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Forum: support.Apps 12 January 2019, 07:08
Replies: 7
Views: 216
Posted By demolition
Are we talking Workbench here? I have an assign...

Are we talking Workbench here? I have an assign called Programs: where most programs are installed. I mainly use C: for single-file command-line system tools.
Forum: support.Hardware 12 January 2019, 07:05
Replies: 17
Views: 351
Posted By demolition
No software can make it possible to boot games...

No software can make it possible to boot games from DF1 if those games were hard coded to boot from DF0 and disable the system. I would say that would be the case for perhaps 90% of all games out...
Forum: request.Other 12 January 2019, 06:48
Replies: 12
Views: 482
Posted By demolition
I have a small collection of those bags as I save...

I have a small collection of those bags as I save them whenever I come across them. Not sure why, but I thought they might come in handy some day. Guess I can blame my hoarding genes for it. :)
Forum: support.Hardware 12 January 2019, 06:40
Replies: 17
Views: 351
Posted By demolition
Yes, I have my Gotek in an external chassis and I...

Yes, I have my Gotek in an external chassis and I know many others who use it the same way. I have taken a broken standard external Amiga floppy drive and replaced the faulty drive with the Gotek....
Forum: support.Apps 12 January 2019, 06:35
Replies: 17
Views: 506
Posted By demolition
Type 'cd WHDCOMMON:' in a shell and it will take...

Type 'cd WHDCOMMON:' in a shell and it will take you there if it exists.
Forum: support.Apps 10 January 2019, 11:23
Replies: 17
Views: 506
Posted By demolition
The place is devs:kickstarts/ as you can see from...

The place is devs:kickstarts/ as you can see from the docs:
http://whdload.de/docs/en/need.html
Forum: OT - Gaming 28 December 2018, 18:35
Replies: 740
Views: 109,033
Posted By demolition
SOMA for free on GOG for the next 42 hours: ...

SOMA for free on GOG for the next 42 hours:
https://www.gog.com/game/soma
Forum: OT - Gaming 18 December 2018, 15:01
Replies: 740
Views: 109,033
Posted By demolition
I still have a few leftover Steam keys here: ...

I still have a few leftover Steam keys here:
http://www.amibay.com/showthread.php?103458-30-Steam-games-christmas-giveaway
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 December 2018, 18:07
Replies: 9
Views: 599
Posted By demolition
Do not get a Vampire now expecting that it will...

Do not get a Vampire now expecting that it will do AGA properly. Yes, there is a test firmware out now but it is far from perfect and while they are improving it, there are no guarantees that it will...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 14 December 2018, 09:27
Replies: 3
Views: 401
Posted By demolition
Best hardware for what? The question needs to be...

Best hardware for what? The question needs to be put into some context to make sense. The Raspberry Pi 3B+ is great at what it does and in particular the community behind it makes it stand out, but I...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 December 2018, 13:11
Replies: 10
Views: 678
Posted By demolition
Yeah, it should show as 68010 in SysInfo and no...

Yeah, it should show as 68010 in SysInfo and no tools or patches are needed so it sounds to me like you are still running with the 68000. WB's ShowConfig should also show that you have an 68010 so...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 December 2018, 20:22
Replies: 46
Views: 16,306
Posted By demolition
As long as it will fit physically, the capacity...

As long as it will fit physically, the capacity is not important.

However, instead of putting another Ni-MH battery in there, I would consider replacing it with a CR2032 Lithium cell which will...
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 29 November 2018, 05:56
Replies: 19
Views: 2,892
Posted By demolition
Thanks a lot for the lovely tool - this was just...

Thanks a lot for the lovely tool - this was just what I was looking for after having dumped a bunch of floppies. :)


One problem for me is that many of these disks that I dumped had been copied...
Forum: support.Other 29 November 2018, 03:47
Replies: 57
Views: 4,513
Posted By demolition
Indeed it would be nice to check whether all...

Indeed it would be nice to check whether all those original games have been dumped properly for IPF creation. Also, you might probably be able to find buyers for some of the disks as some might have...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 November 2018, 23:19
Replies: 46
Views: 16,306
Posted By demolition
When +12v is present, current will flow through...

When +12v is present, current will flow through R801, D801 and then R803 into the battery. The +12v supply will drop to ~5.7v after R801 (+5v plus the voltage drop across D800), then drop to ~5v...
Forum: Amiga scene 26 November 2018, 15:33
Replies: 13
Views: 2,345
Posted By demolition
I think it means that if you have an Apollo...

I think it means that if you have an Apollo accelerator installed, you need an A604(n) to use it, not that you actually need an Apollo accelerator (only few people do). In other words, Apollo+A603 is...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 November 2018, 07:23
Replies: 40
Views: 3,214
Posted By demolition
I think we already can do this? Just create a...

I think we already can do this? Just create a .info inside WBStartup which points to the appropriate program.
Forum: project.WHDLoad 19 November 2018, 11:13
Replies: 8
Views: 492
Posted By demolition
I think that is very unlikely. Updated slaves...

I think that is very unlikely. Updated slaves usually just contain new features and/or improves compatibility with more platforms, e.g. by changing the number of copper-waits. The general performance...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 November 2018, 23:08
Replies: 37
Views: 1,442
Posted By demolition
It seems to me that TSGUI doesn't format the disk...

It seems to me that TSGUI doesn't format the disk if you have the verify option enabled as well. The writing goes exactly as fast.


Many games were only designed for using DF0 so this is just how...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 18 November 2018, 18:37
Replies: 28
Views: 1,998
Posted By demolition
A500 with ACA500plus is good for your basic WB...

A500 with ACA500plus is good for your basic WB stuff and WHDLoad (except for AGA games), however it probably comes up short if you want to do more 'serious stuff' - whatever that implies.


I...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 18 November 2018, 16:44
Replies: 2,017
Views: 293,878
Posted By demolition
Which WB are we talking about here? 3.1 cannot do...

Which WB are we talking about here? 3.1 cannot do natively do what you ask, but 3.9 can.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 18 November 2018, 16:26
Replies: 28
Views: 1,998
Posted By demolition
Sounds to me like you need to look for an A1200...

Sounds to me like you need to look for an A1200 with some accelerator, maybe some 030 depending on what you mean with 'serious stuff'.

Stock A600+CF is not very useful for WHDLoad and the choice...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 November 2018, 16:15
Replies: 13
Views: 702
Posted By demolition
Since it is an A500, recapping isn't mandatory....

Since it is an A500, recapping isn't mandatory. It won't hurt to recap a 500 (if done right), but it is not the first place I would look for any problems. The first I would do, since all the large...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 16 November 2018, 17:47
Replies: 0
Views: 305
Posted By demolition
Help with checking content of raw dump

I am in the process of dumping some disks and came across some that doesn't seen to contain much as far as I can see. The three disks are supposedly containing the Hugo game, but they are not...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 November 2018, 13:05
Replies: 40
Views: 3,214
Posted By demolition
Just call it version 22/7 and be done with it?

Just call it version 22/7 and be done with it?
Forum: support.Hardware 12 November 2018, 18:24
Replies: 37
Views: 1,442
Posted By demolition
True, no point in using nibble copy for cracked...

True, no point in using nibble copy for cracked games since they are always DOS disks.

TSGUI has always worked fine for me as well but as others have pointed out, many games will not run properly...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 02 November 2018, 11:09
Replies: 10
Views: 637
Posted By demolition
HDToolBox doesn't do a 'real' low level format....

HDToolBox doesn't do a 'real' low level format. It just means it zero-fills the drive which should not be a problem. It is sufficient to just do a quick format though (unless you intentionally want...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 02 November 2018, 10:59
Replies: 10
Views: 637
Posted By demolition
Which partition format did you set for your...

Which partition format did you set for your partition? And are you using KS1.3 (seeing as you mention WB1.3)? AFAIK, KS1.3 require the file system handler to be in ROM (KS or external ROM) and will...
Forum: News 01 November 2018, 21:47
Replies: 1,158
Views: 215,374
Posted By demolition
Why does it matter which folder it is in? It...

Why does it matter which folder it is in? It simply means that it hasn't been fully verified yet. You should just try it, and I would be 99.9% certain that it wouldn't cause your Gotek to explode. :)...
Forum: support.WinUAE 01 November 2018, 16:04
Replies: 7
Views: 597
Posted By demolition
I tried Noobs once when I got the RPi3 but did...

I tried Noobs once when I got the RPi3 but did not see Win10 as a choice, but this was a while ago so perhaps that was added since.



Yes, that is exactly the tool that I used to prepare the SD...
Forum: support.WinUAE 01 November 2018, 10:09
Replies: 7
Views: 597
Posted By demolition
I wanted to try out Win10 IoT on my RPi3, but...

I wanted to try out Win10 IoT on my RPi3, but despite several attempts I could never get it to even boot.. The tool to format and prepare the SD card verified and said it was good, but no luck.
Forum: support.Hardware 31 October 2018, 11:13
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By demolition
Yep, just bake them first to make sure they are...

Yep, just bake them first to make sure they are dry in case they have been left out for a while.
https://sciencing.com/dry-desiccant-5939321.html

A floppy disk's worst enemy is moisture so a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 October 2018, 11:53
Replies: 5,914
Views: 971,004
Posted By demolition
Yeah, the OSSC is a great thing once you've done...

Yeah, the OSSC is a great thing once you've done setting it up properly. Remember to flash the firmware before spending too much time on it as you'd have to start over if you decide you want to...
Forum: support.Hardware 30 October 2018, 11:44
Replies: 9
Views: 452
Posted By demolition
I normally see the -12V rail measuring between...

I normally see the -12V rail measuring between -15V to -16V when not loaded, and while -17V is a little lower I don't think it should be a problem, at least briefly while you measure the voltage...
Forum: support.Other 27 October 2018, 16:58
Replies: 7
Views: 679
Posted By demolition
KS 3.0 does not exist for 500(+), at least not...

KS 3.0 does not exist for 500(+), at least not originally. KS 3.1 is available as a single chip for A500/600.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 25 October 2018, 07:37
Replies: 10
Views: 733
Posted By demolition
Think of it this way - most Amiga games were...

Think of it this way - most Amiga games were designed specifically to run on an A500 with a 7 MHz 68000 so there's little point in having a faster CPU. Actually with WHDLoad, many games have delays...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 24 October 2018, 22:06
Replies: 10
Views: 733
Posted By demolition
Are you sure that you need something that can run...

Are you sure that you need something that can run 3D well? There are very few 3D games for the Amiga and it seems excessive to pay an extra 200 EUR just to be able to run a couple of games.. Notice...
Forum: Hardware mods 24 October 2018, 18:06
Replies: 408
Views: 354,978
Posted By demolition
Yes sorry, that was exactly what I was thinking.

Yes sorry, that was exactly what I was thinking.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 24 October 2018, 18:03
Replies: 10
Views: 733
Posted By demolition
The ACA1221ec is a quite nice little accelerator...

The ACA1221ec is a quite nice little accelerator and will suit you well for WHDLoad and other basic WB usage. Do you expect to be running any other kind of programs or perhaps 3D games?

An 020...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 24 October 2018, 16:44
Replies: 13
Views: 986
Posted By demolition
Yes, WinUAE will work fine with IPF files if you...

Yes, WinUAE will work fine with IPF files if you provide it with the DLL from http://www.softpres.org/download.
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