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Realname: Ian Jeffray
About me:I write software.
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Advertising your tat here isn't good form. And to actually /charge/ for that tat... HA!

 is a RISC OS Userimj on 5/10/09 8:23AM
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Ooh pies.

 is a RISC OS Userimj on 3/10/09 9:36PM
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On First screenshot: Beagleboard runs RISC OS 5 desktop:

People still haven't really explained what they expect to be able to do with this marvel of computing. What's the point of an OS on a new platform if there are no apps for it?

 is a RISC OS Userimj on 28/5/09 1:17PM
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On First screenshot: Beagleboard runs RISC OS 5 desktop:

If you think that a C 'case' statement handling a WIMP reason is encoded as a string of comparisons, you're way off. Why exactly do you think this is a "bottleneck" anyway? Did you deliberately pick one of the MOST EFFICIENT dispatchers as your target for pointlessly changing?

 is a RISC OS Userimj on 28/5/09 1:15PM
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On First screenshot: Beagleboard runs RISC OS 5 desktop:

"if Wimp_Init required a table of addresses to jump to for individual events."

Which is close enough to what it does do. List the messages it wants to receive in the init call and mask reasons in the poll call. The actual business of how it hops to the handler is insignificant.

 is a RISC OS Userimj on 28/5/09 4:40AM
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