Tuesday, 25 March 2008

Two DOS/Windows tricks

From the commandline (in Windows)

net stop beep


Will stop the system bell.
See: http://nevcal.com/eclectic/beep_bleep.html

And typing title followed by a title name (e.g:)
title MY_APPLICATION

Will give the DOS window a more useful title.

Sunday, 16 March 2008

Objective C in Ubuntu with GNUstep

I was following the Objective-C tutorial using GNUstep

http://gnustep.made-it.com/GSPT/xml/Tutorial_en.html

I had to install the following packages to make everything compile properly (from my history):

And in the GNUmakefile I added this path:


Hope this helps someone else get around any errors they initially encounter.