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Forum: support.WinUAE Today, 20:26
Replies: 19
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Posted By Dunny
Nobody, am I right in thinking that this is...

Nobody, am I right in thinking that this is FS-UAE? If so, could you elaborate on what disk images are needed? I have a full set of WHDLoad from the ftp archive which I can use, but they're in...
Forum: support.FS-UAE Today, 00:36
Replies: 145
Views: 4,473
Posted By Dunny
Yep, got it. Thanks Frode. Now to see if I...

Yep, got it. Thanks Frode.

Now to see if I can build a complete Launcher option for the main menu with screenshots and box art... There's a lot of space left on that USB drive :)
Forum: request.Old Rare Games Yesterday, 00:24
Replies: 65
Views: 2,400
Posted By Dunny
None intended - you're clearly aware of why this...

None intended - you're clearly aware of why this won't work. It's a great idea for the very few rooms where perspective doesn't come into play - but RE, as you know, is very cinematic with many...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 October 2017, 19:32
Replies: 420
Views: 38,077
Posted By Dunny
Not really. I see many threads come and go where...

Not really. I see many threads come and go where someone's enthusiasm for the Amiga causes them to ask "Why isn't <game x> on the Amiga? The Amiga could totally nail it!" followed by many old-hands...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 15 October 2017, 09:51
Replies: 65
Views: 2,400
Posted By Dunny
I agree. The proof, as they say, is not in the...

I agree. The proof, as they say, is not in the pudding but in the eating. I await a playable demo with great interest.

So who's actually going to write this?
Forum: support.FS-UAE 14 October 2017, 17:45
Replies: 145
Views: 4,473
Posted By Dunny
Has anyone got FS-UAE to start up with a USB...

Has anyone got FS-UAE to start up with a USB joystick specified? There is the option joystick_port_1 = <stick name> but it doesn't work for me - but then, I don't know what FS-UAE thinks it's called...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 14 October 2017, 16:35
Replies: 65
Views: 2,400
Posted By Dunny
I take it you've never heard of Megaman then? A...

I take it you've never heard of Megaman then? A remake had to be renamed in order to get published. Capcom are vicious protectors of their I.P.

But let's discuss RE. Technically, it might be...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 14 October 2017, 13:26
Replies: 21
Views: 861
Posted By Dunny
Which in itself is a clone of the arcade game...

Which in itself is a clone of the arcade game "Anteater"... check it out on MAME, it's rock hard :)
Forum: support.FS-UAE 14 October 2017, 02:37
Replies: 1,209
Views: 213,282
Posted By Dunny
The last commit to the source was by Frode on the...

The last commit to the source was by Frode on the 12th of July, but it was indeed just a small one. I wouldn't say it's abandoned while there's work been done just two months ago.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 11 October 2017, 22:29
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
I used the mac :) Windows couldn't...

I used the mac :)

Windows couldn't decompress the filesystem properly due to some flags being super-user status. Mac managed it fine.

Be aware that a few things have changed as far as native...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 11 October 2017, 20:59
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Well, it worked anyway. I now have full...

Well, it worked anyway.

I now have full speed JIT for productivity and workbench use, and WHDLoad games run at 3x a 4000 '040 speed...

...And Carrier Command works a treat now, thanks!
Forum: support.FS-UAE 11 October 2017, 19:46
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Would it be a case of simply unsquashing the...

Would it be a case of simply unsquashing the filesystem, copying fs-uae (and fs-uae.dat) over the already existing files and using mksquashfs to recompress? If so, I may give it a try on the mac.
Forum: project.EAB File Server 11 October 2017, 19:32
Replies: 1,519
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 540,850
Posted By Dunny
Tested on Mac and Windows, both Chrome browser -...

Tested on Mac and Windows, both Chrome browser - sits for about 5 to 10 seconds waiting for a connection when clicking folder links. Faster, but nowhere near as fast as the mirror, which is near...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 11 October 2017, 17:09
Replies: 1,519
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 540,850
Posted By Dunny
I have no issues with download speed, it's...

I have no issues with download speed, it's browsing directories that takes an absolute age.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 11 October 2017, 14:10
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Please do. That would round things off nicely.

Please do. That would round things off nicely.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 11 October 2017, 13:29
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Oh, excellent. I'll see if I can procure a Linux...

Oh, excellent. I'll see if I can procure a Linux build from somewhere (don't really want to have to install Linux just to build it!)
Forum: project.EAB File Server 11 October 2017, 01:59
Replies: 11
Poll: Keep mirror?
Views: 1,496
Posted By Dunny
I have never found the main ftp site to be usable...

I have never found the main ftp site to be usable - it takes nearly a 30 seconds for pages to respond, which makes browsing tedious. Using the mirror though is instant.

So yes, please keep the...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 16:26
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Yeah, and that was what disabled JIT previously....

Yeah, and that was what disabled JIT previously. I'm gonna trawl through the fs-uae sources tonight and see if I can figure out what he replaced it with - seems that uae-configuration just sends...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 15:03
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Yes, Nobody, but you're not disabling JIT - that...

Yes, Nobody, but you're not disabling JIT - that option doesn't work. You're setting "cpu_speed real" which is where the slowdown is coming from.

And slowing down the CPU doesn't fix OCS games....
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 14:49
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
No, you won't. Speed isn't the issue - JIT is the...

No, you won't. Speed isn't the issue - JIT is the issue. Setting cpu_speed real will just slow down the emulator to a 7Mhz '040 so the games will be slower, but graphical glitches due to JIT are...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 14:09
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Update: Nope, doesn't work. ...

Update: Nope, doesn't work.

uae-configuration jit_compiler=0 returns an error code.
uae-configuration jit_compiler 0 (no = symbol as per other options) has no effect.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 14:07
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
How do we do that using uae-configuration? Can it...

How do we do that using uae-configuration? Can it be done? I don't know how it actually works - if it's got a set of options built in then that won't work, as it won't know about the FS-UAE specific...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 14:00
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Yeah, it doesn't work in FS-UAE. In fact... from...

Yeah, it doesn't work in FS-UAE. In fact... from here (https://fs-uae.net/docs/jit-compiler):



So yeah, I think that's broken in FS-UAE.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 13:29
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Update: Simply using cachesize 0 does not affect...

Update: Simply using cachesize 0 does not affect JIT.

From workbench, I ran SysInfo and got 612156 dhrystones. Then executed uae-configuration cachesize 0 from the shell, and ran it again. Same...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 13:21
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Yep, I certainly did. Downloaded a winUAE zip...

Yep, I certainly did. Downloaded a winUAE zip distro using iBrowse and extracted it to C: on the amiga. If I mis-spell uae-configuration, I get a DOS error in WHDLoad, so it's definitely there.
...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 12:56
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Added both lines (copy/paste) to s:whdload.prefs...

Added both lines (copy/paste) to s:whdload.prefs - no change. Carrier command has massive graphical issues and runs very fast. Disabling JIT (JIT Compiler = 0) in the fs-uae config fixes it, but...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 11:49
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Yeah, did that. No effect.

Yeah, did that. No effect.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 October 2017, 01:32
Replies: 36
Views: 555
Posted By Dunny
Disabling JIT for WHDLoad games?

I've searched around and found that:

uae-configuration cachesize 0

should switch JIT off if specified in s:whdload.prefs as the entry for ExecuteStartup, and setting the same but with cachesize...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 October 2017, 17:24
Replies: 16
Views: 926
Posted By Dunny
That clears that up. Thanks for pointing us to it...

That clears that up. Thanks for pointing us to it :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 October 2017, 16:49
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By Dunny
Yeah, I just want one for digital control of...

Yeah, I just want one for digital control of WHDLoad games on my laptop. Plus it's black and red, and so is the laptop...

The same place sells them on Ebay but for 10 euros more. So sod it, I...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 October 2017, 18:28
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By Dunny
Woah, that is expensive. Might be able to justify...

Woah, that is expensive. Might be able to justify it though if they're scarce now. Actually they have a shop in germany where it's 35 euros (or thereabouts) which is 32 quid in real money... But I am...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 October 2017, 14:26
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By Dunny
Competition Pro USB - where to buy?

I've been looking around for one to attach to my Amilator laptop, but cannot find one for sale anywhere. If anyone has one for sale, or knows where to get one, I'd be grateful :)
Forum: Amiga scene 07 October 2017, 00:10
Replies: 16
Views: 926
Posted By Dunny
How about none of them? The page is written...

How about none of them?

The page is written in Italian, and AMIGASYSTEM is the only member that I know for a fact to not need to translate because he's italian. Anyone else, unless they're fluent...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 06 October 2017, 16:58
Replies: 50
Views: 1,846
Posted By Dunny
If there was an EAB interface in the forums (much...

If there was an EAB interface in the forums (much like a hierarchical directory-tree style Zone) then that would solve most of the problems. Especially if it required gaining access specially like...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 October 2017, 12:24
Replies: 16
Views: 926
Posted By Dunny
Amiga Mini

Anyone seen this yet? Page is in Italian, so everyone except that AMIGASYSTEM guy will need google translate:

https://www.tomshw.it/amiga-mini-sogno-diventera-realta-88742

BEWARE this is from...
Forum: request.Apps 06 October 2017, 00:17
Replies: 6
Views: 794
Posted By Dunny
Anyone else getting crashes when scanning the...

Anyone else getting crashes when scanning the WHDLoad (OCS) packs from the FTP? Found 3 games so far that cause FS-UAE to shit the bed when scanned by iGame.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 October 2017, 21:26
Replies: 57
Views: 3,524
Posted By Dunny
I know, right? And yet when I had the audacity to...

I know, right? And yet when I had the audacity to mention that in the Outrun thread (http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1188383&postcount=269), I got my head bitten off.

If the Amiga scene could...
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 October 2017, 23:50
Replies: 97
Views: 16,574
Posted By Dunny
s/slowly/faster :D

s/slowly/faster :D
Forum: support.FS-UAE 03 October 2017, 23:23
Replies: 145
Views: 4,473
Posted By Dunny
No change in boot time here - still about 40...

No change in boot time here - still about 40 seconds.

I (obviously) skipped part 1, and copied everything over except for the FS-UAE config due to changes I'd made, and the vswm config. This...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 02 October 2017, 20:42
Replies: 0
Views: 115
Posted By Dunny
Slow window dragging MCX2.8 and P96/UAEgfx

Hi all -

recently installed the rather marvellous "Amiga on a USB stick" that Nobody has thrown together - FS-UAE and a minimal linux install.

I'm working towards recreating my old A1200...
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