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Forum: request.Demos 13 June 2017, 16:07
Replies: 30
Views: 7,389
Posted By rhester72
@Lurking_Grue: Thank you SO much - this is...

@Lurking_Grue:

Thank you SO much - this is truly a milestone in Amiga history!

I had a wonderful time going through this slice of Newtek...the only one I had trouble with was the Seamonkey demo...
Forum: News 17 May 2017, 19:02
Replies: 48
Views: 7,012
Posted By rhester72
Bear in mind that the additional costs for the...

Bear in mind that the additional costs for the second/split book are only for _physical publishing_. The message said quite clearly that the digital release of the second book will automatically be...
Forum: support.Amix 17 March 2017, 05:13
Replies: 6
Views: 3,496
Posted By rhester72
Not that it helps, but I never got it working...

Not that it helps, but I never got it working either.

There was a VERY recent update to the SLIRP code in WinUAE in the last day or so, may want to try that.

Rodney
Forum: request.Demos 17 January 2017, 17:10
Replies: 30
Views: 7,389
Posted By rhester72
Heads up on the Demo Reel floppies (1 and 3) -...

Heads up on the Demo Reel floppies (1 and 3) - EVERY set in TOSEC has been modified in some way from the original, and nearly every set contains at least one corrupt file.

I'm working on it. :)
...
Forum: request.Demos 17 January 2017, 06:08
Replies: 30
Views: 7,389
Posted By rhester72
Newtek Demo Reel 2

Pulled due to copyright nearly 25 years ago, this hard-drive-only demo requiring 9MB (!) of RAM was long thought to be a unicorn, seen only within the hallowed halls of Newtek...until I saw this...
Forum: support.Amix 12 January 2017, 13:52
Replies: 45
Views: 17,615
Posted By rhester72
I'm quite confused about the Kickstart 1.4...

I'm quite confused about the Kickstart 1.4 confusion. Yes, (many) early A3000 production models shipped with Kickstart 1.4 and loaded both the 1.3 and 2.x Kickstarts from hard drive (in DEVS:). ...
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 January 2017, 06:11
Replies: 0
Views: 612
Posted By rhester72
Higher-resolution on-screen LEDs

I'm sure I read a solution to this once here, but I couldn't find it.

I'm now running a -very- high-resolution laptop, which can run WinUAE with ease at "native" (soft-scaled) resolutions...but...
Forum: request.Apps 14 December 2016, 13:57
Replies: 16
Views: 3,984
Posted By rhester72
AFAIK it was both the A1200 and A4000. Rodney

AFAIK it was both the A1200 and A4000.

Rodney
Forum: request.Apps 14 December 2016, 04:07
Replies: 16
Views: 3,984
Posted By rhester72
AS217 consisted of the 'missing' documentation...

AS217 consisted of the 'missing' documentation from the OS 3.0 manuals that was included with earlier Enhancer kits, e.g. the AREXX documentation. It was available for separate purchase for those...
Forum: request.Apps 13 December 2016, 21:02
Replies: 16
Views: 3,984
Posted By rhester72
AS213: AmigaDOS 2.04 Enhancer ROM Kit with 4...

AS213: AmigaDOS 2.04 Enhancer ROM Kit with 4 floppy disks [AmigaWorld advertising, Mar 1992]
AS214: As above, except two ROMs for Amiga 3000 [AmigaWorld advertising, Mar 1992]
AS217: Release 3.0...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 December 2016, 21:53
Replies: 153
Views: 29,483
Posted By rhester72
I'm honestly a bit confused. I poked my head in...

I'm honestly a bit confused. I poked my head in to see what this was all about, and despite the considerable bluster coming from Mr. Mellor (who seems to have quite the high opinion of his...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 August 2016, 00:08
Replies: 4
Views: 460
Posted By rhester72
What games won't work with only 1MB chip RAM? I...

What games won't work with only 1MB chip RAM? I could see a Kickstart incompatibility, but not chip RAM itself (assuming all fast RAM is disabled).

Rodney
Forum: request.Apps 13 August 2016, 00:05
Replies: 5
Views: 1,365
Posted By rhester72
Under 3.1, if you're using RTG, _application_...

Under 3.1, if you're using RTG, _application_ software (and a very few Workbench-friendly games like MegaBall) will generally work in "AGA" mode (at least that's the way I remember it under Picasso)....
Forum: support.Hardware 12 August 2016, 23:51
Replies: 4
Views: 460
Posted By rhester72
See pp. 8-9 of this manual for instructions on...

See pp. 8-9 of this manual for instructions on using the jumper/installing an optional external switch to disable fast RAM:
...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 August 2016, 23:33
Replies: 43
Views: 4,965
Posted By rhester72
As Windows goes, XMPlay + xmp-openmpt is very...

As Windows goes, XMPlay + xmp-openmpt is very hard to beat for reproduction accuracy (short of uade on cygwin, of course).

Rodney
Forum: support.WinUAE 01 January 2016, 00:26
Replies: 42
Views: 16,164
Posted By rhester72
Ditto - it would seem something did indeed change...

Ditto - it would seem something did indeed change in the 'sports' edition, because mine also works perfectly fine.

In fact, I specifically ordered the 'sports' one - years after everyone else got...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 December 2015, 21:07
Replies: 0
Views: 405
Posted By rhester72
Keyrah V2 with real C128 keyboard?

I'd very much like to pair a Keyrah V2 with a RPi 2 in an actual Commodore 128 case - but I've found a hard time finding much information on if/how the Caps Lock and 40/80 keys are handled by Keyrah....
Forum: News 20 November 2015, 17:24
Replies: 14
Views: 3,606
Posted By rhester72
Any chance you guys could fix Wings Classic for...

Any chance you guys could fix Wings Classic for PC? The game is unplayably broken and well-documented on the GoG forums - I gave up trying to get someone to fix it six months ago, and it's been...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 November 2015, 16:56
Replies: 25
Views: 4,787
Posted By rhester72
Speaking of RPi (2?), is it actually capable of...

Speaking of RPi (2?), is it actually capable of full-on 60FPS AGA without slowdown/stuttering? It always seemed a little underpowered for the task.

Rodney
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 08 October 2015, 04:56
Replies: 3
Views: 3,609
Posted By rhester72
Not for nothing, but I'd be -really- interested...

Not for nothing, but I'd be -really- interested in seeing a proper preservation copy of One-on-One, mostly for OS compatibility analysis (the cracked version is pretty naff).

Rodney
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 September 2015, 23:43
Replies: 17
Views: 2,182
Posted By rhester72
onkelarie, what method are you using to perform a...

onkelarie, what method are you using to perform a warm reset? The 'keyboard reset' is warm, but the one from the F12 menu is actually cold.

Rodney
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 September 2015, 19:06
Replies: 627
Views: 82,314
Posted By rhester72
I wonder if using "native" KS2.0 (instead of 1.4)...

I wonder if using "native" KS2.0 (instead of 1.4) on the A3000 would work (or to put it another way, I wonder if the Bridgeboard ever actually worked in real SuperKickstart A3000s).

Rodney
Forum: support.Apps 14 September 2015, 05:05
Replies: 13
Views: 1,506
Posted By rhester72
VLTjr also isn't a bad choice, depending on your...

VLTjr also isn't a bad choice, depending on your requirements - VERY low system requirements.

Rodney
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 August 2015, 17:35
Replies: 22
Views: 3,642
Posted By rhester72
Actually, I'm fine with the "purist" approach -...

Actually, I'm fine with the "purist" approach - treat the controller like a joystick and use a (physical) keyboard for everything else, just like the original. It's not particularly challenging to...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 August 2015, 14:36
Replies: 22
Views: 3,642
Posted By rhester72
I lost interest in "mobile gaming" years ago, but...

I lost interest in "mobile gaming" years ago, but am quite a fan of Android-based 'big-box' gaming (i.e. OUYA, nVidia Shield TV, etc.).

I would _dearly_ love to play Alite - please consider this...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 August 2015, 01:47
Replies: 23
Views: 2,563
Posted By rhester72
Absolutely brilliant read (having already read...

Absolutely brilliant read (having already read and enjoyed The Future Was Here). Thank you!

Rodneyt
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 August 2015, 02:38
Replies: 385
Views: 106,072
Posted By rhester72
As far as I know, OCS (or more correctly, the...

As far as I know, OCS (or more correctly, the original Agnus) didn't support more than 512MB chip and 512MB slow.

Rodney
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 August 2015, 02:36
Replies: 627
Views: 82,314
Posted By rhester72
Depends on what format you pick - PDF is pretty...

Depends on what format you pick - PDF is pretty generic and works in most cases.

Rodney
Forum: request.Demos 31 July 2015, 18:32
Replies: 14
Views: 3,201
Posted By rhester72
It was tested on real Amiga, look two posts up :)...

It was tested on real Amiga, look two posts up :) The EAB thread I linked to shows the files between the non-working (disk in this thread) and working disk to be identical, with root cause never...
Forum: request.Demos 31 July 2015, 03:05
Replies: 14
Views: 3,201
Posted By rhester72
I'm not near my UAE machine. Does this one: ...

I'm not near my UAE machine.

Does this one:

http://www.vintageisthenewold.com/downloads/amiga/coverdisks/ST_Amiga_Format_Issue_001_(1988-07)(Future_Publishing)(GB)_Disk1_[adf].zip

have the...
Forum: request.Demos 24 July 2015, 21:28
Replies: 14
Views: 3,201
Posted By rhester72
It won't run from Workbench, it's CLI-only. When...

It won't run from Workbench, it's CLI-only. When booting the disk, the startup-sequence does indeed start the app, which starts to run and prints some diagnostic information to the console, but then...
Forum: support.Apps 24 July 2015, 20:31
Replies: 6
Views: 1,414
Posted By rhester72
Sounds like bad PETSCII<>ASCII conversion. ...

Sounds like bad PETSCII<>ASCII conversion. Wouldn't happen to be a C64 BBS you're dialing into, would it?

Rodney
Forum: Amiga scene 24 July 2015, 17:30
Replies: 236
Views: 15,937
Posted By rhester72
OK, I get you, you're trying to recapture the...

OK, I get you, you're trying to recapture the 'new and exciting' aspect of computing. Unfortunately, I don't think it's going to happen.

To another poster's point, you're talking about an era...
Forum: News 14 July 2015, 21:14
Replies: 48
Views: 7,012
Posted By rhester72
To be perfectly honest, I wasn't going to support...

To be perfectly honest, I wasn't going to support this, still being a bit miffed about him pulling out of the original book deal when he had a few thousand preorders on Amazon over a year ago.
...
Forum: support.Amix 09 July 2015, 22:46
Replies: 287
Views: 74,056
Posted By rhester72
*nods* Just found a reference that says the...

*nods* Just found a reference that says the other three modes are interlaced, assuming that would not work out well for a 'workstation-class' AMIX display card. =) Thanks for the info!

Rodney
Forum: support.FS-UAE 09 July 2015, 20:39
Replies: 67
Views: 22,431
Posted By rhester72
Ditto - I was very much interested in gutting a...

Ditto - I was very much interested in gutting a broken C128 for this, in much the same way (i.e. power-on straight to VICE x128, with DB9s functional), but wasn't 100% confident that the keyboard...
Forum: support.Amix 09 July 2015, 20:37
Replies: 287
Views: 74,056
Posted By rhester72
I haven't tried it in AMIX yet - I found it odd...

I haven't tried it in AMIX yet - I found it odd the res is 1024x768. Wasn't it supposed to be 1024x1024?

Rodney
Forum: Amiga scene 09 July 2015, 17:35
Replies: 35
Views: 2,241
Posted By rhester72
...with an A3640, which rules out AMIX. ...

...with an A3640, which rules out AMIX.

Rodney
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 July 2015, 19:37
Replies: 29
Views: 7,272
Posted By rhester72
*bows humbly before Toni* Thank you very, very...

*bows humbly before Toni* Thank you very, very much for this - I know it was very far down your TODO list, but this is quite a major milestone for rare Commodore-Amiga hardware emulation.

Rodney
Forum: support.Apps 04 July 2015, 19:10
Replies: 12
Views: 1,652
Posted By rhester72
Good to know - were these ever Zoned? (And any...

Good to know - were these ever Zoned? (And any idea why the Install disk was modified or how?)

Rodney
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