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Linkage Program

Better Beta: Linkage Printing

I finally figured out why printing was screwy when printing full size on multiple sheets. There was a mistake in the pages not being centered on the right spot in the document. So check out the latest Beta: http://www.rectorsquid.com/beta/linkage.msi http://www.rectorsquid.com/beta/linkageXP.msi http://www.rectorsquid.com/beta/linkage64.msi

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Computers & Programming

Assign Swift Closure to Variable

I did a quick Google search of “assign swift closure as variable” and got a bunch of result of people asking about this and many answers that were informative and downright useful. Of course, I’ve been writing Swift code for a year and I already know most of…

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Computers & Programming

FormattedString Class in Swift

I created the FormattedString that I mentioned in a previous post. I wanted to encapsulate some basic formatting options in my own class that would use the NSAttributedString class internally. I also want to use the variadic function capability in Swift to make formatting text as simple and…

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Linkage Program

Linkage Beta–Gear are Links

There is a new Beta version of the Linkage program. I changed the software so gears are now links and you can add connectors to them. The gear and those other connectors are always going to move together so there is no reason to fasten gears to links…

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Linkage Program

3.10.5 is Released

I’ve been a bit lazy about updates. I updated the Linkage software to version 3.10.5 a few weeks or months ago. It’s no longer a beta program. This new version has a method of simulating links that are positioned by three other links. the algorithm to do this…

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Linkage Program

New Linkage 3.10.5 beta

There is a new Linkage program ready to test. I just fixed a bug with pasting elements that were selected with a box or in certain other ways. The bug caused a crash when the elements were pasted. The typical Linkage installer is here: http://www.rectorsquid.com/beta/linkage.msi The 64 bit…

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