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spinal

Coronavirus - COVID-19

4th June 2020

''Rest assured, 3 months into lock-down, 6 months into a global pandemic, were going to make you cover your nose+mouth on public transport.''


spinal

Coronavirus - COVID-19

4th June 2020

It seems like people at my local supermarkets have just completely given up on the idea of social distancing. The only place people are doing it is the checkout queues.

It's a good job they figured how to build those popup hospitals quickly. This se*snip*


spinal

Replacing a Laptop with a Tablet

3rd June 2020

Surely Amazon will refund the extra charge? They failed to fulfill that promise.


spinal

Coronavirus - COVID-19

2nd June 2020

'Guided by the science' until the science steadfastly tells us not to lift quarantine, then we ignore the science...


spinal

5G Protection

28th May 2020

! I know how to put an LED on a USB plug ! = *!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!**!APOUND!*


spinal

Accent vs Competition

22nd May 2020

They gave him the money :-)
[url=https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-52765493]https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-52765493[/url]


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

19th May 2020

9-10 seconds? it's 1-2 on my computer. Is your desktop resolution quite high perchance? If you look at the source code, what happens at the start, is that it moves its own application window off the screen, takes a screenshot, transforms it to a textur*snip*


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

18th May 2020

Hmm, I seem to have a valid url for the image in the showcase, but it's not showing :-(


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

18th May 2020

Good idea 👍


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

18th May 2020

First post edited with download, also added 'prank mode' just run ''monitor_emulator.exe prank'' and it will degauss then exit. stick it on a timer or something :-P


spinal

Blitz3D: Disable direct play with simple hex edit!

18th May 2020

Works perfectly performing this hack on the compiled .exe also :-)


spinal

Your Last Normal Photo

16th May 2020

Would you believe I don't actually do 'normal' photos?

[thumb]https://socoder.net/uploads/124/2020/20/IMG_20200322_094501.jpg[/thumb]


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

15th May 2020

For anyone wanting this exact version, which apparently fixes other issues other than the console loading up when not needed) you can get it from - https://www.syntaxbomb.com/index.php?topic=3888.0


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

14th May 2020

I'm using the free opensource version, perhaps an earlier paid version doesn't force the command window?
Also, I can't quite figure out the size restrictions for 3d textures/objects. If I set the texture size to match the desktop resolution, *snip*


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

14th May 2020

Anyone know how to stop it opening?


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

14th May 2020

Go on! give it a try :-)

[url=https://socoder.net/uploads/124/2020/20/Degauss_emulator_alpha_01.zip]2020/20/Degauss_emulator_alpha_01 (.zip)[/url]

Maybe it needs a nice horrible monitor menu gui....

....Wow, a monitor emulator, with moving and rot*snip*


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

14th May 2020

First test....
Including source (if you can call it that :-P)
[url=https://socoder.net/uploads/124/2020/20/degauss_01_alpha.zip]2020/20/degauss_01_alpha (.zip)[/url]

rotateimage is s-l-o-w

[edit] how on earth do you get rid of that console window? *snip*


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

14th May 2020

hmm, cant run the test_01.exe, it says fmod.dll not found...


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

14th May 2020

OK, first, thanks to Dan for the help :-)
I've been able to find some code to grab the desktop buffer, but it weirdly only does part of the screen, even though I set it for full screen. So Ill keep looking :-P but at least I'm getting somewhere!
*snip*


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

13th May 2020

found b3d functions to do it, but I'm at a loss with the .decls information. From what I figure, ''something.decls'' goes into C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Blitz3D\\userlibs
but what do I call ''something.decls'' ? and what info do I put in i*snip*


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

13th May 2020

It would have to make that cool thunnnnngggg noise also :-P


spinal

Advanced Degaussing Simulator

12th May 2020

Why isn't there a degauss simulator? I miss that.

[edit] Now available at http://spinalcode.co.uk/2020/05/18/monitor-menu/

I also added a bunch of other monitor settings that we used to have in the old days.


spinal

Coronavirus - COVID-19

11th May 2020

[url]https://twitter.com/RealMattLucas/status/1259566662791106569?s=20[/url]

[update]-=-=-[/update]
https://twitter.com/RealMattLucas/status/1259566662791106569


spinal

Be in Bill & Ted 3

6th May 2020

Hell no :-P you're not catching my air guitaring for 30 seconds!


spinal

Be in Bill & Ted 3

5th May 2020

Want to be in Bill & Ted 3? Here's how - [url=https://www.partyonwithbillandted.com/]Linkage[/url]

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