"Learn More" button on home page not working

May 24, 2010
855
0
Northlake, Il
Dave, only Rex can truly answer this for sure (and I might be "sticking" my nose in a bit here :)), but when I read "3 editions" I immediately thought of 32-bit vs. 64-bit, which might certainly be considered "separate" editions. (The "binary representation" of the "physical" code, for want of a better term, is certainly very different for the 64-bit versions vs the 32-bit versions; and it is my distinct recollection, although I could certainly be wrong here ("recollection" isn't really one of my "strong suites" ;)) that the underlying Windows API has somewhat subtle differences (since I believe that Rex has made it very clear in the past that he uses the Windows API whenever possible rather than "rolling his own" (a very good "strategy", in my opinion), TCC will have (generally rather small) differences between the 64-bit version and the 32-bit version). However, I'll be the first to admit that the very existence of 64-bit TCC/LE is a good counter-argument to that theory; however, if TCC/LE doesn't use any of the API's in question (which I find quite likely) then it would be totally indistinguishable from the 32-bit version (other than speed, perhaps; but I will note that 64-bit is actually inherently slower than 32-bit is when doing operations that don't really benefit from being done in 64 bits; really, the single reason for the very existence of 64-bit processors is that 32-bit processors are inherently, without a lot of "work" and inconvenience in the eyes of the programmer, limited to 4 gigabytes of memory (physical RAM as opposed to "virtual" RAM; and it is rather difficult from a programmer's perspective for a single process to be able to access more than 4GB of RAM concurrently, whereas 64-bit is "theoretically" limited to 1.845 times 10 to the 19th power bytes of memory ("theoretically" because I suspect that it will be a very long time before machines with that amount of disk storage, much less RAM, actually exist) where that number is simply 4,294,967,296 squared), and in today's world of multi-media, in particular, 4GB is sometimes simply not enough.

- Dan
 
Similar threads
Thread starter Title Forum Replies Date
Joe Caverly For those wanting to learn TPIPE... Support 11
Charles Dye More help nits Support 0
L detach /Q is more yappy than advertised Support 3
vefatica WAD More SET /A woes Support 4
D TCC has much more elegant ways for usebackq. What ways? Support 12
vefatica Make FFIND a bit more friendly? Support 14
vefatica More on the help Support 12
nikbackm WAD More Windows 10 woes Support 8
fromano How to? Everything finding directories with 2 or more files in them Support 3
vefatica WAD More on ACTIVATE Support 4
vefatica More on IFTP Support 7
mfarah More on pdir's options: /(fq) Support 5
Dan Glynhampton Documentation v15 help: More mailto: links Support 2
Dan Glynhampton Documentation v15 help: More odd mailto: links in the help Support 8
C Looking for files with more than 1 period Support 2
vefatica More on the installer Support 5
J DebugMonitor - More mystical than magnets? Support 6
J Colors in tcmd (one more try) Support 1
M More SafeChars type issues... Support 4
Y More v13 weirdness Support 4
S More HELP nits Support 5
vefatica WINDOW (and more closing TCC woes) Support 15
Jay Sage More on Problem with Tabbed Toolbar Support 0
Roedy more.com stops working Support 1
dcantor More date-related help items for V11 Support 0
Jay Sage More Problems with TCTOOLBAR Support 0
vefatica @IPNAME (and more) Support 2
M More file-renaming problems involving commas... Support 0
R Reading an Unicode file with more than 8191 lines Support 1
D Double Quote in TC Tool Bar Button Command line Support 3
Alpengreis Fixed 0xc0000005 while try to create a button (Schaltfläche) Support 4
Glenn Bowes WAD TOOLBAR Button Definations are different v19 to v20 Support 8
Alpengreis [v19.0.32 (x64)] Problem with [Options, Tabbed Toolbar, Add Button] in german language Support 1
T Fixed V18 debugger crashed on save button Support 1
T Fixed V18 debugger crashed on stop button Support 2
vefatica How do I get rid of this button? Support 1
cgunhouse Button Cause TCMD V17 to Crash Support 3
D TCMD16 Delete Toolbar Button bug Support 7
E Command History not showing on up arrow button Support 8
W Button command issue Support 5
S How to? Use Forum "feedback" button to open in a new tab Support 3
cgunhouse ToolBar Button Problem Support 11
vefatica ON *BUTTON? Support 11
Stefano Piccardi forum: what's new button Support 7
Y Close button on tabs Support 7
Stefano Piccardi IDE.exe start toobar button fails when % in script path Support 0
Joe Caverly No dash in Command Tool Bar Button Support 1
krischik Button changes not saved Support 5
krischik Tab and Button Icons in Window 64 Support 2
R Button label is blank - 11.00.48 Support 0

Similar threads