Is zlib part of Island, or plan to be, or someone already ported? @FritzW
As far as I know, (not tested myself) it is Part of the Gold.Library
depending on the platform, there’s also libz you can include, a least on Cocoa. Probably needs a manual import right now, as we only shop the pre-imprted .fx for Toffee, not island.
That is good. But how can I do a manual import for Island, or this is something RemObjects can help? Sorry this may be a dumb question - I am still an Island newbie.
Another question is - does Island class support “serialization” - saving and loading the instance data to disk file (in binary or JSON format).
Which platform? https://docs.elementscompiler.com/Tools/FXGen/ImportProjects/ explains the details of importing libraries.
Not out of the box/language integrated yet, but it’s on our list, based on Swift’s Encodable/Decodable paradigm. There’s a JsonDocument class you can use manually, in Elements RTL.
I use Windows primarily. It is fantastic that we can import C lib directly, since a lot of numerical libs are in C.
Then I am intrigued to ask another question - is FORTRAN lib importable?
i’d need to check if a lib is available on Windows, out of the box.
any C-compatible library with a .h file describing its Apis should be importable using the Import Projects feature I linked to above.