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Forum: Coders. General 27 March 2016, 03:05
Replies: 3
Views: 1,161
Posted By MethodGit
trackdisk.device + slow ram - not friendly with one another?

Okay, very very very simple question. Is there any way to make trackdisk.device - aka JSR -1C8(A6) - actually write data into slow memory - aka - $C00000+ - ?

I tried to do this but although the...
Forum: support.Games 24 March 2016, 15:28
Replies: 27
Views: 3,666
Posted By MethodGit
Funnily enough, this was precisely my thinking...

Funnily enough, this was precisely my thinking for this old (pitifully ignored) thread (http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=65164), long before the "Preview Version 0.01" disk revealed itself...
Forum: Coders. General 11 March 2016, 17:03
Replies: 16
Views: 2,368
Posted By MethodGit
It's an NDOS disk so there's no SetPatch or...

It's an NDOS disk so there's no SetPatch or anything of the sort involved. And yes, it works after I manually disable caches and set chipset to Original through the hidden boot menu.
Forum: Coders. General 11 March 2016, 06:05
Replies: 16
Views: 2,368
Posted By MethodGit
Right, after more hours that could've been better...

Right, after more hours that could've been better spent elsewhere, I've somehow managed to come up with this so far:
MOVE.L A1,-(A7) < move original A1...
Forum: Coders. General 10 March 2016, 18:50
Replies: 16
Views: 2,368
Posted By MethodGit
*Sigh* Well I looked through v2.1 of the...

*Sigh*

Well I looked through v2.1 of the Developer CD and spotted some structure files for LVOs and Offsets in the 1.3 NDK. Still doesn't really tell me in what way I should be loading...
Forum: Coders. General 10 March 2016, 14:54
Replies: 16
Views: 2,368
Posted By MethodGit
Ummm, whoa whoa whoa. I'm not doing this for...

Ummm, whoa whoa whoa. I'm not doing this for source compiling. All I'm trying to do is make a quick bootblock that does this for me on startup. I do all my work through hex and the WinUAE debugger.
Forum: Coders. General 09 March 2016, 16:55
Replies: 16
Views: 2,368
Posted By MethodGit
Well googling around it would appear that I need...

Well googling around it would appear that I need to find a way to load GfxBase first before I can do the version comparison. I can feed a graphics.library reference into A1 similar to how...
Forum: Coders. General 09 March 2016, 14:26
Replies: 16
Views: 2,368
Posted By MethodGit
Thank you, but ummm, could you care to translate...

Thank you, but ummm, could you care to translate that into a version I can understand? Like how I wrote the code in my post for instance? The custom tags don't really mean anything to someone like...
Forum: Coders. General 09 March 2016, 00:00
Replies: 16
Views: 2,368
Posted By MethodGit
Auto-setting chipset to "original" on AGA startup

Pardon me if this is a silly thing to ask, but if the following code below is equivalent to automatically disabling CPU caches on startup:

CMPI.W #24,22(A6) 0C 6E 00 24 00 22 < check...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 07 March 2016, 21:44
Replies: 47
Views: 4,551
Posted By MethodGit
Not that ONz. The second ONz is much further...

Not that ONz. The second ONz is much further down, at offset $C4E81. That or you could've just searched for $48 7A 00 0A to get down to that part instantly.

I'd like to stress that I in no way...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 07 March 2016, 18:10
Replies: 47
Views: 4,551
Posted By MethodGit
Run the ADF Boo-Boo uploaded into any hex editor...

Run the ADF Boo-Boo uploaded into any hex editor of your choice and search for either "ONz" or $48 7A 00 0A. Boom.
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 07 March 2016, 17:08
Replies: 47
Views: 4,551
Posted By MethodGit
Though funnily enough it does include a copylock...

Though funnily enough it does include a copylock elsewhere on the disk (the MFM original never had one) which is never accessed. Wonder what that was all about? :lol
Forum: support.WinUAE 06 March 2016, 05:18
Replies: 17
Views: 1,879
Posted By MethodGit
So judging by this report, it looks like the game...

So judging by this report, it looks like the game will only behave properly on a CD남 and only agree to load the data from the disc?

Man, I don't know what the hell's bells Effigy thought they...
Forum: support.WinUAE 06 March 2016, 05:12
Replies: 17
Views: 1,879
Posted By MethodGit
I did mention this in my opening post like...

I did mention this in my opening post like so...Also from the same post...
Forum: support.WinUAE 04 March 2016, 21:36
Replies: 32
Views: 2,539
Posted By MethodGit
If the issue here is with the multi-session...

If the issue here is with the multi-session support, do remember that the CloneCD (CCD/IMG/SUB) and Discjuggler (CDI) formats support this as well.

Heck, I think even certain burning programs may...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 01 March 2016, 18:18
Replies: 26
Views: 8,170
Posted By MethodGit
Don't forget about the more-recently unearthed...

Don't forget about the more-recently unearthed NES game Wonderland Dizzy in that case! :crazy
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 29 February 2016, 01:11
Replies: 26
Views: 8,170
Posted By MethodGit
This may sound like a silly question, but is...

This may sound like a silly question, but is there any particular advantage to using the WHDized floppy versions of Magicland, Spellbound, Yolkfolk and Fantastic over the actual, 1-filed CD남...
Forum: support.WinUAE 29 February 2016, 01:01
Replies: 17
Views: 1,879
Posted By MethodGit
So, this sounds to me like a poorly compiled...

So, this sounds to me like a poorly compiled executable then? I'll try to look into the code one more time, but other than that we might need to enlist the help of Toni... that or StingRay, or...
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 February 2016, 17:12
Replies: 17
Views: 1,879
Posted By MethodGit
Wait, you got further than the .img request? ...

Wait, you got further than the .img request? That's where it always goes pearshaped for me.
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 February 2016, 01:08
Replies: 17
Views: 1,879
Posted By MethodGit
If you browse the CD through WB you should find a...

If you browse the CD through WB you should find a folder named "AMIGA". Inside there are the three "PRELUDE" folders relating to OCS, AGA and CD남 versions. Inside each folder is the "Pinball...
Forum: support.WinUAE 27 February 2016, 04:28
Replies: 17
Views: 1,879
Posted By MethodGit
Pinball Prelude CD: Can't run this through any Workbench/CLI.

(I'm not dead, people! Just so you know.)

Okay, so there's this official CD-ROM version of Pinball Prelude that's been floating around for years now. Under the latest WinUAE (3.2.2), it seems to...
Forum: Amiga scene 22 June 2015, 14:56
Replies: 103
Views: 9,758
Posted By MethodGit
Something tells me that maybe it's a good idea to...

Something tells me that maybe it's a good idea to make sure your post isn't the last one listed on the previous page in case people tend to not go back and check....
Forum: Amiga scene 21 June 2015, 16:30
Replies: 103
Views: 9,758
Posted By MethodGit
Nice to see you guys helped unearth another...

Nice to see you guys helped unearth another previously unknown version of this jolly classic. :) Just reminded me of the time I discovered a beta version amongst my then-existing disk collection and...
Forum: News 28 December 2014, 14:20
Replies: 25
Views: 3,771
Posted By MethodGit
Out of interest, which version would a WinUAE...

Out of interest, which version would a WinUAE user such as yours truly need to purchase?
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 19 December 2014, 23:02
Replies: 37
Views: 5,369
Posted By MethodGit
Welp, another year on and.... any chance of a...

Welp, another year on and.... any chance of a surprise Christmas pressie from Mr Sting of The Ray? ;)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 April 2014, 20:15
Replies: 101
Views: 11,114
Posted By MethodGit
The assigned dumper probably didn't have an Amiga...

The assigned dumper probably didn't have an Amiga on hand at the time. If it were me with the disks I'd use my Kryoflux since I don't have a dump-capable Amiga.

(I say this of course without...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 February 2014, 16:31
Replies: 95
Views: 12,600
Posted By MethodGit
How can there be any U.S. games when the hardware...

How can there be any U.S. games when the hardware itself was never released in the U.S.?
Forum: Amiga scene 18 February 2014, 02:23
Replies: 95
Views: 12,600
Posted By MethodGit
But proper CD archivists keep all associated...

But proper CD archivists keep all associated CloneCD dump files regardless. It's not about copy-protection, it's about ensuring that anyone can use it with any program of their choice.

And not...
Forum: Amiga scene 18 February 2014, 02:11
Replies: 95
Views: 12,600
Posted By MethodGit
Hate to rain on this parade here, but a CloneCD...

Hate to rain on this parade here, but a CloneCD image just isn't a CloneCD image without the associated subchannel (.SUB) file as well. In fact, the more recent versions of Daemon Tools won't even...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 February 2014, 23:28
Replies: 95
Views: 12,600
Posted By MethodGit
I do apologise if I overused the term 'rare'...

I do apologise if I overused the term 'rare' before, but I must admit it's frustrating that this game hardly turns up on eBay either way without having Diggers attached to it like some conjoined...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 February 2014, 21:07
Replies: 95
Views: 12,600
Posted By MethodGit
Ah, that auction. There's already a thread about...

Ah, that auction. There's already a thread about it on here.

I can only hope that whoever does get it will be kind enough to dump it for the community and receive the subsequent kudos. It'd be...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 February 2014, 04:03
Replies: 95
Views: 12,600
Posted By MethodGit
On the contrary, Oscar standalone and Diggers...

On the contrary, Oscar standalone and Diggers standalone are humungously rare.

For years I've been diving in and out of the Oscar eBay search pool, wading through the deluge of Oscar+Diggers...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 February 2014, 23:02
Replies: 13
Views: 1,863
Posted By MethodGit
Having looked at that other auction again, I...

Having looked at that other auction again, I think I know why it escaped our radars.

It appears the seller was ("officially" at least) only willing to ship within their own country (in this case,...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 February 2014, 14:39
Replies: 13
Views: 1,863
Posted By MethodGit
This is one of those CD남 games that I've been...

This is one of those CD남 games that I've been looking out for for ages now. Sad to see some arsey seller take advantage of its rarity like that by taking the piss with the price. :( Anyone want to...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 09 February 2014, 15:00
Replies: 54
Views: 5,103
Posted By MethodGit
I must admit, it is handy to learn how...

I must admit, it is handy to learn how differently WinUAE and Real Amigas handle certain situations from one another.

Is it only more likely to occur when making a new executable completely,...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 08 February 2014, 23:58
Replies: 584
Views: 162,257
Posted By MethodGit
You, sir, are a saint! :D That's the bugger I...

You, sir, are a saint! :D That's the bugger I recall from before. :spin Many kudos!

Looking at a YouTube video of it, I may be wrong about it not being speedy on F-Zero levels. It's pretty...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 07 February 2014, 23:11
Replies: 584
Views: 162,257
Posted By MethodGit
Okay, this is actually an "identify the game for...

Okay, this is actually an "identify the game for me"-type question.

I vaguely recall a particular Archimedes game during my school days that was a 3D-ish space racer type thing, and part of its...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 24 January 2014, 16:10
Replies: 54
Views: 5,103
Posted By MethodGit
Lockpick can defeat the protection also, but...

Lockpick can defeat the protection also, but it'll be interesting to see Galahad's own approach to it. :) *downloads*
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 22 January 2014, 18:56
Replies: 54
Views: 5,103
Posted By MethodGit
Oh, I was going to make and up a quick ADF with...

Oh, I was going to make and up a quick ADF with the protection defeated but if Galahad is planning on adding anything else on top...
Forum: Coders. General 08 January 2014, 14:30
Replies: 9
Views: 1,268
Posted By MethodGit
The code I made was correct to begin with, it's...

The code I made was correct to begin with, it's just my manually re-typing that whole section which allowed a typo to pop up on this page in particular. ;)
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