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Forum: support.WinUAE 08 December 2018, 17:26
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Posted By PeterK
WinUAE is digital signed by Cloanto ... and not...

WinUAE is digital signed by Cloanto ... and not by Hyperion. You understand? :cheese
Forum: Coders. System 08 December 2018, 02:24
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Posted By PeterK
A dirty and risky experiment in Area 51: :D ...

A dirty and risky experiment in Area 51: :D

Since it's not allowed to enter this forbidden zone icon.library now pretends to be V51 to get into it without accepting the rules which could be...
Forum: News 06 December 2018, 17:49
Replies: 25
Views: 2,748
Posted By PeterK
It's done. :) Many thanks Toni! :great

It's done. :) Many thanks Toni! :great
Forum: support.Other 06 December 2018, 17:33
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By PeterK
A windows hex editor shows the same byte order of...

A windows hex editor shows the same byte order of an Amiga file as an Amiga hex editor, but a windows executable would have a different order.

The problem is that most references to strings are...
Forum: support.WinUAE 30 November 2018, 17:09
Replies: 11
Views: 1,622
Posted By PeterK
It may work good, but the better it works the...

It may work good, but the better it works the more you will forget about the "man in the middle" who could be a perfect spy.
Forum: Coders. System 30 November 2018, 16:58
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Posted By PeterK
That's too sophisticated for a normal user. ;)

That's too sophisticated for a normal user. ;)
Forum: Coders. System 29 November 2018, 23:34
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Posted By PeterK
No, on my IconDemos is no workbench.library,...

No, on my IconDemos is no workbench.library, because Kickstart 3.0/3.1 have that already unlike 3.1.4. Distributing the WBLib would also be illegal, so IconDemo floppies for 3.1.4 will never be...
Forum: Coders. System 29 November 2018, 22:34
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Posted By PeterK
I also got a requester from that loader when I...

I also got a requester from that loader when I tried to boot my HAM IconDemo floppies on Kickstart 3.1.4:

"Insert a disk with libs/workbench.library into ANY drive".
Forum: Coders. System 29 November 2018, 22:16
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Posted By PeterK
Yes Carlo, that's also my opinion because this...

Yes Carlo, that's also my opinion because this loader will not even inform you when the loading from LIBS: fails as long as it can find the library somewhere else. That's ThoR's magic. :crazy
Forum: Coders. System 29 November 2018, 21:49
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Posted By PeterK
Hello kolla, I had a similar confusion...

Hello kolla,

I had a similar confusion yesterday with the Kickstart of 3.1.4, which has no icon.library or workbench.library included but just a loader for both. And this loader tries to find a...
Forum: request.Apps 28 November 2018, 19:23
Replies: 28
Views: 2,335
Posted By PeterK
1) The pens 0-3 for the system colors are always...

1) The pens 0-3 for the system colors are always locked.
2) Correct, it sets pen 4-7 to the MWB colors
3) Prefs/Palette always sets the first 4 and the last 4 pens (in multicolor mode) and locks...
Forum: Coders. System 28 November 2018, 19:03
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
Exactly! :great The DefIcons from the NewIcons...

Exactly! :great The DefIcons from the NewIcons package works with 3.0/3.1 only and the DefIcons v44+ is just for workbench.library v44+ (3.1.4/3.5/3.9). Of course, WB v44 also needs no...
Forum: Amiga scene 26 November 2018, 02:27
Replies: 87
Views: 6,103
Posted By PeterK
Real WinUAE is sooo much more fun, I'm glad that...

Real WinUAE is sooo much more fun, I'm glad that my real slow A2000 (A2620, A2091, A2088, ECS +++) is really dead forever. It was a nice system in the 1990'th, but we have 2018 now. :)
Forum: Coders. System 22 November 2018, 22:30
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
Update to icon.libary 46.4.509: Cleaned up...

Update to icon.libary 46.4.509:

Cleaned up and streamlined the gfx-patch a bit. Renamed "RestoreTrueColor" into "PreserveTrueColor".


Added IconDemoHAM6 and IconDemoHAM8 ADF images.

All...
Forum: Coders. System 22 November 2018, 17:21
Replies: 1
Views: 195
Posted By PeterK
In other words, how can I check the system...

In other words, how can I check the system whether the commodity "Wanderer" is running and where are the structures of commodities defined?

I'm trying to solve that in assembler, but any help is...
Forum: Coders. System 22 November 2018, 17:04
Replies: 2,970
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Posted By PeterK
Interesting "feature" of AutoUpdateWB, confirmed...

Interesting "feature" of AutoUpdateWB, confirmed :agree, but I didn't know that yet.
Forum: Coders. System 22 November 2018, 01:47
Replies: 1
Views: 195
Posted By PeterK
Question How to get the commodities list like in Scout?

I'm trying to get the task address of the Aros Wanderer, which is started as "WANDERER:Wanderer", but I think such a program path is nothing reliable to search the task list for.

There is also a...
Forum: Coders. System 22 November 2018, 01:16
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
As long as the executable flag is set for your...

As long as the executable flag is set for your data file you will always see the def_tool icon. Clear the E-flag and add "Sys:utilities/Multiview" as DefaultTool to def_project.info.

And yes,...
Forum: Coders. System 20 November 2018, 23:01
Replies: 2,970
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Posted By PeterK
Project icons can have an additional...

Project icons can have an additional "DefaultTool" defined, which should be used to open these files like documents, music, videos, pictures or whatever. So "DefaultTool" could be Multiview, a...
Forum: Coders. System 20 November 2018, 00:48
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
Your assumptions are not bad, there are the...

Your assumptions are not bad, there are the standard deficon types defined as 1=disk, 2=drawer, 3=tool, 4=project, 5=trashcan, 6=device, 7=kick, 8=app. You can call icon.library with...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 November 2018, 21:00
Replies: 16
Views: 663
Posted By PeterK
I'm happy with my old LG Flatron W2452TX 16:10...

I'm happy with my old LG Flatron W2452TX 16:10 monitor (1920x1200). My favorite Workbench screenmode is 1280x800, but it is also good for old 800x600 or 1600x1200 pictures or HD videos where I can...
Forum: Coders. System 15 November 2018, 18:33
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
No sorry, but I don't use Birdie.

No sorry, but I don't use Birdie.
Forum: Coders. System 15 November 2018, 17:56
Replies: 2,970
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Posted By PeterK
Yes, 3.1.4 is ok, but using the IconEdit of 3.1.4...

Yes, 3.1.4 is ok, but using the IconEdit of 3.1.4 makes no sense, that's an old version from 3.1 and can handle only old and MWB icons.


No, you can't restore the converted icons, just the...
Forum: Coders. System 15 November 2018, 01:08
Replies: 2,970
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Posted By PeterK
My AsyncWB icon has only the tooltype "DONOTWAIT"...

My AsyncWB icon has only the tooltype "DONOTWAIT" and it works. :p
Forum: Coders. System 15 November 2018, 00:33
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Posted By PeterK
Don't do it or I will see you next year again ......

Don't do it or I will see you next year again ... ;)


Probably TC020 or LD020, but there is only a small difference in the way how the colormapped icons are loaded directly into the gfx-card...
Forum: Coders. System 14 November 2018, 22:44
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
I think I know that story already ... :agree

I think I know that story already ... :agree
Forum: Coders. System 14 November 2018, 21:41
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Posted By PeterK
Update to icon.libary 46.4.508: This update...

Update to icon.libary 46.4.508:

This update supports the PNG icon "Frameless" flag now and the TrueColor mode can be disabled with the command "ConvertTrueColor" to create icons in the OS 3.5...
Forum: Coders. System 14 November 2018, 21:30
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
On OS 3.9 SetPatch is loading the icon.library,...

On OS 3.9 SetPatch is loading the icon.library, so you won't need RemLib. Just rename icon_lib.exe to something else and everything except themes and skins should work. Maybe VisualPrefs and Birdie...
Forum: Coders. System 14 November 2018, 17:44
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
Hi Carlo, it's the same proverb with the needle...

Hi Carlo, it's the same proverb with the needle in the haystack here, but we find hairs in the soup! How do they get into Italian eggs? We only find chemicals in our eggs from time to time. :D
...
Forum: Coders. System 14 November 2018, 13:42
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
@AMIGASYSTEM: Could you find the culprit already?...

@AMIGASYSTEM: Could you find the culprit already?

Added a new 46.4.508_LD020:

This update supports the PNG icon "Frameless" flag now and the TrueColor mode can be disabled with the command...
Forum: Amiga scene 11 November 2018, 16:27
Replies: 109
Views: 25,429
Posted By PeterK
hUMUNGUs Strange expectations that you have....

hUMUNGUs

Strange expectations that you have. Why should AfA change any icons or the backgrounds? You need to do that manually.

To see whether AfA_OS is really running you can simply start...
Forum: Coders. System 10 November 2018, 19:58
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
There is no string "def_exe" in any file of the...

There is no string "def_exe" in any file of the complete OS 3.9 CD or in AfA_OS 4.8.

Why don't you scan your system for this string?

Ok, it's still possible that some program could call...
Forum: Coders. System 10 November 2018, 19:41
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
An Aminet search for "def_exe" finds these tools:...

An Aminet search for "def_exe" finds these tools:

http://aminet.net/package/dev/basic/AmiBlitz3
http://aminet.net/package/dev/c/APPSource
http://aminet.net/package/dev/e/powerd...
Forum: Coders. System 10 November 2018, 18:29
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
No, nothing like that happens on my system,...

No, nothing like that happens on my system, neither on OS 3.9+3.1.4, nor on the same with AfA and my icon.library activated. Check your Envarc:datatypes/exe.prefs. On my system it's an empty file (0...
Forum: Coders. System 10 November 2018, 15:50
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
Still strange. I have exe.datatype 40.2...

Still strange. I have exe.datatype 40.2 (Stullich) from Aminet installed, and that needs no def_exe.info and also has no reference to def_system.info.

I only found a def_exe.info icon belonging to...
Forum: Coders. System 10 November 2018, 01:11
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
Sorry Carlo, can't help you at the moment....

Sorry Carlo, can't help you at the moment. Tomorrow is another day ...
Forum: Coders. System 10 November 2018, 00:32
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
No, that just means that there exists no real...

No, that just means that there exists no real file "def_system" or "def_tool" in ENVARC:sys. If you create these files you would see the flags too. But it's not required to create these files. As...
Forum: Coders. System 09 November 2018, 23:38
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
That's mega-strange and unusual! If it's not...

That's mega-strange and unusual! If it's not WBStartup/DefIcons which is responsible for this then try to find out what else on your system causes this behavior. Disable WBStartup or userstartup or...
Forum: Coders. System 09 November 2018, 22:26
Replies: 2,970
Views: 371,824
Posted By PeterK
Either remove or rename...

Either remove or rename ENVARC:sys/def_system.info or add to both icons
CLI
DONOTPROMPT

I would also remove the DefIcons filetype "bible" from my system, since I'm living in hell. :evilgrin
Forum: News 09 November 2018, 21:53
Replies: 587
Views: 60,730
Posted By PeterK
Sorry, but I'm a lazy bone, no blogger, never...

Sorry, but I'm a lazy bone, no blogger, never writing tutorials or making YouTube video clips. Furthermore, I'm not a real AmigaOS user and would not even think about using AfA_OS, which is just...
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