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Forum: support.Apps 13 December 2019, 20:13
Replies: 5
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Posted By thomas
Ok. Then reboot without Startup-Sequence, remove...

Ok. Then reboot without Startup-Sequence, remove the EndCLI command from the end of S/Startup-Sequence and reboot again. When it stops at the DOS prompt enter

version full
version...
Forum: support.Apps 13 December 2019, 09:55
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By thomas
It's a mismatch of Kick ROM and WB version. ...

It's a mismatch of Kick ROM and WB version.

If you installed WB 3.1.4 with Kick 3.1.4 in WinUAE then you have to put the 3.1.4 ROM into your Amiga, too.

If you want to keep the older Kick in...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 06 December 2019, 23:50
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By thomas
Then begin to think different now...

Then begin to think different now...
Forum: support.Hardware 06 December 2019, 22:10
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By thomas
You cannot change the size of a partition without...

You cannot change the size of a partition without data loss.

But you can change the defined size of the hdd so that you can add another partition: http://aminet.net/package/disk/misc/fixhddsize
Forum: support.Hardware 06 December 2019, 21:28
Replies: 8
Views: 233
Posted By thomas
AmigaDOS up to version 3 has a file size limit of...

AmigaDOS up to version 3 has a file size limit of 2147483647 Bytes (that's 2GB-1). There is no way to handle larger files.

You can write programs which use custom packets to make bigger files on...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 06 December 2019, 19:59
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By thomas
Don't know about FS-UAE, but in WinUAE you can...

Don't know about FS-UAE, but in WinUAE you can use uaegfx with any resolution the host provides.

See the last section of my guide: http://thomas-rapp.homepage.t-online.de/os41uae/index.html
Forum: support.Apps 30 November 2019, 11:36
Replies: 2
Views: 189
Posted By thomas
It's disk.info, not disk.icon. In IconEdit you...

It's disk.info, not disk.icon. In IconEdit you omit the .info extension and only use disk.

In IconEdit select "project / open" from the menu, then load the icon you want to use. Select "Type /...
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 November 2019, 09:40
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By thomas
There is no such thing. PC floppy controllers are...

There is no such thing. PC floppy controllers are stuck to PC floppy format (720K or 1440K). They cannot access Amiga floppies (880K). You need custom controllers (non-mass storage) to read Amiga...
Forum: support.Apps 23 November 2019, 13:32
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By thomas
Nope, nothing like this causes the shown symptoms.

Nope, nothing like this causes the shown symptoms.
Forum: support.Apps 23 November 2019, 12:57
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By thomas
Install the SFS patch from...

Install the SFS patch from http://www.doobreynet.co.uk/amiga.html
Forum: support.Hardware 19 November 2019, 21:40
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By thomas
That label is not correct any more. Probably...

That label is not correct any more. Probably somebody opened the mouse, removed the USB/PS/2 electronics and soldered an Amiga connector to it. There are instructions to do this on the internet. PS/2...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 November 2019, 09:45
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By thomas
At first you have to install the driver which...

At first you have to install the driver which belongs to your PS/2-Amiga adapter. Each such adapter has its own specific driver, so we can't help you with this if you don't tell us which adapter you...
Forum: support.Apps 13 November 2019, 09:59
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By thomas
There is no such partition size limit. There...

There is no such partition size limit.

There is a harddrive size limit of 4GB. Every partition you create outside the first 4GB of the harddrive will overwrite the corresponding area inside the...
Forum: support.Apps 10 November 2019, 16:26
Replies: 6
Views: 621
Posted By thomas
There is only one update for OS 4.1 FE. If...

There is only one update for OS 4.1 FE.

If you mean the older pre-FE version, then yes you should install them all in order. Just look at the sizes. Update 5 is 38 MB, Update 6 only 10 MB. The...
Forum: support.WinUAE 09 November 2019, 17:06
Replies: 1
Views: 285
Posted By thomas
make PPC ROM by flash update does no longer work

In older versions you could make your own CSPPC ROM by creating an empty file called cyberstormppc.rom and then run a flash update.

Since 4.0.1 this no longer works. WinUAE just sits there with...
Forum: support.Apps 30 October 2019, 09:29
Replies: 1
Views: 377
Posted By thomas
It's called AmiDock and you can simply reboot to...

It's called AmiDock and you can simply reboot to get it back because it is run from the WBStartup drawer.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 28 October 2019, 09:48
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By thomas
This is a contradiction in itself. If any...

This is a contradiction in itself. If any non-zero value is true, then 2 is true, too. If NOT is bitwise, then NOT 2 is -3 which is still true. So NOT does not work in boolean expressions. It only...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 27 October 2019, 22:25
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By thomas
Is NOT bitwise, too? Then what would be the...

Is NOT bitwise, too? Then what would be the boolean "not" operator in Blitz?

In C ^ is the boolean not, ~ is bitwise.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 27 October 2019, 22:15
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By thomas
No, these are bit-wise operations, not boolean. ...

No, these are bit-wise operations, not boolean.

x &= ~y
clears every bit in x that is set in y

x |= y
sets every bit in x that is set in y.
Forum: support.Apps 23 October 2019, 10:01
Replies: 11
Views: 732
Posted By thomas
The easiest way would be to put an assign in...

The easiest way would be to put an assign in user-startup and just leave out the directory in Workbench. The only difference is that it does not use dirname/disk.info but dirname.info as icon.
...
Forum: support.Amiga Forever 23 October 2019, 09:56
Replies: 24
Views: 1,604
Posted By thomas
C:\Users\Public\Documents\Amiga Files\Shared\rom\

C:\Users\Public\Documents\Amiga Files\Shared\rom\
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 20 October 2019, 22:57
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By thomas
Oh and by the way, the first part of your program...

Oh and by the way, the first part of your program is kinky. To get a pointer to the Workbench screen you call LockPubScreen(NULL) (with a matching UnlockPubScreen at the end of your program).
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 20 October 2019, 22:53
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By thomas
I don't speak Basic very well, but I wonder about...

I don't speak Basic very well, but I wonder about this part:


Select mask
Case mask&winmask:Gosub winport:
Case mask&timmask:Gosub timport:
End...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 20 October 2019, 21:25
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By thomas
Don't do GetMsg(timeport). Use WaitIO(timerio)....

Don't do GetMsg(timeport). Use WaitIO(timerio). Despite the Wait in its name it does not wait if the request has already finished.

Always use similar pairs:

PutMsg <-> GetMsg
SendIO <->...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 17 October 2019, 10:10
Replies: 19
Views: 824
Posted By thomas
Actually it should work with two ports as llong...

Actually it should work with two ports as llong as you don't confuse the messages.

Normally you have a client and server relation. The server creates a port for receiving requests and the client...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 16 October 2019, 23:14
Replies: 19
Views: 824
Posted By thomas
You cannot use the same port for both directions....

You cannot use the same port for both directions. A port always belongs to the task which allocated it. Only that task can wait for incoming messages. The mn_ReplyPort must be different from the port...
Forum: support.Apps 16 October 2019, 10:13
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By thomas
The latest version of MagicWB is 2.0r (r =...

The latest version of MagicWB is 2.0r (r = registered).
2.1p is only a preview of the next version which never came out (p = preview). You'll notice when you click on an icon. You'll see that there...
Forum: OT - Technical 12 October 2019, 16:55
Replies: 6
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Posted By thomas
You are joking, aren't you? The Amiga's IDE bus...

You are joking, aren't you? The Amiga's IDE bus can hardly do more than 2 - 3 mb/s. Every 15x CF card outruns it already. Most CF cards are 10 times faster. Your SSDs are 2000 times faster. It's...
Forum: support.Apps 12 October 2019, 13:39
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By thomas
The Modules disk contains Kickstart modules. If...

The Modules disk contains Kickstart modules. If you install 3.1.4 on a system with 3.1 ROM these files are copied to the boot partition and loaded at system startup.

You probably have a 3.1.4 ROM,...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 09 October 2019, 23:28
Replies: 2,424
Views: 362,339
Posted By thomas
In 3.1 and below you can use this sequence: ...

In 3.1 and below you can use this sequence:

- window -> select all
- icon -> unsnapshot
- close window
- open window again
- window -> cleanup
- optionally window -> select all and icon ->...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 03 October 2019, 11:40
Replies: 19
Views: 824
Posted By thomas
If the Basic runtime expects certain registers to...

If the Basic runtime expects certain registers to contain specific values, you cannot use a Basic program in CreateNewProc without compiler support. In C you would declare the function with __saveds...
Forum: support.OtherUAE 29 September 2019, 15:13
Replies: 2
Views: 530
Posted By thomas
First check that the HDF is not write protected...

First check that the HDF is not write protected in Windows Explorer and not compressed / zipped in any way.

Then make sure the read/write checkbox is on in WinUAE.

Finally try lock dh0: off in...
Forum: support.WinUAE 26 September 2019, 00:07
Replies: 11
Views: 800
Posted By thomas
Evil grin Yes, just remove it from startup-sequence.

Yes, just remove it from startup-sequence.
Forum: support.WinUAE 26 September 2019, 00:05
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By thomas
It is. It is recognised by file name. You have to...

It is. It is recognised by file name. You have to rename it to the right name.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 20 September 2019, 09:45
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By thomas
You'll not be able to ping at all. The SLIRP...

You'll not be able to ping at all. The SLIRP emulation does not support ICMP.

If Roadshow tells you it got an IP address from DHCP, then you are online. Just use a web browser to connect to...
Forum: Coders. System 17 September 2019, 08:47
Replies: 9
Views: 757
Posted By thomas
Make sure that you set GFLG_GIMMEZEROZERO,...

Make sure that you set GFLG_GIMMEZEROZERO, otherwise part of the gadgets will draw over the borders.
Forum: Coders. System 16 September 2019, 09:45
Replies: 9
Views: 757
Posted By thomas
The problem is that Gadtools gadgets are not...

The problem is that Gadtools gadgets are not BOOPSI objects which means a Gadtools gadget can consist of multiple Intuition gadgets and you have to remove them all from the list. At the same time...
Forum: Coders. System 15 September 2019, 17:41
Replies: 9
Views: 757
Posted By thomas
Use RemoveGList, EraseRect to hide the gadget,...

Use RemoveGList, EraseRect to hide the gadget, AddGList, RefreshGList to show it.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 14 September 2019, 15:13
Replies: 9
Views: 1,012
Posted By thomas
That's not true. ROMs and disk were sold...

That's not true. ROMs and disk were sold seperately back in the days.




I'd vote for 100%. The disks are identical for all models. Only ROMs are different.
Forum: support.WinUAE 10 September 2019, 09:04
Replies: 22
Views: 1,784
Posted By thomas
You are missing a 3D graphics card. There is none...

You are missing a 3D graphics card. There is none emulated by WinUAE yet, so you cannot run Warp3D on WinUAE. Try Wazp3D instead. It is a software replacement for Warp3D which works without hardware...
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