Thread: C++ Petrol pumps

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    C++ Petrol pumps

    In C++

    hello



    im looking for some help

    i have been asked to make a seven segment display for my college course

    which will be attached to a petrol pump display

    i was wondering if anyone could give me some tips ideas

    (how to ) and all around help as i am a little stumped on how i will do it

    many thanks

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    *Make* a seven-segment display? C++ is powerful, but it can't actually create new physical objects.

    If you mean run a seven-segment display, you'll have to read your spec sheet.

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    my intial idea of was making it from lines in like this


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    for example but im lost on how to Actully construct it My friend is a python programmer and did his threw a bitmap i believe ( i dont honestly no what he was on about ) but his works nicely
    Last edited by Salem; 03-30-2008 at 12:14 AM. Reason: code tagged the ascii art

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