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Forum: support.Hardware Yesterday, 09:32
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By ptyerman
If it's a Squirrel SCSI it will need the drivers...

If it's a Squirrel SCSI it will need the drivers disk from here: http://amiga.resource.cx/exp/squirrel
It's not a Surf Squirrel so don't download those, try the second link down, the...
Forum: OT - General 28 January 2019, 12:05
Replies: 83
Views: 2,498
Posted By ptyerman
There's still plenty of them kicking around too....

There's still plenty of them kicking around too. A guy in the same village as me has one and it looks like it just came out the showroom, he's really taken care of it.
They are a bit like our...
Forum: OT - General 28 January 2019, 10:58
Replies: 83
Views: 2,498
Posted By ptyerman
Yeah, give me a Morris Minor, Austin A35 or a old...

Yeah, give me a Morris Minor, Austin A35 or a old Bristol any day! :cool
Forum: Amiga scene 27 January 2019, 10:35
Replies: 161
Views: 7,220
Posted By ptyerman
@ Bruce Abbott FPGA's was available back then...

@ Bruce Abbott
FPGA's was available back then but was far too expensive!
The first commercially available FPGA was the Xilinx XC2064 which hit the market in 1985.
Before that there was PROM and...
Forum: HOL news 07 January 2019, 16:30
Replies: 21
Views: 6,220
Posted By ptyerman
According to...

According to https://www.isitdownrightnow.com/hol.abime.net.html the HOL server is dead and not responding for a week! :confused
Forum: Amiga scene 29 December 2018, 15:10
Replies: 24
Views: 1,104
Posted By ptyerman
Nah, not in to Paedophilia! Even more so with...

Nah, not in to Paedophilia!
Even more so with these school girls on here! :laughing
Forum: Amiga scene 29 December 2018, 10:59
Replies: 24
Views: 1,104
Posted By ptyerman
Seems like it most of the time on here now. ...

Seems like it most of the time on here now.
It's like handbags at dawn with a load of screaming school girls!
Forum: OT - Technical 13 December 2018, 11:29
Replies: 20
Views: 890
Posted By ptyerman
I ran Windows 10 in Virtualbox on Linux without...

I ran Windows 10 in Virtualbox on Linux without problems. Give VirtualBox a try, I've found it more forgiving than VMware Player for most things.
Forum: Amiga scene 07 December 2018, 09:33
Replies: 209
Views: 55,689
Posted By ptyerman
AHA! That's good, must be the amigasys.com...

AHA! That's good, must be the amigasys.com address that's gone dead. That is the one in my bookmarks, will update it now.
I must be going senile, never thought to look for another address.
Thanks...
Forum: Amiga scene 07 December 2018, 09:04
Replies: 209
Views: 55,689
Posted By ptyerman
Well, the website has gone and no news on here....

Well, the website has gone and no news on here. It looks like AmigaSYS is no more, that is really saddening! It was a great Workbench environment for emulation and the one I used most for that...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 December 2018, 08:55
Replies: 14
Views: 618
Posted By ptyerman
The drive is accessible through a PC by using...

The drive is accessible through a PC by using WinUAE or fs-UAE, but only if the drive is working.
Also if it's working, you can copy it via a PC using the free Clonezilla disk imaging software....
Forum: Amiga scene 07 December 2018, 08:41
Replies: 3
Views: 423
Posted By ptyerman
Not really, no. As stated, all these apart from...

Not really, no.
As stated, all these apart from a couple were off an internet search. They are already in the public eye and freely view-able/downloadable, they just lack any information about the...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 December 2018, 14:48
Replies: 3
Views: 423
Posted By ptyerman
2019 Calendar

Continuing the tradition of the last few year, here's a new basic but functional calendar for 2019.
Saved as PDF and ready to print as usual.
All new pictures from last time, I grabbed these by...
Forum: MarketPlace 17 November 2018, 13:37
Replies: 4
Views: 334
Posted By ptyerman
That's because the Blizzard and similar cards are...

That's because the Blizzard and similar cards are CPU accelerators with 32 bit memory addressing. The Amitek is a memory expansion only, it only contains memory within the Zorro memory address.
Also...
Forum: MarketPlace 17 November 2018, 05:13
Replies: 4
Views: 334
Posted By ptyerman
That's just a common Amitek Hawk RAM expansion,...

That's just a common Amitek Hawk RAM expansion, they was very popular back in the day. It can have a PLCC 68882 FPU fitted that runs at 20, 33 or 40 MHz.
Try Vesalia for the FPU and xtal, failing...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 November 2018, 19:52
Replies: 802
Views: 57,944
Posted By ptyerman
Yeah, I too used my A500's for 4 years between 88...

Yeah, I too used my A500's for 4 years between 88 and 92 without any patches. Worked great!
Forum: support.Hardware 14 November 2018, 19:49
Replies: 18
Views: 867
Posted By ptyerman
Something like that should be easy enough to make...

Something like that should be easy enough to make from a bit of plywood or solid wood surely!
Or print something off with a 3D printer.
Forum: Amiga scene 11 November 2018, 18:11
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By ptyerman
EAB's ftp server is a LOT bigger than 10Gb! ...

EAB's ftp server is a LOT bigger than 10Gb!
There is a mirror on Google drive anyway.
Forum: Amiga scene 10 November 2018, 08:24
Replies: 265
Views: 121,654
Posted By ptyerman
That's great, there is life again! Thanks.

That's great, there is life again! Thanks.
Forum: Amiga scene 06 November 2018, 16:54
Replies: 802
Views: 57,944
Posted By ptyerman
BeOS was an excellent OS. I still have a old PIII...

BeOS was an excellent OS. I still have a old PIII system with it installed and still use it from time to time.
It should have been the modern successor to AmigaOS, it was so similar and anyone used...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 November 2018, 14:38
Replies: 802
Views: 57,944
Posted By ptyerman
Problem being, these "Settlement Agreements" are...

Problem being, these "Settlement Agreements" are usually worded in such a way to mean different things to opposing parties. Resulting in a expensive lawyer to even decode them followed by an even...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 05 November 2018, 14:19
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By ptyerman
A memory expansion is crucial really for WHDLoad....

A memory expansion is crucial really for WHDLoad. 4Mb total memory is a ideal minimum to aim for.
Forum: Amiga scene 05 November 2018, 12:15
Replies: 802
Views: 57,944
Posted By ptyerman
@plasmab Yeah, I bet there's more than just you...

@plasmab
Yeah, I bet there's more than just you and me that are skipping it because of all the crap! It's just never ending court case after court case. What a waste of money and resources!
Forum: Amiga scene 05 November 2018, 11:52
Replies: 802
Views: 57,944
Posted By ptyerman
Decided to give this a miss and stick with 3.1. ...

Decided to give this a miss and stick with 3.1.
I was going to get it to support the devs but Hyperion aint having a penny off me! I'm not supporting this continuing bullshit!
For my use case...
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 05 November 2018, 07:14
Replies: 116
Views: 27,246
Posted By ptyerman
He's possibly seen the thread and is too excited...

He's possibly seen the thread and is too excited and busy playing the game to reply! :laughing
Forum: support.Hardware 05 November 2018, 07:10
Replies: 16
Views: 505
Posted By ptyerman
April is months away yet! :laughing

April is months away yet! :laughing
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 October 2018, 11:45
Replies: 8
Views: 848
Posted By ptyerman
Don't bother downloading it, it's rubbish as a...

Don't bother downloading it, it's rubbish as a Amiga OS!
The 64 bit version is SolydXK which is Debian testing and KDE with a Workbench type theme and a few backdrops, that's it. There isn't even an...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 October 2018, 15:59
Replies: 802
Views: 57,944
Posted By ptyerman
I may purchase it eventually just as support, but...

I may purchase it eventually just as support, but I can't see me using it to be honest. It does nothing for me I haven't already got with 3.1 plus patches. In fact looking through the various threads...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 October 2018, 15:52
Replies: 8
Views: 848
Posted By ptyerman
Nice find! Downloading it now. Will install it on...

Nice find! Downloading it now. Will install it on a spare drive later.
Forum: Amiga scene 19 October 2018, 22:17
Replies: 802
Views: 57,944
Posted By ptyerman
Seeing as no one can buy anything from Hyperion's...

Seeing as no one can buy anything from Hyperion's site I don't think the problem will exist for long.
No need to be creating false news and rumours!
Forum: Amiga scene 19 October 2018, 22:07
Replies: 802
Views: 57,944
Posted By ptyerman
Seems to be a connection problem with their...

Seems to be a connection problem with their payment processor site, it just sits there and won't complete.
All of their online purchases are doing the same thing. So unless OS4 has been "pulled" too...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 October 2018, 21:15
Replies: 802
Views: 57,944
Posted By ptyerman
Looks like a problem between their domain and...

Looks like a problem between their domain and their payment processor https://secure.2checkout.com
Maybe a DNS problem at the moment.
Forum: News 04 October 2018, 16:57
Replies: 632
Views: 72,355
Posted By ptyerman
I'm just getting old and it sux! :laughing

I'm just getting old and it sux! :laughing
Forum: News 01 October 2018, 10:51
Replies: 632
Views: 72,355
Posted By ptyerman
I'm also waiting for a physical release. This...

I'm also waiting for a physical release. This release seems more suited to emulation and those that have the means to burn their own Kickstart ROM.
Forum: request.Modules 28 September 2018, 16:55
Replies: 4
Views: 1,207
Posted By ptyerman
You can listen to and download the DOS Adlib...

You can listen to and download the DOS Adlib versions here: http://www.vgmpf.com/Wiki/index.php?title=The_Legend_of_Kyrandia:_Book_One_%28DOS%29,
And the same for the mp3 version here:...
Forum: OT - Technical 22 September 2018, 18:05
Replies: 57
Views: 3,282
Posted By ptyerman
Winaero Tweaker...

Winaero Tweaker (https://winaero.com/comment.php?comment.news.1836) is the one tool needed and a must for a Windows 10 install!
With it you can turn off and disable almost anything, including...
Forum: News 21 September 2018, 09:00
Replies: 341
Views: 56,257
Posted By ptyerman
Think you missed the why he was chastised. Hint:...

Think you missed the why he was chastised. Hint: Piracy of it.
Forum: project.EAB 20 September 2018, 12:12
Replies: 41
Views: 3,974
Posted By ptyerman
Agreed. OT-Technical and OT-Gaming are definitely...

Agreed. OT-Technical and OT-Gaming are definitely worth keeping around even if they're moved to an archive instead of being pruned after the specified time.
Forum: HOL suggestions and feedback 13 September 2018, 16:30
Replies: 5
Views: 1,852
Posted By ptyerman
Yep, that's the one. Scan in A4 lumps then stitch...

Yep, that's the one. Scan in A4 lumps then stitch together to whatever size is needed. I needed to scan some large posters and documents back in the day and that was the only way to do it.
Forum: OT - Gaming 12 September 2018, 12:16
Replies: 8
Views: 874
Posted By ptyerman
No, not so much now. It was when first released...

No, not so much now. It was when first released and was causing plenty of crashes to desktop due to memory constraints, this was soon dealt with by a community patch to begin with and was officially...
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