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Forum: BOOK: Beginning ASP.NET 4.5 : in C# and VB January 4th, 2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 331
Posted By proslambano
The Try It Out "Creating Embedded and Inline...

The Try It Out "Creating Embedded and Inline Styles in a Page" on page 93-94 fixed this problem.

No need to respond. Thanks anyway! :)
Forum: BOOK: Beginning ASP.NET 4.5 : in C# and VB January 4th, 2015, 05:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 331
Posted By proslambano
Ch 3 alignment issue with CSS float

Hi, I can't get the chapter 3 sidebar to align properly with the Main Content. Both are floated left, and the float works -- which I verified by increasing the height of the sidebar -- but the...
Forum: C# March 16th, 2008, 07:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,099
Posted By proslambano
Thanks Rob, I'll look into the book you...

Thanks Rob, I'll look into the book you mentioned. From looking at the Amazon page, it looks like the writing style of the Head First book might not put me to sleep!

Sincerely,
Brian
Forum: C# March 16th, 2008, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,099
Posted By proslambano
book recommendations

Can someone recommend a book on C# that walks a programmer through the entire process for writing a windows, OOP application,?

I've seen a lot of books that deal with syntax, and I've seen books...
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 May 21st, 2007, 06:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,996
Posted By proslambano
Chapter 11 WINAPI or CALLBACK in WindowProc

I was a little confused in the WindowProc() header.

Should it be,
LRESULT CALLBACK WindowProc(.....
as on page 633 at top of page

or,
LRESULT WINAPI WindowProc(.....
as on pages 636, 637
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 May 14th, 2007, 07:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,369
Posted By proslambano
I'm half-way thru the book, and haven't used MFC...

I'm half-way thru the book, and haven't used MFC once. But, I'm not studying the CLI sections, only the native ANSI C++ (the meat of the chapters). I'm guessing that MFC will be used later in the...
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 March 10th, 2007, 12:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,433
Posted By proslambano
return *this - Chap 8 pg 418

in "Overloading the Assignment Operator" page 418 at the bottom, the example member function returns "* this".

At the top of pg 419, Ivor says that we return a reference with this statement.

I'm...
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 March 6th, 2007, 02:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,095
Posted By proslambano
Thanks Dan for the wealthy reply. I'm reviewing...

Thanks Dan for the wealthy reply. I'm reviewing your material now, but I wanted to share a reply I received from a newsgroup on this. The main idea from the newsgroup was to read the declaration...
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 March 5th, 2007, 04:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,095
Posted By proslambano
declaring constants and pointer constants

Ok, my last post about const member functions was a simple mistake (if
you read it, sorry).

But, I'm having trouble making sense of the syntax for for declaring
constant pointers. When I google...
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 March 5th, 2007, 04:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,458
Posted By proslambano
Ok, nevermind, I'm an idiot ;) I had set the...

Ok, nevermind, I'm an idiot ;)

I had set the wrong object to const. Below is the correct declaration from main()

CBox match(2.2, 1.1, 0.5);
const CBox cigar(8.0,5.0,1.0);

Sincerely,
Brian
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 March 5th, 2007, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,458
Posted By proslambano
Ch7 Const Member Functions of a Class

Hello all,

In Beginning Visual C++, Ivor Horton says (on page 361, chapter 7) if we declare an object as
'const', it will have a 'this' pointer that is const, so the compiler
will not allow any...
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 February 27th, 2007, 12:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,136
Posted By proslambano
char* argv in main() - counting and termination

Should command line arguments have a null termination at the end?

Ivor Horton's Beginning C++ says they will, but my test of the code in his book shows that the null is not there.

Interestingly, in...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning SQL Server 2005 Programming ISBN: 978-0-7645-8433-6 February 25th, 2007, 01:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,456
Posted By proslambano
:) ... all the more reason for lots of questions...

:)

... all the more reason for lots of questions and answers!



Sincerely,
Brian
Forum: C++ Programming February 24th, 2007, 04:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,668
Posted By proslambano
char* argv to main - counting and termination

Should command line arguments have a null termination at the end?

The book I'm studying (Ivor Horton's Beginning C++) says they will, but my test of the code in his book shows that the null is not...
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 February 7th, 2007, 03:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,585
Posted By proslambano
I contacted Wiley/Wrox about this, and they got...

I contacted Wiley/Wrox about this, and they got this feedback from the auther, Ivor Horton.

Per the author:

>>The example on P. 62 is not correct. The enum with type bool enumerators should...
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 February 1st, 2007, 03:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,297
Posted By proslambano
weird problem with Ch 9 example

in the section on using for loops with a continue statement, pgs 139-140, I get a different result for the variable "product" depending on whether I compile it and run it from a command prompt, or...
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 February 1st, 2007, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,585
Posted By proslambano
I don't know how to reach the author. Does Ivor...

I don't know how to reach the author. Does Ivor state in the book that he is open to comments / questions?




Sincerely,
Brian
Forum: BOOK: Beginning SQL Server 2005 Programming ISBN: 978-0-7645-8433-6 January 31st, 2007, 09:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,479
Posted By proslambano
Nevermind, got it... do it like this: USE...

Nevermind, got it...

do it like this:
USE Northwind
GO

DBCC SHOWCONTIG ([Order Details], PK_Order_Details)
GO

Sincerely,
Forum: BOOK: Beginning SQL Server 2005 Programming ISBN: 978-0-7645-8433-6 January 31st, 2007, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,456
Posted By proslambano
why so dead here?

other wrox groups rock. Did this one fall into a black-hole?

Sincerely,
Brian
Forum: BOOK: Beginning SQL Server 2005 Programming ISBN: 978-0-7645-8433-6 January 31st, 2007, 09:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,479
Posted By proslambano
DBCC error? Chap 9 page 283

Can anyone get this to execute?

USE Northwind
GO
DBCC SHOWCONTIG (@id, @IdxID)
GO

I get the following error:
Msg 137, Level 15, State 2, Line 1
Must declare the scalar variable "@id".
Forum: BOOK: Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2005 January 27th, 2007, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,585
Posted By proslambano
beginner C++ question p62

in discussing enum's, the example for a bool enum is given

enum State : bool { On = true, Off};

I get this error when I include this line in my main() function:
Error 1 error C3168: 'bool' :...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning SQL Server 2005 Programming ISBN: 978-0-7645-8433-6 January 24th, 2007, 04:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,066
Posted By proslambano
Beg. SQL Programming Chapter 7 Exercise Quest 3

Here's the exercise problem from Chapter 7, exercise 3 (for the Northwind database):

Show the five most recent orders that were purchased from a customer who has spent more
than $25,000 with...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning SQL Server 2005 Programming ISBN: 978-0-7645-8433-6 January 24th, 2007, 09:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,589
Posted By proslambano
Page 191 - Alias w/out quotes

Why are there no quotes on P. 191 on the alias for the
MIN((OrderDate)) AS OrderDate?

I was putting single quotes around it like other aliases (AS 'OrderDate'), and needless to say, it wasn't...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning ASP.NET 2.0 BOOK VB ISBN: 978-0-7645-8850-1; C# ISBN: 978-0-470-04258-8 January 8th, 2007, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,444
Posted By proslambano
Imar, that isapi error appears to be related to...

Imar,

that isapi error appears to be related to using SQLXML 3.0 Virtual Dir Management in connection with SQL "Standard". When I had SQL Express installed, the SQLXML 3.0 virt tool worked well,...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning ASP.NET 2.0 BOOK VB ISBN: 978-0-7645-8850-1; C# ISBN: 978-0-470-04258-8 January 8th, 2007, 07:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,845
Posted By proslambano
Thanks Dan, Whew, a total newb I am! lol... I'm...

Thanks Dan,

Whew, a total newb I am! lol... I'm trying to learn ASP and SQL at the same time... so many little details, but I made a lot of headway last week in understanding some basics. Thanks...
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