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by Richard
Jan 20, 2007 1:09
Forum: Beginners
Topic: PRINT USING problems / differences
Replies: 9
Views: 1551

Problem resolved. Thanks all, for all that help.
by Richard
Jan 19, 2007 11:43
Forum: Beginners
Topic: PRINT USING problems / differences
Replies: 9
Views: 1551

Thanks for the reassurance, v1ctor. Sorry about wasting your time but I am a beginner at this CVS thing. As I understand it, to fix the bug now, I must obtain a copy of the current CVS files from a server somewhere, sourceforge.net ? Do I need to register ? Do I need to compile them or is a compiled...
by Richard
Jan 18, 2007 14:15
Forum: Beginners
Topic: PRINT USING problems / differences
Replies: 9
Views: 1551

I think v1ctor is refering to an old "exponent too big" bug. I think this may be a related "exponent too small" bug. I started with bundled FBIde and FreeBASIC 0.15 I have downloaded and upgraded to FreeBASIC 0.16 I have upgraded to FreeBASIC 0.17b compiler I tried to use the help file example code ...
by Richard
Jan 16, 2007 7:02
Forum: Beginners
Topic: PRINT USING problems / differences
Replies: 9
Views: 1551

PRINT USING versus FORMAT$

Thanks for the helpfull reply; Using #define and FORMAT$ is a good work-around for new code but you have to watch out for the trailing zero suppression and leading spaces. The code I show below replaces the PRINT USING code. It looks more like old FORTRAN IV. It does not handle oversize numbers, als...
by Richard
Jan 15, 2007 21:19
Forum: Beginners
Topic: PRINT USING problems / differences
Replies: 9
Views: 1551

PRINT USING problems / differences

When I run the following code under QB45 I get clean columns of output. FreeBASIC drops near zero values into exponential notation which upsets the formatting. When numbers are too big for the field they should use exponential, when too small they should display as 0.000000 DEFDBL A-Z Pi = 4 * ATN(1...

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