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by ilbarbax
Sat Nov 06, 2010 11:30 am
Forum: General programming
Topic: FontPreviewer & IconEditor
Replies: 1
Views: 1594

FontPreviewer & IconEditor

Hi

I installed the two mentioned programs evidently made with Hollywood on my OS4u2 system and both gives the same error:
Can Not read file List_font_h!
I supose there is something wrong on my system not to the programs themselfs.

Can you advise what could be wrong?

sandro
by ilbarbax
Thu Nov 04, 2010 6:47 pm
Forum: Wishlist
Topic: Subpograms
Replies: 1
Views: 1750

Subpograms

Hi, May be already exists and I'm putting a silly question.... I faced some problems in handling indipendent portions of program by taking care to the variables used, cleaning memory delete brushes, sprites etc. I think could be very usefull to have statement like Function, but with the big differen...
by ilbarbax
Tue Oct 26, 2010 11:01 am
Forum: General programming
Topic: How can I apply two effectes to the same brush?
Replies: 4
Views: 2838

Re: How can I apply two effectes to the same brush?

Thanks, I will have a try this weekend
by ilbarbax
Sun Oct 24, 2010 4:38 pm
Forum: General programming
Topic: How can I apply two effectes to the same brush?
Replies: 4
Views: 2838

How can I apply two effectes to the same brush?

I want to scroll a brush trough the screen with MoveBrush command but at the same brush during the movemt I would like to apply an effect of transpareny change How could be possible?
by ilbarbax
Tue Sep 21, 2010 6:24 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Weekday
Replies: 1
Views: 1900

Weekday

It is available a function to have the current day of the week like on some basics. ie if today is monday it returns 1(or 0). As far as I understand the one existing on Hollywood is returning you "Monday" (if you are in UK in italy you will receive Lunedì) then to know if today is the first day of t...
by ilbarbax
Sat Sep 18, 2010 12:37 pm
Forum: General programming
Topic: catalogs
Replies: 4
Views: 2832

Re: catalogs

Well... after some digging I arrived to the end to the catalog behaviour. Nithing simpler ... they fully comply with Amiga catalog system. You have to create a directory structure on your progdir as catalogs\yourcountryname (it must comply with the definition of the languages found on sys:locale\cat...
by ilbarbax
Fri Jun 11, 2010 9:05 pm
Forum: General programming
Topic: catalogs
Replies: 4
Views: 2832

catalogs

Hi,

I've seen on Holywood the commands to read the catalog entries, however there is not mention on how those files need to be structured or in general how is their behaviour.
by ilbarbax
Wed May 19, 2010 8:58 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Print or textout
Replies: 6
Views: 3858

Re: Print or textout

Is not Hollywood crashing, but the .exe of my application. In reality I can't understand if it crashes or not. When I run the exe it blanks the screen flashing some of the things that should appear for a fraction of second then it exit to windows. No message boxes at all. Some time it build the firs...
by ilbarbax
Tue May 18, 2010 1:30 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Print or textout
Replies: 6
Views: 3858

Re: Print or textout

PEB wrote:Yes, using layers is the way to go. T

Work thanks, but altrough the whole program run fine on OS4, when I compile it for WS32 it crashes rather immediately without advisings. Can this problem related to the layers?
by ilbarbax
Tue May 11, 2010 6:27 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Print or textout
Replies: 6
Views: 3858

Print or textout

I have a small problem with print/textout functions. If I have to print out a recursive text (read clock time), because fonts have the transparent background after few seconds my printing out is unreadible due to the overwriting of the characters. cls function does not sort out the problem because w...