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Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 September 2017, 01:33
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Posted By babsimov
@alewsis I agree with the 3 points....

@alewsis

I agree with the 3 points. Commodore should have pushed the Amiga further into the office market and would not have enter the IBM PC market and focus solely on the success of Amiga.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 September 2017, 21:36
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
I found a document that compared the different...

I found a document that compared the different RISC processors of the 90s.

At the end of this document is a comparative table of performances.

Sorry it's in French
...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 July 2017, 18:01
Replies: 158
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Posted By babsimov
I hope you can read it with auto translate. Have...

I hope you can read it with auto translate. Have a nice reading.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 30 June 2017, 00:20
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
Yes, at the end of this timeline, i wrote that at...

Yes, at the end of this timeline, i wrote that at some point Commodore is like the bad guy of the story (but it's for the best of all of us :))



I don't really know. I guess that you can...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 27 June 2017, 19:31
Replies: 158
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Posted By babsimov
About OS/2, remember it's release in 1987 (maybe...

About OS/2, remember it's release in 1987 (maybe a little later, i'm not sure).

But, IBM ask Commodore to look on the AmigaOS source code, and in exchange Commodore can port Rexx to Amiga. I have...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 June 2017, 20:30
Replies: 158
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Posted By babsimov
Lew Eggebrecht explain that at the begining IBM...

Lew Eggebrecht explain that at the begining IBM want to use 68000 instead of 8086.

http://www.amigahistory.plus.com/leweggebrecht.html

In one of my alternate story, i use this as a basis (A...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 June 2017, 17:06
Replies: 158
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Posted By babsimov
Yes, but it's console market, not a computer. ...

Yes, but it's console market, not a computer.

I have miss the amber since 1989. But remember an interview of Jay Miner from 1988. He was asked "do you think Amiga can compete to PC (as the main...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 June 2017, 15:33
Replies: 158
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Posted By babsimov
Thanx for the link, very interesting. ...

Thanx for the link, very interesting.



But the professionnal market don't like to buy computer that can be see "as a console first".

It is why i don't like the Commodore strategy. They let...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 June 2017, 23:27
Replies: 158
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Posted By babsimov
Yes, Pentium 3 based, i make a mistake in my...

Yes, Pentium 3 based, i make a mistake in my original comment.




I believe Intel received some useful technology from the Alpha, especially in regard to fab technology. The cost/benefit of...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 June 2017, 19:42
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
It's a suprise for me that core2 is Pentium...

It's a suprise for me that core2 is Pentium based, but thanx for the information.




I have read your post about the Alpha, so you think it's not a really good move for intel to have buy Alpha...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 June 2017, 19:38
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
So it's only for high end at start. Originaly the...

So it's only for high end at start. Originaly the Amiga chipset (OCS) is designed to be usable on low end and high end. I think the next years it come to low end (cost reduced version ?)



Don't...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 June 2017, 19:18
Replies: 50
Views: 7,925
Posted By babsimov
Thanx for your answer. This is probably why...

Thanx for your answer.

This is probably why they have canceled the AAA for Hombre. If i remember correctly.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 June 2017, 20:48
Replies: 158
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Posted By babsimov
Gorf, your Ωmiga Chip Set look great, but don't...

Gorf, your Ωmiga Chip Set look great, but don't you think it would have been very expensive to produce at the time ?

Why going 36 bits for the graphics ? As i understand, human eyes can only see...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 June 2017, 20:41
Replies: 50
Views: 7,925
Posted By babsimov
Thanx touyats for your detailled answer. So...

Thanx touyats for your detailled answer.

So Hombre would have been nice if released in 1994/95, but not revolutionary.

About the AAA blitter, i think it don't have any 3D texture mapping or...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 June 2017, 19:53
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
I like your amber strategy. If I had had enough...

I like your amber strategy. If I had had enough technical knowledge, like you, I would probably have integrated something similar in my alternative story.

About buying Atari, i think you don't...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 June 2017, 15:58
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
I know 1024x1024 128 color would be great for...

I know 1024x1024 128 color would be great for 1987/88. But Ranger (if this chipset has existed as say Jay Miner, not sure of this, today), is, as i understand it, limited to 128 colors maximum even...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 June 2017, 11:11
Replies: 158
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Posted By babsimov
I'm not a technician, so i don't know if i fully...

I'm not a technician, so i don't know if i fully understand the specs if they are too technical. But if you have something more detailled, i like to read it, if you have time, send me a mail here.
...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 June 2017, 21:03
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
I'm not a technician so i miss somes of the...

I'm not a technician so i miss somes of the technical things in your AAA+ specs.

About Hombre, at the time (may 1994) when i first read the specs in a magazine (the same month another magazine...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 June 2017, 20:11
Replies: 50
Views: 7,925
Posted By babsimov
@DamienD Thanx for your help. Well,...

@DamienD

Thanx for your help.

Well, now that i have read the documents, i have a question.

I'm not a technician (the documents are very interesting even for a non technician point of view)....
Forum: Amiga scene 10 June 2017, 19:15
Replies: 50
Views: 7,925
Posted By babsimov
Sorry, i don't have correctly follow the...

Sorry, i don't have correctly follow the instruction. I have missed a part.

Now i'm downloading the files. Thanx.

About the mail, i send it to you at the time i tell you. But it's pointless...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 June 2017, 18:42
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
I think the A700 is the best way to avoid...

I think the A700 is the best way to avoid confusion with the 600 (and by the way i don't like the 600, i think it's one of the big mystake by Commodore).

About similarities, i agree. I think it...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 June 2017, 18:23
Replies: 50
Views: 7,925
Posted By babsimov
Thanx, but i can't log in. I send you a...

Thanx, but i can't log in.

I send you a private mail to explain it better.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 June 2017, 17:49
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
I think it's impossible. There is a "personnal...

I think it's impossible. There is a "personnal war" between Jack Tramiel (Atari) and Irving Gould (Commodore), they can not work together anymore.

By the way, in my alternate history (french...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 June 2017, 17:08
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
Thanx, i really hope one day someone make it...

Thanx, i really hope one day someone make it happen.

It seems there is no "hardware tycoon" game (except the old "Business tycoon" from stardock. But it's limited to PC and there is no modding...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 June 2017, 16:14
Replies: 158
Views: 13,216
Posted By babsimov
Some time ago i have wrote a list of features for...

Some time ago i have wrote a list of features for a game like this, but i'm not a programmer.

I have called it : "Computer Tycoon : business is war"

Here the file, if someone can create it :)
...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 June 2017, 14:58
Replies: 50
Views: 7,925
Posted By babsimov
Hi, i'm new to the board, i join specialy to...

Hi, i'm new to the board, i join specialy to download the files about Hombre.

But i don't find where to download it.

Can someone give me the link to the files ?

Thanx
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