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by SyntaxError
Feb 19, 2007 4:37
Forum: Projects
Topic: Chicken Coop Manager
Replies: 0
Views: 1084

Chicken Coop Manager

Here's a bit of silliness - a program to track the amount of eggs our backyard chickens are laying and the associated expenses. Mainly just for me to practise programming, but it does work. Haven't really got a handle on the gfx yet, any feedback welcome. (especially from fellow chicken owners) :) h...
by SyntaxError
Apr 12, 2006 15:43
Forum: Beginners
Topic: cls and fullscreen in console mode
Replies: 11
Views: 2567

Thanks for the tip, I'll play around with that for a bit...
by SyntaxError
Apr 12, 2006 14:30
Forum: Beginners
Topic: cls and fullscreen in console mode
Replies: 11
Views: 2567

What I know about other screen options would fit on the side of a matchbox :(

Could you recommend any good tutorials/docs on that?

Thanks guys
by SyntaxError
Apr 12, 2006 13:19
Forum: Beginners
Topic: cls and fullscreen in console mode
Replies: 11
Views: 2567

and what about the colour: color 14,25 cls for x=1 to 150 print x next x print" change to fullscreen now" sleep cls print "why doesn't cls clear the whole screen and what would?" print "and how do I get the whole window with a blue background?" sleep same story here, it only sets the background for ...
by SyntaxError
Apr 12, 2006 13:13
Forum: Beginners
Topic: cls and fullscreen in console mode
Replies: 11
Views: 2567

hmm, I see...

There seem to be 300 lines in the buffer, what's a good way of clearing it?

All I really want to achieve is to not have any leftovers on the console screen.
by SyntaxError
Apr 12, 2006 12:48
Forum: Beginners
Topic: cls and fullscreen in console mode
Replies: 11
Views: 2567

No, I just ran this code straight through the ide and clicked on the top righthand thingy to maximise the console window.

This is how it looks on my box:

http://www.geocities.com/gartenzwergs/Untitled-1.jpg
by SyntaxError
Apr 12, 2006 11:57
Forum: Beginners
Topic: cls and fullscreen in console mode
Replies: 11
Views: 2567

cls and fullscreen in console mode

for x = 1 to 150
print x
next x
print" change to fullscreen now"
sleep
cls
print "why doesn't cls clear the whole screen and what would?"
sleep
by SyntaxError
Feb 25, 2006 6:05
Forum: Beginners
Topic: GET/PUT-not getting it...
Replies: 6
Views: 1177

Thanks for all your help guys :) edit: just to round this thread off, I've found a pretty comprehensive tutorial the manipulation of sequential and random access files: http://www.petesqbsite.com/sections/express/issue4/index.html#filemanip http://www.petesqbsite.com/sections/express/issue6/index.ht...
by SyntaxError
Feb 25, 2006 3:09
Forum: Beginners
Topic: GET/PUT-not getting it...
Replies: 6
Views: 1177

Mambazo,

Thanks for your reply, it made things a bit clearer.

If youdo feel like explaining the raw data access as well, please don't hold back :))

I'll check the wiki out next...

Cheers
by SyntaxError
Feb 25, 2006 1:19
Forum: Beginners
Topic: GET/PUT-not getting it...
Replies: 6
Views: 1177

GET/PUT-not getting it...

Hi folks, A few lifetimes ago I mucked around in Basic on a C 64 and have now become interested again... Now my dumb question: how do you get put & get to work? here's my little practice program and I am obviously missing something pretty BASIC, but I find it hard to make much sense out of the d...

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