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by Giorgio Garabello
Wed Oct 07, 2015 11:50 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SMSEQ and file system
Replies: 20
Views: 5265

Re: SMSEQ and file system

Just to point out the on disk format of QL limits filename/directory name to 36 chars. So in theory if you expanded the upper layers you could have <36 chars>/<36 chars>/<36 chars>/... Which is not all that limiting for a 1980s machine! G sorry but I'm not sure I understand well, you can spiegari b...
by Giorgio Garabello
Wed Oct 07, 2015 9:26 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SMSEQ and file system
Replies: 20
Views: 5265

Re: SMSEQ and file system

Derek, Giorgio, actually, there _were_ attempts to limit this restriction, mainly it was QVFS by H.P Recktenwald. This lifts the 36-char limit completely. I'm not sure how useful or even fit for purpose this is, but might be worth a try to start from here. http://phpr.tripod.com/qhpqvfs.html Site (...
by Giorgio Garabello
Wed Oct 07, 2015 9:18 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SMSEQ and file system
Replies: 20
Views: 5265

Re: SMSEQ and file system

I would do what I think is an important distinction: there are systems "old style" based on floppy disks and systems "modernii" based on hard disk. For the first problem is not so important and a possible "extension" of the file system would be a minor problem: a floppy...
by Giorgio Garabello
Wed Oct 07, 2015 8:46 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SMSEQ and file system
Replies: 20
Views: 5265

Re: SMSEQ and file system

Hi, What are the limitations? Do you mean file name lengths of 36 characters (including device) There are extension to allow greater file name length, but if you want backward compatability then this could be a problem. If 256 character file name lengths were implemented, how would other versions o...
by Giorgio Garabello
Tue Oct 06, 2015 6:04 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SMSEQ and file system
Replies: 20
Views: 5265

SMSEQ and file system

SMSQE has made great strides since he was born, now its main limitation is a file system is very limited.
It's not really possible to improve it?

Giorgio
by Giorgio Garabello
Sat Sep 26, 2015 6:55 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Photon improvement
Replies: 29
Views: 7539

Re: Photon improvement

i've seen fjpeg and I've a question: why is an extension and not an executable?
by Giorgio Garabello
Wed Sep 16, 2015 11:20 am
Forum: Links to QL Services and Websites
Topic: Quantum Technology come back
Replies: 1
Views: 2186

Quantum Technology come back

www.quantum.altervista.org

.....Almost ready to rebirth
by Giorgio Garabello
Wed Sep 16, 2015 12:00 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Quantum Technology
Replies: 3
Views: 1836

Re: Quantum Technology

belg4rion67 wrote:
dilwyn wrote:Giorgio Garabello (not sure of spelling of his name from memory, apologies if wrong, maybe one the Forum's Italian members will correct me).

Dilwyn

Yes, you have written right, he has updated his site at january of this year.
no other news from him :?
Paolo


Hello.. :-)
I'm here!
by Giorgio Garabello
Fri Sep 11, 2015 1:31 pm
Forum: Help for New Users
Topic: First time with TURBO
Replies: 3
Views: 2372

First time with TURBO

Hello everyone, I would like to start using the compiler Turbo but I am having some problems. First question: Which version should I use, I suppose the PTR version so you can fill in any program .. but then why is also supported version "no pointer" Second question: what are the extensions...