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Forum: support.WinUAE Today, 08:35
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Posted By meynaf
Strange things occur in pc world. No wonder other...

Strange things occur in pc world. No wonder other ppl can't reproduce.
Is it fullscreen or windowed ? You should try the other one and see if it still happens.
Me, I get horrors in fullscreen mode...
Forum: Coders. System 19 October 2017, 09:43
Replies: 9
Views: 384
Posted By meynaf
For using sprite 0 I would start by trying to...

For using sprite 0 I would start by trying to overwrite its pointer ($dff120) with mine in a custom copper list. The OS would still maintain the old sprite with the mouse position but that data just...
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 October 2017, 13:52
Replies: 12
Views: 235
Posted By meynaf
My experience says running winuae as...

My experience says running winuae as administrator has zero effect in this case. If win$ sees a partition table, then it's locked regardless of anything else, and only destroying it will solve the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 October 2017, 12:47
Replies: 12
Views: 235
Posted By meynaf
The line starts with "E", indicating there is an...

The line starts with "E", indicating there is an error. No need to start the emulation in this case, the Amiga side will see nothing...

From pc side it seems formatted but somehow empty. Perhaps...
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 October 2017, 11:48
Replies: 12
Views: 235
Posted By meynaf
Step-by-step guide that worked for me : 1. plug...

Step-by-step guide that worked for me :
1. plug the cf - windows wants to format it, just say no (it DOES want to, doesn't it ?)
2. run winuae, load your config (a config without any previous...
Forum: support.Hardware 11 October 2017, 13:31
Replies: 6
Views: 253
Posted By meynaf
68010 based Amigas are quite rare and just for...

68010 based Amigas are quite rare and just for this it might be worth keeping.
Forum: support.Apps 02 October 2017, 13:53
Replies: 34
Views: 838
Posted By meynaf
This whole stuff smells like 3rd party software...

This whole stuff smells like 3rd party software doing some unitialized memory read...

The first thing I would do in this situation, is to boot without startup-sequence and then type loadwb. This...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 28 September 2017, 09:47
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By meynaf
First it might be better trying DeliTracker2...

First it might be better trying DeliTracker2 rather than EP2, it eats quite less cpu and its mpeg audio player will not freeze the system (at least it didn't on my 030 even in the worse modes).
...
Forum: support.Hardware 27 September 2017, 10:11
Replies: 32
Views: 559
Posted By meynaf
I second that question ! No way to just tell :...

I second that question ! No way to just tell : mount that partition, you'll find its data in the RDB ? I tried it and it failed.
If some volume is non-automount and you *need* a mountlist giving all...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 September 2017, 10:32
Replies: 73
Views: 11,932
Posted By meynaf
Gimme a few hundred bucks and i do the game you...

Gimme a few hundred bucks and i do the game you want ;)
(else it's too much effort and not worth)
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 24 September 2017, 09:08
Replies: 29
Views: 1,391
Posted By meynaf
Sorry I don't know exactly. I know it is possible...

Sorry I don't know exactly. I know it is possible because mailers and web browsers can check it, that's all. Perhaps it's by checking the presence of bsdsocket.library in memory.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 23 September 2017, 15:06
Replies: 29
Views: 1,391
Posted By meynaf
Ok, so let's examine possible solutions. You...

Ok, so let's examine possible solutions.

You could check if some TCP stack is running, and if it's the case, don't take over the system. Or check memory size to see if the A1200 is expanded or...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 23 September 2017, 10:17
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By meynaf
You may try this : ...

You may try this :
http://oldwww.nvg.ntnu.no/amiga/MC680x0_Sections/index.HTML

Check 68030 timings there, it gives details about all addressing modes.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 23 September 2017, 10:11
Replies: 29
Views: 1,391
Posted By meynaf
You're quite courageous running a TCP stack on a...

You're quite courageous running a TCP stack on a vanilla A1200 ;)
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 22 September 2017, 09:15
Replies: 29
Views: 1,391
Posted By meynaf
Of course you may just want to do os killing...

Of course you may just want to do os killing demos for the fun of it.
But doing it for performance is IMO not worth.

If you're running a TCP stack and in the same time have enough system...
Forum: support.WinUAE 22 September 2017, 09:06
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By meynaf
Only 020+ version of LZX can produce faulty...

Only 020+ version of LZX can produce faulty archives.
In addition recent versions of LHA are a lot slower than older ones...



Seems to show LZX isn't guilty.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 21 September 2017, 21:00
Replies: 29
Views: 1,391
Posted By meynaf
I would personnally solve this case by not taking...

I would personnally solve this case by not taking over the machine ;)
Forum: Coders. General 21 September 2017, 09:33
Replies: 11
Views: 574
Posted By meynaf
Backup copies once in a while, file copy or...

Backup copies once in a while, file copy or if/endc for big or temporary changes...
Sometimes running a diff util on two versions.
This is the only source control I need for asm.
Forum: support.WinUAE 21 September 2017, 09:21
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By meynaf
My emu config is duplicated from my A1200 and i'm...

My emu config is duplicated from my A1200 and i'm quite confident the archive will be valid at both ends.
And I really had archives that failed the test under WinUae.

You seem to mean that the...
Forum: request.Modules 19 September 2017, 16:25
Replies: 17
Views: 664
Posted By meynaf
That depends what the music is ! If it...

That depends what the music is !

If it really uses some known format, then the work software such as Exotic Ripper does, must be done "by hand".
Else, it becomes necessary to extract the replay...
Forum: request.Modules 19 September 2017, 13:39
Replies: 17
Views: 664
Posted By meynaf
There are a few demos from which the modules...

There are a few demos from which the modules aren't exactly modules and are therefore more or less impossible to rip. For an example, try Incision by Push Entertainment.
Forum: support.WinUAE 18 September 2017, 17:12
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By meynaf
You should have sent me a PM for this haven't you...

You should have sent me a PM for this haven't you ? At least I did for the reply.

And, oh, yes.
I'm still using lzx everywhere but now i type lzx t <archive.lzx> before any release ;)
Forum: support.WinUAE 18 September 2017, 14:08
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By meynaf
LZX does that automatically (merges small files...

LZX does that automatically (merges small files together then compresses the block).
Forum: support.WinUAE 18 September 2017, 09:50
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By meynaf
There is indeed a bug in 68020+ version that does...

There is indeed a bug in 68020+ version that does not occur in 68000 one, but 68000 one does not seem to support -9 option (at least it failed when i last tried).

First thing to try is removing -9...
Forum: support.WinUAE 18 September 2017, 08:03
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By meynaf
It may be the fact that LZX takes the files in a...

It may be the fact that LZX takes the files in a different order on the two machines...

What command-line do you use for compressing the files ?
Forum: support.Other 17 September 2017, 18:49
Replies: 2
Views: 204
Posted By meynaf
It might just be more the A1200 or the card...

It might just be more the A1200 or the card reader in it that's faulty, rather than the card itself.

However you never know. Might be showing signs of old age and the A1200 could be less...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 15 September 2017, 10:05
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By meynaf
It looks like the image is encoded with...

It looks like the image is encoded with "commands" indicating how many pixels of what color are to be stored. Many games use that kind of encoding. So maybe nF is repeat pixel of color n 16 times but...
Forum: Coders. General 08 September 2017, 09:04
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
I kinda like the idea of putting AMMX in a...

I kinda like the idea of putting AMMX in a library - i'd say along the new register stuff. Then it does not need emulation, not even support from dev tools, remains private and can be left...
Forum: Coders. General 07 September 2017, 20:14
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
Don't you think it might lead to a worse...

Don't you think it might lead to a worse situation if we just keep our mouths shut ?
Because then the shit-stirrers, as you call them, would feel all-powerful and do even more naysayers hunting. Yes...
Forum: Coders. General 07 September 2017, 19:23
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
I haven't done this, nowhere in my posts you will...

I haven't done this, nowhere in my posts you will see a personal email address :p



Address this to Matt, not to me.



Please post hard facts and technical arguments, not personal attacks...
Forum: Coders. General 05 September 2017, 11:39
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
I'm not mixing things, it's the exact same story....

I'm not mixing things, it's the exact same story. Designing a cpu for a specific fpga size isn't a good idea. If it's too small to fit, use a bigger one - and this is what they finally did. So i was...
Forum: Coders. General 05 September 2017, 11:27
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
The need to recall the obvious shouldn't have...

The need to recall the obvious shouldn't have occured, but it did occur. Of course when i do that, nobody listens and they end up building their spaceship, launching it, and they only change their...
Forum: Coders. General 05 September 2017, 10:38
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
There is a big difference between throwing away...

There is a big difference between throwing away 68882 support because not enough space and throwing it because you consider it useless. If it was useless yesterday it should still be useless today,...
Forum: Coders. General 05 September 2017, 09:50
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
What's the purpose of this question ?

What's the purpose of this question ?
Forum: Coders. General 05 September 2017, 08:53
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
Of course and it would have been fine to just...

Of course and it would have been fine to just reply there isn't enough space so some choices have to be made, instead of attacking the mere usefulness of having a compatible 68882 fpu. I remember the...
Forum: Coders. General 04 September 2017, 21:51
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
That page you've just linked says : ...

That page you've just linked says :




Wow. A few years ago it was considered impossible/wasteful/useless/too costly (choose) and now it's no problem at all. Odd how things can change :p
Forum: Coders. General 04 September 2017, 19:57
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
68882, really ? It seemed to me Gunnar would...

68882, really ? It seemed to me Gunnar would *never* add the transcendental operations...
Forum: Coders. General 04 September 2017, 19:40
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
To answer your questions, even though this is OT...

To answer your questions, even though this is OT :
- "not normal indirect" would be double indirect, which isn't 68000 compatible
- how _I_ call the second, i've written it already : double...
Forum: Coders. General 04 September 2017, 19:11
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
Normal indirect (what Matt called memory...

Normal indirect (what Matt called memory indirect) : move.l (a0),d0
Double indirect (what Matt called double memory indirect) : move.l ([a0]),d0 = move.l (a0),a0 + move.l (a0),d0



It will not...
Forum: Coders. General 04 September 2017, 11:37
Replies: 220
Views: 10,571
Posted By meynaf
I was speaking about the whole 68k family, not...

I was speaking about the whole 68k family, not the antiquated 68000 alone. When coding for 68030 the timings are more regular.
There are many instructions but consider x86 which has more than a...
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