October 16th, 2002, 04:21 AM
alarm clock idea
im quite new to c++ and i have been reading the book sams teach yourself c++ in 21 days i can make the hello world prog but im wanting to start trying to make a alarm clock am i setting my goals to high?
what i would like to know is where to start like the steps i should take like for example if i wanted to make a news script in php i would start by
1. finding out how to insert data in to a db
2. find out to to get the data from the db
3. find out how to update a news post
4. how to delete a news post
any thing would be helpfull as im stuck on what else u can do from the command promt
btw im using dev-c++ compiler
October 16th, 2002, 07:52 AM
If you are just starting to learn C++ then you are definitely setting your goals to high. Start simple and then work your way up, it will take time but be worth the wait.
October 16th, 2002, 06:05 PM
What should i do next though? like a simple calculator?
im stuck for ideas for what is posible in a console window