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Forum: support.WinUAE 23 April 2018, 19:03
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By thomas
There is a virtual mouse driver option on the...

There is a virtual mouse driver option on the gameports panel which should do what you ask for.
Forum: support.Hardware 21 April 2018, 17:29
Replies: 13
Views: 350
Posted By thomas
In any case they follow specs which are much...

In any case they follow specs which are much newer than those of the Amiga device drivers. This requires you to implement some workarounds. Most important is to set MaxTransfer for each partition to...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 April 2018, 18:49
Replies: 21
Views: 291
Posted By thomas
Just do a quick format on the Amiga and see if...

Just do a quick format on the Amiga and see if the Mac can access it.
Forum: support.Other 14 April 2018, 17:28
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By thomas
You would have to rewrite more components than...

You would have to rewrite more components than just screenmode prefs. Currently there is no software which supports or even considers WB in HAM mode. At least graphics.library knows that a HAM...
Forum: support.Apps 14 April 2018, 17:04
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By thomas
FFS from the OS4 classic CD supports long file...

FFS from the OS4 classic CD supports long file names, too.
Forum: support.Other 12 April 2018, 19:47
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By thomas
http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=468004&postcou...

http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=468004&postcount=14

It's only a proof of concept yet, though.
Forum: support.WinUAE 10 April 2018, 09:53
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By thomas
Do not install to the Install disk! Do not select...

Do not install to the Install disk! Do not select Novice user, select Advanced or Expert, then select the CF card as destination.

Also make sure that the boot partition on the CF card is indeed...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 08 April 2018, 15:21
Replies: 1
Views: 167
Posted By thomas
Without any more details I would guess that you...

Without any more details I would guess that you forgot to install the file system into the partition table (RDB) of the HDF.
Forum: support.Hardware 06 April 2018, 19:30
Replies: 41
Views: 7,150
Posted By thomas
If you want to boot using Akira's floppy disk,...

If you want to boot using Akira's floppy disk, the CF card must be formatted as FAT.

In WinUAE just click on "Add directory" and choose the CF card's drive letter. Do not create or select a...
Forum: project.Green Amiga Alien GUIDES 28 March 2018, 08:21
Replies: 2
Views: 171
Posted By thomas
AFAIK nothing has changed in the way hardfiles...

AFAIK nothing has changed in the way hardfiles are created. There were only a lot of options added to the settings window.

When you click on Add Hardfile, the Hardfile Settings window opens. This...
Forum: Coders. System 25 March 2018, 17:54
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By thomas
#include <proto/exec.h> #include <proto/dos.h> ...

#include <proto/exec.h>
#include <proto/dos.h>

#include <dos/filehandler.h>

#include <string.h>



/* copy a BCPL string to a C string */
Forum: support.Other 25 March 2018, 01:32
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By thomas
You don't want the DiskCopy program. It will copy...

You don't want the DiskCopy program. It will copy a floppy to another one track by track, not looking at the files.

What you want is to copy the files from floppy to harddrive.

There are two...
Forum: support.Apps 17 March 2018, 10:04
Replies: 10
Views: 414
Posted By thomas
Is the EIDE driver installed reset-proof or do...

Is the EIDE driver installed reset-proof or do you need to run it after every reboot?

If it is reset-proof you should switch off the computer for each reboot, so that you know exactly when it gets...
Forum: support.Apps 17 March 2018, 07:29
Replies: 10
Views: 414
Posted By thomas
How do you access the CD drive (for example to...

How do you access the CD drive (for example to install OS 3.9) before you install the EIDE'99 software?

With the latest version of the OS you should use the latest version of the EIDE software,...
Forum: Coders. General 16 March 2018, 08:36
Replies: 7
Views: 573
Posted By thomas
Yes. No. When you do a low...

Yes.




No.

When you do a low level format of a floppy disk (a.k.a. 'full format' or simply 'format'), the formatting program first formats *every* track, not only unused. During format it...
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 March 2018, 08:21
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By thomas
Just make proper mount lists with the file...

Just make proper mount lists with the file systems in L: and a FileSystem= entry in the mount lists.
Forum: support.WinUAE 13 March 2018, 21:32
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By thomas
What do you mean by "When I try to mount any of...

What do you mean by "When I try to mount any of the FFS partitions"?

Why aren't they mounted automatically and how do you (manually?) mount them (or try to)?

Switching from scsi.device to...
Forum: support.Apps 12 March 2018, 08:21
Replies: 31
Views: 1,195
Posted By thomas
The opposite is true. The boot partition gains...

The opposite is true. The boot partition gains most from SFS or PFS. With PFS the boot process feels like three times faster than with FFS, especially on slow machines.

And of course the boot...
Forum: support.Apps 11 March 2018, 22:34
Replies: 31
Views: 1,195
Posted By thomas
FFS is still the best regaring data safety and...

FFS is still the best regaring data safety and recoverability.

PFS is the best regarding speed and continuousness.

SFS is somewhere in between.

The biggest disadvantage of PFS is that it...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 11 March 2018, 21:31
Replies: 9
Views: 407
Posted By thomas
Make absolutely sure that serial settings are...

Make absolutely sure that serial settings are exactly equal on both ends.
Reduce BAUD rate.
Use hardware handshaking a.k.a. RTS/CTS (make sure that your cable supports this).
Use the other...
Forum: support.Apps 11 March 2018, 17:44
Replies: 24
Views: 526
Posted By thomas
Nobody said that you can't name them the same....

Nobody said that you can't name them the same. It's just confusing.

Also you can still change them later.




Only if you used DH0 instead of SYSTEM in your scripts and config files.
Forum: support.Apps 11 March 2018, 15:47
Replies: 24
Views: 526
Posted By thomas
You *can* give all the same name, but it is...

You *can* give all the same name, but it is confusing, not only for you but also for AmigaDOS.

For the drive type you should keep the name you got from Read Configuration. It does not matter...
Forum: support.Apps 11 March 2018, 10:43
Replies: 16
Views: 356
Posted By thomas
The RDB mode is only saved in the WinUAE config,...

The RDB mode is only saved in the WinUAE config, not in the HDF itself. You can just remove the HDF and add it again to deactivate RDB mode. Or load the config file again.

Only if you run...
Forum: support.Other 07 March 2018, 23:00
Replies: 30
Views: 4,152
Posted By thomas
Was already done, just not yet uploaded. Try...

Was already done, just not yet uploaded.

Try again :)
Forum: support.OtherUAE 07 March 2018, 22:06
Replies: 7
Views: 355
Posted By thomas
It's just wording, isn't it? The complete...

It's just wording, isn't it?

The complete name of such files is hard disk image file.

To make it shorter you could use any of

hard disk image
hard disk file
disk image file
disk image
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 March 2018, 21:35
Replies: 1
Views: 214
Posted By thomas
CDTV SCSI does not stay enabled

Select CDTV + Floppy from the quickstart menu, go to Expansions, select CDTV SCSI (from builtin expansions or SCSI controllers, does not matter, happens for both) and tick Enabled. Go to Hardware...
Forum: support.Other 01 March 2018, 07:40
Replies: 8
Views: 312
Posted By thomas
There havn't been many new viruses recently. ...

There havn't been many new viruses recently.

Look there and get the latest xvs.library:

http://www.vht-dk.dk/
Forum: News 28 February 2018, 21:59
Replies: 279
Views: 19,760
Posted By thomas
The IDEfix package contains a KillDev program...

The IDEfix package contains a KillDev program which can unmount CD drives mounted with CacheCDFS.

If you can get rid of a PFS partition with this program I would assume it works.
Forum: support.Other 28 February 2018, 21:56
Replies: 8
Views: 312
Posted By thomas
You should check for viruses. If command...

You should check for viruses.

If command files get corrupted on disk, they won't load any more. you would only get a message "file is not executable" or "checksum errors in disk block xy".

Your...
Forum: support.WinUAE 24 February 2018, 12:43
Replies: 14
Views: 496
Posted By thomas
I used this word to name the place which is one...

I used this word to name the place which is one step away from "best compatibility" towards "low compatibility". That's where the slider is by default.
Forum: support.WinUAE 24 February 2018, 11:44
Replies: 14
Views: 496
Posted By thomas
Floppy speed is reset to 100% if you select A500...

Floppy speed is reset to 100% if you select A500 quickstart with high compatibility.
Forum: support.Other 18 February 2018, 17:01
Replies: 30
Views: 4,152
Posted By thomas
Seems like you downloaded too early or you got it...

Seems like you downloaded too early or you got it from your cache. The new version should be 1.26 and it as an expansion board section on the first page.
Forum: support.Other 18 February 2018, 16:16
Replies: 30
Views: 4,152
Posted By thomas
Please attach the report here.

Please attach the report here.
Forum: News 18 February 2018, 16:08
Replies: 279
Views: 19,760
Posted By thomas
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: News 18 February 2018, 14:12
Replies: 279
Views: 19,760
Posted By thomas
Could you please change the version string to...

Could you please change the version string to indicate aio somewhere?
Forum: support.Other 18 February 2018, 14:10
Replies: 30
Views: 4,152
Posted By thomas
It's a misreport. Please download again, should...

It's a misreport. Please download again, should be fixed now.
Forum: support.Other 18 February 2018, 12:42
Replies: 30
Views: 4,152
Posted By thomas
Please use this instead:...

Please use this instead: http://thomas-rapp.homepage.t-online.de/downloads/hddreport.lha
Forum: support.Hardware 17 February 2018, 19:36
Replies: 7
Views: 199
Posted By thomas
This cannot be. The prefs program runs on the...

This cannot be. The prefs program runs on the Workbench screen, it uses the same colors as Workbench. If you change colors in prefs, then Workbench colors change, too, immediately.

Maybe...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 February 2018, 18:22
Replies: 7
Views: 199
Posted By thomas
Which prefs do you mean? Palette? What about...

Which prefs do you mean? Palette? What about WBPattern?
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 February 2018, 14:52
Replies: 1
Views: 258
Posted By thomas
IDE units 2 and 3 are lost

WinUAE 3.5 does not allow so select IDE units 2 or 3. Only 1 and 2 are selectable.

However, if you select SCSI unit 2 and then change it to IDE, it keeps the 2 as unit.
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