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Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 06 February 2018, 07:09
Replies: 11
Views: 2,944
Posted By modrobert
I couldn't find the original image so created a...

I couldn't find the original image so created a few variants, see attached files.

Linux commands used to convert the ASCII text to images (requires ImageMagick).

Black PNG
convert -size...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 December 2017, 04:35
Replies: 17
Views: 728
Posted By modrobert
Sizzling sounds and smoke puffs, getting hungry....

Sizzling sounds and smoke puffs, getting hungry. ;)

I agree with idrougge, open it up and check before ordering parts.
Forum: support.Hardware 05 December 2017, 09:44
Replies: 20
Views: 1,083
Posted By modrobert
Start reading below "Recommended changes for...

Start reading below "Recommended changes for ACA1230/1232 accelerators" which covers all motherboard versions, the info before that are for Apollo cards.

Based on your "illegal instruction" while...
Forum: support.Games 02 December 2017, 22:05
Replies: 46
Views: 3,224
Posted By modrobert
Yes, but the screen is in a bugged state when it...

Yes, but the screen is in a bugged state when it appears, perhaps due to previous crack attempts. The pages/words suggested are out of bounds, beyond the scope of the original manual.
Forum: support.Games 02 December 2017, 22:00
Replies: 46
Views: 3,224
Posted By modrobert
It's a random event, but yes, it happens after...

It's a random event, but yes, it happens after while using the latest save there.

This is the reason I wouldn't recommend debugging it live (as I tried), probably better to ReSource it and get a...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 December 2017, 20:57
Replies: 8
Views: 1,220
Posted By modrobert
Trapdoor interface with akiko and 68030 socket...

Trapdoor interface with akiko and 68030 socket doubling as accelerator, it supported CD32 games on A1200, or at least its intended goal, not sure if they reached that far.
...
Forum: project.EAB 02 December 2017, 19:26
Replies: 44
Views: 1,737
Posted By modrobert
After security researching chromium (chrome) for...

After security researching chromium (chrome) for a while I know exactly why it might be a good idea to use an older browser in general, but perhaps we are going off topic.
Forum: support.Games 02 December 2017, 16:51
Replies: 46
Views: 3,224
Posted By modrobert
That would be great. :great The CD32 version...

That would be great. :great

The CD32 version runs slow with accelerators on A1200 for some reason, so the newer more updated OCS/ECS version is what you would use, more info in this thread.
...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 December 2017, 16:31
Replies: 8
Views: 1,220
Posted By modrobert
Commodore Amiga CD1200 - Rare Amiga Prototype (Oddware)

Source: Dan Wood - kookytech.net

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qYq_F5-fAaw
Forum: support.Hardware 01 December 2017, 22:21
Replies: 20
Views: 1,083
Posted By modrobert
d3cka2d3pwood, Try Mad Professor Mariarti...

d3cka2d3pwood,

Try Mad Professor Mariarti (http://hol.abime.net/2373), it's one of the games known to stress the CPU/BUS regarding timing issues. After I did the timing fixes on my A1200...
Forum: support.Games 01 December 2017, 19:34
Replies: 46
Views: 3,224
Posted By modrobert
I guess you can't count this as a glitch, but it...

I guess you can't count this as a glitch, but it is annoying. ;)

Frontier: Elite II (ECS/OCS) (http://hol.abime.net/629)

"Hi! I'm PoliceOfficer..." screen when playing copy.

I tried three...
Forum: Coders. Language 22 November 2017, 18:50
Replies: 47
Views: 3,574
Posted By modrobert
Thinking of ancient Unix variants and their...

Thinking of ancient Unix variants and their shells; the %$AMIDOS part is probably an environment variable, maybe it's supposed to point to sys:c on Amiga? Just a thought...
Forum: Coders. General 18 November 2017, 19:52
Replies: 181
Views: 12,580
Posted By modrobert
I'm trying hard not to disagree with anyone this...

I'm trying hard not to disagree with anyone this time (famous last words). ;)

Regarding developing the original Metal Slug for Neo Geo, to me it looks like drawing the graphics was where most of...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 November 2017, 05:54
Replies: 19
Views: 829
Posted By modrobert
Good point, looks like password encryption was...

Good point, looks like password encryption was added to smbfs back in 2000.

https://sourceforge.net/projects/amiga-smbfs/files/amiga-smbfs/smbfs%201.102/
Forum: support.Hardware 16 November 2017, 06:11
Replies: 19
Views: 829
Posted By modrobert
No, older WPA is affected, as well as...

No, older WPA is affected, as well as "enterprise".

For instance, the attack works against personal and enterprise Wi-Fi networks, against the older WPA and the latest WPA2 standard, and even ...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 November 2017, 19:47
Replies: 19
Views: 829
Posted By modrobert
Yes, an attacker can inject packets but only in...

Yes, an attacker can inject packets but only in the session between the vulnerable client and the router, not with other patched clients on the same WiFi network.



Yes, but those tools works...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 November 2017, 19:07
Replies: 19
Views: 829
Posted By modrobert
Nope. It's a replay attack during the handshake...

Nope. It's a replay attack during the handshake on all WPA2 enabled devices. You have to update drivers/firmware for every single device. If a device is too old to receive an update, it (and your...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 November 2017, 14:14
Replies: 693
Views: 90,459
Posted By modrobert
Jens and Individual Computers can be trusted,...

Jens and Individual Computers can be trusted, just wait a bit longer, he is probably busy. I haven't always agreed with his product design choices, but have never doubted his reputation running an...
Forum: project.EAB 15 November 2017, 12:02
Replies: 65
Views: 2,879
Posted By modrobert
Is it such a big deal using a standard browser on...

Is it such a big deal using a standard browser on a mobile device these days?

Back in the day when phones had 84x48 pixel LCD displays I could understand the need for separate standards (eg. WAP)...
Forum: project.EAB 14 November 2017, 11:01
Replies: 44
Views: 1,737
Posted By modrobert
I agree about this, and it's such a bullshit...

I agree about this, and it's such a bullshit warning plaguing the web.

Since the dawn of internet the cookie warning has been an optional setting in the browser where it belongs, it makes no sense...
Forum: Coders. General 14 November 2017, 10:09
Replies: 181
Views: 12,580
Posted By modrobert
That looks great, impressive work with the...

That looks great, impressive work with the colors.

I remember reading somewhere that AGA (A1200) also introduced some improvement regarding hardware sprites (can't find the info atm). Still,...
Forum: project.EAB 14 November 2017, 09:46
Replies: 65
Views: 2,879
Posted By modrobert
Sure, the signatures can be annoying, but that's...

Sure, the signatures can be annoying, but that's not the worst part. Tapatalk exposes any forum integrated with it to additional security flaws (as if there weren't enough of those already).
...
Forum: Amiga scene 11 November 2017, 10:04
Replies: 693
Views: 90,459
Posted By modrobert
If the pins have no support and are loose I'm...

If the pins have no support and are loose I'm guessing they aren't soldered to the board properly. Check the bottom side of the board, specifically the solder points of the connectors.

EDIT:
...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 11 November 2017, 09:29
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
You can change the FileZilla setting "File exists...

You can change the FileZilla setting "File exists action" for "Downloads:" and set it to "Overwrite if size differs" instead, the setting is here:

Edit->Settings...->Transfers->File Exists...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 08 November 2017, 15:58
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
Yes, I tried with 'John' as well, which is a...

Yes, I tried with 'John' as well, which is a valid user, and it failed.

The reason is that vBulletin doesn't put exact matches first in the results which is a bit odd, perhaps a bug.

You can...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 03 November 2017, 11:30
Replies: 8
Views: 938
Posted By modrobert
Love the game, great fun. Got that "space taxi"...

Love the game, great fun. Got that "space taxi" feel to it, and a bit of "fort apocalypse". :great

I'm still struggling with level 3, but finally realized how to get through now.

Tips:

*...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 01 November 2017, 11:08
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
I have updated the previous release post with...

I have updated the previous release post with eab_post_count.py v1.12.

eab_post_count.py v1.12 by modrobert in 2017
Function: Returns the number of posts for a given EAB forum user.
Syntax :...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 31 October 2017, 17:03
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
Maybe you can encode it? For example, if '_'...

Maybe you can encode it? For example, if '_' (underscore) character is allowed then use that instead of ' ' (space).

EDIT:

I don't know what programming language you are using, but perhaps you...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 31 October 2017, 15:55
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
Hehe, yes, I think that's it. Jokes aside, pretty...

Hehe, yes, I think that's it. Jokes aside, pretty close call.

The colour screws it up it seems, for example "<font color="#00744C">Toni Wilen</font>". Just have to strip that font tag when found,...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 31 October 2017, 01:28
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
I can't do that without several page loads...

I can't do that without several page loads because vBulletin always return "Sorry - no matches. Please try some different terms." regardless if the user is missing or when the 'lastpostafter'...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 21:54
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
New release. Requires Python 2.x (forgot to...

New release. Requires Python 2.x (forgot to mention that previously).

eab_post_count.py v1.15 by modrobert in 2017
Function: Returns the number of posts for a given EAB forum user.
Syntax :...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 15:40
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
OK, edited my previous "release post" with new...

OK, edited my previous "release post" with new eab_post_count.py v1.0.

Changelog:

* Fixed bug with "more than one user", now compares given user name with output from EAB forum (thanks Turran)....
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 14:45
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
No thanks, considering some of the crap posted in...

No thanks, considering some of the crap posted in this thread so far, a bit of code can't hurt. Almost done.
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 13:55
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
Yes, but my previous Bourne shell example adds...

Yes, but my previous Bourne shell example adds the functionality you want by testing the result/exit code (-ne 0 / != 0) of eab_post_count.py. Here's the example again.

#!/bin/sh
USER="Turran"...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 13:29
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
No, it will report "User not found" and "exit 1",...

No, it will report "User not found" and "exit 1", same as if the name was incorrect, in my previous edited post.

If user "Turbo" gives more than one hit he is not a valid EAB forum user, or he...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 13:01
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
Look at my shell script example again. EDIT:...

Look at my shell script example again.

EDIT:

OK, here's another example, checking of exit code is "not equal" to zero.

#!/bin/sh
USER="Turran"
OUTPUT=`eab_post_count.py "$USER"`
RTN=$?
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 11:19
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
If there is more than one user name in the result...

If there is more than one user name in the result (from the actual search at EAB), then the user name given is incomplete/invalid.

The exit codes of my Python script are:

0 = user found, 1 =...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 10:36
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
Yes, that makes sense. PS: Found a bug in...

Yes, that makes sense.

PS: Found a bug in the script, edited previous post. Apparently a user with > 1000 posts get a ',' in their counter. :)
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 09:37
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
Turran, I threw together a Python script...

Turran,

I threw together a Python script 'eab_post_count.py' to get post count of a given EAB forum user.

This is kind of hairy in the sense that it depends on counting html tags and such on a...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 29 October 2017, 15:48
Replies: 1,892
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 618,672
Posted By modrobert
Totally acceptable and you are way nicer than...

Totally acceptable and you are way nicer than most leechers will ever deserve. We are talking about making the most out of finite resources. :great

Also, to those who complain and taking a top...
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