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  • Differences in WM_NCHITTEST with DWM enabled

    I was messing around with handling WM_NCHITTEST.  I have the frame extended over the entire client area so I thought it would be useful to translate HTCLIENT to HTCAPTION.  No problem there. But just for kicks, I decided to also [temporarily]...
    09-18-2007, 10:36 AM by Be\n\n to Geekin' It Real
  • Vista To The Rescue

    Thanks to Windows Vista and my subsequently installing it on my work system, I have returned to what I did for the 5 years prior to learning C#: programming against the Win32 API in C++. I ventured back to the unmanaged world in order to try...
    08-13-2007, 9:55 PM by Be\n\n to Geekin' It Real
  • Playing with others

    It's difficult as a programmer to work with artists.  We develop things in completely different ways.  A programmer likes to build the software and then go live with it, when it's finished and bug-free.  Artists like to tinker with...
    08-09-2006, 2:09 AM by Santoki to Tighten up the Graphics
  • Null expectations in computer science

    I've been dealing with VB 6 a lot lately -- too much, in fact -- and I'm getting really sick of it.  Among other things, I keep dealing with stupidity as evidenced by the following comment I found in code: "VB doesn't like Nulls" When I finally...
    07-31-2006, 2:54 PM by Be\n\n to Geekin' It Real
  • Hello World.

    I suppose it's fitting that my first entry in a programming blog would be titled so.  It doesn't bother me that it's horribly derivitive.  It's a universally recognizable indication (among programmers, anyway) of the beginning of something...
    07-11-2006, 4:50 PM by Be\n\n to Geekin' It Real
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