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Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 11:49
Replies: 139
Views: 8,979
Posted By Dunny
I would format them, then bundle them up in...

I would format them, then bundle them up in blocks of 10 and sell them. up to four boxes per customer. That way they continue to be useful for as long as they last, and everyone gets to enjoy them.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 12 January 2018, 21:12
Replies: 47
Views: 3,426
Posted By Dunny
Ask yourself - how will you know if those pixels...

Ask yourself - how will you know if those pixels have changed from the previous frame?
Forum: support.FS-UAE 09 January 2018, 11:29
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By Dunny
Have you made sure that FS-UAE's app bundle (and...

Have you made sure that FS-UAE's app bundle (and the one inside it) can access high DPI screen modes? By default (AFAIK) it's not enabled and so you'll be able to, at best, access half your display...
Forum: OT - Gaming 08 January 2018, 21:26
Replies: 178
Views: 24,193
Posted By Dunny
And we told them, they did fix it, and people...

And we told them, they did fix it, and people moved on.

I'm still playing btw - on my third run through now and still not bored.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 08 January 2018, 01:27
Replies: 47
Views: 3,426
Posted By Dunny
Is that really running on a plain unexpanded...

Is that really running on a plain unexpanded A500? Looks like it's got a FastRAM expansion added in. How much RAM does the demo need?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 December 2017, 01:56
Replies: 11
Views: 607
Posted By Dunny
Ranarama, no contest. Loved it BITD, a strategy...

Ranarama, no contest. Loved it BITD, a strategy game where G2 was based on a coin-guzzling arcade whose sole raison d'etre was to bilk as much cash out of the player as possible using any means at...
Forum: support.WinUAE 25 December 2017, 20:26
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By Dunny
Hang on, you just said that you get faster speeds...

Hang on, you just said that you get faster speeds when running 020/030, but now you're saying they're the same speed?
Forum: support.WinUAE 25 December 2017, 12:52
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By Dunny
JIT runs as fast as possible - you know how it...

JIT runs as fast as possible - you know how it works, I'm sure, but if you don't then here's a very, very brief and cut-down explanation:

It analyses code as it runs, and blocks of code (usually...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 25 December 2017, 12:47
Replies: 24
Views: 1,270
Posted By Dunny
More than 512Kb of RAM? Boo. Looks like I'll have...

More than 512Kb of RAM? Boo. Looks like I'll have to stick to Major Motion on my A1000 then :(
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 21 December 2017, 21:51
Replies: 69
Views: 12,296
Posted By Dunny
You are also missing Willy's Weirdy Nightmare. I...

You are also missing Willy's Weirdy Nightmare. I feel that should be corrected.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 15 December 2017, 00:25
Replies: 204
Views: 10,205
Posted By Dunny
About 3 months ago. I have four laptops that I'd...

About 3 months ago. I have four laptops that I'd like to get the Amiga experience on. Amithlon is a no-go for all of them (they have too much RAM and no way to disable it) and AROS (IcarOS flavour)...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 14 December 2017, 19:51
Replies: 204
Views: 10,205
Posted By Dunny
Don't bother with AROS, it's awful and nowhere...

Don't bother with AROS, it's awful and nowhere near ready for regular use as of yet.

But back to the main topic - you're booting with the 68k in-built AROS ROM image. Make sure you have a valid...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 December 2017, 18:25
Replies: 204
Views: 10,205
Posted By Dunny
Wow, that looks super screwy. Post your exact...

Wow, that looks super screwy. Post your exact command lines, and we'll take a look. Symbolic links don't work on FAT32, so there's that - but there shouldn't be any to copy over :)

Edit: Ah yes.
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Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 10 December 2017, 18:23
Replies: 14
Views: 871
Posted By Dunny
WinUAE when I'm in windows, FS-UAE for Mac and...

WinUAE when I'm in windows, FS-UAE for Mac and Linux. Custom Amilator for a laptop Amiga :)
Forum: Amiga scene 09 December 2017, 16:47
Replies: 519
Views: 49,166
Posted By Dunny
Not at all - firstly AMOS/Blitz could produce...

Not at all - firstly AMOS/Blitz could produce very professional stuff in the right hands (Backbone cannot, at least not for stock Amiga 500/600) but you can code games using system library calls to...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 09 December 2017, 16:44
Replies: 204
Views: 10,205
Posted By Dunny
I did this on my laptop, here's the instructions:...

I did this on my laptop, here's the instructions:

http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1193727&postcount=153

But bear in mind that my new HDD was completely unformatted so the setup will be...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 December 2017, 22:21
Replies: 147
Views: 11,624
Posted By Dunny
For the same reason your C64 and ZXSpectrum...

For the same reason your C64 and ZXSpectrum didn't have hardware accelerated 3D graphics cards, nor quad-core GHz-class CPUs and GBs of RAM.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 08 December 2017, 00:43
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By Dunny
Yes, it can. You need to head into the...

Yes, it can. You need to head into the application bundle (right click, "Show Package Contents") and then into the /Contents directory. In there is an info.plist file. Open it in any text editor, and...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 07 December 2017, 02:47
Replies: 204
Views: 10,205
Posted By Dunny
You can unpack the squashfs and modify the...

You can unpack the squashfs and modify the startup scripts to point to an installed FS-UAE on the USB stick, then recompress it before copying it back to the USB. You can't do it in Windows though,...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 06 December 2017, 20:43
Replies: 204
Views: 10,205
Posted By Dunny
Indeed, but I was talking about directories.

Indeed, but I was talking about directories.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 06 December 2017, 18:11
Replies: 204
Views: 10,205
Posted By Dunny
Sorry, I meant directories and also we're not...

Sorry, I meant directories and also we're not using WinUAE. Hardfiles are fine, and report size correctly.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 06 December 2017, 12:52
Replies: 204
Views: 10,205
Posted By Dunny
Hardfiles are limited in size, yes, but...

Hardfiles are limited in size, yes, but directories are not. They don't report their size correctly though (2GB free, 2GB in use regardless of what you have stored on there) so be aware that you...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 06 December 2017, 01:30
Replies: 204
Views: 10,205
Posted By Dunny
I installed mine to a 16GB sandisk. It was fine....

I installed mine to a 16GB sandisk. It was fine. Just follow the instructions in the first post - though you may need to run the syslinux step again if you update the squashfs filesystem.

Edit:...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 02 December 2017, 20:26
Replies: 1,152
Views: 264,377
Posted By Dunny
Hmm. What is responsible for the bouncing ball,...

Hmm. What is responsible for the bouncing ball, and can it be installed into Amilator?
Forum: support.WinUAE 30 November 2017, 15:10
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Dunny
No, it's not suitable. I want a better UI than...

No, it's not suitable. I want a better UI than that.
Forum: support.WinUAE 30 November 2017, 11:01
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Dunny
I'm mainly interested in building an interface...

I'm mainly interested in building an interface for swapping disk images from inside the emulated Amiga, for the Amimlator project - but a more general configuration system will probably grow out of...
Forum: support.WinUAE 30 November 2017, 02:10
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Dunny
Ah, thanks Toni. I'm on Linux so use FS-UAE...

Ah, thanks Toni. I'm on Linux so use FS-UAE mostly, didn't think to check the official WinUAE distro :)

Many thanks. I'll get to work on that this weekend then.
Forum: support.WinUAE 29 November 2017, 15:19
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Dunny
Yeah, I would like to know how it works because I...

Yeah, I would like to know how it works because I want to write something that does the same job, but with a UI rather than on the command line.
Forum: support.WinUAE 29 November 2017, 13:02
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By Dunny
Is the source for UAE-Configuration available...

Is the source for UAE-Configuration available anywhere?
Forum: project.EAB File Server 29 November 2017, 01:38
Replies: 1,839
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 597,816
Posted By Dunny
I think I managed to reach 100 posts in just...

I think I managed to reach 100 posts in just under 18 months - it's not really much of a hardship.
Forum: Member Introductions 29 November 2017, 01:35
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By Dunny
Nice, Merthyr? My mrs is from Brynmawr. Well,...

Nice, Merthyr? My mrs is from Brynmawr. Well, actually born in Nantyglo but no bugger's ever heard of that place.

Welcome :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 November 2017, 14:57
Replies: 98
Views: 11,245
Posted By Dunny
I loved Scorpio's music BITD. Just wish it had...

I loved Scorpio's music BITD. Just wish it had been a higher quality sample :)
Forum: Coders. General 23 November 2017, 11:39
Replies: 173
Views: 10,100
Posted By Dunny
Of course it's not going to happen, these things...

Of course it's not going to happen, these things rarely do. Resident Evil (ported from PS1) won't happen. That Outrun re-work probably won't happen either - everyone gets hung up on how the graphics...
Forum: Coders. General 21 November 2017, 20:38
Replies: 40
Views: 3,416
Posted By Dunny
I didn't say that - I was giving as evidence the...

I didn't say that - I was giving as evidence the fact that moving things around at 640x512x4 was slow, and that 320x256x8 would be just as slow - same amount of data to move.



Absolutely, but...
Forum: Coders. General 21 November 2017, 01:35
Replies: 40
Views: 3,416
Posted By Dunny
Yeah, point taken but I doubt that there was...

Yeah, point taken but I doubt that there was anything meaningful done in those modes aside from productivity or turn-based/adventure games. It was just too slow to update fast enough for an action...
Forum: Coders. General 20 November 2017, 18:30
Replies: 40
Views: 3,416
Posted By Dunny
And a massively higher price tag, but don't let...

And a massively higher price tag, but don't let that get in the way of your Amiga-master-race fantasies.



Well, yes. You did somewhat hijack the thread.
Forum: Coders. General 20 November 2017, 18:20
Replies: 40
Views: 3,416
Posted By Dunny
:D Of course, 16 colour (4 bitplane) hires...

:D

Of course, 16 colour (4 bitplane) hires laced (640x512) is precisely double the requirements of a 320x256 8bpp screen - so the requirements there would be the same. However, I'll pass that back...
Forum: Coders. General 20 November 2017, 16:50
Replies: 40
Views: 3,416
Posted By Dunny
I don't think you quite understand how these...

I don't think you quite understand how these things work. If the A1000/A500 had a chunky mode then memory requirements would have been much, much higher - one of the main reasons we got planar was...
Forum: Coders. General 20 November 2017, 11:39
Replies: 40
Views: 3,416
Posted By Dunny
Well, how else were you going to get the display...

Well, how else were you going to get the display up on the screen? You have to go from textured polys to screen display and that requires a chunky to planar conversion. That's kinda the whole point...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 20 November 2017, 11:37
Replies: 88
Views: 5,112
Posted By Dunny
Yes, but Quake mods are not difficult to run on a...

Yes, but Quake mods are not difficult to run on a (properly equipped) Amiga. Porting a game with no source to work from, written for hardware that the Amiga cannot match in any classic incarnation is...
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