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by NormanDunbar
Fri May 07, 2021 12:18 pm
Forum: QL Emulation
Topic: QL on the Raspberry Pi...?
Replies: 57
Views: 5627

Re: QL on the Raspberry Pi...?

Hi Derek,

the Pi5 is coming, Eben Upton said so recently. He's not giving much else away though.


Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Thu May 06, 2021 3:42 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: When did OPEN_IN start working on Directory Devices?
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: When did OPEN_IN start working on Directory Devices?

Hi Dilwyn, Ever since level 2 drivers (directories) came into being I think. Good to see I've been keeping up with changes then! :D The "root" or whatever is the correct term for a null name ... was sometimes used as an "invisible" file in some protected software... I remember th...
by NormanDunbar
Thu May 06, 2021 10:11 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: When did OPEN_IN start working on Directory Devices?
Replies: 4
Views: 114

When did OPEN_IN start working on Directory Devices?

I might be going mad (going????) but I'm sure that OPEN_IN #3,'ram1_' used to barf but it now works under SMSQ (on QPC at least) and I was wondering how long, has this been going on. (I hear a song!). In addition to successfully opening the device, it does also allow me to read the directory in 64 b...
by NormanDunbar
Tue May 04, 2021 7:52 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QL / PASCAL
Replies: 229
Views: 13723

Re: QL / PASCAL

Interesting!

I removed the attachment after finding that the latest revision already fixed mt_inf's parameter types and came up with zero changes. I wonder why it's back again.

Attempting a further removal......done, it is gone properly now.

Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Tue May 04, 2021 2:10 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QL / PASCAL
Replies: 229
Views: 13723

Re: QL / PASCAL

Ok, it seems that the RenameFile() function was working correctly. It was my test code that was broken. :( trying to rename a file from 'ram1_before.txt' to 'after.txt' without the 'ram1_' on its name. Duh! So, RenameFile() is working fine in that it: ⋅  Renames a file correctly. ⋅&nb...
by NormanDunbar
Tue May 04, 2021 1:01 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Tetroid Disc Interface and Flp1_
Replies: 18
Views: 914

Re: Tetroid Disc Interface and Flp1_

It's disc for me too.
by NormanDunbar
Tue May 04, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: Happy Jupiter Ace Day
Replies: 1
Views: 67

Happy Jupiter Ace Day

Dear All,

Happy Jupiter Ace Day.
May the Forth be with you. :D

Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Mon May 03, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QL / PASCAL
Replies: 229
Views: 13723

Re: QL / PASCAL

Have fun Derek! ;) By the way, my latest changes have been merged into the main project: NormanDunbar I merged your sysutils patch in r49306. Good job. If you run svn update, you'll get them automagically, aslong asthe version number listed at the end is equal orhigher than r49306. (Which will need ...
by NormanDunbar
Mon May 03, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: PiStorm
Replies: 25
Views: 790

Re: PiStorm

That is on my "watch list" on You Tube.
by NormanDunbar
Mon May 03, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: QL Emulation
Topic: QL on the Raspberry Pi...?
Replies: 57
Views: 5627

Re: QL on the Raspberry Pi...?

That looks amazing! Good to hear you got sorted running SMSQ on your Pi 400.

Have fun.


Cheers,
Norm.