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June 2011 - Posts

VB10 vs VB6: Option Base

This is part of series of posts categorized under VB10 vs VB6 . "Option Base is not supported." OK, time for a little history (extremely shortened). In the beginning, BASIC had 1 based arrays (May 1964). The creators of BASIC realized that this
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BASIC - Status as of 2011-06-27.

I still don't have a name for the BASIC project I'm working on; however, would like to share some of the progress I've made. Parser (technically a scanner/ validating parser) layer is far enough along that I think it will be pretty simple
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Back to BASIC!

Before I make an announcment, I have to make it ubundantly clear that I'm a huge fan of Microsoft Visual Basic and do not have any significant complaints on where Microsoft has travelled with the language and, without risk of violatinig NDA, where
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VB10 vs VB6: Dynamic Arrays Usage In Structures

This is part of series of posts categorized under VB10 vs VB6 . "Dynamic arrays are not allowed within structures (UDTs) " I'm kind of scratching my head by this statement as I'm not entirely sure what he means by "dynamic arrays".
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VB10 vs VB6: Array Lower Bounds

This is part of series of posts categorized under VB10 vs VB6 . "Arrays may not have a lower bound other than zero." This, as it turns out, is absolutely true; however, with a twist. Although VB10 does not allow the "native" array
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VB10 vs VB6: Private Class Variables

This is part of series of posts categorized under VB10 vs VB6 . "Private class variables are not private to the class instance." This is another one of those "huh?" responses. However, I'll go ahead and discuss it anyway. As documented
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VB10 vs VB6: ByVal/ByRef within API calls.

This is part of series of posts categorized under VB10 vs VB6 . "Use of ByVal/ByRef directly within API calls is not supported." Huh? Declare Function SetEnvironmentVariable Lib "kernel32" Alias "SetEnvironmentVariableA"
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