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Serial Port

If yu plan to use Serial port in your application, either for VO or Vulcan, you may have to test your application.

But unfortunatly, sometimes you don't have the corresponding device in hand, or it's wired to a distant host.....

So, you MUST try that tools : ( It's free and OpenSource !!! ) Null-Modem Emulator

After VODC 2008

Have been back from VODC2008 to see my little family, and I'm now heading to the Dutch "Rendez-Vous".

But after the VODC, and as I think that I've seen so many interesting things there, I think that I must spread the words....

I'm in no way related to GrafX, and I got no interest in the amount of Vulcan licences they sell; That said, I think that now Vulcan is a MUST have if you still plan to develop XBase/Visual Objects applications in the growing environment of .net.

One of the really important things that I've seen is the support of the so-called "Hybrid Application" : It means that you can have in the same application Windows that are using the VOGui and Windows that are using the WinForms : Now we have the ability to "transport" our applications to Vulcan, then make all desired enhancement using WinForms : In MY point of view, there is now no reason to not GoVulcan !

So, I'm pleased to announce that FabVZip is near to the end : This will be a port to Vulcan of FabZip : as much as possible, compatible with the VO one; and that will comes in two "flavour" for the FabZipCtrl :

  • WinForms
Now, packing my suitcase, and leaving to Nederlands.....


SDN - Vulcan DevDay

I'm pleased to announce that I will be a speaker at the SDN Vulcan DevDay on November 17.

During that DevDay event, I will present the same Session as at the VODC 2008, may be in a shorter form, as I have one quarter less !Wink

VODC 2008 - Hamburg

I'm pleased to announce my presence at VODC 2008 that will held in Hamburg from November 12 to November 14, 2008.

I will present two sessions :

VODC 2009 - Stuttgart

I'm pleased to announce my presence at VODC 2009 that will held in Stuttgart from November 11 to November 13, 2009.

I will present two sessions : (and few other things if I find time... FabVZip, use of ZedGraph, Office2007 ribbon, .... )

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