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  Topic: AMD vs Intel. Fight!
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 22
Views: 3655

PostForum: General   Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:32 pm   Subject:
JC,

Is that a self-build, or a commercial pre-built system? If you built it, what case and fans did you use? A system built into a tower case shouldn't have thermal throttling.

Eddie
  Topic: Getting started.
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 7
Views: 336

PostForum: ClearWin+   Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2021 2:06 pm   Subject:
John,

Regardless of Robert's answer, here's mine. Should the team at SF be 'resting', 'stunned', 'pinin' for the fjords', 'shagged out after a long squawk' or whatever, before you (or I ) do, then ...
  Topic: Compiler ignores syntax error with /opt
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 6
Views: 101

PostForum: Support   Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:59 pm   Subject:
I really appreciate the explanations, but then I would always have used a DO loop.

Eddie
  Topic: Compiler ignores syntax error with /opt
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 6
Views: 101

PostForum: Support   Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:41 pm   Subject:
If it works, then surely it is an extension.

Eddie
  Topic: Getting started.
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 7
Views: 336

PostForum: ClearWin+   Posted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 2:01 pm   Subject:
Ken,

Fortran is archaic, and useless for graphics and plotting. Clearwin+, on the other hand, is what Fortran has always needed, and still does ...

Eddie
  Topic: Cannot create standalone executable
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 2
Views: 397

PostForum: Plato   Posted: Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:49 pm   Subject:
You can copy the EXE and salflibc.dll to the other computer, manually or by using a batch file. By the time you start wanting to copy files to specific directories, (including setting them up in the ...
  Topic: RGB@
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 20
Views: 931

PostForum: 64-bit   Posted: Thu Dec 17, 2020 10:08 pm   Subject:
Blimey, Bill, I always put this sort of mistake down to autocorrect, but this one can only be geriatric brain fade!

INTEGER*4 or INTEGER*8, of course.

I put it down to my mind being elsewhere, C ...
  Topic: RGB@
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 20
Views: 931

PostForum: 64-bit   Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2020 3:55 pm   Subject:
Are your R, G and B values REAL*4 or REAL*8 ?
  Topic: Preventing multiple instances of a program from running
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 22
Views: 967

PostForum: ClearWin+   Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2020 3:23 pm   Subject:
I have an application that prevents multiple invocations of an accessory but standalone app by broadcasting a message, which if answered appropriately prevents another launch. That method might be emp ...
  Topic: How to quit Excel and enter the 21st Century
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 14
Views: 953

PostForum: General   Posted: Thu Dec 10, 2020 4:21 pm   Subject:
Mecej4,

The world's great democracies drive on the left: Swedenc changed.

Well, at least the ones that don't believe that US Letter is a world standard paper size. So Canada is the exception tha ...
  Topic: How to quit Excel and enter the 21st Century
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 14
Views: 953

PostForum: General   Posted: Thu Dec 10, 2020 12:54 pm   Subject:
John,

I'm sure it has. Lots of people do and believe what other people think are silly things. For example, some people drive on the right!

Life's too short to have a mission to list all the thi ...
  Topic: How to quit Excel and enter the 21st Century
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 14
Views: 953

PostForum: General   Posted: Tue Dec 08, 2020 6:12 pm   Subject:
Hi Robert,

Algol-68 is far too modern. It was on ICL 1900 series, and I cut my teeth on Algol-60 on Elliot 4120 machines.

Someone used to Algol-60 wouldn't necessarily recognise Algol-68 as the ...
  Topic: How to quit Excel and enter the 21st Century
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 14
Views: 953

PostForum: General   Posted: Tue Dec 08, 2020 12:17 pm   Subject:
Ken,

I'm at a loss to know why Python should be of interest to many Fortran users, but I could be wrong. Perhaps I should have watched.

I remember many years ago telling colleagues that teaching ...
  Topic: Alternatives for get_filtered_file@()
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 7
Views: 384

PostForum: ClearWin+   Posted: Wed Nov 25, 2020 9:33 pm   Subject:
Bill,

You are probably right to ask for that check. You can, of course, examine the date and time stamps to see if the file was actually saved, but of course, only after you have checked that it ac ...
  Topic: AMD vs Intel. Fight!
LitusSaxonicum

Replies: 22
Views: 3655

PostForum: General   Posted: Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:44 am   Subject:
Interesting. You were lucky. (Cue Monty Python sketch here.)
My first experience of a 'decent' mainframe was an Elliot/NCR 4120 which had 24k of 24bit words. I later used an IBM 1130 which had less, ...
 
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