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Forum: News 17 April 2018, 09:41
Replies: 48
Views: 6,843
Posted By chiark
Blame the editor... :D (That'll have been me,...

Blame the editor... :D
(That'll have been me, then - at least for the Amiga Years)
Forum: Hardware mods 27 March 2018, 12:03
Replies: 86
Views: 10,487
Posted By chiark
I've just gone fetched my hat, so I can take it...

I've just gone fetched my hat, so I can take it off to you sir. That is quite some feat. Astonishing.

Well done! What's next :D
Forum: support.WinUAE 26 March 2018, 22:34
Replies: 7
Views: 776
Posted By chiark
That beta fixes the crash in 3.6.1 - thanks! 32...

That beta fixes the crash in 3.6.1 - thanks! 32 bit works right out of the box.
If I run 64 I still get a black screen, but on checking settings the A3k quickstart based setup I'd created was using...
Forum: support.WinUAE 25 March 2018, 17:55
Replies: 7
Views: 776
Posted By chiark
Thanks Toni, I'll check this evening and let you...

Thanks Toni, I'll check this evening and let you know. I can send you a working HDF if that would help?
Forum: support.WinUAE 22 March 2018, 11:40
Replies: 7
Views: 776
Posted By chiark
Thanks Toni! egs.library is v7.9, and the...

Thanks Toni! egs.library is v7.9, and the readme.egs has the date 27 May 1994 in it. Cutting edge :) - it's from the install disks with the SD64, and I can zip/send it if it helps.
Forum: News 19 March 2018, 23:08
Replies: 16
Views: 1,576
Posted By chiark
Glad Tahoe's still got the board :D ! Brilliant...

Glad Tahoe's still got the board :D ! Brilliant stuff, Toni.
Forum: support.WinUAE 19 March 2018, 22:59
Replies: 7
Views: 776
Posted By chiark
3.6.1 RTG Crashes winUAE...

My config crashes and creates a crash dump on 3.6.1 32 bit when I enable RTG for Piccolo SD64 in Z3 mode. The hard file has EGS installed. With 3.6.1 x64 WinUAE crashes and windows stops execution...
Forum: News 23 February 2018, 13:31
Replies: 22
Views: 2,964
Posted By chiark
There's been an update to the CPLD:...

There's been an update to the CPLD: http://wiki.icomp.de/wiki/Buddha#CPLD_Upgrade
To program this, at the moment you will need a JTAG programmer, and also to adapt the cable to the Buddha pinout... ...
Forum: Collections 11 January 2018, 22:54
Replies: 554
Views: 45,599
Posted By chiark
Wow! Just... Wow! Saw this on facebook but...

Wow! Just... Wow! Saw this on facebook but wanted to say a huge thank you to everyone involved in this preservation.

Definitely interested to see the demo source :D
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 May 2017, 13:01
Replies: 16
Views: 2,082
Posted By chiark
Oh blimey, they are so, so recognisable from...

Oh blimey, they are so, so recognisable from early demos :D . Made me smile, thanks for that. (Close your eyes and you see bouncing copper lists, scrolly text and vu meters :D )
Forum: News 12 May 2017, 12:56
Replies: 48
Views: 6,843
Posted By chiark
I certainly can see your point of view. I guess...

I certainly can see your point of view. I guess having been a little involved in a very peripheral way I am more trusting that this really will be excellent, and also be delivered.
Forum: News 11 May 2017, 20:54
Replies: 48
Views: 6,843
Posted By chiark
He is doing that. Every backer will get book 1...

He is doing that. Every backer will get book 1 and book 2 as an ebook, as I understand it. There is still editing to do no matter whether they're split or not, which will hopefully change your...
Forum: News 11 May 2017, 15:14
Replies: 48
Views: 6,843
Posted By chiark
The choice was there: have it edited down to half...

The choice was there: have it edited down to half the story size, or split it in two books. I think the split is the right choice given the sheer volume of material that Brian has pulled together. ...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 May 2017, 12:59
Replies: 120
Views: 9,018
Posted By chiark
The 500 was revolutionary, and at the time there...

The 500 was revolutionary, and at the time there was nothing that could touch it for power - from hardware, or OS perspective, or hackability and sheer elegance of operation. I do look at the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 May 2017, 13:28
Replies: 16
Views: 2,082
Posted By chiark
Big thumbs up! Top work Mark, and it'd be...

Big thumbs up! Top work Mark, and it'd be interesting to read a write-up about the sources if you fancy writing...
Forum: Amiga scene 26 April 2017, 13:14
Replies: 252
Views: 17,164
Posted By chiark
Could I ask how open sourcing 3.1 would be...

Could I ask how open sourcing 3.1 would be different from, for example, what AROS has achieved? They've been doing this for years with the 3.1 API as the basis... Take a look at their approach to...
Forum: Amiga scene 25 April 2017, 23:03
Replies: 188
Views: 22,846
Posted By chiark
How is the cynicism coming along, e-penguin? :) ...

How is the cynicism coming along, e-penguin? :)

I personally think p96 is in great hands. I don't get the crusade for opening stuff up as I can't see how it would benefit anyone. You want a modern...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 April 2017, 16:40
Replies: 188
Views: 22,846
Posted By chiark
Before you know it you'll be bitter, cynical,...

Before you know it you'll be bitter, cynical, twisted and cynical.

Oh, and cynical.
Forum: Amiga scene 21 April 2017, 00:06
Replies: 188
Views: 22,846
Posted By chiark
You're new around here, aren't you? :D I...

You're new around here, aren't you? :D

I agree, I think this is a Good Thing.

And many thanks Jens, really good to see the commitment to open the API which will help many projects. I am...
Forum: MarketPlace 12 December 2016, 10:41
Replies: 12
Views: 2,869
Posted By chiark
As per PM I'd like to collect this now I'm...

As per PM I'd like to collect this now I'm somewhat in the area ;) . Drop me a line when you get a chance - cheers!
Forum: News 23 November 2016, 18:55
Replies: 43
Views: 9,191
Posted By chiark
There's times when the Amiga community depresses...

There's times when the Amiga community depresses me, and there's times when I think, "this is freaking awesome".

new hardware design that works? Freaking awesome.
Experienced developer sharing...
Forum: News 07 October 2016, 09:43
Replies: 108
Views: 27,442
Posted By chiark
Mine arrived yesterday via "special delivery" in...

Mine arrived yesterday via "special delivery" in the UK. Quite happy with it, but the quality of the print on the poster could have been a lot better.

It seems to only be known to the Deutsche...
Forum: Amiga scene 12 July 2016, 15:59
Replies: 10
Views: 1,259
Posted By chiark
Love it! Great to see OCS stuff still alive. ...

Love it! Great to see OCS stuff still alive. Cracking graphics, code and music. Top work/
Forum: Member Introductions 02 June 2016, 12:56
Replies: 12
Views: 1,950
Posted By chiark
First Computer Centre was at Armley Park ... I...

First Computer Centre was at Armley Park ... I used to work there whilst I was a student :D . The other one on the A64 was Phoenix, which if I remember rightly was set up by a couple of guys who...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 June 2016, 10:20
Replies: 333
Views: 40,409
Posted By chiark
Alex, you're arguing from a position of practical...

Alex, you're arguing from a position of practical knowledge here... Don't go bringing facts and experience into a discussion about semantics! ;-)

Is there any chance of splitting this...
Forum: Member Introductions 01 June 2016, 15:34
Replies: 12
Views: 1,950
Posted By chiark
Greetings southerner! (Leeds here :D )

Greetings southerner! (Leeds here :D )
Forum: Amiga scene 01 June 2016, 15:11
Replies: 333
Views: 40,409
Posted By chiark
Look, I'd had a lovely supper, and all I said to...

Look, I'd had a lovely supper, and all I said to my wife was that piece of halibut was good enough for Jehovah!

Whatever you want to call it, call it that :D . I honestly couldn't care less. ...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 June 2016, 14:00
Replies: 333
Views: 40,409
Posted By chiark
Given that WinUAE can emulate a few cards...

Given that WinUAE can emulate a few cards perfectly (eg Picasso II based on the GD5428, Piccolo SD64 based on the 5434) then I guess it is possible to convert the code emulation to an FPGA emulation...
Forum: Amiga scene 31 May 2016, 14:57
Replies: 333
Views: 40,409
Posted By chiark
I've seen this happen elsewhere, not in the Amiga...

I've seen this happen elsewhere, not in the Amiga world. Before you know it, arguments happen and both sides - in fact all sides - claiming to have the good of the community on their side, and that...
Forum: Amiga scene 31 May 2016, 14:55
Replies: 333
Views: 40,409
Posted By chiark
I don't think people do... But I guess things...

I don't think people do... But I guess things get more "interesting" when money becomes involved. And then people play at law, or people misuse laws, or even have law on their side, and it all gets...
Forum: Amiga scene 31 May 2016, 14:12
Replies: 333
Views: 40,409
Posted By chiark
I think it attracts dreamers. That's no bad...

I think it attracts dreamers. That's no bad thing. My perception is that the dreamers then set a view for themselves of The Way Things Should Be, and will actively work against anything that isn't...
Forum: News 31 May 2016, 10:26
Replies: 674
Views: 118,807
Posted By chiark
Agreed. I find it interesting that there's...

Agreed. I find it interesting that there's growing interest in OCS, evidenced by the number of entries for OCS productions in demoparties going up over the last few years...
Forum: News 27 May 2016, 09:10
Replies: 674
Views: 118,807
Posted By chiark
Folks, there we go, our leader has spoken! ...

Folks, there we go, our leader has spoken! :bowdown

:banghead

I'm just grateful we're still getting absolutely wonderful stuff to tinker with from any source, for any Amiga.

(i am smiling...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 May 2016, 09:36
Replies: 397
Views: 54,925
Posted By chiark
Wonderful! Love my 500, and this is going to...

Wonderful! Love my 500, and this is going to cause a real question of whether to stick with the IDE68k + CSA MMR 030 in my favourite 500, or put a vampire in there... (There's no argument really,...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 May 2016, 13:47
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By chiark
Had a good look at the card, and it looked like...

Had a good look at the card, and it looked like the 68030 was not quite sitting square in its socket. Pushed it in, and it's working as well as ever.

How odd. Chalk that one up to experience!
Forum: support.Hardware 25 May 2016, 13:25
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By chiark
ACA1230/56 slowed down, now stopped working completely

Weird one this... I've had a 1230/56 working quite happily in my 1200 for well over a year, and being reliable as the day is long. I plugged it in, turned it on, and it has been faultless since.
...
Forum: News 29 February 2016, 20:58
Replies: 108
Views: 27,442
Posted By chiark
Must admit I'd forgotten I'd paid for this! ...

Must admit I'd forgotten I'd paid for this! Thanks for the bump... Will ask what's going on.
Forum: Amiga scene 29 January 2016, 15:33
Replies: 289
Views: 59,706
Posted By chiark
For me, the most interesting bit is the graphics...

For me, the most interesting bit is the graphics side of things: that looks hugely impressive!

Thanks for sharing. Tempted to find a cheap 600 now and get on the list, but I'd prefer a vampire...
Forum: MarketPlace 18 December 2015, 11:43
Replies: 2
Views: 723
Posted By chiark
Sold :D

Sold :D
Forum: MarketPlace 17 December 2015, 08:55
Replies: 2
Views: 723
Posted By chiark
Oh go on then Paul

Oh go on then Paul
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