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Forum: request.Apps Today, 17:09
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By Leffmann
The AM/FM modulation in Amiga is terribly...

The AM/FM modulation in Amiga is terribly useless, but you can f.ex. try something like this:

FM_NONE = 128
FM_23 = 64 ; channel 2 modulates channel 3 period
FM_12 = 32 ; 1 ...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 July 2018, 17:22
Replies: 19
Views: 710
Posted By Leffmann
If you don't bow to the status quo, then there...

If you don't bow to the status quo, then there are plenty of war-games set post-WW2 where you can play as the U.S. forces.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 July 2018, 13:07
Replies: 30
Views: 1,281
Posted By Leffmann
Much of these discussions focus on small changes...

Much of these discussions focus on small changes that would've made a noticable difference, and would've been permissible in terms of engineering and component costs.

F.ex: a real chunky graphics...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 July 2018, 16:41
Replies: 109
Views: 16,398
Posted By Leffmann
They left this in the page source, if anyone can...

They left this in the page source, if anyone can make sense of it:

<!-- Rirel 33 lrnef... -->
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 13 July 2018, 16:34
Replies: 219
Views: 19,661
Posted By Leffmann
Personally I use lower-case for code and local...

Personally I use lower-case for code and local subroutines and variables, PascalCase for global subroutines and variables, and constants are usually in all upper-case.
Forum: Amiga scene 02 July 2018, 10:01
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By Leffmann
The A500 was cheap and genlock-capable, a perfect...

The A500 was cheap and genlock-capable, a perfect choice for the purpose. Other specialized equipment at the time probably costed thousands per board.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 July 2018, 08:25
Replies: 31
Views: 1,342
Posted By Leffmann
Less than 1 GB of stuff, mainly .7Z and .LHA...

Less than 1 GB of stuff, mainly .7Z and .LHA archives of documentation and source code. I don't collect games or software generally, only if they're rare and difficult to find.
Forum: Coders. System 29 June 2018, 11:00
Replies: 2
Views: 242
Posted By Leffmann
http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=927536&postcou...

http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=927536&postcount=2
Forum: Amiga websites reviews 26 June 2018, 16:34
Replies: 18
Views: 1,120
Posted By Leffmann
Some numbers on this, testing with the contents...

Some numbers on this, testing with the contents of the Workbench 3.1 diskette on an A1200 with fastmem:

LZX: 45 seconds to compress to 370 KB, 10 seconds to decompress
LHA: 80 seconds to compress...
Forum: Amiga websites reviews 26 June 2018, 08:50
Replies: 18
Views: 1,120
Posted By Leffmann
Wouldn't the change have to be in the Linux...

Wouldn't the change have to be in the Linux version though, so that when it finds an invalid user ID, it replaces it with that of the current user?



Would be interesting to hear Stefan Boberg...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 June 2018, 09:51
Replies: 20
Views: 884
Posted By Leffmann
I always wonder how big the market was for this...

I always wonder how big the market was for this particular kind of adult games. They can't have generated nowhere as many sales as the nude poker games.
Forum: Coders. General 22 June 2018, 09:50
Replies: 40
Views: 1,504
Posted By Leffmann
This thread is starting to read like a...

This thread is starting to read like a cross-examination. Luckily, nobody is actually obliged to answer to the self-appointed judge, jury, and cross-examiner.
Forum: Amiga websites reviews 21 June 2018, 14:34
Replies: 18
Views: 1,120
Posted By Leffmann
Post The origins of LHA

I thought this was interesting, the origins and history of how LHA came to be, by Haruhiko Okumura:

http://oku.edu.mie-u.ac.jp/~okumura/compression/history.html
Forum: OT - General 19 June 2018, 21:58
Replies: 28
Views: 1,382
Posted By Leffmann
No banter allowed on the EAB? It's pretty tame...

No banter allowed on the EAB? It's pretty tame compared to the stuff that used to be posted in this part of the forum.
Forum: project.EAB 19 June 2018, 16:41
Replies: 16
Views: 1,075
Posted By Leffmann
I have noticed I have this problem too. Also, if...

I have noticed I have this problem too. Also, if I put double spaces in a post, say between two sentences, it removes them, and if I put in a blank line, it doubles or triples them...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 19 June 2018, 16:39
Replies: 9
Views: 442
Posted By Leffmann
Cool :) Vasm supports many types of...

Cool :)



Vasm supports many types of output formats, not just AmigaDOS object files. To produce a listing you use the -L option, and what you have there is the output from the default Test...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 19 June 2018, 16:11
Replies: 9
Views: 442
Posted By Leffmann
It's not a listing, it's an object file. Specify...

It's not a listing, it's an object file. Specify -Fhunkexe -kick1hunks to produce a KS 1.2 compatible executable.
Forum: OT - General 19 June 2018, 09:26
Replies: 28
Views: 1,382
Posted By Leffmann
I'm suspecting it's somehow linked to the arson...

I'm suspecting it's somehow linked to the arson mentioned in this thread:

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?p=1249186
Forum: Amiga scene 18 June 2018, 18:56
Replies: 9
Views: 1,112
Posted By Leffmann
Have a look here: ...

Have a look here:

http://cyberpingui.free.fr/sourcesMenu.htm
Forum: OT - General 18 June 2018, 10:38
Replies: 28
Views: 1,382
Posted By Leffmann
:laughing You could try Google Translate....

:laughing

You could try Google Translate. But don't start digging...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 18 June 2018, 10:28
Replies: 5
Views: 443
Posted By Leffmann
The fastest one you can afford, or the one you...

The fastest one you can afford, or the one you already got, whatever model that is. FS-UAE is not terribly demanding, it runs perfectly fine on my 9-year old MBP.
Forum: OT - General 18 June 2018, 10:21
Replies: 28
Views: 1,382
Posted By Leffmann
Wow, and it went on all the way into 2009 and...

Wow, and it went on all the way into 2009 and 2010, and even the CIA was involved. Seems to run pretty deep.
Forum: Amiga scene 18 June 2018, 10:19
Replies: 11
Views: 2,068
Posted By Leffmann
Try BitJam on bitfellas.org, it's sort of like...

Try BitJam on bitfellas.org, it's sort of like Nectarine.
Forum: Amiga scene 15 June 2018, 13:27
Replies: 63
Views: 4,594
Posted By Leffmann
It's not about some supposed paranoia or...

It's not about some supposed paranoia or daftness. I don't care if it's Amigas, cats, or banking, I think encryption should be an engineering principle these days.
Forum: Amiga scene 15 June 2018, 09:12
Replies: 63
Views: 4,594
Posted By Leffmann
If it doesn't encrypt, don't connect to it. ...

If it doesn't encrypt, don't connect to it.

I hate having to make this exception for the EAB. What's taking RCK so long to enable HTTPS on here?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 June 2018, 09:08
Replies: 3
Views: 430
Posted By Leffmann
Nice one :) and congrats to your great 5-0 start!

Nice one :) and congrats to your great 5-0 start!
Forum: OT - Entertainment 10 June 2018, 17:14
Replies: 8
Views: 416
Posted By Leffmann
Any link to the actual game?

Any link to the actual game?
Forum: Amiga scene 09 June 2018, 13:02
Replies: 30
Views: 1,281
Posted By Leffmann
It would definitely be a nice push for...

It would definitely be a nice push for time-critical code, but 512K of chipmem is a lot to lose.

In practice I don't think they could've arbitrated the memory like that because of how the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 June 2018, 09:18
Replies: 58
Views: 2,964
Posted By Leffmann
Can't say I miss the older eye-killer CRTs, but...

Can't say I miss the older eye-killer CRTs, but the newer 100 and 120 Hz CRTs seem pretty attractive for retro machines.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 07 June 2018, 09:16
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By Leffmann
This archive has everything: ...

This archive has everything:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/5358oxk2dtxasty/sasc658_disks_and_patches.zip?dl=1
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 06 June 2018, 15:16
Replies: 18
Views: 1,115
Posted By Leffmann
I keep wanting an A600 when I see videos like...

I keep wanting an A600 when I see videos like these, even if I know I will just put it in storage in favor of comfortable emulation.

Back in the day I used to hate it, but now I love how...
Forum: Coders. Contest 06 June 2018, 10:06
Replies: 383
Views: 68,570
Posted By Leffmann
This thread is 15 pages long now, and it's...

This thread is 15 pages long now, and it's beginning to turn sour.

I think it could be a good idea to look at how Cammy used to arrange her annual Amiga game making competition a couple of years...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 May 2018, 11:02
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By Leffmann
Talk about an interesting way of cutting your...

Talk about an interesting way of cutting your teeth on the old Amiga :) Very cool!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 May 2018, 16:14
Replies: 110
Views: 5,826
Posted By Leffmann
These threads always makes me think about how the...

These threads always makes me think about how the CD32 was such a missed opportunity. It could've been so good with just a few small HW upgrades and some modernization.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 May 2018, 11:17
Replies: 57
Views: 2,837
Posted By Leffmann
IIRC Superfrog uses a clever trick where it...

IIRC Superfrog uses a clever trick where it animates large amounts of spinning coins by updating 1/3 (or maybe half) of the coins each frame. It makes the animation looks much more alive and smoother...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 May 2018, 11:02
Replies: 1,857
Views: 252,280
Posted By Leffmann
To me it sounds like "oh yeah". It could also be...

To me it sounds like "oh yeah". It could also be "yanny" or "laurel".
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 May 2018, 17:19
Replies: 34
Views: 2,127
Posted By Leffmann
Three of them are from 1986, but I think they are...

Three of them are from 1986, but I think they are notable still.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 May 2018, 17:15
Replies: 625
Views: 27,226
Posted By Leffmann
Does it work though? I've built it with several...

Does it work though? I've built it with several different Amiga compilers, but it always fails the Lua test suite.
Forum: project.EAB 17 May 2018, 09:39
Replies: 163
Views: 8,563
Posted By Leffmann
It's not the HTML links specifically that are...

It's not the HTML links specifically that are annoying, but the fact that they spam... stopping them from posting HTML links won't change anything, they will just obfuscate the links and write the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 May 2018, 09:31
Replies: 57
Views: 2,837
Posted By Leffmann
I think Fire & Ice winds hands down, it has...

I think Fire & Ice winds hands down, it has better graphics quality, sound, music, and level design. It's a bit more advanced on the technical side as well, with a bit of parallax scrolling, and its...
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