I want to start learning ASM, so I looked at this as a guide. It said I needed an editor. It recommended NotePad++, but that is for windows. So, I just downloaded Atom and Sublime Text as my editors. I made my folder "My first ASM program", and within that, "bin", "includes", and "tools" and within the proper folders, "Example.asm", "ti84pce.inc" and "spasm.exe". I downloaded spasm for mac, renamed spasm to spasm.exe, saved the ti84pce.inc website thing as ti84pce.inc, and made Example.asm with Atom, and saved as the correct name. I made build.bat but renamed it to build.bash to run. (Is that ok?)

My questions:
  1. Do I have to change the build code for mac?
  2. it says ".exe", but I'm on mac, and exe's are for windows. Do I need anything specific? Do I leave it unchanged?
  3. Are there any other things I need to do to make it work on mac?
  4. Did I make ti84pce.inc correctly? And if not, how should I do it? (I saved the page as ti84pce.inc)

EDIT: MateoC helped me make it! Runer told me how to correctly make ti84pce.inc, so now I'm done! (with this Razz)

Sort of offtopic, but also sort of on topic.
I have a folder full of sprites (pngs) that I want to convert using ConvPNG. convpng.ini is there. I put convpng in the folder. I ran convpng, but it said convpng.ini didn't exist. It did. There were no typos in the name, or anything like that. Talking to MateoC on IRC like 2 months ago, I wasa able to fix it, but I don't remember how anymore. Any ideas?
I have a question:
If I want to compile a program that I didn't make, and I have every part I need, do I just need to put all the extra files in the folder? Like sprites and sub-parts in "includes", and maybe other tools in "tools"?

OR, should I load it all onto SC3? Every time I try compiling an asm program on SC, it has errors. Half the time, none of the errors show up in the code.
Register to Join the Conversation
Have your own thoughts to add to this or any other topic? Want to ask a question, offer a suggestion, share your own programs and projects, upload a file to the file archives, get help with calculator and computer programming, or simply chat with like-minded coders and tech and calculator enthusiasts via the site-wide AJAX SAX widget? Registration for a free Cemetech account only takes a minute.

» Go to Registration page
Page 1 of 1
» All times are UTC - 5 Hours
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum