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Forum: News 14 December 2018, 16:28
Replies: 65
Views: 8,701
Posted By arcanist
I've read the first half so far, which covers...

I've read the first half so far, which covers David's personal experiences at Commodore. The second half has contributions from Mical, Haynie, and quite a few others.

Having also read Brian...
Forum: Coders. System 14 December 2018, 01:25
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By arcanist
I have a program which uses a persistent...

I have a program which uses a persistent (initialized once) InputEvent structure with DoIO for mouse repositioning and it works on A1200 and A500.

Is there a particular configuration that fails?
...
Forum: Coders. General 12 December 2018, 22:01
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By arcanist
The assembly source code is in the archive. It's...

The assembly source code is in the archive. It's intended to be compiled into your own program.

The only downside is it was written assuming exclusive control of the system, so it's not...
Forum: Coders. General 12 December 2018, 16:37
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By arcanist
I used ptplayer...

I used ptplayer (http://aminet.net/package/mus/play/ptplayer) in my current project.

I'm not sure what kind of compatibility you're looking for (8CHN? XM/IT?) but out of 100 4-channel .MOD files I...
Forum: Coders. General 12 December 2018, 03:56
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By arcanist
Back in the day serious non-OS friendly...

Back in the day serious non-OS friendly development was done with two systems. One (not necessarily an Amiga but could be) ran the IDE and the other would run the program, with the two communicating...
Forum: Coders. General 12 December 2018, 03:14
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By arcanist
Back in the day I quite liked Storm C. It was a...

Back in the day I quite liked Storm C. It was a fairly well integrated IDE. I think it's on the 2.1 developer CD.

If you have an MMU then MuForce and MuGuardianAngel are very useful.
Forum: Coders. Contest 11 December 2018, 06:20
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
I've run through about 100 mods to find bugs and...

I've run through about 100 mods to find bugs and tune the algorithm. I picked 10 of my favorites for a demo disk so far.

Today I've been tuning the difficulty for fast tracks. I think the engine...
Forum: Coders. Entries 11 December 2018, 06:20
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By arcanist
I've run through about 100 mods to find bugs and...

I've run through about 100 mods to find bugs and tune the algorithm. I picked 10 of my favorites for a demo disk so far.

Today I've been tuning the difficulty for fast tracks. I think the engine...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 December 2018, 16:28
Replies: 90
Views: 23,558
Posted By arcanist
From Amibay:

From Amibay:
Forum: News 06 December 2018, 19:12
Replies: 29
Views: 3,474
Posted By arcanist
Doing god's work. :great

Doing god's work. :great
Forum: Coders. Contest 02 December 2018, 23:31
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
Track curves did not work out well! I put...

Track curves did not work out well! I put together a quick prototype and... it just doesn't look good in a game without physics. :D

The technique is an extension of the method used to move the...
Forum: Coders. Entries 02 December 2018, 23:31
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By arcanist
Track curves did not work out well! I put...

Track curves did not work out well! I put together a quick prototype and... it just doesn't look good in a game without physics. :D

The technique is an extension of the method used to move the...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 November 2018, 19:08
Replies: 94
Views: 4,009
Posted By arcanist
If I had money to burn I'd hire a fleet of...

If I had money to burn I'd hire a fleet of engineers to replicate the chips/boards/cases/monitors/peripherals for all the old computers. Set up some fabs to recreate the original chip processes for...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 27 November 2018, 00:42
Replies: 28
Views: 1,214
Posted By arcanist
Ouch! :D My first stab at a vblank sync...

Ouch! :D

My first stab at a vblank sync routine waited for vpos == 0x12C then vpos != 0x12C. This worked fine except very rarely the display would stutter for quite a few frames. It took me a...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 22 November 2018, 20:08
Replies: 0
Views: 231
Posted By arcanist
No mouse movement with mouse_integration=1 on Linux/SDL

I'm using FS-UAE 2.9.7dev2 on Arch Linux with Xorg 1.20.3, i3wm 4.16, and SDL 2.0.9.

With mouse_integration=0 everything works fine except my Wacom tablet. I expect this requires absolute mouse...
Forum: Coders. Contest 20 November 2018, 23:11
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
This update introduces a completed file browser....

This update introduces a completed file browser. There was a lot of uninteresting plumbing code here so I didn't make an interim post.

The video below shows how the browser works. The panel on the...
Forum: Coders. Entries 20 November 2018, 23:11
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By arcanist
This update introduces a completed file browser....

This update introduces a completed file browser. There was a lot of uninteresting plumbing code here so I didn't make an interim post.

The video below shows how the browser works. The panel on the...
Forum: Coders. Entries 14 November 2018, 02:20
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By arcanist
Been super busy putting all the pieces together....

Been super busy putting all the pieces together. :D

Here's a sneak preview:

https://pli.io/2jsAAx.png
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 November 2018, 02:20
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
Been super busy putting all the pieces together....

Been super busy putting all the pieces together. :D

Here's a sneak preview:

https://pli.io/2jsAAx.png
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 23 October 2018, 03:12
Replies: 6
Views: 798
Posted By arcanist
This...

This (https://raw.githubusercontent.com/rkrajnc/minimig-mist/master/doc/amiga/aga/RandyAGA.txt) is the best programmer's overview of the changes in AGA I've found.

It assumes prior knowledge of...
Forum: News 16 October 2018, 21:03
Replies: 269
Views: 17,736
Posted By arcanist
Do want! The keyboard is my least favorite part...

Do want! The keyboard is my least favorite part of my A1200. :great
Forum: Coders. Contest 29 September 2018, 06:19
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
I've started work on instrument selection. The...

I've started work on instrument selection. The goal is to find good samples in each pattern to correlate with collectibles on the track. This needs to work with any mod the player might provide.
...
Forum: Coders. Entries 29 September 2018, 06:19
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By arcanist
I've started work on instrument selection. The...

I've started work on instrument selection. The goal is to find good samples in each pattern to correlate with collectibles on the track. This needs to work with any mod the player might provide.
...
Forum: Coders. Contest 10 September 2018, 03:23
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
This week I added some more graphical elements...

This week I added some more graphical elements and fixed/optimized for the target A500 platform.

I've settled on the 3D display implementation. The tracks and blocks are pre-rendered to a bitmap...
Forum: Coders. Entries 10 September 2018, 03:23
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By arcanist
This week I added some more graphical elements...

This week I added some more graphical elements and fixed/optimized for the target A500 platform.

I've settled on the 3D display implementation. The tracks and blocks are pre-rendered to a bitmap...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 05 September 2018, 23:07
Replies: 33
Views: 2,614
Posted By arcanist
I have a BenQ BL-702A connected with the RGB...

I have a BenQ BL-702A connected with the RGB cable from Amibay and it's good but not perfect.

Its main advantage is perfect synchronization in PAL (High-res or Low-res) if you spend time tuning...
Forum: EAB's competition 03 September 2018, 02:22
Replies: 35
Views: 1,656
Posted By arcanist
332,620

332,620
Forum: EAB's competition 31 August 2018, 23:32
Replies: 34
Views: 2,100
Posted By arcanist
That 17th hole's a nail biter, though. :spin

That 17th hole's a nail biter, though. :spin
Forum: EAB's competition 31 August 2018, 04:58
Replies: 34
Views: 2,100
Posted By arcanist
TPC Avenel: 65 TPC Sawgrass: 65 Total: 130 ...

TPC Avenel: 65
TPC Sawgrass: 65
Total: 130

I couldn't resist having one more go at Avenel since Parp overtook me. I choked big time in the second half on two 8 foot putts. One swerved...
Forum: Coders. Contest 31 August 2018, 03:22
Replies: 9
Views: 1,134
Posted By arcanist
My favorite retro genre. :agree

My favorite retro genre. :agree
Forum: Coders. Contest 27 August 2018, 02:29
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
Here's a bonus failed attempt! I had an idea...

Here's a bonus failed attempt!

I had an idea to implement perspective by drawing the track stripes and blocks into an image, with the camera centered, offline. I then programmed the copper to set...
Forum: Coders. Entries 27 August 2018, 02:29
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By arcanist
Here's a bonus failed attempt! I had an idea...

Here's a bonus failed attempt!

I had an idea to implement perspective by drawing the track stripes and blocks into an image, with the camera centered, offline. I then programmed the copper to set...
Forum: EAB's competition 26 August 2018, 04:34
Replies: 14
Views: 981
Posted By arcanist
I don't have time to play more this round so Toki...

I don't have time to play more this round so Toki it is. ;)
Forum: EAB's competition 25 August 2018, 03:43
Replies: 14
Views: 981
Posted By arcanist
1. Fire & Ice 2. Brian the Lion AGA 3. Oscar...

1. Fire & Ice
2. Brian the Lion AGA
3. Oscar AGA
4. Wonder Dog
5. Whizz AGA
Forum: Coders. Contest 23 August 2018, 23:56
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
I hadn't come across that one in my initial...

I hadn't come across that one in my initial search. Will take a look after I've finished the game so it doesn't influence me too much. :)

Until I saw the coder contest announcement I was planning...
Forum: Coders. Contest 23 August 2018, 20:03
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
This is a prototype of the "track" on which the...

This is a prototype of the "track" on which the player moves. I've added keyboard (A/D left/right, release to center) and mouse control. This method (http://www.extentofthejam.com/pseudo/#intro)...
Forum: Coders. Entries 23 August 2018, 20:03
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By arcanist
This is a prototype of the "track" on which the...

This is a prototype of the "track" on which the player moves. I've added keyboard (A/D left/right, release to center) and mouse control. This method (http://www.extentofthejam.com/pseudo/#intro)...
Forum: EAB's competition 23 August 2018, 18:09
Replies: 34
Views: 2,100
Posted By arcanist
Well done! Was that with a driver/wood? As...

Well done! Was that with a driver/wood?

As Lines pointed out on Lemon the irons are quite good for landing onto the putting green, as they have pretty good backspin to slow/reverse the ball. I...
Forum: Coders. Contest 18 August 2018, 02:46
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By arcanist
You'd certainly be more than welcome to. :) ...

You'd certainly be more than welcome to. :)

I couldn't offer much guidance yet for making a ModSurfer-friendly mod. Samples that fit ADSR envelopes would probably work better than composites of...
Forum: EAB's competition 17 August 2018, 06:03
Replies: 34
Views: 2,100
Posted By arcanist
TPC Avenel: 66 TPC Sawgrass: 65 Total: 131 ...

TPC Avenel: 66
TPC Sawgrass: 65
Total: 131

Think I can do a bit better on Avenel, I fluffed a few shots in the last half. Will give it another go.
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