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dwarfsoft

Member Since 04 Jun 2000
Offline Last Active Nov 12 2014 03:47 AM

Journal Entries

PowerShell Games > First Steps - Managed DirectX

Posted 06 November 2014

I know that Managed DirectX is old, unsupported, and unfortunately only 32-bit code. It doesn't matter. It's a good place to start for the simple reason that it's most likely already installed on the machine...

So, what do we do first? First we fire up PowerShell in x86 mode. There should be a "Windows PowerShell (x86)" link available in the start menu....


PowerShell Games > Why PowerShell?

Posted 06 November 2014

Why is a good question to ask. Why use PowerShell for game development?

The only answer I have is: Why not.

I spend every day of my working life buried neck deep in PowerShell, so it is the language I am most comfortable using. I have experience using it for things it really shouldn't be used for (PowerShell wrapping a C# interface to .Net calling Unman...


The Unofficial 'Empyrean Gate' Journal > LOL

Posted 07 July 2008

Hey All,

Its been a long time since I posted anything here, but as I draw close to the end of my degree, and as things start changing again in my life, I have taken to writing them down again (though mostly this is at my site.

This Journal has been a walk down memory lane seeing as it was listing assignments from back in 2006. As I gear up for my last...


The Unofficial 'Empyrean Gate' Journal > LOL

Posted 07 July 2008

Hey All,

Its been a long time since I posted anything here, but as I draw close to the end of my degree, and as things start changing again in my life, I have taken to writing them down again (though mostly this is at my site.

This Journal has been a walk down memory lane seeing as it was listing assignments from back in 2006. As I gear up for my last...


The Unofficial 'Empyrean Gate' Journal > Untitled

Posted 24 November 2006

Another four exams down, and now into 'Semester' 3. I have landed myself a job in Government, so I no longer will be required to work excessive hours without compensation. I start that job on 11/12/06, in two weeks time.

Was just out at the pub with a work colleague who's last day was today. This left me in quite a state, which I am still recovering...


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