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Forum: News 17 September 2018, 13:49
Replies: 226
Views: 34,924
Posted By Minuous
@kolla: Most likely, if there are any...

@kolla:

Most likely, if there are any components of OS3.1.4 that are really better, and the user has OS3.1.4 installation media on hand, BB3&4 installer will offer to install those components...
Forum: News 14 September 2018, 15:21
Replies: 226
Views: 34,924
Posted By Minuous
@Jope: I don't believe it is intended to be...

@Jope:

I don't believe it is intended to be a replacement for OS3.9. AFAICT it is intended for users of systems stuck on OS3.1 due to lack of a 68020 etc. Hence the low version number.
Forum: News 13 September 2018, 21:18
Replies: 226
Views: 34,924
Posted By Minuous
https://www.vesalia.de/e_os39.htm and elsewhere.

https://www.vesalia.de/e_os39.htm and elsewhere.
Forum: News 31 August 2018, 21:14
Replies: 55
Views: 7,684
Posted By Minuous
Magic Forest 2 is cool, if you could track down...

Magic Forest 2 is cool, if you could track down Magic Forest 3 (Wilbert's Winter Wonderland) it would be even better!
Forum: request.Demos 25 August 2018, 22:05
Replies: 19
Views: 2,737
Posted By Minuous
I have uploaded a disk I made of good cracktros...

I have uploaded a disk I made of good cracktros to the Zone; the banana demo is one of them. Suggested config for using this disk: A500, 512K chip RAM, no fast RAM, KS1.2, 100% disk speed.
Forum: Amiga scene 23 August 2018, 15:21
Replies: 112
Views: 5,717
Posted By Minuous
It is mind-blowing that so many users are still...

It is mind-blowing that so many users are still on OS3.1 when the much superior OS3.9 and OS4 have been around for nearly 20 years now. :(
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 August 2018, 14:13
Replies: 29
Views: 783
Posted By Minuous
Virus.

Virus.
Forum: project.EAB File Server 20 August 2018, 02:05
Replies: 78
Views: 17,717
Posted By Minuous
I'm not sure why a slave exists for Worm Wars,...

I'm not sure why a slave exists for Worm Wars, the game has no known compatibility issues that would require use of WHDLoad.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 August 2018, 06:43
Replies: 58
Views: 5,218
Posted By Minuous
How about Citadel of Vras? Nice...

How about Citadel of Vras? Nice review/playthrough of it happening here at the moment: https://crpgaddict.blogspot.com
Forum: News 14 August 2018, 02:19
Replies: 9
Views: 1,797
Posted By Minuous
A "minimalistic" installer that weighs in at...

A "minimalistic" installer that weighs in at 823Mb!?

I think I'll pass...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 11 August 2018, 05:00
Replies: 58
Views: 11,934
Posted By Minuous
@Ginger_DeNiro: You could use MCE to edit...

@Ginger_DeNiro:

You could use MCE to edit your EOB2 party to correspond with your EOB1 one.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 August 2018, 06:43
Replies: 20
Views: 1,046
Posted By Minuous
I never felt conned about that game in the first...

I never felt conned about that game in the first place. I do agree the music is very disappointing, but apart from that it's a very good game, just a few gameplay issues which have since been fixed...
Forum: support.Games 05 August 2018, 17:44
Replies: 1
Views: 1,120
Posted By Minuous
The passwords are MIDNIGHT and PROWESS. A...

The passwords are MIDNIGHT and PROWESS.

A saved game editor for it is at http://amigan.1emu.net/releases/#mce
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 28 July 2018, 12:11
Replies: 10
Views: 3,020
Posted By Minuous
Hmm, mega.nz is claiming "multiple violations of...

Hmm, mega.nz is claiming "multiple violations of the Terms of Service", WTF!? It is 100% freeware.
Forum: Amiga scene 28 July 2018, 02:22
Replies: 25
Views: 1,465
Posted By Minuous
It doesn't sound very plausible so I'm inclined...

It doesn't sound very plausible so I'm inclined to disbelieve it. The definitive answer would be found in Commodore's (and IBM's) business records, if they still exist. Or an ex-employee could be...
Forum: Amiga scene 27 July 2018, 23:29
Replies: 25
Views: 1,465
Posted By Minuous
@Gorf: Yes, Windows has the same flaw too,...

@Gorf:

Yes, Windows has the same flaw too, except that in recent versions there is a separate queue for each process. Still a bad design though.
Forum: Amiga scene 26 July 2018, 12:44
Replies: 30
Views: 2,594
Posted By Minuous
Worm Wars 9.11 has been released, lots of small...

Worm Wars 9.11 has been released, lots of small fixes...

The main site is having problems so it has been uploaded to http://amigan.yatho.com/#releases
Forum: support.WinUAE 26 July 2018, 01:32
Replies: 3
Views: 372
Posted By Minuous
It's strange, I'm not sure why the title bar is...

It's strange, I'm not sure why the title bar is not localized when the rest of the program is.

According to Google Translate ( https://translate.google.com/#fi/en/V%C3%A4lj%20Arabuusimiehet ), it...
Forum: Amiga scene 25 July 2018, 06:26
Replies: 25
Views: 1,465
Posted By Minuous
REXX being available for Amiga and OS/2 is what I...

REXX being available for Amiga and OS/2 is what I was referring to.
Forum: Amiga scene 25 July 2018, 00:41
Replies: 25
Views: 1,465
Posted By Minuous
This was well known by the late 1980s.

This was well known by the late 1980s.
Forum: Coders. System 19 July 2018, 01:06
Replies: 2,669
Views: 343,062
Posted By Minuous
@kolla,hexaae,gulliver: Rewriting RAWBInfo...

@kolla,hexaae,gulliver:

Rewriting RAWBInfo to use some other GUI wouldn't help (and frankly would be a retrogressive step), as the bugs are nothing to do with ReAction.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 July 2018, 14:58
Replies: 16
Views: 520
Posted By Minuous
They are both good; each has its own strengths,...

They are both good; each has its own strengths, which is why I play both... :-)

IK has more variety of backgrounds.
IK+ has 3-player support and better bonus rounds.
Each has different moves and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 July 2018, 12:28
Replies: 19
Views: 868
Posted By Minuous
If you mean having the option to be either good...

If you mean having the option to be either good or bad, Archon allowed it in 1983, but there are probably many others from earlier than that.
Forum: News 16 July 2018, 22:12
Replies: 12
Views: 2,825
Posted By Minuous
According to here...

According to here https://morph.zone/modules/newbb_plus/viewtopic.php?topic_id=5774&forum=9&start=75 QEMU 3.0.0 was not tested properly on Windows before being released and has bugs. Oh well, maybe...
Forum: News 16 July 2018, 16:49
Replies: 12
Views: 2,825
Posted By Minuous
Has anyone had any luck yet emulating MorphOS via...

Has anyone had any luck yet emulating MorphOS via QEmu?

I followed the instructions here: http://zero.eik.bme.hu/~balaton/qemu/amiga/#morphos

but the guest screen (sm501) always just says...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 05 July 2018, 07:00
Replies: 14
Views: 1,256
Posted By Minuous
Our local one suddenly disbanded and gave all its...

Our local one suddenly disbanded and gave all its money and assets to the local Apple Users Group (!), I was not impressed...Surely they could have given it to somewhere that was not a direct...
Forum: support.Apps 30 June 2018, 05:12
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By Minuous
Yes, that is the latest available version AFAIK.

Yes, that is the latest available version AFAIK.
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 28 June 2018, 06:45
Replies: 164
Views: 8,992
Posted By Minuous
Well, that matter is currently before the courts....

Well, that matter is currently before the courts. (From my readings of the various legal documents it seems Hyperion have a much stronger case.) I'm not saying there is no copyright on those - of...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 19 June 2018, 01:20
Replies: 7
Views: 634
Posted By Minuous
@Solderbro: What is your basis for thinking...

@Solderbro:

What is your basis for thinking it was an OCS version? What model of Amiga were you running it on?
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 15 June 2018, 10:38
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Minuous
OK, as promised I have added support to MCE 10.32...

OK, as promised I have added support to MCE 10.32 for editing BT2 (& 1) items files: specifically, Garth's inventory, bank account balances and party location; including reset to defaults function...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 11 June 2018, 00:46
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Minuous
I've uploaded a vanilla items file to the Zone,...

I've uploaded a vanilla items file to the Zone, just unlha it and copy to your character disk.

I will add support for editing of these items files to the next version of the Multi-game Character...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 June 2018, 23:36
Replies: 106
Views: 4,377
Posted By Minuous
@plasma: >Amiga OS is what Commodore gave...

@plasma:

>Amiga OS is what Commodore gave us.

I don't see what's so special about Commodore. That's like saying an Escom A1200 is not a real Amiga, only the Commodore ones are.

>Everything...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 June 2018, 21:59
Replies: 106
Views: 4,377
Posted By Minuous
They would be better getting it compatible with...

They would be better getting it compatible with AmigaOS first, shouldn't try to run before they can walk. Given that the most AROS software is just ports, I can't see any benefit to adding...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 June 2018, 21:30
Replies: 106
Views: 4,377
Posted By Minuous
>AROS is way past OS3.9 levels of functionality ...

>AROS is way past OS3.9 levels of functionality

No, it isn't. In fact according to their own page http://www.aros.org/introduction/status/everything.php the OS3.1 implementation is only 82%...
Forum: support.Apps 04 June 2018, 00:10
Replies: 506
Views: 91,144
Posted By Minuous
It's probably necessary to hold down the Alt key.

It's probably necessary to hold down the Alt key.
Forum: support.Apps 03 June 2018, 23:09
Replies: 506
Views: 91,144
Posted By Minuous
Between equals (=) and backspace normally; it...

Between equals (=) and backspace normally; it depends what keymap you are using.
Forum: support.Amiga Forever 03 June 2018, 11:29
Replies: 52
Views: 6,617
Posted By Minuous
>Or maybe those entities were not interested in...

>Or maybe those entities were not interested in licensing their work yet again, as they might for example have moved on to OS4 and are now under contract with Hyperion.

Even assuming that it had...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 01 June 2018, 02:47
Replies: 77
Views: 5,880
Posted By Minuous
Yep, looks good...

Yep, looks good...
Forum: Amiga scene 30 May 2018, 03:34
Replies: 106
Views: 4,377
Posted By Minuous
>I think in the last part he is just suggesting...

>I think in the last part he is just suggesting to pick Aros because given it's open there is the hope that at some point in the future it will improve? But I may be wrong :)

Well, hopefully...
Forum: Amiga scene 30 May 2018, 03:14
Replies: 106
Views: 4,377
Posted By Minuous
@gulliver: If I understand you, you are...

@gulliver:

If I understand you, you are suggesting that Amiga application developers abstain from making use of any of the improvements in OS3.5/3.9/4.0/4.1/MOS/AROS?

That doesn't seem very...
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