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TIMER_DEMO_HARD.BAS

1000	%title "basic-timer-demo-hard_xxx.bas"					!
	%ident                      "version 100.1"				! <<<---+---
	declare string constant k_version = "100.1"			,	! <<<---+	&
				k_program = "basic-timer-demo-(hard)"		!
	!=======================================================================
	! title  : basic-timer-demo-hard.bas
	! author : Neil Rieck ( http://www3.sympatico.ca/n.rieck/ )
	! created: 2010-04-08
	! ver who when     what
	! --- --- -------- -----------------------------------------------------
	! 100 NSR 20100408 1. original program (the hard way)
	!=======================================================================
	option type=explicit							!
	%include "starlet"      %from %library "sys$library:basic$starlet"	! system services
	%include "$ssdef"       %from %library "sys$library:basic$starlet"	! ss$
	%include "lib$routines" %from %library "sys$library:basic$starlet"	! lib$
	!
	declare long		event_flag_timer	,&
		long		rc%			,&
		basic$quadword	DeltaQuad1
	declare string	delay$							!
	!=======================================================================
	!	main
	!=======================================================================
	main:
	print k_program +"_"+ k_version						!
	print string$(len(k_program +"_"+ k_version), asc("="))			!
	!
	rc% = lib$get_EF(event_flag_timer by ref)				!
	if rc% <> ss$_normal then						!
	    print "-e- oops, couldn't allocate an event flag"			!
	    goto fini								!
	end if									!
	!
	print "starting 100ms delay"						!
	gosub delay100ms							!
	print "wake"
	!
	print "starting 500ms delay"						!
	gosub delay500ms							!
	print "wake"								!
	!
	print "starting 900ms delay"						!
	gosub delay900ms							!
	print "wake"								!
	!
	print "starting 750ms delay"						!
	delay$ = "0 00:00:00.75"						! delay 0.75 seconds
	gosub delay_common							!
	print "wake"								!
	!
	goto fini								!
	!-----------------------------------------------------------------------
	!	various delays
	!-----------------------------------------------------------------------
	delay100ms:								!
	delay$ = "0 00:00:00.1"							!
	goto delay_common							!
	!
	delay500ms:								!
	delay$ = "0 00:00:00.5"							! delay 0.5 seconds
	goto delay_common							!
	!
	delay900ms:								!
	delay$ = "0 00:00:00.9"							! delay 0.9 seconds
	goto delay_common							!
	!
	!	note: delay$ must be set up before this entry point
	!
	delay_common:								!
	rc% = sys$bintim(delay$, DeltaQuad1 )					! convert delay to 64-bit binary
	print "-e- sys$bintim rc: "+ str$(rc%) if ((rc% and 1%) <> 1%)		!
	rc% = sys$setimr(event_flag_timer,DeltaQuad1 by ref,,,)			! now use it to schedule a wake up
	print "-e- sys$setimr rc: "+ str$(rc%) if ((rc% and 1%) <> 1%)		!
	!
	!	<<< wait for the event flag to change state >>>
	!
	rc% = sys$waitfr( event_flag_timer )					! wait for a response from a single flag
	print "-e- sys$waitfr rc: "+ str$(rc%) if ((rc% and 1%) <> 1%)		!
	!
	!	<<< cancel the timer requests (if any) >>>
	!
	rc% = sys$cantim(,)							! cancel all timer requests (propbably not req'd)
	print "-e- sys$cantim rc: "+ str$(rc%) if ((rc% and 1%) <> 1%)		!
	return									!
	!=======================================================================
	!	that's all folks
	!=======================================================================
	fini:									!
	end									!

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Neil Rieck
Kitchener - Waterloo - Cambridge, Ontario, Canada.