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Forum: support.Other 05 August 2020, 07:39
Replies: 0
Views: 83
Posted By drHirudo
Amiga 1000 connected to framegrabber via Composite, RGB, VGA or other cables

Hello,
I am trying to connect my Amiga 1000 to Blackmagic Decklink 4K Extreme 12G framegrabber, that has HDMI, S-Video, Composite and Component inputs.

First I've tried with my RGB to SCART cable...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 July 2020, 13:59
Replies: 216
Views: 20,459
Posted By drHirudo
Back in 1980-ies and even early 1990 (heck in my...

Back in 1980-ies and even early 1990 (heck in my country up until late 1990-ies) monochrome displays were considered standard, especially in the business circles and offices. Color displays were...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 July 2020, 13:53
Replies: 216
Views: 20,459
Posted By drHirudo
Isn't multithreading something like AsyncWB,...

Isn't multithreading something like AsyncWB, which according to this page - http://www.haage-partner.de/amiga/aos39/index-e.html only came with AmigaOS 3.9 BB1 in 2001? Although, I believe there were...
Forum: Amiga scene 30 June 2020, 19:27
Replies: 45
Views: 2,299
Posted By drHirudo
I used to have both A500 and A1000. Here are some...

I used to have both A500 and A1000. Here are some differences:

A1000 has detachable Keyboard, A500 doesn't. You can slam A1000's keyboard as much as you like, without a fear that you will damage...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 June 2020, 15:21
Replies: 7
Views: 670
Posted By drHirudo
Owning the software catalogue doesn't...

Owning the software catalogue doesn't automatically mean they own the music!

I had years long debates with random third parties making random claims on YouTube and abusing ContentID left, right...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 June 2020, 14:58
Replies: 7
Views: 670
Posted By drHirudo
Definitely Scam artists abusing ContentID for own...

Definitely Scam artists abusing ContentID for own profit. They applied through TuneCore which allows anyone to enter his own remix and claim innocent people's revenue.

I have YouTube ContentID and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 June 2020, 08:19
Replies: 4,316
Views: 779,664
Posted By drHirudo
Currently I play Gameloft Classics: 20 Years...

Currently I play Gameloft Classics: 20 Years which contains 30 retro games free of ads, P2W or any other crap of the recent mobile games. Just pure gameplay. I finished almost all of the games, only...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 June 2020, 07:43
Replies: 12
Views: 603
Posted By drHirudo
If you can run Mac emulation with your preferred...

If you can run Mac emulation with your preferred screen modes you can also try some Mac card games, which I found to be really nice with wide variety of solitaire variants. For example:

King of...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 15 June 2020, 15:24
Replies: 23
Views: 2,225
Posted By drHirudo
Wow, what a debate over a single symbol. If...

Wow, what a debate over a single symbol.

If you can't notice the symbol, your code won't compile, so you will need to watch closely and get more experience, eventually finding other bugs in the...
Forum: News 13 June 2020, 10:25
Replies: 127
Views: 13,094
Posted By drHirudo
Here is MUI 5.0 on 1080p resolution: ...

Here is MUI 5.0 on 1080p resolution:

https://youtu.be/KNEwb7eRmXo

I have the unregistered version, but it works very nice and no issues with fonts reading.
Forum: News 08 June 2020, 08:58
Replies: 131
Views: 11,975
Posted By drHirudo
Here is a video of AmigaAMP running on AmigaOne...

Here is a video of AmigaAMP running on AmigaOne X1000.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RgyyYPfA4c

Equalisers work full screen in 1080p. Skins look gorgeous.
Forum: request.Other 04 June 2020, 15:34
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By drHirudo
He is asking for the Mac version. It exists: ...

He is asking for the Mac version. It exists:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGxb10aTe5g
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 03 June 2020, 21:34
Replies: 23
Views: 2,225
Posted By drHirudo
Yes, you can try my games MazezaM -...

Yes, you can try my games
MazezaM - http://aminet.net/package/game/think/MazezaM
Alex in Town - http://aminet.net/package/game/jump/AlexInTown

And some other of which names I have forgotten over...
Forum: News 03 June 2020, 09:09
Replies: 14
Views: 1,605
Posted By drHirudo
Here is a video of NetSurf 3.10 running on...

Here is a video of NetSurf 3.10 running on AmigaOne X1000:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VtCNYYZUb6I

Unfortunately, it doesn't do very well job on today's Internet. And there was some memory...
Forum: Amiga scene 22 May 2020, 16:19
Replies: 48
Views: 4,152
Posted By drHirudo
Very nice update. The new levels look gorgeous. I...

Very nice update. The new levels look gorgeous. I didn't reach the Space stage, because it became too fast and hard. The added tips and female dancers are nice touch.
Here is my video with music and...
Forum: request.Apps 22 May 2020, 14:13
Replies: 143
Views: 28,569
Posted By drHirudo
Have you tried virtual Ethernet through Vlink? ...

Have you tried virtual Ethernet through Vlink?
http://aminet.net/package/comm/tcp/vlink

I remember using it back in my 68K Amiga days for connecting from Mac side and it worked fine with MiAmi.
Forum: support.Apps 21 May 2020, 16:22
Replies: 48
Views: 2,538
Posted By drHirudo
For many years I used Visage: ...

For many years I used Visage:

https://aminet.net/gfx/show/Visage.lha

It is very fast and displays JPG pictures on AGA very nice.
Forum: support.Hardware 20 May 2020, 10:03
Replies: 16
Views: 941
Posted By drHirudo
There is Software FPU emulators for Macintosh. I...

There is Software FPU emulators for Macintosh. I don't know if such utilities exist for Amiga, but did anyone ever tried SoftwareFPU or PowerFPU on Mac emulator under Amiga?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 May 2020, 09:48
Replies: 19
Views: 1,469
Posted By drHirudo
The TRS-80 was good for it's times. Think about...

The TRS-80 was good for it's times. Think about late 1970/early 1980s (if you remember these time), where computers didn't need GUI or graphics to function. The TRS was pretty useful for business...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 April 2020, 09:49
Replies: 16
Views: 6,342
Posted By drHirudo
I used to be play with Amiga emulators a lot in...

I used to be play with Amiga emulators a lot in the past. I even ported some emulators to Amiga, improved some source codes, or helped them getting released for free (see Wzonka-Lad).
Back in the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 April 2020, 09:33
Replies: 16
Views: 6,342
Posted By drHirudo
Check out also Wzonka-Lad...

Check out also Wzonka-Lad http://aminet.net/package/misc/emu/Wzonka-Lad

Back in the times when the author released almost all the source code, he forgot some files. So I contacted him and he sent...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 April 2020, 17:46
Replies: 12
Views: 1,976
Posted By drHirudo
Nice. I did some retro browser videos before, but...

Nice. I did some retro browser videos before, but you went even further by providing versions of the websites from the period and even original speed and resolutions. Real oldschool experience.
...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 March 2020, 18:36
Replies: 2
Views: 595
Posted By drHirudo
Does this count: ...

Does this count:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DC5CvD8MX1k
Forum: Amiga scene 12 March 2020, 12:51
Replies: 48
Views: 4,152
Posted By drHirudo
This is awesome. I am a big fan of Tapper. I've...

This is awesome. I am a big fan of Tapper. I've played the Arcade, IBM PC, Apple II and ZX Spectrum versions. The Amiga version is very close to the original, graphically wise.

There are some...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 January 2020, 14:16
Replies: 30
Views: 2,061
Posted By drHirudo
The original MAME developer Nicola Salmoria also...

The original MAME developer Nicola Salmoria also created NewIcons for Amiga https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NewIcons.
Currently he is not involved with MAME, but hundreds of other programmers are...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2020, 16:17
Replies: 30
Views: 2,061
Posted By drHirudo
MAME is currently the best emulator of them all...

MAME is currently the best emulator of them all for many many reasons!

It can emulate countless of rare machines (including the Amiga) with very good precision. The merge with MESS was a good...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 18 January 2020, 05:51
Replies: 153
Views: 6,855
Posted By drHirudo
I used MiAMI. I was getting around 3-4 KB/second,...

I used MiAMI. I was getting around 3-4 KB/second, which was for the times okay for browsing (text only, images turned off in AWeb), e-mail and games from Aminet.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 13:57
Replies: 153
Views: 6,855
Posted By drHirudo
But the possibility to expand the Amiga 1200...

But the possibility to expand the Amiga 1200 makes it head and shoulders above any crap gaming console, including the Sega Mega Drive (Genesis).

Back in early 2000-ies I was able to connect my...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 January 2020, 21:31
Replies: 153
Views: 6,855
Posted By drHirudo
Don't forget that very big games for the times,...

Don't forget that very big games for the times, like most of the adventures - Simon The Sorcerer, Gobliins, Beneath a Steel Sky came on many discs and would be very expensive to have on cartridges....
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 January 2020, 20:36
Replies: 43
Views: 2,123
Posted By drHirudo
Or export the video to PNG frames, then use OCR...

Or export the video to PNG frames, then use OCR software? (The lazy person in me has spoken).
Forum: Amiga scene 02 January 2020, 09:52
Replies: 54
Views: 4,117
Posted By drHirudo
For some of my "products" back in the 1990-ies, I...

For some of my "products" back in the 1990-ies, I used a simple protection of moving the directory data to track 80 or 81. 99% of the experienced 'duplicate experts' copied from track 0-79 and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 December 2019, 12:33
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By drHirudo
Does the Amiga really Multitask?

Everybody knows that AmigaOS is one of the first widely available multitasking operating systems, but can the hardware itself multitask without the main CPU doing the task switching itself? I mean...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 December 2019, 16:53
Replies: 30
Views: 1,099
Posted By drHirudo
Pole Position, Contra, Ghosts 'n Goblins.

Pole Position, Contra, Ghosts 'n Goblins.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 06 December 2019, 16:46
Replies: 77
Views: 8,108
Posted By drHirudo
For me it must have been CrossFire II -...

For me it must have been CrossFire II - http://hirudov.com/amiga/Crossfire2.php
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 19 November 2019, 09:21
Replies: 16
Views: 2,218
Posted By drHirudo
I coded many games in C using the graphics...

I coded many games in C using the graphics library Sprites and BOBs. Almost all my Amiga games are running from Workbench and multitasking. With screenmode requester at the beginning, so even...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 September 2019, 13:36
Replies: 100
Views: 13,339
Posted By drHirudo
The possibility to unclothe to opponents in Strip...

The possibility to unclothe to opponents in Strip Poker.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 September 2019, 21:59
Replies: 38
Views: 3,223
Posted By drHirudo
There are many Z80 emulators with source code for...

There are many Z80 emulators with source code for 680x0 (Amiga):

Wzonka-Lad http://aminet.net/package/misc/emu/wlz80core - Emulates the slightly different GameBoy's Z80. Very well commented code...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 August 2019, 06:55
Replies: 456
Views: 29,159
Posted By drHirudo
Don't forget this is interpretive emulation -...

Don't forget this is interpretive emulation - i.e. the emulator doesn't know what instructions are coming next, so it waits and executes the instructions one by one. With the cases of Pac-Man and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 August 2019, 06:49
Replies: 456
Views: 29,159
Posted By drHirudo
Eh, people already gave examples of Z80 full...

Eh, people already gave examples of Z80 full computer emulations running at acceptable speed on 68000. Additionally, Sinclair ZX Spectrum CPU is clocked at 3.5 MHz, while the Pac-Man uses Main CPU:...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 August 2019, 11:46
Replies: 456
Views: 29,159
Posted By drHirudo
I voted for the WonderBoy, because it is a...

I voted for the WonderBoy, because it is a perfect game to utilise the Amiga chipset capabilities and it is a shame that such good game has C64 port, but not an Amiga one.

Regarding the older...
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