[Oorexx-devel] Ad 4.2.0 compilation warnings using Xcode (MacOSX, compatible from OS X 10.6 onwards)

2014-03-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
While compiling 4.2.0 for MacOSX in 32- and 64-bit, there are quite a few warnings that get generated, some examples (from the 64-bit compilation) e.g. * RexxDateTime.cpp:1142:27: sprintf: 'int', but the argument is 'wholenumber_t' [-Wformat] * DeadObject.cpp:221:03: printf: 'int', but the

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad 4.2.0 compilation warnings using Xcode (MacOSX, compatible from OS X 10.6 onwards)

2014-03-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
, Mar 17, 2014 at 9:20 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: While compiling 4.2.0 for MacOSX in 32- and 64-bit, there are quite a few warnings that get generated, some examples (from the 64-bit compilation) e.g. * RexxDateTime.cpp

[Oorexx-devel] Latest BSF4ooRexx MacOSX Refresh now includes latest ooRexx 4.2.0 ...

2014-03-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
As there have been requests for a MacOSX version of ooRexx 4.2.0, I refreshed the MacOSX version of BSF4ooRexx with the latest, released version of ooRexx, version 4.2.0. You can get the latest BSF4ooRexx versions from:

[Oorexx-devel] What could be a reason for a crash in this particular situation ?

2014-03-24 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, trying to debug an awkward error on MacOSX when ooRexx is created from within a 64-bit Java thread, initialized by Apache OpenOffice (AOO). Preliminary comment: 64-bit ooRexx, Java and BSF4ooRexx work stand-alone without any problems. It is also possible to run ooRexx scripts using

Re: [Oorexx-devel] What could be a reason for a crash in this particular situation ?

2014-03-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
, Mar 24, 2014 at 5:43 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: Hi there, trying to debug an awkward error on MacOSX when ooRexx is created from within a 64-bit Java thread, initialized by Apache OpenOffice (AOO). Preliminary comment

[Oorexx-devel] Fwd: [RexxLA] Mark the dates: The 2015 International Rexx Symposium in Vienna

2014-05-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Original Message Subject:[RexxLA] Mark the dates: The 2015 International Rexx Symposium in Vienna Date: Sun, 11 May 2014 15:11:58 +0200 From: Rony G. Flatscher Reply-To: RexxLA Members mailing list rexxla-memb...@rexxla.org To: RexxLA Members mailing list

[Oorexx-devel] Announcing new beta version BSF4ooRexx 4.50

2014-05-27 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
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Re: [Oorexx-devel] Fwd: [Oorexx-svn] SF.net SVN: oorexx-code-0:[10237]

2014-06-23 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, just for the record: all work related to ooRexx (in support of the ooRexx project) that I publish is always under a license that is CPL 1.0 (and AL 2.0), such that the work can be used immediately in the context of the ooRexx project. (The default CPL 1.0 license for my code for the

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad running multiple Rexx programs in the same interpreter instance from native (C++) code ...

2014-07-02 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
When analyzing WWW-browser script code embedded in (x)html files it is the case that the functions of all scripts embedded in a (x)html file are available for scripts that are encountered and executed later in a (x)html file. To mimick this behaviour in ooRexx the (ooRexx) scripts get executed

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad running multiple Rexx programs in the same interpreter instance from native (C++) code ...

2014-07-02 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 02.07.2014 18:17, Rick McGuire wrote: On Wed, Jul 2, 2014 at 12:04 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: When analyzing WWW-browser script code embedded in (x)html files it is the case that the functions of all scripts embedded

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad Routine's new, resp. Package's addPackage methods ...

2014-07-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Could grab some time to test adding a package to the context of another routine from native/C++ code. Here is the basic outline: 1. a routine object is created for ::requires BSF.CLS which sets up all kind of public routines and classes among them one public routine named pp;

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad Routine's new, resp. Package's addPackage methods ...

2014-07-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Rick, On 03.07.2014 13:39, Rick McGuire wrote: If you want this investigated, then you need to file the bug report first with a means of reproducing this. Thank you for the offer! While trying to come up with an ooRexx-only example for this observed behavior, I found out that I committed

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad Routine's new, resp. Package's addPackage methods ...

2014-07-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
time, I will upload the scripts as attachments and not inline, to also cover such possible errors. On Thu, Jul 3, 2014 at 9:36 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: Rick, On 03.07.2014 13:39, Rick McGuire wrote: If you want

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Need an opinion on the Method/Routine source methods.

2014-07-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 04.07.2014 12:33, Rick McGuire wrote: ... cut ... Another option would be to add a separate method to get the directive source line. That is a little more work, but also doable. The advantage of doing that is the information would also be there for native routines and methods.

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad running multiple Rexx programs in the same interpreter instance from native (C++) code ...

2014-07-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 02.07.2014 20:08, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 02.07.2014 18:17, Rick McGuire wrote: On Wed, Jul 2, 2014 at 12:04 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: When analyzing WWW-browser script code embedded in (x)html files it is the case

[Oorexx-devel] Redirecting ooRexx' standard files at runtime...

2014-07-10 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Just a nice feature of ooRexx which might not get really noticed, however at times may proof to be *quite* helpful, hence sharing it here. In ooRexx whenever one outputs to stdout, stderr or inputs from stdin, then the monitors .output, .error and .input are used. By default these monitors

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Numbering for the next feature release...

2014-07-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 14.07.2014 22:03, Rick McGuire wrote: I've been working on a fairly major code restructuring and cleanup over the last couple of weeks. This will make it easier to implement some new features, and hopefully, will make it easier to maintain release-to-release compatibility of the rexxc

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Numbering for the next feature release...

2014-07-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 15.07.2014 12:31, Rick McGuire wrote: Well, the thing I started out to fix is to allow the language translator mark a saved program with the language level required to execute the program. One of the difficulties with adding new features is this frequently invalidates the programs

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Numbering for the next feature release...

2014-07-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Thank you very much for your explanations, looking forward to the new version! ---rony On 15.07.2014 12:55, Rick McGuire wrote: Grrr, hit the wrong key and sent that early. On Tue, Jul 15, 2014 at 6:44 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote

[Oorexx-devel] ooRexx testing framework and multiple threads ...

2014-07-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
When creating testcases using the latest ooRexx testing framework and using expectSyntax (tests that create syntax errors which should be tested whether they get raised) while code executes in a separate thread from the testing unit thread, then the condition is never triggered there. As a

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Thinking about a new type of Message object.

2014-07-26 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 25.07.2014 22:54, Rick McGuire wrote: There are a number of things I don't like about the existing Message class, the biggest being the object can only be invoked a single time. There are lots of useful things that can be done with a message-type object that can be passed in as a

[Oorexx-devel] Ad RAISE keyword instruction

2014-07-29 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Currently, I am looking deeper into the RAISE keyword instruction. The reason being, that conditions trapped in a parallel thread (let us say #2) should be re-raised in the (blocked) thread (let us say #1) that spun off the execution on a separate thread. It has been possible to secure the

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad RAISE keyword instruction

2014-07-29 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 29.07.2014 19:23, Rick McGuire wrote: On Tue, Jul 29, 2014 at 1:11 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: Currently, I am looking deeper into the RAISE keyword instruction. The reason being, that conditions trapped

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad RAISE keyword instruction

2014-07-29 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
as special as those conditions also require an argument. Hmm, I see. ---rony On Tue, Jul 29, 2014 at 1:25 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: On 29.07.2014 19:23, Rick McGuire wrote: On Tue, Jul 29, 2014 at 1:11 PM, Rony G. Flatscher

[Oorexx-devel] A last question ad RAISE USER ... (Re: Ad RAISE keyword instruction

2014-07-29 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
that is taken as a constant.. Would it make sense to file a RFE to allow usercondition to be an expression as well? ---rony On 29.07.2014 19:40, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 29.07.2014 19:35, Rick McGuire wrote: No, it does NOT miss this. The condition part of the syntax diagram covers those

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad FindClass() vs FindContextClass()

2014-07-31 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
What is the differenct between FindClass() and FindContextClass()? The documentation for FindClass() says: Locates a Class object in the current thread context. The documentation for FindContextClass() says: Locate a Class object in the current Method or Routine Package context. Both

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad FindClass() vs FindContextClass()

2014-07-31 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
of search that would occur in any piece of Rexx code where it can find any classes defined in your package as well as any public classes pulled in by other packages that code has loaded (via ::requires, for example). Ahh, thank you very much! ---rony On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 7:38 AM, Rony G

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad FindClass() vs FindContextClass()

2014-07-31 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
-rxDbusServer);// set server this connection belongs to // let Rexx code setup (save to connections, assigning default service and listener objects) rtc-SendMessage1(cbd-rxDbusServer, NEWCONNECTION, rxDBusConn); } On 31.07.2014 13:52, Rony G. Flatscher wrote

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad FindClass() vs FindContextClass()

2014-07-31 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
information will take some time though, being off on the weekend, it may take me until Monday, I am afraid. ---rony On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 9:27 AM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: Hmm, went thru the source code to find all FindClass() usages

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx Syntax Diagrams in Rexxref

2014-08-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Some years ago a student of mine created an [E]BNF editor using OpenOffice and ooRexx for syntax diagrams (Franz Hohenegger, BNF4OOo - Managing Backus-Naur-Forms with OpenOffice, e.g. cf. https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/comp.lang.rexx/86KYqFOpCro). It allows one to enter (among other

[Oorexx-devel] Problem with VALUE()-BIF

2014-09-05 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
The VALUE()-BIF can be used to fetch and set environment variables in the operating system's process. To do so, the second argument must be set to ENVIRONMENT to direct the VALUE()-BIF to the process' environment. Newer Windows operating systems may have an environment variable named

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Problem with VALUE()-BIF

2014-09-05 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
the contents of the Windows environment variable ProgramFiles(x86) On Fri, Sep 5, 2014 at 1:35 PM, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: The VALUE()-BIF can be used to fetch and set environment variables in the operating system's process. To do so

[Oorexx-devel] Invoking private methods from native code, possible ?

2014-09-07 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Is it possible to access private methods from native code, and if so, how would one do it? ---rony -- Slashdot TV. Video for Nerds. Stuff that matters. http://tv.slashdot.org/

[Oorexx-devel] Announcing BSF4ooRexx version 4.50, 2014-10-14

2014-10-14 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
BSF4ooRexx (https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/) is an external ooRexx function package that allows Rexx programmers to use all of Java. Java will be camouflaged as ooRexx such that Java classes and Java objects appear to be ooRexx classes and ooRexx objects. As the Java runtime

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad annotations ...

2014-10-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
It is really great that annotations get added to the language! It may be conceivable that there are annotations that consist of many field/value pairs, but also of field-names only (like deprecated or testmethod, which in junit allows one to annotate methods to be testmethods even if they do

[Oorexx-devel] Ad [] to call a routine

2014-10-20 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
It seems that 5.0 will supply square brackets to call a routine object. Why is this? Square brackets have been in ooRexx for a long time and have been used for accessing collections. Making square brackets call a routine object somehow breaks that collection-related notion, and seems a little

[Oorexx-devel] New beta of BSF4ooRexx with full JSR-223 support ...

2015-05-12 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, at https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20150512/ you'll find a new beta version of BSF4ooRexx (an external function package to allow ooRexx access to Java, and Java access to ooRexx), a zip-archive for Windows and Linux, and two MacOSX installation packages, one

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Looking Forwards...

2015-04-16 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Jon, thank you for your initiative and leadership in this interesting phase of the ooRexx project! Even though I am really *very* tight on time (80+ hrs week), maybe I can offer a little help here and there which would be hopefully better than nothing :) and thereby help you and the ooRexx

Re: [Oorexx-devel] [OT] MYSQL

2015-06-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Terry, it would be nice to have that in public, e.g. on the RexxLA list or the ooRexx user list. This way search engines can turn up this conversation at later times. Personally, in additon to NetRexx, I would also add/hint at Mark Hessling's RexxSQL and BSF4ooRexx. The problem solution

[Oorexx-devel] Beta # 2: New beta of BSF4ooRexx with full JSR-223 support ...

2015-06-10 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, at https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20150608/ you'll find a new beta version of BSF4ooRexx (an external function package to allow ooRexx access to Java, and Java access to ooRexx), a zip-archive for Windows and Linux, and two MacOSX installation packages, one

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad Suse packaging ... (Re: news on the build machine

2015-06-23 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Erico, On 23.06.2015 16:21, Erico Mendonca wrote: Don't forget: https://build.opensuse.org/package/show/home:PerryWerneck:pw3270/ooRexx and https://build.opensuse.org/package/show/devel:languages:misc/ooRexx Don't think it could be easily integrated with Jenkins, though. interesting,

[Oorexx-devel] Refresh for Linux 64-bit (Beta # 2: New beta of BSF4ooRexx with full JSR-223 support ...

2015-06-21 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, it turned out that the Linux 64-bit compiled library caused a buffer overrun, if the Rexx interpreter was loaded via Java (JNI). It seems that the problem was introduced by using the latest 64-bit Ubuntu's gcc and/or libc. Going back to an older version of Ubuntu and recompile

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad Suse packaging ... (Re: news on the build machine

2015-06-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
of installation and uninstallation of the package: %pre, %post, %preun, %postun, etc. I hope I have been clear enough in the lines above. If you have any questions, just mail me. Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at 23/06/15 12:13 Hi Erico, On 23.06.2015 16:21, Erico Mendonca wrote

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx doc and builds

2015-06-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 25.06.2015 17:01, René Jansen wrote: The good news is, I can build the ooRexx documentation now in an automated way with Jenkins (with help from Jean-Louis, altough I decided to build on Linux in the end because of too much hassle on MacOSX - but I needed all his tips anyway). So

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Current rail-diagrams in ooRexx 5.0 docs wrong

2015-06-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
┼───┼──►◄ ├option1┤ ├option2┤ └option3┘ I would be glad to work on the syntax diagrams, if someone would be kind enough to explain the tools involved (SVG, DocBook, ...?). Leslie On Sunday 14 June 2015 10:56:55 Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Current rail-diagrams in ooRexx 5.0 docs wrong

2015-06-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Ahem, sorry, forgot the URL: http://wi.wu.ac.at/rgf/diplomarbeiten/. ---rony On 15.06.2015 13:34, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Maybe Jean-Louis Faucher can chime in and explain how he did the syntactical correct svg diagrams. Also, there was a student of mine who worked on EBNF to allow

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Current rail-diagrams in ooRexx 5.0 docs wrong

2015-06-16 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
is not quite twice as large. I doubt all those extra arrowheads made that much difference, but it's worth comparing the size of the two approaches within the same document. -Chip- On 6/14/2015 11:55 AM, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: The syntax rail-diagrams that currently get created are wrong

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Current rail-diagrams in ooRexx 5.0 docs wrong

2015-06-14 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, just saw that Erich committed an actual set of the PDF documentation at https://sourceforge.net/projects/oorexx/files/oorexx-docs/5.0.0alpha/ a few moments ago where you can get rexxref5.pdf from! ---rony On 14.06.2015 17:55, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: The syntax rail-diagrams

[Oorexx-devel] Current rail-diagrams in ooRexx 5.0 docs wrong

2015-06-14 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
The syntax rail-diagrams that currently get created are wrong in the areas, where there are optional arguments. The optional arguments are not identifiable and it is not clear what the default values would be, if an optional value is left out. This is probably due to a limitation in the

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Current rail-diagrams in ooRexx 5.0 docs wrong

2015-06-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
raildiagrams get created. Then we could discuss how to best move on to arrive at syntactically correct diagrams as efficiently as possible. So, the question would be, what Erich et.al. think about this and how to best proceed? ---rony 2015-06-16 17:36 GMT+02:00 Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad higher resolution image of the ooRexx logo (Re: ooRexx doc and builds

2015-06-29 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
. 2015, at 13:46, Rony G. Flatscher rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at wrote: On 25.06.2015 17:47, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 25.06.2015 17:01, René Jansen wrote: The good news is, I can build the ooRexx documentation now in an automated way

[Oorexx-devel] Ad higher resolution image of the ooRexx logo (Re: ooRexx doc and builds

2015-06-28 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 25.06.2015 17:47, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: On 25.06.2015 17:01, René Jansen wrote: The good news is, I can build the ooRexx documentation now in an automated way with Jenkins (with help from Jean-Louis, altough I decided to build on Linux in the end because of too much hassle on MacOSX

Re: [Oorexx-devel] stem assignment

2015-05-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Walter, first the example on Rosetta code you cite as a real life example comes from your special friend, who tries to write Rexx as if it was Assembler at times. So you should ask yourself how a real life example that would be. (I have never seen a classic Rexx program that would use that

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Beta # 2: New beta of BSF4ooRexx with full JSR-223 support ...

2015-08-06 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
the latest (this) beta version can be found: https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20150608/ ---rony On 10.06.2015 15:25, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, at https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20150608/ you'll find a new beta version of BSF4ooRexx

[Oorexx-devel] The 20150812-beta drop of BSF4ooRexx with full JSR-223 support ...

2015-08-13 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
(this) beta version can be found: https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20150608/ ---rony On 10.06.2015 15:25, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, at https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx/files/beta/20150608/ you'll find a new beta version of BSF4ooRexx (an external function

Re: [Oorexx-devel] About a few problems...

2015-07-27 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
it there. On 26.07.2015 20:33, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, a few weeks ago I could finish the JSR-223 support for BSF4ooRexx. JSR-223 is the Java scripting framework introduced with Java 1.6 (package javax.script). While creating a set of test cases using the ooRexx ooTest framework I found a few

[Oorexx-devel] About a few problems...

2015-07-26 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, a few weeks ago I could finish the JSR-223 support for BSF4ooRexx. JSR-223 is the Java scripting framework introduced with Java 1.6 (package javax.script). While creating a set of test cases using the ooRexx ooTest framework I found a few problem areas about three weeks ago. Ever

[Oorexx-devel] The 20150825-beta drop of BSF4ooRexx with full JSR-223 support ...

2015-08-25 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 13.08.2015 17:31, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: Hi there, a short while ago I uploaded a new version of the current BSF4ooRexx beta with the date 2015-08-12 in it, which incorporates quite a few, significant (internal) changes. A proper GUI install version for MacOSX got created and uploaded

[Oorexx-devel] A little background ... (Re: Talk on "dbusoorexx" at LinuxCon Europe 2015 today ...

2015-10-09 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Thanks for the thumb-ups! The story of the dbusoorexx-package gets like this: in order for my (economic, business administration, law) students who may have learned programming in my two ooRexx classes (oo-concepts, remote controlling Windows and its apps, camofulaged Java, doing the same on

Re: [Oorexx-devel] nsis - build error with release version of 4.2.0

2015-09-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 15.09.2015 13:16, Rick McGuire wrote: > Are you using the version of nsis downloaded from the oorexx sourceforge > site? Located here: > > http://sourceforge.net/projects/oorexx/files/oorexx-buildutils/1.2.0/Nsis_longStrings.zip/download > > This contains all of the needed plugins as well

[Oorexx-devel] Regquest for support of an Android port of ooRexx ...

2015-09-28 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, a student, Klemens Engelbrechtsmüller, has accepted a project to port ooRexx to the Android platform. His background has been quite Java-concentrated (he works as a professional Java developer besides his studies) and in his seminar thesis he developed a wrist-wratch application for

[Oorexx-devel] How about a little BRexx-feature for ooRexx ?

2015-12-10 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
BRexx allows one to define strings that span multiple lines, e.g. like: ... cut ... /* Initialisation */ call import "android.r" call AndroidInit /* specify XML layout */ /* apply layout */ /* start full screen */ layout= *"*///*" *||//*"* /*" *||//*"*

[Oorexx-devel] State of 5.0 ?

2016-01-28 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Wondering what the state of the current trunk, aka ooRexx 5.0, is? Is it feature-complete, such that one can think of making ready a beta test version? What would be necessary to get the ball rolling towards an official release? ---rony

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad MacOSX El Capitan and creating symbolic links in /usr/* ...

2016-03-13 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
is compatible with the architecture > of ooRexx. On the > other hand, a bundle (which can be many files in a directory structure) may > be. > > Bruce > >> On Mar 13, 2016, at 9:53 AM, Rony G. Flatscher <rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at >> <mailto:rony.flatsc...

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad MacOSX El Capitan and creating symbolic links in /usr/* ...

2016-03-13 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Not having worked much on Apple lately, I was informed by students who tried to install ooRexx for MacOSX by installing BSF4ooRexx for MacOSX, that the installation does not work "all of a sudden"! Exploring this problem a little bit, it turned out that students having MacOSX prior to "El

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad MacOSX El Capitan and creating symbolic links in /usr/* ...

2016-03-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
> On Mar 13, 2016, at 11:13 AM, Rony G. Flatscher <rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at >> <mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at>> wrote: >> >> Hi Bruce, >> >> you are the best! >> :) >> >> Thanks to your findings I got a few ideas to test (copied the quar

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad MacOSX El Capitan and creating symbolic links in /usr/* ...

2016-03-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
TH, and NLSPATH. >> >> As to opening a bug, seems like the right thing to do. >> >>> On Mar 13, 2016, at 11:13 AM, Rony G. Flatscher <rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at> >>> wrote: >>> Hi Bruce, >>> you are the best! >>> :) >>> Th

[Oorexx-devel] Preliminary beta for MacOSX (Re: [Bsf4oorexx-devel] Question ad MacOSX El Capitan and creating symbolic links in /usr/* ...

2016-03-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
ng programs written with a scripting >> language, developers are >> encouraged to bundle the language runtime and any required components >> into a self-contained >> binary.” >> >> >> I don’t know that “self-contained binary” is compatib

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Output your cleaned NetRexx code into many formats and document types

2016-05-13 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Lieber Walter, nein, weiß auch nicht woher die Definitionen stammen, müsstest Mark fragen, wo er einen Hinweis darauf gefunden hat (möglicherweise von vim). Liebe Grüße ---rony On 13.05.2016 11:19, Walter Pachl wrote: > Schon probiert? > > -Original Message- > From: Rony

Re: [Oorexx-devel] [Ibm-netrexx] Output your cleaned NetRexx code into many formats and document types

2016-05-13 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 12.05.2016 21:09, Jason Martin wrote: > > Supports NetRexx, who knew? > > http://www.andre-simon.de/doku/highlight/en/highlight.php Wow, and they claim also "Rexx" and "ooRexx" (hence cc'ing to the ooRexx developer list)! ---rony

Re: [Oorexx-devel] State of 5.0 ?

2016-04-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
ry to give a helping hand? ---rony On 28.01.2016 14:29, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: > Wondering what the state of the current trunk, aka ooRexx 5.0, is? Is it > feature-complete, such that > one can think of making ready a beta test version? > > What would be necessary to get

Re: [Oorexx-devel] State of 5.0 ?

2016-04-21 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
in doing so? What would have to be achieved with the current code to warrant a beta version of it? ---rony > On Tue, Apr 19, 2016 at 5:43 PM, Rony G. Flatscher <rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at > <mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at>> wrote: > > Hi there, > > it seems that curre

[Oorexx-devel] "SQL Cookbook" and "Twitter"

2016-04-14 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, lately, I have uploaded two seminar papers of students, one entitled "A SQL Cookbook Using BSF4ooRexx " (with code), and one entitled "Twitter - History, Concepts, Nutshell Examples

Re: [Oorexx-devel] About adding JSON-support for ooRexx 5.0

2016-08-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Erich, On 03.08.2016 20:39, Erich Steinböck wrote: > To be able to include json.cls in 5.0 we need two more things: > > * add appropriate documentation to rexxextension.pdf - to get started I've > just committed a stub > (see http://sourceforge.net/p/oorexx/code-0/3) > Can do that.

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad carrying out comparisons in expressions ...

2016-07-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, while experimenting with a class (JSON_Boolean) that inherits the class "Orderable" and implements the abstract method "compareTo" and a "makestring" method to yield "0" for .false and "1" for .true, I have run into a problem that may be obvious to others, but currently I am stuck:

Re: [Oorexx-devel] About adding JSON-support for ooRexx 5.0

2016-07-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
rrent version. If so, how should I make it available (eg. via DropBox, or as an individual e-Mail-attachment)? ---rony On 14.07.2016 18:46, Rony wrote: > Brandon, > > thank you very much! Have been on the road untl tomorrow, so it takes some > time for to check it > out! (It see

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Anomaly in .Array's toString()-method, any comments

2016-07-17 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
When testing ooRexx 5.0.0 I discovered, that .array's toString/makeString method is using the objectname for non-string entries, so this problem has been already solved with ooRexx 5.0.0. ---rony P.S.: There would be one possible improvement in the 5.0 code for .Array's toString method: if an

Re: [Oorexx-devel] to do list

2016-07-18 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 18.07.2016 19:22, Terry Fuller wrote: > > More info... > > Trying to do the deed manually. I'm able to rename the folders after > stopping rxapi. When > switching to 5.0.0 rxapi fails to start--because the path to rxapi.exe in > 'services' is D:\ooRexx, > while in the 5.0.0 unzipped, it is

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Question ad carrying out comparisons in expressions ...

2016-07-19 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
" use strict arg other return self~compareTo(other) >= 0 ::METHOD ">>" use strict arg other if \other~isa(self~class) then do --rgf, strict comparison means also of the same type return .false return self~compareTo(other) > 0 ::METHOD ">>=" use s

[Oorexx-devel] Anomaly in .Array's toString()-method, any comments

2016-07-16 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
While creating debug statements that should show the contents of argument arrays I stumbled over the following behaviour: F:\tmp\>rexxtry REXX-ooRexx_4.2.0(MT)_32-bit 6.04 22 Feb 2014 rexxtry.rex lets you interactively try REXX statements. Each string is executed when you

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Anomaly in .Array's toString()-method, any comments

2016-07-16 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 16.07.2016 16:14, Rick McGuire wrote: > > > On Sat, Jul 16, 2016 at 9:53 AM, Rony G. Flatscher <rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at > <mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at>> wrote: > > While creating debug statements that should show the contents of argument > arrays I

Re: [Oorexx-devel] New committer

2016-06-27 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
That is a very good idea for a very constructive and competent person for a great project! 8-) ---rony On 26.06.2016 20:50, Jon Wolfers wrote: > OOOppps, > > Rene sent this to the wrong list. Please feel free to rejoice in Erico here. > Rene, I will > forward this to the correct list. > >

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Running ooRexx without superuser power ... (Re: ooRexxUnit return codes

2016-07-06 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Rick, thank you very much for your answers and insights! ---rony On 05.07.2016 23:04, Rick McGuire wrote: > > > On Sat, Jul 2, 2016 at 11:44 AM, Rony G. Flatscher <rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at > <mailto:rony.flatsc...@wu.ac.at>> wrote: > > Changed the

[Oorexx-devel] Using a dynamically assigned port number (Re: Running ooRexx without superuser power ... (Re: ooRexxUnit return codes

2016-07-06 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 05.07.2016 22:43, CVBruce wrote: > Although this gets around the pid file problem, it doesn’t get around the > port problem, you can still only run one rxapi process per computer. For > example you can’t run both 32bit and 64bit rxapi concurrently on the same > box, even if your have

Re: [Oorexx-devel] About adding JSON-support for ooRexx 5.0

2016-07-11 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Brandon, On 08.07.2016 17:14, Brandon Cherry wrote: > I am actually surprised that no one else came up with something better. I > just wanted something > quick for the web work I was doing at the time. It seems you have hit the nail right on the head and it seems that it has been a good

[Oorexx-devel] About adding JSON-support for ooRexx 5.0

2016-07-08 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
In the past years the JSON encoding has become dominant, not only in the context of web applications, but as a general encoding scheme for exchanging (structural) data via text encodings. Its definition is quite simple compared to XML DTD/XSD and "laymen" are able to grasp the data encoded in

Re: [Oorexx-devel] About adding JSON-support for ooRexx 5.0

2016-08-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
On 04.08.2016 11:39, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: > Hi Erich, > > On 03.08.2016 20:39, Erich Steinböck wrote: >> To be able to include json.cls in 5.0 we need two more things: >> >> * add appropriate documentation to rexxextension.pdf - to get started I've >> just co

Re: [Oorexx-devel] About adding JSON-support for ooRexx 5.0

2016-08-08 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
out the used dtd, I was not able to propertly write an external URL (to the JSON RFC file), so please check this out (inserted a TODO-comment right before it). HTH ---rony On 04.08.2016 11:39, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: > Hi Erich, > > On 03.08.2016 20:39, Erich Steinböck wrote: >

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx 5.0 Windows installers

2016-08-08 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Erich, thank you very much for creating the beta versions for Windows, which made me able to fully replace my current 4.2.0 32-bit installation with the beta 5.0.0 32-bit installation on my Windows 7, 64-Bit PC! The testsuite ran without an error, but with 17 failures that are linked to the

Re: [Oorexx-devel] ooRexx 5.0 Windows installers

2016-08-08 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
pp(objFolderItem~path) say " objFolderItem~type:" pp(objFolderItem~type) return So the "windows\ole\SpecialFolders.testGroup" is dependent on the installed language of Windows, as "name" returns the "display name" in effect. As a result the reported 1

[Oorexx-devel] Running ooRexx without superuser power ... (Re: ooRexxUnit return codes

2016-07-02 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Changed the subject to reflect this thread of discussion. The desire of many: allow ooRexx to be run off an USB stick to show off/demonstrate ooRexx to others and/or have a great tool on ones hands to bring along when checking out problematic computers or helping collegues and friends.

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Running ooRexx without superuser power ... (Re: ooRexxUnit return codes

2016-07-03 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
mon maintains all of its tables on a userid basis. Each user already has its own set of queues and registration tables. There's just the single process active with only a single listener port, but it supports multiple isolated users. Rick -- Mark Miesfeld Copied from my ma

[Oorexx-devel] New beta version of BSF4ooRexx ready to be tested ...

2016-08-15 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, today I was able to finalize a rather hefty update to BSF4ooRexx, which now adds .Net/CLR support in the Windows version, among other things. Here is the download URL for Linux and Windows users. On Windows please

Re: [Oorexx-devel] Ad /usr/lib[64]/librexx*.so.* (Re: Question ad allowing to link to librexx[api].{so|dylib} for ooRexx 4.2 and 5.0 at the same time

2017-02-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
ib[1]"."i -- fully qualified name of needed symbolic link if sysFileExists(newLink) then iterate -- link exists already say cmd baseName newLink -- show command to create the needed symbolic link for copy and paste end end say end ::routine pp return "["arg(1)&q

[Oorexx-devel] Obsevervation ad Linux 5.0beta version as of f 2017-01-31

2017-02-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Just noticed that a new beta drop for Linux is available at sourceforge (cf. ) as "ooRexx-5.0.0-0.ubuntu1604.x86_64.deb". However, when installing on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS the package manager states "The package is of bad quality" and

[Oorexx-devel] Update (New BSF4ooRexx beta, supporting JavaFX for easying cross-platform GUI programming ...

2017-02-04 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
ion as well as samples (load the "index.html" files there to get brief descriptions) and utilities. ---rony On 24.11.2016 19:42, Rony G. Flatscher wrote: > A short while ago I uploaded a new beta of BSF4ooRexx to Sourceforge: > <https://sourceforge.net/projects/bsf4oorexx

[Oorexx-devel] New version of BSF4ooRexx (v600.20170122), including a 64-Bit Apple package

2017-01-22 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi there, a new version of the ooRexx-Java-bridge "BSF4ooRexx" has been uploaded to including a zipped Apple installation package (so you can get your hands on the ooRexx 5.0.0beta on MacOSX as well with

Re: [Oorexx-devel] New version of BSF4ooRexx (v600.20170122), including a 64-Bit Apple package

2017-01-23 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
Hi Jack, On 23.01.2017 01:51, Jack Woehr wrote: > Just downloaded but when I unzip the packages says it is OORexx 4.2.0, not > 5.0.0 > > Rony G. Flatscher wrote: >> >> Hi there, >> >> a new version of the ooRexx-Java-bridge "BSF4ooRexx" has been upl

[Oorexx-devel] ooRexx 4.2.0 having a problem ooRexx 5.0.0 does not have ...

2017-01-23 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
While working on the new version of BSF4ooRexx I created a rather complex GUI application with JavaFX (samples/JavaFX/fxml_03/MainApp.rex) that causes a runtime error with 4.2.0. It seems that looking up directories causes at one point to return a wrong object. (The application heavily uses

[Oorexx-devel] Question ad allowing to link to librexx[api].{so|dylib} for ooRexx 4.2 and 5.0 at the same time

2017-01-23 Thread Rony G. Flatscher
While working on a new version of BSF4ooRexx library there is a need to link against ooRexx 4.2 and ooRexx 5.0 beta. On Linux and MacOSX I have been linking *without* any version numbers, i.e. with the flags Linux (g++): -lrexx -lrexxapi -lrexxutil MacOSX (gcc-alias for Clang):

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