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by ql_freak
Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: One of the most interesting IT article
Replies: 2
Views: 215

Re: One of the most interesting IT article

The German Wikipedia article is much friendlier to QDOS (albeit wrong or at least misleading, QDOS never had memory protection via MMU, as one may assume when reading the German version).
by ql_freak
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:41 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: One of the most interesting IT article
Replies: 2
Views: 215

One of the most interesting IT article

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Multitasking

For QL users the most interesting part is the 3rd paragraph at Preemptive Multitasking.

We were the first! One year before any other!

For German readers: Multitasking and especially Präemptives Multitasking (fünfter Absatz in diesem Abschnitt).
by ql_freak
Sat Sep 08, 2018 4:16 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Other OS Software page
Replies: 1
Views: 312

Re: Other OS Software page

charConvert OS: Windows 10 (most probably also Windows 7) - .NET 4.0 required Type: GUI application which can process whole directories Description: Substitutes (for 8-Bit-charsets like "ANSI") characters (NOT STRINGS) to strings. Has "HTML" mode, where text between '<' and '>' ...
by ql_freak
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:54 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: A new QL-like font set
Replies: 5
Views: 905

Re: A new QL-like font set

Just installed "QL Classic Mono" for testing - GREAT!

Thank You!
by ql_freak
Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:36 pm
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: New O'Reilly Book About QDOS
Replies: 1
Views: 577

New O'Reilly Book About QDOS

See attachment
by ql_freak
Thu Sep 28, 2017 12:03 am
Forum: QL Emulation
Topic: RE: QTYP
Replies: 2
Views: 1075

Re: RE: QTYP

If you have a copy of text87 (at least from version 2 onwards), then you also have nearly the full QTYP, inclusive the important Dictionary Editor!
by ql_freak
Wed Sep 27, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Basic Shift Right
Replies: 21
Views: 2940

Re: Basic Shift Right

Hi Peter I don't see a problem like you do. If the original numberToShift passed to the extension exceeded the (signed) 32-bit range, then an error would be returned when the GETLN support routine is used to fetch the parameter. The resultant shifted number will always remain within 32-bits, so wil...
by ql_freak
Tue Sep 12, 2017 2:51 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Equate - the Equation Processor by Flite Software Limited
Replies: 4
Views: 846

Re: Equate - the Equation Processor by Flite Software Limited

What does this program do? I don't know it.
by ql_freak
Tue Sep 12, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Basic Shift Right
Replies: 21
Views: 2940

Re: Basic Shift Right

This is one of the cases, where it is much easier to write a SuperBASIC extension. We need a logical and an arithmetic shift operation (arithmetic shift preserves sign - most significant bit). So a good SHIFT Function should be( (example for left [multiply by 2 on 68000]): 32 Bit: shiftedNumber = SH...
by ql_freak
Tue Jun 13, 2017 3:52 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: q-liberator
Replies: 41
Views: 5555

Re: q-liberator

RWAP wrote:Some great news today....

...Both Adrian and Ian (Liberation Software Limited) have now agreed that all of their products - QLiberator, QLOAD and QREF can now be released as freeware. :D

Thank You Rich!

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