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by p-OS
Fri Mar 01, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to properly release something out to the wild
Replies: 9
Views: 494

Re: How to properly release something out to the wild

Good approach ! Indeed the quality of deployments could be better. And regarding Amiga Software not only Hollywood programs, but other SW , too. Within the last few years the quality decreased for: 1. deployment itself: Missing Docs, missing dependant files, no Icons, no Install-Scipt (if necessary)...
by p-OS
Sat Feb 23, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Silent mode
Replies: 2
Views: 120

Re: Silent mode

On top of your script you can pass quite some "preprocessor commands", one is @DISPLAy

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@DISPLAY {hidden=True} 
by p-OS
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Hollywood 8: Supremacy out now!
Replies: 55
Views: 3594

Re: Hollywood 8: Supremacy out now!

"System notifications are now supported"

Is this a Android only feature or available on the other platforms as well ?
by p-OS
Sun Jan 06, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Actual Book on Hollywood 7?
Replies: 6
Views: 1088

Re: Actual Book on Hollywood 7?

:)
I never liked, that I have to download extract it from Linux tar.bzip as it is quite slow to navigate through that archive type on a G4...
(and on Windows this type is not supported at all by default)
by p-OS
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:19 am
Forum: Wishlist
Topic: Metamethod for reading any item
Replies: 3
Views: 254

Re: Metamethod for reading any item

Hi, if you have an even simpler solution (working with the current Hollywood version), please share your ideas ! My suggestion was the simpler version of what i actually implemented for my purposes: mytab={ x=3, y=7, z=9 } --> mytab={ oldmytab={ {"x", 3 }, {"y", 7 }, {"z" , 9} } } My private solutio...
by p-OS
Sat Jan 05, 2019 4:01 am
Forum: Wishlist
Topic: Metamethod for reading any item
Replies: 3
Views: 254

Re: Metamethod for reading any item

Well, __index and __newindex only work for non-existing entries in a table. You want them to work for every access (also for existing table entries), Right ? There is a workaround: Put a table around your existing table, with index and newindex defined. Example: you have: mytab={1,2,3} make instead:...
by p-OS
Mon Dec 31, 2018 12:21 am
Forum: General programming
Topic: Android Svreenshot Utility - what's wrong with my code
Replies: 2
Views: 253

Android Svreenshot Utility - what's wrong with my code

I wrote a tiny screengrabber Utility for Android 8.1 When running I don't get any error Messages, but also no result: mydesktop.png is not created… I wonder what might be wrong with my code ? @FILE 1,"dummy.jpg",{link=True} @DISPLAY {hidden=True} Wait(500) mybrush=GrabDesktop(Nil) SaveBrush(mybrush,...
by p-OS
Thu Dec 06, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: I find function Volume exists
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: I find function Volume exists

Ok, tried under Win, there it worked...the requester asking is a Amiga typical feature (and in most cases a useful one)
by p-OS
Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:51 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: I find function Volume exists
Replies: 6
Views: 364

Re: I find function Volume exists

Exists() not only works with files, but also with directories and volumes or devices...
by p-OS
Fri Nov 23, 2018 1:29 am
Forum: General programming
Topic: Accessing numerically indexd table inside a numerically indexed table
Replies: 2
Views: 323

Re: Accessing numerically indexd table inside a numerically indexed table

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buts = { { 0,  0,  100,  50},
            {100,  0, 80,  50},
            {180,  0, 100, 50} }

 For k = 0 To 2
          DebugPrint (buts[k][0] .. " " .. buts[k][1] .. " " .. buts[k][2] .. " " .. buts[k][3]) 
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