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Forum: support.Games Today, 17:38
Replies: 95
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Posted By jotd
good to hear! now really you HAVE to try Cadaver....

good to hear! now really you HAVE to try Cadaver. The first level isn't too taxing (I completed it back in the days in only 1 or 2 days without any walkthrough). The next levels, well, are super hard...
Forum: support.Games Today, 16:48
Replies: 19
Views: 354
Posted By jotd
a video is a good option. but check the only...

a video is a good option. but check the only magic pockets longrun yt video and it is obvious that the player uses whdoad slave cheatkey to get the proper bonus. and it is not even a contest......
Forum: project.WHDLoad Yesterday, 18:14
Replies: 22
Views: 1,032
Posted By jotd
The game was designed for high end Amiga...

The game was designed for high end Amiga Workstations ... like WinUAE ... where executing code in chipmem doesn't trigger any latency.

thanks for the laugh Angus :)
Forum: project.WHDLoad Yesterday, 10:55
Replies: 22
Views: 1,032
Posted By jotd
CFou Interesting idea but I don't think that...

CFou Interesting idea but I don't think that there are any MOVEP instructions in the code.

I have surgically relocated a lot of code so it runs in fast memory (not improving the speed, I may...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 26 February 2021, 23:09
Replies: 31
Views: 985
Posted By jotd
one thing I have noted, though, is that...

one thing I have noted, though, is that "immediate blitter" allows to get rid of blitter issues (on broken programs) whereas "wait for blitter" doesn't seem to work properly.

I got blitter...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 26 February 2021, 23:06
Replies: 31
Views: 985
Posted By jotd
careful about .\@ btst ...

careful about


.\@ btst #6,DMACONR
bne.b .\@


on some amigas, you need one more btst (before the loop for instance) or you could miss the busy bit (A1000 bug...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 26 February 2021, 23:03
Replies: 22
Views: 1,032
Posted By jotd
I'm sorry why this game is so slow is a complete...

I'm sorry why this game is so slow is a complete mystery to me, even after reworking it / relocating main parts, etc...

code in chipmem, absolute addresses (not relocatable), self-modifying code...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 February 2021, 15:22
Replies: 176
Views: 83,544
Posted By jotd
you missed Darkmere (WHDLoad) - 2nd/blue...

you missed

Darkmere (WHDLoad) - 2nd/blue button to bring menu, play to pause
Forum: support.Hardware 26 February 2021, 09:43
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By jotd
if your amiga has usb ports you can feed the...

if your amiga has usb ports you can feed the power supply to the converter (most are usb), well if it can power it, that is.

There are also a lot of molex 2 usb cables, so if you can derive a 5V...
Forum: support.OtherUAE 24 February 2021, 17:42
Replies: 11
Views: 533
Posted By jotd
Yes, good advice. So using user save directory as...

Yes, good advice. So using user save directory as "ram:" can help (just in case a write triggers because of highscore save for instance)
Forum: support.Games 23 February 2021, 18:46
Replies: 95
Views: 4,379
Posted By jotd
yeah, not anyone's fault if italian language is...

yeah, not anyone's fault if italian language is less concise than english... at least there was an effort to translate this game in many languages.
Forum: support.Games 23 February 2021, 18:08
Replies: 95
Views: 4,379
Posted By jotd
isn't the street name displayed in the streets?...

isn't the street name displayed in the streets? seems unnecessary (and besides the timing of the message doesn't seem to depend on loading times)
Forum: support.Games 23 February 2021, 17:15
Replies: 95
Views: 4,379
Posted By jotd
that's great news. The first memory setup was...

that's great news. The first memory setup was wrong, it must have been done from real game execution, but with some memory taken by whatever system state Mick had when he wrote the .slave 20 years...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 23 February 2021, 11:16
Replies: 101
Views: 15,640
Posted By jotd
Supaduper pointed me to the hama brand card...

Supaduper pointed me to the hama brand card reader. It works flawlessly, it's true (previous card reader corrupted my CF card)

mentionned here (by me :))...
Forum: Coders. System 23 February 2021, 10:44
Replies: 53
Views: 1,672
Posted By jotd
"Piru" isn't exactly a noob. Besides if this code...

"Piru" isn't exactly a noob. Besides if this code needs fixing, let's improve it instead of criticizing.
Forum: support.Games 23 February 2021, 10:40
Replies: 9
Views: 258
Posted By jotd
it's a very rare bug. Game happens to read ROM...

it's a very rare bug. Game happens to read ROM location by mistake. If it finds zero nothing happens (by sheer luck the location is 0 in all kickstarts 1.2, 1.3, 2.x, 3.0) but in 3.1 (and possibly...
Forum: Amiga scene 22 February 2021, 18:17
Replies: 127
Views: 16,308
Posted By jotd
aww yeah I know that one too. Maybe the effort to...

aww yeah I know that one too. Maybe the effort to port that isn't that terrible when I've done the first one.

except that a lot of stuff is hardcoded (like the behaviour of the guards in the...
Forum: support.Games 22 February 2021, 17:22
Replies: 9
Views: 258
Posted By jotd
which kickstart are you using? there's a bug for...

which kickstart are you using? there's a bug for kickstart 3.1 (game reads at a wrong location). It works for kickstart 1.3 and 3.0...

or whdload :)
Forum: support.Games 22 February 2021, 16:59
Replies: 9
Views: 258
Posted By jotd
maybe the cracked version has some remainders of...

maybe the cracked version has some remainders of copylock which needs very accurate floppy emulation.
Forum: News 22 February 2021, 12:07
Replies: 133
Views: 10,192
Posted By jotd
beta version is in the zone...

beta version is in the zone (http://eab.abime.net/zone/Tinyus_v1.0.lha). Waiting for final release to make it official
Forum: EAB's competition 22 February 2021, 10:55
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By jotd
newest whdload slave has 2/3 button support...

newest whdload slave has 2/3 button support (jump/high jump). Use it!
Forum: News 22 February 2021, 09:09
Replies: 133
Views: 10,192
Posted By jotd
try whdload version then

try whdload version then
Forum: support.Apps 21 February 2021, 23:56
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By jotd
yeah. It works very well! thanks. Maybe you could...

yeah. It works very well! thanks. Maybe you could share the source? Bert could be interested in integrating it with whdload

In the meantime, integrating it to s:whdload-cleanup works fine.
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 21 February 2021, 21:47
Replies: 274
Views: 27,535
Posted By jotd
PRELOAD will do its best, but if you don't have...

PRELOAD will do its best, but if you don't have enough memory, well, it will load most of the files and flash to get the others.

The error message was already in the log, thanks. It's just that...
Forum: support.Apps 21 February 2021, 21:46
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By jotd
@Galahad: worth a try.

@Galahad: worth a try.
Forum: support.Apps 21 February 2021, 19:39
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By jotd
it does. What is really funny is that when...

it does. What is really funny is that when restarting whdload on any game that uses kickstart, the sound stops... It means that kickstart stops midi at startup.

Is there a way to do that...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 21 February 2021, 19:37
Replies: 274
Views: 27,535
Posted By jotd
well the register dump indicates a crash... so...

well the register dump indicates a crash... so does it crash or just quit? do you have a CD32 joypad connected?

the flicker is probably there because 8MB is just not enough to entirely preload...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 21 February 2021, 16:14
Replies: 274
Views: 27,535
Posted By jotd
CHIPCACHE is an idea. Why not. But main...

CHIPCACHE is an idea. Why not.

But main issue is that game is complex. It's running from fastmem. The hunk I had to relocate in chip is a data hunk.

@Scott does it quit without any error?
Forum: support.Apps 21 February 2021, 16:12
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By jotd
tool to stop MT32 sound

When quitting a whdload game with quitkey on a sierra MT32 game when MT32 replay is active, the sound remains.


Is there a command to send (using serial.device) to stop the midi sound?
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 21 February 2021, 10:37
Replies: 274
Views: 27,535
Posted By jotd
tfx.020 (1997) doesn't like fast ram. whdload...

tfx.020 (1997) doesn't like fast ram. whdload fixes that. Have you tried with whdload?
Forum: Coders. General 21 February 2021, 00:17
Replies: 15
Views: 756
Posted By jotd
I don't see how the crunchers could be an issue...

I don't see how the crunchers could be an issue if you have the same amount of memory n your CD32. Can you share the ISO?
Forum: Coders. System 20 February 2021, 20:51
Replies: 53
Views: 1,672
Posted By jotd
i will dig osemu loadseg implementation. it...

i will dig osemu loadseg implementation. it cerainly works for 1.3
Forum: Coders. System 20 February 2021, 16:41
Replies: 53
Views: 1,672
Posted By jotd
Thomas can you post something without being...

Thomas can you post something without being patronizing and selling the OS?

It's obvious that Photon doesn't want that solution. Besides do we have the source so we can hack that? yes and no. We...
Forum: Coders. System 20 February 2021, 14:44
Replies: 53
Views: 1,672
Posted By jotd
osemu has a good hunk parser. actually it...

osemu has a good hunk parser. actually it emulates loadseg pretty well. including overlays. 100% assembly.
Forum: Coders. General 20 February 2021, 12:20
Replies: 15
Views: 756
Posted By jotd
have you tried on WinUAE CD32 mode first?...

have you tried on WinUAE CD32 mode first? Depending on the results, the issues can be hardware related or system related.

For instance if you don't do freeanim you won't have as much memory as a...
Forum: MarketPlace 20 February 2021, 11:23
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By jotd
okay, you're lucky :) From what you're...

okay, you're lucky :)

From what you're missing I have

20,28,29,30, 31, 32,34,36 (with case & inlays)
37 (CD only)
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 20 February 2021, 11:17
Replies: 78
Views: 4,228
Posted By jotd
Yeah. We at least need...

Yeah. We at least need Forbid/Permit/Enable/Disable/AllocMem, and maybe dos functions.

Except that calling amiga OS needs to be done in assembly. Or are there some compatible header/other files to...
Forum: support.OtherUAE 20 February 2021, 11:16
Replies: 11
Views: 533
Posted By jotd
PRELOAD is enabled in most cases. In .info of the...

PRELOAD is enabled in most cases. In .info of the slave, or in command line


whdload game.slave PRELOAD
Forum: MarketPlace 20 February 2021, 00:09
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By jotd
will check them this week-end.

will check them this week-end.
Forum: support.OtherUAE 19 February 2021, 23:13
Replies: 11
Views: 533
Posted By jotd
problem is: save states don't mix well with hard...

problem is: save states don't mix well with hard disk state.

But if you use PRELOAD and a lot of memory in your emulator (at least enough to preload the game fully) then it works.
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