SMSQzine #4

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SMSQzine #4

Postby swensont » Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:03 pm

I've just posted SMSQzine #4 on my Google Sites page:

Look for smsqzine04.pdf and

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Re: SMSQzine #4

Postby mk79 » Sun May 07, 2017 7:54 pm

Cool stuff, thanks Tim. Regarding COLOUR_QL, etc. this mode switching is a purely internal SBasic concept. The other colour modes are implemented by different TRAPs from the QL colour TRAPs, so by setting COLOUR_24 you just tell the basic commands like PAPER to use the 24-bit TRAP instead. Usually a bit of assembler is needed to interface TRAPs to the C compiler, but this way you should be able to make your own paper24 function, for example.

Cheers, Marcel

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