This blog is about tech stuff, I think may be interesting for other programmers.
I started to program more than 10 years ago. I am working as a Software Engineer and I recently finished my master's degree on software engineering at the Vienna University of Technology.
A lot of my spare time I spend programming on a freeware 3D trainsimulation Loksim3D, mainly using C++
Author Archives: lukhas
In Loksim a rail track can have a lot of associated properties. Properties like maximum speed, signals, illumination characteristics, name, stops and so on, which can be seen in the following screenshot: So far the internal implementation of this system … Continue reading
If you read the “About” section of this blog, you may know that I am one of the developers of Loksim3D. To be honest, at the moment I am kind of the project’s lead developer. Never really wanted to be … Continue reading
As a student I have access to the standard editions of VisualStudio for free (MSDNAA). However, I am working with some people that just have the Express versions of Visual Studio. When we decided to start using Qt, we faced … Continue reading
A week ago I faced the challenge to start the migration of a legacy project that was built using MFC to Qt. The “weapon of choice” was qtwinmigrate There is an INSTALL.txt file included, that gives detailed instructed how to … Continue reading
Recently I needed to determine the image dimension of graphics files in C++. I was required to support BMP, PNG and TGA files. I thought that must be something many devs need to do now and then. However, I did … Continue reading