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by MACKRACKIT
Fri Jul 07, 2006 11:27 pm
Forum: C++ Development
Topic: reading serial port
Replies: 10
Views: 2066

Well mabey I should not say this here, but I did not have any luck with C. I know it can be done. I have started using Liberty Basic for this kind of thing, for me it works, some may not like it. To answer you question, do not try to access the pin on the micro chip directly. Send a string to the ch...
by MACKRACKIT
Fri Mar 24, 2006 9:51 pm
Forum: wxDev-C++
Topic: Form problem...
Replies: 14
Views: 2515

Thank you,
Dave
by MACKRACKIT
Thu Mar 23, 2006 10:47 pm
Forum: wxDev-C++
Topic: Form problem...
Replies: 14
Views: 2515

I thank you for your answer. I did not know where to look as I have not had a course in C or C++. I do have two books and one of them does not mention "printf". I am a forty something electrical engineer trying to learn C/C++. Have been using different flavors of basic for years though. Most likely ...
by MACKRACKIT
Thu Mar 23, 2006 2:01 am
Forum: wxDev-C++
Topic: Form problem...
Replies: 14
Views: 2515

I am lerning also. I think I understand with the exception of how do you get 1.2 + 1.2 = 2.4 type of output? I played around with double and float instead of long. Double gives strange answers and I can not get float to compile. Also, I do not understand (wxT("%ld") I have read about wxT in the help...
by MACKRACKIT
Mon Mar 20, 2006 11:09 pm
Forum: C++ Development
Topic: reading serial port
Replies: 10
Views: 2066

Thank you, I will give it a try.
by MACKRACKIT
Mon Mar 20, 2006 1:55 am
Forum: C++ Development
Topic: reading serial port
Replies: 10
Views: 2066

reading serial port

Hi, I have not been able to find an answer, but I am sure it is here some where. I have tried http://www.iftools.com/ctb.en.html and http://www.codeproject.com/system/serial.asp plus I have read every thing else that I could find. I am running WIN98 using wx-devcpp. I can not even get the above code...