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Forum: support.WinUAE 16 February 2019, 23:46
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By Rotareneg
In DP IV and up, but in DP III and older it...

In DP IV and up, but in DP III and older it wasn't.
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 February 2019, 23:00
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By Rotareneg
The original "official" aspect ratio for Amiga...

The original "official" aspect ratio for Amiga NTSC pixels was 10:11, later revised to 11/13. I think PAL was always assumed to be 1:1 although 320x256 doesn't exactly match the 4:3 display either,...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 February 2019, 21:20
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By Rotareneg
According to Wikipedia, the 68882 at 40 MHz ran...

According to Wikipedia, the 68882 at 40 MHz ran at 422 kFLOPS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motorola_68881#Versions), so your .4 MFlops sounds about right.

Not that it really mattered much, there...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 February 2019, 23:39
Replies: 16
Views: 436
Posted By Rotareneg
The early A1000s didn't have EHB, perhaps that's...

The early A1000s didn't have EHB, perhaps that's the problem? In WinUAE, enable No-EHB Denise in Adv. Chipset to check.

*update* That's not it, just checked in WinUAE.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 February 2019, 23:46
Replies: 140
Views: 5,597
Posted By Rotareneg
Why would we need a Robotron port on the Amiga...

Why would we need a Robotron port on the Amiga when we have Llamatron? :D
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 January 2019, 20:26
Replies: 68
Views: 2,983
Posted By Rotareneg
Mind Walker and Starglider 2 were two I was glad...

Mind Walker and Starglider 2 were two I was glad to recently complete.

Mind Walker in particular was kinda funny as I discovered that starting the game at the highest difficulty actually made the...
Forum: support.Apps 06 January 2019, 04:46
Replies: 12
Views: 1,005
Posted By Rotareneg
At least for SA4D, it's definitely 3 8 bit raw...

At least for SA4D, it's definitely 3 8 bit raw images, I've converted them manually with GIMP:

24 bit:

https://i.imgur.com/pAgCvwL.png

HAM:

https://i.imgur.com/ZuKPj0h.png
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 January 2019, 06:00
Replies: 11
Views: 990
Posted By Rotareneg
Neat! I'd love to see a modern port of SG2, even...

Neat! I'd love to see a modern port of SG2, even if the gameplay was was identical (although hopefully better frame rate. :D ) I do see an issue in the tunnel screenshot: the tunnels are mirrored...
Forum: Amiga scene 31 December 2018, 15:07
Replies: 13
Views: 1,040
Posted By Rotareneg
The Colony could run in hires laced. Air Support...

The Colony could run in hires laced. Air Support could too, but still rendered the game in lores so you just had a little picture floating in the middle of the screen, totally useless feature. SimAnt...
Forum: support.WinUAE 22 December 2018, 03:51
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By Rotareneg
You could always just compress the .hdf in...

You could always just compress the .hdf in Windows:
Right click on file, "Properties", "Advanced...", Check "Compress contents to save disk space", "Ok", "Apply".
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 December 2018, 22:29
Replies: 42
Views: 3,433
Posted By Rotareneg
There's an easy solution: Buy an old LCD that has...

There's an easy solution: Buy an old LCD that has a really slow response rate. :P
Forum: support.WinUAE 09 December 2018, 07:57
Replies: 29
Views: 716
Posted By Rotareneg
You're describing the "Wait for Blitter" setting....

You're describing the "Wait for Blitter" setting. Immediate Blitter is the "turbo blitter" setting that makes blits finish immediately instead of trying to simulate a realistic blitter speed, nice...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 December 2018, 05:25
Replies: 243
Views: 12,406
Posted By Rotareneg
Sculpt 3D can render in indexed color mode...

Sculpt 3D can render in indexed color mode (called "painting" as opposed to the raytraced "snapshot" and "photo" modes.) Also, both the title screen and various menus were rendered in HAM mode with...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 November 2018, 07:50
Replies: 243
Views: 12,406
Posted By Rotareneg
There is/was an A500 box on the AVGN set, so I'm...

There is/was an A500 box on the AVGN set, so I'm sure James is aware of the Amiga. It's just that the AVGN series generally focuses on consoles so the Amiga computers don't really fit in there any...
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 November 2018, 02:09
Replies: 6
Views: 493
Posted By Rotareneg
That's normal for the original Quake, character...

That's normal for the original Quake, character animations are not interpolated so they look all jerky and nasty.
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 10 November 2018, 23:17
Replies: 10
Views: 1,263
Posted By Rotareneg
Antepenult perhaps?...

Antepenult perhaps? http://aminet.net/package/game/role/antep
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 November 2018, 09:26
Replies: 105
Views: 28,692
Posted By Rotareneg
In beta 8 and 9, sprite 0 is missing after...

In beta 8 and 9, sprite 0 is missing after loading a save state. Quick and easy demo is to load Workbench with the A500 quickstart config, and then then quicksave with shift-end-numpad1 and load with...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 October 2018, 05:37
Replies: 2,048
Views: 301,366
Posted By Rotareneg
You mean besides the ROM Kernel Reference...

You mean besides the ROM Kernel
Reference Manual? http://amigadev.elowar.com/
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 October 2018, 22:28
Replies: 18
Views: 2,199
Posted By Rotareneg
The internet archive has that blog post archived:...

The internet archive has that blog post archived: https://web.archive.org/web/20140924223157/http://blog.kebby.org/?p=11
Forum: support.Hardware 17 October 2018, 10:23
Replies: 17
Views: 993
Posted By Rotareneg
C64 power supplies generally were completely...

C64 power supplies generally were completely filled with potting compound, rendering them a solid block of plastic.
Forum: support.WinUAE 07 October 2018, 22:31
Replies: 105
Views: 28,692
Posted By Rotareneg
VirusTotal results (all clean of course) for both...

VirusTotal results (all clean of course) for both archives:

https://www.virustotal.com/#/file/b7c1743831a7d13c23f2fe1985ec8ec61c7efe31e2f8254b4b47331e75181bc5/detection
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 October 2018, 02:26
Replies: 35
Views: 1,595
Posted By Rotareneg
I liked Captive, but to me the maps always seemed...

I liked Captive, but to me the maps always seemed to be confusingly random, which made a lot more sense when I read about the specifics of the map generator:...
Forum: support.Games 13 September 2018, 09:07
Replies: 76
Views: 13,842
Posted By Rotareneg
The "laser hole" claim was debunked a while back:...

The "laser hole" claim was debunked a while back:

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=89662
Forum: Amiga scene 14 August 2018, 18:51
Replies: 9
Views: 681
Posted By Rotareneg
The die will be hotter than the surface...

The die will be hotter than the surface temperature of the chip due to the plastic not being a particularly good thermal conductor. Interestingly, the shielding on the 128 doubled as a heat sink...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 August 2018, 00:46
Replies: 232
Views: 52,664
Posted By Rotareneg
How much data is on the Turrican 2 disc?

How much data is on the Turrican 2 disc?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 30 July 2018, 22:02
Replies: 11
Views: 1,321
Posted By Rotareneg
Sorry, I guess I wasn't clear: I didn't mean "rip...

Sorry, I guess I wasn't clear: I didn't mean "rip the chipset out of an Amiga as it actually existed and stick it in a PC." I meant, just as a thought experiment, "what if the Amiga chipset was...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 30 July 2018, 19:59
Replies: 11
Views: 1,321
Posted By Rotareneg
What if the Amiga had been an audio/video card for PCs?

I had recently watched a video ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TUCNDNJHItw ) that included a PC soundcard that used a SID chip on it which got me thinking: Why not a retro soundcard with Paula on...
Forum: support.Games 11 June 2018, 17:34
Replies: 11
Views: 866
Posted By Rotareneg
Battle Squadron

Battle Squadron
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 May 2018, 23:38
Replies: 472
Views: 55,706
Posted By Rotareneg
Yep, seems to be working correctly now, thanks!

Yep, seems to be working correctly now, thanks!
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 May 2018, 19:24
Replies: 472
Views: 55,706
Posted By Rotareneg
I just checked and it happens with all 4.0.0 beta...

I just checked and it happens with all 4.0.0 beta versions except with one slight difference: At version 8 and older it doesn't even try to switch to full screen when I click on the tray icon, it...
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 May 2018, 03:26
Replies: 472
Views: 55,706
Posted By Rotareneg
There's no window or screen remaining to interact...

There's no window or screen remaining to interact with, and the focus reverts to the window that I launched winuae from.

I just noticed that WinUAE is actually still in the system tray (I didn't...
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 May 2018, 02:06
Replies: 472
Views: 55,706
Posted By Rotareneg
With winuae64.exe 4000b10: Start WinUAE...

With winuae64.exe 4000b10:

Start WinUAE using A500 quickstart config (no floppy required) set to full-screen mode. Pause emulation and open WinUAE UI with F12. Press "OK" to close UI. The UI will...
Forum: support.WinUAE 13 April 2018, 18:14
Replies: 472
Views: 55,706
Posted By Rotareneg
Fixed the crashing by clearing the...

Fixed the crashing by clearing the HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Arabuusimiehet\WinUAE\AVConfiguration registry key. That config file still opens to 640x480 though.
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 April 2018, 18:06
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Posted By Rotareneg
You might try setting frequency to 48000.

You might try setting frequency to 48000.
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 April 2018, 01:36
Replies: 472
Views: 55,706
Posted By Rotareneg
Two separate issues here: WinUAE64 crashes...

Two separate issues here:

WinUAE64 crashes when I try to open the Output tab, .dmp file in attachment.

When running the attached config WinUAE switches to full screen at 640x480 resolution even...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 April 2018, 17:59
Replies: 35
Views: 1,508
Posted By Rotareneg
To add to the SotB complexity: Some objects don't...

To add to the SotB complexity: Some objects don't slow down when the player flips direction. In the following video the vertical spike continues to move at 50 Hz while the green balls and even the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 April 2018, 16:42
Replies: 35
Views: 1,508
Posted By Rotareneg
You're right, it's 60 fps. I don't know what's...

You're right, it's 60 fps. I don't know what's wrong with all you people's Amiga's which run 10 fps slower than they're supposed to.
Forum: support.WinUAE 04 April 2018, 03:18
Replies: 230
Views: 27,673
Posted By Rotareneg
Just measured again and that TV is around 50-60...

Just measured again and that TV is around 50-60 ms behind the laptop's internal display. I primarily use that TV for watching videos anyway, so I'm not surprised I never noticed the latency on it.
...
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 April 2018, 20:43
Replies: 230
Views: 27,673
Posted By Rotareneg
It does not. I checked with a camera that has a...

It does not. I checked with a camera that has a 220 FPS mode and it appears that the external monitor image is delayed by about 2 frames (or 1/30s) compared to the internal screen, and that's both...
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 April 2018, 01:45
Replies: 230
Views: 27,673
Posted By Rotareneg
Ah, that explains things! Last night I played...

Ah, that explains things! Last night I played around with various breakout clones and was getting a bit confused as the low latency vsync still felt a bit laggy.

I just tried the new version and...
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