English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 40 of 3265
Search took 0.29 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: jotd
Forum: support.OtherUAE Today, 16:32
Replies: 2
Views: 65
Posted By jotd
This game is terribly written. For instance on a...

This game is terribly written. For instance on a 68060 if I enabled fastmem (to speed it up), the game flickered. I never could fix it...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ Today, 15:17
Replies: 8
Views: 193
Posted By jotd
no I didn't use -amiga-debug-hunk. nor -g to...

no I didn't use -amiga-debug-hunk. nor -g to link. Adding -amiga-debug-hunk fixes the issue. I've started the program and stopped in main. Well done & thanks for the quick answer.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ Today, 12:29
Replies: 8
Views: 193
Posted By jotd
yeah, it's very good that it uses msys2 because i...

yeah, it's very good that it uses msys2 because i can integrate it in my native toolchains & cmds. After another test, now I don't need cygwin anymore (debugger works without it too so good work)
...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ Today, 01:28
Replies: 8
Views: 193
Posted By jotd
thanks, I'd like to avoid compiling gdb on...

thanks, I'd like to avoid compiling gdb on windows. I have edited my post after you replied. New version works from cygwin so that's a start :)

I wasn't aware that amiga gcc setup was built daily!...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ Today, 01:06
Replies: 8
Views: 193
Posted By jotd
Thanks for replying in person (and also for your...

Thanks for replying in person (and also for your work, this is great for the amiga)

I didn't need cygwin to compile with the Amiga cross compiler until gdb asks for this cygwin only DLL.

I've...
Forum: support.Games Yesterday, 19:54
Replies: 44
Views: 7,867
Posted By jotd
zoned JST 1.3 binary with associated source code...

zoned JST 1.3 binary with associated source code (well, the dates match) from my personal archives from 1999 :)

Now the installer is also zoned. The game files are the same as the WHDLoad version.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ Yesterday, 19:49
Replies: 8
Views: 193
Posted By jotd
trying to make m68k-amigaos-gdb on windows

Following step from https://franke.ms/amiga/gdb8.wiki I'm successfully using the cross compiler already, and installed the amiga side gdb server successfully.


But now I have a windows-side...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware Yesterday, 15:40
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By jotd
how many small objects? if not too many, think...

how many small objects? if not too many, think about sprites.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 13:10
Replies: 28
Views: 3,514
Posted By jotd
yes it will be full screen. well, the "game"...

yes it will be full screen.

well, the "game" isn't working like at all for now. Time to test the new Bebbo gdb server & source code level cross debugger

BTW does anyone has libpython27.dll ?...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 10:47
Replies: 210
Views: 16,789
Posted By jotd
damn you're right. I have supercars 2, lotus 1...

damn you're right. I have supercars 2, lotus 1 and lotus 3. Lotus 3 engine appears slower than lotus 2, maybe (maybe there are more colors/details/..).

Anyway, we just have the source not the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 November 2019, 23:51
Replies: 28
Views: 3,514
Posted By jotd
update on this: - figured out a lot of...

update on this:

- figured out a lot of blitter issues (still not all of them)
- could start the game main interrupt & refresh. Obviously still wrong blits, but palette is okay (at least in other...
Forum: support.Games 15 November 2019, 23:07
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By jotd
I have written a python script that parses slave...

I have written a python script that parses slave structures and lists memory requirements for a lot of slaves. For instance 512k chip + 512k fast... But it doesn't list ALL slaves.

Most of the...
Forum: Coders. Contest 15 November 2019, 19:38
Replies: 1,668
Views: 120,920
Posted By jotd
mcgeezer sent you ... a laptop ?

mcgeezer sent you ... a laptop ?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 November 2019, 19:34
Replies: 210
Views: 16,789
Posted By jotd
Codetapper got it from the authors, but only...

Codetapper got it from the authors, but only provided it to a very small set of people.

For instance, I could check inside supercars II source to see parameters so I could tune my remake

I...
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 November 2019, 23:25
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By jotd
Note: After installing AGS again, everything...

Note: After installing AGS again, everything worked fine again. dir structure wasn't corrupted. Maybe it's an AGS-only issue for me. This program is strange and has bugs, like images stopping being...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 November 2019, 22:24
Replies: 210
Views: 16,789
Posted By jotd
Actually some of us have the source code of Lotus...

Actually some of us have the source code of Lotus I & II. Not sure if we're allowed to disclose it without permission though.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 14 November 2019, 14:13
Replies: 9
Views: 532
Posted By jotd
enable that only if slave itself doesn't have...

enable that only if slave itself doesn't have joypad support. If it has joypad support, either it has quit support or it hasn't, in which case don't hesitate to request it since it's a trivial change...
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 November 2019, 00:02
Replies: 1,668
Views: 120,920
Posted By jotd
I always loved 1:1 ports, specially arcade ports....

I always loved 1:1 ports, specially arcade ports. This one is 2:1 apparently as it has more levels than the original (it's also super hard, so I failed to play them... note that I also suck at the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 November 2019, 00:00
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By jotd
I already had this issue. Executable file...

I already had this issue. Executable file corrupted (and guru) when running the program. The executable file was AGSMenu (amiga games menu). Never had this issue with some other program.
Forum: support.Games 13 November 2019, 21:22
Replies: 2
Views: 119
Posted By jotd
Hexaae you're right. This game graphics makes it...

Hexaae you're right. This game graphics makes it one of the best platformer graphics, probably because there aren't a lot of AGA platformers (there are a few, but they've added another level of...
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 November 2019, 00:46
Replies: 1,668
Views: 120,920
Posted By jotd
people like me who are struggling with amiga game...

people like me who are struggling with amiga game coding really give you big kudos for pulling that out in no time.
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 13 November 2019, 00:45
Replies: 17
Views: 787
Posted By jotd
all whdload versions have this bug since 2001. I...

all whdload versions have this bug since 2001. I guess this game ain't that popular, despite really nice AGA gfx. Anyway, update will be on whdload page soon. With trainer added.

Reminds me of...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 11 November 2019, 22:58
Replies: 9
Views: 532
Posted By jotd
CD32load does that. So if you're using a CD32load...

CD32load does that. So if you're using a CD32load compilation you're able to reset just by pressing (AFAIR) rev+fwd+all color buttons. You don't have to change the CD either: it's a compilation.
...
Forum: support.Other 11 November 2019, 17:19
Replies: 15
Views: 519
Posted By jotd
One thing I did: I disassembled an executable...

One thing I did: I disassembled an executable (Battle Chess), figured out data (text) mistaken as source. Once all those fake sources were converted into data, I could reassemble/add/remove stuff.
...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 10 November 2019, 12:30
Replies: 17
Views: 787
Posted By jotd
Found the issue in whdload. Bert changed ...

Found the issue in whdload.

Bert changed adda.l -> adda.w somewhere probably to avoid access faults when D1 was too high (probably collision related)

PL_W $1ce6,$d0c1 ;adda.l -> adda.w
...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 10 November 2019, 00:28
Replies: 17
Views: 787
Posted By jotd
Update: bug confirmed. On real CD32 and emulated...

Update: bug confirmed. On real CD32 and emulated CD32 ISO using winuae CD32 config it works well

With all versions of whdload I've tried it fails (under winuae). The mojo is launched but goes...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 09 November 2019, 12:06
Replies: 17
Views: 787
Posted By jotd
I definitely have an interest testing & fixing...

I definitely have an interest testing & fixing this. A lot of projects right now, but let's see if this can be done easily.

CD32 plugged in with oscar in drive. And wall can be broken all right if...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 07 November 2019, 22:32
Replies: 17
Views: 787
Posted By jotd
I'd be very surprised about this. Is there a way...

I'd be very surprised about this. Is there a way to reach this stage quickly? I have a CD32 and original version of Oscar, I can also test this.

Opening a mantis bug is a good idea.
Forum: support.Other 06 November 2019, 23:55
Replies: 15
Views: 519
Posted By jotd
A collaboration is also possible: you figure out...

A collaboration is also possible: you figure out what to change and we integrate that in whdload slaves for instance.

Earok does a lot of (excellent) game hacking but doesn't want to update...
Forum: support.Other 06 November 2019, 22:33
Replies: 15
Views: 519
Posted By jotd
then once you figured out what to change most of...

then once you figured out what to change most of the time you have to add code to change it, because data & code is often packed and unpacked by the game only when needed.

Or unpack, change,...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 November 2019, 20:06
Replies: 135
Views: 19,842
Posted By jotd
" unlicensed Mega Drive port " WTF looks 100% the...

" unlicensed Mega Drive port " WTF looks 100% the same as amiga. Do you have some details? Unlicensed but either it's super reverse engineering or it's licensed. Unlicensed + Bitmap Bros + commercial...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 November 2019, 08:24
Replies: 99
Views: 5,529
Posted By jotd
Same for Windows with .bat. One of the main...

Same for Windows with .bat. One of the main reasons I'm using python on Windows :)

I use 68k asm, C++, C, python, with a good level of expertise (check my Stackoverflow profile...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 04 November 2019, 23:53
Replies: 17
Views: 787
Posted By jotd
And Cadaver, Gods, Formula One (Micropose),...

And Cadaver, Gods, Formula One (Micropose), Sinbad, LOTRS, Leander... lots of examples. The CD32 version should be devoid of that check since it doesn't use any protection (they thought noone would...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 04 November 2019, 08:04
Replies: 17
Views: 787
Posted By jotd
probably a very old install. And maybe a very...

probably a very old install. And maybe a very smart copy protection bug :)

Slave is from 2001... You can check the CD32 version which probably doesn't have any vicious protection and is also...
Forum: Amiga scene 03 November 2019, 22:42
Replies: 99
Views: 5,529
Posted By jotd
I tried it. And it worked. But 2.4 is just too...

I tried it. And it worked. But 2.4 is just too old to be useful. But it's still better than pdksh or amiga shell. You can still open files, process them, write them.

Python is still useful but on...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 November 2019, 09:08
Replies: 28
Views: 3,514
Posted By jotd
The old amiga version is super-slow and uses SDL....

The old amiga version is super-slow and uses SDL. It also opens a window. The new amiga version will be full screen
Forum: support.Games 01 November 2019, 23:43
Replies: 11
Views: 564
Posted By jotd
@Angus: just zoned the module. I have the others...

@Angus: just zoned the module. I have the others too.

For Red Zone, it may interest me again to try to relocate code in fast memory, yes. Just took a beating with Pinball Prelude cd32 and some...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 01 November 2019, 22:36
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By jotd
with the same exact code, one image is okay the...

with the same exact code, one image is okay the other has this buggy effect

80 wide: bad
168 wide: okay

65039
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 01 November 2019, 22:27
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By jotd
thanks. I forgot to set lwm because asm code...

thanks. I forgot to set lwm because asm code treats both registers together, in the C code you need 2 different moves. I've changed it


custom.bltafwm = 0xFFFF;
custom.bltalwm = 0xFFFF;

...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 November 2019, 22:15
Replies: 28
Views: 3,514
Posted By jotd
C++ to C no, sorry! there are a lot of classes...

C++ to C no, sorry! there are a lot of classes and all. It's no longer useful since g++ does a good job as a 68k target.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 3265

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 19:16.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Page generated in 0.26401 seconds with 10 queries