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Hello

I wanted to know if it was possible to create a program from a mother program? If so how and preferably in Basic (on ti 83 Pce)

To be clear I would like to execute the program "chicken" (for example) and at the end of its execution, an egg program appears and it is executable (it disp "crac" for example)
Not in pure BASIC. I'm sure somebody else could provide some kind of minimal program implemented in some language that compiles/assembles to machine code that can do it.
Thank you for your answer, I have another idea, it is to store the program in the str0 and make a reply to paste it manually but the problem is that we can not store " in the string
Do you have an idea ?
You cannot directly store double quotes in a string, but there are two ways around that. You can use TextLib's command 26 to get a string with the double quotes symbol, and then concatenate that as-needed; or you can create such a string on-calc yourself. The downside to creating the string yourself on-calc is that you can't do it from a program. To get the double quotes and store ( -> ) symbols into a string, type them on the homescreen and then press enter. You'll get a syntax error. Then press Y= and then 2nd+Enter. This will cause what you last typed on the homescreen to appear in Y1. Then you can go back to the homescreen and use the Equ>Str command found in the Catalog to store the contents of Y1 back into a string.
Alternatively, you could also put a prompt like this at the beginning of your program:

Code:
Disp "Please type a double quote:"
Input Str1
/* Str1 now equals " */
Str1 + "HELLO" + Str1 -> Str2
/* Str2 now equals "HELLO" */
thanks, what's the limit for a str on tu 83 Pce ?
9999 maybe I'm not sure
I think 9999 bytes is correct (but, the ClrHome command, for instance, is 2 bytes long)
Thank you for your answer, unfortunately the size of a str is not enough for me stored my program, and it is not very practical to have to reply the str...
Would you have a solution to do it in ASM Automatically?
thank you very much for your time 🙏
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Would you have a solution to do it in ASM Automatically?
  
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