Progress messages or progress bars in a console application, Win2000 and Linux style

Ever seen that white progress bar in Windows 2000 while it loads and that spinning stick while Linux is being installed. Out of my curiosity I wrote some functions which emulates these progress bars. You can optimize/customize these functions for your needs, a thank you message will do the trick with me! Take a look […]
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DEBUG_NEW explained

mm so what the heck is this DEBUG_NEW? Does this harm my application? Why is DEBUG_NEW provided? These are some of the questions that people have always asked when they see the following statements in a .cpp file of an MFC application… [sourcecode language=”cpp”]#ifdef _DEBUG   #define new DEBUG_NEW   #undef THIS_FILE   static char […]
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