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Forum: support.Other 26 October 2020, 22:10
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Posted By PeterK
Did you call the Picasso96Mode preferences...

Did you call the Picasso96Mode preferences program already?

It's not required to do that on WinUAE, but I think you have to make the settings there for real hardware in order to get the...
Forum: Coders. System 24 October 2020, 19:29
Replies: 3,572
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Posted By PeterK
Which versions are showing these glitches? ...

Which versions are showing these glitches?

Are you using FastIPrefs or the WBPattern that comes with it or the original OS 3.1 IPrefs and WBPattern?

Are the icons displayed correctly without a...
Forum: Coders. System 24 October 2020, 13:05
Replies: 3,572
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Posted By PeterK
Thanks Carlo, good to know that installing wrong...

Thanks Carlo, good to know that installing wrong datatype files can have such strange side effects.

I've also found another conflict with WB 3.1: Birdie patches some drawing functions in a way...
Forum: Coders. System 22 October 2020, 13:31
Replies: 3,572
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Posted By PeterK
Sorry, NiRTGset is a hack for non-RTG systems and...

Sorry, NiRTGset is a hack for non-RTG systems and FBlit only.

Don't use NiRTGset or FBlit on a real RTG system with P96 or CGX4.

Concerning the planar images, there must be something else going...
Forum: Coders. System 22 October 2020, 12:45
Replies: 3,572
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Posted By PeterK
PNG icons have no planar images, that are OS4...

PNG icons have no planar images, that are OS4 icons with bad planar images from AfA, I guess. Btw, looks not like a TrueColor screen anymore.
Forum: support.Apps 21 October 2020, 19:16
Replies: 13
Views: 3,077
Posted By PeterK
Ok, maybe the mods have removed the file because...

Ok, maybe the mods have removed the file because it's the registered MagicWB version ... and we both will be banned from EAB soon ... :D

... but honx is still there ...
Forum: Coders. System 21 October 2020, 18:54
Replies: 3,572
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Posted By PeterK
Hi Carlo, is that a Workbench 3.1? Usually,...

Hi Carlo, is that a Workbench 3.1?

Usually, on 3.9/3.1.4 you would use Prefs/Workbench to set the frame size or to switch it off completely.

But on your screenshot the borders are disabled and...
Forum: support.Apps 21 October 2020, 13:49
Replies: 13
Views: 3,077
Posted By PeterK
Hmm? That's interesting, because I had made an...

Hmm? That's interesting, because I had made an upload of the same archive to the Zone already 11 days ago and didn't remove it yet.

This must be a bug in the forum software, because your newer...
Forum: Coders. System 20 October 2020, 14:08
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
No, I want to keep freeware free of charges. I...

No, I want to keep freeware free of charges. I make no deals in profit taking and I don't like the fleece of black sheep.


Really? Be honest, you need it for AmiKit XE on Vampire. AfA_OS will...
Forum: Coders. System 17 October 2020, 18:53
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
540 removed: There was a bug report about crashes...

540 removed: There was a bug report about crashes under Aros 68k with DOpus 5.82 on Vampire. I couldn't get any information yet on how to reproduce it, and it still works for me without problems.
...
Forum: request.Apps 15 October 2020, 13:15
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By PeterK
On 3.1.4.x or 3.9 you can simply enable MWB...

On 3.1.4.x or 3.9 you can simply enable MWB colors in Prefs/Workbench and use ClickForColors once and then save Prefs/Palette, too.

FullPalette is only required on other systems or if you need to...
Forum: Coders. System 12 October 2020, 22:21
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
I don't know what has happened with MUIMapparium...

I don't know what has happened with MUIMapparium and its author, but I can live with criticism. And if there is a shit storm because some people don't like my decision to boycott AmiKit X/XE I won't...
Forum: Coders. System 12 October 2020, 20:57
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
THX, I think the devs already explained the most...

THX, I think the devs already explained the most important changes for icon.library to me and I'm not in a hurry if some more features should follow. No need to set them under pressure. It's still...
Forum: Coders. System 12 October 2020, 20:24
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Excellent, looks perfect! Yes, I know that...

Excellent, looks perfect!

Yes, I know that Wanderer can't arrange icons with different sizes as clever as Workbench can. The most important Wanderer setting for drawers is to use "list icons...
Forum: request.Apps 12 October 2020, 14:54
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By PeterK
Yes, a 030 at 50 MHz should be fast enough with...

Yes, a 030 at 50 MHz should be fast enough with my FastWB version to use PNG or OS4 icons on Hi/TrueColor screens. Just try it out with some icon sets. I could only emulate a 28 MHz system on WinUAE...
Forum: Coders. System 12 October 2020, 13:16
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Thanks gulliver, I'm already in contact with some...

Thanks gulliver, I'm already in contact with some of the devs, who seem to be busy now. I've tested the new feature as far as I can and it should work, but I can wait until OS 3.2 is done and...
Forum: request.Apps 11 October 2020, 22:55
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By PeterK
Ok, that would be better, but NewIcons are only...

Ok, that would be better, but NewIcons are only the second worst. :D

Why not trying ColorIcons or if you have a fast CPU then PNG or OS4 icons for best quality ?
Forum: Coders. System 11 October 2020, 22:45
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Update to icon.library 46.4.540: The...

Update to icon.library 46.4.540:

The TrueColor versions are now able to save the preview images of Eastern icons in the OS4 format if zlib.library v3.2 from Aminet is installed. Then it's also...
Forum: request.Apps 10 October 2020, 18:56
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By PeterK
Hmm, unfortunately Picasso II seems not to be...

Hmm, unfortunately Picasso II seems not to be capable to do non-interlaced Hi/TrueColor in higher resolutions than 800x600. 8-bit modes on graphic cards are just a compromise of quality, resolution...
Forum: request.Apps 10 October 2020, 14:42
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By PeterK
Which OS version do you use and how many colors...

Which OS version do you use and how many colors has your screenmode?

The MagicWB demon was once responsible for setting the MWB colors and locking the pens, but I think it was also causing...
Forum: request.Apps 10 October 2020, 12:47
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By PeterK
Ok, uploaded to the zone ... ... but why do...

Ok, uploaded to the zone ...

... but why do you need that? There are lots of free MWB icon collections on Aminet and I won't recommend to use the MagicWB demon for locking the colors. Better use...
Forum: support.Apps 07 October 2020, 12:41
Replies: 589
Views: 121,285
Posted By PeterK
@pgf_666 Why do you dig out an old bug report...

@pgf_666
Why do you dig out an old bug report from SpeedGeek posted in May 2011 on #92?
That bug has already been fixed long ago:
http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=756312&postcount=133

No...
Forum: Coders. System 06 October 2020, 11:31
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Thanks Carlo, you're my best agent for...

Thanks Carlo, you're my best agent for icon.library issues :great
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 September 2020, 20:45
Replies: 28
Views: 1,206
Posted By PeterK
Just move the mouse pointer over the close button...

Just move the mouse pointer over the close button and click it to kill WinUAE:
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 September 2020, 15:46
Replies: 28
Views: 1,206
Posted By PeterK
If I can't get the task manager then I use...

If I can't get the task manager then I use <Alt><Tab> to get the open Windows/Screens, keep <Alt> pressed down, and move with the mouse into the upper right corner of the WinUAE preview window where...
Forum: News 26 September 2020, 18:08
Replies: 4
Views: 1,112
Posted By PeterK
Nice, could be useful for new users. :great ...

Nice, could be useful for new users. :great

You should also introduce it on a Polish website like https://www.exec.pl/amiga_news.jsp
Forum: Amiga scene 14 September 2020, 18:32
Replies: 19
Views: 982
Posted By PeterK
More than 15 years ago I once downloaded an HDF...

More than 15 years ago I once downloaded an HDF image based on OS 3.9 from a French website and found 113 files on it infected with Ebola, removed them ... and then looked for more usable things on...
Forum: support.Other 08 September 2020, 20:04
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By PeterK
WB 45.194 still works on OS 3.1, just tested it...

WB 45.194 still works on OS 3.1, just tested it successfully. But, of course, it needs a new icon.library, too (not v40).
Forum: support.Other 08 September 2020, 19:12
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By PeterK
The last original workbench.library of OS 3.9 BB1...

The last original workbench.library of OS 3.9 BB1 was 45.127, which was still compiled for 68000 = any CPU.

Later Mikolaj Calusinski fixed some bugs (ie. memleaks, not usable in ROM etc.), but he...
Forum: support.Other 08 September 2020, 16:08
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By PeterK
Your 3.1.4 system should be ok. ...

Your 3.1.4 system should be ok.

Unfortunately, the workbench.libraries 45.133 - 45.138 all have introduced new bugs.

For your 3.9 system you can either use WB 45.132 (68020+ only) from my...
Forum: Coders. System 29 August 2020, 13:17
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
... then he can continue doing his business as...

... then he can continue doing his business as usual.

No, we have discussed that already some years ago when Jan started to take 30 € for Amikit X. But he wants to earn money with his distro,...
Forum: Coders. System 27 August 2020, 11:31
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Indeed, it's very stupid to buy freeware and pay...

Indeed, it's very stupid to buy freeware and pay 30, 50 or up to 80 € for Amikit.
Forum: Coders. System 26 August 2020, 19:03
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
It should be no problem to install a new version...

It should be no problem to install a new version on Amikit 1-8, but on Amikit X and XE you can only use my libraries up to the current Build 538.

It will not be allowed to install future versions...
Forum: Coders. System 26 August 2020, 12:02
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Looks as if you're well supplied with fruits,...

Looks as if you're well supplied with fruits, veggies, wine and sun shine. What a nice life. :)

Regarding the corrupted PCD thumbnail in the root folder, I can confirm that, I had that too, but...
Forum: Coders. System 25 August 2020, 23:39
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Maybe you have a broken PCD descriptor file in...

Maybe you have a broken PCD descriptor file in Devs:datatypes or none at all?

Drink some red wine at listen to your favorite music, that solves all these problems. I'm going to do that now like...
Forum: support.Apps 25 August 2020, 21:52
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By PeterK
Sorry, it was more than 20 years ago when I wrote...

Sorry, it was more than 20 years ago when I wrote my last Arexx scripts and at that time I still had a big Arexx manual from OS 2.x, but I don't have that anymore and my memories are lossy, so maybe...
Forum: Coders. System 25 August 2020, 19:14
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Yes, recently I also stumbled upon the version...

Yes, recently I also stumbled upon the version numbers of the PCD datatype, because for some reason I had 43.14 installed, but also found 44.3 in my storage. Now I'm testing 44.3 again, but both seem...
Forum: support.Apps 25 August 2020, 15:02
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By PeterK
Icon.library offers the functions FindToolType()...

Icon.library offers the functions FindToolType() and MatchToolValue(), and with Arexx it should be possible to open any library of the system and use its functions, if I remember that correctly, but...
Forum: Coders. System 25 August 2020, 12:21
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Hi Carlo, no, of course, an old Aros 68k...

Hi Carlo,

no, of course, an old Aros 68k distro can not offer this feature, which was introduced last year. It was one of your threads here, where you reported that Aros, Wanderer and the original...
Forum: Coders. System 20 August 2020, 14:07
Replies: 3,572
Views: 522,862
Posted By PeterK
Announcement about Amikit X and XE: Any...

Announcement about Amikit X and XE:

Any support for my icon.library installed on Amikit X or Amikit XE ends now! Distributing or installing future versions or newer builds of my library on Amikit...
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