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Why does the web-site not work on my iPone?


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Logical Computer

11 messages
3112 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

referencing constants

A string "hello world" in the program starts
at some memory location.

3 messages
3117 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

runtime_compile & C generation

native datatypes are implemented with runtime compile

1 message
3127 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Pliant to C

7 messages
3131 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Pliant -> C conversion

2 messages
3136 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Mobile IP addresses?

What is the difference between Mobile and Fixed computer names?

3 messages
3203 days
maybe

generating a random integer of any length

generate_id gives alphanumeric, but I just want random N digits.

3 messages
3288 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

passing ovar to a ui_function

I'd like to write ui_function that shows a certain form,
but inputs all data into into (ovar MyStructure data)
so I can access it later on.

12 messages
3299 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Mirroring a database

2 messages
3421 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

compiling vncchallenge.dll (-mrtd)

trouble compiling vncchallenge.dll with -mrtd flag

2 messages
3473 days
maybe Boris Reitman

rearding in contents of a text file

Is this the correct way to slurp in text file into a string?

7 messages
3487 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

How can I shut down the HTTP server from the command line?

7 messages
3522 days
maybe Boris Reitman

ld.so error when installing Pliant

I cannot install Pliant on computers running Kubuntu Linux.

3 messages
3531 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Printing

Would like to print from UI client.

2 messages
3587 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Copy-Paste in UI

How do I copy/paste files using the new UI file manager?

2 messages
3591 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Binding javascript events

I'd like to bind js events to input, select, etc.

4 messages
3596 days
maybe Boris Reitman

crash

strange crash

2 messages
3596 days
maybe Boris Reitman

trying new ui

having trouble making connection to server

30 messages
3604 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Crash when precompiling HTTP Server

segfault when precompiling http server first time around

1 message
3604 days
maybe Boris Reitman

precompiling

how to start fullpliant fastly

1 message
3611 days
maybe Boris Reitman

need advice for plan of attack

Need to make changes on my pliant-based site,
but don't know which way is faster.

2 messages
3611 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Pliant at Wikipedia

2 messages
3621 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

On Win32 XP: failed to load Pliant.DLL !

5 messages
3621 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Problem with install pliant

Failed to compile new ('Str' ?)

4 messages
3633 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

problem with 'later'

calling a function declared as later, before its definition
makes http server crash

5 messages
3652 days
maybe Boris Reitman

PDF String Replace

Want to use a PDF template, and relpace some keywords
with custom strings.

3 messages
3654 days
maybe Boris Reitman

polymorphism on Data:* objects

need generic function to work on Data:* objects

4 messages
3671 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

javascript messes up page on submit

When a form is submitted, pliant.js
code messes up the values in all the fields before submit.

3 messages
3675 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Clearing a List:Str

How to reset a List:Str ?

2 messages
3675 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

pliant starving server

too many fullpliant processes are running.
pliant server responds very slowly

17 messages
3743 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Delayed Actions

propagating local argument created in a meta
to delayed actions.

1 message
3770 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Running (Cron) Jobs

Need to run jobs in the HTTP server/database context.

8 messages
3794 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

crash

strange crash

5 messages
3794 days
maybe Boris Reitman

search crashes on empty string

a bug or by design ?

2 messages
3880 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

autostoring db

my database is getting large, and "db store" takes a long time

9 messages
3880 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

clearing an array

array to be returned is not cleared.

2 messages
3899 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Manipulate db externally from web

While my pliant website is running, I would like
to read/write from db.

2 messages
3921 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

sending MIME multipart email

I want to send mail to smtp server with text part and html part

3 messages
3929 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Customizing header per page

I would like to have different keywords, title and description
on my pages.

2 messages
3941 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

precompiling http corner code

In addition to precompiling server.pli I'd like to precompile
everything else that is not invoked.

4 messages
3949 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Timeout reading OS random device

Getting this error from http server

3 messages
3949 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Nesting style files

Can figure out how to include one style file inside the other.

2 messages
3971 days
hubert.tonneau

Webdav

How to use webdav on Pliant with access control

7 messages
3972 days
pom

Checkbox

15 messages
3990 days
maybe Boris Reitman

sessions for non-logged in users

uvar data type works if a user is logged in.
registration and logging in is sometimes annoying for users,
can you recommend the best approach for having sessions for
anonymous users ?

44 messages
3997 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Running new ui and http server together

I would like to have read-write access to my pliant database from both the old-style
http server and new-style ui server.

2 messages
4007 days
maybe Boris Reitman

keep-alive connections

WWW::Mechanize automation

7 messages
4018 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Adding fields to db

Adding a field to a DB record

4 messages
4019 days
hubert.tonneau

Benefits of Pliant

2 messages
4029 days
hubert.tonneau

server getting killed by redhat during start

11 messages
4034 days
hubert.tonneau

webDAV

2 messages
4047 days
hubert.tonneau

developing website

how can i factor out common style definitions into a separate file?

10 messages
4072 days
hubert.tonneau

Red Hat - Killing the process

RED HAT PLIANT KILLED

2 messages
4102 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Running new ui and http server together

I would like to have read-write access to my pliant database from both the old-style
http server and new-style ui server.

1 message
4117 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Reseting http admin password

Forgot httpd password.

3 messages
4127 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Console outputs weird characters

When console is called the first time, it outputs a funny
character.

2 messages
4133 days
hubert.tonneau

stdin on Win32??

I can't seem to access STDIN on Win32.
I have a workaround for this, but I'm not happy with it.
is there a better way or I'm simply missing something
obvious?

5 messages
4133 days
hubert.tonneau

Sorting

Sorting List:Str or Array:Str

2 messages
4137 days
hubert.tonneau

Extreme Programming, Test Framework

Eqvuivalent of perl's Test, Test::More and Test::Harness
for pliant ?

9 messages
4138 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Pliant server and Safari Web browser

3 messages
4140 days
hubert.tonneau

Some UI bugs

I will put here problems that I observe with the new UI.

27 messages
4143 days
maybe Boris Reitman

VNC and OCR

OCR doesn't work.

4 messages
4143 days
hubert.tonneau

pliant.dll in pliant-96.zip


3 messages
4147 days
maybe Remo D.

Writing app under new UI

How to arrange notification messages, and write a basic
form that submits for a long time.

11 messages
4151 days
hubert.tonneau

Forum application

1 message
4184 days
marcus

reload_page

5 messages
4201 days
hubert.tonneau

"downgrading" pliant

2 messages
4202 days
maybe Guilherme Miotto

Adding a line in a file

2 messages
4205 days
hubert.tonneau

Problems with index.html

6 messages
4207 days
michel

http server in background

Can i start the http server in background?

5 messages
4207 days
michel

Problems installing 96 (and 84)

19 messages
4208 days
maybe Marcus

Using ui client

Some usability questions.

4 messages
4209 days
hubert.tonneau

Basic Web File Handling

I just want to know how to put the value of a variable in a file using a web page.

3 messages
4211 days
maybe Guilherme Miotto

tgz download

Why is it necessary to have 'administrator' right to tgz download?

4 messages
4213 days
hubert.tonneau

Browser

I cannot run it on my computer

33 messages
4247 days
hubert.tonneau

Writing a demo app using new browser

I have a demo application in mind. It allows
to surround areas inside an image with borders.
What is the skeleton for implementing such ?

4 messages
4260 days
hubert.tonneau

pliant-94 messages

When I start fullpliant I cannot open localhost

4 messages
4269 days
hubert.tonneau

Strange problem

A destroy on an r-value is called before a cast from
r-value to l-value is made.

8 messages
4288 days
hubert.tonneau

loading a .dll

I am using MinGW to make a dll on windows.
Loading it with a test C program works.
Loading it with pliant's external meta doesn't

15 messages
4292 days
maybe Boris Reitman

dumping an Address data-type

How can a print out the contents of Address value ?

2 messages
4294 days
hubert.tonneau

Reference

Anyone on this list can give me a reference ?
I am applying to universities.

2 messages
4302 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Database

6 messages
4303 days
maybe Ngoucheme

strange problem or bug

squaring a zero doesn't work for some reason.

6 messages
4305 days
pom

randomness

Not getting uniformely distributed random numbers.

3 messages
4305 days
maybe Boris Reitman

whois

3 messages
4306 days
maybe Marcus

Questions about the patch system

[I previously posted these questions on the Talk forum, but the Questions forum seems more appropriate. Sorry.]

I'm learning how to create and apply patches (thanks, Marcus), but since I'm still so new to using the system, I would like to make sure of a few things...

6 messages
4318 days
hubert.tonneau

Filter for loading files

We can convert files that are not one-command per line
to pliant standard by preprocessing them.

5 messages
4319 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Working directory listing

How can I obtain a current directory (working dir) listing?

2 messages
4328 days
hubert.tonneau

computer_name doesn't return hostname

the context variable computer_name has a wrong value

3 messages
4328 days
grings

Customizing default style via site configuration

3 messages
4331 days
marcus

Error handling

Examples of error handling

8 messages
4334 days
marcus

Lists of Strings

I get garbage after inserting strings in a list
Doing the same with List:Float it works

3 messages
4334 days
grings

SSL https:// support

Can I https with pliant server ?

2 messages
4364 days
hubert.tonneau

dynamic_page argument

Is it possible to pass arguments with the instruction
execute_dynamic_page ?

20 messages
4372 days
hubert.tonneau

Asking date several times

My db has a date field of type Date.
How do I fill it through a form ?

2 messages
4376 days
hubert.tonneau

DB clustering

12 messages
4384 days
hubert.tonneau

global data per request

need to fix a bug with initial issue of session id

2 messages
4386 days
hubert.tonneau

Problems to fire up run pliant-84

2 messages
4394 days
hubert.tonneau

Dynamic page arguments

Is it possible to pass arguments with rhe instruction
execute_dynamic_page ?
ans if yes how catch them for use ?

Michel

complex data-type for "input" in a form

I want to group several fields in a datatype,
and then access their values when the form is submitted.

4 messages
4415 days
hubert.tonneau

box tag

extending default tags

5 messages
4431 days
hubert.tonneau

Error while compiling modules on console program

A simple example module exporting the factorial function:
The module works fine when used in an ".page" file.
While trying to use it in a console program I've got an error.

8 messages
4481 days
maybe Az

forwarding https

I want to forward https://localhost:xxxxx

1 message
4482 days
michel

"listing" instruction and string variables

Listing is a usefull instruction when text is physicaly present,
but how to do with String

3 messages
4485 days
michel

Moving a Pliant application from one host computer to another

6 messages
4488 days
hubert.tonneau

" .tgz dowload" feature

Can I have more details ?

3 messages
4517 days
hubert.tonneau

accessing cgi args

How can I pass a cgi argument to a page?

2 messages
4526 days
maybe pom

uInt much slower than Int

uInt performance is much slower than Int performance

11 messages
4549 days
hubert.tonneau

Can't seem to use Int32

'Failed to compile Int32 ()' in simple program

8 messages
4549 days
hubert.tonneau

FTP redirection

How to switch user to his own directory

1 message
4597 days
michel

Installing problem

Can't install pliant on linux

4 messages
4601 days
maybe Szamo

download restrictions

It's impossible to download certain files from a link in a ".page".

3 messages
4605 days
michel

Forum configuration

1 message
4622 days
marcus

mail from forum

my forum does not send automatic mail

6 messages
4626 days
marcus

Forum posting email message

2 messages
4653 days
marcus

One shot configuration of the server not available anymore

3 messages
4655 days
marcus

Server crashing after new database definition added to existing db definition file

10 messages
4657 days
maybe Marcus

Unicode possibilities

Question about unicode possibilities

5 messages
4673 days
hubert.tonneau

Generic method

Trying to make a Visitor pattern.

3 messages
4676 days
hubert.tonneau

Appending user pdb files

4 messages
4676 days
hubert.tonneau

One database, many clients

How can I use the pliant's native db mechanism
to have several computers running a copy of my application
use the same database ?

5 messages
4691 days
hubert.tonneau

About Unicode

About Unicode

1 message
4705 days
szamo

Removing Element from List

How do I remove element from a list if all I have
is the pointer with which it was added ?

The way I want to use the list, is I want to create an object, add it to the list,
and keep a pointer to it, so that later if need to I can delete it from the list.

4 messages
4711 days
hubert.tonneau

Using Pliant to sendi an email message

5 messages
4715 days
hubert.tonneau

Recompiling only changed files

How can a setup a system where if I change one out of
many .pli files, only that one is recomplied, and the rest
are not recompiled, and their previous compiled version is used ?

2 messages
4715 days
hubert.tonneau

Working with Data:X

It seems that although there is automatic conversion
between Link:X and X, there is no such for Data:X and X,
where X is some type. Was this by design ?

2 messages
4715 days
hubert.tonneau

simple string-to-string mapping table

How can I use Dictionary type, to make it easy to work
with a hash table that maps strings keys to string values ?

11 messages
4717 days
maybe boris reitman

Page file doesn't work as expected

Within a page file, changes in embedded graphic files
aren't displayed correctly

2 messages
4720 days
maybe Marcus

Can't compile pliant on windows

Just tried v92 on windows, and I get an error when I run,
/pliant/fullpliant

3 messages
4722 days
cyril.checroun

Access to C static libraries

How does the interface to linux static libraries (.a) work?
Is just like dynamic libraries (.so)?

3 messages
4726 days
grings

Hardware time adjustment

8 messages
4726 days
marcus

Failed to compile new in generic functions

16 messages
4730 days
maybe Oksana

Metaprogramming, first steps

My final goal is to do program induction (automatic program
generation) in Pliant. But I have never atempted meta
programming in Pliant

11 messages
4733 days
hubert.tonneau

Listing and deleting files in a directory

3 messages
4734 days
marcus

Bug in some doc pages

There is a bug in some doc pages, concerning the color function,
giving the error "Failed to compile lsh ()"

4 messages
4761 days
hubert.tonneau

Linux and DNS server

Impossible to run Name server with Linux

5 messages
4765 days
michel

Instal problems on NT4 SP6

1 message
4770 days
maybe Rohan McLeod

active image

the old fashion tag image
image "url of image" url of the target"
does not work anymore.

4 messages
4772 days
marcus

Reset of the http server config

After a wrong configuration of the http server,
I can't access the admnistration pages.
How to reset the configuration?

4 messages
4774 days
maybe Loic

Anonymous Function

I would like my meta to create an anonymous function
(which will be later used as a callback). How can I do it ?

4 messages
4792 days
hubert.tonneau

Pliant docs in Ghostscript/GSView

6 messages
4801 days
dgpdx

Windows XP installation

Ok, I've done that and now I assume I must rebuild Pliant.
I'll check the web pages for how to do that and see if I can
get up and running. Thanks for the tip.
--
Don Groves

13 messages
4802 days
maybe Don Groves

bug on release92

Impossible to compile under windows

3 messages
4813 days
hubert.tonneau

command line arguments

How do I access command line arguments.

6 messages
4833 days
michel

Bug in mailbox send box

Imposible to get the bookmarked address

1 message
4836 days
michel

Bug in mailbox send box

Imposible to get the bookmarked address

1 message
4836 days
michel

Automatic completion with index.html

index.html file are not ttaken as index.page file

1 message
4837 days
michel

precompiling breaks something

If I don't precompile, things work. If I precompile,
and then load the image, things don't work. I guess
it has to do with "external" and the way the DLLs are loaded.

2 messages
4845 days
hubert.tonneau

Line drawing (graphics)

12 messages
4845 days
hubert.tonneau

db question: classes <-> students

Trying to understand how to use the Db engine,
with a classes/students example (n-n relationships)

2 messages
4852 days
hubert.tonneau

Buttons and frames

1 message
4853 days
marcus

Fullpliant install

8 messages
4855 days
hubert.tonneau

On the '.tgz download' button in file_browser.pli

3 messages
4859 days
marcus

AUTOLOAD

I would like to have a way to implement a nameless method
that will be executed by default, so as to handle all the
messages sent to the object that are not caught. This is
equivalent to perl AUTOLOAD facility. I need this method
to be a meta level code, because it must handle a variable
amount of arguments.

4 messages
4860 days
hubert.tonneau

meta wrapping a meta

need to write a meta whose output is also a meta

3 messages
4860 days
reitman

On how to make a system call from Pliant

7 messages
4861 days
marcus

Webdav

What is the status of Webdav with Pliant ?

2 messages
4871 days
hubert.tonneau

avoir differentes bases de donnes

azz

5 messages
4884 days
michel

q

1 message
4887 days
maybe sq

colours & filehandling

3 messages
4895 days
michel

Broken Links

6 messages
4899 days
marcus

Login needed to view documentation?

2 messages
4901 days
michel

no title

installing doesn't work

3 messages
4902 days
michel

a pliant interface

6 messages
4908 days
michel

télécharger pliant

3 messages
4911 days
maybe adeline

forum and moderator

How can work the moderator

2 messages
4915 days
hubert.tonneau

passing parameters

2 messages
4930 days
hubert.tonneau

On how to use the 'icon' .page instruction

2 messages
4930 days
hubert.tonneau

Template

How to use template account

2 messages
4948 days
hubert.tonneau

more than 1 C 1 so

Hi, i'm having a problem with creating a .so library. What i have is
a C file(myFuncs.c) with my main functions, and on the other C file(myFuncs2.c) i have functions
which my myFuncs.c file needs. Now the only wrapper that i use is located in
my main file (myFuncs.c) and when i create the .so file i don't get any display on my browser
window. I'm assuming that i need to include the other c file (myFuncs2.c) somehow when i create a
.so file. Thank you in advance.

On RGB to YUV conversion

5 messages
4952 days
marcus

Writing float to a file?

3 messages
4955 days
maybe

Accessing pliants temp dir from C

2 messages
4980 days
hubert.tonneau

Interfacing .page programs with foreign languages

I want to call a C function from a .page program

7 messages
4986 days
hubert.tonneau

Sized data types

4 messages
4986 days
hubert.tonneau

FileInfo Datatype

3 messages
4988 days
hubert.tonneau

Preventing access to view .page source

4 messages
4989 days
hubert.tonneau

On file uploading and stream handling

2 messages
4989 days
maybe marcus

On string parsing

2 messages
4991 days
hubert.tonneau

On server side rendered fonts

3 messages
4995 days
marcus

On problems with release 89 on Windows XP

6 messages
4995 days
hubert.tonneau

Calling other languages (using C param passing conventions) from Pliant

6 messages
4996 days
hubert.tonneau

What is that

Curious localhost name

2 messages
4998 days
hubert.tonneau

Puzzling server crash

2 messages
4999 days
hubert.tonneau

On configuring the HTTP server in release 89

10 messages
5002 days
hubert.tonneau

Implemeting C function in Pliant

I need to explicitelly call a Pliant function by name from C

2 messages
5003 days
hubert.tonneau

On starting a FTP server on release 89

2 messages
5004 days
hubert.tonneau

Starting the HTTP server faster

3 messages
5011 days
marcus

Problemns Win 32 install

3 messages
5014 days
michel

Verbatim Multiline Strings

The parser_filter_newline function assumes indentation

9 messages
5015 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Callback

Calling Pliant function without knowing its name

11 messages
5022 days
maybe Boris Reitman

Location for .so wrappers & info on where pliant is installed

Need a to determine full location of an .so file
at compile time.

2 messages
5028 days
hubert.tonneau

reinitializing default.dump

I've upgraded libc and now default.dump because inconsistent,
how do I fix this ?

2 messages
5030 days
hubert.tonneau

Implementing 'each' support for my object

My object doesn't store the elements but uses special C API to access them. I don't know how to handle memory allocation issues

3 messages
5033 days
maybe pom

C function

How to call c function

6 messages
5039 days
maybe Marcus

Begin and End block

How do I automatically run some code in the beginning and end
of program ?

6 messages
5039 days
maybe Boris Reitman

process control.

I just want to make sure that Pliant doesn't
have a neater way of controlling or passing messages
to a process.

7 messages
5042 days
hubert.tonneau

assignment operator

Is there an equivalent of operator=(TypeA, TypeB) as in C++ ?

11 messages
5043 days
hubert.tonneau

copy,cast and accessrights question

How do I get this short code to do what I want ?

2 messages
5044 days
hubert.tonneau

memory dumps

I don't understand how pliant memory dumps work

2 messages
5052 days
hubert.tonneau

alias.

I would like to know more about alias in pliant.

6 messages
5053 days
maybe pom

pliant alternative installation

Is it always possible to install Pliant in ${HOME}/pliant/

3 messages
5065 days
michel

webmail

Problem with web mail right

8 messages
5070 days
hubert.tonneau

On dynamically allocated 2D arrays

2 messages
5079 days
hubert.tonneau

Patrice's tutorial

1 message
5079 days
maybe

image background

How to put an image as wallpaper of a page.

13 messages
5079 days
michel

header,footer,meta example

How to create a site with meta, footer and header.

2 messages
5090 days
hubert.tonneau

On user login

8 messages
5090 days
maybe Marcus

On the minimal set up to allow email message forwarding

6 messages
5091 days
hubert.tonneau

Loading shared libraries

Same code works with C, but not with Pliant.

6 messages
5091 days
hubert.tonneau

Upgrading pliant and file system issues.

How can I upgrade the Pliant compiler
so that my website databases is also migrated?

2 messages
5094 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Where is the Pliant archive?

The archive page no longer exists on the server.

7 messages
5096 days
maybe Charles Bray

bit-shift

2 messages
5101 days
hubert.tonneau

Compiling WIN32API calling convention DLL for XP and 9X.

I was succesfull in re-building the SDL.DLL to use the
undecorated __stdcall (WIN32API) calling convention. Pliant
can use the DLL in XP, but not in 9x/Me.

9 messages
5106 days
hubert.tonneau

On drawing graphs on Web sites

6 messages
5106 days
hubert.tonneau

On the HTTP server running on Windows xp

3 messages
5112 days
hubert.tonneau

On restarting the server via the 'status' link

5 messages
5113 days
hubert.tonneau

On problems with Internet Explorer

4 messages
5117 days
maybe mujtaba

Exception 11 when using debug0, console "" fixes it?

Going from release 80, using 84 or 86 I get
exception 11 errors on some of my demos.

8 messages
5119 days
hubert.tonneau

how to use alias

do I need to import some modules to use 'alias' keyword ?

2 messages
5125 days
hubert.tonneau

On server side fonts

2 messages
5128 days
hubert.tonneau

Authentication Problem

I'm having some troubles with authenticating my new installed Pliant 84 version.

12 messages
5146 days
hubert.tonneau

secured channel (pom)

Troubles in debugging a secured channel connection.

5 messages
5150 days
maybe pom

assignment operator

I have a datatype SV, and I need to execute different
code when I assigned integer into it, or when I assign a string into it, etc.

4 messages
5152 days
hubert.tonneau

lost changes in server administration

Modifications in users description or site description dont stay in place.

12 messages
5154 days
maybe pom

type of users

How can I define a new type of users ?

7 messages
5159 days
hubert.tonneau

unnamed variable to use in meta

i need to keep state between the calls generated by my meta,
and I don't want the state keeping variables to clash

11 messages
5162 days
hubert.tonneau

variable number of parameters

need to have a Pliant function that can receive variable number of parameters

6 messages
5175 days
hubert.tonneau

About fonts

Some remarks about font handling in the new version

5 messages
5181 days
pom

Header & Footer

2 messages
5188 days
hubert.tonneau

How to get my computer's date and time

4 messages
5188 days
hubert.tonneau

Unknown attribute 'bcolor' in tag 'header'

2 messages
5188 days
hubert.tonneau

How can I merge cells in a table? (i need something like col span in HTML)

3 messages
5188 days
maybe Jana

order of evaluation in meta programming

in what order all the parser filters and
meta's are executed ? How can I guarrantee
that my meta and filter code doesn't break something?

5 messages
5219 days
hubert.tonneau

external and Int32

can't seem to pass back from C function an Int32

4 messages
5219 days
reitman

Running OS commands from Pliant

4 messages
5240 days
hubert.tonneau

pliant_security

What is the meaning of <precovery offset="xxxxx" /> ?
in database

11 messages
5248 days
hubert.tonneau

Bug in trace?

Bug in trace?
Pliant 84 on Linux 2.4.20

8 messages
5248 days
hubert.tonneau

Problem posting message

5 messages
5248 days
hubert.tonneau

Errors while loading /common/pliant.js

A site of mine is broken because it can't load pliant.js.

6 messages
5250 days
maybe Gord Eagle

Getting started with Pliant

2 messages
5257 days
maybe Bill Cox

no title

I'd like more info...

2 messages
5258 days
maybe pom

Pliant user extensions, application and documentation placement.

What is (if such exists) the convention of where we place
or install unofficial packages.

2 messages
5259 days
hubert.tonneau

importing a module or a .pli in the current directory

How do I import a module or .pli file that exists in or under the
same directory, outside the Pliant filesystem?

7 messages
5259 days
hubert.tonneau

comments

problems with ##

3 messages
5261 days
maybe pom

On debugging

I am trying to understand how Pliant's debugging instructions
work.

3 messages
5294 days
hubert.tonneau

Is it possible to write an interactive shell for Pliant?

Is it possible to write an interactive shell for Pliant?
Just like those of Python,Ruby?

1 message
5298 days
maybe

Dificulties with release 82

I have some difficulties when I call "loaaclhost" with 82 under Win XP.

9 messages
5299 days
pom

Site Modes

What is the meaning of these Modes

3 messages
5300 days
michel

Wrapping problem

I'm very new to pliant and got a problem with wrapping a function from SDL (www.libsdl.org).

9 messages
5301 days
pom

File browse window

10 messages
5317 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Literal Arrays

Can I express or build arrays (and other data sets)
in a literal fashion?

3 messages
5322 days
pom

File handling

6 messages
5341 days
hubert.tonneau

Dynamic Pliant Arrays to C arrays.

Is there a convenient way of converting Pliant dynamic arrays to C compatible arrays?

2 messages
5349 days
mujtaba

Is is possible tu use pliant for gimp/filmgimp plug-ins?

I would like to write something despite of all the pointer
and types stuff as in C or C++ for gimp / filmgimp.

I'm more an artist and see there are many things to do,
only in order to get technical aspects working, not the thought
I want to express with the code.

Hope pliant helps at least with the last as suggested.

1 message
5351 days
maybe Kai-Uwe Behrmann

Option Box

2 messages
5361 days
maybe Marcus

How can I shutdown the HTTP server from the command line?

I know how to stop the HTTP server by going to the status page
(or by using CTRL+C in the shell), but what is the correct
Pliant command-line option to accomplish this? Thanks.

Ambiguous operators

How does the Pliant parser engine handle ambiguous operators, such as C's `-', which can be either unary or binary (with different priorities)?

8 messages
5364 days
maybe Gord Eagle

Parsing and evaluating an expression

I have a string, say "4 + 3", and I would like to evaluate
it, so that I get an Arrow back that points to a
new uInt 7.

What steps do I follow?

7 messages
5375 days
maybe Gord Eagle

Passing null object to external functions.

Pliant passes all arguments of non-atomic types by reference.
This is also useful in most external functions. But what If I
want to pass a null object?

2 messages
5377 days
hubert.tonneau

Incompatible uInt16 and uInt32?!

uInt32 and uInt16 types do not decode properly in C external
functions. Only uInt.

10 messages
5378 days
hubert.tonneau

Pliant bitfields

In C, you can use structs to create bitfields by specifying
the bit field-width of each member. Is there a similar way in Pliant?

5 messages
5382 days
hubert.tonneau

C callbacks in Pliant

Is there a way to write call-back functions in pliant and
pass them into C functions?

5 messages
5384 days
mujtaba

Union types.

How to define C compatible union types in Pliant.

2 messages
5391 days
hubert.tonneau

implicit only works for pure identifiers

I'd like to be able to do:

implicit p:page
text "Hello"

2 messages
5396 days
hubert.tonneau

Using page buttons within a function

I'm developing a web application that is complex enough
that I need to break it into functions. Some of these
functions accept an HtmlPage argument, and want to use
a button within the function.

How do I do this properly?

2 messages
5397 days
hubert.tonneau

server_start plugin

I have a request for a plugin in /pliant/protocol/http/server.pli
At the top of start_check, please add
plugin server_start

5 messages
5398 days
hubert.tonneau

Plugins

How to use plugins?

5 messages
5412 days
thomasb

Opera webbrowser

Pliant seems to be almost compatible with Opera (6.1) now.

Modifying database fields does not works.
File upload does not work.
'deflate' compression is unkown?

7 messages
5412 days
hubert.tonneau

Getting focus

9 messages
5414 days
thomasb

Problems installing FullPliant

I have some problems trying to install FullPliant using Pliant-78 running on Linux RedHat 7.3 system.

12 messages
5414 days
hubert.tonneau

Browser window size parameters

2 messages
5420 days
hubert.tonneau

Win32 devices

2 messages
5430 days
michel

Understanding the Database type

The Database type and the load method do not seem very
straightforward.

8 messages
5431 days
maybe Gord Eagle

Strange error

1 message
5431 days
maybe Marcus

Propagation of costumized style to dynamically created pages

11 messages
5431 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

How does Pliant validate users

5 messages
5436 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Browser error

5 messages
5440 days
maybe Rogerio Justnio

Installing problem in Win XP

I can't start http server

21 messages
5442 days
maybe Rogerio Justino

Forum

A release 77 forum does not list the most recently posted
messages by default. One must select "Display all messages".
Why?

3 messages
5445 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

hidden

why is Patch 02DFUN6 hidden ?

3 messages
5446 days
maybe Marcus

Pliant 77 install

I've got some troubles installing Pliant release 77...

6 messages
5455 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Porting

Question about porting possibilities

2 messages
5459 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Installing problem

Using Win98SE, the version 76 failed to compile

2 messages
5474 days
michel

Mr.

is this a language with a future?

10 messages
5479 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

HTTP server

8 messages
5481 days
maybe Marcus

Configuring mail boxes

2 messages
5486 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

On meta programming

10 messages
5498 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

XML parser filter

I am studying the xml parser filter in the xml.pli. When I use a test.xml to
test the "test" function, the output file is not the expected translated html
file but an empty file. So I have a question: am my test way right?

test.xml
<?xml version="1.0" standalone="yes"?>
<email>
This is my email message
</email>

1 message
5505 days
maybe

On the Pliant HTTP server

5 messages
5514 days
maybe David Ge

Arrays

filling an array

7 messages
5521 days
michel

Table

Modifying spaces between cells ?

6 messages
5522 days
michel

How can I configure the HTTP server remotely?

I have a domain which is being hosted on a Linux shared server. When I realized that I could install Pliant without root permissions, I tried installing Pliant-74 on that server, and everything worked perfectly. I even got the HTTP server running on port 8080 (I didn't try port 80), but I have a few questions...

2 messages
5529 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

graphic

Pliant 75 speak about graphics. How to test it ?

3 messages
5530 days
michel

On Pliant Web programming

8 messages
5538 days
maybe Marcus

On rounded corners

2 messages
5546 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Stream question

Questions about streams that aren't in pliant doc. pages

14 messages
5556 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

'part' control instruction

2 messages
5556 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

About console

Questions about console

3 messages
5557 days
maybe Szamo

On extending Pliant

Since Pliant is a "compiling engine", how to extend it
so that it accepts (i.e., compiles) another language?

6 messages
5559 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Pseudo parser filters

2 messages
5560 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Howto series: complex numbers

This is intended to be a small series on how to implement
"real things", thus introducing several aspects of Pliant,
which are not all obvious. Today: complex numbers

19 messages
5562 days
maybe David Ge

Will Pliant run on Windows 2000 and XP?

For PDI purposes, I need to know exactly which Windows OS's Pliant can be installed on.

2 messages
5562 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

How to configure the pliant system to accept "sample" instruction?

Could you please tell me how to configure pliant system to accept the sample function?

4 messages
5576 days
maybe David Ge

about defining new operators

3 messages
5579 days
maybe

On handling types as data

2 messages
5579 days
maybe pom

On Pliant's data set types

2 messages
5579 days
maybe pom

Debuging win32 install instruction documentation

Please check your document on win32 install instruction.
It's too simple,and may make users who don't install
the pliant in d:\ or d:\Program Files fail,and don't
know why.
You'd better to incorpe the answering to "Problems
installing pliant 58".Since it is still useful for new
win32 pliant 74 users.

4 messages
5583 days
jacobfan

On the patch system

2 messages
5584 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

section blocks - goto commands

A debate on how to keep multiple web pages in a single
file while keeping the *.page file readable.

5 messages
5585 days
maybe Bryan

Compiling error

Hi, Marcus:

When I run the extend.page files copied from your site,

it reports a compiling error:
Failed to compile sample (? ? ?)
compile /pliant/language/parser/extend.page 38 4
......

But it works well on your pliant system. So I am confused.


David

1 message
5585 days
maybe Marcus

send_authentification_request

A question about user login and accessing the server.

2 messages
5585 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

On HTTP sessionlessness

5 messages
5588 days
maybe pom

variable keywords (meta)

Can we substitue variables as a pliant command?

3 messages
5589 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

variable keywords (meta)

Can we substitue variables as a pliant command?

1 message
5590 days
maybe Bryan

variable keywords (meta)

Can we substitue variables as a pliant command?

1 message
5590 days
maybe Bryan

names vs. IP (DNS)

How do you get DNS servers to log your computer name?

8 messages
5591 days
michel

The "select" function

What data types are compatible with this function?

2 messages
5592 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

On database locks

2 messages
5598 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

On checking how may users are logged in

2 messages
5598 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Total tupid newbie: Can't install and/or use pliant on my linux

I followed exactly the installation instructions from the
website, but it seems not to work.

11 messages
5599 days
maybe Marcus

incorrect result

3 messages
5601 days
maybe Marcus

incorrect result

1 message
5601 days
maybe Marcus

Characters

2 messages
5604 days
maybe pom

some suggestions for the website

1. A webmaster address on the start page
2. www.pliant.cx treated like pliant.cx (at least for the start page) so that
surfing with the address in mind doesn't kick me out with "server
unkown"
3. I really would appreciate a downloadable tarball of ALL docu HTML
pages (maybe plus the docu that comes with sources).
Without a site grabber it is awful to download 10 or so HTML pages to
find out after some online reading that I have to download 5 more links
(after that to find out that I have to download even more links...)

var scope

How does scope affect the value of a variable between
blocks? between windows (popup) ?

9 messages
5615 days
maybe pom

Error DB example

6 messages
5616 days
maybe Marcus

Setting up a local forum

2 messages
5624 days
maybe pom

'title' instruction

2 messages
5633 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Sample of a simple Pliant program

3 messages
5638 days
maybe Marcus

Information in data form gets lost

4 messages
5639 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Making a new style

3 messages
5640 days
maybe Patrice Ossona de Mendez

Calling a method

2 messages
5647 days
pom

Marcus

3 messages
5647 days
maybe Marcus

How to use varargs_calling_convention?

Could someone please provide an example of using
varargs_calling_convention?

In particular, how to import from a DLL c functions that
have a variable number of arguments?

no title

var Int i
for i 1 10
console "Hi!" eol

give the error:
Failed to compile var ('Int' 'i')

3 messages
5650 days
maybe Paul Dufresne

Equivalents for C's Bit fields and callback functions

I'm looking for pliant equivalents for these c constructs,
for use in automatic header file conversion.

1 message
5651 days
Micky Latowicki

Options in the pull down menu of the Pliant interpreter

2 messages
5659 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Stype Options

Questions regarding how to set up the 'Stype Options' of the
site definitiona

2 messages
5672 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

ASP x PLIANT

2 messages
5674 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Changing text color

Is color usage wrong?

2 messages
5678 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Database engine

Is there a way to force database entries to be saved on disk?

5 messages
5685 days
pom

Highlight command

Why is the font diminished by 2?

3 messages
5686 days
maybe Marcus

Database engine

Is there a way to force database entries to be saved on disk?

1 message
5687 days
maybe Marcus

Remote execution problem

32 messages
5689 days
hubert.tonneau

How do I stop the HTTP server?

2 messages
5690 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

query strings

is there any way we can pass variables from one page to another
or can we capture the text of the link the user clicked on on a page?

7 messages
5710 days
maybe Ingo.Hohmann

Pliant mascot

6 messages
5713 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

problems with "mount procedure"

In the past i used "mount" procedure and it runed perfectly.
Now it doesn't realy work, but I doesn't know since what release.

7 messages
5713 days
pom

Pliant for non x86 processors?

Is there any work to get pliant working on non-i386 processors?

2 messages
5719 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Precompiling and lauching all servers.

An instruction or a script which permit precompiling
in one shoot all active servers will be usefull.
An other to launch, in one shoot precompiled servers too.
The need is both for win98 and linux

2 messages
5720 days
pom

Problem with server configuration

One shot configuration produces the message that
the name you have provided is not a valid name for this server.
However, the message continue with instructions suggesting
that the server is up and should work.

4 messages
5722 days
michel

Exception 11

While testing some file handling programs I got an exception 11

2 messages
5724 days
maybe Patrice Ossona de Mendez

Pliant for control or tiny computer systems

Is possible for the Pliant compiler to be downsized
for compiling on old machines with 16 bit adressing.
64kb code and data come to mind for old PC's or control
systems or even kernal development. Software developed
on large systems tend to have large overhead because
the developers have no mid sized models for development
but rather develop for larger systems. While I don't
expect a new langage would support paper tape as a I/O
device I don't see why 2 meg of kernal is needed for a
"hello world" program were a mid sized version could
handle mid sized jobs.

2 messages
5724 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Database engine

10 messages
5724 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

How to play video and audio in Pliant Web pages?

6 messages
5726 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Undocumented Options in "image" function for html

I am trying to display an image resized by the browser unsuccessfully.
In HTML, there is, in the <img src.. tag an option called "height" or "width"
However, I cannot figure out what the parameter is in the image function for Pliant.
The option parameter is undocumented.


Any ideas?

2 messages
5727 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Pliant DB server

12 messages
5728 days
maybe Marcus

User Mode Linux

Is it possible to install in User Mode Linux?

6 messages
5733 days
cb4

User Mode Linux

Is it possible to install in User Mode Linux?

1 message
5733 days
maybe Smoerk

User Mode Linux

Is it possible to install in User Mode Linux?

1 message
5733 days
maybe Smoerk

Dynamic Instruction

What is new about dynamic?

2 messages
5736 days
maybe Patrice Ossona de Mendez

Release 66: How to debug various servers configuration

Release 66 contains a very powerfull tracing mechanism
that enables you to detect what your server is doing.
Here is how to use it:

14 messages
5737 days
ingo.hohmann

How can I download the latest *stable* release?

The Step-by-Step Installation page only offers the choice of
the very latest Pliant release. Should there also be a
"last stable release" choice?

2 messages
5758 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Modules and Functions

3 messages
5762 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Module outside pliant tree

9 messages
5762 days
maybe Ivan Gudym

Newbie unable to compile .pli applications

The instructions (http://pliant.cx/pliant/welcome/run.html) for writing and running .pli apps don't seem to work.

3 messages
5762 days
cb4

Using Pliant to teach Multimedia for the Internet

10 messages
5769 days
maybe Marcus Vinicius

initializing complex return types

how are complex return types initialized ?

2 messages
5779 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

generic types

get exception 11 when trying to add to
List attribute in a generic type

2 messages
5781 days
maybe Patrice Ossona de Mendez

image ALT attributes

Using the Pliant default style, how do I specify an image
that has an ALT="Some text" attribute?

2 messages
5783 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

wrapping ggi library

problems wrapping the ggi library

7 messages
5785 days
pom

accessing fields of exported type

can access fields of a type instance if done in the module.
but not in the driver program, when the type is exported.

3 messages
5786 days
maybe Patrice Ossona de Mendez

Presentation

Please move a part of "what is pliant" to home page

1 message
5786 days
pom

'Conditional' types

Is it there ?

7 messages
5787 days
maybe Patrice Ossona de Mendez

High level features

Exceptions

2 messages
5790 days
pom

Getting up to speed in Pliant.

here, I'm asking what the best way to get acquainted with Pliant would be for someone relatively new to programming.

3 messages
5791 days
cb4

List

Example

2 messages
5791 days
maybe Patrice Ossona de Mendez

More forums, or messageboard

What about adding more forums, maybe messageboard?

5 messages
5793 days
hubert.tonneau

no title

3 messages
5800 days
michel

Restoring Memory

Pliant 58 has encountered problems restoring memory...

2 messages
5800 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

reason of my 'no title' note

A bug(?) that caused me to forget about title in my previous
note.

2 messages
5800 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Silly behaviour (bug?) when my note is too long

Silly behaviour when my note is too long when writing an
Initial message, and it's really annoying

1 message
5801 days
szamo

How to add dynamic pliant web page to pliant server?

After I finished a dynamic homepage in .page style and copied it to /pliant/pliant directory, I found it only display the source code other than the homepage I hope. How can I let it run?

1 message
5804 days
michel

Precompiling the server

How to precompile the server and how to start it

3 messages
5808 days
pom

Precompiling Pliant and server launch wit WIN 98

See message
file in code Forum

1 message
5818 days
michel

Pliant crashed when attempting a precompile the http server

I tried to precompile the http server. It didn't work the
first time around, so I changed the command line a little.
Then it crashed.

9 messages
5818 days
michel

usage of runtime_compile

I saw runtime_compile being called in the fixed array meta.
* What are its parameters?
* Any comments on how to use it?

2 messages
5819 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Usage of ? in console1.pli

console1.pli has lines like:

e:i compile ?

What does this question mark do?

2 messages
5819 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Dividing a generic number

I'd like to define a generic scalar, that can be either a
Float, or an Int of some size, or anything else that
appears appropriate.

Later, I'd like to define vectors and matrices of this
scalar type.

I'm having troubles with this early on...

5 messages
5821 days
Micky Latowicki

Log file

How ?

2 messages
5831 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

pliant internal bug? can't declare function result as arg_w

I'm a newbie. I ran pliant on a simple test and got this:

pliant internal bug: unsatisfied assertion
assertion is e->result==null || (e->access&(Access_read|Access_write))!=0
in file /pliant/pliant/install/../language/compiler/expression/expression.c at line 289

7 messages
5832 days
maybe Micky Latowicki

Auto reload

Automatic reload

6 messages
5838 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

HTTP Server bug?

New module server.pli doesn't compile under my linux...

3 messages
5839 days
maybe Willer Alves

cipher

Chiper Int and Float

6 messages
5839 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Changing user account data

How can i change my user account data?

2 messages
5841 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

error on Newbie questions about Pliant: create a new debate

I am just reporting an error

7 messages
5841 days
michel

Pliant 64 for windows is not found on server

I tried to download it and it wasn't found:
http://194.57.250.12/archive/pliant-64.zip doesn't exist

4 messages
5851 days
szamo

Intranet

How to build an Intranet

10 messages
5856 days
maybe Rogerio

Float

format float

4 messages
5856 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Time and Date

Change time and date

3 messages
5856 days
maybe Patrice Ossona de Mendez

no title

Where do I download Pliant for Windows? I want to try it!

More filter and sort

How can i do that ?

2 messages
5860 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

precovery offset

final line in the database

2 messages
5867 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

failed to load Pliant DLL !

i cannot install pliant 62 on windows 98

4 messages
5888 days
hubert.tonneau

firewall

how to install a firewall on FullPliant?

7 messages
5890 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

HTML

'Executing' HTML pages

4 messages
5899 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

'Calling a program'

Using other programs with Pliant

4 messages
5899 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Chat

2 messages
5899 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Video and Audio

HTML code for video and audio

2 messages
5903 days
maybe Willer Alves

reply HTTP Form

2 messages
5904 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Port 8080 already in use!

port 8080 in use by another server, How do I configure Pliant on another port?

4 messages
5916 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Loading Local Images

Loading Local Images

2 messages
5923 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Renaming a key

Renaming a key

2 messages
5939 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Method

Recursive method

8 messages
5945 days
pom

Pretty-printer

pliant pretty-printer

2 messages
5946 days
hubert.tonneau

virtual_tree

Problems with virtual_tree

2 messages
5948 days
maybe Willer Alves

install help

Can't load the server module

3 messages
5962 days
maybe Willer Alves

Writing Data

Writing data with sub-keys.

4 messages
5975 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Log off

2 messages
5981 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Denying a request

2 messages
5981 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Deleting a debate

How could I delete a debate of my forum? I want to use a button inside the "method page display f d..." in "forum.pli"

3 messages
5983 days
maybe Willer Alves

Arrays

Acessing Arrays through database engine.

3 messages
5990 days
maybe Willer Alves

Fast weak random generator

2 messages
5997 days
pom

various questions (bis)

4 messages
5997 days
pom

various questions and shootout

9 messages
5999 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

memory footprint

2 messages
5999 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

searching through forums

2 messages
5999 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Dictionary with user-defined type as key

How do you create a Dictionary with a user-defined type as a key?

5 messages
5999 days
pom

Dictionary with user-defined type as key

How do you create a Dictionary with a user-defined type as a key?

1 message
6001 days
maybe Todd Fleming

Forum

4 messages
6002 days
maybe Willer Alves

argument_locate

This constant is listed in the documentation as one of the possible values of the Argument where field, but it isn't defined.

2 messages
6010 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

GeneratorContext suckup

The documentation for GeneratorContext suckup looks like this:
method gc suckup master suckedup

The C Prototype is:
PROTOTYPE Void GeneratorContext_suckup(struct GeneratorContext *gc,struct Argument *suckedup,struct Argument *master);

2 messages
6012 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

argument register

console (argument register 2):register eol
displays a large number

8 messages
6015 days
pom

Implicit Page

2 messages
6025 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Problems installing pliant 58

I cannot install pliant 58.
I tried it on a i686 Windows NT 4.0 SP 6 with
(1) precompiled binaries and
(2) the cygwin (3 week old download) port.

2 messages
6037 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Crypto

2 messages
6038 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

forum

3 messages
6039 days
pom

no title

The argument that Pliant will be faster than C shows a
very poor understanding of the realities of performance
and optimization.

3 messages
6039 days
pom

Pliant time space

Some point about the 'last post' time in the forum

4 messages
6039 days
hubert.tonneau

rigths

2 messages
6039 days
hubert.tonneau

trigonometric functions

How to I get to the trigonometric functions?

4 messages
6045 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

C functions returning Int16

5 messages
6047 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

How can I use AllocatedCStr?

AllocatedCStr is defined in cstr.pli but the compiler complains when I try to use it.

6 messages
6047 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

allowed

2 messages
6047 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Calling Pliant functions from C

2 messages
6047 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Time and Date

2 messages
6048 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Public and Private Key

2 messages
6048 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Creating an account

2 messages
6050 days
hubert.tonneau

TCP

2 messages
6050 days
hubert.tonneau

requires "browse_configuration"

2 messages
6050 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

DataBase for beginners

Starting with a simple example

1 message
6060 days
maybe Rogério

mailing list

is there a mailing list for pliant?

NetBSD

3 messages
6063 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

SQL

I would like to know how to use MySQL with PLIANT

2 messages
6065 days
hubert.tonneau

My opinion about Pliant, at first glance

My opinion about Pliant, also some initial problems

17 messages
6068 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

OpenBSD?

2 messages
6074 days
hubert.tonneau

login links

Links containing Username/Password

4 messages
6074 days
hubert.tonneau

Date functions?

Functions for date handling?

2 messages
6079 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

pointers, aso...

Pointer, Address, Link, Arrow

5 messages
6084 days
pom

Pom's introduction to Pliant programming language

2 messages
6084 days
pom

identifier naming convention

Pliant identifiers can use any character, so a convention appears to be necessary to keep homogene all theese identifiers.

4 messages
6084 days
hubert.tonneau

big non atomic numbers

Int64, intn, ...

3 messages
6084 days
hubert.tonneau

multitask

thread, parallel, ...

4 messages
6084 days
hubert.tonneau

The switch / case control

Is there a switch / case control in Pliant?
If it exists what is its syntax; if not, then why?

2 messages
6088 days
pom

Expression Graphs

Trying to get an overall view of the manner in which expression
trees are generated from the parse function.

4 messages
6089 days
pom

The Subject selector listbox is empty on the page of creating new debate, why?

Is this a bug?

2 messages
6089 days
hubert.tonneau

http_server options

I noticed that there have been several options available in
version 44 which are no longer available in 54:

pliant module /pliant/protocol/http/server.pli command 'http_server name a_string port a_string channel
a_string protocol_level a_string root a_string public a_boolean send_software_release_number a_boolean
maximal_form_length an_integer log a_string' (from 44)

Unfortunately, I've been unable to figure out how to get rid
of the default user authorization response, since 'public'
no longer appears to be supported. Also, 'root' doesn't seem
to be supported either, and changes made to the 'root' site config
using the one-shot configuration link don't seem to work either.

Any suggestions? It would be nice if there was a resource
for all the available settings in the various .pdb files, but
I've been unable to find one.

--Brian

5 messages
6093 days
maybe Hubert Tonneau

Creating an account at on the Helio Pliant server.

I'm unable to create an account ; got the following message:
"Your public key is too short."
but actually the public key I enter is very long...
Any help would be appreciated ;)

6 messages
6098 days
pom

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