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there's a bunch of things pitt could do to make his effect work, here's a couple ideasmn64 on Dec 25
I'm trying to recreate lost QBASIC programClueless in Seattle on Dec 24
 You are welcome to start the project here.Pete on Dec 24
  I'm running MS-DOS 6.21Clueless in Seattle on Dec 24
   No need to register.Pete on Dec 24
   ok, don't look at this one if you're trying to do most of it yourself :)mn64 on Dec 24
    I had to look! Now, can we walk through it?Clueless in Seattle on Dec 25
     i can walk you through it, sure.mn64 on Dec 25
      okay, here's a lot of annotation all at once... (raise your umbrella)mn64 on Dec 25
    BASIC handbook recommendations?Clueless in Seattle on Dec 25
     i did one, you can download it here...mn64 on Dec 25
     *QuickBasic by MS Press and Revolutionary Guide to QBasicPete on Dec 25
      Books: Could this be one of them?Clueless in Seattle on Dec 25
       The cover is not the same as the one I have.Pete on Dec 25
        Original MS QuickBasic book that came with QB45,Clueless in Seattle on Dec 26
         Mine has been packed away in storage for years.Pete on Dec 26
          Are "Thank You" Messages tolerated here?Clueless in Seattle on Dec 27
           hahahaha! yes...mn64 on Dec 27
            *wth, "time?" i meant "... the top"mn64 on Dec 27
         Re: Original MS QuickBasic book that came with QB45,Solitaire on Dec 27
          That's right, I remember now...Pete on Dec 27
           There's one on ebaySolitaire on Dec 27
            I found another one on ebay; version 2Solitaire on Dec 27
            That's out of my price rangeClueless in Seattle on Dec 29
          I FOUND IT!!!Solitaire on Dec 27
           while you're there, could you see if you have a copy of "hands-on basic"mn64 on Dec 27
            * http://www.os2museum.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/dos-3.21-basica.pngmn64 on Dec 27
             That was GWBasicSolitaire on Dec 27
              rebranded, to be certainmn64 on Dec 29
               GW-BASIC vs. BASICASolitaire on Dec 29
                gw-basic and basica, the plot thickensmn64 on Dec 29
            My books are somewhere else.Solitaire on Dec 27
             believe it or not it was mostly rhetoricalmn64 on Dec 27
      A bargain at half the price!Clueless in Seattle on Dec 31
     QuickBasic books on ebaySolitaire on Dec 26
      I have purchased Revolutionary guide to QBasicBen on Dec 26
    "WARNING...BINARY MODE" ??!!Clueless in Seattle on Dec 27
     Binary is a read and write mode.Pete on Dec 27
      it's also a read-differently mode, which is why i used itmn64 on Dec 27
       you know will, i'd love to offer a couple "extra safe" ways to run thismn64 on Dec 27
    How about putting a seatbelt in your coupe?Clueless in Seattle on Dec 31
     Open the files with INPUT.Pete on Dec 31
      he's not ASCIIng for very much...mn64 on Dec 31
       he's not ASCIIng for very much...Clueless in Seattle on Dec 31
        ok i lied, but i'll have it to you next yearmn64 on Dec 31
         Take your time, menn!Clueless in Seattle on Jan 1
          That is so true.Solitaire on Jan 1
           Finally hit the wallClueless in Seattle on Jan 1
           actually solitaire wrote an operating system once...mn64 on Jan 1
            *Great stuff (lol@skynet).TheBOB on Jan 1
            what the point of this program wasmn on Oct 4
          all i've got right now is the filter, i'll get to the rest when i canmn64 on Jan 1
           i've written the rest, but i can't find the elusive...mn64 on Jan 2
            ok will, i think this does it. no paging of course, but you can try itmn64 on Jan 3
 are you redoing this in DOS, or in some other OS?mn64 on Dec 24
 EUREKA!Clueless in Seattle on Dec 25
  *congrats! incidentally, if you manage to post it here at some point, i'd be most curiousmn64 on Dec 25
   Here's the code for my old SEEFIRST.BAS programClueless in Seattle on Dec 27
    i could make this program work for me...mn64 on Dec 27
     I'm going to try running SEEFIRST.BAS from QBASICClueless in Seattle on Dec 29
      Error on Line 2: "Advanced feature unavailable"Clueless in Seattle on Dec 29
       Yes, you need QuickBasic AKA QB45 for that.Pete on Dec 29
        you Sort Of need it for thatmn64 on Dec 29
       Installed QuickBASIC 4.5, ran program, found 1st errorClueless in Seattle on Dec 29
        don't forget to use ENDmn64 on Dec 29
         BINGO!!!Clueless in Seattle on Dec 30
          The Eagle has landed!Clueless in Seattle on Dec 30
           first simplification: use /b in your shell commandmn64 on Dec 30
            Re: first simplification: use /b in your shell commandWill on Apr 29
          all statements are commands, in q/basicmn64 on Dec 30
    Debug helpPete on Dec 29
  *What a nice surprise! So glad you found it.Solitaire on Dec 25
  I've forgotten how to run .BAS files!Clueless in Seattle on Dec 27
   Re: I've forgotten how to run .BAS files!Michael Calkins on Dec 27
    Where to store .BAS files?Clueless in Seattle on Dec 27
     dos/qb really doesn't care where your .bas files aremn64 on Dec 27
      Write a batch file to run your programs.Solitaire on Dec 27
       Thanks for those sample BAT files, SolitaireClueless in Seattle on Dec 29
        Hey, Solitaire is no stranger!Pete on Dec 29
message for GARRY from qb64 forummn64 on Dec 23
 Thank youGarry on Dec 23
  registration is mostly optional, and comes with extra benefitsmn64 on Dec 23
  Welcome (again)Michael Calkins on Dec 23
   those weren't the ones i was thinking of, but they'll domn64 on Dec 23
   Late replyGarry Ricketson on Dec 26
    *there's certainly a lot of stuff. 10-15+ years worth? and 99% of it works in qb64, toomn64 on Dec 26
    Well, I'm glad that you're enjoying it.Michael Calkins on Dec 26
     *fun to do an over-the-top job they'd have to work too much to make believable it was themmn64 on Dec 26
     I believe it was AliphaSolitaire on Dec 27
      * I think he was mostly before my time, but I have seen some of his code.Michael Calkins on Dec 29
       Alipha was a genius, only 14 years old when he wrote most of his code.Solitaire on Dec 29
        14? That would make me twice the genius he was...Pete on Dec 29
i've tried to register on the other forum againmn64 on Dec 22
 Re: Knowing him he will crack this place first!mn64 on Dec 22
What?!Matt on Dec 22
 don't hold your breath for an emailmn64 on Dec 22
 Most plausible solutionPete on Dec 22
 Yes, but OPEN for what purpose...TheBOB on Dec 21
 even psychic friends ask for your name, we need code.mn64 on Dec 21
other things you gotta do to post here...mn64 on Dec 17
Pong Program not working correctlypmarathe on Dec 15
 nice ideaBen on Dec 16
  I hadn''t thought about itpmarathe on Dec 16
  Re: nice ideaBen on Dec 16
 I've played your game, pmarathe...TheBOB on Dec 16
  Re: I've played your game, pmarathe...pmarathe on Dec 16
   Since you've solved your other problem, here are a couple of things...TheBOB on Dec 16
    Re: Since you've solved your other problem, here are a couple of things...pmarathe on Dec 16
     *I didn't put an escape key because you can always close the window by clicking the Xpmarathe on Dec 16
      True...TheBOB on Dec 16
       Re: True...pmarathe on Dec 16
Legacy of QBLisztfr on Dec 13
 yesmn64 on Dec 13
 Re: Legacy of QBPete on Dec 16
  Yes but ...Lisztfr on Dec 21
   qb64 code = qb code + _mn64 on Dec 21
ArrowsBen on Dec 12
 i don't know if this is better for thebob's 3d forummn64 on Dec 12
  I can't post on thebob's forumBen on Dec 16
   it'd be neat if you could use it that waymn64 on Dec 17
   *p.s. try it with javascript turned off in whatever browser you're using nowmn64 on Dec 17
 I shot an arrow into the air...TheBOB on Dec 13
  i've really gotta do part ii before spring...mn64 on Dec 13
  I'm trying to improve on this programBen on Dec 13
   Also, this one is pretty coolBen on Dec 13
    *any program that can make efficent use of PAINT isn't using physics-- it's using Magicmn64 on Dec 13
    *I love the splatter! Very nice.TheBOB on Dec 13
interesting visualKeith on Dec 8
 like!mn64 on Dec 8
  and here is a nearly solid version for youmn64 on Dec 8
   Here's a completely solid versionpmarathe on Dec 11
    Bug fix + antialiasing enabledpmarathe on Dec 11
     very smooth...mn64 on Dec 11
      Too bad we can't make use of the gpu....pmarathe on Dec 12
       how do you do?i'm a gpu on Dec 12
        Re: how do you do?pmarathe on Dec 13
    Slightly Better Version...but much slowerpmarathe on Dec 11
     ColorsKeith on Dec 11
      like the rainbow, but... it's missing a color, no?mn64 on Dec 11
       violetBen on Dec 12
        nice! makes me wonder...mn64 on Dec 13
         Re: nice! makes me wonder...Ben on Dec 13
  I like to add mouse interactivityKeith on Dec 8
   ...brilliant! (this one isn't interactive, but it's a little more like the one i made)mn64 on Dec 9
    Great stuff guys...TheBOB on Dec 9
 For QB4,5 AnyLisztfr on Dec 11
  yep, it ismn64 on Dec 11
How to get the value of FI have the following formula:SWEngineer on Dec 6
 Re: How to get the value of FI have the following formula:Michael Calkins on Dec 6
 please clarifyMichael Calkins on Dec 6
How to find this value?SWEngineer on Dec 6
 Re: How to find this value?Michael Calkins on Dec 6
 You're close...TheBOB on Dec 6
  * +I, not +1...Michael Calkins on Dec 6
   *Old guy eyes. Thanks, Michael.TheBOB on Dec 6
    * :-)Michael Calkins on Dec 6
     Missing multiples of 4David on Dec 6
      * :-P I'm not reading carefully enough.Michael Calkins on Dec 6
Command line compilerqbnewb on Dec 4
 yes (URL)mn64 on Dec 4
  thanks!qbnewb on Dec 4
 Re: Command line compilerMichael Calkins on Dec 4
to galleonyou know who it is on Dec 2
 If I knew you were coming I'd have baked a cake...Pete on Dec 2
  the heck you say!mn64 on Dec 2
 it's nice to hear from you again.Michael Calkins on Dec 2
  if you're going to sell out, sell out to c plus plusmn64 on Dec 2
 some people just can't move on...gopus on Dec 3
  and some people still don't get it...mn64 on Dec 3
   I was being ironical...gopus on Dec 3
    me too, it turns outmn64 on Dec 3
     *That's right!gopus on Dec 4

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