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Forum: support.Hardware 06 January 2021, 01:58
Replies: 456
Views: 265,941
Posted By Warty
I want to preface this by saying: everything I...

I want to preface this by saying: everything I know about CF cards I learned from dinking around with them on the Amiga. And it hasn't added up to much. This may be a really dumb question.
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Forum: support.Other 21 December 2020, 21:24
Replies: 4
Views: 923
Posted By Warty
ah! That was it, thanks! The checkmarks were...

ah! That was it, thanks!

The checkmarks were there all along, but were rendering in same color as the background.
Forum: support.Other 21 December 2020, 17:53
Replies: 4
Views: 923
Posted By Warty
Found the 44.10 version, same results.

Found the 44.10 version, same results.
Forum: support.Other 21 December 2020, 16:21
Replies: 4
Views: 923
Posted By Warty
Can't click on Checkbox Gadgets in Installer?

I can't click on checkboxes in any installer. Radio buttons, regular buttons: no problem. I don't know if this is a UAE thing or something weird with my OS?

I've tried downloading / installing...
Forum: Coders. General 21 December 2020, 00:00
Replies: 2
Views: 725
Posted By Warty
I think that's ok, because non RTG folks will...

I think that's ok, because non RTG folks will have the OCS/ECS intuition graphics working for them. But I haven't run any tests on a bog standard A500, so I'm not sure how well this will even...
Forum: Coders. General 20 December 2020, 23:50
Replies: 2
Views: 725
Posted By Warty
P96: What's the right way to do X?

Hi All,

I've got a non-game app I'm plugging away at for 68K amigas. I would like it to run on a 68000, or worst case 68020. I'd also like to support RTG Amigas. So don't want to give up one or...
Forum: Coders. General 20 December 2020, 22:53
Replies: 10
Views: 2,435
Posted By Warty
Thanks everyone for info. I'm targeting P96 then...

Thanks everyone for info. I'm targeting P96 then for RTG support. I have some specific questions about that, but I'll do them in a separate post.
Forum: Coders. General 14 December 2020, 00:58
Replies: 10
Views: 2,435
Posted By Warty
Resurrecting this thread a bit... I'm...

Resurrecting this thread a bit...

I'm working on an app that I want to work on OCS/ECS/AGA 68020/68030/68040 (and ideally 68000 if I can squeeze the performance out), but also on Amigas with RTG...
Forum: Coders. System 13 December 2020, 06:49
Replies: 9
Views: 1,609
Posted By Warty
Thanks Don. It actually was the vfprintf()...

Thanks Don.

It actually was the vfprintf() function. I was passing it a null when doing a debug print, in the event the window being closed was a backdrop style window (no title set). The...
Forum: Coders. System 12 December 2020, 22:20
Replies: 9
Views: 1,609
Posted By Warty
I switched MuForce to show 4 lines of stack...

I switched MuForce to show 4 lines of stack trace, but I'm not making good use of that yet. I have SegTracker running, at least, I assume it is. I'm using this in s/startup-sequence:
C:SetPatch...
Forum: Coders. System 12 December 2020, 21:48
Replies: 9
Views: 1,609
Posted By Warty
What's the best way to get from a stack address,...

What's the best way to get from a stack address, or any memory address, back to something that would identify to me what part of my code this is from? I am using the -g option with vbcc, and it...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 07 December 2020, 06:25
Replies: 14
Views: 1,747
Posted By Warty
I finally worked up a minimal testbed for this,...

I finally worked up a minimal testbed for this, because it was bugging me, but I don't know what the results mean.

Test program: all it does is open a window (on a custom screen, or not). you...
Forum: Coders. System 07 December 2020, 04:46
Replies: 1
Views: 1,245
Posted By Warty
Well that was dumb. Copy/Paste error that went...

Well that was dumb. Copy/Paste error that went unnoticed.

WorkbenchBase = OpenLibrary((STRPTR)"workbench.library.library", MINVERSION);

So my WorkbenchBase was what... who knows? But closing it...
Forum: Coders. System 06 December 2020, 22:29
Replies: 1
Views: 1,245
Posted By Warty
Workbench.library Refusing to Close?

(Another debug frustration I'm looking for help on)

I recently had to add workbench.library to my app. I noticed that, unlike other libraries I open, it isn't closing on app exit, at least as far...
Forum: Coders. System 06 December 2020, 22:00
Replies: 9
Views: 1,609
Posted By Warty
Question Diagnosing MuForce hits from ROM code?

I'm working on bug fixes this weekend.

What's a good way to trace backwards from a ROM MuForce hit? If it was a hit directly from my code, I would do:
findhunkoffset wb2k_gcc 0 0x####

and...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 December 2020, 04:03
Replies: 1,081
Views: 189,135
Posted By Warty
Maybe to make a pseudo-WYSIWYG AmigaGuide editor?...

Maybe to make a pseudo-WYSIWYG AmigaGuide editor? Or more generally, a code editor with syntax highlighting?

Build it and they will come?
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 25 November 2020, 21:05
Replies: 1,275
Views: 186,726
Posted By Warty
Awesome, thanks Bebbo!

Awesome, thanks Bebbo!
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 24 November 2020, 15:57
Replies: 1,275
Views: 186,726
Posted By Warty
What's the current version of Bebbo's bgdbserver?...

What's the current version of Bebbo's bgdbserver? The link on his page to version 6 is a 404. I was working on some code for deleting files recursively, and well, I seem to have deleted the contents...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 November 2020, 03:19
Replies: 1,081
Views: 189,135
Posted By Warty
Thanks for the quick answer. Bring on 3.3!

Thanks for the quick answer. Bring on 3.3!
Forum: Amiga scene 19 November 2020, 05:00
Replies: 1,081
Views: 189,135
Posted By Warty
Any chance we're getting contextual menu support?...

Any chance we're getting contextual menu support?

https://wiki.amigaos.net/wiki/Intuition_Context_Menus
Forum: Amiga scene 14 November 2020, 23:30
Replies: 50
Views: 5,170
Posted By Warty
That's pretty amazing. Definitely a labor of...

That's pretty amazing. Definitely a labor of love. That felt so 1980s!!
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 28 October 2020, 14:22
Replies: 9
Views: 2,308
Posted By Warty
ReadOnlyCat: any chance you could throw up a mac...

ReadOnlyCat: any chance you could throw up a mac build of your version?
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 25 October 2020, 17:45
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By Warty
1: on scrollbar - I have it 'full' when there's...

1: on scrollbar - I have it 'full' when there's nothing for it to do, I just wanted to hide it when not needed so it's one less thing for the user to worry about. I'll give up on that for now.

2:...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 25 October 2020, 05:41
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By Warty
Thanks Thyslo, that was helpful. I had found a...

Thanks Thyslo, that was helpful. I had found a very similar example in the demo code here:
https://www.codewiz.org/projects/amiga/boopsi/BLV.html

But the scroller2.c example is more limited in...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 22 October 2020, 02:12
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By Warty
Ok, thanks Thomas. I'll go BOOPSI myself then....

Ok, thanks Thomas. I'll go BOOPSI myself then. Why C= would introduce a new gadget system WITH a scrollbar gadget that doesn't support scrollbars-in-windows... grumble, grumble...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 21 October 2020, 15:32
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By Warty
GadTools Scrollbars in Window Frame...?

I'm working on a program for 3.1.4. I'm looking forward to redoing it with Reaction gadgets in 3.2, but in the meantime, I'm just plodding ahead with what's available. I don't want to do MUI.

I...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 October 2020, 06:08
Replies: 15
Views: 1,103
Posted By Warty
If you go over to Amigalove, you'll see that...

If you go over to Amigalove, you'll see that there are some folks making 3D printed back plates, with various outputs, for VGA, USB, CF Card mount, etc.

But modding it by stripping the guts and...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 October 2020, 04:01
Replies: 15
Views: 1,103
Posted By Warty
The middle spot was for an optional CD-ROM, not...

The middle spot was for an optional CD-ROM, not RAM expansion.

The Centris 610 "grew up" from the pizza box Mac LC when they needed t cram more stuff into it. I sincerely doubt anyone at Apple...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 17 October 2020, 18:43
Replies: 14
Views: 1,747
Posted By Warty
Thanks for that info Thomas. I replaced mungwall...

Thanks for that info Thomas. I replaced mungwall with MuGuardianAngel (http://aminet.net/package/dev/debug/MuGuardianAngl.lha).
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 17 October 2020, 18:18
Replies: 2
Views: 789
Posted By Warty
High-level steps for dragging an image between 2 windows?

Goal: drag a 32x32 graphic from Window 1 to Window 2, allowing for the fact that there could be either/both a screen (background) that has to be traversed, or additional windows from this app or...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 17 October 2020, 16:59
Replies: 14
Views: 1,747
Posted By Warty
Have been developing against 3.1.4. I ran...

Have been developing against 3.1.4.

I ran it just now against 3.1 (KS 40), and similar result in code watcher, but the 248 byte items are 292.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 17 October 2020, 16:16
Replies: 14
Views: 1,747
Posted By Warty
Memory Leak Tracing Help

I'm using VBCC and the Eclipse CDT->GCC chain for dev. Target is 3.1.14. I use MungWall, MuForce, MemMinister, and CodeWatcher.

One weird thing I can't track down is this CodeWatcher output:
...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 August 2020, 18:42
Replies: 16
Views: 2,083
Posted By Warty
I can't find my copy, or the manual that came...

I can't find my copy, or the manual that came with it, which I am a little sad about. Who knows if any copies of that even exist anywhere.

I did a quick web search, but didn't find anyone even...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 August 2020, 00:29
Replies: 16
Views: 2,083
Posted By Warty
That's a pretty great summary in 3 paras,...

That's a pretty great summary in 3 paras, @AmigaHope.

Commodore people didn't get it, and Apple didn't really get it either. PC-88/98 style fonts were 'ugly' to me, but they were actually a lot...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 August 2020, 20:43
Replies: 1,081
Views: 189,135
Posted By Warty
I absolutely agree with the sentiment that the...

I absolutely agree with the sentiment that the only real market here is the niche retro market [for legacy Amiga users and a handful of younger folks who are interested in old machines, and another...
Forum: Amiga scene 18 August 2020, 01:12
Replies: 1,081
Views: 189,135
Posted By Warty
I had to try it again after that info, and did...

I had to try it again after that info, and did some pasting... fascinating! it inserts each character one by one. I didn't remember that. Strange app. I'm sure someone had 8 hours to design it or...
Forum: Amiga scene 18 August 2020, 00:59
Replies: 1,081
Views: 189,135
Posted By Warty
Thanks for the additional info. I must have a low...

Thanks for the additional info. I must have a low threshold for excitement, but I'm pretty thrilled it has an undo stack built in. I *#$*@# hate programming undo stacks. The whole-buffer-at-once...
Forum: Amiga scene 18 August 2020, 00:52
Replies: 20
Views: 2,007
Posted By Warty
I think that's a safe bet. OTOH, Garnet, Ruby,...

I think that's a safe bet. OTOH, Garnet, Ruby, etc, were definitely hand drawn. (in about 5 minutes flat, I suspect).




From a DTP perspective, certainly fonts have almost no importance now,...
Forum: Amiga scene 18 August 2020, 00:09
Replies: 20
Views: 2,007
Posted By Warty
It may not be an entirely official update. Google...

It may not be an entirely official update. Google "Font Editor for AmigaOS 2.x/3.x" and it will be the first hit.

It does have a few quirks, but it gets the job done.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 August 2020, 03:29
Replies: 20
Views: 2,007
Posted By Warty
AmigaOS 3.2+ and Fonts

One of the things that has always bugged me about the Amiga from the very first days, was the general, well, sloppiness of the bitmapped fonts provided by Commodore, compared to what was available on...
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