get a method or routine object with .context~executable, for which the current code executes. Is it possible from those objects to get their names? Or differently asked: is it possible for a running executable (method or routine object)

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Howto get the name of the current .context~executable ?

2012-08-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.08.2012 15:44, Rick McGuire wrote: On Sun, Aug 19, 2012 at 9:31 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: When using the environment symbol .context one is able to get a method or routine object with .context~executable

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Howto get the name of the current .context~executable ?

2012-08-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.08.2012 15:58, Rick McGuire wrote: On Sun, Aug 19, 2012 at 9:54 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: On 19.08.2012 15:44, Rick McGuire wrote: Or differently asked: is it possible for a running executable

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Howto get the name of the current .context~executable ?

2012-08-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.08.2012 15:58, Rick McGuire wrote: Or differently asked: is it possible for a running executable (method or routine object) to get the name that was used to invoke it (very much like being able to get at the object's current arguments or current variables)?

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Howto get the name of the current .context~executable ?

2012-08-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
in their comments as promised. Jon On 20 August 2012 09:27, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: On 19.08.2012 15:58, Rick McGuire wrote: Or differently asked: is it possible for a running executable (method or routine object) to get

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Is there any way to turn off HTML in the emails SF sends out?

2012-08-21 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 20.08.2012 13:58, Jeremy Nicoll - ml sourceforge wrote: The old emails I got when people updated bugs etc didn't have unnecessary html parts in them, but I see the new ones do. Does anyone know if there's a way to turn them off, either globally or at a user-level? If you go to:

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Is there any way to turn off HTML in the emails SF sends out?

2012-08-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 21.08.2012 20:27, Jeremy Nicoll - ml sourceforge wrote: Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: If you go to: https://sourceforge.net/auth/prefs/, you should find a drop-down box at the bottom, where you can choose Plain Text (other options: HTML, Combined) and pressing

[Oorexx-devel] Ad Allura interface: a few questions ...

2012-08-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Sorry, if this has been answered already, just do not know the latest state. * Ad Patches: it is possible (following Mark's directions) to subscribe Patch messages by merely pressing the envelope symbol on the Patch UI. However, how would one be able to see the patch file (the diffs)

[Oorexx-devel] Ad ActiveX Scripting support: could the following help ?

2012-08-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Due to the new kernel of ooRexx 4 the ActiveX scripting support of the previous versions cannot be used anymore. While researching I stumbled over the following URLs: * ATL Active Script Engine Wrapper | Download · View Source Code (link opens new window) | Microsoft did us a favour

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad ActiveX Scripting support: could the following help ?

2012-08-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
/9251/ruby/main.html, http://www.geocities.co.jp/SiliconValley-PaloAlto/9251/ruby/history.en.html.with a link to http://svn.arton.no-ip.info/RScript18/1.2.0.0/. ---rony On 22.08.2012 11:37, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Due to the new kernel of ooRexx 4 the ActiveX scripting support

[Oorexx-devel] Ad sorting arrays: request for discussion/thoughts ...

2012-08-24 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Yesterday I stumbled over a surprising behaviour of Array's sort, which led me to open a bug report https://sourceforge.net/p/oorexx/bugs/1107/. Obviously the sorting is working as designed, hence the reported behaviour was not accepted as a bug. Having slept a night over this and thinking

[Oorexx-devel] Fwd: Re: Questions ad Allura ...

2012-08-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
: Sat, 25 Aug 2012 12:47:35 +0200 From: Rony G. Flatscher (Apache) r...@apache.org Reply-To: allura-...@incubator.apache.org To: allura-...@incubator.apache.org Hi Dave, thank you for your feedback, which leaded to the creation of the following four tickets, hoping

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad sorting arrays: request for discussion/thoughts ...

2012-08-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
to sort sparse arrays as well: https://sourceforge.net/p/oorexx/feature-requests/480/ ---rony On 24.08.2012 12:01, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Yesterday I stumbled over a surprising behaviour of Array's sort, which led me to open a bug report https://sourceforge.net/p/oorexx/bugs/1107

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad sorting arrays: request for discussion/thoughts ...

2012-08-28 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
to abstain after having clicked any of these buttons, just re-click them, such that they pop back to neutral (abstain). ---rony On 25.08.2012 13:09, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, thank you very much for all of your feedback which encouraged me to create the following two RFEs: * feature

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad sorting arrays: request for discussion/thoughts ...

2012-08-28 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Dan: On 28.08.2012 15:22, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Tue, Aug 28, 2012 at 5:59 AM, Dan Carter gwcar...@ezlink.com wrote: Rony, I just tried to vote, but there was no response when clicking the button. What else must I do to register a vote? It worked okay for me. I voted up and then back to

[Oorexx-devel] svnnotify now available on Sourceforge (Fwd: Re: Questions ad Allura ...

2012-08-28 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Allura ... Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2012 13:30:59 -0400 From: Dave Brondsema d...@brondsema.net Reply-To: allura-...@incubator.apache.org To: allura-...@incubator.apache.org On 8/23/12 5:58 PM, Dave Brondsema wrote: Hi again Rony. Thanks for the feedback. On 8/23/12 5:09 AM, Rony G

Re: [Oorexx-devel] On the topic of enchaining SysFileTree...

2012-08-28 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 28.08.2012 19:32, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Tue, Aug 28, 2012 at 10:19 AM, Chip Davis c...@aviatrexx.com wrote: On 8/28/2012 08:46 Rony G. Flatscher said: Just did that and saw that you yourself had not done that vote up. I had not bumped the RFE because I wanted to initiate a discussion

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx 4.1.2 code moved to release

2012-08-29 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 29.08.2012 05:36, Mark Miesfeld wrote: Hi All I moved main 4.1.2 from branches to releases and docs 4.1.2 from branches to releases Things are set on on SourceForge: https://sourceforge.net/projects/oorexx/files/oorexx/4.1.2/ and

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx 4.1.2 code moved to release

2012-08-29 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 29.08.2012 12:02, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 29.08.2012 05:36, Mark Miesfeld wrote: Hi All I moved main 4.1.2 from branches to releases and docs 4.1.2 from branches to releases Things are set on on SourceForge: https://sourceforge.net/projects/oorexx/files/oorexx/4.1.2/ and https

[Oorexx-devel] Links to Rexx/SQL ...

2012-09-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, from time to time there are problems reported if using Rexx/SQL from ooRexx. It may not be widely known, but Rexx/SQL is not only the *classic Rexx SQL* interface available and maintained for over 20 years by its creator, Mark Hessling, but there has been also special ooRexx

[Oorexx-devel] Outdated ooRexx docs on http://www.ooRexx.org

2012-09-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
As reported a while ago, the ooRexx homepage is given the impression, that since August 14, 2009 nothing new was added to ooRexx, as the documentation for ooRexx is for 4.0.0. Is there a tracker-system somewhere for http://www.ooRexx.org where one can suggest updating the documentation to the

[Oorexx-devel] ooRexx crashes

2012-10-30 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
While creating a presentation about scripting Apache OpenOffice (AOO) for the upcoming ApacheCon Europe (next week), I have been intensively exploring various AOO APIs in order to help the attendants to conduct an easier life when creating scripts/programs to drive AOO wordprocessor (swriter),

[Oorexx-devel] Fwd: ApacheCon Europe Talk Scripting Apache OpenOffice with ooRexx ...

2012-11-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Original Message Subject:ApacheCon Europe Talk Scripting Apache OpenOffice with ooRexx ... Date: Fri, 09 Nov 2012 16:55:10 +0100 From: Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at To: RexxLA Members mailing list rexxla-memb...@mail.rexxla.org Hi

[Oorexx-devel] Creating, Modifying ODF-files with ooRexx ...

2012-11-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) received OpenOffice (AOO) and the so-called ODF toolkit for incubation. AOO has been promoted to an accepted, top-level ASF project. OpenOffice/AOO/LibreOffice stores the documents in the standardized ODF format and serves as a GUI editor for

[Oorexx-devel] Patch (# 175) submitted to implement RFE # 354 for the next release

2012-11-18 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Just for the record, in case the notification system for patches does not work: yesterday, I submitted a patch https://sourceforge.net/p/oorexx/patches/175/ (please use the patch that was uploaded the last) to implement the RFE https://sourceforge.net/p/oorexx/feature-requests/354/ for

[Oorexx-devel] RFH for implementing RFE # 356

2012-11-18 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
In order to remove a crash in ooRexx when using ooRexx from OpenOffice (AOO) via BSF4ooRexx, I am contemplating to implement RFE http://sourceforge.net/p/oorexx/feature-requests/356/. However, short of having the needed overview about how the pieces fit together, a RFH (request for hints/help)

Re: [Oorexx-devel] RFH for implementing RFE # 356

2012-11-18 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
would create an undesirable memory leak. Thanks! What do you suggest/advise as an approach, if you think I could do it (time permitting for the needed research and testing)? ---rony On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 6:47 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu

Re: [Oorexx-devel] RFH for implementing RFE # 356

2012-11-18 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 18.11.2012 13:10, Rick McGuire wrote: On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 7:03 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: On 18.11.2012 12:57, Rick McGuire wrote: I don't have a suggested solution. I frankly don't think this is an RFE

[Oorexx-devel] Building ooRexx from trunk on XP problems, when arriving at building oodialog ...

2012-11-18 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
While compiling 32-bit versions of ooRexx from trunk on a XP system, the build (makeorx NODEBUG) fails with the following screen output: Building OODIALOG.. * : build halted Looking up the log file, the last lines are: ... cut ... All done rxftp.cls csvStream.cls .

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Building ooRexx from trunk on XP problems, when arriving at building oodialog ...

2012-11-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 18.11.2012 17:51, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 8:26 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: While compiling 32-bit versions of ooRexx from trunk on a XP system, the build (makeorx NODEBUG) fails

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Building ooRexx from trunk on XP problems, when arriving at building oodialog ...

2012-11-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.11.2012 10:23, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 18.11.2012 17:51, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 8:26 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: While compiling 32-bit versions of ooRexx from trunk on a XP system

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Building ooRexx from trunk on XP problems, when arriving at building oodialog ...

2012-11-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.11.2012 15:44, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 1:26 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: On 19.11.2012 10:23, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 18.11.2012 17:51, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Sun, Nov 18, 2012

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Building ooRexx from trunk on XP problems, when arriving at building oodialog ...

2012-11-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.11.2012 19:37, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 10:16 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: NMAKE : fatal error U1045: spawn failed : No error Stop. (END) So

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Building ooRexx from trunk on XP problems, when arriving at building oodialog ...

2012-11-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Am 19.11.2012 um 20:41 schrieb Mark Miesfeld miesf...@gmail.com mailto:miesf...@gmail.com: On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 11:31 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: On 19.11.2012 19:37, Mark Miesfeld wrote: On Mon, Nov 19, 2012

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Building ooRexx from trunk on XP problems, when arriving at building oodialog ...

2012-11-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Rony G. Flatscher (mobil/e) Am 19.11.2012 um 20:54 schrieb Mark Miesfeld miesf...@gmail.com mailto:miesf...@gmail.com: On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 10:16 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu-wien.ac.at wrote: There is one little problem left, when

[Oorexx-devel] Creating and processing PDF with ooRexx ...

2012-11-28 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) has a project called PDFBox, which creates a Java archive for creating and processing PDF files. Using BSF4ooRexx it becomes possible to take advantage of that library from (oo)Rexx. A student, Cristina Dobrea, experimented with that library and

[Oorexx-devel] Another idea ... (Re: RFH for implementing RFE # 356

2012-12-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Would it be possible to have a Rexx exit defined for terminating a Rexx interpreter instance? If so, then this would allow for solving the sketched problem/use case. ---rony On 18.11.2012 13:29, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 18.11.2012 13:10, Rick McGuire wrote: On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 7

[Oorexx-devel] Refresh uploaded (Announcing beta 20130106 for BSF4ooRexx (bridging ooRexx and Java)

2013-01-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, unfortunately, the first drop included a glitch from production such that a refresh of this (beta) package has become necessary. The old installation packages got deprecated and the new installation packages uploaded, carrying todays date (20130107) in their name: *

[Oorexx-devel] Announcing new version of BSF4ooRexx (bridging ooRexx and Java)

2013-01-30 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, please point your browser to: https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/GA/BSF4ooRexx-410.20130107-GA/ in order to download the latest version of BSF4ooRexx, which is now generally available (GA). This is a bug-fix release that is identical to the beta version 410.20130106

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad multithreaded execution of Rexx interpreter instances

2013-02-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, today I got the following error report for BSF4ooRexx: https://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detailaid=3604128group_id=400586atid=1660873. It may be the case that this is a problem that may be with ooRexx: 1. The supplied test case continually starts and terminates Rexx

[Oorexx-devel] What is needed to get Unicode support from/with ooRexx ?

2013-03-13 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Subject says it all. ---rony -- Everyone hates slow websites. So do we. Make your web apps faster with AppDynamics Download AppDynamics Lite for free today: http://p.sf.net/sfu/appdyn_d2d_mar

Re: [Oorexx-devel] What is needed to get Unicode support from/with ooRexx ?

2013-03-13 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
into the ooRexx kernel) ? ---rony 2013/3/13 Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at Subject says it all. ---rony -- Everyone hates slow websites. So do we. Make your web apps faster

Re: [Oorexx-devel] What is needed to get Unicode support from/with ooRexx ?

2013-03-16 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Uli, On 14.03.2013 00:20, Uli Zinngrebe wrote: On Wednesday 13 Mar 2013 10:49:50 Rony G. Flatscher wrote: (1) For ASCII one byte equals one character, but unicode has multi-byte characters. With the string functions being developed for ASCII, they should show many bugs when applied

[Oorexx-devel] Links on http://www.oorexx.org/download.html (Re: ooRexx Build machine Status

2013-03-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.03.2013 14:54, David Ashley wrote: OpenSuse 12.3 i586 and x86_64 have been added to the build machine. ooRexx builds will now be available daily for those two environments. The build machine is located at http://build.oorexx.org/ The www.ooRexx.org page

[Oorexx-devel] Is there a time estimation when catch-finally will become available on do/loop/select keyword statements ?

2013-03-21 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Subject says it all. TIA, ---rony -- Everyone hates slow websites. So do we. Make your web apps faster with AppDynamics Download AppDynamics Lite for free today: http://p.sf.net/sfu/appdyn_d2d_mar

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Any progress on non-root perms an ooRexx 4.x?

2013-04-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 19.04.2013 00:32, René Jansen wrote: Any port above 1024 can be used (opened, written to) by non-root users. The PID file location is the problem. How do other programs on Unix/Linux solve this problem (the PID file), if they are started via USB sticks and the like without root

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Any progress on non-root perms an ooRexx 4.x?

2013-04-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Looking around a little bit on the Internet, I stumbled over: http://superuser.com/questions/454449/linux-alternative-places-where-to-store-pid-file-instead-of-var-run where one posting says: *In short*: you could store it anywhere (say, |/tmp| or |/var/tmp|), but |/var/run| is the

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Any progress on non-root perms an ooRexx 4.x?

2013-04-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 20.04.2013 17:46, Manfred Lotz wrote: On Fri, 19 Apr 2013 13:05:18 -0700 CVBruce cvbr...@gmail.com wrote: That's the issue. The user doesn't have root authority. Not to install or use ooRexx. I don't understand what you are after. On a Linux system a software will be installed by an

[Oorexx-devel] Problems executing Rexx code in multiple Rexx interpreter instances concurrently

2013-05-30 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, a while ago I reported a bug http://sourceforge.net/p/oorexx/bugs/1161/, which originally was reported in the BSF4ooRexx project, cf. http://sourceforge.net/p/bsf4oorexx/bugs/16/. My inquiry of February has not yielded any reaction, possibly because it was difficult to set up an

Re: [Oorexx-devel] RFE #446 Enhancement to rexx.cpp

2013-06-05 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Given the name SysCArgs already implies that this is not a [oo]Rexx language related piece of information, but one of the runtime environment that started the Rexx script. As the discussions on news:comp.lang.rexx showcase, there are people (especially those with a Unix background, but now more

[Oorexx-devel] Info: New BSF4ooRexx beta test package (20130610) available for download

2013-06-10 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, since a few minutes there is a new beta available for BSF4ooRexx from: https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20130610/. Checkout the changes documented in changesBSF4ooRexx.txt. If you have any feedback/observation please come forward on the BSF4ooRexx developer list

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Info: New BSF4ooRexx beta test package (20130610) available for download

2013-06-10 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
be installed. If running OpenOffice on Windows, make sure to install ooRexx and Java in 32-bit, as OpenOffice currently is only available in 32-bits on Windows. Hope that helps and best regards, ---rony On 10.06.2013 20:39, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, since a few minutes there is a new beta

[Oorexx-devel] When must one use DeleteLocalReference() ?

2013-06-26 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
This question may be of interest for other developers as well, so moving/asking it to the ooRexx developer list: While experimenting with a little C++ program, there would be a RexxRoutineObject created using NewRoutine() which then got executed with CallRoutine() many thousand times. While

Re: [Oorexx-devel] When must one use DeleteLocalReference() ?

2013-06-26 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Again, thank you very much for your explanations and answers! ---rony Rony G. Flatscher (mobil/e) Am 26.06.2013 um 20:46 schrieb Rick McGuire object.r...@gmail.com: Yes, any long-lived contexts like this should be doing that sort of reference management. Strings are objects just like any

[Oorexx-devel] New beta for the external ooRexx function package BSF4ooRexx

2013-06-29 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, since a few minutes there is a new beta available for BSF4ooRexx from:https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20130629/. It fixes memory leaks (now one can execute literally millions of Rexx programs in the same Rexx interpreter instance or create litterally millions

[Oorexx-devel] New MacOSX versions available (Re: [RexxLA] New beta (refresh # 8) of BSF4ooRexx available (Re: New beta available for download

2013-08-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
experiences. ---rony On 16.07.2013 12:20, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Updated beta of BSF4ooRexx available: http://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20130629/BSF4ooRexx_install-beta20130715-refresh8.zip/download is the latest refresh of the current beta of BSF4ooRexx, which

[Oorexx-devel] Announcing new version of BSF4ooRexx (bridging ooRexx and Java)

2013-09-08 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, BSF4ooRexx is package for bridging ooRexx and Java. [BSF4ooRexx even includes camouflaging support that makes Java appear to be the dynamically typed, case-insensitive ooRexx! :) ] --- Please point your browser

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Discuss: #1212 Classes that start with a digit are not working.

2013-11-24 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 24.11.2013 17:06, Rick McGuire wrote: Ran into this little glitch this morning with a program I was writing. I created a class that started with the characters 3D, and was getting an error when i tried to instantiate it because the corresponding environment symbol resolved to a string

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Discuss: #1212 Classes that start with a digit are not working.

2013-11-24 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
as that has an already defined meaning today. oh, o.k., thank you! In that case I would prefer #2 as well. ---rony On Sun, Nov 24, 2013 at 11:26 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: On 24.11.2013 17:06, Rick McGuire wrote: Ran

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Class Example

2013-12-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi David, On 04.12.2013 15:22, David Ashley wrote: All - I had a need last night to create a class that could count the number of instances that had been created using class methods. I could not find an example of this in any of our documentation. Maybe I just did not look in the right place

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Class Example

2013-12-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
: 3 instances created so far 4 instances created so far HTH, ---rony On 04.12.2013 15:26, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi David, On 04.12.2013 15:22, David Ashley wrote: All - I had a need last night to create a class that could count the number of instances that had been created using

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Requesting to apply a submitted patch for 4.2.0 ...

2013-12-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
. Rick On Sat, Dec 7, 2013 at 8:48 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: Hi there, as long as ooRexx may be deployed in either 32 or 64 bit there are use cases where a Rexx programmer is in need of determining which version

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad new .debuginpurt and .traceoutput monitors

2013-12-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
ooRexx 4.2.0 introduces two new monitor objects, .debuginput and .traceoutput. In the current beta their destination object is .nil, hence messages directed at them usually raise an unknown method condition, like: F:\work\svn\bsf4oorexx\trunk\bsf4oorexx\installrexxtry

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx does nothing visible when installed.

2013-12-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
on the desktop he can delete it. ---rony Rony G. Flatscher (mobil/e) Am 11.12.2013 um 22:20 schrieb Mark Miesfeld miesf...@gmail.com: On Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 1:14 PM, Mike Cowlishaw m...@speleotrove.com wrote: But think 'out of the box' for a minute. The icon does not have to start

[Oorexx-devel] How about adding the SQLLite support to the ooRexx distribution?

2013-12-13 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, are there any thoughts about adding the SQLLite support to the ooRexx 4.2.0 distribution or should it remain a standalone add-on? ---rony -- Rapidly troubleshoot problems before they affect your business.

Re: [Oorexx-devel] HowTo Articles

2014-01-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 04.01.2014 01:02, Chip Davis wrote: Very nice, David! And very useful. +1 Aside from a couple of typos, the only thing I would change is to move the Legal Notice to the last page; it was hard to find the start of your text. Maybe you could use the new 4.2 constants of the .String class

[Oorexx-devel] Refresh (2014-01-12) uploaded ... (Re: Announcing new version of BSF4ooRexx (bridging ooRexx and Java)

2014-01-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Apache OpenOffice 4.x installations via registry, * on Linux/Unix: creating logfile BSF4ooRexx.log for user root in /tmp. HTH, ---rony On 08.09.2013 17:23, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, BSF4ooRexx is package for bridging ooRexx and Java. [BSF4ooRexx even includes camouflaging support

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