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Forum: Wrox Book Feedback January 11th, 2010, 07:46 AM
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Posted By Silvine
What I was trying (but failing) to state before...

What I was trying (but failing) to state before is the following;

1. How do you create an AVI file (or any other media file)
2. I once read a book on the format of a BMP image file. And how to...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:45 AM
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Views: 3,714
Posted By Silvine
You are calling scanf to determine input on...

You are calling scanf to determine input on whether to explode the bomb. I would be careful - it might go boom.
Forum: BOOK: Professional Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:44 AM
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Views: 2,937
Posted By Silvine
Prolly just a quirk of the Linux flava you are...

Prolly just a quirk of the Linux flava you are using. I use Fedora 12 and have no such problems. Try switching over to Fedora - Linus Torvald uses it!
Forum: BOOK: Professional Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:41 AM
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Views: 2,224
Posted By Silvine
I am looking at page 179 right now. Byte 1 ...

I am looking at page 179 right now.

Byte 1
00010100
Byte 2
10001001

Both are 8-bit values.

How ever, to convert the binary to decimal - follow this example,
Forum: BOOK: Professional Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:35 AM
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Views: 2,353
Posted By Silvine
Hi, If you read the very start of the book -...

Hi,

If you read the very start of the book - it explains the registers there.

EBP is the Extended Base Pointer. It is used for calculating the data variables on the stack.

ESP is the...
Forum: BOOK: Professional Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,951
Posted By Silvine
AIX does NOT use int $0x80 - only Linux uses that...

AIX does NOT use int $0x80 - only Linux uses that - it is the same as INT 21h under Windows. They are o/s specific.
Forum: Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,600
Posted By Silvine
Can you post the solution?

Can you post the solution?
Forum: Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:28 AM
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Views: 2,834
Posted By Silvine
Hi, Assembly language uses a smaller...

Hi,

Assembly language uses a smaller dictionary of commands compared to Java. Which makes it really fast - because these commands are translated into machine code on a one to one basis - unlike...
Forum: Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:14 AM
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Views: 1,968
Posted By Silvine
Hi, it's a pretty small and tight program you've...

Hi, it's a pretty small and tight program you've written here!

What I cannot see is the NEWLINE source, and the PUTHEX source.

However, from what I can gather you'll require to analyse the xchg...
Forum: Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,665
Posted By Silvine
You need to hook the keyboard and process the...

You need to hook the keyboard and process the scan codes.

This can ONLY be done on XP, and not Vista or Windows 7.

This is because low level support is slowly being out-moded by Windows.

For...
Forum: Assembly Language January 10th, 2010, 07:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,098
Posted By Silvine
I'm reading the same book! I've just programmed...

I'm reading the same book! I've just programmed this section of the code under Fedora 12 Linux and it works perfectly. I get 'GenuineIntel' as a result.

Btw, I doubt this code is cross-compatible...
Forum: Wrox Book Feedback January 10th, 2010, 06:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 937
Posted By Silvine
New Book Idea: Media Formats

Thank you for publishing 'Assembly Language Professional by Richard Blum'.

I am reading the book with much enthusiasm.

How ever, in the book it speaks of using Assembly Language to reap the...
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