[fpc-pascal] FreeVision Resources?
XHajT03 at hajny.biz
Sun Feb 16 01:55:43 CET 2020
On 2020-02-13 11:08, Sven Barth via fpc-pascal wrote:
> Kevin Monceaux <Kevin at rawfeddogs.net> schrieb am Do., 13. Feb. 2020,
>> I'm working my way through the Turbo Vision 2.0 Programming Guide I
>> Archive.org. Everything was working well, until chapter 4 - Using
>> and resources. Saving the desktop to a stream file seemed to work,
>> when I attempt to reload it from the stream file I get a runtime error
>> which is odd since I'm trying to read from a file, not write to a
>> file. It
>> might be functionality that's not fully implemented. And it's
>> something I
>> doubt I'd ever use, so I'm not too concerned resolving the issue.
>> probably just move on to chapter 5 - Creating a data entry screen,
>> which is
>> what I'm really interested in.
>> Is there a Free Vision mailing list, bug tracker, etc.?
> There is no separate mailing list for Free Vision, so this one is fine
> bugs would be reported on the normal bug tracker).
> I think saving and restoring streams should work as the textmode IDE
> that as well. Can you please provide an example that fails? Then we
> be able to help you.
Small update - while I haven't been able to debug it fully yet, I can
confirm that there seems to be an issue resulting in a SIGSEGV while
trying to load the previously stored TDesktop (tried under Win64 and
x86_64-linux - interestingly not getting RTE101 as reported by Kevin,
but it might be due to a different target platform and/or different
version). As far as I can see, our textmode IDE uses different approach
to restoring the stream which is probably the reason why the issue isn't
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