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Forum: support.Hardware Today, 13:43
Replies: 14
Views: 352
Posted By ptyerman
I can vouch for Bebek, he recapped a motherboard...

I can vouch for Bebek, he recapped a motherboard for me and did a great job. You can send it to him with the knowledge it will come back with the job done great!
Forum: support.Hardware 16 February 2018, 09:01
Replies: 23
Views: 387
Posted By ptyerman
The switch is only one possibility as has been...

The switch is only one possibility as has been already stated, but as it's the cheapest and quickest option to rule out/in it's worth checking out. If it's still the same after that you unfortunately...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 February 2018, 10:16
Replies: 23
Views: 387
Posted By ptyerman
Could be the switch, sounds like a surge problem....

Could be the switch, sounds like a surge problem. A surge can happen often with worn switches that don't turn on or off cleanly. One of the light switches in this house used to trip the breaker...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 February 2018, 10:08
Replies: 124
Views: 18,571
Posted By ptyerman
Price probably! PATA stuff is more expensive now...

Price probably! PATA stuff is more expensive now than SATA. Compare the prices on that link you supplied and you can see the difference.
Forum: support.Hardware 05 February 2018, 17:56
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By ptyerman
The wired cards link is the post I was referring...

The wired cards link is the post I was referring to, thanks for linking it, I didn't have time earlier. The drivers for these are available on Aminet for your Amiga.
Forum: support.Hardware 05 February 2018, 11:43
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By ptyerman
I have several wired cards that I use on both my...

I have several wired cards that I use on both my Amiga and my old Libretto laptop, any old PCMCIA type II card has worked in both and are interchangeable. A couple of them use the 3Com driver and a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 January 2018, 14:27
Replies: 47
Views: 1,642
Posted By ptyerman
Arsing abouter!

Arsing abouter!
Forum: project.EAB 28 January 2018, 02:18
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By ptyerman
OK. It just seemed an extended amount of time...

OK. It just seemed an extended amount of time this time around, got me wondering if someone was up to no good!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 27 January 2018, 13:11
Replies: 56
Views: 5,838
Posted By ptyerman
I regretted selling my Amiga gear not long after....

I regretted selling my Amiga gear not long after. It was the end of the 90's when I sold it all, a A1200 with 8mb RAM expansion, A500 Plus with internal RAM expansion and A570 CD-ROM unit, also an...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 January 2018, 12:37
Replies: 14
Views: 522
Posted By ptyerman
The one I have used for years is called...

The one I have used for years is called UltraExplorer. Unfortunately development stopped on it a few year ago but it's still advanced at what it does and can be setup and customised in almost every...
Forum: project.EAB 27 January 2018, 12:28
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By ptyerman
DDos attack?

Has EAB been under attack this morning? From 6am to 10am The site wouldn't even connect or load and then after it would load, for 20 minutes it just gave the server too busy message. Frustrating to...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 January 2018, 16:19
Replies: 428
Views: 29,586
Posted By ptyerman
I'm amazed how quick they are coming already!...

I'm amazed how quick they are coming already! Kudos to you that are doing it all.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 January 2018, 16:10
Replies: 428
Views: 29,586
Posted By ptyerman
It's just that the web page was updated already...

It's just that the web page was updated already this morning with the latest batch, why would you think it's not been updated?
They need time to adf a disk box full of disks and then update the web...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 January 2018, 15:25
Replies: 18
Views: 1,063
Posted By ptyerman
How strange! Also, (many Knightmare (includes 3...

How strange!
Also, (many Knightmare (includes 3 demo mag disks)/Cadaver (includes 3 demo mag disks)/Dozer (includes demo mag disk)/Lemmings (includes demo mag disks) etc) available on many Amiga...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 January 2018, 15:00
Replies: 428
Views: 29,586
Posted By ptyerman
Jeezus man, give them some time! No rush, disks...

Jeezus man, give them some time! No rush, disks will still be there later, and tomorrow, and next week!
Forum: support.Apps 13 January 2018, 15:44
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By ptyerman
Yes, Miami DX will do you fine and can be found...

Yes, Miami DX will do you fine and can be found almost anywhere. It is very easy to setup using the Miami Init setup.
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 January 2018, 16:39
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By ptyerman
Yeah, Spectre is the real monster in the room. A...

Yeah, Spectre is the real monster in the room. A browser can be affected by it or anything else that uses javascript. Also there's no known way currently of fully protecting against it.
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 January 2018, 16:06
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By ptyerman
No, they'll probably have little effect on the...

No, they'll probably have little effect on the normal user at all, just a minor slowdown with some software.
The biggest headaches are for the likes of Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Amazon and such,...
Forum: project.EAB 08 January 2018, 15:27
Replies: 6
Views: 475
Posted By ptyerman
Will need a new one after the Meltdown patches...

Will need a new one after the Meltdown patches are applied on the old, they're not too kind on servers looking through the benchmarks!
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 January 2018, 14:06
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By ptyerman
From all the results I've read up on, gaming is...

From all the results I've read up on, gaming is about the least effected, in some cases with no noticeable differences between KPTI enabled or disabled.
I/O is the worst effected on heavy loads such...
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 January 2018, 13:41
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By ptyerman
That's not too bad then. It certainly could be...

That's not too bad then. It certainly could be worse with some use cases reporting as much as 25-30% slowdown.
It seems to effect I/O processes the most so servers are hit particularly hard, it's...
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 January 2018, 11:50
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By ptyerman
Only way to find out is to try it and see....

Only way to find out is to try it and see. Benchmarks are throwing out different results for different use cases currently so it's a case of carry on and see what happens.
Intel CPU's are hit the...
Forum: project.EAB 08 January 2018, 11:45
Replies: 6
Views: 475
Posted By ptyerman
I get it myself sometimes, or a message that "the...

I get it myself sometimes, or a message that "the site is too busy at the moment, try again later".
It's either the bandwidth or the server that's getting swamped and bogged down I think.
Forum: support.Hardware 07 January 2018, 15:50
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By ptyerman
Probably yes, I came across the WD naming in a...

Probably yes, I came across the WD naming in a post somewhere, I presumed it meant Western Digital. That is just guesswork on my part though.
Forum: support.Hardware 07 January 2018, 00:50
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By ptyerman
From info gathered across the net, including the...

From info gathered across the net, including the "Amiga Hardware Database", it uses the WD 53C96 controller IC. I have seen pics of the circuit board knocking around but can't remember where, I...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 January 2018, 07:16
Replies: 1
Views: 438
Posted By ptyerman
2018 Amiga Calender

A little update to last years Calender. Nothing fancy, it's basically last years Calender but updated for 2018.
I may make a new one in the near future but need some new pictures first.
Again it's...
Forum: request.Other 03 January 2018, 19:14
Replies: 12
Views: 510
Posted By ptyerman
There's http://www.amiga-look.org/ as a place to...

There's http://www.amiga-look.org/ as a place to start.
Then amigaworld.net have a image album you can look through and download, http://amigaworld.net/modules/myalbum/index.php.
As for resolution,...
Forum: support.Amiga Forever 25 December 2017, 00:28
Replies: 13
Views: 947
Posted By ptyerman
Yes they modify both, and making a worse job of...

Yes they modify both, and making a worse job of it year after year!
Like you I bought AF to help support further development, but the way they have treated customers by ignoring them and totally...
Forum: support.Amiga Forever 24 December 2017, 16:43
Replies: 13
Views: 947
Posted By ptyerman
Cloanto have been f*cking up the ROM's and...

Cloanto have been f*cking up the ROM's and Workbench more and more each release of AF. They really do need to supply original unmodified ADF's in Amiga Forever as well as the clusterf*cks they've...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 December 2017, 02:43
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By ptyerman
Doesn't need any registration. Needed name and...

Doesn't need any registration. Needed name and password for downloads is listed on the web site.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 December 2017, 18:59
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By ptyerman
Nice! Thanks for the heads up, have grabbed a few...

Nice! Thanks for the heads up, have grabbed a few to try out in DosBox and Wine over Christmas. :great
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 December 2017, 10:44
Replies: 20
Views: 817
Posted By ptyerman
Another one here for Eagleplayer to test audio is...

Another one here for Eagleplayer to test audio is OK, also Directory Opus.
If it's a game I'm trying, usually SuperFrog or Pinball Dreams.
Forum: support.Hardware 21 December 2017, 10:32
Replies: 11
Views: 532
Posted By ptyerman
There is a project for the A1000 called TwinKick,...

There is a project for the A1000 called TwinKick, it puts two Kickstart ROM's on a single floppy disk so you can boot to Kick 1.3 or 3.1 for example.
I don't know anything about it other than the...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 December 2017, 14:16
Replies: 17
Views: 720
Posted By ptyerman
They are pretty easy to get if you look around....

They are pretty easy to get if you look around. You would have to look at the LOPT for the part number, it is usually on a label stuck on the side of it, it could be a HR7533 or a HR7506, the...
Forum: request.Apps 10 December 2017, 14:29
Replies: 12
Views: 824
Posted By ptyerman
If you contact the author he will probably supply...

If you contact the author he will probably supply you with a burned ROM for cost + shipping.
He has done it for others AFAIK.
Forum: request.Apps 10 December 2017, 12:35
Replies: 12
Views: 824
Posted By ptyerman
Yeah, one of those hardware testers sold on eBay...

Yeah, one of those hardware testers sold on eBay a couple years ago. The seller was an ex Amiga repair shop owner and was selling his old stuff off, I can't remember the amount but it sold for a...
Forum: support.Other 09 December 2017, 10:56
Replies: 25
Views: 887
Posted By ptyerman
Aminet is your friend....

Aminet is your friend. http://aminet.net/search?query=ImageMount :)
Forum: support.Other 08 December 2017, 12:58
Replies: 25
Views: 887
Posted By ptyerman
Someone's been naughty uploading that. Stand in...

Someone's been naughty uploading that. Stand in the corner wearing a big pointy hat for a day! ;)
Forum: project.EAB File Server 08 December 2017, 08:57
Replies: 1
Views: 335
Posted By ptyerman
Can't help with what the password is but, there...

Can't help with what the password is but, there is password recovery software available that is pretty efficient at what it does. I've used it a few times to find the password on some zips, depending...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 06 December 2017, 17:28
Replies: 1,152
Views: 270,356
Posted By ptyerman
Yeah, Amithlon can be hit and miss if it fully...

Yeah, Amithlon can be hit and miss if it fully works or not and even when it does it can take some fiddling around to set it up right. Fortunately you do have alternatives, if your happy enough with...
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