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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #45 on: March 05, 2011, 12:22:47 pm »
nAxe could also sound like Nacks, as in knick-knacks.
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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #46 on: March 05, 2011, 12:27:35 pm »
SimpleCS' story is quite strange: in my classroom, nearly nobody knows how to use graphing calcs. As I learned BASIC programming when I was 8, I knew a bit of BASIC, and decided to create a program in order to simplify actions made by the user (most of the students made wrong stuff just by setting up FORMAT). "SimpleCS" is because it is a simple one (100% TI-Basic) and easy to use and "SimpleCS" stands for Calc Shell.



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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #47 on: March 07, 2011, 05:56:54 pm »
PartesOS: Partes is the Latin word for "parts" (I take latin, btw). Its overall architecture is supposed to be modular, so it's composed of many parts. It's also an OS. (Reminds me, I really need to devote my free time to it. Really need to.)
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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #48 on: March 08, 2011, 09:47:54 am »
PartesOS: Partes is the Latin word for "parts" (I take latin, btw). Its overall architecture is supposed to be modular, so it's composed of many parts. It's also an OS. (Reminds me, I really need to devote my free time to it. Really need to.)
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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #49 on: March 08, 2011, 12:19:26 pm »
Punix: stands for Puny Unix. It's a small Unix-like OS for the TI-68k calcs.

I was also considering a couple other names that are a little bit NSFW.
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Kinda like the ASM IDE or ASM compiler name I had in my head for several years ;D (But never used since I do not know how to do an assembler and due to the fact there are already many good ones available for z80 calcs)

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PartesOS: Partes is the Latin word for "parts" (I take latin, btw). Its overall architecture is supposed to be modular, so it's composed of many parts. It's also an OS. (Reminds me, I really need to devote my free time to it. Really need to.)
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I agree with Freyaday :P
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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #50 on: March 11, 2011, 11:03:10 am »
Punix: stands for Puny Unix. It's a small Unix-like OS for the TI-68k calcs.

I was also considering a couple other names that are a little bit NSFW.
Spoiler For if you're curious:
Anux or Penix :D
Kinda like the ASM IDE or ASM compiler name I had in my head for several years ;D (But never used since I do not know how to do an assembler and due to the fact there are already many good ones available for z80 calcs)

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Still surprised no one's taken that yet :P

I like CyanIDE too ;D
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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #51 on: March 11, 2011, 12:14:49 pm »
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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #52 on: March 11, 2011, 04:35:35 pm »
DionJump DoodleJump was too long because of the 8-char limit, and somebody in my class asked to name it after him. I won't tell his name because of his privacy (lol).
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Things we'll need to do/make
Draw the sprites saintrunner is working on this
A save file format.
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Some sort of AI.
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General Program Structure
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:.Option How To Play->help
:.Option About->crdt
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:.yes->strt
:.no->lgen
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:.BEGIN lgen
:.Make appvar appvMCSAVE
:.create 7 levels
:.edit for sky, mines, deep mines, nether
:.END lgen
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:.BEGIN strt

~~~~ working on this ~~~~

Tiles
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Stone
Stairs
Sapling
Sand
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Items
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[07:53:14] <+Frey> Y'know, when people descend from my heavens , they're never Chuck Norris
[07:53:55] <+Frey> I usually get another catgirl or an angel pops down for a visit
[07:54:06] <+Frey> Some angels are really nice
[07:54:33] <+Frey> Some are into the whole "scare the locals" bit
[07:54:54] <+Frey> And some just absent minded
[07:55:38] * +david_ has nothing to do
[07:55:40] <+Frey> It's the absentminded ones you gotta look out for, because the'yre the ones that forget they're 40ft tall
[07:56:04] <+Frey> They're also the ones that forget about social taboos, like nudity
[07:56:28] <+Frey> Have you ever tryed to explain to an angel...anything?
[07:56:45] <+Frey> They don't listenunless they want to
[07:57:16] <+Frey> And don't learn unless they think they don't know
[07:57:51] <+Frey> Except for the nice ones, they're nice
[07:59:27] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> lol
[07:59:32] <+Frey> And they're all so pretty!
[07:59:38] <+Frey> It's ridiculous
[07:59:44] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> I hate PUSHES, THEY HAUNT ME
[08:00:06] <+Frey> Want an angel to come over and exorcise them?
[08:00:36] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> or, more specific: the fact that sometimes, happy outputs: pushes != pops
[08:00:47] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> I know why
[08:01:01] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> and I can solve it by adding a lookahead
[08:01:10] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> But I don't want to
[08:01:24] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> but continue your story
[08:01:35] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> lol
[08:03:13] <+Frey> Ok, so one day, I was walking to the school bus, and, long story short, got my life saved by an angel
[08:03:27] <+Frey> This one was a scary one
[08:03:42] <+Frey> Same height/age as me
[08:04:14] <+Frey> OMG She was the scariest person I had ever met
[08:04:28] <+Frey> She made the entire football team pee their pants
[08:04:43] <+Frey> I was so glad she was on my side
[08:05:04] <+Frey> Right up until she tryed to enter the bathroom with me
[08:05:37] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> lool
[08:05:45] <+Frey> After a muchness of arguing, I finally got through to her
[08:05:56] <+Patrick-D> is this a rap song?
[08:06:06] <+OmnomIRC> (O)<aeTIos> idk
[08:06:09] <+Frey> She tap danced outside my stall the entire time, though
[08:10:04] <+Frey> She was in all my classes too, which was weird, especially as they were all advanced courses and she joined in the middle of the semester
[08:10:28] <+Frey> Even the teachers were scared of her
[08:10:45] <+Frey> Note that she was gorgeous
[08:12:09] <+Frey> So, this angel and I, we managed to stop the apocalypse
[08:12:48] <+Frey> And she kissed me before going back,
[08:13:08] <+Frey> To heaven, but as it turns out that kiss sealed her to Earth
[08:13:47] <+Frey> We still don't know what to do


lol:

[11:30:53] <DThought> <OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> 2 guests are looking at my topic
[11:30:53] <DThought> <OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> I wonder who they are
[11:30:53] <DThought> <OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> where they live
[11:30:53] <DThought> <OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> how old they are
[11:30:55] <DThought> <OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> What kind of jokes they make
[11:30:57] <DThought> <OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> but it surprises me that theyre looking at my topic
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[11:31:08] <yrinfish> lool
[11:31:14] <DThought> Whoa, why'd it include all the newlines?
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<OmnomIRC> (O)* Keoni29  Eating crisps
<OmnomIRC> (O)* yrinfish  asks keoni some
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> 7$ shipping please
<OmnomIRC> (O)* yrinfish  gives
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> It will arrive in 3 days
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> Thank you
<OmnomIRC> (O)* Keoni29  Wonders if he wants some dip
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> chili please
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Qwerty.55> Adobe, last time I updated one of your products, the changes broke half of the documents using it.
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> :(
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Qwerty.55> Why the hell would I update anything else from you?
<OmnomIRC> (O)* yrinfish  kicks adobe
<OmnomIRC> (O)* yrinfish  runs
<OmnomIRC> (O)* Qwerty.55  runs with him
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> I have guacamole :S
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> I have guacamole :S
<OmnomIRC> (O)* yrinfish  likes that too
<OmnomIRC> (O)* Keoni29  yay
<OmnomIRC> (O)* yrinfish
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> http://www.tinyurl.com/guacamole.jar
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> :3
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> 404
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> no foooooooooooooooooooooooouwaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaahnd
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> <3 no shit
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> You cant download jars of guacamole
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> I have an idea!
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> loool
<yrinfish> that came too late ;)
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Qwerty.55> Actually, I just realized why Adobe's update breaks everything.
<yrinfish> tell me
<yrinfish> again too late
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> Buy yourself some :3
<yrinfish> that was to keoni
<yrinfish> lOLoL
<yrinfish> :D
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Qwerty.55> It's a security update and if you can't run anything, you obviously can't get infected by anything in those documents.
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> Then I pay one dip
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> Do you have paypal?
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> :S
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> nope
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> lol
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> hm, I could get some crisps
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> it is too late to do that here
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> main europe
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<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> MUSIC YAY
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> Well the shops are closed here too
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> 21:45
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> where?
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> Gwt+0
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> The netherlands
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> huh? loool
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> hallo keoni, hoe gaat het? continue in english please
<OmnomIRC> (O)<Keoni29> :S
<OmnomIRC> (O)<yrinfish> really stupid dutch sentence^

Languages:
1308401677 <yrinfish> I'm dutch
1308401679 <yrinfish> lol
1308401687 <p2> Oh.
1308401702 <yrinfish> So I need to learn german
1308401705 <yrinfish> and french
1308401712 <yrinfish> and English
1308401717 <yrinfish> and Dutch
1308401724 <yrinfish> and Greek
1308401728 <yrinfish> and Latin
1308401739 <p2> I must learn french and English.
1308401739 <yrinfish> and Spanish
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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #53 on: March 11, 2011, 06:08:42 pm »
Punix: stands for Puny Unix. It's a small Unix-like OS for the TI-68k calcs.

I was also considering a couple other names that are a little bit NSFW.
Spoiler For if you're curious:
Anux or Penix :D
Kinda like the ASM IDE or ASM compiler name I had in my head for several years ;D (But never used since I do not know how to do an assembler and due to the fact there are already many good ones available for z80 calcs)

Spoiler For Spoiler:
.orgASM
LoliDE (Loli Development Environment... Genolo would learn ASM in a heartbeat :P)

Still surprised no one's taken that yet :P

I like CyanIDE too ;D
Most likely because it would get rejected from ticalc.org and lose considerable visibility outside calc forums. :P
DionJump DoodleJump was too long because of the 8-char limit, and somebody in my class asked to name it after him. I won't tell his name because of his privacy (lol).
Oh nice you're working on a Doodle Jump clone as well? I remember Mohammad was making one, although maybe you had some different features being planned?

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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #54 on: March 11, 2011, 09:33:30 pm »
Axeanoid = Axe + Arkanoid
Axeanled = Axeanoid Level Editor (How unexpected. Announcing features in a thread like this. :P)

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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #55 on: March 11, 2011, 09:43:52 pm »
Ah yeah I see now. Nice :D And lol I am glad it has a level editor. I'll have to check the project topic since I didn't have time earlier. :P

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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #56 on: March 11, 2011, 09:57:36 pm »
Yeah, started it today during maths and not even 3 hours after I have a working interface. Like the main game, after 3 hours I had a working ball and paddle and after 2 days, I had a playable game.

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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #57 on: March 11, 2011, 09:59:40 pm »
Wow you coded fast! O.O How did you manage that? It took me an entire day just to make a simple tunnel clone. O.O

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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #58 on: March 11, 2011, 10:42:57 pm »
Yeah, that's pretty fast indeed. Seems I'm pretty good to solve some problems like this one and I had all the algorithms already done in my head. Remember how fast you coded some of the Illusiats? It's something like that :P

Also thanks to kindermoumoute's Axe tutorial for the tilemap idea, even improved it :P
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Re: How did your program or game get its name?
« Reply #59 on: March 11, 2011, 10:51:35 pm »
Aah ok, but yeah with Illusiats I didn't plan as much except maybe 13, but in older games I always re-used code from my previous games so that speed things up.