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QB Express Issue #7 Released

Posted: Sat Feb 19, 2005 11:45 pm
by Pete
<p><strong>QB Express Issue #7 Released</strong> -- Posted by <a href="">Pete</a> on February 19, 2005<br>
The <a href="/sections/express/issue7">February issue of QB Express</a> is now available!<br><br>This is the biggest issue yet, with a total of ELEVEN different tutorials for both FreeBasic and QB, the largest news section yet, game previews and reviews, articles, editorials, comics and more! Just the text of this issue weighs in at 211KB, so you know it's big.<br><br>The tutorials this month include: I.F. Games Chapter 2 - Na_th_an, Playing WAVE Files Through The Windows API - aetherfox, Music Composition Tutorial - Matt2Jones, Text RPG Tutorial - Nixon, Z-Clipping Triangles - Shashi Ponraja, * Animation Tutorial - Rattrapmax6 (Kevin), FB GUI Tutorial Part II - Nekrophidius, SDL Basics with FreeBASIC - Tutorial 1 - BastetFurry, SDL, FreeBASIC, Transparency, Keyboard and Other Suspects - Tutorial 2 - BastetFurry, 16 Meg .EXE Files Using Overlays - Na_th_an, and FreeBasic Pointers Tutorial - VonGodric.<br><br>Then the rest of the mag is made up of a whole slew of different articles, of all different types. We bring you a double dose of The Gallery this month, with two games by Na_th_an and Nekrophidius, respectively (StarOdds32 and Phantasm), a new competition, another Horse Comic by Rattrapmax6, an article by SJ Zero called "FreeBasic is our future. OUR Future.", a review of Joakim's Scorched Planets by Zap, and two extra special articles by my friends Mike Wechsler and Brad Milison.<br><br>All this and a whole lot more can be found in <a href="/sections/express/issue7/">Issue #7 of QB Express</a>. Enjoy!</p>

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 5:22 am
by marinedalek
Woo! At last! I'm off to read it now...

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 5:33 am
by Z!re
Pete, I get gray boxes covering the issue... =(

Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; W98-CB; rv:2.1.0) Gecko/20041108 Firefox/1.0

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 6:00 am
by marinedalek
Ditto. Mozilla 1.7.1

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 6:15 am
by Guest

I had to sedate myself so I could handle the wait for this...


Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 8:44 am
by Pete
That's a bug in FireFox. If you click with your scroll wheel (press down on it) on top of of the gray boxes, they should disappear. Or at least they did for me in FireFox 1.0.

You can also try a different browser if you have major problems.

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 8:46 am
by lurah-
Great to see that issue is published 8) My FireFox messes it but no problem. Lot?s of other browsers to choose :lol:

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 11:07 am
by {Nathan}
My firefox just dosn't show the code in some code boxes :?: any help here :?

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 11:32 am
by Pete
Same solution as the "grey boxes" one I listed before. Scroll-wheel-clicking on a DIV causes FireFox to re-render it. That should fix it.

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 1:55 pm
by Z!re
Nope, doesent work.. the gray boxes arent part of the site...

They are kind of like an individual overlay...

I cant scrollclick them...

Nor click them any other way...

Whats new in this issue? All the other issues have worked.. atleast what I've seen...

Oh well, guess I'll just use IE =)

It's a great issue =)

Really good job pete =)

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 5:55 pm
by Rattrapmax6
Gray boxes?? FireFox bug???

:P Ha! AOL doesn't show ne gray boxes at all,...

Great magazine Pete!!! d=:D=b

Posted: Sun Feb 20, 2005 5:56 pm
by Z!re
AOL doesent show much..

Nifty websense filtering...