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by PJBlack
Saturday 24th July 2021 5:45am
Forum: Project showcase
Topic: a Gambas recent files Lister (TrayIcon)
Replies: 9
Views: 90

Re: a Gambas recent files Lister (TrayIcon

About the username with more than 8 chars.. Here is the function that gets the name.. i cannot see how a difference in number of chars will affect anything? User.Name = "mnaltrogge" Me.UserName = "mnaltrog" because w -h gives: mnaltrog tty7 07:29 11:40 36.84 s 0.99 s xfce4-session mnaltrog pts/0 07...
by PJBlack
Friday 23rd July 2021 6:04pm
Forum: Project showcase
Topic: a Gambas recent files Lister (TrayIcon)
Replies: 9
Views: 90

Re: a Gambas recent files Lister (TrayIcon

Thanks Mike 😎 micha or pj would be quite sufficient ... but mike is still ok Makeicon 15, Why did you remove that line? My command will use your user name even if run as root if asked to.. You broke it 😲 yeah ... thats what i can do best ... did you tried with a username longer than eight chars? Da...
by PJBlack
Friday 23rd July 2021 11:05am
Forum: General
Topic: message window on wrong monitor
Replies: 7
Views: 105

Re: message window on wrong monitor

This appears somewhat randomly some strange twisted logic is definitely behind it ... maybe the messagebox appears on the monitor where the application with the focus is running? if i skimmed the qt documentation correctly there is no way to determine the position there either ... so if you really ...
by PJBlack
Friday 23rd July 2021 9:37am
Forum: Project showcase
Topic: a Gambas recent files Lister (TrayIcon)
Replies: 9
Views: 90

Re: a Gambas recent files Lister (TrayIcon

right click --> make launcher --> desktop or menu --> File or directory does not exist MakeIcon.MakeMe.21 MakeIcon 15 u = IIf(UseRoot, User.Name, Me.UserName()) u = User.Name MakeIcon 36 dtf = "/home/" & u & "/Desktop/" & n & ".desktop" dtf = "/home/" & u & "/Schreibtisch/" & n & ".desktop"
by PJBlack
Friday 23rd July 2021 9:26am
Forum: Project showcase
Topic: a Gambas recent files Lister (TrayIcon)
Replies: 9
Views: 90

Re: a Gambas recent files Lister (TrayIcon

my built-in mr monk is rotating right now ...
the arrangement of your desktop icons is ... "$%§&$/(&)/=(?)(TURESRXGCHJV

ok just took my psychotropic drugs ... now he is quiet :-)

again a very nice idea from you
by PJBlack
Friday 23rd July 2021 9:19am
Forum: General
Topic: Advise on a idea
Replies: 11
Views: 146

Re: Advise on a idea

opening a connection at the same time should not be a problem ... reading at the same time should not be a problem but writing at the same time could be a problem ... see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deadlock and https://www.sqlite.org/lockingv3.html https://www.sqlite.org/wal.html however, since i...
by PJBlack
Thursday 22nd July 2021 6:04pm
Forum: General
Topic: Advise on a idea
Replies: 11
Views: 146

Re: Advise on a idea

Does anyone have any examples of how to use sqlite with Gambas? https://gambaswiki.org/wiki/howto/databasesqlite https://gambaswiki.org/wiki/comp/gb.db/connection https://www.sqlite.org the difference between sqlite and real dbms is a) the lack of user management, b) sqlite is local and file based ...
by PJBlack
Thursday 22nd July 2021 9:34am
Forum: General
Topic: Advise on a idea
Replies: 11
Views: 146

Re: Advise on a idea

i honestly don't understand the intention behind your question ... is it about computation time? then have a look at the command nice (i have seen functional somewhere in gambas too) and an application that compares the data ... uh yes ... if you have two mysql servers running anyway (i hope you mea...
by PJBlack
Monday 19th July 2021 7:23am
Forum: Project showcase
Topic: New project, a .desktop launcher editor
Replies: 6
Views: 119

Re: New project, a .desktop launcher editor

after a first quick look i've changed a few things: changed project/properties/components/gb.gtk3 --> gb.gui (afaik everything works) Startup: Public Sub Main() FMain.GridView1.Columns.Count = 3 Public Sub Main() Application.Theme = "gambas-mono" FMain.GridView1.Columns.Count = 3 nothing essential o...
by PJBlack
Thursday 08th July 2021 1:17pm
Forum: Component
Topic: Any simple DBus examples?
Replies: 8
Views: 208

Re: Any simple DBus examples?

BruceSteers wrote:
Thursday 08th July 2021 11:55am
A solution to what?
I thought it was about preventing the application from starting multiple times ...

sorry if I missed something