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by chris
Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: General Developer Support
Topic: Newlib bug report
Replies: 3
Views: 1844

Re: Newlib bug report

I've seen a problem with this myself. My notes say (and this is all the information I have): WaitSelect() from bsdsocket.library returns -1 if the task was * signalled with a Ctrl-C. waitselect() from newlib.library does not. * Adding the Ctrl-C signal to our user signal mask causes a Ctrl-C to * oc...
by chris
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: General Developer Support
Topic: RAWBInfo extras
Replies: 3
Views: 1841

Re: RAWBInfo extras

There's also DONOTWAIT. I forget what RAWBInfo shows that as, but now having a WBStartUp drawer is not standard it doesn't tend to get shown and we're back to the tooltype anyway.
by chris
Sat Nov 25, 2017 3:37 pm
Forum: AmigaOS Feature Requests
Topic: ASL print request
Replies: 2
Views: 2363

Re: ASL print request

Youe mean like: printer.device/PRD_EDITPREFS printer.device/PRD_EDITPREFS NAME PRD_EDITPREFS - open the driver preferences window (V44) FUNCTION New drivers can have own preferences. This commands ask the driver to open a window to allow the user to change the prefs. Typically this is done with an ...
by chris
Fri Nov 24, 2017 4:32 pm
Forum: AmigaOS Feature Requests
Topic: ASL print request
Replies: 2
Views: 2363

ASL print request

I'd like to see a standard print requester in ASL. Currently most software just dumps everything to printer.device:0, which is, quite frankly, a bit rubbish. A proper print requester that allows the user to select which printer they want to print to, and returns a PrinterData structure with the user...
by chris
Sun Sep 10, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: General Developer Support
Topic: ExtMemObjects...Window vs Actual...
Replies: 2
Views: 2757

Re: ExtMemObjects...Window vs Actual...

You can map parts of extended memory objects. See the documentation for Map() - http://forum.hyperion-entertainment.biz ... 153#p35042
by chris
Thu Aug 31, 2017 11:42 pm
Forum: AmigaOS Documentation Wiki
Topic: DataTypes page - incorrect path
Replies: 3
Views: 4197

Re: DataTypes page - incorrect path

tonyw wrote:I have edited the page now.
Thanks!
by chris
Wed Aug 23, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: AmigaOS Documentation Wiki
Topic: DataTypes page - incorrect path
Replies: 3
Views: 4197

DataTypes page - incorrect path

http://wiki.amigaos.net/wiki/Programmin ... internally

The first "SYS:Storage/DataTypes" here should be "Devs:DataTypes"
by chris
Mon Aug 07, 2017 11:38 pm
Forum: General Developer Support
Topic: AvailFonts()
Replies: 7
Views: 5502

Re: AvailFonts()

Am I doing something wrong, or is this a bug in AvailFonts? It's the former. In your loop you access the AvailFonts structures by using an index on af but you also increment the pointer every iteration so you end up skipping every second font entry and eventually crashing because you've gone past a...
by chris
Sun Jul 02, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: SDK Support
Topic: SDK 2017 wishes
Replies: 11
Views: 11963

Re: SDK 2017 wishes

As mentioned in other threads, some DT descriptor creator. Even the old 68k dtdesc would do for now.
by chris
Mon Jun 26, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: SDK Support
Topic: DataTypes Descriptors...
Replies: 13
Views: 14432

Re: DataTypes Descriptors...

Belxjander wrote:Chris: I've been looking for that actually...
It's on the old DevCDs, I don't know if there's another source.