[Ql-Users] Norm's Assembly Language Book - Updated again

2020-08-06 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Afternoon All, my eBook created from the articles in QL Today over the years has recently been converted to a paper copy by "Tinyfpga" (on the Ql Forum). You can read details on this posting: https://qlforum.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=9=3294=40#p35207 This published issue was created with my

[Ql-Users] Assembly Language eComic - Issue 5 Correction.

2020-07-16 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
BUG FIX! Morning All, while investigating bit fields - for a different project altogether - I found a bug in Issue 5 of the eComic. On Page 28, section 4.2.1 I mention that a two bit wide bit field, in bits 5 and 6 of a register would be specified as {26:2}. That was correct if I was looking

Re: [Ql-Users] Select on

2020-06-21 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
I have a vague recollection that Simon N Goodwin did something similar, maybe, in the DIY Toolkit. I think it was passed a variable and a list of strings, and returned the position of the variable in the list. Something like that. Maybe useful? Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device

Re: [Ql-Users] QL Today Assembly Language Book.

2020-06-20 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Nothing worse! On 20 June 2020 13:02:21 BST, Dave Park via Ql-Users wrote: >Norman, > >At your age you want to watch it. You might show your MSB, and the >nurse >might think it's your LSB. > >Dave > >On Sat, Jun 20, 2020 at 4:16 AM Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users < &g

Re: [Ql-Users] QL Today Assembly Language Book.

2020-06-20 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
:-) I'll have the nurses check! Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity. On 20 June 2020 10:05:33 BST, Dilwyn Jones via Ql-Users wrote: >> format of data in registers as having the most significant bit at the >right end >I do certainly hope your

[Ql-Users] QL Today Assembly Language Book.

2020-06-20 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
A bug was recently found in section 1.2.1 where I described the format of data in registers as having the most significant bit at the right end. Duh! That has been corrected. If you need a corrected copy, it's the June 2020 release at

Re: [Ql-Users] Maximum size of a file

2020-04-23 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Regarding the internals of a QXL.WIN disk, I documented that at http://qdosmsq.dunbar-it.co.uk/doku.php?id=qdosmsq:fs:qlwa there's a table at the end with host file sizes and the resulting internal block size. On 23/04/2020 14:29, Giorgio Garabello via Ql-Users wrote: Sorry for my english, i

Re: [Ql-Users] 16th Italian Sinclair QL meeting (virtual) - Report

2020-04-14 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
On 14/04/2020 00:00, Davide Santachiara via Ql-Users wrote: 16° Meeting Sinclair QL Italiano – 5th of April 2020 The 16° Sinclair QL should have been held in Modena as it has been the case since 2008. Unfortunately, due to the restriction enforced following the Covid-spread 19 we had to meet on

Re: [Ql-Users] SMSQ/E 3.35

2020-02-09 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Try the download again, but change the URL to something like: https://your_file_path.zip?garbage=1 That should get you around the caching. Change the numbers if you have to try again. HTH Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.

Re: [Ql-Users] E-mail etiquette: New subject, new message

2020-02-08 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Marcus, +1. I raised this some time ago too. It made no difference sadly, however, your point about some web mail browsers using the subject to group messages makes sense. I hadn't thoughtbabout that. I use Thunderbird and it uses the message id, and the problem you mention drives me

[Ql-Users] Free circuit analysis software

2020-02-03 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Slightly off topic but there are electronics gurus on here who might be interested. Spectrum Soft (no relation) are giving away Micro-Cap 12 software. Free, no source, no support, just the previous release CD. And it's all legal. A quick check of prices seems to indicate that this used to cost

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-VGA

2020-01-10 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
;would like to see the hardware been rather than a S/W program to run on >the H/W. >Sounds so pedantic doesn't it ;-)JA > >On Thursday, 9 January 2020, 22:11:31 GMT, Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users > wrote: > > See! I said I knew nothing! ;-) > >On 9 January 2020 16:29:50 GMT

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-VGA

2020-01-09 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
See! I said I knew nothing! ;-) On 9 January 2020 16:29:50 GMT, Peter Graf via Ql-Users wrote: >Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users wrote: >> I get that it's a software description of some hardware. > >Not software. It is simply a hardware description, and the result is >pure hardwa

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-VGA

2020-01-09 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Thanks John. I get that it's a software description of some hardware. This is the first time I've come across it. I might spend some time looking into it - if/when MrsD allows - just to satisfy my own curiosity. Not that I'll be doing any hardware design though. Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-VGA

2020-01-09 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Marcel, On 09/01/2020 10:50, Marcel Kilgus via Ql-Users wrote: Well, it's a bit like programming, the difference is just that basically all lines execute at the same time! If you want something to execute sequentially you have to implement a state machine. > ... Thanks. I had a look at the

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-VGA

2020-01-08 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
I'm still here Marcel. ;-) I'll never have a facebook account. But I do use the Forum. I've read your article. It looks interesting. I'm not clued up on FPGAs - although I know what the initials stand for - so, I would be interested in knowing a bit more about how you did the converter. If

Re: [Ql-Users] Assembly language eComic, issue 7, out now!

2019-10-03 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Dave, On 03/10/2019 00:58, Dave Park wrote: I think we have to remember that people didn't communicate as easily or freely then as we do today, so specifications were far more localized than we'd suspect. If sites had 8 hole punched tape readers, it would be a sensible use. When modems

Re: [Ql-Users] Assembly language eComic, issue 7, out now!

2019-10-02 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Dave, strangely enough, I read that the 8th bit allowed parity as, the then, top notch paper tapes could cope with an extra (8th) bit and it was put to good use for a parity bit. I haven't read the various standards though, so willing to be corrected. (Again!) Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from

Re: [Ql-Users] Assembly language eComic, issue 7, out now!

2019-10-02 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
feedback in the next issue please? Thanks (in advance) if so. Cheers, Norm. On 02/10/2019 10:49, Marcel Kilgus via Ql-Users wrote: Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users wrote: In this issue there is an article by Tobias on the Q68, plus exciting stuff about the UTF8 character set encoding and how it can be used

Re: [Ql-Users] Assembly language eComic, issue 7, out now!

2019-10-01 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Wolf. Thanks. I use eComic, eMagazine, ePeriodical etc interchangeably. My wife calls all magazines comics, so it sort of stuck. Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity. On 1 October 2019 06:46:03 BST, Wolf via Ql-Users wrote: >Hi Norman, >

Re: [Ql-Users] Assembly language eComic, issue 7, out now!

2019-09-30 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Oh hum. The URL got butchered. Try this one: https://github.com/NormanDunbar/QLAssemblyLanguageMagazine/releases/tag/Issue_7 and hopefully, that will work better. Sorry. Cherrs, Norm. On 30 September 2019 20:48:41 BST, Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users wrote: >Hello to all (both?) my faith

[Ql-Users] Assembly language eComic, issue 7, out now!

2019-09-30 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hello to all (both?) my faithful readers. The latest edition of the somewhat irregular eComic about QL Assembly Language Programming is out now. Get it from: https://github.com/NormanDunbar/QLAssem ... ag/Issue_7 You only need the PDF (to read) and the Code.zip file, to save you typing. Enjoy.

Re: [Ql-Users] The Editor

2019-07-04 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Paul, On 04/07/2019 17:59, paul via Ql-Users wrote: > ... Was or is there a PC equivalent? I also recall thinking about this way back in the past but don't recall ever chasing an answer. Do you mean, a PC equivalent to the Editor? or, silly question I admit, a PC program to read PC

Re: [Ql-Users] QLTools - 2.15.5 available

2019-02-05 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Wolf, On 05/02/2019 14:01, Wolfgang Lenerz via Ql-Users wrote: int nbrOfSectorsInMap=firstSector.getShort(WinDrive.QWA_SCTM)&0x; // that many sectors are supposed to be in the fat int temp=nbrOfSectorsInMap/(firstSector.getShort(WinDrive.QWA_SCTG)&0x); if (nbrOfSectorsInMap %

Re: [Ql-Users] QLTools - 2.15.5 available

2019-02-05 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
On 05/02/2019 10:07, pgraf--- via Ql-Users wrote: Hi Peter, Can you give me an example of how to reproduce the problem(s) you are seeing? I've just created a 20 MB qxl.win with no problems. (So far!) Unfortunately not right now, and my memory is vague. I think that all issues were gone with

Re: [Ql-Users] QLTools - 2.15.5 available

2019-02-05 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
On 04/02/2019 17:25, Peter Graf wrote: Sounds good. I could compile qxltools, but that was long ago. My concern are image sizes over 16 MB and some strange characters in the commandline output. What problems do you have with 16MB files? I presume you mean that the qxl.win file is over 16Mb,

Re: [Ql-Users] QLTools - 2.15.5 available

2019-02-02 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
n! Cheers, Norm. On 2 February 2019 08:28:53 GMT+00:00, Peter Graf via Ql-Users wrote: >Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users wrote: >> Revision 2.15.5 >> >> [...] >> >> If you enjoy using this half as much as I've enjoyed amending it, >then >> I've had twice as

[Ql-Users] QLTools - 2.15.5 available

2019-02-01 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Revision 2.15.5 1) Now compiles under Windows with Gcc. I used CodeBlocks with the built in 32bit gcc to do the builds. There's also a makefile for shell usage. 2) Fixed 32bit bug in formatting an ed image file. It would segfault on Windows 64bit when compiled as 32bit, but not as a 64 bit

Re: [Ql-Users] SMSQ/E and SBASIC manual v1.06

2019-01-31 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Derek, On 28/01/2019 20:18, Derek via Ql-Users wrote: Hi Dilwyn, I received your Blog update email, can you remove the adverts from the email. Regards Derek I suspect, given that Dilwyn's blog is at wordpress.com, that he is using a free blog setup there. In that case, the adverts are

Re: [Ql-Users] QXL.WIN corrupted

2019-01-02 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
On 02/01/2019 23:43, Dilwyn Jones via Ql-Users wrote: The hard disk map can be corrupted by a variety of software: the main culprits are probably the GST Linker (old version, not the one supplied by Quanta) and any software which draws arcs or uses ATAN, ASIN or ACOS (QDOS only, not SMSQ/E!).

Re: [Ql-Users] QXL.WIN corrupted

2019-01-02 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Evening Renato. Are there any errors displayed? Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity. ___ QL-Users Mailing List

Re: [Ql-Users] QLFoum is down.

2018-12-17 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
It appears to be back. Please ignore my previous email. On 17/12/2018 20:25, Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users wrote: I'm attempting to get into the QL Forum and I'm getting an error 508 that states: Resource Limit Is Reached Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered

[Ql-Users] QLFoum is down.

2018-12-17 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
I'm attempting to get into the QL Forum and I'm getting an error 508 that states: Resource Limit Is Reached The website is temporarily unable to service your request as it exceeded resource limit. Please try again later. Hopefully there's a mod listening in here .. because I can't send

[Ql-Users] QL Assembly eComic - Issue 6 Out Now.

2018-12-15 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Issue 6 of the QL Assembly eMagazine is now, finally, available for download. Just in time for Christmas too! :-) Things are a little different now. I'm hosting all the code in the eMagazine, as well as the source (LaTeX) for the eMagazine itself on GitHUb. Each issue is available as a

Re: [Ql-Users] Proposal about the file system

2018-10-11 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Giorgio, On 11/10/18 05:49, Giorgio Garabello via Ql-Users wrote: But i never keep in my mind to use a "public" fieds to store applicative dependant info. Hmm. The backup date is applicable to the file on the hard disc. It holds information about the file on disc and not about the

Re: [Ql-Users] Proposal about the file system

2018-10-10 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Giorgio, but the applications can change any part of the header, especially if the user has DJToolkit, Turbo Toolkit, TK2 etc. So should we stop using file lengths, data space, file types etc? Not once has my own backup system been compimised by any application writing to the header, nor

Re: [Ql-Users] QD 2018

2018-08-15 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
On 15/08/18 17:06, Jochen Merz via Ql-Users wrote: 1988 + 20 = ???  ;-) Many thanks Jochen. Hope you are well. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7LG Company Number: 05132767

Re: [Ql-Users] return values QPC2 <>SMSQMULATOR

2018-08-04 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
On 03/08/18 12:01, François Van Emelen via Ql-Users wrote: Hi all, (if there is still someone listening, of course.) I'm listening, but unfortunately, I don't know the answer. Sorry. :( Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD progress

2018-04-29 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Looking good Marcel. Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity. ___ QL-Users Mailing List

Re: [Ql-Users] QL wikis and information

2018-04-16 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Qdosmsq is mine, and is nostly software as I am most definitely not a hardware guru, nor do I play one on tv. I helped convert and set up qlwiki.qlforum.co.uk too. We could create a hardware namespace, separate from the existing qlwiki namespace for these things? Comments? Cheers, Norm. On

[Ql-Users] Fancy editing the QLWiki? Here's a helpful manual for beginners

2018-03-18 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
I've created a manual for beginners at editing the new QL Wiki, and for people like me, who occasionally have trouble remembering stuff! You can read about it on the wiki itself at http://qlwiki.qlforum.co.uk/doku.php#editing_manual. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd

[Ql-Users] Shock! Horror! Assembly Language eComic, Issue 5, Yes 5, Available now!

2018-03-08 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Well then, here's a surprise. The newest edition of the somewhat irregular periodical eMagazine is now available from http://qdosmsq.dunbar-it.co.uk/downloads/AssemblyLanguage/Issue_005/. I sent my wife away to Costa Rica, on a sloth hunting expedition, for a couple of weeks, so I had time

Re: [Ql-Users] Source code availability for Minerva v1.92 or v1.89?

2018-02-27 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
What Martin says about Qmon! If/when you come to sell it, I'll have a copy please. I'm using QPC's 68020 and Gwass these days for the somrwhat irregular assembly eMagazine and Qmon2, standard, doesn't cope well with 68020 instructions. Obviously, that's exactly what I'm debugging now! Cheers,

Re: [Ql-Users] A polite request

2018-02-15 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Evening Per, On 15/02/18 17:42, pjwitte via Ql-Users wrote: For my part, I believe Ive apologised very handsomely for the error of my ways (although any forgiveness still seems to be working its way though my accuser's brain) so I have no more to give on this and require no further

Re: [Ql-Users] A polite request

2018-02-14 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
On 14/02/18 20:22, Dave Park via Ql-Users wrote: Also, have you guys been following my new hardware releases on the forums recently? I see what you did there Dave! ;-) And, yes, I have been following. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget

Re: [Ql-Users] A polite request

2018-02-14 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Per, On 14/02/18 20:21, pjwitte via Ql-Users wrote: If Ive sinned, Norm, please forgive. Are you refering to anything I did? I ax cause I havent noticed the problem, so perhaps I missed something? Anyway, enjoy your wine, although I would have thought a hot toddy would bring more cheer

[Ql-Users] A polite request

2018-02-14 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Good Evening All, my wife is currently in Central America, chasing sloths, and I've been lambasted because she didn't get her Valentine's card. Go figure, it's waiting here for he but that's not good enough - I should have hidden in in her suitcase! That's just so you know what kind of

Re: [Ql-Users] Assembly Language ePeriodical Issue 4 - Available Now!

2018-02-12 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Email problem resolved, and emails are working again now. It seems that my MX records were mysteriously changed to point at a non-existing mail server. Hmmm. I shall be having words with 1 and 1 as this happened with my 'A' record a wee while back too. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar

Re: [Ql-Users] Assembly Language ePeriodical Issue 4 - Available Now!

2018-02-11 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Oh hum! It seems that the email address for feedback on the eComic, assem...@qdosmsq.dunbar-it.co.uk, is down. It can send emails out, but any attempt to reply, or send an email to it gets 'mailbox doesn't exist' errors. I need to look into this. Just in case anyone has read the ePeriodical

Re: [Ql-Users] Assembly Language ePeriodical Issue 4 - Available Now!

2018-02-06 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
It seems that I managed to upload a PDF file with lots of spelling errors and a couple of bugs in the listings. Sigh! I've taken the liberty of fixing the copyright date as well - thanks Dave. ;) I have uploaded a fixed PDF, so the same URL as before applies:

[Ql-Users] Assembly Language ePeriodical Issue 4 - Available Now!

2018-02-04 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
After promising, sort of, to get this issue out a lot quicker than the previous one, I seem to have failed miserably. This is due to the usual excuses, plus, some family illnesses etc which I may have mentioned previously. Anyway, after yet many more months of the odd hour grabbed here and

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql-Users Digest, Vol 167, Issue 2

2018-01-05 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Paolo, as far as I remember, the code letters for the various QL ROMs have been named after: * Taxi Drivers used by Sinclair staff; * Engineers at Sinclair; * Women in the Sinclair offices. There may bo other "uses", but the letters in JM and JS etc are the initials of certain people

Re: [Ql-Users] Merry Christmas with SMSQ/E

2017-12-31 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Happy New Year one and all. I started pcb design a while back too. I use Fritzing and/or Kicad for mine. Manually routing a pcb can seriously use up a good few hours of your life! But it's [still] fun. I will probably live to regret this but, let me know how/where to get the DISA source and I

Re: [Ql-Users] EXT_PROC

2017-11-10 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Already done by me. Dilwyn has the documents and should be uploading soon. Cheers, Norm. On 10 November 2017 01:27:04 GMT+00:00, Per Witte via Ql-Users wrote: >Thanks Dilwyn. It seems Jon S is already on the case of appending it. > >Per > >On 9 November 2017 at 20:19,

Re: [Ql-Users] CPORT

2017-11-02 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Hi Michael, I have both CPORT and CFIX. I find that CFIX doesn't work correctly in QPC2, Something for me to find out later then I suspect! so to get around that problem, I use Q-emulator for that one. That would work for me too. I wonder what the difference is? CPORT does work well in

[Ql-Users] CPORT???

2017-11-01 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Afternoon All, I used to have CPORT on my hard drive for QPC2 but for some reason I seem to have deleted it, plus, my original disc - floppy - is no more having been one of hundreds that no longer worked. Luckily I have working copies of the DP Collection, so I'm able to get it back from

Re: [Ql-Users] Possible bug in smsqmulator.

2017-10-12 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
ng > >On 11/10/2017 23:24, Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users wrote: >> Evening All, >> >> I was nosing around in the latest source for Smsqmulator and I might >have found a bug in the floppy driver code. Mind you, it's Java, so all >bets are off! >> >> In formatDri

[Ql-Users] Possible bug in smsqmulator.

2017-10-11 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Evening All, I was nosing around in the latest source for Smsqmulator and I might have found a bug in the floppy driver code. Mind you, it's Java, so all bets are off! In formatDrive() it has a comment that d0 is the format type, 0=sd, 1=dd, 2=hd or 3=ed etc. However the code looks to be

[Ql-Users] QL Wiki - How to subscribe to page change alerts.

2017-09-09 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
The new wiki allows you to subscribe to a page, or pages, and receive an email either every time that the page changes, or, one email, every day that the page changes, with details of all the changes made that day. So, for example, you want to know when changes happen to the C68 page: * Open

Re: [Ql-Users] EasyPtr and rescalable windows.

2017-09-08 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
This might be handy too then, it's the official 68000 programmers manual, covering all the cpus: http://www.nxp.com/docs/en/reference-manual/M68000PRM.pdf Have fun. Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.

Re: [Ql-Users] EasyPtr and rescalable windows.

2017-09-08 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Evening Daniel, Re assembly language and writing extensions, my eBook has a few chapters on that. Help yourself to http://qdosmsq.dunbar-it.co.uk/downloads/QLToday/QL_Assembly.pdf. If you need to return two values, or four, then take a look at the DJTOOLKIT sources at

Re: [Ql-Users] Returning to the QL

2017-08-28 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
mming since I wrote this will enable me to overcome the problems >that >I was obviously having then. > >Rgds, > >Daniel > > >On Mon, Aug 28, 2017 at 10:34 AM, Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users < >ql-users@lists.q-v-d.com> wrote: > >> Dilwyn asked: "...has huge prob

Re: [Ql-Users] Returning to the QL

2017-08-28 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Indeed Dilwyn, apologies, I was wondering about you having said it! However, the problem is simply my own apparent inability to read properly! Cheers, Norm. On 28 August 2017 09:40:20 BST, Dilwyn Jones via Ql-Users wrote: >Err, except it wasn't me wot wrote that,

Re: [Ql-Users] Returning to the QL

2017-08-28 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Dilwyn asked: "...has huge problems with local variables, which seem to lose their names when out of scope. If anyone knows how to reconnect local variables to their names when they are out of scope, please let me know. " Could you explain, for the old and infirm (me), how you mean "goes out

Re: [Ql-Users] PCB Design v7.52

2017-07-28 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Thanks Dave. I have tried the Web based EasyEDA tool and I liked it. Unfortunately it barfs for me, regardless of my browser, chrome, Firefox, opera, so I haven't got anything done with it yet. I'll try again as it has been a while. Time permitting of course. I will give their board

Re: [Ql-Users] PCB Design v7.52

2017-07-27 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Interesting, indeed. My boards were fine, so far, but I'll keep an eye out in future. If I ever get time to finish my design! (I can't do it at work in my lunch break!) Who does your boards now? Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.

Re: [Ql-Users] R: R: R: QxlwinReader

2017-06-17 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Dd is a Linux utility that comes with all unix/Linux systems built in. RawWrite would be one equivalent for Windows users. On Mac,I think you have dd as well. Hth Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.

Re: [Ql-Users] QxlwinReader

2017-06-10 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
Oh well, that's my next project screwed then! Never mind, I'll have to do something else instead ;-) Cheers, Norm. On 10 June 2017 18:56:24 BST, Wolf via Ql-Users wrote: >Hi all, > >I've released QxlwinReader, a small java program that allows you to >read/write