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Forum: News 18 February 2019, 18:28
Replies: 11
Views: 769
Posted By jPV
I'm not sure if that's that necessary, because...

I'm not sure if that's that necessary, because you already have some to get started, and as I said, Hollywood's manuals are really great and once you've got started, reading manuals is very enough to...
Forum: News 16 February 2019, 19:43
Replies: 11
Views: 769
Posted By jPV
Hollywood has really good documentation...

Hollywood has really good documentation (https://www.hollywood-mal.com/help.html) itself, there is an example program tutorial and about every function has example lines in the documentation.
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Forum: support.Other 08 February 2019, 08:18
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By jPV
WBRun isn't yet included in 3.1, but is available...

WBRun isn't yet included in 3.1, but is available separately in Aminet (http://aminet.net/search?query=wbrun).
Forum: request.Apps 06 February 2019, 10:18
Replies: 18
Views: 546
Posted By jPV
Yeah, someone should write a FAQ, I'm bit tired...

Yeah, someone should write a FAQ, I'm bit tired to explain these things over and over again, and still these wrong things get recommended...

But to mention at least few things that happens when...
Forum: request.Apps 06 February 2019, 08:15
Replies: 18
Views: 546
Posted By jPV
But you shouldn't unpack anything in Windows for...

But you shouldn't unpack anything in Windows for Amiga use (even though it works in some cases, but the risk to lose information is there always), so the OP is correctly searching an Amiga solution.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 30 January 2019, 19:02
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By jPV
The quickest way to get a hint is to look at the...

The quickest way to get a hint is to look at the top screen bar that does it show any "other mem" (assuming you have a memory module in the card, which is very likely and I don't know would it even...
Forum: support.Other 10 January 2019, 18:05
Replies: 16
Views: 618
Posted By jPV
It depends which disk it is and how it's done...

It depends which disk it is and how it's done there. There certainly isn't one standard for this :D

Some just might print text file on the shell window with the Type command, then just check from...
Forum: Coders. Scripting 09 January 2019, 15:33
Replies: 14
Views: 519
Posted By jPV
Yea, I guess List is the way to go without 3rd...

Yea, I guess List is the way to go without 3rd party programs or ARexx. Not that elegant, but works at least.


Yes, it's quicker, if that matters. I also like to do things with the default stuff...
Forum: Coders. Scripting 08 January 2019, 18:23
Replies: 14
Views: 519
Posted By jPV
You can use the Echo command on OS3.x setups for...

You can use the Echo command on OS3.x setups for the same. At least on OS3.9, not that sure about 3.1 or so... but take a look at the documentation for example here...
Forum: support.Apps 04 January 2019, 08:45
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By jPV
Maybe you just don't have icon files for these...

Maybe you just don't have icon files for these drawers? Icon files are named like "drawername.info", you can copy an existing .info file from some other drawer for your drawer which is missing the...
Forum: support.Apps 04 January 2019, 08:33
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By jPV
2) and 4) shouldn't be needed. It's enough that...

2) and 4) shouldn't be needed. It's enough that the wanted window is active.

5) "Snapshot Window" is enough in this case where user just wants to snapshot the window mode to view by name....
Forum: support.Apps 03 January 2019, 10:42
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By jPV
Select "Window->Snapshot->Window" to save the...

Select "Window->Snapshot->Window" to save the current mode for the active window. This requires you have an icon file for the partition/drawer you are snapshotting.



If you want something to be...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 December 2018, 13:04
Replies: 44
Views: 2,718
Posted By jPV
Yup, that's me (if you mean my "releases" /...

Yup, that's me (if you mean my "releases" / amiga.bbs.fi page).
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 December 2018, 12:37
Replies: 44
Views: 2,718
Posted By jPV
Ok, the name is just confusing, because everyone...

Ok, the name is just confusing, because everyone thinks it's related to the site... some other name would have been better.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 December 2018, 09:20
Replies: 44
Views: 2,718
Posted By jPV
Hmm? What kind of project? Web page, file...

Hmm? What kind of project? Web page, file collection? Because there's already Amiga Demoscene Archive (ADA) site by z5, which is famous and the name collides badly with that :)
Forum: support.Apps 21 December 2018, 19:22
Replies: 26
Views: 939
Posted By jPV
Yes, as I said this feature only works in OS4, in...

Yes, as I said this feature only works in OS4, in these previous versions (2.1, 3.1, and 3.9) you just get an extra underscore character as seen on your screenshots, and it doesn't work as a keyboard...
Forum: support.Apps 21 December 2018, 19:13
Replies: 26
Views: 939
Posted By jPV
That site is for AmigaOS 4 and doesn't apply for...

That site is for AmigaOS 4 and doesn't apply for AmigaOS 3.x. This feature isn't mentioned in OS3.9 manual (http://www.bambi-amiga.co.uk/aos39_manual/dos/book-main66.html#marker=1023906) for instance.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 December 2018, 18:26
Replies: 44
Views: 2,718
Posted By jPV
- I released some new programs: RNOPDF...

- I released some new programs: RNOPDF (http://jpv.wmhost.com/jpv_software/RNOPDF/), RNOEffects (http://jpv.wmhost.com/jpv_software/RNOEffects/), Raffeli (http://jpv.wmhost.com/jpv_software/Raffeli/)...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 18 December 2018, 17:16
Replies: 6
Views: 698
Posted By jPV
The game runs very well on a real Amiga with 060...

The game runs very well on a real Amiga with 060 and graphics card with 640x512 resolution. So maybe it's something in your UAE config, or you just don't have fast enough computer where you run it :)...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 18 December 2018, 08:57
Replies: 6
Views: 698
Posted By jPV
The original Napalm CD has 174MB data track and...

The original Napalm CD has 174MB data track and 20 audio tracks (501MB). Audio is commanded to be played by the CD drive itself, and it isn't streamed through Amiga's output by software.



The...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 December 2018, 16:19
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By jPV
Ok, cool :) I don't remember the details...

Ok, cool :)


I don't remember the details anymore, it was 90s afterall... but when looking at a pic of my card now, I seem to have 66.667 MHz crystal there. Can't remember what it was originally,...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 December 2018, 08:38
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By jPV
But does it force on a PAL/NTSC screen? Maybe...

But does it force on a PAL/NTSC screen? Maybe could be tried with a mode promotor, but I'm little sceptical until someone tries :)
Forum: Amiga scene 17 December 2018, 08:35
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By jPV
But is it a standard CV64/3D or the rare "Z4"...

But is it a standard CV64/3D or the rare "Z4" version? AFAIK the standard one can't take advantage of the double speed slots found in Z4 boards. Manual tells "This speed will only work with cards...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 December 2018, 08:25
Replies: 16
Views: 5,781
Posted By jPV
Games don't usually need handshaking in the...

Games don't usually need handshaking in the cable, so just three wires connected is enough (txd and rxd swapped, ground direct). I once built a 10 meter long 3-wire cable to play SCR between two...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 December 2018, 12:25
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By jPV
But can you name any games doing that? I can't......

But can you name any games doing that? I can't... or maybe some small freeware ones running in an OS window... but "real" commercial games are just using it as a dummy frame buffer, and they are...
Forum: Amiga scene 12 December 2018, 14:51
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By jPV
Yep, not much use for gaming. Except if you have...

Yep, not much use for gaming. Except if you have CV64/3D and want to play about the two 3D accelerated games available :P Descent was OK as 3D accelerated... and some FPS game which never got out of...
Forum: Amiga scene 12 December 2018, 11:31
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By jPV
Wasn't "real life" Zorro II throughput more like...

Wasn't "real life" Zorro II throughput more like 3.5MB/s rather than 5.3MB/s said in that page? At least in practise chunky demos ran more smoothly over AGA than on CV64/3D in Zorro II on my 060...
Forum: support.Games 12 December 2018, 08:06
Replies: 20
Views: 931
Posted By jPV
Yes, the length of a game would be nice to know,...

Yes, the length of a game would be nice to know, and would this otherwise be suitable for a competition game? For example, will there be difference in points or is it too easy to play a perfect game?...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 December 2018, 08:17
Replies: 3
Views: 943
Posted By jPV
Most of these games still disable multitasking,...

Most of these games still disable multitasking, so nothing can run in the background while playing...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 December 2018, 11:31
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By jPV
Is that some unofficial/3rd party font? I don't...

Is that some unofficial/3rd party font? I don't remember seeing that kind of "e" myself ever...
Forum: News 25 November 2018, 19:22
Replies: 1
Views: 695
Posted By jPV
Version 1.3: - Accepts a file argument and can...

Version 1.3:
- Accepts a file argument and can be used as a default tool in project icons
- ARexx support (every effect can be applied with all options they have)
- 24 bit ILBM and BMP support...
Forum: News 25 November 2018, 19:16
Replies: 9
Views: 1,066
Posted By jPV
Version 1.2 of RNOPDF was released: - Added...

Version 1.2 of RNOPDF was released:
- Added rotate options
- Pages can be exported to custom resolutions
Forum: support.Apps 22 November 2018, 18:25
Replies: 47
Views: 11,959
Posted By jPV
GoldED does (screenshots...

GoldED does (screenshots (https://www.softwareandcircuits.com/division/amiga/products/cubic/screenshots.html)), and it doesn't only color it, but also does auto-casing, has quick help for commands,...
Forum: EAB's competition 18 November 2018, 13:01
Replies: 12
Views: 870
Posted By jPV
I'm very sorry (with the voice of Gupochi) :) ...

I'm very sorry (with the voice of Gupochi) :)

I'm sure that it won't happen this year... these games aren't my cup of tea. If I manage to get to SWOS, I'll most likely won't get further from that...
Forum: News 16 November 2018, 07:57
Replies: 9
Views: 1,066
Posted By jPV
Thank you, appreciated!

Thank you, appreciated!
Forum: News 14 November 2018, 07:43
Replies: 9
Views: 1,066
Posted By jPV
New updates are available for the both programs...

New updates are available for the both programs now, deficons should work now.
Forum: support.Apps 13 November 2018, 18:14
Replies: 15
Views: 436
Posted By jPV
Not cheap? 49 euros for Hollywood isn't bad at...

Not cheap? 49 euros for Hollywood isn't bad at all for what it offers... but anyway it isn't required for this player program.


It is there nevertheless: http://aminet.net/search?query=ahx+hwp
...
Forum: News 11 November 2018, 21:00
Replies: 9
Views: 1,066
Posted By jPV
Actually I found a way to get the file argument...

Actually I found a way to get the file argument in Hollywood, there was a separate function for that outside the normal option arguments. Argh, should have noticed that earlier... well, I'll make an...
Forum: News 10 November 2018, 21:21
Replies: 9
Views: 1,066
Posted By jPV
Hmm.. yea.. I don't remember how OS3.9 def icons...

Hmm.. yea.. I don't remember how OS3.9 def icons do work, I never used them because I already was Magellan2 user at the time when 3.9 came out. But maybe it would require that the program would take...
Forum: News 10 November 2018, 13:19
Replies: 9
Views: 1,066
Posted By jPV
Two new PDF viewers released: RNOPDF 1.0 and RNOComics 1.3

RNOPDF (http://jpv.wmhost.com/jpv_software/RNOPDF/) is a compact PDF viewer with a minimal GUI and easy control options. It is available for MorphOS, AmigaOS 3 (68k/68k+FPU/WOS with RTG), AmigaOS 4,...
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