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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #735 on: October 11, 2011, 03:43:00 pm »
Which would be faster/more optimized to check for?
If rand^2
or
!If rand^2
Or would they be the same?
Exactly the same. They're two forms of conditional jumping in assembly.




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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #736 on: October 11, 2011, 03:49:01 pm »
I wonder if there is a function that checks if to Datas are equals ?
I mean (sorry^^), something like this:
compare(PTR1,PTR2,SIZE), wich would return 1 if they are the same, and 0 otherweise ?
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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #737 on: October 11, 2011, 03:53:30 pm »
Equ>String() does that.




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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #738 on: October 11, 2011, 04:02:10 pm »
Aww..
Yes but it's for 1.0.*, right ?
I'm still using 0.5.0, so what I do is

0->M
For(A,0,5
(({P+A})=({O+A}))+M->M
End

and check if M=6 or not..
or is there an easier way ?
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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #739 on: October 11, 2011, 05:17:21 pm »
The easiest way is to upgrade to 1.0.5 :) But your way works fine for your purposes

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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #740 on: October 11, 2011, 05:26:11 pm »
0.5.3 has it. It actually checks for differences, and returns the number of bytes it looked through to find that abberance. If it doesn't find a mismatch, it returns 0
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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #741 on: October 11, 2011, 05:50:19 pm »
I tried with 0.5.3b
It seems Equ>String( doesn't work with files ?
I loaded an appvar into Y0, used it with another pointer in Equ>String, and Axe says : "Error : File Misuse"
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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #742 on: October 11, 2011, 05:51:46 pm »
I tried with 0.5.3b
It seems Equ>String( doesn't work with files ?
I loaded an appvar into Y0, used it with another pointer in Equ>String, and Axe says : "Error : File Misuse"
Yeah, Axe is kinda tetchy about that. There's really no way around it, other than UnArchiving it.
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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #743 on: October 11, 2011, 05:58:36 pm »
I tried with 0.5.3b
It seems Equ>String( doesn't work with files ?
I loaded an appvar into Y0, used it with another pointer in Equ>String, and Axe says : "Error : File Misuse"
You could copy the string to a SafeRAM area, or a var in the RAM, then run the comparison from there.


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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #744 on: October 12, 2011, 04:51:36 am »
And wouldn't my "method" (just do a simple For-loop) be better than unarchiving/archiving (what I'd like to avoid) and/or creating a new Data ?
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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #745 on: October 12, 2011, 05:03:59 am »
I need to have smoothscrolling for my game, and I would like to have my player always at the same point(24,40). I just don't know how to do this good. I would really appreciate the help.:D Also, I think I must use inflation by 256. I just don't know how, becuase this is scrolling? You can view my source code here: http://ourl.ca/12726/251417;topicseen#new


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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #746 on: October 12, 2011, 10:17:20 pm »
Did my post in the Grey: zContest Entry thread help, or should I explain in more depth?
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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #747 on: October 13, 2011, 06:38:03 am »
I think it will help. But if I notice that I need more help I will ask it. :)


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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #748 on: October 14, 2011, 07:00:40 am »
I'm working on a little project for the zContest (i'll make a thread soon :P), that requires a password, stored in an appvar.
I'd like that appvar to be protected (so that you can't guess what is the password when you're reading it).
How could I do ?
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Re: Axe Q&A
« Reply #749 on: October 14, 2011, 08:48:16 am »
you could encrypt it using some random code (that of course is stored in the appvar). You can also store it backwards.
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