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by Sparkmaster
Fri Jul 03, 2009 3:56 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: C Compiler questions
Replies: 14
Views: 7128

Re: C Compiler questions

I downloaded BoostC and bought a license on eBay from the manufacturer for $38, a little more than half price. I don't mind paying a little, so I skipped the free Lite version. I haven't used it yet, though; other things have taken precedence in my life. This will have to take a back seat unitl I ge...
by Sparkmaster
Tue Jun 16, 2009 5:39 am
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: C Compiler questions
Replies: 14
Views: 7128

Re: C Compiler questions

I think I'll take your advice, philba. I was looking for an out-of-the-box solution which is sort of the lazy way to do it. I already have most of the parts so I went ahead and downloaded a C compiler. I'll let you now how I make out; I'm sure I'll be posting again with more questions!
by Sparkmaster
Wed May 20, 2009 7:50 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: C Compiler questions
Replies: 14
Views: 7128

Re: C Compiler questions

Thanks brandonl, I've been giving them a lot of consideration lately. I'm thinking of purchasing their EasyPIC5 + mikroC kit, which includes their new pro version of their C compiler. I'm a little strapped for cash right now, so I may have to wait a bit. I was looking at another compiler called Boos...
by Sparkmaster
Fri Apr 24, 2009 6:50 am
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: C Compiler questions
Replies: 14
Views: 7128

Re: C Compiler questions

Thank you all for sharing your information and expertise. Chuck, I'm looking forward to your next book (I'm the one who's been emailing you lately :wink: ) and will probably stick with HI-TECH PIC Lite for now because that's what you use, but I hate the message that reminds me after compilation that...
by Sparkmaster
Wed Apr 22, 2009 8:36 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: C Compiler questions
Replies: 14
Views: 7128

C Compiler questions

OK, I've used the Hi Tech PICC-Lite C Compiler in Chuck Hellebuyck's book Beginner's Guide to Embedded C Programming . I purchased another book, Programming 8-Bit PIC Microcontrollers in C by Martin Bates, which uses the CCS PCM C Compiler. I've heard of BoostC, which seems relatively inexpensive bu...