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Forum: Coders. System Yesterday, 18:49
Replies: 3
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Posted By thomas
Drop zones are only available in V44+. You...

Drop zones are only available in V44+.

You can make your window an AppWindow, then the user can drop icons anywhere in the window. You receive an AppMessage which contains the mouse coordinates....
Forum: support.Apps Yesterday, 13:56
Replies: 4
Views: 182
Posted By thomas
What has been added in 3.5 which makes it more...

What has been added in 3.5 which makes it more legal? If you think of the Workbench ARexx port, with this you can only close Workbench drawers. You cannot kill running programs and close their...
Forum: support.Hardware Yesterday, 13:54
Replies: 8
Views: 186
Posted By thomas
No, I don't think so. From your description you...

No, I don't think so. From your description you were right, the mainboard is jumpered for NTSC if that is the default shown in the early startup menu. Also if you don't have anything in...
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 March 2020, 21:30
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By thomas
Go to IO ports -> Parallel Port -> Sampler ...

Go to IO ports -> Parallel Port -> Sampler
There you are.
Forum: support.Apps 18 March 2020, 11:40
Replies: 13
Views: 416
Posted By thomas
For floating point-related gurus on 3.1 without...

For floating point-related gurus on 3.1 without an FPU there is a fix:
http://aminet.net/package/util/boot/SetPatch_43.6b

In most cases an FPU is not required, it's just the math libs...
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 March 2020, 10:29
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By thomas
built-in AROS ROM: gadtools does not support to get GTTX_Text

With the builtin AROS KS ROM

GT_GetGadgetAttrs (textgadget,win,req,GTTX_Text,&text,TAG_END)

does not change the value of <i>text</i>.

The autodocs state that it is supported in V39+, the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 March 2020, 10:24
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By thomas
Not with WinUAE, but there are other tools, for...

Not with WinUAE, but there are other tools, for example Win32DiskImager.

Or inside WinUAE using Amiga tools, for example TSGUI.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 17 March 2020, 09:48
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By thomas
You have to tell UAE that it is a partitioned HDF...

You have to tell UAE that it is a partitioned HDF (an image of a real HDD).

In earlier WinUAE releases you had to set the values for Surfaces, Sectors and Reserved to 0. I guess something similar...
Forum: support.Other 15 March 2020, 18:07
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By thomas
You didn't RTFM, did you? FAT95 comes with...

You didn't RTFM, did you?

FAT95 comes with with a command line tool which does all you need. IIRC it's called boot95.

If you mounted the FAT partiton as GGD0 like you showed above, then you can...
Forum: support.Other 12 March 2020, 08:53
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By thomas
Mount PC0 and use TSGUI or the like to write the...

Mount PC0 and use TSGUI or the like to write the image to it.
Forum: support.WinUAE 06 March 2020, 14:15
Replies: 10
Views: 780
Posted By thomas
Come on, use your pocket calculator. 1920 *...

Come on, use your pocket calculator.

1920 * 1080 = 2073600

That's the amount of bytes you need for one byte per pixel (256 colors). If you choose a 16bit mode you need twice as much. If you...
Forum: support.Apps 01 March 2020, 07:12
Replies: 14
Views: 6,538
Posted By thomas
This feature is only available in OS 3.9. In...

This feature is only available in OS 3.9.

In 3.5 and below you have to use a picture which matches the screen size or one which looks nicely in a tiled pattern.
Forum: support.Apps 28 February 2020, 21:53
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By thomas
This one extracts itself:...

This one extracts itself: http://aminet.net/package/util/arc/lha
Forum: support.WinUAE 26 February 2020, 09:31
Replies: 6
Views: 855
Posted By thomas
I am not sure if I understand what you are trying...

I am not sure if I understand what you are trying to do. E-UAE is a rather old port of UAE. Its development stopped at version 0.8.29 and lacks many features which made it into WinUAE later.

The...
Forum: support.WinUAE 25 February 2020, 08:50
Replies: 6
Views: 855
Posted By thomas
bsdsocket support is an optional feature of UAE....

bsdsocket support is an optional feature of UAE. If your version of E-UAE was compiled without bsdsocket support, then it's simply not there and cannot be activated.

I am quite sure that E-UAE is...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 22 February 2020, 14:46
Replies: 7
Views: 533
Posted By thomas
SFS2 does not exist any more. The author merged...

SFS2 does not exist any more. The author merged SFS1 and SFS2 into one. You can select one or the other by DosType.
Forum: support.Apps 22 February 2020, 09:42
Replies: 2
Views: 334
Posted By thomas
ixnet.library requires AmiTCP: assign. Many Amiga...

ixnet.library requires AmiTCP: assign. Many Amiga ports of Make use ixemul.library which in turn opens ixnet.library.

The easiest way to get rid of the requester is to not install ixnet.library....
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 22 February 2020, 09:36
Replies: 7
Views: 533
Posted By thomas
The DosType is a 4-byte identifier. Four bytes...

The DosType is a 4-byte identifier. Four bytes can be written as four characters or as eight hexadecimal digits. In fact 0x53465300 is the same as SFS\0.

0x means a hexadecimal number follows.
53...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 20 February 2020, 08:14
Replies: 7
Views: 533
Posted By thomas
Currently there is no way to make 68k AmigaDOS...

Currently there is no way to make 68k AmigaDOS work properly with files >2GB. Yes, SFS can do larger files, but only if you use SFS\2 DosType. And still the rest of the OS does not handle these files...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 February 2020, 07:40
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By thomas
It's not only a factor, it's the only reason. The...

It's not only a factor, it's the only reason. The DosType is the key which assigns a file system to a partition. If you make partitions without a matching file system, these partitions are not...
Forum: support.Apps 13 February 2020, 09:27
Replies: 8
Views: 568
Posted By thomas
Is it an ISO of the original CD? It needs...

Is it an ISO of the original CD? It needs AmigaOS3.9 as label and requires the multimedia files and everything in the respective directories.
Forum: support.Hardware 13 February 2020, 09:23
Replies: 407
Views: 221,407
Posted By thomas
scsi.device V44 does not avoid anything. It's a...

scsi.device V44 does not avoid anything. It's a hack, it is buggy and it is confirmed to make hardrives disappear.

What you need to fix the 7.8 GB issue is either scsi.device V43.43 from OS3.9BB2,...
Forum: support.Other 11 February 2020, 08:46
Replies: 8
Views: 745
Posted By thomas
LoadModule just allocates a piece of RAM, loads...

LoadModule just allocates a piece of RAM, loads the module into it an links it to the list of resident modules. This makes sure that the module is still there after a reset. It does not protect the...
Forum: support.Other 10 February 2020, 09:03
Replies: 16
Views: 1,760
Posted By thomas
Try this:...

Try this: http://aminet.net/package/disk/salv/pfssalv2
You need another hdd to copy the files to, though.
Forum: support.Other 04 February 2020, 08:45
Replies: 8
Views: 745
Posted By thomas
intuition.library is loaded only once after power...

intuition.library is loaded only once after power on. After that it stays resident in memory.

If you want to disable it you have to disable the commands in startup-sequence *and* switch off the...
Forum: support.Games 02 February 2020, 14:54
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By thomas
I quickly added an ALL switch to it. That only...

I quickly added an ALL switch to it. That only works if you run it from the Shell, though.
Forum: support.Games 02 February 2020, 14:08
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By thomas
Check out the GetModeID program out of the...

Check out the GetModeID program out of the PicShow archive: http://thomas-rapp.homepage.t-online.de/amiga/picshow.lha
Forum: support.Apps 01 February 2020, 22:18
Replies: 3
Views: 321
Posted By thomas
input.device

input.device
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 31 January 2020, 23:41
Replies: 2,489
Views: 378,045
Posted By thomas
AmigaDOS has a file size limit of 2.147.483.647...

AmigaDOS has a file size limit of 2.147.483.647 Bytes (that's 2GB minus 1).

SFS\2 can do more, but only with special DOS packets which no software on OS 3.x supports.
Forum: support.Other 29 January 2020, 22:01
Replies: 10
Views: 549
Posted By thomas
There are no hidden files or other magic in...

There are no hidden files or other magic in AmigaOS. So yes, you can just copy all files.

Best use a Shell prompt or a directory manager (like DirOpus or DosControl or similar) to do the copy....
Forum: support.Hardware 28 January 2020, 22:57
Replies: 14
Views: 530
Posted By thomas
It seems like it gets more complicated than I...

It seems like it gets more complicated than I first thought.

No, the names given in the list are the volume names you'd see on the Workbench. Neither of them is called Work. Even worse, if the...
Forum: support.Other 28 January 2020, 22:32
Replies: 10
Views: 549
Posted By thomas
It depends on how the source card was...

It depends on how the source card was partitioned. If it was fully covered by partitions up to the very last sector, then it cannot be written to a smaller card. If a few sectors in the end of the...
Forum: support.Other 28 January 2020, 08:50
Replies: 10
Views: 549
Posted By thomas
The target card must be equally sized or larger...

The target card must be equally sized or larger than the source card. Equally means exactly equal, not a single sector less.
Forum: support.Hardware 27 January 2020, 09:22
Replies: 14
Views: 530
Posted By thomas
I don't think so. You have to tell HDToolbox...

I don't think so. You have to tell HDToolbox where to look. If HD Controller ist set to UAE, before you run HDToolbox open its icon information and change SCSI_DEVICE_NAME to uaehf.device.




...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 January 2020, 22:58
Replies: 14
Views: 530
Posted By thomas
Doesn't matter probably. If HDToolbox sees it...

Doesn't matter probably. If HDToolbox sees it then it's ok.

I would have let everything default. Just add hardfile, select hdf, ok. RDB mode is important, but that's set automatically if there is...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 January 2020, 20:25
Replies: 14
Views: 530
Posted By thomas
Please run hddreport and attach the report here.

Please run hddreport and attach the report here.
Forum: support.Hardware 26 January 2020, 15:10
Replies: 14
Views: 530
Posted By thomas
You should put the CF card into the reader and...

You should put the CF card into the reader and connect it to the PC. Run WinUAE and in the Add Harddrive window click on Create Image File.

Once done, keep the CF card in a safe place, make a...
Forum: support.Apps 19 January 2020, 21:52
Replies: 19
Views: 1,019
Posted By thomas
If you have a Zorro-based Amiga IMHO the better...

If you have a Zorro-based Amiga IMHO the better would be to get an Ethernet card (like X-Surf for example). This way transfers would be much faster than over serial and yourwouldn't be limited to...
Forum: support.Apps 19 January 2020, 09:29
Replies: 19
Views: 1,019
Posted By thomas
Serial prefs on the Amiga only apply to the SER:...

Serial prefs on the Amiga only apply to the SER: DOS device. Apps using serial.device directly usually have their own way to configure the serial speed.

The same applies to AExplorer, too. Serial...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 15 January 2020, 08:54
Replies: 3
Views: 1,635
Posted By thomas
What's wrong with uae-configuration? It's a bit...

What's wrong with uae-configuration? It's a bit more complicated than what you suggest but it already exists and is a generic future-proof solution. Source code is included.
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