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Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic Today, 03:53
Replies: 7
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Posted By idrougge
The BUMs added commands continuosly and came with...

The BUMs added commands continuosly and came with corresponding documentation in Amigaguide and paper format. All BUMs are included on the Ultimate Blitz CD.

Do also note that there are two...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 September 2019, 13:47
Replies: 16
Views: 447
Posted By idrougge
I think Civ 1 hasn't aged well at all.

I think Civ 1 hasn't aged well at all.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 21 September 2019, 13:18
Replies: 11
Views: 497
Posted By idrougge
CustomSprites Coplist#,CCOffset,YPos,NumSprites ...

CustomSprites Coplist#,CCOffset,YPos,NumSprites

CustomSprites inserts a copper list that reinitialises the sprites hardware at a
certain vertical position in the display. These lower sprites are...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 September 2019, 16:10
Replies: 13
Views: 533
Posted By idrougge
Straying from the A2000 topic: A friend owns a UK...

Straying from the A2000 topic: A friend owns a UK A600 with a keyboard made by Samsung instead of Mitsumi. Similar mechanism, but distinctly different typing feeling.
Forum: Amiga scene 20 September 2019, 16:05
Replies: 13
Views: 533
Posted By idrougge
Our club has one S/FI Hitek keyboard with C= key...

Our club has one S/FI Hitek keyboard with C= key and one CH Hitek with A key.

I think I've observed the same phenomenon on S/FI Hitek A500 keyboards.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 20 September 2019, 11:56
Replies: 3
Views: 122
Posted By idrougge
I see what you mean. What you're looking for is...

I see what you mean. What you're looking for is reflection, and Blitz (like many other static languages) has no reflection.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 20 September 2019, 00:01
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By idrougge
It's worth using in case you want small...

It's worth using in case you want small executables. I don't know how buggy it is in its final state, but you can read a lot about it in the Blitz mailing list archives.

Its creator, Frédéric...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 September 2019, 23:24
Replies: 13
Views: 533
Posted By idrougge
Was the B2000 ever sold with a Cherry keyboard? ...

Was the B2000 ever sold with a Cherry keyboard?

It seems like sometime during the Hitek keyboard's lifespan, Commodore changed the left Amiga key from a Commodore logo to the current Amiga "A".
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 19 September 2019, 23:20
Replies: 3
Views: 122
Posted By idrougge
You could use a macro for that. Or, if you...

You could use a macro for that.

Or, if you can keep all your variables in a newtype, use ReadMem File#, &myType, SizeOf(myType)
Forum: request.Apps 19 September 2019, 01:17
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By idrougge
Yes, I'm quite sure.

Yes, I'm quite sure.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 19 September 2019, 00:28
Replies: 7
Views: 2,074
Posted By idrougge
You can also just call ChipFree (or FastFree).

You can also just call ChipFree (or FastFree).
Forum: request.Apps 18 September 2019, 12:14
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By idrougge
That's not at all what I remember. Finale had...

That's not at all what I remember. Finale had nothing to do with Softwood's "Final" products.

Finale had made a well-liked and advanced Usenet News reader called New York, and I think Web Cruiser...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 17 September 2019, 12:11
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By idrougge
Actually, the manual is beyond bad.

Actually, the manual is beyond bad.
Forum: support.Hardware 16 September 2019, 00:18
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By idrougge
Such switches were commonplace in the Amiga's...

Such switches were commonplace in the Amiga's heyday so you could have a mouse and a joystick connected at the same time. Just search for "joystick switch".
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 15 September 2019, 23:05
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By idrougge
Slices are for full-screen games, Screens are for...

Slices are for full-screen games, Screens are for GUI applications.

Slices, however are replaced by CopLists and Displays since a long time.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 15 September 2019, 22:20
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By idrougge
If the file you're trying to read is written by...

If the file you're trying to read is written by your own program, consider using Fields instead.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 15 September 2019, 13:40
Replies: 17
Views: 444
Posted By idrougge
Use quicks instead.

Use quicks instead.
Forum: Hardware mods 14 September 2019, 00:03
Replies: 53
Views: 8,823
Posted By idrougge
To to be more specific, a drive totally without...

To to be more specific, a drive totally without jumpers will be identified with ID 0. One with all jumpers set will be set as ID 7. Hence, it makes sense for the controller to be set as ID 7 (no cost...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 13 September 2019, 23:11
Replies: 9
Views: 429
Posted By idrougge
If you have a 3.1 ROM, you already have a licence...

If you have a 3.1 ROM, you already have a licence for the Workbench.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 13 September 2019, 23:10
Replies: 17
Views: 444
Posted By idrougge
It is faster because it doesn't wait. If the...

It is faster because it doesn't wait.

If the time required to blit exceeds one frame, if so only by a microsecond, a VWait will introduce a delay of an entire frame.

You will want to VWait or...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 13 September 2019, 20:36
Replies: 13
Views: 374
Posted By idrougge
Have you tried even asking for the SDK? If it...

Have you tried even asking for the SDK? If it doesn't have FD or header files, it can't be used from any language.
Forum: Hardware mods 13 September 2019, 12:11
Replies: 53
Views: 8,823
Posted By idrougge
Most SCSI controllers are ID 7.

Most SCSI controllers are ID 7.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 12 September 2019, 09:45
Replies: 13
Views: 374
Posted By idrougge
No, that's very pointless and against the point...

No, that's very pointless and against the point of shared libraries. Just ask for the FD file.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 10 September 2019, 03:02
Replies: 204
Views: 22,227
Posted By idrougge
RedShapeZ is quite useful. You can use it to grab...

RedShapeZ is quite useful. You can use it to grab sprites automatically if you've laid out your shapes in a (visible) grid.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 September 2019, 01:09
Replies: 36
Views: 1,797
Posted By idrougge
Oh, I must have thought there was only one Coco 3...

Oh, I must have thought there was only one Coco 3 port.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 09 September 2019, 14:46
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By idrougge
The FF FF 00 sequence seems to be part of the...

The FF FF 00 sequence seems to be part of the command name assembly macro as well as part of the "end library" signature.
Forum: support.Hardware 06 September 2019, 22:19
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Posted By idrougge
Have you tried flipping the RY/DC switch?

Have you tried flipping the RY/DC switch?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 September 2019, 22:17
Replies: 36
Views: 1,797
Posted By idrougge
Have you talked to this person?...

Have you talked to this person? http://www.nickmarentes.com/ProjectArchive/pacman.html
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 05 September 2019, 21:41
Replies: 31
Views: 741
Posted By idrougge
The colours are garbled because the Blitz...

The colours are garbled because the Blitz bitplanes are stored sequentially, so when you've scrolled a screenful, you've scrolled past the first bitplane, and suddenly the pointer for bitplane 0...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 05 September 2019, 12:07
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By idrougge
I think internal commands are tokenised in a...

I think internal commands are tokenised in a different way, but don't ask me for evidence.

Here is some information, including an ARexx program to exercise the Blitz tokeniser and a map of all...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 04 September 2019, 00:43
Replies: 50
Views: 4,081
Posted By idrougge
It's actually Phx's modplayer, I just added the...

It's actually Phx's modplayer, I just added the necessary shims to make a Blitz library out of it.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 03 September 2019, 00:26
Replies: 50
Views: 4,081
Posted By idrougge
You can set the start position in MTInit. Using...

You can set the start position in MTInit.
Using the other form of MTInit &module_addr, &instr_addr, startpos, you can have mods without instruments and keep their shared instruments at &inst_addr....
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 02 September 2019, 17:35
Replies: 50
Views: 4,081
Posted By idrougge
I finally got my arse out of the carriage and...

I finally got my arse out of the carriage and published the source code here: https://github.com/idrougge/blitz_ptplayer

Readme etc will be added later, and feel free to open issues or pull...
Forum: request.Other 02 September 2019, 17:30
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By idrougge
Can you post a picture?

Can you post a picture?
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 22 August 2019, 23:56
Replies: 23
Views: 1,020
Posted By idrougge
He's actually here on the forum:...

He's actually here on the forum: http://eab.abime.net/member.php?u=66936
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 August 2019, 17:26
Replies: 38
Views: 1,492
Posted By idrougge
Namco were considered pioneers in video game...

Namco were considered pioneers in video game music – how many other games with better music from 1982 do you know? Probably something from Namco.

Synth music pioneer Haruomi Hosono even remixed it...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 August 2019, 17:08
Replies: 16
Views: 458
Posted By idrougge
I thought the daughter board was only responsible...

I thought the daughter board was only responsible for TTL picture, hence my question.
Forum: support.Hardware 19 August 2019, 16:29
Replies: 16
Views: 458
Posted By idrougge
When you say your father fixed it by jumpering a...

When you say your father fixed it by jumpering a chip on the raised daughter board, do you mean that you still use TTL RGB instead of Scart?
Forum: support.Hardware 19 August 2019, 16:16
Replies: 129
Views: 32,510
Posted By idrougge
I have no banding on either the 702 or 912. The...

I have no banding on either the 702 or 912. The trick is to adjust the pixel clock so that the bands become bigger, until the biggest band is wider than the entire screen.
Forum: support.Hardware 09 August 2019, 23:55
Replies: 20
Views: 470
Posted By idrougge
It says on the Furia homepage that only Sandisk...

It says on the Furia homepage that only Sandisk cards are supported (i use an old 8 GB Sandisk card).

To make matters worse, modern Sandisk 16 GB cards seem to hate Amigas.
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