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Forum: request.Modules 20 September 2018, 12:30
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By 8bitbubsy
And the .IT module must not have: -...

And the .IT module must not have:
- Bidi/ping-pong loops
- Samples bigger than 131070 in size
- Less or more than 64 rows in a pattern (less can be OK if there's room for inserting a pattern break...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 25 August 2018, 11:26
Replies: 16
Views: 997
Posted By 8bitbubsy
No Windows 95 version came on that many floppies...

No Windows 95 version came on that many floppies AFAIK.
Even Windows 95B is "just" 22 floppies, though most of them are DMF (1.72MB) formatted.
Windows 95 RTM non-DMF version was 21 floppies.
Forum: Amiga scene 23 August 2018, 10:43
Replies: 119
Views: 6,149
Posted By 8bitbubsy
A flute has dynamics way beyond the limited...

A flute has dynamics way beyond the limited static-sounding PCM Paula. Not exactly a good comparison, and if Paula is a musical instrument, then it's a pretty soulless and limited one! But then...
Forum: Amiga scene 22 August 2018, 17:55
Replies: 119
Views: 6,149
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Was not thinking about the old 680x0 Amigas...

Was not thinking about the old 680x0 Amigas here, but the new tower versions that aren't made by Commodore. If someone were to use an Amiga as their main computer, it would probably be one of...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 August 2018, 17:39
Replies: 226
Views: 48,307
Posted By 8bitbubsy
That's amazingly bad protection indeed, unless it...

That's amazingly bad protection indeed, unless it has integrity checks deep within the game or something.
Forum: request.Music 22 August 2018, 16:54
Replies: 5
Views: 762
Posted By 8bitbubsy
This is like searching for a needle in a...

This is like searching for a needle in a haystack... We need more information to be able to find the music disk you are searching for.
Forum: Amiga scene 22 August 2018, 16:44
Replies: 119
Views: 6,149
Posted By 8bitbubsy
And the VSTs are running on the Amiga itself?

And the VSTs are running on the Amiga itself?
Forum: Amiga scene 22 August 2018, 16:03
Replies: 119
Views: 6,149
Posted By 8bitbubsy
What blows my mind about using an Amiga in 2018...

What blows my mind about using an Amiga in 2018 is the fact that some people use only Amigas as their main desktop computer, saying that it fulfills all their daily tasks. I wonder how limited their...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 August 2018, 15:17
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Sorry, not going to to do that, xanderbeanz. 8xx...

Sorry, not going to to do that, xanderbeanz. 8xx is already used for panning in most non-Amiga MOD players.
Since there's no proper way of identifying what tracker a .MOD was written with, it would...
Forum: Amiga scene 07 August 2018, 19:52
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
I updated PT2.3E today with some fixes:...

I updated PT2.3E today with some fixes: https://16-bits.org/PT23E.LHA

== Update 07.08.2018 =========================================================
- PSED bugs fixed (entry select bug, proper...
Forum: request.Modules 27 June 2018, 18:16
Replies: 12
Views: 2,099
Posted By 8bitbubsy
A command switch is an easier approach and would...

A command switch is an easier approach and would be acceptable for the rare cases of needing to play a module like that, I think.

I'm not sure if the source code was ever released for that...
Forum: request.Modules 27 June 2018, 17:31
Replies: 35
Views: 11,615
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Check out the following .MOD composers if you...

Check out the following .MOD composers if you haven't (not in any specific order):

- Heatbeat
- Jogeir Liljedahl
- Nuke/Spaceman
- Julius
- Groo
- Moby
- Jester
- Chrylian
Forum: request.Modules 27 June 2018, 17:07
Replies: 12
Views: 2,099
Posted By 8bitbubsy
You'll probably have to use a ton of heuristic...

You'll probably have to use a ton of heuristic hacks to distinguish the different STK formats... It's not as simple as testing a field in the header. This is why it's so difficult to make a good...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 June 2018, 18:52
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Alright, good to know. :great

Alright, good to know. :great
Forum: support.Hardware 26 June 2018, 17:23
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By 8bitbubsy
You're not supposed to hotplug joysticks/mice on...

You're not supposed to hotplug joysticks/mice on Amigas to begin with, as this increases the chance of frying components (yes, Paula actually handles some of the mouse/joystick related stuff, which...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 June 2018, 17:09
Replies: 10
Views: 442
Posted By 8bitbubsy
This could very well be a dying resistor or...

This could very well be a dying resistor or transistor, which could make the whole repair process complicated. A lot of faulty components can be super sensitive to temperatures, and that doesn't only...
Forum: support.Other 26 June 2018, 16:53
Replies: 12
Views: 738
Posted By 8bitbubsy
It's just too much work for a small gain that...

It's just too much work for a small gain that only a handful of people would want. It's common to dream big and then get your dreams crushed when you realize how irrational they were.
Forum: support.Hardware 26 June 2018, 16:42
Replies: 18
Views: 954
Posted By 8bitbubsy
There's a tiny LM555 timer chip next to some...

There's a tiny LM555 timer chip next to some commonly leaking caps to the right of the motherboard. AFAIK this chip is used to hold the CPU reset line for some time (for things to stabilize). If it...
Forum: support.Apps 26 June 2018, 16:25
Replies: 13
Views: 1,467
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Pfft, that's not a real solution to the problem....

Pfft, that's not a real solution to the problem. The real solution is to conserve as much chipmem as possible in Workbench, by installing hacks like FBlit/FText, like Akira pointed out. Also don't...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 June 2018, 16:04
Replies: 10
Views: 441
Posted By 8bitbubsy
I have an A600 with a Furia EC020 v2 (+...

I have an A600 with a Furia EC020 v2 (+ Indivision ECS, which also creates heat), and I've never had any instability issues whatsoever. Just remember to have a recapped A600 motherboard and a nice,...
Forum: support.Games 01 January 2018, 13:19
Replies: 11
Views: 1,331
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Remember that BlazeWCP patches some routines to...

Remember that BlazeWCP patches some routines to have 32-bit writes to chipmem, which as far as I know is completely pointless on OCS/ECS since you are stuck with 16-bit chipmem access. I tried it...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 November 2017, 14:51
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
I updated PT2.3E with a fix for loading old .MODs...

I updated PT2.3E with a fix for loading old .MODs (Ultimate Soundtracker etc, 15 samples). It was a bug that I introduced myself by accident long ago.

saimon69: Not going to happen, sorry... It's...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 November 2017, 18:10
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Just wanted to say that I fixed a problem where...

Just wanted to say that I fixed a problem where the VU-Meters would be choppy.

Release: http://16-bits.org/PT23E.LHA
Source code: http://16-bits.org/etc/PT23E_src.zip
Forum: support.Hardware 03 March 2017, 11:54
Replies: 0
Views: 284
Posted By 8bitbubsy
A4000T PSU slowly ramping up in fan speed under normal load

My A4000T PSU is the original that came with it (250W), but for some reason the fan speed is slowly ramping up under a course of 10-15 minutes, going from comfortably quiet to semi-annoying. I'm...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 November 2016, 13:46
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
I kind of lost interest in this project, so I'll...

I kind of lost interest in this project, so I'll just release the source code already. Keep in mind that some parts of the code are not re-sourced, this all started as one big disassemble...
I use...
Forum: request.Music 01 November 2016, 12:22
Replies: 40
Views: 12,721
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Here's a lossless FLAC of the song (playing...

Here's a lossless FLAC of the song (playing through 2 times) that I did with WinUAE, using settings that would make it sound very close to a real Amiga 500. Since it's lossless, you can go ahead and...
Forum: support.Hardware 27 May 2016, 01:00
Replies: 18
Views: 1,966
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Yeah. If the system is acting normal, don't worry...

Yeah. If the system is acting normal, don't worry about the heat of the custom chips.
It's normal to get garbage content if you turn off/on the system very fast. Give it some seconds before you turn...
Forum: News 17 May 2016, 21:45
Replies: 85
Views: 11,862
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Or the vast majority (if not all?) of Indivision...

Or the vast majority (if not all?) of Indivision ECS' which have problems remembering (?) the vertical frequency modes.. (50Hz/60Hz etc). When I boot mine, it's like a 25% chance to get the wanted...
Forum: Amiga scene 22 March 2016, 15:50
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Fixed a bug where the REPLEN value was halved...

Fixed a bug where the REPLEN value was halved when you entered a value manually.
EDIT: Also fixed a critical bug where >64 pattern modules would totally mess up the memory/program when loaded!...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 February 2016, 19:04
Replies: 9
Views: 842
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Good job!

Good job!
Forum: Amiga scene 16 February 2016, 17:16
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Hi, Those files are the original unmodified...

Hi,

Those files are the original unmodified asm source codes. And yes, I plan to release the PT2.3E source code at some point when I feel that it's stable enough. :great It has already been leaked...
Forum: News 10 February 2016, 17:12
Replies: 93
Views: 14,403
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Will the source code be available at some point?

Will the source code be available at some point?
Forum: support.Hardware 07 February 2016, 16:07
Replies: 9
Views: 842
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Yeah, recap the board first. Anything else is a...

Yeah, recap the board first. Anything else is a waste of time, really.
Forum: Amiga scene 07 February 2016, 15:48
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Estrayk: I tried to look into all routines that...

Estrayk: I tried to look into all routines that had to do with clicking a directory and listing a new one, it seems to be a weird limitation when calling some kickstart routines for reading a new...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 February 2016, 22:48
Replies: 64
Views: 7,706
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Or amigo-related. :agree

Or amigo-related. :agree
Forum: Amiga scene 04 February 2016, 20:53
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
I removed the program argument handler now...

I removed the program argument handler now (argc/argv) because it never worked right anyways. Also added a simple intro text scroller when you launch the program.
daxb: Can you check if PT2.3E...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 February 2016, 16:37
Replies: 12
Views: 3,153
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Oh wow, I was younger and dumb back then, in the...

Oh wow, I was younger and dumb back then, in the first post...

1) The 80s smell is not a bad thing! ;)
2) You should use low ESR capacitors in a switching power supply. Also, futurlec.com tends...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 February 2016, 07:15
Replies: 289
Views: 62,459
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Too bad it doesn't work with an Indivision ECS....

Too bad it doesn't work with an Indivision ECS. Main reason I didn't get it. It got a Furia EC020 v2 instead.
Forum: Amiga scene 28 January 2016, 11:59
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Sounds like too much work when you can just dump...

Sounds like too much work when you can just dump the audio as a .WAV from WinUAE. Though it's not 100% like Amiga audio (close enough), it's still perfect for comparing two replayers as long as the...
Forum: Amiga scene 27 January 2016, 23:54
Replies: 86
Views: 17,739
Posted By 8bitbubsy
Hmm ok... Anyways I fixed some small bugs today....

Hmm ok... Anyways I fixed some small bugs today. Also spent hours reconstructing (changing label names and stuff) more of the raw diassembly parts of the PT2.3D code, I hope I didn't introduce any...
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