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Forum: Coders. C/C++ 21 October 2019, 11:47
Replies: 29
Views: 1,167
Posted By Steffest
This really is a super interesting thread. ...

This really is a super interesting thread.
Thanks guys!
Really appreciate it - I've been trying to get my head around "hardware banging with C" for some time :-)
Forum: News 18 September 2019, 10:31
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
Does your a1200 has RTG? One thing I had to do...

Does your a1200 has RTG?
One thing I had to do to get it running on my system was to replace all video drivers and monitors with the one from my system.
Try booting with the right mouse buttons...
Forum: News 06 September 2019, 21:42
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
Ok, Finally got it running smoothly on the...

Ok,
Finally got it running smoothly on the Vampire.

That AmiStart toolbar is pushing it a bit and sometimes crashes when accessing the right-click settings, but temporarily lowering the...
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 02 September 2019, 16:53
Replies: 30
Views: 4,684
Posted By Steffest
Thanks! Awesome work. I also updated them on...

Thanks! Awesome work.
I also updated them on http://www.amigaclub.be/tosec/ (which is a super handy online tool to quickly check if your ADF files are already in TOSEC)
Forum: News 30 August 2019, 09:16
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
Ah! Will do. Majsta posted some teasers for the...

Ah! Will do.
Majsta posted some teasers for the Vampire 1200 yesterday which apparently is again much much faster.
At some point all this speedy hardware would need a matching OS with all the...
Forum: News 29 August 2019, 20:29
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
Yeah, already did that. It's not "supported"...

Yeah, already did that.
It's not "supported" because I think your AFA-ONE package has the 040 version of that library. I replaced it with the 060 version, but still no cigar.

Anyway. We'll get...
Forum: News 29 August 2019, 19:30
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
Ok, I got AFA running stable on a Vampire. ...

Ok, I got AFA running stable on a Vampire.
Excellent. Performance is not too bad.
Next step is to figure out what the difference is between this and your AFA-One package. I'm curious!
...
Forum: News 29 August 2019, 14:21
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
No offense to your clearly awesome skillset, but...

No offense to your clearly awesome skillset, but installing it in emulation also works fine here. Running it on a vampire however is not the same thing.

Anyway: no reason why it shouldn't work on...
Forum: News 29 August 2019, 08:03
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
Hmmm, yes. Thanks for the pointer. There's one...

Hmmm, yes. Thanks for the pointer.
There's one guy that installed it on top of CoffinOS, and another one that used 3.1.4.1 as base (including maprom)

That should give me some clues.
So much fun...
Forum: News 28 August 2019, 21:39
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
I spent some time trying to get it to run on the...

I spent some time trying to get it to run on the Vampire.
The good news: it runs.

The bad news: I couldn't get RTG to work. I installed the SAGA vampire RTG driver but running the Picasso96 prefs...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 August 2019, 12:01
Replies: 6,112
Views: 1,058,141
Posted By Steffest
Had it custom made from a AliExpress supplier. ...

Had it custom made from a AliExpress supplier.
This one:
https://www.aliexpress.com/store/1188201

Surprisingly affordable. (Custom work is about the same price range as their examples, shipping...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 August 2019, 11:11
Replies: 6,112
Views: 1,058,141
Posted By Steffest
Rather cool Neon sign. (24 inch) ...

Rather cool Neon sign. (24 inch)

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EC_6EfcWkAM0S_j?format=jpg&name=large
Forum: Coders. General 27 August 2019, 15:57
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By Steffest
Ah! Many thanks Peter. Didn't know bit 1...

Ah!
Many thanks Peter.

Didn't know bit 1 of the flags indicated an ARGB icon, that's probably why my own generated icons didn't display well on a real Amiga.

No doubt you scanned LOTS of...
Forum: News 27 August 2019, 14:28
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
Thanks, I just disabled 'LowDiskSpace" All...

Thanks, I just disabled 'LowDiskSpace"
All fine now.

The FileSystem is SFS,
Not a dynamic Disk file.
Forum: News 27 August 2019, 14:03
Replies: 83
Views: 7,779
Posted By Steffest
I installed it today in WinUAE from scratch. ...

I installed it today in WinUAE from scratch.
Thanks for the very detailed instructions. Installation went flawless.

Whooh! That's a slick package you did!
It looks and feels totally awesome....
Forum: Coders. General 27 August 2019, 09:21
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By Steffest
Sadly no mention of ARGB in the chunk registry. ...

Sadly no mention of ARGB in the chunk registry.
Wouldn't the "ARGB" in itself not be indication enough that there's no palette?
Would it be safe to assume the first Long is always 1 as it appears...
Forum: Coders. General 27 August 2019, 08:52
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By Steffest
OS4 Icons - ARGB data structure

Hello,

I'm writing some tools to work with Amiga icons in javascript.

Currently I can decode them properly and convert them to PNG or whatever and I am now implementing the other way around:...
Forum: Coders. General 23 August 2019, 16:57
Replies: 6
Views: 573
Posted By Steffest
Thanks for the feedback all! I tested most...

Thanks for the feedback all!

I tested most of them and currently there are 4 contenders

Cubic IDE - clearly the most professional one. Also nice Sas/C integration
MicroGoldEd - simple...
Forum: Coders. General 22 August 2019, 19:14
Replies: 6
Views: 573
Posted By Steffest
Code IDE: which?

I feel like this question is asked a million times already, but I couldn't find much useful info after a search, so here it goes:

What would be the best code IDE on Classic Amiga for C?
I'm not...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 20 August 2019, 13:06
Replies: 63
Views: 4,162
Posted By Steffest
Holly cow, that's awesome! And better still: it...

Holly cow, that's awesome!
And better still: it even works! :-)

Thanks Bartman, that's a very VERY comfortable setup.
Forum: support.Hardware 29 July 2019, 21:19
Replies: 35
Views: 2,024
Posted By Steffest
True, that was already addressed in the first...

True, that was already addressed in the first answer: a clear "No" (except for playing MP3)

But Amiga users are usually people who like to push the boundaries, right?
We are just exploring the...
Forum: support.Hardware 29 July 2019, 18:10
Replies: 35
Views: 2,024
Posted By Steffest
Ok - tested on a real Vampire, Netsurf + FFPlay ...

Ok - tested on a real Vampire, Netsurf + FFPlay
I used a small "normal" video you find on Youtube (4 minutes, 480x360 resolution)
Playing directly from YouTube does not seem to work although I'm...
Forum: support.Hardware 29 July 2019, 08:16
Replies: 35
Views: 2,024
Posted By Steffest
I guess I then mean the "trick" of the extra CPU...

I guess I then mean the "trick" of the extra CPU speed, network speed and ram in emulation?
Even a vampire is not fast enough by a long shot to decode MP4 etc in real time.
The vampire OS (coffin)...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 July 2019, 19:56
Replies: 35
Views: 2,024
Posted By Steffest
Isn't that some emulation trick? I never got...

Isn't that some emulation trick?
I never got that working on a real Amiga.
Forum: support.Hardware 28 July 2019, 19:28
Replies: 35
Views: 2,024
Posted By Steffest
No, not by a long shot. I have 2 vampire...

No, not by a long shot.
I have 2 vampire machines and I love them but even a super fast Classic Amiga is not suited for modern daily tasks.
The main part missing is a modern web browser.
No...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 June 2019, 12:32
Replies: 11
Views: 547
Posted By Steffest
Those cheap scandoublers are OK-ish for lo-res...

Those cheap scandoublers are OK-ish for lo-res screens like games but if you aim for hi-res workbench screens they are useless.
As you already noticed: the HighGfx monitor presets are often talked...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 June 2019, 15:50
Replies: 10
Views: 1,175
Posted By Steffest
Small Update: Version 0.03 is released ...

Small Update: Version 0.03 is released

What's new
- authentication (for those that insist to run the server on a public node)
- private files and folders
- embedded image editor

It's...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 May 2019, 23:26
Replies: 92
Views: 8,536
Posted By Steffest
And as usual every attempt to a meaningful...

And as usual every attempt to a meaningful conversation ends up in petty fussing about details ...
Kolla keeps on pushing buttons because ... well, why exactly? What do you get out of it? Not...
Forum: support.Other 16 May 2019, 19:09
Replies: 5
Views: 754
Posted By Steffest
400 GBP for 1000 disks? Unless they contain some...

400 GBP for 1000 disks? Unless they contain some real gems like unreleased source code or whatever, I would call that a rip-off.
Don't buy them.
If you want you can buy the content of my trashcan...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 May 2019, 10:43
Replies: 1
Views: 503
Posted By Steffest
Commodore Amiga Promo Watch

So I found this watch recently.

http://i67.tinypic.com/axu2p.jpg

It came with box and a little piece of paper.

https://www.stef.be/blog/5/Amiga_Watch_box.jpg

Does anybody have any more...
Forum: support.Other 10 May 2019, 23:10
Replies: 19
Views: 1,270
Posted By Steffest
Faster than his (and my) shadow! :-) Nice one...

Faster than his (and my) shadow! :-)
Nice one Mai!
Forum: support.Other 10 May 2019, 18:36
Replies: 19
Views: 1,270
Posted By Steffest
Ok, I'm intrigued ... I wrote some ADF parsing...

Ok, I'm intrigued ...
I wrote some ADF parsing utilities.
One of them is http://www.stef.be/adfviewer/ (no download, the website is the tool)
You can drag/drop your own ADF files on the "Drop your...
Forum: support.Other 10 May 2019, 18:23
Replies: 6
Views: 606
Posted By Steffest
Just save it as "Module" instead of "Song"? ...

Just save it as "Module" instead of "Song"?
Then all samples are included in the .mod file.
Forum: support.Games 08 May 2019, 11:17
Replies: 29
Views: 3,241
Posted By Steffest
Actually I like what Company.pl is doing. ...

Actually I like what Company.pl is doing.
Obviously it's not aimed at long time Amiga users or collectors like most of us, but for the casual passerby that just wants to revisit a game he played 25...
Forum: Amiga scene 04 May 2019, 22:33
Replies: 10
Views: 1,175
Posted By Steffest
Ok, Version 0.0.1 beta is ready. I named it...

Ok, Version 0.0.1 beta is ready.

I named it Kiss-Catalog - because it's a really simple catalog system.

You can find it at https://github.com/steffest/KissCatalog/
It runs on Node but there...
Forum: Amiga scene 03 May 2019, 13:28
Replies: 92
Views: 8,536
Posted By Steffest
He seems like a nice guy but so does everyone...

He seems like a nice guy but so does everyone else.
And yet here we are - still fighting after 25 years ...

To me this interview roughly translates into Mike saying.
"Once I sit on the Iron...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 April 2019, 20:41
Replies: 61
Views: 7,005
Posted By Steffest
There are bits and pieces like VisualPrefs etc...

There are bits and pieces like VisualPrefs etc but as far as I know nothing that does the full package of a complete theme. (Including icons and backdrops and fonts etc.)
There are a lot of unknown...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 April 2019, 21:35
Replies: 10
Views: 1,175
Posted By Steffest
Yes, that's the thing I want to avoid. Even...

Yes, that's the thing I want to avoid.
Even remembering what software you used and opening it (let alone installing it if you use multiple machines) is too much of a hurdle.

There are lots of...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 April 2019, 14:01
Replies: 10
Views: 1,175
Posted By Steffest
Software to manage your collection

Hey All,

As my Amiga collection is growing I was thinking of creating some form of "catalog" to keep track of everything.
I was looking at some software to do that but didn't find anything that...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 April 2019, 09:58
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By Steffest
Yes, this will work, I tested it. Drawback is...

Yes, this will work, I tested it.
Drawback is that it has to be the only card present in the 2000, other zorro slots won't work.
There's also a guy on Amibay selling adapters so it doesn't stick...
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