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by carlos
04 Sep 2019 07:14
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Looking for a specific book
Replies: 16
Views: 458

Re: Looking for a specific book

maybe this:

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https://www.amazon.com/Ultimate-Batch-File-Book-Rom/dp/0079120504
from 1995
by carlos
20 Aug 2019 15:50
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Multi-line menu with options selection via DOSKEY
Replies: 15
Views: 7562

Re: Multi-line menu with options selection via DOSKEY

Szecska the replace method was a way of get an input where choice was not present in the windows. I not remeber from which version of windows it was included, maybe windows 8 ? I'm interested anyways in the cause of fail using fat32 filesystem, maybe use: replace "%tmp%\?" "%tmp%\." /u /w will work ?
by carlos
16 Aug 2019 12:18
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Call bug using silent operator @
Replies: 2
Views: 1155

Call bug using silent operator @

Developing a project related to batch I found that the CALL internal command has a bug. It not execute the command if you use the silent operator @. For example: @call vol Is different than: call @vol The later not execute the command. This can be used as another way of write a single line comment c...
by carlos
22 Jul 2019 18:28
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Listc - a modern Windows file explorer/viewer in the console window
Replies: 11
Views: 4494

Re: Listc - a modern Windows file explorer/viewer in the console window

Hello misol. Nice terminal user interface. Your program remembered me a recent discovery : an old software called List Enhanced: http://bit.ly/2OaqX6p It seems was a very popular software in the 80-90's. But is nice about how you can explore the content of a file. More good than see the content with...
by carlos
16 Jun 2019 10:02
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Cmdgfx - draw 3d and graphic primitives (polygons,circles etc) in cmd window (now with 24-bit RGB support!)
Replies: 105
Views: 39663

Re: Cmdgfx - draw 3d and graphic primitives (polygons,circles etc) in cmd window (now with 24-bit RGB support!)

Is very nice project misol101.
About the use of pixelfnt how is the performance using that with 1x1 (console screen buffer) compared with the use of gdi (paint pixels to window) ?

Carlos.
by carlos
30 May 2019 22:04
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: win98cmd
Replies: 7
Views: 1266

Re: win98cmd

Many thanks ShadowThief.
by carlos
24 May 2019 20:39
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: win98cmd
Replies: 7
Views: 1266

Re: win98cmd

Thanks Phil. Thanks for sharing it. Is a good version (sp4 5.0.2195.6656). What about a unofficial sp5 for windows 2000, it comes with (5.0.2195.6995) ? But I not know if this unofficial service pack was used by sysadmins. I found that Win95cmd.exe not supports Unicode. Win95cmd.exe /U prints: The u...
by carlos
14 Mar 2019 11:37
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: win98cmd
Replies: 7
Views: 1266

Re: win98cmd

Many thanks Phil.
Very nice cmd version.
This is an more earlier version than the called Win95cmd.

You know other rare cmd.exe versions?
by carlos
14 Mar 2019 09:51
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: win98cmd
Replies: 7
Views: 1266

win98cmd

Hello. Someone have archived a old cmd called win98cmd.exe ?

I have a copy of win95cmd.exe and I'm wanting win98cmd.exe
by carlos
12 Mar 2019 04:56
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: UTF-8 bug
Replies: 19
Views: 2867

Re: UTF-8 bug

Thanks aGerman. I'm currently working with Jason Hood on a new utility that include a feature for solve this bug.
The feature currently is done.
We are working on the other features and revisions before I publish this.
I hope publish the utility in two weeks.
by carlos
06 Mar 2019 15:28
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: UTF-8 bug
Replies: 19
Views: 2867

Re: UTF-8 bug

I will try to fix it in a new coming soon new utility for batch that will improve it.
AGerman please can you help me? How can I determine if the input buffer used in MultibyteToWidechar have incomplete codepoints?
by carlos
06 Mar 2019 09:43
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: UTF-8 bug
Replies: 19
Views: 2867

Re: UTF-8 bug

Also occurs on windows 7.
The solution would be remove the bom from the the utf-8 text when cmd call to MultiByteToWideChar ?
by carlos
20 Jan 2019 11:59
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Directly reading from pipe by the parent CMD process
Replies: 19
Views: 2968

Re: Directly reading from pipe by the parent CMD process

Very interesting topic. Is there any other executable that we could use, that writes nothing, and that's lighter and faster than cmd.exe? I found doskey.exe (19 KB) print anything and is lightweight than cmd.exe (268 KB) Other option can be rundll32.exe (68 KB) this works okay. :CreatePipe doskey 1>...
by carlos
26 Dec 2018 20:09
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Bget - A package Manager for Windows scripts.
Replies: 4
Views: 1197

Re: Bget

Hello. This is interesting, because is like a package manager for batch, but like many package manager for other languages like php, node, ruby, the authors should publish it in a official site. The pastebin idea is also interesting. In the downloads methods is missed the certutil technique: https:/...
by carlos
26 Dec 2018 19:55
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: A new tool to save and restore the console font
Replies: 4
Views: 1085

Re: A new tool to save and restore the console font

Hello jfl, nice tool. As said aGerman, support for old windows xp I see unnecesary. For change the font with undocumented functions the only font available is Terminal. On windows xp also exists a undocumented function for get the sizes of that font, but that undocumented function stopped working wi...