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Forum: support.Hardware Today, 16:23
Replies: 1
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Posted By trixster
I've used a V5 and a V6 SCSI2SD on my A3000, and...

I've used a V5 and a V6 SCSI2SD on my A3000, and I've also used an Acard 7720UW. The V5 appears to max out at about 1.1mb/s, as it can only work asynchronously; the V6 and the Acard should be able to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 12:23
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By trixster
http://qubeserver.com/Qube/qubeftp.php?method=getf...

http://qubeserver.com/Qube/qubeftp.php?method=getfile&dir=%2FCommercial%20Games%2FADF&file=Zarch%20and%20Golf.zip
Forum: support.Hardware Yesterday, 20:38
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By trixster
The Picasso IV looks perfect to me, I can't see...

The Picasso IV looks perfect to me, I can't see any contamination on that.

The battery residue looks quite wide-spread on the motherboard, out to U701 and possibly U216. You can also see it...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 May 2018, 17:06
Replies: 2,078
Views: 187,340
Posted By trixster
I like that suggestion grelbfarlk, it gets a good...

I like that suggestion grelbfarlk, it gets a good write up on tomshardware, and this guy has produced an interesting looking 3d-printed bracket to fit it into the existing space along with the...
Forum: support.Hardware 23 May 2018, 23:05
Replies: 2,078
Views: 187,340
Posted By trixster
Nice one, thanks for the info :great

Nice one, thanks for the info :great
Forum: Amiga scene 23 May 2018, 13:33
Replies: 121
Views: 5,267
Posted By trixster
The A3000 feels like the complete package.

The A3000 feels like the complete package.
Forum: support.Hardware 23 May 2018, 13:31
Replies: 2,078
Views: 187,340
Posted By trixster
Likewise, I'd be up for one if it's a...

Likewise, I'd be up for one if it's a requirement/recommended solution for son-of-rapture. Ive got a Ramix 239/f though so I'm not sure what else stedy's project will bring over the ramix?

Couple...
Forum: Coders. Releases 22 May 2018, 21:38
Replies: 231
Views: 17,801
Posted By trixster
12% is a very worthwhile improvement when you're...

12% is a very worthwhile improvement when you're hovering around the 18-23fps mark like Quake3 on a 400mhz sonnet. Again, great work Cowcat! :) In one week I will be back home and able to try out all...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 May 2018, 02:17
Replies: 2,078
Views: 187,340
Posted By trixster
Ha! I didn't say I'd got a rapture! I'm just...

Ha! I didn't say I'd got a rapture! I'm just interested to know how many sonnets and raptures are out there :)
Forum: support.Hardware 22 May 2018, 02:05
Replies: 2,078
Views: 187,340
Posted By trixster
We could do with a list to show what hw people...

We could do with a list to show what hw people have. It would be interesting to see how many have a rapture set up now.
Forum: support.Hardware 21 May 2018, 23:05
Replies: 2,078
Views: 187,340
Posted By trixster
Wrangler, you've tried the Toccata in the system...

Wrangler, you've tried the Toccata in the system without the rapture also in there? Did the seller mention any instabilities, or sold as fully working? Want me to give it a try in my A3000?
Forum: Amiga scene 21 May 2018, 20:01
Replies: 75
Views: 2,909
Posted By trixster
For me, the entire point of Amiga (and other old...

For me, the entire point of Amiga (and other old systems) is using the original hardware. Getting the most (or more through expansion) of the hardware is what makes it fun. But I think emulation is...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 May 2018, 17:33
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By trixster
Another option is you could see which of us...

Another option is you could see which of us UK-based owners are close to you and see if we can take a look at the machine in person?

I'm in York, so if you're near me I'd be happy to lend a hand....
Forum: support.Hardware 21 May 2018, 17:29
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By trixster
Hi again Fluffy. Whilst it's possible damage...

Hi again Fluffy.

Whilst it's possible damage occurred during power-up, the discharge from the battery is indicative of long-term leakage. It's a known issue with old varta and varta-style...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 May 2018, 14:34
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By trixster
Great find fluffy! The first thing to do is...

Great find fluffy!

The first thing to do is remove the motherboard and use some snips to remove that dead barrel battery.

Then you can use something like white vinegar on a soft brush to...
Forum: Coders. Releases 19 May 2018, 19:58
Replies: 231
Views: 17,801
Posted By trixster
Great work Cowcat!

Great work Cowcat!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 May 2018, 20:43
Replies: 63
Views: 2,339
Posted By trixster
Yes indeed, commodore had rested on its laurels...

Yes indeed, commodore had rested on its laurels for too long. For many amiga fans (not all) the A1200 looked good, but compared to the competition it was too little too late. Megadrive and SNES were...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 May 2018, 19:22
Replies: 63
Views: 2,339
Posted By trixster
It might make a difference to myst, it might not....

It might make a difference to myst, it might not. worth a try. in the sonnet thread we have found that voodoo 3's seem to work better in 16bit for some games.

Comparing ADoomPPC on a c.200mhz ppc...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 May 2018, 19:05
Replies: 121
Views: 5,267
Posted By trixster
Yeah, maybe. To my mind the A3000 has enough, it...

Yeah, maybe. To my mind the A3000 has enough, it was more of a shame that the A4000 didn't get the Amber flicker fixer and SCSI.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 May 2018, 14:05
Replies: 121
Views: 5,267
Posted By trixster
The A3000 is a thing of beauty.

The A3000 is a thing of beauty.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 May 2018, 01:03
Replies: 63
Views: 2,339
Posted By trixster
You gents need to see about getting a sonnet or a...

You gents need to see about getting a sonnet or a rapture card....
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 May 2018, 01:02
Replies: 63
Views: 2,339
Posted By trixster
Search for threads by cowcat on here, there's a...

Search for threads by cowcat on here, there's a thread about blitzquake

Are you running your Voodoo in 16bit? Other modes don't seem to work correctly.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 May 2018, 22:40
Replies: 63
Views: 2,339
Posted By trixster
Hmm, it sounds like maybe you're not trying the...

Hmm, it sounds like maybe you're not trying the WOS version of Doom, or you need to launch it with a command line or tooltype specifying the PPC. Are you using ADoomPPC?...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 May 2018, 19:41
Replies: 63
Views: 2,339
Posted By trixster
Any ideas why you can't get it running? The WOS...

Any ideas why you can't get it running? The WOS version of Doom runs great on a sonnet so I would have thought it would work ok on a BlizzardPPC.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 May 2018, 19:39
Replies: 63
Views: 2,339
Posted By trixster
DoomAttack is a great version of doom to play but...

DoomAttack is a great version of doom to play but it keeps the 35fps cap of the original engine. Try Boom, ZDoom or Odamex for uncapped versions.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 16 May 2018, 19:35
Replies: 50
Views: 2,386
Posted By trixster
Thanks for posting this Neil, very interesting!...

Thanks for posting this Neil, very interesting! Looks great!
Forum: support.Games 15 May 2018, 21:02
Replies: 18
Views: 2,229
Posted By trixster
The best thing about Laser Squad is the fabulous...

The best thing about Laser Squad is the fabulous music.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 May 2018, 17:29
Replies: 5,666
Views: 865,549
Posted By trixster
I am away with work for a number of months, so...

I am away with work for a number of months, so I've got little to spend my cash on (except the mortgage and the bills) other than highly important retro-computing bits and bobs! :)
Forum: support.Games 12 May 2018, 17:25
Replies: 23
Views: 345
Posted By trixster
It was not an unnecessary jab whatsoever. There...

It was not an unnecessary jab whatsoever. There was zero intention to mock. It was an attempt to help you get more responses when you draw a blank and come to the forum looking for help.

I have...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 May 2018, 17:10
Replies: 5,666
Views: 865,549
Posted By trixster
Not quite today, but here's a list of stuff i've...

Not quite today, but here's a list of stuff i've bought over the last few weeks:

Ati Mach64 2mb for the GoldenGate 486SLC

Arm3 processor for my Acorn A3000

An Acorn Atom with colour board,...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 May 2018, 17:05
Replies: 5,666
Views: 865,549
Posted By trixster
Yes! Good man :) One of the truly great upgrades.

Yes! Good man :) One of the truly great upgrades.
Forum: support.Games 12 May 2018, 17:00
Replies: 23
Views: 345
Posted By trixster
nathanm, I can't help but feel you might be well...

nathanm, I can't help but feel you might be well served by spending some time researching WinUAE, getting a better understadning of how Amiga DOS and Workbench operate, and by checking old threads...
Forum: support.WinUAE 11 May 2018, 22:32
Replies: 20
Views: 445
Posted By trixster
When you installed picasso96 was there an option...

When you installed picasso96 was there an option to install it for ueagfx? I'm doing this from memory as i'm 8000 miles from my amigas. if there is, use that. that should install the uaegfx monitor...
Forum: support.WinUAE 11 May 2018, 22:17
Replies: 20
Views: 445
Posted By trixster
He's not talking about in WinUAE. Set up WinUAE...

He's not talking about in WinUAE. Set up WinUAE like in the picture. Then boot the Amiga. Install Picasso96, I think there should be an option to use UAEGfx. Reboot the Amiga. Go into workbench prefs...
Forum: support.Games 11 May 2018, 21:40
Replies: 63
Views: 918
Posted By trixster
Having an FPU installed makes precisely zero...

Having an FPU installed makes precisely zero difference to Doom.

I'd be interested to see a video of DoomAttack running on a 50mhz 030. IIRC it was not particularly quick on my 25mhz 040.

Have...
Forum: support.Games 11 May 2018, 20:31
Replies: 63
Views: 918
Posted By trixster
For help with WinUAE you should ask in the WinUAE...

For help with WinUAE you should ask in the WinUAE subforum.
Forum: support.Games 11 May 2018, 19:58
Replies: 63
Views: 918
Posted By trixster
It will never be 'playable' on an 020 amiga, even...

It will never be 'playable' on an 020 amiga, even with a tiny window. It will be a slideshow. Does your real A1200 have the stock 14mhz 020, or do you have an accelerator card with a faster 020 on...
Forum: support.Games 11 May 2018, 19:22
Replies: 63
Views: 918
Posted By trixster
Without knowing how you've setup your Amiga and...

Without knowing how you've setup your Amiga and what hardware you're using it's a little difficult to give precise step-by-step instructions on how to use DoomAttack.

Does your system meet the...
Forum: support.Games 10 May 2018, 17:42
Replies: 63
Views: 918
Posted By trixster
http://aminet.net/package/game/shoot/DoomAttack

http://aminet.net/package/game/shoot/DoomAttack
Forum: support.Hardware 09 May 2018, 17:23
Replies: 2,078
Views: 187,340
Posted By trixster
Sonnet G3 400/512k (I think) for sale on Amibay: ...

Sonnet G3 400/512k (I think) for sale on Amibay:

http://www.amibay.com/showthread.php?99644-Sonnet-Crescendo-7200
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