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Forum: Amiga scene 24 April 2018, 12:54
Replies: 164
Views: 8,261
Posted By OlafSch
to make a short comment myself too... ;) IF...

to make a short comment myself too... ;)

IF Commodore would have survived it would have dropped most of the chipset in favor of standard components. It is simply a matter of resources and money,...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 December 2017, 18:26
Replies: 519
Views: 51,325
Posted By OlafSch
unfortunately often critic is not constructive...

unfortunately often critic is not constructive but those people are not interested in constructive critic anyway, they feel important by explaining others how the world goes round and there are only...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 December 2017, 18:19
Replies: 519
Views: 51,325
Posted By OlafSch
if the only "profit" from work are positive...

if the only "profit" from work are positive comments I understand if people loose interest. It is very regretable because those people mostly do not use amigas anymore (if they have ever) and never...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 July 2017, 14:23
Replies: 238
Views: 13,586
Posted By OlafSch
People should not imply too much and buy or not...

People should not imply too much and buy or not buy what is currently available, not what they hope for or expect in future. From what I understand FPU is on to-do-list but because of the new...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 July 2017, 14:19
Replies: 238
Views: 13,586
Posted By OlafSch
The standalone device always was the goal of the...

The standalone device always was the goal of the project, similar to what was planned on Natami. To get in a real chip would need plenty of money so it is far less risky to do it in FPGA where you...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 June 2017, 15:36
Replies: 295
Views: 16,404
Posted By OlafSch
@meynaf Point me anywhere where compatible...

@meynaf

Point me anywhere where compatible MMU was promised. I can remember several times that Gunnar stated the opposite. FPU is still on to-do-list but not top priority

What you and others...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 June 2017, 15:03
Replies: 295
Views: 16,404
Posted By OlafSch
WHDLoad not needs MMU

WHDLoad not needs MMU
Forum: Amiga scene 29 June 2017, 14:57
Replies: 295
Views: 16,404
Posted By OlafSch
Gunnar wrote that they are already working on...

Gunnar wrote that they are already working on components that will use it so I assume benefit will become obvious when new core is available
Forum: Amiga scene 29 June 2017, 14:53
Replies: 295
Views: 16,404
Posted By OlafSch
then why should I moan on a BMW forum about what...

then why should I moan on a BMW forum about what I would like to have in a new model if I have no intention to buy this new model?

If I would do that people would think I am completely crazy,...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 June 2017, 14:41
Replies: 295
Views: 16,404
Posted By OlafSch
regarding MMU that is exactly the problem. How...

regarding MMU that is exactly the problem. How devs admitted themselves it would slow down the core and for users it makes zero difference. It is only useful to use certain debug tools when you are a...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 June 2017, 14:36
Replies: 295
Views: 16,404
Posted By OlafSch
and I do not understand why it is your problem? ...

and I do not understand why it is your problem?

Kolla is moaning that he bought two vampires because of in his view promised FPU and MMU and feels betrayed but when I advised him to sell the cards...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 June 2017, 12:23
Replies: 295
Views: 16,404
Posted By OlafSch
if your only interest is a accellerator with some...

if your only interest is a accellerator with some extra ram then vampire is not for you
Forum: Amiga scene 20 June 2017, 12:19
Replies: 295
Views: 16,404
Posted By OlafSch
@matthey we know that you do not like...

@matthey

we know that you do not like gunnars vision because you keep telling it for months. Gunnar propably not even reads the different forums so he cannot read what you post here and even if he...
Forum: Amiga scene 08 June 2017, 12:49
Replies: 210
Views: 15,118
Posted By OlafSch
@kollar you have a personal problem with...

@kollar

you have a personal problem with gunnar obviously. I too think that he is too harsh sometimes, I did not use the word "idiot" against anyone, didnīt I? Still you are attacking me. I do not...
Forum: Amiga scene 08 June 2017, 10:44
Replies: 210
Views: 15,118
Posted By OlafSch
vampire cards are FPGA hardware not limitting it...

vampire cards are FPGA hardware not limitting it to apollo core

anyone with skills could create something running on it
Forum: Amiga scene 08 June 2017, 10:42
Replies: 210
Views: 15,118
Posted By OlafSch
@matthey did not know regarding Aros so I...

@matthey

did not know regarding Aros so I take it back there

my critisizm regarding how you tried to "convince" gunnar stays. You have nothing to offer to him except some vague promises what...
Forum: Amiga scene 08 June 2017, 10:28
Replies: 210
Views: 15,118
Posted By OlafSch
I am not a AROS developer No I do not own a...

I am not a AROS developer

No I do not own a vampire but in opposite to you I am not talking it down, do i?
Forum: Amiga scene 07 June 2017, 18:00
Replies: 210
Views: 15,118
Posted By OlafSch
@matthey I saw your discussions with gunnar...

@matthey

I saw your discussions with gunnar on apollo forum until you were removed. You did not ask or giving ideas, you requested him to do what you want. Then you talked about your investors you...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 June 2017, 13:30
Replies: 210
Views: 15,118
Posted By OlafSch
Are you on other forums not praising NG hardware...

Are you on other forums not praising NG hardware that is not related to amiga at all with different processor and standard hardware? Gunnar said that Pamela is what was planned for AAA-chipset SAGA...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 June 2017, 11:43
Replies: 210
Views: 15,118
Posted By OlafSch
ah ok that is the goal when chipset is part of...

ah ok that is the goal when chipset is part of FPGA AGA, ECS or whatever from host system is no longer used
Forum: Amiga scene 01 June 2017, 11:02
Replies: 210
Views: 15,118
Posted By OlafSch
to be honest I sometimes think people waiting for...

to be honest I sometimes think people waiting for A1200 support do not fully understand the concept of the project. It is basically building up a standardized new 68k platform with identical...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 May 2017, 17:16
Replies: 169
Views: 10,707
Posted By OlafSch
@Locutus Hi ;) sorry to hear :rolleyes ...

@Locutus

Hi ;)

sorry to hear :rolleyes

regarding Scalos I do not know. I know that it worked a long time ago but then no longer. Later Scalos was ported to Aros but it depends on Zune. I did...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 May 2017, 15:27
Replies: 169
Views: 10,707
Posted By OlafSch
if using MUI instead of Zune (what is possible)...

if using MUI instead of Zune (what is possible) you must use Magellan as desktop replacement. Both Scalos and Wanderer are Zune based.
Forum: News 23 May 2017, 12:08
Replies: 52
Views: 4,588
Posted By OlafSch
from my legal understanding you need permission...

from my legal understanding you need permission for commercial distribution in any case, even if you offer it additional for free in a reduced version. If I would do something similar the download...
Forum: News 23 May 2017, 11:51
Replies: 52
Views: 4,588
Posted By OlafSch
I could not do the same with Aros Vision, at...

I could not do the same with Aros Vision, at least not if I want to be safe on the legal side. As Minuous wrote, many devs back in the days (most 68k components were developed in the 90s) are only...
Forum: News 23 May 2017, 11:44
Replies: 52
Views: 4,588
Posted By OlafSch
Where did he write that? :)

Where did he write that? :)
Forum: Amiga scene 19 May 2017, 18:50
Replies: 169
Views: 10,707
Posted By OlafSch
on plain AGA with few colours it is visible...

on plain AGA with few colours it is visible slower even when testing it in UAE. It needs RTG and 24bit colour depth (at least from my experience).
Forum: Amiga scene 19 May 2017, 17:06
Replies: 169
Views: 10,707
Posted By OlafSch
thank you very much for supporting Aros 68k even...

thank you very much for supporting Aros 68k even though not being your main interest (the same to the other devs and Toni)
Forum: Amiga scene 19 May 2017, 17:04
Replies: 169
Views: 10,707
Posted By OlafSch
@Kalamatee I can remember one patch that...

@Kalamatee

I can remember one patch that works for me in Aros Vision but general most patches are low-level stuff and thus certainly do not work in Aros. Virus work though :-), it is the question...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 May 2017, 16:57
Replies: 169
Views: 10,707
Posted By OlafSch
@gulliver how do you set something cycle...

@gulliver

how do you set something cycle exact emulating 68020? As far as I know this is simply not possible, exact is only 68000er emu on WinUAE as far as I know. Crashes and not running stable?...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 May 2017, 11:36
Replies: 88
Views: 5,849
Posted By OlafSch
I had to google Marmite ;) I assume you do...

I had to google Marmite ;)

I assume you do not like Marmite I guess

Magellan is very configurable, you could configure it like 3.1, of course you would not use many of its features then. I...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 May 2017, 11:21
Replies: 88
Views: 5,849
Posted By OlafSch
Magellan too (and is working on Aros 68k)

Magellan too (and is working on Aros 68k)
Forum: News 12 May 2017, 13:53
Replies: 442
Views: 36,278
Posted By OlafSch
@alpine I would say it this way... if 3.1...

@alpine

I would say it this way... if 3.1 sources would really be open sourced in the future (what would be a wonder) then all good but it should not people hinder to enjoy what they have and...
Forum: News 12 May 2017, 13:02
Replies: 442
Views: 36,278
Posted By OlafSch
I do not believe that there will be many forks...

I do not believe that there will be many forks because there are no developers left. And there must be good reasons to fork because this has both advantages and disadvantages for the group who wants...
Forum: Amiga scene 11 May 2017, 15:09
Replies: 252
Views: 16,759
Posted By OlafSch
@grelbfarlk AfA-OS is a backport of Aros...

@grelbfarlk

AfA-OS is a backport of Aros sources to 3.1, f.e. Themeing in Amikit is based on this. Aros distributions run fine on 3.X as long you do not use specific components like Zune (the open...
Forum: News 10 May 2017, 13:09
Replies: 442
Views: 36,278
Posted By OlafSch
@alpine yes on Vampire with hardware in...

@alpine

yes on Vampire with hardware in development it makes more sense. But still it could be used even on current amigas as long as they have some ram and say 68030. But of course that is...
Forum: News 10 May 2017, 12:39
Replies: 442
Views: 36,278
Posted By OlafSch
@alpine You seem not fully read the postings...

@alpine

You seem not fully read the postings ;)

the problem for me is not if it becomes open source or not, I would not contribute propably because I have a different interest but I have no...
Forum: News 10 May 2017, 11:35
Replies: 442
Views: 36,278
Posted By OlafSch
As Wawa mentioned there is no "classic", there...

As Wawa mentioned there is no "classic", there are amigas and clones ;)

Regarding open sourcing of 3.1 read this:...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 May 2017, 12:05
Replies: 252
Views: 16,759
Posted By OlafSch
we cannot make any judgements without knowing the...

we cannot make any judgements without knowing the contracts... perhaps they do not own it but have a veto or at least think so. In any case Hyperion means trouble...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 May 2017, 12:02
Replies: 252
Views: 16,759
Posted By OlafSch
the solution ...

the solution
http://www.apollo-core.com/knowledge.php?b=1&note=5580

they catapulted themselves out of the game

game over and soon history ;)
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