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Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 17 January 2021, 19:59
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Posted By SnkBitten
I don't think FreeDos version is the problem. ...

I don't think FreeDos version is the problem. Once Amithlon is launched the stripped linux kernel kicks out the running OS and takes over the hardware, remapping PCI address space among other...
Forum: News 16 January 2021, 22:24
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Views: 8,351
Posted By SnkBitten
I'm still waiting on my issue to arrive. I think...

I'm still waiting on my issue to arrive. I think the last email I got was the order was shipping preparation started back on Nov 18.
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 12 January 2021, 13:50
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Posted By SnkBitten
Strange. I may have added additional SATA...

Strange. I may have added additional SATA controllers in the kernel while deleting a lot of other drivers....it's been a long time since I compiled my own. My Amithlon is down currently as I had...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 10 January 2021, 06:42
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Posted By SnkBitten
How are you launching Amithlon to install it,...

How are you launching Amithlon to install it, loadlin @amithlon or loadlin @small? I didn't add anything in my kernel compile, I just stripped out more drivers to try to make the kernel smaller.
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Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 10 December 2020, 22:56
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Posted By SnkBitten
I have not used an AGP cards or had any luck with...

I have not used an AGP cards or had any luck with ATI PCI cards so it's near impossible for me to offer any advice.

1) Have you tried kernel 3.1 or kernel 4 as they are the newest kernels...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 14 November 2020, 07:37
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Posted By SnkBitten
A quick webm video recorded in VirtualBox using...

A quick webm video recorded in VirtualBox using it's built in recorder...

Booting Amithlon (I have PicBoot displaying a picture during boot), launching IBrowse and downloading/extracting a file,...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 13 November 2020, 18:23
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Posted By SnkBitten
Oh, make sure to add nosleep to the end of the...

Oh, make sure to add nosleep to the end of the init string in the 'amithlon' and 'small' files so that Amithlon will boot under Virtualbox.
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 13 November 2020, 18:21
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Posted By SnkBitten
Oracle Virtualbox 6.0.24 - anything higher and it...

Oracle Virtualbox 6.0.24 - anything higher and it breaks Amithlon initiating the kernel vesa framebuffer.

Setup a standard DOS system.
1 GB ram, 1 CPU
16 MB Video Memory
VBoxVGA
IDE...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 13 November 2020, 16:57
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Posted By SnkBitten
Having fun again with Virtualbox and Amithlon. I...

Having fun again with Virtualbox and Amithlon. I built a system with all the patches, kernel 4 and kernel 4 modules and then started doing my normal tweaks. Audio/USB/Network all functioning....I...
Forum: support.Apps 11 November 2020, 15:56
Replies: 70
Views: 10,481
Posted By SnkBitten
If it helps, Amithlon with JIT disabled. ...

If it helps, Amithlon with JIT disabled.

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Forum: support.Apps 11 November 2020, 15:45
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Posted By SnkBitten
Amithlon was a different approach to emulation,...

Amithlon was a different approach to emulation, it tosses custom hardware and timing limits out to allow the OS to run as fast as possible on x86 hardware for system friends applications. Timings...
Forum: support.Apps 11 November 2020, 15:33
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Posted By SnkBitten
Yes, Amithlon uses JIT in it's emulation. 69655

Yes, Amithlon uses JIT in it's emulation.
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Forum: support.Apps 10 November 2020, 19:51
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Posted By SnkBitten
Hi, Is there a way to implement Amithlon...

Hi,

Is there a way to implement Amithlon detection instead of just saying "Virtual Amiga" in the comments? I believe this was done for the Vampire.

Maybe if amithlon device is present or...
Forum: News 05 November 2020, 04:58
Replies: 235
Views: 40,607
Posted By SnkBitten
It's working for me on my Amithlon system. At...

It's working for me on my Amithlon system. At first it wasn't with the previously set apps/screenmodes. But I removed them and set them up again and they were promoted. Tested with Sysinfo since...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 02 November 2020, 16:53
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Posted By SnkBitten
Most games/demos won't work as they are designed...

Most games/demos won't work as they are designed for the Amiga hardware/custom chips. System friendly games or games that allow you to use RTG and AHI setup may work. Amithlon is a 68k emulator...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 28 October 2020, 22:11
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Posted By SnkBitten
I would start testing with kernel 3.10 then and...

I would start testing with kernel 3.10 then and remove the mem=512M line if you have less. This is typically used to reduce the amount of memory for Amithlon from the total physical system memory,...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 27 October 2020, 15:21
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Posted By SnkBitten
Make sure you are using loadlin @NameOfInitFile,...

Make sure you are using loadlin @NameOfInitFile, ie. Loadlin @amithlon or Loadlin @small

Also make sure nothing is set in config.sys or Autoexec.bat, you want no DOS environment configured, just...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 27 October 2020, 06:10
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Posted By SnkBitten
The overall best cards for Amithlon are the...

The overall best cards for Amithlon are the nVidia geforce cards. They have the most hardware supported functions of all brands. The Voodoo have the least and aren't recommended at all. The...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 21 October 2020, 23:50
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Posted By SnkBitten
It's not so much needing a new or patched system...

It's not so much needing a new or patched system it's adding a command line option to the unit file 'amithlon' that launches Amithlon. You need to add nosleep at the end of the string as Virtual box...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 21 October 2020, 06:29
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Posted By SnkBitten
And for grins.....grabbing a screen shot of me...

And for grins.....grabbing a screen shot of me just posting...

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Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 21 October 2020, 06:26
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Posted By SnkBitten
And posting from my Virtualbox Amithlon system I...

And posting from my Virtualbox Amithlon system I just built new after getting my older ones working again. Working on the installation guides and putting things in a clearer order as well as making...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 21 October 2020, 03:28
Replies: 1,515
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Posted By SnkBitten
I uninstalled 6.1 and re-installed 6.0.22. This...

I uninstalled 6.1 and re-installed 6.0.22. This brought me back to getting an error on launching the virtual Amithlon. A quick google search said I needed to disable hypervisor (which I must have...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 20 October 2020, 20:18
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Posted By SnkBitten
Yes, I updated to 6.1 as none of my virtuals...

Yes, I updated to 6.1 as none of my virtuals would start for some reason. Taking the update allowed them to start but they all hang during the initialization of the linux kernel/AmigaOS hand off. ...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 20 October 2020, 13:57
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Posted By SnkBitten
It's kind of a double whammy. One, sharing the...

It's kind of a double whammy. One, sharing the VM would include Kickstarts and OS 3.9 which is frowned on. Two, latest updates to Virtualbox and/or Windows 10 has made all my Amithlon VM setups...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 20 October 2020, 03:57
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Posted By SnkBitten
I have never investigated PCMCIA under Amithlon...

I have never investigated PCMCIA under Amithlon and I'm not sure if there is any binding of that hardware between Amithlon/Linux kernel and AmigaOS.

Everything I have done has been PCI, Mini-PCI...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 07 October 2020, 01:00
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Posted By SnkBitten
I don't know as no one has reported to me if a...

I don't know as no one has reported to me if a P43 Express Northbridge works. I've used a ICH10R Southbridge with an Intel X58 Northbridge with some success though I had a lot of difficulties with...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 25 September 2020, 04:12
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Posted By SnkBitten
Probably a Windows 10 update that is causing...

Probably a Windows 10 update that is causing this.....Virtualbox doesn't seem to work anymore. I cannot get Amithlon to initialize. It freezes on the soft-reset it does at boot or right before it...
Forum: support.Apps 18 September 2020, 20:45
Replies: 5
Views: 724
Posted By SnkBitten
Most system friendly software works, things that...

Most system friendly software works, things that manipulate the custom chips or rely on Amiga hardware specific aspects should work. Games, blitter tricks, hacks, etc.. are best to stay away from.
...
Forum: Member Introductions 12 August 2020, 23:45
Replies: 4
Views: 1,309
Posted By SnkBitten
Welcome. Amiga's tend to plant themselves...

Welcome. Amiga's tend to plant themselves somewhere in your heart/soul and you have a hard time staying away. I had an A1000 back in 1985 and upgraded over the years until I sold all mine to pay...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 07 August 2020, 16:02
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Posted By SnkBitten
Yes, I use it under Windows 10 and Oracle...

Yes, I use it under Windows 10 and Oracle Virtualbox.

Linux knowledge isn't really going to help you much with Amithlon. There is no linux presented to the user or accessible to the user. It is...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 21 July 2020, 04:31
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Posted By SnkBitten
If you've created a AmigaOS partition and...

If you've created a AmigaOS partition and formatted it and then installed OS3.9 to it.......did you go back into HDToolBox and make the partition bootable?

If you didn't do the above, you need to...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 21 July 2020, 01:07
Replies: 1,515
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Posted By SnkBitten
Haven't looked at your video but if it is a...

Haven't looked at your video but if it is a purple-ish screen completely out of sync it is the "Insert Workbench" screen animation which means your boot drive is either not set to bootable after you...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 21 July 2020, 01:06
Replies: 1,515
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Posted By SnkBitten
Yes, IDE dvd r/w drive, SATA hard drives. The...

Yes, IDE dvd r/w drive, SATA hard drives. The SATA drives (AHCI) show up as devices 1 and 2 on the IDE channels (in BIOS) and the IDE cd drive is on 5 I think.

My CDrom mounts in AmigaOS just...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 29 June 2020, 01:16
Replies: 1,515
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Posted By SnkBitten
Thanks for making the effort. Overall it's still...

Thanks for making the effort. Overall it's still fast in Virtualbox.
Forum: support.WinUAE 29 June 2020, 01:08
Replies: 12
Views: 2,381
Posted By SnkBitten
They are discussing screen dragging not window...

They are discussing screen dragging not window dragging. Example would be Deluxe Paint opened on it's own screen and pulling the Workbench screen down to see the Deluxe Paint screen or whatever is...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 15 June 2020, 00:55
Replies: 1,515
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Posted By SnkBitten
That would be great, having accelerated graphics...

That would be great, having accelerated graphics under Virtualbox would be an impressive accomplishment :)

I have a Virtualbox VM configured for ubuntu 5.10 setup to compile your kernel4 from the...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 15 June 2020, 00:37
Replies: 1,515
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Posted By SnkBitten
Let me state, I've used VirtualBox on my Win10...

Let me state, I've used VirtualBox on my Win10 pc, using an environment for other/dos in configuring a VM. I have not done anything under Linux so can't speak for it working under that host OS. ...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 15 June 2020, 00:34
Replies: 1,515
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Posted By SnkBitten
Yes, I've used both Gary's and your kernels in...

Yes, I've used both Gary's and your kernels in VirtualBox. I use yours because it has the nic drivers for what I listed in the VB config choices. For Gary's kernel I have to select a different nic,...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 15 June 2020, 00:08
Replies: 1,515
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Posted By SnkBitten
Amithlon works great in Virtualbox, USB, Audio...

Amithlon works great in Virtualbox, USB, Audio and Networking all function. I have a number of Amithlon VM's that I like to test things on before applying to my physical Amithlon system.

It's...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 13 June 2020, 16:17
Replies: 1,515
Views: 404,983
Posted By SnkBitten
Hey milanca! Great to see you stop by. Thanks...

Hey milanca! Great to see you stop by. Thanks so much for the kernel4 work you did as well as making your source available.

Posts under Amithlon seem to come and go in waves.....it'll be silent...
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