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Forum: News Yesterday, 16:28
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Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 02 July 2018, 20:11
Replies: 21
Views: 1,130
Posted By kaffer
You might want to read the other recent top...

You might want to read the other recent top thread in this section and decide if this is worth your time.
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 02 July 2018, 08:57
Replies: 21
Views: 1,130
Posted By kaffer
What's your aim? To analyse/convert the dumps...

What's your aim? To analyse/convert the dumps yourself? Or to send them to SPS and hope they respond?
Forum: News 02 July 2018, 08:26
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
The OS assumes a DD drive by default, but will...

The OS assumes a DD drive by default, but will respect the HD ID if it sees it. It checks every time a disk is inserted.
Forum: News 25 June 2018, 18:16
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Even though it's insanely easy via update file on...

Even though it's insanely easy via update file on USB stick? </advert> ;)

https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/wiki/Firmware-Update
Forum: News 25 June 2018, 16:36
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
That will just work, Amigas don't have built-in...

That will just work, Amigas don't have built-in ID circuitry for DF0, as the OS by default assumes a double-density DF0 drive is present. Hence FlashFloppy's ID generation for HD images will simply...
Forum: News 25 June 2018, 13:24
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
voyager, Jope: You are correct of course, an...

voyager, Jope: You are correct of course, an ordinary Amiga drive enclosure will always emit the Amiga-DD ID sequence and that overrides he Amiga-HD sequence. Hence HD disks get identified as DD and...
Forum: News 20 June 2018, 19:08
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
HD ADF: My own light testing was on an A500 with...

HD ADF: My own light testing was on an A500 with Kick 3.1. It seemed to reliably detect HD vs DD disks and that is the main battle. Feel free to raise an issue ticket on Github. If you do so please...
Forum: News 12 June 2018, 12:47
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
New release v0.9.21a with HxC-Compat-Mode...

New release v0.9.21a with HxC-Compat-Mode Improvements
https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/wiki/Downloads

* HxC-Compat File Selectors:
---- New font on Amiga and Atari ST
---- Faster...
Forum: News 12 June 2018, 12:44
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
It may well be fixable, check the soldering, it...

It may well be fixable, check the soldering, it can occasionally be a bit wonky.
Forum: News 12 June 2018, 08:55
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
My OLED-modded Gotek happens to be SFRC922C,...

My OLED-modded Gotek happens to be SFRC922C, they're the ones with a 5+2 pin programming header. So it does work, and SFRC922C has been around a long time with no other complaints regarding the...
Forum: News 11 June 2018, 16:49
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Perhaps you just have a broken Gotek? :) Or extra...

Perhaps you just have a broken Gotek? :) Or extra jumpers that shouldn't be there? (Check no extra jumpers at rear of Gotek)

Why do you think it is "Rev C"? Also try tracing the rotary header pins...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 30 May 2018, 09:05
Replies: 95
Views: 25,931
Posted By kaffer
Now fixed.

Now fixed.
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 26 May 2018, 21:05
Replies: 95
Views: 25,931
Posted By kaffer
It's a harmless idiom. Looks like need a...

It's a harmless idiom. Looks like need a cc-option-add line in Rules.mk to disable this new warning. I might have to install GCC8 and fix this I guess, unless someone wants to make a patch and issue...
Forum: News 26 May 2018, 16:58
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Native IPF is very much a stretch goal. Right now...

Native IPF is very much a stretch goal. Right now you can convert to HFEv3, which is supported.
Forum: News 01 May 2018, 21:10
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
New release v0.9.19a with Amiga HD Support ...

New release v0.9.19a with Amiga HD Support
https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/wiki/Downloads

* Amiga: Support high-density disk images
--- ADF: 1760kB images
--- Generate HD-ID pattern on...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 03 April 2018, 11:23
Replies: 95
Views: 25,931
Posted By kaffer
By the way, the SPS library is only used for...

By the way, the SPS library is only used for reading IPFs, as it does not support creating new IPFs. Hence that feature is implemented wholly within the analyser library with no external library...
Forum: News 01 April 2018, 11:26
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Been busy stomping bugs and filling out support...

Been busy stomping bugs and filling out support for various sector-image formats requested by users. But EDSK support *will* be improved.
Forum: News 18 March 2018, 10:39
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Only true if connected wrong way round at the...

Only true if connected wrong way round at the motherboard. Which it is on some but not all Amigas. If the green LED is permanently lit then this is usually the problem.

The other gotcha is to make...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 March 2018, 09:30
Replies: 37
Views: 1,881
Posted By kaffer
What I mean is that you are encouraging...

What I mean is that you are encouraging interoperability with HxC tools by publishing the documents, else why on earth would you bother to produce and publish them? But either way, documented or not,...
Forum: News 15 March 2018, 15:18
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
There are some existing designs... 500:...

There are some existing designs...

500: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2745049/#files

1200: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2701629
Forum: News 15 March 2018, 08:35
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
The defaults are absolutely tuned for OLED. The...

The defaults are absolutely tuned for OLED. The fast scroll during navigation will certainly be unreadable on LCD -- too blurry.

The behaviour of scroll during navigation was tuned up by me during...
Forum: News 14 March 2018, 18:28
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
That was deliberate, to allow you to see for...

That was deliberate, to allow you to see for example the disk numbers across a set of TOSEC-named image files, without needing to wait for the scroll to come round on each one.

It *could* be...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 March 2018, 18:02
Replies: 37
Views: 1,881
Posted By kaffer
Why would I when there is perfectly good open...

Why would I when there is perfectly good open source software out there to do those jobs. As many have said to you in the past, that is how open source is supposed to work.

That said maybe I will...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 March 2018, 15:50
Replies: 37
Views: 1,881
Posted By kaffer
To clarify, FlashFloppy is not a fork of HxC, it...

To clarify, FlashFloppy is not a fork of HxC, it is a from-scratch implementation, using some third-party libraries for obvious stuff like FatFS and USB.

How could FlashFloppy fork HxC, when the...
Forum: News 10 March 2018, 06:38
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Yes I believe Mirage can support a DS drive, it...

Yes I believe Mirage can support a DS drive, it just didn't ship with one. Anyway I'm highly confident FF will work with your synths out of the box or else with very minor patching for IMG file...
Forum: News 09 March 2018, 21:52
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Please message/email me to get it working with...

Please message/email me to get it working with IMG files. I believe the Mirage will have single-sided disk images (400kB IMG files).

May also need to work out the correct hardware setup as the...
Forum: News 09 March 2018, 15:33
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
New release v0.9.15a ...

New release v0.9.15a
https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/wiki/Downloads

* UI: Fix subfolder navigation when returning to parent folder (#66)

* OLED: Auto-detect OLED displays at I2C address...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 01 March 2018, 10:39
Replies: 95
Views: 25,931
Posted By kaffer
Pleased to hear it is still in use. I am unlikely...

Pleased to hear it is still in use. I am unlikely to add major features in the near future while I concentrate on the FlashFloppy Gotek firmware.

For emulators the best format is IPF, already...
Forum: News 27 February 2018, 17:00
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
New release v0.9.12a ...

New release v0.9.12a
https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/wiki/Downloads

* LCD/OLED: Long filenames scroll during navigation

* LCD/OLED: Make filename scrolling more configurable
---...
Forum: News 27 February 2018, 16:10
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/issues/60 ...

https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/issues/60

In short, yes, but won't be fixed immediately so limit files per folder for now.
Forum: support.Games 27 February 2018, 15:37
Replies: 77
Views: 6,847
Posted By kaffer
This precise Amiga timing had passed me by...

This precise Amiga timing had passed me by completely.

Now confirmed on the logic analyser and, notwithstanding whether it is sensible for a trackloader to depend on it, it makes sense to lengthen...
Forum: support.Games 27 February 2018, 13:07
Replies: 77
Views: 6,847
Posted By kaffer
You need to allow for motor variations, eg Teac...

You need to allow for motor variations, eg Teac 235HF allows up to +/- 2%. Even assuming standard length 101,340 bitcells it would therefore be sane to allow a min track length of just over 99,000...
Forum: support.Games 27 February 2018, 12:10
Replies: 77
Views: 6,847
Posted By kaffer
I debugged this for FlashFloppy and the bug is in...

I debugged this for FlashFloppy and the bug is in Ziriax track loader.

For efficient sector scanning it skips 300*2 MFM bytes at the track gap. However this assumes the track is at least (544*11 +...
Forum: News 23 February 2018, 20:28
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Thanks for confirming.

Thanks for confirming.
Forum: News 23 February 2018, 15:51
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
I'm not familiar with DF0:Uninitialized, I...

I'm not familiar with DF0:Uninitialized, I usually see messages such as DF0:BAD and DF0:NDOS.... perhaps this is Kickstart/WB dependent?

Is the Kickstart/WB setup under WinUAE *the same* as your...
Forum: News 23 February 2018, 15:48
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Thanks, the source code link is helpful,...

Thanks, the source code link is helpful, especially for the 4-byte data area it clarifies what each byte is supposed to mean, especially the first one!

Anyway, only way this one will get fixed is...
Forum: News 23 February 2018, 12:43
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/issues/58

https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/issues/58
Forum: News 22 February 2018, 22:02
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
Cheers, this is the Ziriax 100% in the Zone? I...

Cheers, this is the Ziriax 100% in the Zone? I will test it when I next get a chance (next week).
Forum: News 22 February 2018, 17:31
Replies: 894
Views: 102,938
Posted By kaffer
You need to use a FAT sorter to sort the FAT...

You need to use a FAT sorter to sort the FAT directory alphabetically. Google it: there are lots to choose from.

By the way, I also recommend getting an I2C/IIC 128x32 OLED screen. They are much...
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