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

2017-07-26 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
I'm not an electronics expert, and I font play one on TV, but I never got on with Eagle very well. I had the two layer limited board sized free version. I use Fritzing these days and Kicad. It depends. For something quick and dirty, I tend to drop into the former. For my ongoing attempt at a

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] Bill Newell

2017-06-20 Thread Norman Dunbar via Ql-Users
On 19 June 2017 23:59:50 BST, John Taylor via Ql-Users wrote: >I have just received this One Liner from Mrs Newell/ > >"Sorry to say Bill passed away this afternoon. Bit raw at the moment so >write more latter.” > >What can I add? > >John Taylor

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

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

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] 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.

[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] 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] 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,

[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

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,

[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] 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