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Forum: support.Apps 17 January 2019, 23:29
Replies: 43
Views: 3,369
Posted By gulliver
The only way I see TRIM practical for the Amiga...

The only way I see TRIM practical for the Amiga is that someone develops in the future some smart hardware interface be it SATA/IDE/SCSI or whatever, that takes care of the wear leveling issue by...
Forum: News 16 January 2019, 23:31
Replies: 10
Views: 1,141
Posted By gulliver
Better in the sense that is still being...

Better in the sense that is still being supported, is doing things in a friendly OS manner and will enable you to use RTG only applications without having to use a real graphics card.

It is...
Forum: support.Other 16 January 2019, 21:37
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By gulliver
Well acording to ThoR both issues are caused by...

Well acording to ThoR both issues are caused by MMULibs and the way SetPatch now properly deals with the 68060.

I am still not convinced entirely...

BTW, I opened a bug in our database to put...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 January 2019, 11:18
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
No, it is just about rules. Wherever you go and...

No, it is just about rules. Wherever you go and whatever you do you are expected to follow certain rules, and this applies to open source too.

Signing an NDA is a pretty common practice in the...
Forum: support.Other 16 January 2019, 10:45
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By gulliver
Auch! that hurts to compute if you see it from a...

Auch! that hurts to compute if you see it from a humble 68k perspective :crazy :bash

@patrik

From ThoR ..."Believe me, it is not SetPatch that is slow. The mmu.library is guilty here. It takes...
Forum: support.Amix 16 January 2019, 00:21
Replies: 15
Views: 4,928
Posted By gulliver
Then you are in the same boat as me. :D ...

Then you are in the same boat as me. :D

Thanks
Forum: support.Amix 15 January 2019, 18:29
Replies: 15
Views: 4,928
Posted By gulliver
This is really cool. I understand there is a...

This is really cool.

I understand there is a long road ahead of you, but it would be great, once your project is finished that you could upload your complete Minix WinUAE hardfile to Aminet.
Forum: support.Other 15 January 2019, 15:19
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By gulliver
@patrik One of the Developers tested on his...

@patrik

One of the Developers tested on his machine: A1200 BlizzardPPC (68060)

3.1 and OS 3.9 setpatch -> 0.21 s

3.1 and OS 3.1.4 setpatch -> 0.25 s

Not much of a difference here.
Forum: Amiga scene 15 January 2019, 00:16
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
Having a preference is something good, and that...

Having a preference is something good, and that means leaving other options somewhat behind. But that does not undermine the inherent value other options do have.

It is just again, a personal...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2019, 23:31
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
@Gorf Again Linux for Amigas has not...

@Gorf

Again Linux for Amigas has not succeeded at all. But then, as said before, it can be revived if enough people care and put the work on it.

There are people who enjoy OS4, there are people...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2019, 23:08
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
I see your point, but I kind of disagree in that...

I see your point, but I kind of disagree in that everyone is not a developer and each of us have different tastes that we should persue in our own way. That is the good part of having different...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2019, 22:51
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
Yes, I totally agree, the fight between companies...

Yes, I totally agree, the fight between companies does not help and further tires/divides users.

But trying to see the good side of it: at least at the end we will have a single entity that...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2019, 21:31
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
To be fair, no approach has helped. We are all...

To be fair, no approach has helped. We are all still in kind of survival mode no matter the flavor.

In the Amiga domain, open source failed and closed source too. Just see how we are doing right...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2019, 20:42
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
I dont have customers. I dont sell anything. ...

I dont have customers. I dont sell anything.

I am as you say just a "stupid user" who got bored of waiting for things to happen and decided to put some time and effort to see something actually...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2019, 03:48
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
I believe there is too much fuss about something...

I believe there is too much fuss about something that is not that relevant:

There is a bug, the bug has been acknowledged, a solution has been found, and what I was trying to say, is that there...
Forum: support.Other 14 January 2019, 03:32
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By gulliver
We see it like this: If we deliver a...

We see it like this:

If we deliver a fix/patch in the OS, that mimics CardReset behaviour we must be careful enough no to introduce unwanted side effects, which means we require many testers with...
Forum: support.Other 13 January 2019, 21:49
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By gulliver
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Amiga scene 13 January 2019, 21:26
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
You dont get it: SetPatch in 3.1.4 already...

You dont get it:

SetPatch in 3.1.4 already has the ability to load Shell-Seg from disk. So this fix does not necessarily mean SetPatch has to grow. It can be delivered as a module and then...
Forum: support.Other 13 January 2019, 19:48
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By gulliver
Back to PCMCIA and CardReset: Do you all...

Back to PCMCIA and CardReset:

Do you all only exclusively use network cards with CardReset?
Is it required for other type of cards?
Does it conflict with other non network cards?

Thanks
...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 January 2019, 07:19
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
Anyway, back to the topic of the litigation: ...

Anyway, back to the topic of the litigation:

I think that the next ruling about 3.1.4 will certainly be a preview of who will be the overall winner in this case.

Yet, I have no clue who will...
Forum: support.Other 12 January 2019, 21:19
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By gulliver
Hi again, Took a look at the source code,...

Hi again,

Took a look at the source code, and yes, I was wrong and you were right:
ThoR fixed card.resource CardForceChange() bug where interrupts were "forgotten" to be re-enabled. And then...
Forum: Amiga scene 12 January 2019, 06:37
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
Yes, because I would certainly miserably fail in...

Yes, because I would certainly miserably fail in doing my daily activities if I had to grow my own crops, properly take care of them, and harvest them.

I also apreciate and am grateful that there...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 12 January 2019, 06:27
Replies: 1,281
Views: 319,968
Posted By gulliver
Thank you for the upload. Now I have a more...

Thank you for the upload. Now I have a more current performance estimate of Amithlon performance.
Forum: support.Other 12 January 2019, 06:25
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By gulliver
Could you indulge me? Please test SetPatch 44.38...

Could you indulge me? Please test SetPatch 44.38 (3.9 BB2) with the NOROMUPDATE argument with the same hardware config as before, using that timed benchmark. I am curious to see the result.
...
Forum: Amiga scene 12 January 2019, 05:52
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
You are being a little bit naive at best to...

You are being a little bit naive at best to believe in kolla´s good will. He has turned himself into a troll/keyboard warrior since about two/three years ago. Dont know what happened in his personal...
Forum: project.ClassicWB 10 January 2019, 05:23
Replies: 106
Views: 6,401
Posted By gulliver
Hi, have you solved this? I advice you that...

Hi, have you solved this?

I advice you that whenever you use the COPY command to massively copy files, that you use the BUF 10 option so that you dont run out of memory.

This happens mainly...
Forum: support.Other 10 January 2019, 04:51
Replies: 27
Views: 1,607
Posted By gulliver
Hi patrik, First you should not run...

Hi patrik,

First you should not run CardReset, as its functionality is already
covered by the 3.1.4 update.

Now, back to the topic:

I cannot verify the correctness of your statement or...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 November 2018, 03:56
Replies: 40
Views: 3,351
Posted By gulliver
Would you like to help me on that? I can...

Would you like to help me on that?

I can make the work, but I dont know swedish nor even know what needs to be fixed. So if you really want it we need to team up to make it happen.

I did...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 November 2018, 17:51
Replies: 40
Views: 3,351
Posted By gulliver
Manpower is low and 3.1.4 was supposed to be a...

Manpower is low and 3.1.4 was supposed to be a minor update to 3.1 with just big drive support and some bugfixes.

It ended up being a major rehaul of the internal core structure of the OS with a...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 November 2018, 14:56
Replies: 40
Views: 3,351
Posted By gulliver
Please dont underestimate other developers which...

Please dont underestimate other developers which have done work and contributed to 3.1.4. It is not only Thomas and Olaf.

Still manpower is low and your point remains valid.

Anyway, Thomas is...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 November 2018, 14:48
Replies: 40
Views: 3,351
Posted By gulliver
I do think the same way.

I do think the same way.
Forum: Amiga scene 16 November 2018, 14:47
Replies: 40
Views: 3,351
Posted By gulliver
Why? I think it is a good idea that we discuss...

Why? I think it is a good idea that we discuss what we would like to see in the future. :great



Oh please dont put any version numbers, otherwise Thomas is going to have another MetaFont bad...
Forum: Amiga scene 31 October 2018, 02:02
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
Yes, true, and I am clear on how the ruling will...

Yes, true, and I am clear on how the ruling will end up being on some of the points in dispute.

In the end, it seems to me both parties will certainly loose something. What that would imply in...
Forum: Amiga scene 30 October 2018, 22:45
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
Many of those items are on the TODO list already....

Many of those items are on the TODO list already. :)
Forum: Amiga scene 30 October 2018, 22:14
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
Fair point. But then, what would you think...

Fair point.

But then, what would you think would be a good acquisition to enhance the OS?
Imagine for a minute it was up to you to choose.
Forum: Amiga scene 30 October 2018, 22:05
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
Hyperion does not need any money to sue Cloanto...

Hyperion does not need any money to sue Cloanto and friends.

The money could go somewhere else:

Wouldn´t it be cool to ask Hyperion and Olaf to negotiate a RoadShow 68k license for the next...
Forum: Amiga scene 30 October 2018, 15:35
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
It will still be available online. They are...

It will still be available online. They are fixing this.
Forum: Amiga scene 30 October 2018, 15:34
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
https://www.amigafuture.de/viewtopic.php?t=44329

https://www.amigafuture.de/viewtopic.php?t=44329
Forum: Amiga scene 30 October 2018, 12:35
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
... ... Mostly accurate. Pirating...

...
...

Mostly accurate.

Pirating 3.1.4 is not the solution to anything. On the contrary, it only degrades the effort we all put into it, and acts as demotivation. And it also certainly kills...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 October 2018, 14:10
Replies: 669
Views: 47,629
Posted By gulliver
A few others.

A few others.
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