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  • wuhu_software
    Aug 9, 2008

      We will have to kick around that idea.

      I am torn right now between a total re-write in to C# or perhaps leave
      it in it's current state then add a more sophisticated user interface
      in C#.

      Although the communications code could easily be moved to a dll,
      perhaps there is an advantage of keeping it as a separate process.

      Right now, the currdat.lst file output by WUHU could be monitored as
      input for a nice gauge or chart program. Ideally the same charts or
      gauges would then be available over the net.

      If you want to kick around some ideas offline you can email me at
      wuhu_software at yahoo.com


      --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com, Rich Allen <rico@...> wrote:
      > If you don't mind sharing, I'd love to help with a C# version of WUHU.
      > I make my living with C#. When I offered to help with the FTP code, I
      > was hoping you were already using C#, I haven't used C or C++ in over a
      > decade and I'm not all that unhappy about it. :) Anyway, I think a
      > team effort would allow you to do away with third party controls.
      > Charts are pretty easy, gauges are only a bit more complicated. The
      > part that will be difficult is the serial communications with the
      > consoles, but if you turned your current communications code into a dll
      > the C# app would just be handling the UI.
      > By the way, I stopped writing my own when I discovered WUHU. There
      > wasn't any reason to continue after that. heh heh
      > Rich
      > wuhu_software wrote:
      > > I would like to write a WUHU2 someday, using C#. There are a few nice
      > > packages for gauges and charts out there and they are pretty pricey.
      > > Not surprisingly, they are all about $600 or so. At that point I would
      > > need to take donations before creating the program or I would need to
      > > charge from the start and invest the money myself.
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