Tuesday, February 19, 2008
Bingo! The PC-side Visual Basic 6 problem solved!
Things clouded up and rained, so to speak, when I tried to translate his Visual Basic 6 code into Visual Basic .NET. I kept hammering at it and talking to friends who had also done a lot more transition of code from Visual Basic 6 to Visual Basic .NET 2003 than I had. I'd, after all, only transferred about 150K lines of my own coding. I shudder to think how many lines poor Tyson transferred about 4 years back. After chatting with Tyson and about 10-12 hours of playing chimpanzees on keyboards in my spare moments while I was doing production runs, I finally came to the conclusion that I was wasting my time trying to run Vladimir's HIDTerm.dll in any of the .NET IDE's.
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