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Archive for March 7th, 2013

IKEA into the Hotel Business (via: nu.nl – De Jager)

Posted by jpluimers on 2013/03/07

Today, Gerrit de Jager again had a brilliant comic. This time on Marriott pairs with IKEA for its first budget hotels | Reuters.

Translates it says

IKEA gets into hotel business

“Here is your room key. And your hex key.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Convenient when translating C header files: Delphi to C++ types mapping (Embarcadero docwiki)

Posted by jpluimers on 2013/03/07

A while ago I was involved in a C header file translation for the header files of the IBM WebSphere MQ family of products, and the table helped a lot for the base types:

Delphi to C++ types mapping – RAD Studio.

A few C things missing there:

These articles helped resolving the missing bits:

Now we can do SOA between System i (a.k.a. iSeries, aka AS/400) from Windows 7.

–jeroen

PS: Later I found someone else also did a lot of work on this and published http://www.milosev.com/Download/WebSphere/WebSphereD2009.rar [WayBack] (thanks Murat Mutlu for pointing me at that) with a very thin note at http://www.milosev.com/32-mq/mq/171-delphi-2009.html [WayBack]

Posted in C++, C++ Builder, Delphi, Delphi 2006, Delphi XE2, Development, MQ Message Queueing/Queuing, Software Development, WebSphere MQ | Leave a Comment »

 
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