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Forum: support.Other 23 September 2020, 21:55
Replies: 22
Views: 1,037
Posted By stevelord
It's part of the Amiga curse. I've had serious...

It's part of the Amiga curse. I've had serious problems with almost every supplier except Amigastore.eu. I'm sure it'll happen at some point, it just hasn't yet. This whole thread is very unfair to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 August 2020, 12:10
Replies: 63
Views: 3,510
Posted By stevelord
I had a look in CVG's Amiga/ST special -...

I had a look in CVG's Amiga/ST special - https://archive.org/details/cvg-magazine-072/page/n71/mode/2up - which says that Ocean's first Amiga game was going to be Wizball. I don't know if Defender of...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 August 2020, 11:48
Replies: 257
Views: 40,039
Posted By stevelord
Ok, it looks like it's not clear whether the...

Ok, it looks like it's not clear whether the issue is caused by heat. See here: https://twitter.com/mntmn/status/1292047959174127618?s=20
Forum: Amiga scene 06 August 2020, 16:32
Replies: 10
Views: 1,188
Posted By stevelord
Just realised I never wrote anything to close...

Just realised I never wrote anything to close this off.

Everything arrived, but there was a hole in the bottom of the packet and the terminator I ordered was missing. I sent them some pics and...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 August 2020, 14:54
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
Nice! What agaconv switches did you use to encode...

Nice! What agaconv switches did you use to encode the file, and how big did it turn out? I went down the anim route because of the huge size differences between that and AGAconv. My 320x256 vids were...
Forum: News 03 August 2020, 20:28
Replies: 11
Views: 1,973
Posted By stevelord
Thanks, Chiark for all your help. I actually...

Thanks, Chiark for all your help. I actually found a really good series on the Atari ST for anyone interested. Turns out Dadhacker worked on the ST and wrote a few posts about it. Sounds just as...
Forum: News 31 July 2020, 11:04
Replies: 11
Views: 1,973
Posted By stevelord
Yeah I know there's that, I was thinking more...

Yeah I know there's that, I was thinking more about the Jack attacks, the business problems encountered along the way. There's a big gap between the temporary injunction stopping Shivji from working...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 30 July 2020, 19:52
Replies: 48
Views: 2,810
Posted By stevelord
My Uncle got one and we were over at their house....

My Uncle got one and we were over at their house. I saw it for the first time. I remember the intros more than the games with all the bright colours. I think I saw F/A 18 Interceptor and it blew my...
Forum: News 30 July 2020, 19:48
Replies: 11
Views: 1,973
Posted By stevelord
The typos I can fix on the page, so please do go...

The typos I can fix on the page, so please do go ahead. I spent a lot of time chopping stuff out to make it work within Substack's limits, got a bit wordblind on the way and missed my usual post...
Forum: News 30 July 2020, 16:10
Replies: 11
Views: 1,973
Posted By stevelord
Crash And Burn: The Amiga ST Story

I've just posted my latest issue of Tales From The Dork Web, focusing on Jack Tramiel, Atari, Commodore and the original Amiga. I thought I'd post Crash and Burn...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 July 2020, 17:37
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
If you decide to go with a custom disk format,...

If you decide to go with a custom disk format, it'd be nice to have a non-disk lha archive that'll run off a HD. My floppy drive doesn't work on my 4000 and it's a PITA to try and get stuff working...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 July 2020, 19:00
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
Just a point on extracting images with FFmpeg...

Just a point on extracting images with FFmpeg etc. I've already got all the frames in png and iff format extracted on a real amiga if anyone wants them here: https://github.com/stevelord/umadapple -...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 July 2020, 22:17
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
@robinsonb5 I had a similar idea for 1-bit but...

@robinsonb5 I had a similar idea for 1-bit but with 16x16 blocks, a bit like the 8x8 character setup used on the c64 port. I'd extract all possible 16x16 blocks and stream in a lookup table and...
Forum: Amiga scene 12 July 2020, 19:23
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
Just a heads up, your itch account is selling...

Just a heads up, your itch account is selling this for $2. I'm sure you didn't just come on a thread I started about my anim to sell your own version of Bad Apple and it's just a mistake. Just wanted...
Forum: Amiga scene 12 July 2020, 03:00
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
Seiya that looks great! How did you encode it?...

Seiya that looks great! How did you encode it? What resolution, depth, framerate and sample rate are you using?
Forum: OT - General 07 July 2020, 11:51
Replies: 13
Views: 1,994
Posted By stevelord
Heard back from them. They're going to send a...

Heard back from them. They're going to send a replacement. I'm going to send them the packaging pics.
Forum: OT - General 06 July 2020, 14:07
Replies: 13
Views: 1,994
Posted By stevelord
My order arrived this weekend but it looks like...

My order arrived this weekend but it looks like the floppy terminator was forced out of the jiffy bag on the way here. I've dropped a message through their support channel, will see what they say...
Forum: Amiga scene 04 July 2020, 15:44
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
I'm not sure about how long it would take to...

I'm not sure about how long it would take to convert to vectors. To convert each frame to SVG on a PC would probably take a few minutes, then you probably want to store vector deltas per frame. At 16...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 July 2020, 01:17
Replies: 19
Views: 1,630
Posted By stevelord
How can people access the zone these days?

How can people access the zone these days?
Forum: support.Hardware 03 July 2020, 14:53
Replies: 257
Views: 40,039
Posted By stevelord
Did you get any further with this? It seems I...

Did you get any further with this? It seems I have the same problem.
Forum: Amiga scene 02 July 2020, 12:53
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
I've now added a Github repo...

I've now added a Github repo (https://github.com/stevelord/umadapple) with the anim in Anim5 (https://github.com/stevelord/umadapple/raw/master/anims/badapple_final_anim5.sndanim) and Anim7L...
Forum: request.Demos 01 July 2020, 15:59
Replies: 16
Views: 8,643
Posted By stevelord
Haha, yes it was a good demo. I found this...

Haha, yes it was a good demo. I found this looking for the oldest EAB post. I guess this must be it!
Forum: Amiga scene 01 July 2020, 14:10
Replies: 1,220
Views: 91,450
Posted By stevelord
When I first heard about it I was pretty amazed....

When I first heard about it I was pretty amazed. But when I got it I felt it was a bit of a let down. The 1200 was when the Amiga went from leading to chasing the pack.

The A1200 was definitely...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 July 2020, 14:05
Replies: 10
Views: 968
Posted By stevelord
I have one in my A4000. The positives are that...

I have one in my A4000. The positives are that networking is rock solid, the graphics card element is very good but I have minor issues here and there.

The USB isn't really usable for me, I get...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 July 2020, 00:55
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
Ok, I have a capture here:...

Ok, I have a capture here: https://youtu.be/aloO3jYbc0c

There's a couple of visual issues which I think are animconvert not handling the dithering and colour changes properly and the odd sound...
Forum: News 30 June 2020, 21:25
Replies: 9
Views: 1,476
Posted By stevelord
Just so people know here, Chiark very kindly got...

Just so people know here, Chiark very kindly got in touch with me. It looks like the release version of the TTGO library still works fine. I'm going to refactor and do some testing this weekend to...
Forum: Collections 30 June 2020, 21:22
Replies: 5
Views: 1,124
Posted By stevelord
If you're looking for stuff to populate a BBS...

If you're looking for stuff to populate a BBS with, there's a backup of System Shock BBS at http://people.sugarlabs.org/bernie/systemshock/
Forum: support.Apps 28 June 2020, 15:16
Replies: 7
Views: 801
Posted By stevelord
IBrowse is expensive, but it's also good. I don't...

IBrowse is expensive, but it's also good. I don't regret paying for it and use it nearly every day.

Some sites worth visiting on your Amiga, beyond Aminet:


SJMulder's list of text sites...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 June 2020, 14:38
Replies: 10
Views: 1,188
Posted By stevelord
I ordered a Midi interface a couple of weeks ago...

I ordered a Midi interface a couple of weeks ago and didn't hear anything for a week. I poked them on Friday and got an email back saying it wasn't in stock but the items had arrived that day and...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 24 June 2020, 17:37
Replies: 14
Views: 1,046
Posted By stevelord
It wasn't in the output but it is defined. ...

It wasn't in the output but it is defined.



steve@b5:~/dev/networktest$ ls $VBCC/targets/m68k-amigaos/include
assert.h float.h locale.h math.h stdarg.h stdio.h
ctype.h inline ...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 23 June 2020, 20:19
Replies: 14
Views: 1,046
Posted By stevelord
Funny you guys mentioned clib/socket_protos.h -...

Funny you guys mentioned clib/socket_protos.h - this is what I got:

steve@b5:~/dev/networktest$ vc +aos68k -c99 test.c -lauto -o nettest
>#include <exec/types.h>
error 248 in line 5 of...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 23 June 2020, 10:43
Replies: 14
Views: 1,046
Posted By stevelord
Alpine9000: Any chance you have any source or...

Alpine9000: Any chance you have any source or makefile for anything bsdsocket-based I could look at?
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 22 June 2020, 21:58
Replies: 14
Views: 1,046
Posted By stevelord
Agh no, this is on Linux, but thanks.

Agh no, this is on Linux, but thanks.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 22 June 2020, 21:40
Replies: 14
Views: 1,046
Posted By stevelord
Setting up Roadshow SDK with VBCC

Hi,


I've been learning VBCC and am starting to look at socket programming. I thought I'd have a go at installing the Roadshow SDK but there aren't any instructions in the LHA archive and I can't...
Forum: Amiga scene 22 June 2020, 08:09
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
It looks it but it isn't. It's a video that was...

It looks it but it isn't. It's a video that was originally uploaded to a japanese board, then turned into 640x200 2-colours for the 8088 Domination demo. The original shadow puppet video uses about...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 June 2020, 20:20
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
I think the original vid from the compo is going...

I think the original vid from the compo is going up soon. There was some audio clipping so I've decided to re-render it, this time with a 100% real Amiga-based workflow. Ffmpeg is dumping out pngs...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 June 2020, 11:28
Replies: 187
Views: 12,819
Posted By stevelord
Bad Apple Amiga Version

Hi,


I saw the amazing Atari ST version of Bad Apple on youtube and decided I'd give an Amiga version a go. Initially I tried AGABlaster which was fine but was around 230Mb in size and used way...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 June 2020, 15:00
Replies: 16
Views: 1,625
Posted By stevelord
I have decent conversations on irc.abime.net. The...

I have decent conversations on irc.abime.net. The SnR is very high. I only ever go on with my Amiga though, so I'm often not on there. If you ask a question be prepared to spend a while waiting for a...
Forum: News 12 June 2020, 18:25
Replies: 32
Views: 2,467
Posted By stevelord
I'm finding a lot of stuff is way faster than...

I'm finding a lot of stuff is way faster than earlier, but wasn't sure how much is down to IBrowse vs AmiSSL vs new ZZ9000 firmware. It feels faster than my Pentium 233MMX.
Forum: Amiga scene 12 June 2020, 18:19
Replies: 54
Views: 5,263
Posted By stevelord
Yes I think you're right in that I had perceived...

Yes I think you're right in that I had perceived this as being an attempt to make a genuine product. I've read the product page, that still comes across.






They generally didn't have a...
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