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Forum: Coders. C/C++ 19 January 2021, 23:51
Replies: 5
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Posted By thomas
You do it like this: ULONG timersig =...

You do it like this:


ULONG timersig = 1L<<timerPort->mp_SigBit;
ULONG sig = Wait(SIGBREAKF_CTRL_C | timersig);

/**
* Signal from the timer
*/
if (sig & timersig)
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 14 January 2021, 00:15
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By thomas
The C language does not know strings. You cannot...

The C language does not know strings. You cannot assign strings using the = operator in C.

A STRPTR is a pointer to an array of characters. By assigning fileName to fib_FileName you let the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 13 January 2021, 11:59
Replies: 11
Views: 365
Posted By thomas
In Prefs/Workbench there is an "enable MagicWB...

In Prefs/Workbench there is an "enable MagicWB colors" checkbox. It will fix the drawers and the order_form icon.

To get the Eric Schwartz icons correctly, there is an icon on the CD which changes...
Forum: support.Hardware 11 January 2021, 17:23
Replies: 2
Views: 238
Posted By thomas
It's simply a bad block on the disk. These old...

It's simply a bad block on the disk. These old harddrives did not have smart firmwares which can mask out bad blocks automatically. They behave like floppy drives with read errors: try to recalibrate...
Forum: support.Other 10 January 2021, 11:40
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By thomas
You shouldn't use duplicate names. Your Storage_2...

You shouldn't use duplicate names. Your Storage_2 partition is not mounted because your Storage_1 partition has the name Storage_2 already taken as a volume name.
(Why did you format Storage_1 as...
Forum: support.Other 10 January 2021, 09:59
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By thomas
Most likely you made a mistake in 3.1 which did...

Most likely you made a mistake in 3.1 which did not show up because of its limitations and the behaviour in 3.9 is correct.

Run this and attach the report here:...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 09 January 2021, 20:48
Replies: 13
Views: 435
Posted By thomas
It belongs to Utilities, not C. Or just replace...

It belongs to Utilities, not C.
Or just replace the old version by the new version, wherever it is.
Forum: support.WinUAE 09 January 2021, 11:01
Replies: 2
Views: 247
Posted By thomas
Make sure to use a Kickstart for A4000D, not for...

Make sure to use a Kickstart for A4000D, not for A4000T. The tower variant needs a special disk set with workbench.library on disk.
Forum: project.WHDLoad 08 January 2021, 18:26
Replies: 13
Views: 435
Posted By thomas
That's bad coding style. Tell the author to read...

That's bad coding style. Tell the author to read the style guide and let him correct his script.

Installer 44.10 is included in the OS 3.9 NDK:...
Forum: support.Other 03 January 2021, 18:21
Replies: 4
Views: 436
Posted By thomas
assign >NIL: exists art: if not warn if...

assign >NIL: exists art:
if not warn
if exists art:art-startup
execute art:art-startup
endif
endif
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 January 2021, 14:24
Replies: 478
Views: 94,086
Posted By thomas
A config with Voodoo gfx card which worked with...

A config with Voodoo gfx card which worked with beta 13 now gurus 0100000C and hangs at black screen.
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 January 2021, 17:00
Replies: 478
Views: 94,086
Posted By thomas
Yes, seems like disabling JIT fixes it.

Yes, seems like disabling JIT fixes it.
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 January 2021, 15:36
Replies: 478
Views: 94,086
Posted By thomas
I get major graphics corruption with PicassoIV...

I get major graphics corruption with PicassoIV emulation in all 4.5.0 betas.

However, in 4.4.0 the screenshot is not saved correctly if "before filtering" is checked.

Logs, config and test ADF...
Forum: support.Hardware 29 December 2020, 21:49
Replies: 2
Views: 204
Posted By thomas
You could have tried to LoadModule...

You could have tried to LoadModule workbench.library from floppy disk and then boot from the virtual disk.
Forum: support.Hardware 25 December 2020, 18:11
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By thomas
It's rather the other way round. The card reader...

It's rather the other way round. The card reader or the USB jack is broken and unmounts/remounts repeatedly. Everytime it remounts Windows issues the Format prompt.

Try another USB socket or...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 December 2020, 12:41
Replies: 17
Views: 893
Posted By thomas
The main issue is the file system. The WIFI part...

The main issue is the file system. The WIFI part of the card allows access to the files on the card, not to the card itself. This means the card must have an MBR partition table and a FAT partition,...
Forum: support.WinUAE 23 December 2020, 13:22
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By thomas
On the Expansions page next to A2091 select...

On the Expansions page next to A2091 select DMAC-02. The Guru ROM does not work with DMAC-01.
Forum: support.Other 20 December 2020, 19:05
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By thomas
Zorro card recognition is not done by Workbench....

Zorro card recognition is not done by Workbench. It's done by expansion.library before startup-sequence even starts. A delay in startup-sequence changes nothing.

A better workaround would be to...
Forum: request.Other 19 December 2020, 17:38
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By thomas
https://aros.sourceforge.io/nightly1.php

https://aros.sourceforge.io/nightly1.php
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 December 2020, 23:25
Replies: 222
Views: 13,459
Posted By thomas
I do not have any tooltypes (except...

I do not have any tooltypes (except BOARDTYPE=Voodoo) and it switches automatically to the gfx card on boot.
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 December 2020, 15:00
Replies: 222
Views: 13,459
Posted By thomas
Rumors say that Elbox drivers use Voodoo RAM for...

Rumors say that Elbox drivers use Voodoo RAM for PCI DMA.

Ticking "Full PCI DMA" on the expansions page changed behaviour. It now sounds like it plays the first frame repeatedly. Apparently it...
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 December 2020, 13:54
Replies: 222
Views: 13,459
Posted By thomas
Voodoo 3 gfx works perfectly (P96 / 2D) but sound...

Voodoo 3 gfx works perfectly (P96 / 2D) but sound output is broken. Both FM801 and ES1370 only output noise. With 16 bit settings they output white noise, with 8 bit settings they output a buzzing...
Forum: support.WinUAE 15 December 2020, 15:49
Replies: 478
Views: 94,086
Posted By thomas
Where has the mainboard RAM gone? Trying to...

Where has the mainboard RAM gone? Trying to configure an A4000 without accelerator but I cannot add Fast RAM. Only Z2/Z3 is available from the drop down menu.
Forum: support.Apps 14 December 2020, 11:45
Replies: 2
Views: 350
Posted By thomas
A specific mod file or all files?

A specific mod file or all files?
Forum: Coders. General 14 December 2020, 10:29
Replies: 10
Views: 2,071
Posted By thomas
If your main target is native graphics and it...

If your main target is native graphics and it should only run on gfx cards, too, then you should stay away from RTG. Concentrate on graphics.library functions and just follow some easy rules.

Use...
Forum: request.Apps 12 December 2020, 16:00
Replies: 14
Views: 2,902
Posted By thomas
It goes offline after 30 minutes.

It goes offline after 30 minutes.
Forum: support.WinUAE 10 December 2020, 08:59
Replies: 478
Views: 94,086
Posted By thomas
Here is my test config. It gives checksum error...

Here is my test config. It gives checksum error in disk block 1765.

If I remove Z2 RAM I get Setpatch error 7364.

If I add Slow RAM it boots without issues.
Forum: request.Other 10 December 2020, 08:22
Replies: 2
Views: 507
Posted By thomas
You can make your own. Create empty file called...

You can make your own. Create empty file called cyberstormppc.rom. Select this as Cyberstorm PPC ROM file. Boot without startup-sequence. Run a flash update. Rescan ROMs.
...
Forum: support.WinUAE 09 December 2020, 22:04
Replies: 478
Views: 94,086
Posted By thomas
There's still some issue with this. It only works...

There's still some issue with this. It only works if the only non-chip RAM is Slow RAM. If you remove Slow RAM and/or if you add Z2 RAM it creates read errors and all kinds of related errors...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 08 December 2020, 19:25
Replies: 12
Views: 632
Posted By thomas
If the size of the array is a power of two you...

If the size of the array is a power of two you could use the & operator instead of %.


int n = 1 << 8;
int mask = n - 1;

for (int i = 0; i < n; i++) {
int a = x[i];
int b = x[(i +...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 23 November 2020, 22:34
Replies: 11
Views: 657
Posted By thomas
Why do you say it does not exist? You make it...

Why do you say it does not exist? You make it exist kust by that line.

The line is just a short form of


Model *wibble;
wibble = (Model *)wibble;
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 23 November 2020, 19:33
Replies: 11
Views: 657
Posted By thomas
In case you missed my post: your code is doing...

In case you missed my post: your code is doing what you expect. Your debug output is wrong.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 23 November 2020, 19:29
Replies: 11
Views: 657
Posted By thomas
KPrintF(" ...

KPrintF(" eurofighterBSPModelData.modelData.numVertices = %d"

This should read %ld, like in the other places.

The code is correct, the debugging isn't.
Forum: support.Apps 22 November 2020, 20:01
Replies: 3
Views: 565
Posted By thomas
Rendering is done by picture.datatype, not by the...

Rendering is done by picture.datatype, not by the sub classes. You get similar results if you install the picture.datatype which comes with Picasso96.
Forum: Coders. System 22 November 2020, 15:17
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By thomas
The concept of tag lists was introduced with 2.0...

The concept of tag lists was introduced with 2.0 but there is no reason to not use them in 1.3, too. A tag list is only an array of longwords after all.
Forum: support.Apps 22 November 2020, 10:31
Replies: 1
Views: 388
Posted By thomas
What this page describes is far from a simple...

What this page describes is far from a simple shell program. The source code shows how to replace the shell, it does not run inside a shell. And it is for AmigaOS 4, it probably won't work on...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 November 2020, 18:18
Replies: 41
Views: 1,814
Posted By thomas
This cannot be the case here. Blinking power LED...

This cannot be the case here. Blinking power LED means the CPU is running and executing Kickstart. Some other hardware fails and causes AmigaOS to crash (ten blinks) and reboot (longer pause between...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 15 November 2020, 17:15
Replies: 44
Views: 2,900
Posted By thomas
I once looked at the algorithm used by C64 Basic....

I once looked at the algorithm used by C64 Basic. It's really simple: it takes the 32bit seed, EORs it by a large random number (probably a prime number) and orders the bytes backward.

The seed...
Forum: support.WinUAE 15 November 2020, 10:55
Replies: 14
Views: 1,081
Posted By thomas
The first message appears if you add a second...

The first message appears if you add a second harddrive to the same controller and the first one has the "last drive" flag set. This flag tells the driver to stop scanning for devices so that your...
Forum: support.Apps 13 November 2020, 15:21
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By thomas
This probably means that the app has an icon...

This probably means that the app has an icon which has the "run from shell" option set.

In your screenshot it shows that the app is run as a CLI program, of course without any prompt.

I don't...
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