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Forum: Amiga scene 16 April 2021, 04:31
Replies: 20
Views: 708
Posted By Samurai_Crow
My vote goes to the Biker Babe From Barbados. ...

My vote goes to the Biker Babe From Barbados. Cost nothing but you get what you pay for.
Forum: Coders. General 31 March 2021, 14:59
Replies: 3
Views: 426
Posted By Samurai_Crow
First of all, running 68k binaries on AROS x86...

First of all, running 68k binaries on AROS x86 requires an emulator called JanusUAE because the binary compatibility is still being written and is being written in AArch64EB Assembly, NOT x86. If...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 March 2021, 23:10
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By Samurai_Crow
That's the idea. Whether it will work in stock...

That's the idea. Whether it will work in stock configuration is the real question.
Forum: support.Apps 25 March 2021, 22:45
Replies: 7
Views: 502
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Amiga uses custom metadata that Linux isn't aware...

Amiga uses custom metadata that Linux isn't aware of. For example there are custom flags in the filesystem.
Forum: News 23 March 2021, 23:25
Replies: 231
Views: 44,970
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Have you tried the script in S:SPat?

Have you tried the script in S:SPat?
Forum: support.Apps 21 March 2021, 17:59
Replies: 1
Views: 317
Posted By Samurai_Crow
NComm 1.92 was almost perfect, then they messed...

NComm 1.92 was almost perfect, then they messed it up. That's what happened.
Forum: support.Other 19 March 2021, 03:33
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Linux doesn't have an AmigaOS compatible floppy...

Linux doesn't have an AmigaOS compatible floppy controller since the Catweasel is no longer available. If you want to see inside an Amiga disk, ADF is exactly the format you do want them in as a...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 19 March 2021, 03:21
Replies: 65
Views: 3,650
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Re:"Zero page" mode If you subtract -32768 from...

Re:"Zero page" mode
If you subtract -32768 from the heap pointer at the beginning and add -32768 back before deallocation, you can index the heap starting at -32768 and use a full 64k window instead...
Forum: Coders. AMOS 19 March 2021, 02:32
Replies: 4
Views: 476
Posted By Samurai_Crow
The "file exists bug" is an Amiga Workbench bug...

The "file exists bug" is an Amiga Workbench bug and dates back pretty far. I don't think that solution is going to work.

If you want a consistent look and feel with your game and the "please...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 March 2021, 21:39
Replies: 12
Views: 716
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Re:mixing and resampling As a coder, I can...

Re:mixing and resampling

As a coder, I can help quantify the expensive and cheap parts of mixing. As Roondar pointed out, overlays where all samples have the same rate make cheap mixing but...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 March 2021, 16:22
Replies: 12
Views: 716
Posted By Samurai_Crow
To keep things realistic, mixing needs to be...

To keep things realistic, mixing needs to be precomputed at load-time. I see 2 kinds of mixing needed: chord loops and overlays. The former mixes multiple frequencies of one waveform and the...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 14 March 2021, 19:01
Replies: 1,275
Views: 187,285
Posted By Samurai_Crow
I think the linking stage needs different flags...

I think the linking stage needs different flags than the compiling stages.
Forum: News 13 March 2021, 21:19
Replies: 245
Views: 52,707
Posted By Samurai_Crow
@Lizart There are two versions of P96 on Aminet. ...

@Lizart There are two versions of P96 on Aminet. Are you using 2.0 or the older one?
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 12 March 2021, 19:38
Replies: 25
Views: 1,839
Posted By Samurai_Crow
I want to develop in C++11 or newer but the fully...

I want to develop in C++11 or newer but the fully retro crowd refuses to upgrade to the latest Kickstarts. This means I have to keep track of what routines I can and can't use in my code. What a...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 12 March 2021, 19:06
Replies: 25
Views: 1,839
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Neither is AllocVec/FreeVec.

Neither is AllocVec/FreeVec.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 12 March 2021, 19:05
Replies: 25
Views: 1,839
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Yeah but only on Kickstart 3.1+. 3.0 was buggy...

Yeah but only on Kickstart 3.1+. 3.0 was buggy and 2.x added a linker library not needed on KS3.
Forum: Amiga scene 11 March 2021, 15:53
Replies: 39
Views: 2,278
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Hashing the collection of register writes voice...

Hashing the collection of register writes voice by voice to eliminate duplicates might help but I'm not familiar with the new format. I just wrote a module compiler years ago that needs a rewrite.
Forum: Amiga scene 11 March 2021, 09:56
Replies: 39
Views: 2,278
Posted By Samurai_Crow
@leonard Would using the Copper as a feeder to...

@leonard
Would using the Copper as a feeder to the registers behind the visible portion of the display be a plausible upgrade path? It would allow the CPU portion of the player to mesh with the...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 06 March 2021, 23:48
Replies: 718
Views: 94,147
Posted By Samurai_Crow
@Tsak Oh, ok.

@Tsak Oh, ok.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 06 March 2021, 20:40
Replies: 718
Views: 94,147
Posted By Samurai_Crow
I disagree. Remember that sprites and playfields...

I disagree. Remember that sprites and playfields on AGA have 4x the horizontal coordinate precision as ECS. Having an arbitrary fixed-point number system allows the engine to take advantage of that...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 05 March 2021, 05:57
Replies: 718
Views: 94,147
Posted By Samurai_Crow
@earok Do you mind if I ask what the problem...

@earok

Do you mind if I ask what the problem computing the modulus was? I know the divide instruction computes the quotient and remainder in the low and high words of the destination register so...
Forum: support.Apps 05 March 2021, 02:25
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Have you tried re-downloading Hippoplayer from...

Have you tried re-downloading Hippoplayer from Aminet.net to verify it's not a corrupt executable?
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 03 March 2021, 00:37
Replies: 11
Views: 816
Posted By Samurai_Crow
It can't decide to cross compile to the Amiga or...

It can't decide to cross compile to the Amiga or compile with Windows native linker files, it looks like to me.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 02 March 2021, 05:19
Replies: 72
Views: 17,450
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Technically, all of the sound commands come from...

Technically, all of the sound commands come from the Amos Music Extension whose assembly source comes with AmosPro. AMCAF's sound commands bypass that extension completely. There are some AMCAF...
Forum: News 01 March 2021, 22:26
Replies: 89
Views: 18,928
Posted By Samurai_Crow
@colourspace I thought EaglePlayer required at...

@colourspace I thought EaglePlayer required at least a 68020 microprocessor. An A500 comes with a flat 68000.
Forum: support.Apps 01 March 2021, 05:35
Replies: 9
Views: 664
Posted By Samurai_Crow
If it's a console window, have you tried typing...

If it's a console window, have you tried typing control backslash?
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 01 March 2021, 01:58
Replies: 72
Views: 17,450
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Quoting from Furtum Sacrem thread: It's true...

Quoting from Furtum Sacrem thread:

It's true that MED is buggy in AMOS but the NoiseTracker support in the Amos Music Extension isn't much better. AMCAF has much better Protracker support but...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 March 2021, 01:53
Replies: 87
Views: 13,793
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Discussion about development is continued in the...

Discussion about development is continued in the GRAC update thread (http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=90846).
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 25 February 2021, 05:06
Replies: 718
Views: 94,147
Posted By Samurai_Crow
The original Reshoot used AHX as its sound...

The original Reshoot used AHX as its sound engine. This allowed samples to be recycled by every sound in the player including sound effects. The 20 minute music loop took about 20k or thereabouts...
Forum: support.Other 16 February 2021, 07:01
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By Samurai_Crow
~ is an AmigaDOS wildcard for "not". ~(#?.info)...

~ is an AmigaDOS wildcard for "not". ~(#?.info) means all the files that aren't icons.
Forum: support.Other 16 February 2021, 05:15
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Did the converted directory exist when you tried...

Did the converted directory exist when you tried to rename into it? If not "makedir converted" beforehand would have fixed that. Otherwise slashes in filenames are illegal.
Forum: support.Apps 15 February 2021, 04:24
Replies: 2
Views: 359
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Have you tried the list LFORMAT option to create...

Have you tried the list LFORMAT option to create a script in T:?
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 14 February 2021, 03:09
Replies: 4
Views: 536
Posted By Samurai_Crow
In DOS.library there's a call called Write() that...

In DOS.library there's a call called Write() that will do it but I don't know the Blitz BASIC handle to it.
Forum: Coders. General 11 February 2021, 16:30
Replies: 15
Views: 1,070
Posted By Samurai_Crow
The CD32 devkit is on the Amiga Developer CD...

The CD32 devkit is on the Amiga Developer CD version 2.1 if that's what you're looking for.
Forum: Amiga scene 04 February 2021, 18:50
Replies: 63
Views: 4,505
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Re:XM Format with additive synthesis ...

Re:XM Format with additive synthesis

NeoMan/Titan is adding his synthesis routines to MilkyTracker and I'm looking right at the source right now. See...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 February 2021, 23:52
Replies: 63
Views: 4,505
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Abyss' Tiny series games maintained a small disk...

Abyss' Tiny series games maintained a small disk footprint and load-time by using Pretracker in place of Protracker. Pretracker renders its synthetics at load-time using subtractive synthesis and...
Forum: support.Apps 01 February 2021, 02:58
Replies: 5
Views: 787
Posted By Samurai_Crow
By itself, Amos cannot kill your Amiga. I'd more...

By itself, Amos cannot kill your Amiga. I'd more suspect aging components. Especially if the clock battery has not been removed on the 500+. It takes out motherboard traces when it goes.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 31 January 2021, 11:44
Replies: 8
Views: 680
Posted By Samurai_Crow
What runtime library are you using? The default...

What runtime library are you using? The default is IXEmul.library but libNix is preferred.
Forum: Coders. General 27 January 2021, 11:02
Replies: 88
Views: 5,784
Posted By Samurai_Crow
Back in the 90's I had an idea for optimizing...

Back in the 90's I had an idea for optimizing backface culling using polar coordinates on the horizontal plane. The offsets would be sorted in the order of the direction the faces were visible from...
Forum: News 19 January 2021, 06:00
Replies: 404
Views: 48,973
Posted By Samurai_Crow
BitBeam Cannon has a YouTube channel you can...

BitBeam Cannon has a YouTube channel you can subscribe to also. Not all of it is about Metro Siege though. Lots of it is about Daemon Claw, another game project developing in parallel.
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