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by Andrew
Tue Jan 05, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Get drive free space
Replies: 15
Views: 1297

Re: Get drive free space

Dir output to a file - doesn't work. I mean, I want to check if I have space to write a 1k file. If I don't have space for that than I might don't have enough space for a dir file.
Dir output to a pipe - this might work, except that I have no way of knowing how many bytes per sector there are.
by Andrew
Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:52 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Get drive free space
Replies: 15
Views: 1297

Get drive free space

Is there a function/a way to read the free space available on a drive?
Except Turbo Toolkit's DEVICE_SPACE function?
I do not want to load all Turbo Toolkit for the use of a single function.
by Andrew
Tue Jan 05, 2021 12:00 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QLiberator bug
Replies: 5
Views: 545

Re: QLiberator bug

Thank you Tofro and Jan for the explanations - now it makes sense.
Next time I'll keep in mind not to put comments on same line with an IF
by Andrew
Mon Jan 04, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QLiberator bug
Replies: 5
Views: 545

Re: QLiberator bug

tofro wrote: The interpreter should see the same thing, only without complaining.

As far as I can tell in interpreter the code works correctly and the IF is fully executed, regardless or the REMark
by Andrew
Mon Jan 04, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: PI Cole sequel
Replies: 29
Views: 4010

Re: PI Cole sequel

Need HELP ! LOOKING for 3 testers for PICOLE2 !!
Any volunteers?

Please send me a pm with your email - and I'll send the game for testing!!
by Andrew
Mon Jan 04, 2021 5:33 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QLiberator bug
Replies: 5
Views: 545

QLiberator bug

It took me 6 hours to compile PI Cole 2 and now I have much more grey hair then before. I had hundreds of warnings and errors which I could not understand. The cause is this QLiberator compiler bug: this code will compile without errors or warnings, as expected: 10 if a>0 then 20 print "a>0&quo...
by Andrew
Thu Dec 31, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: Help for New Users
Topic: Any BASIC Books on the QL?
Replies: 18
Views: 2880

Re: Any BASIC Books on the QL?

These are all QL books I could find online: Sinclair_QL_Software_Developers_Guide_by_Tony_Tebby_and_David_Karlin.pdf Adrian_Dickens_QL_Advanced_User_Guide.pdf Alan_Giles - Quick_QL_Machine_Language.pdf Alison_McCallum - quill_easal_archive_e_abacus_no_sinclair_ql.pdf Andrew_Nelson - ExploringTheSinc...
by Andrew
Wed Dec 30, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Help for New Users
Topic: Any BASIC Books on the QL?
Replies: 18
Views: 2880

Re: Any BASIC Books on the QL?

Seeker wrote:Thanks guys. Does anyone know if this book is online?
Mathematics on the Sinclair Q. L.

No, it is not, I looked everywhere.
Only "Mathematics On The Commodore 64" is online
by Andrew
Mon Dec 28, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: QL Calendar 2021
Replies: 4
Views: 627

Re: QL Calendar 2021

All calendars look great! Thank you Dilwyn!
by Andrew
Fri Dec 25, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Season's greetings
Replies: 26
Views: 2529

Re: Season's greetings

Merry Christmas!
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