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Forum: support.Hardware 05 November 2018, 20:42
Replies: 91
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Posted By JimDrew
You will need something that can actually use a...

You will need something that can actually use a real Mac drive (like AMIA). I did have support for the original Amax II hardware box, but I disabled it (on purpose). I will see if I can find the...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 November 2018, 18:16
Replies: 2,856
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Posted By JimDrew
Not by the official last release of iFUSION, but...

Not by the official last release of iFUSION, but we did have preliminary support in later releases that never made it public.
Forum: support.Hardware 31 October 2018, 05:18
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Posted By JimDrew
iFUSION worked on the 603 and 604e, you just...

iFUSION worked on the 603 and 604e, you just needed the proper libraries. It also ran on P96.
Forum: support.Hardware 20 October 2018, 23:19
Replies: 269
Views: 27,406
Posted By JimDrew
There are MANY tools that can use the SCP...

There are MANY tools that can use the SCP hardware and/or the .scp image file format to convert disk image types/formats and analyzing disks. HxC Floppy Drive Emulator software and Keir's Disk Utils...
Forum: support.Apps 20 October 2018, 23:13
Replies: 22
Views: 1,680
Posted By JimDrew
That is correct. The issue is that the ZModem...

That is correct. The issue is that the ZModem protocol was designed for land-line use with a known maximum latency period (<50ms). Because TCP/IP packets are subject to random (and typically long)...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 October 2018, 06:09
Replies: 91
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Posted By JimDrew
Yes, the pink (which was actually red at one...

Yes, the pink (which was actually red at one point) label is to identify that PEEL as the one that unlocks the e586DX related hardware on the EMPLANT board.
Forum: support.Hardware 06 October 2018, 21:31
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
You can't use GALs or PALs. I designed the board...

You can't use GALs or PALs. I designed the board with PEELs, which are not exactly compatible. PEELs are great because they are not OTP (one time program) parts. You can erase them and reprogram...
Forum: support.Hardware 06 October 2018, 04:09
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
No, PEELS are the custom logic chips that have...

No, PEELS are the custom logic chips that have the labels on them with P1, P2, P3, P4, and P5.

If the test fails only on the 57600 baud test (but other bauds work) then I wouldn't worry about it. ...
Forum: support.Hardware 05 October 2018, 19:36
Replies: 91
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Posted By JimDrew
PCx does not use the EMPLANT at all. PCx is...

PCx does not use the EMPLANT at all. PCx is hands down faster than the e586DX emulation.

You only use the ROM chip once, to dump it, and then you would need to remove it. You can only use the...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 October 2018, 20:54
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
Yes, that chip should work. The EMPLANT board is...

Yes, that chip should work. The EMPLANT board is not required for PCx, and is actually not supported at all with it.
Forum: support.WinUAE 04 October 2018, 04:16
Replies: 83
Views: 20,155
Posted By JimDrew
Did you try this on a real 040 or 060 system? ...

Did you try this on a real 040 or 060 system? Cache issues like this were pretty common with 040/060 systems. It's why Commodore made CacheClearU(). :)
Forum: support.Hardware 01 October 2018, 19:24
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
e586DX and PCx are completely different...

e586DX and PCx are completely different emulations, with nothing compatible between them. PCx comes with PC drivers for SCSI, CD-ROM, and ANSI.

The RAMs for EMPLANT can be whatever you want to...
Forum: support.WinUAE 29 September 2018, 21:15
Replies: 17
Views: 1,577
Posted By JimDrew
OK, the new winuae2.7z works fine. I am using a...

OK, the new winuae2.7z works fine. I am using a 64 bit machine, running 64 bit versions of software (when possible). I have not tried the 32 bit version of 4.0.1.0.

Thanks for the info on the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 29 September 2018, 09:43
Replies: 17
Views: 1,577
Posted By JimDrew
Ok, so beta 6 works perfectly! I tried 4.0.1.0...

Ok, so beta 6 works perfectly! I tried 4.0.1.0 again and most of the time it crashes where I have kill it with the task manager. In all cases, as soon as I click on a Mac window's slider button the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 29 September 2018, 09:29
Replies: 17
Views: 1,577
Posted By JimDrew
I have not tried the 4.1.0 beta. I will go grab...

I have not tried the 4.1.0 beta. I will go grab it and test it out.

There is no way to capture the console output as a text file? I guess I could try to record the screen output. It might be...
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 September 2018, 21:09
Replies: 17
Views: 1,577
Posted By JimDrew
Hey Toni! This version works perfectly with the...

Hey Toni! This version works perfectly with the softfloat option selected in the pull-down menu! No crash or hanging. I have been using 4.0.1.0. I see this version is 4.1.0.0.

How can I save...
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 September 2018, 21:03
Replies: 17
Views: 1,577
Posted By JimDrew
I will give it a shot, Toni!

I will give it a shot, Toni!
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 September 2018, 04:45
Replies: 17
Views: 1,577
Posted By JimDrew
I am not using JIT (CPU or FPU) with WinUAE...

I am not using JIT (CPU or FPU) with WinUAE myself. I am sure that every Mac emulation will have a problem when there is a FPU present.
Forum: support.WinUAE 26 September 2018, 22:10
Replies: 17
Views: 1,577
Posted By JimDrew
There is no change in the behavior when unticking...

There is no change in the behavior when unticking the "unimplemented FPU emu" box. I believe I have tried every possible combination of tick box and drop down option.

I will look at how to...
Forum: support.WinUAE 26 September 2018, 03:35
Replies: 17
Views: 1,577
Posted By JimDrew
FPU bug

There is a common bug in the 68881, 68882, 68040 and 68060 FPU emulation, but I am not sure where/what it is or even how to help you find it. I can describe what occurs and what I can do to...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 September 2018, 19:58
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
DiskDup+ was the most common disk copier for the...

DiskDup+ was the most common disk copier for the Mac. I have about 20 others that I tested when I wrote the .sony (floppy disk driver) code.
Forum: support.Hardware 25 September 2018, 09:24
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
The only things that can cause the SCC chip to...

The only things that can cause the SCC chip to not show up is the EMPLANT's P3-chip being the wrong type for a DELUXE board, the crystal, and the SCC chip itself. If anything else was wrong, the...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 September 2018, 09:22
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
I have the source code to everything still. :)

I have the source code to everything still. :)
Forum: support.Hardware 21 September 2018, 20:05
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
You do realize that I designed EMPLANT and wrote...

You do realize that I designed EMPLANT and wrote most all of the software for it, including the Diagnostic program?

I check for the various chips by looking for them. If one doesn't respond then...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 September 2018, 19:59
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
Correct! Like I said, the Mac OS can NOT handle...

Correct! Like I said, the Mac OS can NOT handle a partition that is larger than 4GB, *OR* located beyond the first 4GB of the partition. If you place the Mac partition within the first 4GB of the...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 September 2018, 02:14
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
The Mac controls the partition access and the Mac...

The Mac controls the partition access and the Mac OS itself uses the partition information, and does not support >4GB partition sizes or locations. Hardfiles will work because they are a fake hard...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 September 2018, 00:46
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
FUSION is not the issue. The Mac OS itself can...

FUSION is not the issue. The Mac OS itself can not process anything beyond 4GB.
Forum: support.Other 15 September 2018, 04:01
Replies: 4
Views: 555
Posted By JimDrew
FUSION works without a FPU. It just tells the...

FUSION works without a FPU. It just tells the Mac it is LC version.
Forum: support.Hardware 14 September 2018, 08:17
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
Are these low density (400K/800K) or high density...

Are these low density (400K/800K) or high density (1.44MB) images? Send me one of your disk images to data @ cbmstuff.com. I can look at it to see if it just just a simple wrapper where you can use...
Forum: support.Other 14 September 2018, 08:13
Replies: 4
Views: 555
Posted By JimDrew
With FUSION you have to use RsrvKick, nothing...

With FUSION you have to use RsrvKick, nothing else will work.
Forum: support.Hardware 14 September 2018, 03:24
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
What "disk images" do you have? There are...

What "disk images" do you have? There are programs for Windows that can open and extract .stx and other disk image formats.

I have never seen an 85C30 with a 08PSC on the end.. that didn't come...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 September 2018, 00:50
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
-17 is an unimplemented control call. This means...

-17 is an unimplemented control call. This means that .sony driver (which handles the disk disks) is trying to make a call that is not supported. This sounds like a problem with the caches and the...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 September 2018, 00:40
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
Um... that's the wrong chip! That SCSI chip is a...

Um... that's the wrong chip! That SCSI chip is a 53C80. The SCC (serial chip) is a 85C30. The chip you got is a 85C3008. I have now idea what chip that is! If the SCSI chip shows as BAD on the...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 September 2018, 19:43
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
I would expect this. Apple's HD SC Setup only...

I would expect this. Apple's HD SC Setup only works with Apple supported (brand) drives. You will need driver software that works with any hard drive brand. Same for real Macs too. :)



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Forum: support.Hardware 10 September 2018, 04:22
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
You can certainly use ANY type of SCSI device...

You can certainly use ANY type of SCSI device connected to EMPLANT's SCSI port. I used SCSI scanners, CD-ROM drives, hard drives, etc. For a Mac formatted hard drive you would need to use the...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 September 2018, 02:47
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
Just like any other SCSI controller, you need to...

Just like any other SCSI controller, you need to setup the hard drive using the appropriate SCSI tool. You can use HDToolBox with empscsi.device




DiskCopy works fine. Make sure you are...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 September 2018, 21:19
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
When the last couple of 020+ instructions are...

When the last couple of 020+ instructions are completed, you will be able to use Mac emulation on the Replay's soft core. Of course the 060 (clocked at 80Mhz-135MHz) will be really fast, faster than...
Forum: support.Hardware 31 August 2018, 22:11
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
As you have found FUSION and PCx are not free. I...

As you have found FUSION and PCx are not free. I sold the distribution rights to the old versions to Blittersoft. I have new versions of both FUSION and PCx that I will be selling sometime in the...
Forum: support.Hardware 29 August 2018, 18:51
Replies: 91
Views: 3,697
Posted By JimDrew
Emulations I wrote all or part of: EMPLANT's...

Emulations I wrote all or part of:

EMPLANT's Mac emulation & e586DX, MacLite, Mac1200, FUSION, iFUSION, PCx, Apple2, ACE, FUSION-PC.
Forum: support.Hardware 29 August 2018, 18:49
Replies: 2,856
Views: 263,114
Posted By JimDrew
Yes, I did. I think you...

Yes, I did.







I think you are probably missing quite a bit then. Any size exception handler should be able to be used. I don't recall how the memory protection was done (I will have...
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