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by bigbass
03 May 2012, 13:21
Forum: Programming
Topic: Bacon using GUI's starting examples
Replies: 7
Views: 5036

Bacon using GUI's starting examples

Bacon has a lot of power you can place things exactly where you want them on the GUI and is very fast the end result gets compiled into a binary writing code in just Bacon is easy so that won't get explained here The GUI part of the code needs to be explained (it uses HUG) so that you can get starte...
by bigbass
30 Apr 2012, 21:42
Forum: Programming
Topic: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export
Replies: 10
Views: 3439

Re: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export

Hey brokenman after thinking about this more this is the best solution cat myscript.sh|sed '@##@d' > /tmp/myscript && sh /tmp/myscript 1. because you don't have to recompile sources and remember a new comment tag 2. you maintain backward compatibility 3 . I have a hard time remembering syntax and I ...
by bigbass
30 Apr 2012, 14:22
Forum: Programming
Topic: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export
Replies: 10
Views: 3439

Re: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export

Hey brokenman I often comment my gtkdialog scripts as i go using double hash (##) and then use a launcher script to remove all lines with double hash. something like: cat myscript.sh|sed '@##@d' > /tmp/myscript && sh /tmp/myscript great! no hacking sources needed and its easy to remember the syntax ...
by bigbass
29 Apr 2012, 21:28
Forum: Programming
Topic: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export
Replies: 10
Views: 3439

Re: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export

Hey brokenman thanks for the code snippet for calling from the command line brokenman I use the #!/bin/bash shebang without problems ... and interestingly you can write notes after the XML code with no adverse effect. I was curious to why so I poked around in the sources line 326 gtkdialog.c /* FIXM...
by bigbass
28 Apr 2012, 15:29
Forum: Programming
Topic: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export
Replies: 10
Views: 3439

Re: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export

Hey brokenman here is another odd way of doing this from a file finally figured out how to use the --file= option :) it took me more time than I want to confess :oops: I didnt find an example using this the idea was "implied" though in the documentation to speed things up if we can get variables in ...
by bigbass
27 Apr 2012, 14:58
Forum: Programming
Topic: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export
Replies: 10
Views: 3439

Re: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export

Hey brokenman The other method is to load the dialog directly from a file thats the best way that was documented but I couldn't get a working example going to test it :%) I am looking for a way to speed things up I hope ... without the export a config file can be sourced also makes adjusting code mu...
by bigbass
26 Apr 2012, 14:09
Forum: Programming
Topic: a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export
Replies: 10
Views: 3439

a new spin on gtkdialog NOT using export

After a lot of thinking about how gtkdialog exports an enormous string into global memory and most of the time as MAIN_DIALOG= I decided to try another "local" way of handling strings instead this is a modular approach in little blocks that you add # a new spin on gtkdialog by Joe Arose bigbass # 1....
by bigbass
23 Apr 2012, 16:45
Forum: Programming
Topic: gtkdialog2html add color to code (code parser too)
Replies: 2
Views: 1746

Re: gtkdialog2html add color to code (code parser too)

finally a version one and all examples converted to have color

Joe
by bigbass
15 Apr 2012, 15:32
Forum: Programming
Topic: gtkdialog2html add color to code (code parser too)
Replies: 2
Views: 1746

gtkdialog2html add color to code (code parser too)

these are official examples converted to have colored tags and tested click on the link to see the html page examples with images and color highlighted code all in one place also fixing or replacing any non working examples to work on Porteus http://puppy2.org/slaxer/Porteus/Gtkdialog_Examples_color...
by bigbass
11 Apr 2012, 04:53
Forum: Programming
Topic: gtkdialog getting started
Replies: 23
Views: 15488

Re: gtkdialog getting started

Ahau Thanks for posting code to share ! here's an update on toggling a pixmap image ,button and entry gtkdialog is a static GUI so much trickery involved to get it to look like a dynamic GUI meaning updating the GUI when its running the pixmap took me awhile to figure out so don't feel bad if it tak...
by bigbass
09 Apr 2012, 13:50
Forum: Community effort
Topic: txt2image only uses built in pango gtkdialog GUI
Replies: 0
Views: 1498

txt2image only uses built in pango gtkdialog GUI

http://bigbass-porteus.googlecode.com/files/txt2image-3.4.png UPDATE April 8 2012 version 3.4 added a bigger edit box only uses built in pango gtkdialog GUI ---> 9.1KB!! http://bigbass-porteus.googlecode.com/files/txt2image-3.4-i486-1_PORT.tgz this came out of a need for some gtkdialog examples usi...
by bigbass
02 Apr 2012, 14:08
Forum: Development
Topic: Porteus 1.2 delayed by at least few months
Replies: 16
Views: 2234

Re: Porteus 1.2 delayed by at least few months

Hey fanthom

I am very happy to hear that you are ok :)

I confess that I got suckered by the April fools day

but wait what about these ... Here I brought you some flowers :Rose:
NOT!!! :P

Joe
by bigbass
01 Apr 2012, 23:18
Forum: Development
Topic: Porteus 1.2 delayed by at least few months
Replies: 16
Views: 2234

Re: Porteus 1.2 delayed by at least few months

Hey fanthom I am really sorry to that news about your arm I hope ( and pray) for your speedy recovery what I will say may sound strange but it came to my mind in 2007 I had an accident and lost all the vision in my left eye I couldn't stand to do nothing so I started working on an iso since I had a ...
by bigbass
27 Mar 2012, 18:13
Forum: Programming
Topic: gtkdialog getting started
Replies: 23
Views: 15488

Re: gtkdialog getting started

Hey wread thanks for posting @bigbass Hello, bigbass, I have some old fortran programs already written and running in porteus (engineering programs). Is it possible to write an input gui using gtkdialog? any GUI could call the executable file(s) as backend tools if they run from the command line so ...
by bigbass
25 Mar 2012, 15:11
Forum: General chat
Topic: What is your favourite desktop?
Replies: 70
Views: 11319

Re: What is your favourite desktop?

wread At first I thought kde4 was bloated an sluggish; now you can have it also light and fast! *my slackware use gave me the same feelings I shouldn't have based my thoughts on my past slackware experience only before trying KDE4 on Porteus (sorry)... opinions can change when more info is given I a...