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Forum: request.Apps 12 December 2015, 16:47
Replies: 4
Views: 1,024
Posted By Madcrow
Does anybody know if the Termite in TOSEC is the...

Does anybody know if the Termite in TOSEC is the final version? Anyhow, using an Amiga terminal program plus telser.device (a modem emulator that replaces serial.device with a telnet "shim") could be...
Forum: request.Modules 07 December 2015, 15:56
Replies: 35
Views: 11,587
Posted By Madcrow
The best MODs?

I'm putting together a "new Amigan starter kit" and as part of it, I want to include a selection of MODs for folks to listen to in DeliTracker. Can folks recommend some good/classic ones that I...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 December 2015, 21:09
Replies: 1
Views: 627
Posted By Madcrow
New Amigan Starter Kit

Once upon a time, I had started on putting together a Starter Kit for New Amigans. It would have featured all the essential stuff needed to get going with WB 3.1 in an emulator (or a real Amiga)...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 December 2015, 03:08
Replies: 252
Views: 33,897
Posted By Madcrow
Every time I come back, there are more awesome...

Every time I come back, there are more awesome renders. Keep up the good work.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 27 November 2015, 16:29
Replies: 1
Views: 689
Posted By Madcrow
High-quality sound in FS-UAE?

I'm working on "building" a high-spec "Super Amiga" in FS-UAE and I've run into a hurdle: sound. While the basic Paula stuff all works well enough, if I wanted to get 16-bit sound, what should I do?...
Forum: Amiga scene 25 November 2015, 01:14
Replies: 0
Views: 509
Posted By Madcrow
Magazine motherlode at archive.org

Wow... I was looking at archive.org, I sometimes do when I came across a huge trove of Amiga and other computer magazines, all available as PDF downloads. Some (like Amiga Power) are missing tons of...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 November 2015, 23:55
Replies: 23
Views: 1,706
Posted By Madcrow
To answer my own question: I also mainly play...

To answer my own question: I also mainly play around with games and watch demos. My real hardware (an NTSC A500 with only a trapdoor RAM expansion and external floppy drive as extras) isn't great,...
Forum: Amiga scene 22 November 2015, 17:45
Replies: 23
Views: 1,706
Posted By Madcrow
What are people doing with Amigas these days

A few things have recently caused my Amiga interest to revive (such as the rise of FS-UAE providing WinUAE-quality emulation in Linux) and as I got back into things, I started to wonder: what are...
Forum: request.Apps 21 November 2015, 15:54
Replies: 22
Views: 7,642
Posted By Madcrow
Several months later, I noticed my name being...

Several months later, I noticed my name being invoked... For C4D, check the FTP. There should be copies of all the CUCDs, including the final one there.
Forum: Amiga scene 09 November 2011, 23:28
Replies: 62
Views: 5,672
Posted By Madcrow
If it actually cost under $500, I'd totally go...

If it actually cost under $500, I'd totally go for something like that.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 October 2011, 15:38
Replies: 12
Views: 2,172
Posted By Madcrow
Just a quick update: Since I still have a ton of...

Just a quick update: Since I still have a ton of space left, I'm going to be including some scene demos and MODs and other "passive entertainment" to fill the "disc". Finding good demos is easy:...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 October 2011, 04:50
Replies: 17
Views: 1,705
Posted By Madcrow
The blue and orange colors of Workbench 1.x were...

The blue and orange colors of Workbench 1.x were specifically chosen because they were the least flickery when used in interlaced mode on cheap monitors.
Forum: Amiga scene 14 October 2011, 14:25
Replies: 12
Views: 2,172
Posted By Madcrow
I think KingCON is already in the working...

I think KingCON is already in the working folder... Thanks for the heads-up on StatRAM. As for the original Blitz Basic, I'll have to see if it's freely distributable. If it is, then I'll include it.
Forum: support.WinUAE 11 October 2011, 16:14
Replies: 1
Views: 967
Posted By Madcrow
Epson Printer distortion?

How does one go about getting non-distorted output from the Epson printer emulation? I've tried Using the EpsonX driver with the 9 pin mode and the EpsonQ driver with the 48-pin mode and no matter...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 October 2011, 23:26
Replies: 11
Views: 1,685
Posted By Madcrow
Of the various 16/32-bit systems, only the Amiga...

Of the various 16/32-bit systems, only the Amiga had hardware sprites!Most other companies figured that the CPU could handle pushing pixels into planar framebuffer without too much help.
Forum: Amiga scene 10 October 2011, 16:40
Replies: 12
Views: 2,172
Posted By Madcrow
True enough... I'm nowhere near running out of...

True enough... I'm nowhere near running out of space yet, so Imight as well include it.

Speaking of still having plenty of space, does anybody have any PD game reccomendations. I currently have...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 October 2011, 15:08
Replies: 11
Views: 1,685
Posted By Madcrow
Indeed. It was to sound what the Amiga was for...

Indeed. It was to sound what the Amiga was for graphics.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 October 2011, 19:53
Replies: 11
Views: 1,685
Posted By Madcrow
Ah the poor IIgs. A brilliant design hobbled by...

Ah the poor IIgs. A brilliant design hobbled by internal politics which left it with a deliberately-underpowered CPU (the bottom-of-the-line 2.8 MHz 65816 rather than the more useful 4 MHz or quite...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 October 2011, 17:22
Replies: 12
Views: 2,172
Posted By Madcrow
I'll see about GCC, though I was leaning more...

I'll see about GCC, though I was leaning more towards VBCC given it's smaller size and better 68K code generation compared to the bloated-but-mainly-focused-on -x86-and-ARM mess that is modern GCC....
Forum: Amiga scene 04 October 2011, 17:51
Replies: 12
Views: 2,172
Posted By Madcrow
Just a quick project update. I'm well along on...

Just a quick project update. I'm well along on the collection part of the project. Here's a list of what's in my current working directory: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/43868329/current-lslr.txt
...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 04 October 2011, 15:44
Replies: 4
Views: 1,065
Posted By Madcrow
Actually, I may have found the final versions. I...

Actually, I may have found the final versions. I realized that if the final version was ever on Aminet, it would have been on a CD probably, so I checked the contents of the various CDs released...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 04 October 2011, 02:52
Replies: 4
Views: 1,065
Posted By Madcrow
Thanks. I didn't even know TOSEC had a PD...

Thanks. I didn't even know TOSEC had a PD section... It may not be the final release but at least it should be good enough for people to play :)
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 04 October 2011, 01:54
Replies: 4
Views: 1,065
Posted By Madcrow
Deluxe Pacman anyone?

I'm working on building a games library for my new Amiga Starter Kit (see http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=61264 for more info on the project) and of course I wanted to include the wonderful...
Forum: Amiga scene 03 October 2011, 22:24
Replies: 21
Views: 2,750
Posted By Madcrow
With the Boing Ball trademark expired, I guess...

With the Boing Ball trademark expired, I guess Amiga-related products can finally use it (legally) in their logos and stuff. Otherwise, it's kind of sad: trademarks only expire when they go unused,...
Forum: Amiga scene 03 October 2011, 14:30
Replies: 12
Views: 2,172
Posted By Madcrow
Thanks for the hints. I'll be adding what I can....

Thanks for the hints. I'll be adding what I can. Sadly PPaint seems to have a license that says it can't be made available anywhere except Aminet, so I'll have to e-mail Cloanto and see if I can get...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 October 2011, 20:45
Replies: 12
Views: 2,172
Posted By Madcrow
Announcing Project Kickstart

I'm putting together a "virtual PD CD" aimed at Amiga newcomers and anyone else who wants a ready-made collection of high-quality Amiga freeware, shareware and open source software. Ideally, it will...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 October 2011, 01:43
Replies: 21
Views: 5,954
Posted By Madcrow
Nice! It should be the perfect thing to go with...

Nice! It should be the perfect thing to go with my WinUAE host ;)
Forum: support.Apps 30 September 2011, 14:03
Replies: 5
Views: 2,171
Posted By Madcrow
Best CDFS for WinUAE usage?

I'm trying to roll my own Workbench setup and I'm wondering if anybody has any recommendations for the best CDFS to use with WinUAE. Obviously the built-in 3.1 CDFS is worthless, but beyond that I'm...
Forum: support.Apps 29 September 2011, 17:14
Replies: 1
Views: 766
Posted By Madcrow
You got a Psion? I'm SO jealous. Those things are...

You got a Psion? I'm SO jealous. Those things are like the common ancestor of the netbook and the smartphone and just seem like they'd be really cool to have...

As for AmigaNCP, it's pretty scary...
Forum: request.Apps 29 September 2011, 16:33
Replies: 2
Views: 1,150
Posted By Madcrow
Been there, done that. Aminet is probably the...

Been there, done that. Aminet is probably the original source of lots of the various repackaged and quickly converted PC and Mac fonts found in other places.
Forum: request.Apps 28 September 2011, 04:32
Replies: 12
Views: 4,228
Posted By Madcrow
Check the CD area. There's a copy of the full...

Check the CD area. There's a copy of the full version in there.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 September 2011, 22:10
Replies: 30
Views: 2,989
Posted By Madcrow
Meh. Right now I'm just annoyed because I missed...

Meh. Right now I'm just annoyed because I missed out on a big Amiga haul. Somebody semi-local posted on a retrocomputing mailing list that they had a huge batch of Amiga stuff including a couple...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 September 2011, 21:58
Replies: 30
Views: 2,989
Posted By Madcrow
O.O You threw them out??? Surely there were...

O.O You threw them out??? Surely there were people around who would want those. Even if you couldn't sell them, I find it hard to believe that you couldn't give them away.
Forum: Amiga scene 26 September 2011, 16:10
Replies: 17
Views: 2,033
Posted By Madcrow
Sounds like someone tripped over a wire at the...

Sounds like someone tripped over a wire at the data center...
Forum: request.Apps 26 September 2011, 16:07
Replies: 2
Views: 1,150
Posted By Madcrow
Finding Fonts

Does anybody know of any good sources of Amiga scalable fonts? There's various PD collections, but most of them are filled with quick-n-dirty TypeSmith conversions of various 90s-era PC freeware and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 September 2011, 15:42
Replies: 17
Views: 4,260
Posted By Madcrow
It sounds like a reasonable price, actually....

It sounds like a reasonable price, actually. Minimig (a similar FPGA even if the emulation core loaded into emulates a more powerful system) costs pretty much the same. Still, Spectrum emulation is...
Forum: support.WinUAE 26 September 2011, 15:14
Replies: 8
Views: 1,348
Posted By Madcrow
In case anyone's interested, I found a rare VSTi...

In case anyone's interested, I found a rare VSTi version of the Yamaha S-YXG50 softsynth somewhere online. I'm not sure if it can be posted here, but when using it with WinUAE, it's almost like...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 September 2011, 21:40
Replies: 30
Views: 2,989
Posted By Madcrow
My retrogaming expenditures have actually been...

My retrogaming expenditures have actually been pretty low. I've bought a few classic PC games from GOG.com as well as a couple editions of Amiga forever (2006 back when I first got into Amiga stuff...
Forum: News 21 September 2011, 23:46
Replies: 49
Views: 11,825
Posted By Madcrow
I think that things like this prove that PPC is...

I think that things like this prove that PPC is the wrong platform for the future of the Amiga. ARM boards costing a fraction of the price of even the cheapest SAM mobo now offer equal or better...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 20 September 2011, 01:08
Replies: 6
Views: 6,609
Posted By Madcrow
I'm not sure if emulators will even be allowed...

I'm not sure if emulators will even be allowed under the terms of the Windows App Store. Certainly nothing that requires unlicensed ROMs in order to work will ever be allowed. Thus, if I were...
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