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Forum: support.Hardware 21 February 2021, 19:49
Replies: 38
Views: 1,377
Posted By Korodny
I wasn't dissing USB in general, I was talking...

I wasn't dissing USB in general, I was talking about the quality of the Rapid Road hardware. Don't hotplug things into your Rapid Road or there's a very good chance it might die.

On an A1200...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 February 2021, 18:21
Replies: 38
Views: 1,377
Posted By Korodny
I know. I was referring potential issues with the...

I know. I was referring potential issues with the USB stack, if a game isn't all that multitasking friendly (as I assume at least some CD32 games would'nt be).


They might list it as "in stock" -...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 February 2021, 17:38
Replies: 38
Views: 1,377
Posted By Korodny
I wouldn't call USB on A12000 an "option",...

I wouldn't call USB on A12000 an "option", unleass you (a) already have a controller lying around or (b) the seller is a dying man who urgently needs one of your kidneys.

On top of that, I would...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 February 2021, 18:08
Replies: 38
Views: 1,377
Posted By Korodny
Well, CDDA has been mentioned. I don't know how...

Well, CDDA has been mentioned. I don't know how many titles feature CDDA though - I can only think of DotC 2 and Genetic Species right now.

The other reasons - playing Audio CDs, software...
Forum: support.Apps 19 February 2021, 22:14
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By Korodny
The very link you posted explains exactly what...

The very link you posted explains exactly what the commercial version will give you. If you have any questions about what's listed there, you need to be more specific.

The demo version does not...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 19 February 2021, 18:15
Replies: 6
Views: 288
Posted By Korodny
I'll be more blunt than Photon: "Installer does...

I'll be more blunt than Photon: "Installer does not work" is not a proper problem description.
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 18 February 2021, 18:45
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Korodny
LOL, that was quick - thanks a lot.

LOL, that was quick - thanks a lot.
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 18 February 2021, 18:35
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Korodny
Searching for "Cat & Mouse"

I stumbled across this game on HOL (http://hol.abime.net/5426). I'd like to have a look at it - I never saw an arcade game implemented in AmigaBASIC.

HOL says it was released as part of the "Mega...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 24 January 2021, 23:55
Replies: 14
Views: 1,511
Posted By Korodny
Gameplay is not "exactly the same", DotC 2 puts...

Gameplay is not "exactly the same", DotC 2 puts more emphasis on the financial aspect: The game's goal is now to raise enough money to pay the ransom for king lionheart (instead of defeating all the...
Forum: support.Apps 23 January 2021, 18:02
Replies: 5
Views: 583
Posted By Korodny
You could just contact the author of MUIbase and...

You could just contact the author of MUIbase and ask for the documentation. It used to be on Aminet as GS/PDF files, not sure why he had it removed. Maybe he can reupload?
Forum: support.Apps 23 January 2021, 16:37
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By Korodny
Yes it is still operational. It's just one guy...

Yes it is still operational. It's just one guy doing this in his spare time though, so give him a few more days.

If you don't hear back, you can contact him using the mail address listed here...
Forum: support.Apps 09 January 2021, 17:14
Replies: 15
Views: 743
Posted By Korodny
DOpus can do that natively: provided the...

DOpus can do that natively: provided the XADmaster system is installed, DOpus can enter archives as if it were directories and copy single files from the archive to the destination directory. You...
Forum: support.Hardware 29 November 2020, 16:38
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By Korodny
They are both doing the same thing, and they're...

They are both doing the same thing, and they're not compatible - you can only use one at a time.

It doesn't matter which one's better, since one of them clearly won the PPC war: You want to...
Forum: request.Apps 27 September 2020, 00:47
Replies: 15
Views: 1,479
Posted By Korodny
How would that work in real life? No customer...

How would that work in real life? No customer could run the software he just bought, until he registered it via snail mail and got sent a license number that matches his name/organisation? That's...
Forum: Amiga scene 04 September 2020, 15:38
Replies: 29
Views: 2,505
Posted By Korodny
What do you mean, "even"? A mobile Phone has CPU...

What do you mean, "even"? A mobile Phone has CPU and GFX resources available that are several hundred times bigger than those of an Amiga.
Forum: request.Apps 04 September 2020, 15:33
Replies: 8
Views: 876
Posted By Korodny
The initial release on the 3.9 CD was still MUI...

The initial release on the 3.9 CD was still MUI based, IIRC . the Reaction GUI version was delivered in one of the updates,

I don't think it's still available.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 September 2020, 17:03
Replies: 272
Views: 19,873
Posted By Korodny
Factor 5 is no longer a real company, it's a...

Factor 5 is no longer a real company, it's a German "Gesellschaft des bürgerlichen Rechts", which basically means a bunch of guys shaking hands and agreeing on calling themselves some cool name. A...
Forum: support.Games 03 September 2020, 15:05
Replies: 4
Views: 469
Posted By Korodny
"The Machine" is an actual Williams Pinball...

"The Machine" is an actual Williams Pinball machine from 1991, which I used to own. There definitely was no Amiga conversion of this.

There are pinball emulators for moderb systen that can use the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 August 2020, 01:03
Replies: 272
Views: 19,873
Posted By Korodny
I was still on the 64 when Turrican 1+2 came out...

I was still on the 64 when Turrican 1+2 came out - and to me, they'll always be Manfred Trenz' games. I don't get all the F5 hype - they did competent Amiga implementations of Trenz' game design, and...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 August 2020, 18:18
Replies: 29
Views: 2,505
Posted By Korodny
And every other 16/(early)32 bit platform has...

And every other 16/(early)32 bit platform has that exact same problem. I'm not aware of any browsers for any of these system (TOS, DOS, OS/2, Win3, RiscOS etc.) that are actually useful for anything...
Forum: support.Apps 08 August 2020, 16:12
Replies: 7
Views: 1,019
Posted By Korodny
You should not create separate UnZip, UnLhA and...

You should not create separate UnZip, UnLhA and UnLZX buttons - create one "Extract" button instead, which extracts all sorts of archives:

While editing the button, don't make it invoke "AmigaDOS:...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 05 August 2020, 22:27
Replies: 8
Views: 2,246
Posted By Korodny
http://aminet.net/package/game/shoot/bikerbabe ...

http://aminet.net/package/game/shoot/bikerbabe
http://aminet.net/package/game/shoot/bikerbabe_src
Forum: project.WHDLoad 25 July 2020, 00:29
Replies: 19
Views: 2,289
Posted By Korodny
Does anybody remember the URL or name of the...

Does anybody remember the URL or name of the Adult furry/cartoon site Schwartz was running for a while?

Must have been 15+ years ago, I didn't even know "furry" was a thing back then. Imagine my...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 25 July 2020, 00:27
Replies: 8
Views: 1,608
Posted By Korodny
There's a C64 port that was released commercially...

There's a C64 port that was released commercially via Psytronik in 2016, plus a follow-up (with more levels, I guess?) 'Platman Worlds' from 2017. The developers of that port should probably know how...
Forum: Amiga scene 11 July 2020, 19:45
Replies: 58
Views: 4,844
Posted By Korodny
ApolloOS - if it ever evolves into something...

ApolloOS - if it ever evolves into something useful - would be a legal, open source replacement for the illegal, proprietary CoffinOS. That's a good thing.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 28 June 2020, 06:32
Replies: 34
Views: 13,332
Posted By Korodny
You can load a save states by specifing...

You can load a save states by specifing "--load_state=N" as an argument, where "N" is the number of the save slot you want to load. I do that for all the games I'm currently playing - nice and very...
Forum: Amiga scene 26 June 2020, 00:32
Replies: 22
Views: 2,093
Posted By Korodny
According to Pleasance himself, they lost heir...

According to Pleasance himself, they lost heir main investor (Newstar) who were talked out of buying the technology by ESCOM.

ESCOM did run into the problems you mentioned though,


Cloanto...
Forum: Amiga scene 25 June 2020, 20:46
Replies: 22
Views: 2,093
Posted By Korodny
I never was a big fan of Petro T. Most of the...

I never was a big fan of Petro T. Most of the time, his hands were tied due to lack of funding, but he was just an accountant and a logistics manager. Maybe a really good one, but an accountant...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 04 June 2020, 00:08
Replies: 23
Views: 3,347
Posted By Korodny
http://aminet.net/package/game/misc/amiganitzusrc...

http://aminet.net/package/game/misc/amiganitzusrc
http://aminet.net/package/game/shoot/AntiISDAWarior
http://aminet.net/package/game/shoot/AntiISDA_Warrior2...
Forum: Coders. AMOS 03 May 2020, 19:17
Replies: 40
Views: 9,107
Posted By Korodny
I have to say I'm not a big fan of keeping the...

I have to say I'm not a big fan of keeping the sources of AMOS Pro AGA closed. I didn't witness all the FB drama, but that's just even more reason to put any new stuff under a copyleft license, no?
Forum: News 30 April 2020, 18:45
Replies: 133
Views: 21,979
Posted By Korodny
What changed your mind? You started out with a...

What changed your mind? You started out with a very polished teaser video, after all...
Forum: support.Apps 26 April 2020, 17:22
Replies: 123
Views: 35,194
Posted By Korodny
"A software worth using is a software worth...

"A software worth using is a software worth buying" (or something along those lines ;))

I find it amusing how people in this thread come up with all sorts of excuses - just to get a better freebie...
Forum: support.Apps 15 April 2020, 22:42
Replies: 123
Views: 35,194
Posted By Korodny
Let's use this as a definition then. So...

Let's use this as a definition then.


So the definition you came up with just one sentence ago isn't the actual definition you're applying here?

"It can be purchased, but not in the way I want...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 04 April 2020, 15:57
Replies: 37
Views: 7,840
Posted By Korodny
I stumbled across this thread just now. The...

I stumbled across this thread just now. The Dropbox links were dead, and it took 1.5 hours (and seven resumes) to actually download the 70 MB archive. I took the liberty to upload it to Aminet, had...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 March 2020, 18:34
Replies: 10
Views: 845
Posted By Korodny
Never saw TD3 before, that looks extremely...

Never saw TD3 before, that looks extremely cheesy... The stupid mish-mash opf GFX styles, the ugly cars...

And the video makes me think going full 3D - i.e. polygons for cars instead of...
Forum: News 16 February 2020, 00:23
Replies: 30
Views: 4,131
Posted By Korodny
I am certainly not defending Salvador Gomez, but...

I am certainly not defending Salvador Gomez, but the quoted statement is a mess. We know GenerationAmiga took a rather... creative approach to reporting news, so let's not get all worked up just yet....
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2020, 05:54
Replies: 83
Views: 5,552
Posted By Korodny
Yeah, but at that time, Commodore was already...

Yeah, but at that time, Commodore was already desperately trying to get rid of its CDTV stock, since it was a massive commercial failure.

And I don't think Amiga CDs were common in 1992? The way I...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2020, 00:13
Replies: 83
Views: 5,552
Posted By Korodny
It was way more expensive than an A500. And while...

It was way more expensive than an A500. And while it basically was an A500 with a CD drive attached, it couldn't run any existing Amiga software unless you bought keyboard, mouse and disk drive...
Forum: support.Apps 12 January 2020, 16:55
Replies: 3
Views: 657
Posted By Korodny
Personally, I'd reinstall the system froms...

Personally, I'd reinstall the system froms scratch. It's going to be less work and you'll be able to finetune the system to your liking if you want to and learn a lot about it while doing so.
Forum: support.Other 27 October 2019, 17:18
Replies: 9
Views: 1,109
Posted By Korodny
I wouldn't backup 2 gig of data at once, that's...

I wouldn't backup 2 gig of data at once, that's pretty much asking for trouble. Depending on your setup, your file system might not be able to handle files that big, you might run out of memory, LhA...
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