[Oberon] WinAos, new version incl. display available

Felix Friedrich friedrich at gsf.de
Mon Jun 30 16:57:52 CEST 2003

new version 1.03 alpha of WinAosOberon is now available
download at http://www.bluebottle.ethz.ch/WinAos/

- There is a display driver for WinAos now, new modules 
Win32AosDisplay.Mod, Win32.AosInputs.Mod (for absolute mouse input msg)
- open a display via: Aos.Call Win32AosDisplay.Install [width height] ~
- the meta key for scrolling display is CTRL
- to make display scrolling from within a windows window, keep meta+ some 
mouse key pressed when crossing over the windows borders (windows window 
looses focus otherwise)
- additional holding the SHIFT key while using meta+cursor keys means 
scrolling without visual feedback
- Oberon is a seperate Windows window. Might be started together with 
AosDisplay or seperately. See Aos.Text in the distribution.
- debugged AosActive.Timer
- increased filename length in AosFiles to be better adapted to the long 
filenames in hierarchical file systems (Windows)
- New module Win32.AosTrap.Mod from AosTrap.Mod for compatibility with 


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