English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 40 of 3483
Search took 0.26 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: meynaf
Forum: support.Games Today, 10:01
Replies: 31
Views: 5,731
Posted By meynaf
Are you 100% sure the game's directory isn't...

Are you 100% sure the game's directory isn't write protected in some way ?

Try doing this from your game dir :
protect all #? +rwed


Also make sure of the way it is launched (with a script in...
Forum: Coders. General Yesterday, 16:12
Replies: 4
Views: 115
Posted By meynaf
Apparently the code was made to assemble with...

Apparently the code was made to assemble with Devpac and Asm-one does not recognise the options.
Forum: support.Games 19 September 2019, 10:12
Replies: 4
Views: 994
Posted By meynaf
Bloodnet is already HD installable out of the...

Bloodnet is already HD installable out of the box, no need for whdload.
Forum: support.Apps 16 September 2019, 14:08
Replies: 21
Views: 691
Posted By meynaf
The problem is that Execute command (as invoked...

The problem is that Execute command (as invoked indirectly by cli or WB) doesn't work with quotes - but works when invoked directly.

The following demonstrates this :

4.Ram Disk:> echo "echo...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 September 2019, 11:14
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By meynaf
Thanks. This answers the question.

Thanks. This answers the question.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 15 September 2019, 09:13
Replies: 6
Views: 359
Posted By meynaf
Apparently the current method is to clear the...

Apparently the current method is to clear the whole screen, then render it, right ?

Another idea could be to clear one line, then do it, clear next line, do it, etc.
If the overall process is...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 September 2019, 09:07
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By meynaf
Civilization when it shows the city, maybe ? ...

Civilization when it shows the city, maybe ?
What happens if you just rotate the view by 45 degree on y axis ?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 September 2019, 22:20
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By meynaf
Like in The Settlers or Foundation, for example....

Like in The Settlers or Foundation, for example. Something viewed by face rather than by the side.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 September 2019, 22:06
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By meynaf
Alas i don't know/remember the purpose of the...

Alas i don't know/remember the purpose of the buildings...

Anyway, how do they look if rotated from isometric view to more "top down" view ?
I just hate iso :p
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 14 September 2019, 12:53
Replies: 6
Views: 359
Posted By meynaf
Frame flipping is possible under OS. But it's...

Frame flipping is possible under OS. But it's quite tricky.



I know how Oric display works. It's not at all straightforward to convert.
The best solution would be to completely rewrite the...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 14 September 2019, 09:30
Replies: 6
Views: 359
Posted By meynaf
There are three ways to do that : 1. Frame...

There are three ways to do that :
1. Frame flipping (aka double buffer).
2. Using a back-buffer (blit somewhere in fastmem, then copy back very fast).
3. Be fast enough so the beam doesn't catch...
Forum: support.Apps 06 September 2019, 11:53
Replies: 21
Views: 691
Posted By meynaf
It appears the system doesn't like the spaces in...

It appears the system doesn't like the spaces in your file name.
Then the WB will add double quotes around it, which is usually fine.
But for some reason execute doesn't like these and fails...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 06 September 2019, 07:16
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By meynaf
Have you tried : A equr D0 This is pretty...

Have you tried :
A equr D0

This is pretty standard.
Forum: support.Apps 26 August 2019, 21:15
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By meynaf
Try typing in shell : setpatch ?

Try typing in shell : setpatch ?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 August 2019, 13:35
Replies: 2,317
Views: 346,875
Posted By meynaf
AmigaOS is soft RTOS, not hard RTOS, but...

AmigaOS is soft RTOS, not hard RTOS, but nevertheless, if running under OS you can still perform tasks with sub-millisecond accuracy which is better than many "true" RTOS. It also does have pretty...
Forum: support.Apps 21 August 2019, 17:11
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By meynaf
I don't know for DPaint, but if you want to use...

I don't know for DPaint, but if you want to use more than 32 or 64 colors and you have an AGA machine, at least PPaint can choose 128 or 256 colors. It can also perform color reduction if you change...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 August 2019, 11:16
Replies: 19
Views: 577
Posted By meynaf
In WHAT will the drive be mounted ? If it's not...

In WHAT will the drive be mounted ?
If it's not mounted at all, then it does not have to be read only.
If it's mounted on some peecee, then it could be mounted read only (emulators can normally do...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 14 August 2019, 19:02
Replies: 7
Views: 319
Posted By meynaf
As an alternative, have you tried calling...

As an alternative, have you tried calling dos.library/GetProgramDir (and then changing directory to the returned lock) ?
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 14 August 2019, 18:29
Replies: 7
Views: 319
Posted By meynaf
Initial dir is bogus when a program is run from...

Initial dir is bogus when a program is run from WB.
You can use PROGDIR: assign to get the directory from which the program has been run.
It is also possible it is available somewhere in the WB...
Forum: support.Apps 14 August 2019, 15:08
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By meynaf
In some cli, type following command : lock...

In some cli, type following command :

lock dh0: on

(replace on by off to unlock ; this does not survive a reset anyway)
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 12 August 2019, 08:33
Replies: 14
Views: 543
Posted By meynaf
You may try something like : Dim...

You may try something like :

Dim map.b(16,375)

or :

Dim map.b(15,376)

to see if it's alignment problems.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 August 2019, 10:29
Replies: 17
Views: 578
Posted By meynaf
If by dragging screens you have both interlaced...

If by dragging screens you have both interlaced and non interlaced in the same view, it will force the interlace on the whole so merely seeing the effect does not require any particular software....
Forum: Coders. General 02 August 2019, 21:17
Replies: 21
Views: 904
Posted By meynaf
A mod without a single sample seems quite...

A mod without a single sample seems quite meaningless. However someday someone could eventually attempt to load a song rather than a mod...



Right, a little BSS_C with a small area left with...
Forum: Coders. General 02 August 2019, 20:21
Replies: 21
Views: 904
Posted By meynaf
Then you can forget about altering the mod at all...

Then you can forget about altering the mod at all - as it's taking the risk of overwriting memory that does not belong to you - and instead setup another start address if you find an empty repeat (to...
Forum: Coders. General 02 August 2019, 15:18
Replies: 21
Views: 904
Posted By meynaf
You'll run into big trouble if you want to...

You'll run into big trouble if you want to support all crap floating around :p
F.e. some old mods (again from non-Amiga software) use rep/replen in bytes rather than in words, leading to horrors if...
Forum: Coders. General 02 August 2019, 09:00
Replies: 21
Views: 904
Posted By meynaf
For me a mod having empty samples with a size of...

For me a mod having empty samples with a size of 1 is to be considered as damaged. They come from some stupid pc editor that obviously did not understand the format.

Anyway, never assume the space...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 29 July 2019, 08:36
Replies: 231
Views: 71,800
Posted By meynaf
No, unfortunately there is no music. It's on the...

No, unfortunately there is no music. It's on the todo list, maybe one day (when i find a good solution).
Options exist to play either MIDI or CD but changing them will have no effect. Note that Mac...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 22 July 2019, 11:14
Replies: 38
Views: 1,744
Posted By meynaf
I didn't try this explicitly, but i would bet...

I didn't try this explicitly, but i would bet 68030 starts fetching long before the loop instruction is decoded.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 22 July 2019, 10:36
Replies: 38
Views: 1,744
Posted By meynaf
My tests on B1230-IV have shown the loop always...

My tests on B1230-IV have shown the loop always fits in cache if it's 240 bytes or less. Aligning it 16-byte doesn't help much, it can only reach 242 bytes this way. I suppose this is linked to the...
Forum: support.Apps 13 July 2019, 09:42
Replies: 46
Views: 1,724
Posted By meynaf
The comments you're seeing come from fat95 file...

The comments you're seeing come from fat95 file system. PC file systems have 3 datestamps : file creation, last file modification, last file access. Amiga files only have last file modification. Thus...
Forum: support.Apps 11 July 2019, 21:58
Replies: 46
Views: 1,724
Posted By meynaf
Sorry, i remembered wrong. :o But then, problem...

Sorry, i remembered wrong. :o
But then, problem solved ?
Forum: support.Apps 11 July 2019, 20:52
Replies: 46
Views: 1,724
Posted By meynaf
If you want to backup the entire partition, just...

If you want to backup the entire partition, just drag the disk icon of said partition, rather than the contents. Icon positions will be preserved.



For files, yes. But dates of directories are...
Forum: support.Apps 11 July 2019, 19:47
Replies: 46
Views: 1,724
Posted By meynaf
If you copy with normal WB it won't alter file...

If you copy with normal WB it won't alter file dates.
Forum: support.Apps 03 July 2019, 15:46
Replies: 14
Views: 625
Posted By meynaf
YAM stores this info. To use it : in its...

YAM stores this info. To use it : in its configuration panel, at "new mail", check "avoid duplicates".
Forum: support.Apps 01 July 2019, 14:39
Replies: 14
Views: 625
Posted By meynaf
For simple POP3/SMTP for me nothing beats YAM...

For simple POP3/SMTP for me nothing beats YAM (http://aminet.net/package/comm/yam/YAM20).
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 27 June 2019, 18:43
Replies: 14
Views: 904
Posted By meynaf
So you alter your copperlist after WaitTOF(),...

So you alter your copperlist after WaitTOF(), right ?
If so, you get a race condition between the cpu and the copper.
When you do your changes, the coplist is already running. It's possible that...
Forum: Coders. System 27 June 2019, 15:50
Replies: 14
Views: 1,420
Posted By meynaf
Well, at least i forgot a6 in the code. Better...

Well, at least i forgot a6 in the code. Better should be :

jsr LoadSeg(a6)
tst.l d0
beq closeandexit
movem.l d0/a6,-(a7)
lsl.l #2,d0
addq.l #4,d0
move.l d0,a0
jsr (a0)
Forum: Coders. System 27 June 2019, 12:58
Replies: 14
Views: 1,420
Posted By meynaf
Instead of calling CreateProc, you can try...

Instead of calling CreateProc, you can try calling the loaded code directly. After all, the bcpl return value of LoadSeg is a disguised pointer to the seglist.
So you can multiply it by 4 to get the...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 June 2019, 08:15
Replies: 13
Views: 529
Posted By meynaf
I meant, mounted logically, not physically :D ...

I meant, mounted logically, not physically :D
(= with a mount list or with an rdb)
But if it's plugged into the ide then you normally have an rdb.

I remember having the problem on a CF that...
Forum: support.Hardware 23 June 2019, 16:13
Replies: 13
Views: 529
Posted By meynaf
CF cards can have MAXTRANSFER problems. How is...

CF cards can have MAXTRANSFER problems. How is the CF mounted ?
Showing results 1 to 40 of 3483

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 15:34.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Page generated in 0.23882 seconds with 10 queries