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Forum: Amiga scene 14 September 2020, 17:32
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Posted By PeterK
More than 15 years ago I once downloaded an HDF...

More than 15 years ago I once downloaded an HDF image based on OS 3.9 from a French website and found 113 files on it infected with Ebola, removed them ... and then looked for more usable things on...
Forum: support.Other 08 September 2020, 19:04
Replies: 13
Views: 413
Posted By PeterK
WB 45.194 still works on OS 3.1, just tested it...

WB 45.194 still works on OS 3.1, just tested it successfully. But, of course, it needs a new icon.library, too (not v40).
Forum: support.Other 08 September 2020, 18:12
Replies: 13
Views: 413
Posted By PeterK
The last original workbench.library of OS 3.9 BB1...

The last original workbench.library of OS 3.9 BB1 was 45.127, which was still compiled for 68000 = any CPU.

Later Mikolaj Calusinski fixed some bugs (ie. memleaks, not usable in ROM etc.), but he...
Forum: support.Other 08 September 2020, 15:08
Replies: 13
Views: 413
Posted By PeterK
Your 3.1.4 system should be ok. ...

Your 3.1.4 system should be ok.

Unfortunately, the workbench.libraries 45.133 - 45.138 all have introduced new bugs.

For your 3.9 system you can either use WB 45.132 (68020+ only) from my...
Forum: Coders. System 29 August 2020, 12:17
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
... then he can continue doing his business as...

... then he can continue doing his business as usual.

No, we have discussed that already some years ago when Jan started to take 30 € for Amikit X. But he wants to earn money with his distro,...
Forum: Coders. System 27 August 2020, 10:31
Replies: 3,540
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Posted By PeterK
Indeed, it's very stupid to buy freeware and pay...

Indeed, it's very stupid to buy freeware and pay 30, 50 or up to 80 € for Amikit.
Forum: Coders. System 26 August 2020, 18:03
Replies: 3,540
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Posted By PeterK
It should be no problem to install a new version...

It should be no problem to install a new version on Amikit 1-8, but on Amikit X and XE you can only use my libraries up to the current Build 538.

It will not be allowed to install future versions...
Forum: Coders. System 26 August 2020, 11:02
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Posted By PeterK
Looks as if you're well supplied with fruits,...

Looks as if you're well supplied with fruits, veggies, wine and sun shine. What a nice life. :)

Regarding the corrupted PCD thumbnail in the root folder, I can confirm that, I had that too, but...
Forum: Coders. System 25 August 2020, 22:39
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Maybe you have a broken PCD descriptor file in...

Maybe you have a broken PCD descriptor file in Devs:datatypes or none at all?

Drink some red wine at listen to your favorite music, that solves all these problems. I'm going to do that now like...
Forum: support.Apps 25 August 2020, 20:52
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By PeterK
Sorry, it was more than 20 years ago when I wrote...

Sorry, it was more than 20 years ago when I wrote my last Arexx scripts and at that time I still had a big Arexx manual from OS 2.x, but I don't have that anymore and my memories are lossy, so maybe...
Forum: Coders. System 25 August 2020, 18:14
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Yes, recently I also stumbled upon the version...

Yes, recently I also stumbled upon the version numbers of the PCD datatype, because for some reason I had 43.14 installed, but also found 44.3 in my storage. Now I'm testing 44.3 again, but both seem...
Forum: support.Apps 25 August 2020, 14:02
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By PeterK
Icon.library offers the functions FindToolType()...

Icon.library offers the functions FindToolType() and MatchToolValue(), and with Arexx it should be possible to open any library of the system and use its functions, if I remember that correctly, but...
Forum: Coders. System 25 August 2020, 11:21
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Hi Carlo, no, of course, an old Aros 68k...

Hi Carlo,

no, of course, an old Aros 68k distro can not offer this feature, which was introduced last year. It was one of your threads here, where you reported that Aros, Wanderer and the original...
Forum: Coders. System 20 August 2020, 13:07
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Announcement about Amikit X and XE: Any...

Announcement about Amikit X and XE:

Any support for my icon.library installed on Amikit X or Amikit XE ends now! Distributing or installing future versions or newer builds of my library on Amikit...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 August 2020, 19:55
Replies: 870
Views: 106,744
Posted By PeterK
Myself, I'm not "working" with AmigaOS anymore...

Myself, I'm not "working" with AmigaOS anymore since the start of the Millennium, just using OS 3.9+3.1.4 for asm coding and tests, but no 3.2 yet. In the 90th I still used my A2000 for online...
Forum: Coders. System 14 August 2020, 11:40
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Oh yeah, sorry Carlo ... ... but can you...

Oh yeah, sorry Carlo ...

... but can you tell me, what was AfA_OS? I must have forgotten about it ... :p

At least it works on AfA_OS when you load and save a PNG icon with AsimCDFS_Prefs, it's...
Forum: Coders. System 13 August 2020, 20:46
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By PeterK
Hmm? The autodocs and LVOs say that FindColor()...

Hmm? The autodocs and LVOs say that FindColor() was introduced in v39 of graphics.library. Is there a similar function for OS 2.x somewhere else, maybe a private or outdated function in OS 3.x?
Forum: Coders. System 13 August 2020, 17:43
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By PeterK
I think that's very difficult to emulate...

I think that's very difficult to emulate ObtainPen() or ObtainBestPenA() under OS 2.x, because there are not even the required structures available for the screens viewport and colormap. The colormap...
Forum: Coders. System 13 August 2020, 13:06
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Update to icon.library 46.4.538: Added some...

Update to icon.library 46.4.538:

Added some workarounds for using PNG icons with AsimCDFS, which only knows and expects the normal DiskObject structure without checking the file signature for it....
Forum: Coders. System 09 August 2020, 20:10
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
AsimCDFS really expects that every icon file has...

AsimCDFS really expects that every icon file has a DiskObject structure like old icons, OS 3.5 or OS4 icons and writes the x,y position and drawer data directly into the virtual icons on the CD...
Forum: Coders. System 08 August 2020, 20:25
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Some of the crashes, freezes or Enforcer hits did...

Some of the crashes, freezes or Enforcer hits did only happen with AsimCDFS 3.9, which already has a comment about "digital corruption" in the name of its zip file.

AsimCDFS 3.10 from the EAB file...
Forum: Coders. System 06 August 2020, 11:09
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
You are copying the thumbnail icons from the CD...

You are copying the thumbnail icons from the CD to Ram:, which I didn't try yet. I've copied the drawer icons from the root dir (those with the image size as name) and that freezes or crashes DOpus4....
Forum: Coders. System 04 August 2020, 11:35
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Thanks for your patience, Carlo !! :agree ...

Thanks for your patience, Carlo !! :agree

Unfortunately, I don't have much time today and tomorrow to look into this, so please wait some days ... :p

Update: It could be a problem with the...
Forum: Coders. System 03 August 2020, 22:00
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Ok, you can also change the path for the icon...

Ok, you can also change the path for the icon buffer with the AsimCDFS prefs program or disable it there.

I've found a problem with using PNG deficons for the drawers of the PhotoCD which causes...
Forum: Coders. System 03 August 2020, 12:44
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
"Negative" needs no second image, it can be done...

"Negative" needs no second image, it can be done by the blitter, but it looks ugly for more than 4 colors. AsimCDFS uses only one image to gain speed.

No, I'm not talking about deficons! Look into...
Forum: Coders. System 03 August 2020, 12:10
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
The AsimCDFS thumbnail icons have only one image,...

The AsimCDFS thumbnail icons have only one image, not even a darker second image, all of them are using the same pens and colors, no color mapping or optimization and it seems not even a pen...
Forum: Coders. System 02 August 2020, 15:23
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Thanks, I've downloaded both and will try it out...

Thanks, I've downloaded both and will try it out a little later. Maybe the Kodak CD needs to be converted from Cue/Bin to ISO first ...

No, to be honest, I didn't expect to find out that my...
Forum: Coders. System 02 August 2020, 12:54
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Thank you Thomas for answering to that question,...

Thank you Thomas for answering to that question, because I don't have any CD drive, PhotoCD or ISO file, nor do I use AsimCDFS. All I have is a Parrots.pcd file as shown on that Kodak CD, which I...
Forum: support.WinUAE 01 August 2020, 18:16
Replies: 5
Views: 744
Posted By PeterK
I also had some random crashes with 4.4 (don't...

I also had some random crashes with 4.4 (don't remember anymore where), but they were gone after just saving my old WinUAE configuration with 4.4 again.
Forum: Amiga scene 30 July 2020, 12:04
Replies: 58
Views: 4,096
Posted By PeterK
Yes, confirmed, Aros 68k does not install/update...

Yes, confirmed, Aros 68k does not install/update anymore onto an existing drive like DH0: since the beginning of this year and the format of executables and ROMs has changed somehow. I had to copy...
Forum: Coders. System 20 July 2020, 16:54
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Sorry, but after checking all versions in the...

Sorry, but after checking all versions in the latest 537 package I can't see any changes.

In general, my icon.library has the version 46.4.xxx, with the build number as index. But since build...
Forum: Coders. System 15 July 2020, 17:33
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
After doing some more investigations I can say...

After doing some more investigations I can say that nothing is calling the functions which I changed in 537, neither MemIcon, nor Workbench by order. So, the Helvetica 13 font problem can not depend...
Forum: support.Apps 14 July 2020, 20:12
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By PeterK
Does this problem only exist for long file names...

Does this problem only exist for long file names (more than 25 chars) and is my icon.library installed?

Then check Prefs/Workbench and set the file name length to the maximum that your filesystem...
Forum: Coders. System 14 July 2020, 18:02
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Hi James, my tests with Helvetica 13 and all...

Hi James,

my tests with Helvetica 13 and all other sizes didn't cause any errors here. Try FixFonts or send me your other MemIcon tooltype settings.

But, if MemIcon creates an icon which is...
Forum: Coders. System 13 July 2020, 19:32
Replies: 3,540
Views: 509,961
Posted By PeterK
Update to icon.library 46.4.537: This is a...

Update to icon.library 46.4.537:

This is a fix for a small gentle bug that was hiding in IconControlA(SetWidth/SetHeight) since build 484. It did probably never cause any harm yet by using the...
Forum: OT - Technical 10 July 2020, 17:43
Replies: 8
Views: 895
Posted By PeterK
Very nice :great ... but a bit too late in...

Very nice :great

... but a bit too late in my case. I still remember the PET2001 computers in school where we once learned a bit of Basic programming in 1979 or so. And I also build my first own...
Forum: Coders. General 06 July 2020, 11:20
Replies: 20
Views: 1,351
Posted By PeterK
I have no Yamaha sound chip for experiments here,...

I have no Yamaha sound chip for experiments here, but I prefer to make a complete backup copy of a source before I start editing it in place. Better you have a copy of the sound chip, too. :D

Yes,...
Forum: Coders. General 05 July 2020, 21:35
Replies: 20
Views: 1,351
Posted By PeterK
I'm sure you will make the right decision,...

I'm sure you will make the right decision, although I'm still not a vasm user. :)
Forum: Amiga scene 05 July 2020, 14:28
Replies: 212
Views: 59,801
Posted By PeterK
It's a 7z with 63 MB and contains nearly 500 MB...

It's a 7z with 63 MB and contains nearly 500 MB and over 46000 files, but I've never tried to compile anything from that source. It costs too much time to examine and understand the code and I...
Forum: Coders. General 05 July 2020, 14:06
Replies: 20
Views: 1,351
Posted By PeterK
As I understand meynaf's comment, he wants to be...

As I understand meynaf's comment, he wants to be able to replace some sort of "sourceproperties.i" of a ported source code, which may depend on the original environment, target system or being...
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