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by FNG
Tue Nov 12, 2002 9:36 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Help with latest CVS release
Replies: 1
Views: 1978

Help with latest CVS release

I have just got the latest CVS release. I am trying to build a workng version using MS VC++. I have found all the project files but my experience of using Visual studio, let alone C++, is very limited and i seem to be going round in circles :( Please could someone suplly me with details of how to ge...
by FNG
Tue Nov 12, 2002 7:36 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Major Ton To Ground Control....
Replies: 26
Views: 9966

I pity the poor people that opened the thread to read it today :D Feel slightly embarresed that BlenderGod Ton had to intervene to calm us down :oops: Couldn't agree with everyone more. Each person has their own way of doing things, i'm just glad Blender supports them all. Suppose thats why i starte...
by FNG
Tue Nov 12, 2002 12:45 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Major Ton To Ground Control....
Replies: 26
Views: 9966

Don't believe anyone has demanded anything. Just putting suggestions forward and getting abuse back. Oh well, i'm a sucker for punishment :wink: I will help out with the coding once i have the damn thing compiled and have learn't c++ :D Oh, and yeah i do use windows. Not because i believe it is bett...
by FNG
Mon Nov 11, 2002 8:12 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Major Ton To Ground Control....
Replies: 26
Views: 9966

You've got to remeber that a large number of Blender users and potential Blender users are not programmers - it has been around for a long while without been opensourced. In order to keep potential users engaged in the project while it goes through its "start up" organisation etc i believe a page ju...
by FNG
Sun Nov 10, 2002 5:19 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Major Ton To Ground Control....
Replies: 26
Views: 9966

Hope that wasn't aimed at me. We know people are working hard and we know that we will have to wait we were just suggesting ideas that could keep people informed and hopefully keep any new members that come to have a look coming back rather than thinking things may not be moving along, which they ar...
by FNG
Sat Nov 09, 2002 12:52 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Major Ton To Ground Control....
Replies: 26
Views: 9966

I agree that it can seem that nothing is happening sometimes. However i also know that the people working behind the scenes are working very hard and doing a great job, as has Ton to bring us this far. Cheers. I know i always enjoy coming to the site and reading some (any) new news - just gives me c...
by FNG
Sat Nov 09, 2002 12:46 am
Forum: Foundation and Websites
Topic: "Free" Blender situation very confusing
Replies: 2
Views: 5019

The way i see it is this: The old publisher and creator programs contain some code which is still licensed to NaN and therfore is NOT open sourced Work is underay to replace this code (mainly game blender related stuff i believe) with open sourced code but this may take some time... The source code ...
by FNG
Wed Nov 06, 2002 2:00 pm
Forum: Coding Blender
Topic: Compiling for Windows/Linux...how is it done?
Replies: 3
Views: 7285

It has been compiled on windows but it is far from simple as external libs first need to be built etc. Someone (can't rember his name ...sorry :oops: ) has created a document saying how to do it (search the forum) BUT you will have to of had some experience compiling such projects (i can't get it to...
by FNG
Mon Oct 21, 2002 10:42 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Question for programmers out there...
Replies: 14
Views: 9454

Hmm is Blender classed as commercial anyway? As far as im aware it is the full version.It is 89.99 because it is only Visual C++. With Visual studio you get a number of programming lanuages with it, like Visual Java and visual source safe and the MSDN docs, which are handy for learning from. Could b...
by FNG
Mon Oct 21, 2002 10:35 pm
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: What is wrong, and what should stay?
Replies: 64
Views: 23433

I've been using Blender now for about 4 yrs (who else remebers the C-key - i had one of those :) ) Thats not to say i am very good with it , most ppl who have been using it for 4 wks can do what i can :oops: Anyway, i think that the GUI is confusing and does put off first timers. I also think that t...