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Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 October 2019, 23:19
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Posted By NLS
New hardware is not much better in this respect. ...

New hardware is not much better in this respect.

Recently RMAed one more Seagate (maybe 6-7 in the last 3 years!).
My A4000/040 Seagate 3.2GB that is around 22 years old, still works fine. I...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 October 2019, 10:17
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Posted By NLS
Erm... what? :D

Erm... what?
:D
Forum: support.Hardware 04 October 2019, 13:38
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Posted By NLS
So does anybody have DraCo boot ROM 1.3?

So does anybody have DraCo boot ROM 1.3?
Forum: Collections 14 September 2019, 14:57
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Posted By NLS
Wow, so you have now proven that I spam the...

Wow, so you have now proven that I spam the thread?
Was this the best you could do with 18 pages? Do try harder.

BTW, you are spamming the thread too.

Get off my back, nobody appointed you...
Forum: Collections 14 September 2019, 13:18
Replies: 373
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Posted By NLS
This thread has no point any more, except if...

This thread has no point any more, except if moved to some other section and let it be...
Forum: Collections 11 September 2019, 12:04
Replies: 611
Views: 78,970
Posted By NLS
Thanks for the update.

Thanks for the update.
Forum: Collections 10 September 2019, 19:23
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Views: 78,970
Posted By NLS
I can see that. I mean, is the clean up process...

I can see that.
I mean, is the clean up process "finished" (as also in given up).
Forum: Collections 10 September 2019, 16:05
Replies: 611
Views: 78,970
Posted By NLS
Is this project finished? (the cleanup I mean)

Is this project finished? (the cleanup I mean)
Forum: Collections 08 September 2019, 16:04
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Posted By NLS
Sorry I think we missed the point here. So the...

Sorry I think we missed the point here.
So the important thing is if this thread goes "fine"?
This is a thread about some disks that started 3.5 YEARS ago.

Things started escalating after some...
Forum: Collections 06 September 2019, 20:40
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Posted By NLS
interesting escalation guess we are not getting...

interesting escalation
guess we are not getting those :D
Forum: project.EAB File Server 05 September 2019, 12:26
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Posted By NLS
Should we?

Should we?
Forum: Collections 22 August 2019, 09:54
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Posted By NLS
Like give the disks to someone that can take the...

Like give the disks to someone that can take the time to do it?
(no disrespect to G of course - but well... Homo Sapiens has a limited lifespan)
Forum: Collections 19 August 2019, 23:53
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Posted By NLS
Soooo... what is new?

Soooo... what is new?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 July 2019, 11:17
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Posted By NLS
Fact. Although the problem may stem from...

Fact.

Although the problem may stem from elsewhere.

1) When emulators started to be more popular (i.e. C64 emulators for Amiga don't count), PC was mainstream, so "BIOS" was already the popular...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 July 2019, 08:54
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Posted By NLS
Potato, potato. Just kidding. But I am sure...

Potato, potato.

Just kidding. But I am sure everybody here knows the difference between BIOS and Kickstart.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 July 2019, 08:43
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Posted By NLS
Yes. For workstation Commodore marketed A4000...

Yes.
For workstation Commodore marketed A4000 (and some PC models).
Forum: project.MAGE 18 July 2019, 13:30
Replies: 221
Views: 98,706
Posted By NLS
Good luck finishing the project. And then maybe...

Good luck finishing the project.
And then maybe really name it 2.5 officially.
(there is already a 2.1)
Forum: project.MAGE 12 July 2019, 17:24
Replies: 221
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Posted By NLS
I am everywhere. :D Except where I am banned. ...

I am everywhere. :D
Except where I am banned.

A good name would be something like "GB Amiga 2.0 Updated WHDLoad 2019-7".
(because after a year, some games will again be replaced with newer, so...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 July 2019, 20:29
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Posted By NLS
A1200 doesn't have RTC by default.

A1200 doesn't have RTC by default.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 July 2019, 13:29
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Posted By NLS
Where is the question? (and more specifically...

Where is the question?
(and more specifically Amiga question)

You already grabbed the utter mess that SCSI protocol have been.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 June 2019, 11:18
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Posted By NLS
OK first of all. People with PPC Amigas, run...

OK first of all.
People with PPC Amigas, run only software that is also compliant with RTG (external graphics) or makes very "OS friendly" library calls, so it still works.
I.e. not 99.9% of games....
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 June 2019, 10:47
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Posted By NLS
BTW there are people (inc. myself) that don't...

BTW there are people (inc. myself) that don't consider PPC Amigas true Amigas.
It was just the "talk of the town" back then (with new RISC Macs etc. and hating everything intel). We "believed" we...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 June 2019, 10:42
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Posted By NLS
I think you are correct in you assessment. ...

I think you are correct in you assessment.

Although I would correct the first line a bit. If the restrictive factor is the CPU, then authentic Amigas are limited by their CPU as expected. So...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 June 2019, 10:13
Replies: 2,369
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Posted By NLS
Not true. Multi-sync monitors are usually fine...

Not true. Multi-sync monitors are usually fine with 25/50Hz.

PAL is better as you see more lines. So software for PAL works properly only on PAL.
Software for NTSC, still works for PAL, although...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 31 May 2019, 15:54
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Posted By NLS
Actually: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XNU ...

Actually:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XNU
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darwin_(operating_system)
Forum: project.EAB File Server 26 May 2019, 12:33
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Posted By NLS
I expected more. :P (but I guess it is...

I expected more. :P

(but I guess it is enough for Amiga-only - esp. if there is any kind of deduplication going on)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 May 2019, 20:10
Replies: 2,369
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Posted By NLS
ARP was pretty much the default back in 1.3 for a...

ARP was pretty much the default back in 1.3 for a more "modern" experience.
Damn I miss those years. :(
Seeing a better requester was news to share with friends on the phone. :D
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 May 2019, 12:57
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Posted By NLS
You were embarrassed to ask that? :P

You were embarrassed to ask that?
:P
Forum: project.EAB File Server 20 May 2019, 12:22
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Posted By NLS
Wasn't the hardware upgraded a few months ago? ...

Wasn't the hardware upgraded a few months ago?
Good stuff. :D
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 May 2019, 12:21
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Posted By NLS
Again, we need to realize the context. When Amiga...

Again, we need to realize the context. When Amiga was released, what alternative was available, ESPECIALLY at the price range.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 May 2019, 12:23
Replies: 2,369
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Posted By NLS
One on One was very nice with its simplicity too.

One on One was very nice with its simplicity too.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 May 2019, 01:16
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Posted By NLS
Very true. The syntax of the commands comes from...

Very true. The syntax of the commands comes from Tripos though. If you are not sure, you can read the original tripos manual. I suspect how processes are handled and if I/O is released also comes...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 May 2019, 23:18
Replies: 2,369
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Posted By NLS
In any case things are as they are. Good bad,...

In any case things are as they are. Good bad, this is what they are.
AmigaOS is based on Tripos FFS (not fastfilesystem... for-f*cks-sake)...
When AmigaOS did what it did, MS-DOS just couldn't. It...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 May 2019, 08:39
Replies: 2,369
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Posted By NLS
To test Photogenics magic (or no magic), you need...

To test Photogenics magic (or no magic), you need to use a photo with harsh vertical lines and contrast. A smooth semi-gray-scale image "helps" HAM8 "hide".
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 May 2019, 16:32
Replies: 2,369
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Posted By NLS
Is it HAM? Or is 256 color mode? (also IIRC...

Is it HAM? Or is 256 color mode?

(also IIRC HAM8 produces less distinct artifacts than HAM6)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 May 2019, 16:32
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Posted By NLS
Nil = null

Nil = null
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 May 2019, 17:32
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Posted By NLS
Well that's a bit unfair for Commodore and CLI. ...

Well that's a bit unfair for Commodore and CLI.
It works as intended - then programmers needed to abide and didn't always.
CLI when first released was way better than the then version of MS-DOS and...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 May 2019, 13:36
Replies: 2,369
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Posted By NLS
Why is one related to the other? The "process"...

Why is one related to the other?
The "process" opened by the specific window is used by the command.
For a program to open a new process is the dev's choice (and not something enforced by Commodore...
Forum: support.Other 02 May 2019, 21:56
Replies: 28
Views: 2,541
Posted By NLS
No it's not there. It's like Linux (or any...

No it's not there.
It's like Linux (or any *ix), the "passwd" file.
I don't recall the muFS path right now.

Note that if you have followed the lock instructions back then, then the file will not...
Forum: News 10 April 2019, 17:03
Replies: 126
Views: 14,585
Posted By NLS
4.4.2? This is almost as old as the (original)...

4.4.2?
This is almost as old as the (original) tunes you are trying to play. :D
I can't imagine the crappiest Android 7+ device being slower than any Android 4.4.2 era device.
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