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by olzeke51
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Darken Ship - via ARMstamp
Replies: 3
Views: 153

Re: Darken Ship - via ARMstamp

Confession time - learning point I tested Basicchip's routine in my MultiTask program - it worked like a charm ' So what was wrong with my ideas ??? -- TIME - I was doing 20- 50 ms time loops! Turns out that information from the Internet is for RELAY contact bounce ! !!! ' Have a good day, y'all Gary
by olzeke51
Sun Oct 13, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Darken Ship - via ARMstamp
Replies: 3
Views: 153

Re: Darken Ship - via ARMstamp

Okay folks, First - I updated the above picture Second:: I had a hard time trying to do a 'switch debounce' routine in the MultiTask method. So I added (in parallel) a toggle switch, with a bonus beeper!! ' will post program after a little clean up - my USART prints seem to be doubling up !!!! Olzek...
by olzeke51
Tue Oct 08, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: Kitchen sink
Topic: WAIT in a MultiTasking program
Replies: 1
Views: 32

WAIT in a MultiTasking program

Curious if WAIT(x) has any adverse affects on the timing in your MultiTasking.bas program??
my WAIT(x) is less than the assigned TaskTime, currently...
what if it is longer??
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Olzeke51
by olzeke51
Tue Oct 08, 2019 12:38 am
Forum: Software issues
Topic: ABS & NOT
Replies: 1
Views: 35

ABS & NOT

not a biggie - probably my not understanding 'expression'?? was trying to toggle/flip a value between 0 and 1 upon each keypress ' so I used ABS of a NOT value ABS (NOT toggled) and got an incrementing value ! ! abs_not.jpg ' any thoughts -- - on the ABS(NOT ) situation??? Olzeke51 EDIT - print NOT ...
by olzeke51
Wed Oct 02, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Kitchen sink
Topic: Documentation, broken link
Replies: 57
Views: 38347

Re: Documentation, broken link

the 'FILEEOF' page is missing some of the 'E's in the body of the explanation
minor thing -
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by olzeke51
Tue Sep 10, 2019 1:38 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Darken Ship - via ARMstamp
Replies: 3
Views: 153

Darken Ship - via ARMstamp

My man-cave has a 'submarine' motif. As a Navy Airdale that spent time on carriers, you get used to setting different 'integrity conditions' - ie various 'General Quarters'. One of them was to "Darken Ship" - meaning to go to RED lights for exterior openings. ' I found the Proto-24 on sale from pcbo...
by olzeke51
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Serial Communication
Topic: USB vs. UART communication
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Re: USB vs. UART communication

Okay folks, did some more research..... Basicchip has provided the SPRINTF function that will do the heavy lifting. from the example in the Help file:: . "str = SPRINTF("%c%c a string a....." . so now you can do a TXD(x) on each character of the "str" I had just been using the 'printf' function ;) ....
by olzeke51
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Serial Communication
Topic: USB vs. UART communication
Replies: 2
Views: 198

USB vs. UART communication

Hey Y'all, okay, USB has a technical limit of 15 feet, to meet good data/timing specs. I am 25' away from my computer/terminal and I don't have enough extension cables OR an electronic extender. Future goal will be about 95+ feet away. ' I want/need to get data to/from the ARMstamp [or other USB mic...
by olzeke51
Sat Aug 31, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: Software issues
Topic: BT/tclterm function
Replies: 1
Views: 175

BT/tclterm function

what does the <RESTART> button do in the BT window?? some of the Tclterm.tcl code implies a 'resume' function ?? " ^ " ' restart_resume.jpg Thanks for any clarification... Gary edit: to my thinking -- RESTART would begin my program again..... "Resume" would pickup from a Programmed STOP command
by olzeke51
Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:12 am
Forum: Software issues
Topic: Multi-tasking
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Re: Multi-tasking - JUST CURIOUS

OFF HAND - - - Do you know why there are so many 'Power ON' messages on a multi-tasking program when you use BT<button> to <STOP> it ??. . . . JUST CURIOUS -( not concerned about the number of blank lines) My BT window copy:: ' 83400 34794 83460 34794 83520 34794 83580 34858 <<< PROGRAM DATA *****PU...