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Forum: News Yesterday, 11:18
Replies: 41
Views: 1,492
Posted By modrobert
The game looks great! No copy protection to...

The game looks great!

No copy protection to crack? :confused :cheese
Forum: Amiga scene 16 June 2018, 10:33
Replies: 41
Views: 1,805
Posted By modrobert
Unfortunately HTTPS is broken regarding rogue...

Unfortunately HTTPS is broken regarding rogue cert authorities and having recent standard updates allowing MITM (Man In The Middle), introduced in SNI extension to TLS (openssl) mainly to support...
Forum: Hardware mods 15 June 2018, 06:00
Replies: 49
Views: 1,770
Posted By modrobert
Thanks for doing this Chucky, impressive work. Is...

Thanks for doing this Chucky, impressive work. Is it a four layer board?

BTW: For those interested in populating an empty PCB, are the components still available? Assuming some are hard to find.
Forum: Amiga scene 15 June 2018, 04:28
Replies: 41
Views: 1,805
Posted By modrobert
GDPR is mainly for the corporate side of...

GDPR is mainly for the corporate side of internet, but what protects the user from the government mirrors of internet traffic?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P1JDqNKMaus



I advice against...
Forum: project.EAB 02 June 2018, 14:55
Replies: 163
Views: 7,026
Posted By modrobert
An idea; a vBulletin admin can set the Member...

An idea; a vBulletin admin can set the Member Introductions (http://eab.abime.net/forumdisplay.php?f=104) forum as the only one were new users are allowed to post until a moderator/admin approve the...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 06 February 2018, 06:09
Replies: 12
Views: 3,770
Posted By modrobert
I couldn't find the original image so created a...

I couldn't find the original image so created a few variants, see attached files.

Linux commands used to convert the ASCII text to images (requires ImageMagick).

Black PNG
convert -size...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 December 2017, 03:35
Replies: 17
Views: 877
Posted By modrobert
Sizzling sounds and smoke puffs, getting hungry....

Sizzling sounds and smoke puffs, getting hungry. ;)

I agree with idrougge, open it up and check before ordering parts.
Forum: support.Hardware 05 December 2017, 08:44
Replies: 25
Views: 1,881
Posted By modrobert
Start reading below "Recommended changes for...

Start reading below "Recommended changes for ACA1230/1232 accelerators" which covers all motherboard versions, the info before that are for Apollo cards.

Based on your "illegal instruction" while...
Forum: support.Games 02 December 2017, 21:05
Replies: 46
Views: 3,619
Posted By modrobert
Yes, but the screen is in a bugged state when it...

Yes, but the screen is in a bugged state when it appears, perhaps due to previous crack attempts. The pages/words suggested are out of bounds, beyond the scope of the original manual.
Forum: support.Games 02 December 2017, 21:00
Replies: 46
Views: 3,619
Posted By modrobert
It's a random event, but yes, it happens after...

It's a random event, but yes, it happens after while using the latest save there.

This is the reason I wouldn't recommend debugging it live (as I tried), probably better to ReSource it and get a...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 December 2017, 19:57
Replies: 8
Views: 1,351
Posted By modrobert
Trapdoor interface with akiko and 68030 socket...

Trapdoor interface with akiko and 68030 socket doubling as accelerator, it supported CD32 games on A1200, or at least its intended goal, not sure if they reached that far.
...
Forum: project.EAB 02 December 2017, 18:26
Replies: 44
Views: 2,695
Posted By modrobert
After security researching chromium (chrome) for...

After security researching chromium (chrome) for a while I know exactly why it might be a good idea to use an older browser in general, but perhaps we are going off topic.
Forum: support.Games 02 December 2017, 15:51
Replies: 46
Views: 3,619
Posted By modrobert
That would be great. :great The CD32 version...

That would be great. :great

The CD32 version runs slow with accelerators on A1200 for some reason, so the newer more updated OCS/ECS version is what you would use, more info in this thread.
...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 December 2017, 15:31
Replies: 8
Views: 1,351
Posted By modrobert
Commodore Amiga CD1200 - Rare Amiga Prototype (Oddware)

Source: Dan Wood - kookytech.net

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qYq_F5-fAaw
Forum: support.Hardware 01 December 2017, 21:21
Replies: 25
Views: 1,881
Posted By modrobert
d3cka2d3pwood, Try Mad Professor Mariarti...

d3cka2d3pwood,

Try Mad Professor Mariarti (http://hol.abime.net/2373), it's one of the games known to stress the CPU/BUS regarding timing issues. After I did the timing fixes on my A1200...
Forum: support.Games 01 December 2017, 18:34
Replies: 46
Views: 3,619
Posted By modrobert
I guess you can't count this as a glitch, but it...

I guess you can't count this as a glitch, but it is annoying. ;)

Frontier: Elite II (ECS/OCS) (http://hol.abime.net/629)

"Hi! I'm PoliceOfficer..." screen when playing copy.

I tried three...
Forum: Coders. Language 22 November 2017, 17:50
Replies: 47
Views: 5,135
Posted By modrobert
Thinking of ancient Unix variants and their...

Thinking of ancient Unix variants and their shells; the %$AMIDOS part is probably an environment variable, maybe it's supposed to point to sys:c on Amiga? Just a thought...
Forum: Coders. General 18 November 2017, 18:52
Replies: 181
Views: 14,745
Posted By modrobert
I'm trying hard not to disagree with anyone this...

I'm trying hard not to disagree with anyone this time (famous last words). ;)

Regarding developing the original Metal Slug for Neo Geo, to me it looks like drawing the graphics was where most of...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 November 2017, 04:54
Replies: 19
Views: 983
Posted By modrobert
Good point, looks like password encryption was...

Good point, looks like password encryption was added to smbfs back in 2000.

https://sourceforge.net/projects/amiga-smbfs/files/amiga-smbfs/smbfs%201.102/
Forum: support.Hardware 16 November 2017, 05:11
Replies: 19
Views: 983
Posted By modrobert
No, older WPA is affected, as well as...

No, older WPA is affected, as well as "enterprise".

For instance, the attack works against personal and enterprise Wi-Fi networks, against the older WPA and the latest WPA2 standard, and even ...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 November 2017, 18:47
Replies: 19
Views: 983
Posted By modrobert
Yes, an attacker can inject packets but only in...

Yes, an attacker can inject packets but only in the session between the vulnerable client and the router, not with other patched clients on the same WiFi network.



Yes, but those tools works...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 November 2017, 18:07
Replies: 19
Views: 983
Posted By modrobert
Nope. It's a replay attack during the handshake...

Nope. It's a replay attack during the handshake on all WPA2 enabled devices. You have to update drivers/firmware for every single device. If a device is too old to receive an update, it (and your...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 November 2017, 13:14
Replies: 738
Views: 107,011
Posted By modrobert
Jens and Individual Computers can be trusted,...

Jens and Individual Computers can be trusted, just wait a bit longer, he is probably busy. I haven't always agreed with his product design choices, but have never doubted his reputation running an...
Forum: project.EAB 15 November 2017, 11:02
Replies: 65
Views: 4,000
Posted By modrobert
Is it such a big deal using a standard browser on...

Is it such a big deal using a standard browser on a mobile device these days?

Back in the day when phones had 84x48 pixel LCD displays I could understand the need for separate standards (eg. WAP)...
Forum: project.EAB 14 November 2017, 10:01
Replies: 44
Views: 2,695
Posted By modrobert
I agree about this, and it's such a bullshit...

I agree about this, and it's such a bullshit warning plaguing the web.

Since the dawn of internet the cookie warning has been an optional setting in the browser where it belongs, it makes no sense...
Forum: Coders. General 14 November 2017, 09:09
Replies: 181
Views: 14,745
Posted By modrobert
That looks great, impressive work with the...

That looks great, impressive work with the colors.

I remember reading somewhere that AGA (A1200) also introduced some improvement regarding hardware sprites (can't find the info atm). Still,...
Forum: project.EAB 14 November 2017, 08:46
Replies: 65
Views: 4,000
Posted By modrobert
Sure, the signatures can be annoying, but that's...

Sure, the signatures can be annoying, but that's not the worst part. Tapatalk exposes any forum integrated with it to additional security flaws (as if there weren't enough of those already).
...
Forum: Amiga scene 11 November 2017, 09:04
Replies: 738
Views: 107,011
Posted By modrobert
If the pins have no support and are loose I'm...

If the pins have no support and are loose I'm guessing they aren't soldered to the board properly. Check the bottom side of the board, specifically the solder points of the connectors.

EDIT:
...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 11 November 2017, 08:29
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
You can change the FileZilla setting "File exists...

You can change the FileZilla setting "File exists action" for "Downloads:" and set it to "Overwrite if size differs" instead, the setting is here:

Edit->Settings...->Transfers->File Exists...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 08 November 2017, 14:58
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
Yes, I tried with 'John' as well, which is a...

Yes, I tried with 'John' as well, which is a valid user, and it failed.

The reason is that vBulletin doesn't put exact matches first in the results which is a bit odd, perhaps a bug.

You can...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 03 November 2017, 10:30
Replies: 17
Views: 1,775
Posted By modrobert
Love the game, great fun. Got that "space taxi"...

Love the game, great fun. Got that "space taxi" feel to it, and a bit of "fort apocalypse". :great

I'm still struggling with level 3, but finally realized how to get through now.

Tips:

*...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 01 November 2017, 10:08
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
I have updated the previous release post with...

I have updated the previous release post with eab_post_count.py v1.12.

eab_post_count.py v1.12 by modrobert in 2017
Function: Returns the number of posts for a given EAB forum user.
Syntax :...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 31 October 2017, 16:03
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
Maybe you can encode it? For example, if '_'...

Maybe you can encode it? For example, if '_' (underscore) character is allowed then use that instead of ' ' (space).

EDIT:

I don't know what programming language you are using, but perhaps you...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 31 October 2017, 14:55
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
Hehe, yes, I think that's it. Jokes aside, pretty...

Hehe, yes, I think that's it. Jokes aside, pretty close call.

The colour screws it up it seems, for example "<font color="#00744C">Toni Wilen</font>". Just have to strip that font tag when found,...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 31 October 2017, 00:28
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
I can't do that without several page loads...

I can't do that without several page loads because vBulletin always return "Sorry - no matches. Please try some different terms." regardless if the user is missing or when the 'lastpostafter'...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 20:54
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
New release. Requires Python 2.x (forgot to...

New release. Requires Python 2.x (forgot to mention that previously).

eab_post_count.py v1.15 by modrobert in 2017
Function: Returns the number of posts for a given EAB forum user.
Syntax :...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 14:40
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
OK, edited my previous "release post" with new...

OK, edited my previous "release post" with new eab_post_count.py v1.0.

Changelog:

* Fixed bug with "more than one user", now compares given user name with output from EAB forum (thanks Turran)....
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 13:45
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
No thanks, considering some of the crap posted in...

No thanks, considering some of the crap posted in this thread so far, a bit of code can't hurt. Almost done.
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 12:55
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
Yes, but my previous Bourne shell example adds...

Yes, but my previous Bourne shell example adds the functionality you want by testing the result/exit code (-ne 0 / != 0) of eab_post_count.py. Here's the example again.

#!/bin/sh
USER="Turran"...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 30 October 2017, 12:29
Replies: 2,071
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 665,259
Posted By modrobert
No, it will report "User not found" and "exit 1",...

No, it will report "User not found" and "exit 1", same as if the name was incorrect, in my previous edited post.

If user "Turbo" gives more than one hit he is not a valid EAB forum user, or he...
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