Category Archives: BXaml

M&P New, Updated and Removed Articles

osted on June 25, 2015 by Herman E. Dolder

Updated

New

Removed

  • M&P H5J Concurrency in Javascript
  • IM&P H5J Declarative Composition of Concurrent Operations
  • M&P H5J Declarative Composition of Concurrent Operations,  Part 2
  • M&P H5J Declarative Composition of Concurrent Operations, Part 3
  • M&P Logic BLOCKS

M&P H5J in Automation and Robotics

Posted on May 6, 2014 by Herman Dolder
 
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The new Version 8 (“2014”) of M&P can be integrated in Automation and Robotics environments.

M&P H5J code running in an M&P NodeJS server can monitor and control Arduino Controllers.

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A NodeJS server can be ported to a large number of devices and operating systems.

M&P H5J allows to create distributed Automation and Robotics applications operating on Internet. Those applications can be remotely monitored and commanded by means of Mobile devices and Desktops.

An M&P NodeJS server can interoperate with several Arduino Controllers.

The logic for the Arduino Controllers is coded in TypeScript and is packaged in M&P BLOCKS.

A Javascript Library called Johnny-Five is used.

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M&P BXaml Styles and Themes

Posted on August 22, 2013 by Herman Dolder
 
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BXaml implements Styles (Explicit and Implicit) and Themes.

BXaml introduces the BStyle BLOCK to support the styling of BLOCKS, HTML elements and SVG elements.

The BStyle BLOCK

The BStyle BLOCKS enables you to set properties values of all kinds of visual and non-visual BXaml objects.

An BStyle BLOCK encapsulates a BXML Markup Extension (BME) expression which contains a set of property-value pairs.

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M&P TBW Plug-and-Play Plugins

Posted on August 19, 2013 by Herman Dolder
 
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Dynamically Loading BLOCKS

In an M&P application some (as many as appropriate) BLOCKS can be loaded and integrated dinamically to an application, usually on demand.

M&P Plugins

An M&P Plugin is a BLOCK or BLOCKTree that is loaded dynamically.

The BLOCKS in a Plugin are normal M&P BLOCKS.

The use of plugins allows the configuration of an application at run-time.

A dynamically loaded Plugin can load other Plugins on demand.

M&P Plugins can be of two types: XPlugins and XViews.

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M&P – The BUS

Posted on August 15, 2013 by Herman Dolder
 
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The BUS is a global Dictionary provided by the M&P Runtime to store object references under string keys.

The BUS is specially useful in the Plug-and-Play architecture of M&P to facilitate the interoperation of dynamically loaded Plugins with the rest of the system.

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