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by XorA
Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: World Cup 2018 Including Patio Chair Sweepstakes
Replies: 28
Views: 724

Re: World Cup 2018 Including Patio Chair Sweepstakes

zeroth day at the England vs Russia rematch from last time!
by XorA
Tue Jun 12, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QDOS gcc made easy (docker stylee)
Replies: 5
Views: 663

Re: QDOS gcc made easy (docker stylee)

How? Could you please give me an example on how to build a hello world program? I have tried the suggested command but I get: C:\Program Files\Docker Toolbox\docker.exe: invalid reference format: repository name must be lowercase. See 'C:\Program Files\Docker Toolbox\docker.exe run --help'. Fabrizi...
by XorA
Mon Jun 11, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QDOS gcc made easy (docker stylee)
Replies: 5
Views: 663

Re: QDOS gcc made easy (docker stylee)

You need to remap the directory with the source code into the container.
by XorA
Sat Jun 09, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: Fire
Replies: 18
Views: 477

Re: Fire

Dilwyn, sucky news :-( Ive had success getting the cigarette smoke smell off electronics with liberal dosings of IPA (Isopropyl Alcohol not the craft beer). The insurance guys are really good at the cleanup so your house should be ok in the end. We had an office fire once and after they did their wo...
by XorA
Sun May 20, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SMSQ/E sources - mirror git repository
Replies: 13
Views: 475

Re: SMSQ/E sources - mirror git repository

Is the Registrar aware of this move? Were any of the copyright holders asked, or even informed of this in advance? (I know I wasnt) Apart from the possible convenience, what are the implications, positive or negative? Hmm.. The license you chose for your work says you don't care as long as your nam...
by XorA
Sun May 20, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: QL Emulation
Topic: QPC2 in your pocket!
Replies: 4
Views: 264

Re: QPC2 in your pocket!

I already have the GPD Win which is similar size but with keyboard.

It does make a nice portable QL and does fit nicely in pocket.

It was part of my reason for the Windows port of uQlx.
by XorA
Fri May 18, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SD Card Duplication
Replies: 12
Views: 386

Re: SD Card Duplication

Pr0f wrote:The QL does UEFI ? ;-)


No, but it also doesnt care about MBR boot sector either :-)
by XorA
Fri May 18, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SD Card Duplication
Replies: 12
Views: 386

Re: SD Card Duplication

I guess this is the wrong forum to say no-one cares about boot sector anymore, UEFI doesn't use it :-D

(waits to be pelted by the greybeards)
by XorA
Tue May 15, 2018 9:23 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Q68 New users and general usage thread
Replies: 234
Views: 12137

Re: Q68 New users and general usage thread

Another possibilty to create and access QLWA containers under Linux and Windows is qxltool: http://www.zen35309.zen.co.uk/qdos/#qxltool By the way, does someone have a comprehensive mirror of this important QL website? Just remember on linux to compile it for 32bit, under 64bit it looks like it wor...
by XorA
Sat May 12, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: Posting dates are 1 hour behind!
Replies: 6
Views: 342

Re: Posting dates are 1 hour behind!

dilwyn wrote:Many thanks to both of you for this, I've updated my own settings now too.

Now all I need to work out is why Firefox takes 3 minutes to log me into this Forum sometimes (Chrome and IE both OK, although Firefox is what I use most now).


Stop swearing at it in Welsh :-D

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