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Forum: support.Other 16 February 2019, 11:21
Replies: 29
Views: 780
Posted By Locutus
Would it be possible to include default...

Would it be possible to include default quickstart defaults for low-latency

settings?



Or is it too many variables that can differ between host setups to reach that?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 February 2019, 14:25
Replies: 30
Views: 940
Posted By Locutus
Why would you want that? You dont need to...

Why would you want that?

You dont need to pay anything for a 'SDK' for non-walled garden platforms.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 February 2019, 14:34
Replies: 30
Views: 940
Posted By Locutus
Oh yes, very much SLIME, or even just ELISP by...

Oh yes, very much SLIME, or even just ELISP by itself.... i ehh, might have ended up writing full applications in ELISP by accident...



Touch everything in its most private parts with super...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 February 2019, 13:15
Replies: 30
Views: 940
Posted By Locutus
GNU/Linux works for me, 'limitless creativity, do...

GNU/Linux works for me, 'limitless creativity, do everything you want'
Forum: support.Hardware 06 February 2019, 16:15
Replies: 17
Views: 516
Posted By Locutus
With machines like the SGI Indigo2 its different,...

With machines like the SGI Indigo2 its different, because they have dividing bars from the expansion card, CD Drive and HDD Cages and PSU supporting the top cover, so a lot of the pressure is...
Forum: News 06 February 2019, 14:42
Replies: 53
Views: 5,023
Posted By Locutus
Yes

Yes
Forum: News 06 February 2019, 10:23
Replies: 53
Views: 5,023
Posted By Locutus
Yup, same setup here nowadays. Indivision...

Yup, same setup here nowadays.

Indivision AGA MK2 is in the 4k, but when the machine is used for any games or demos the OSSC comes out....
Forum: support.Hardware 05 February 2019, 21:18
Replies: 17
Views: 516
Posted By Locutus
Not entirely related, but i did have a 24" CRT...

Not entirely related, but i did have a 24" CRT Trinitron sitting on top of my A3000 back in the day.
Forum: support.Hardware 25 January 2019, 19:18
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By Locutus
you musnt have looked hard: ...

you musnt have looked hard:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/MC68010P12/151953000804?hash=item23611ac964:g:WikAAOSwll1Wup3b:rk:20:pf:0

If its an upgrade is questionable
Forum: support.Amix 24 January 2019, 15:19
Replies: 17
Views: 1,278
Posted By Locutus
likely, modern kernels spawn a ~640x480 256 color...

likely, modern kernels spawn a ~640x480 256 color fb, it wasn't so bad back in the day with a 1bpp or 4bpp fb.
Forum: Coders. General 21 January 2019, 10:48
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By Locutus
I definitely need one of those C-YMP boards :-D ...

I definitely need one of those C-YMP boards :-D


(This almost gives that Moobunny feeling, you shall sorely be missed)
Forum: support.Hardware 18 January 2019, 09:27
Replies: 18
Views: 972
Posted By Locutus
Because Amiga is all about having a dumb...

Because Amiga is all about having a dumb framebuffer and running code on top of crufty wrapper libraries pretending to be BSD4.4-Lites.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 01 January 2019, 15:58
Replies: 7
Views: 1,200
Posted By Locutus
Maybe more interesting... QEMU added some...

Maybe more interesting...

QEMU added some soft-MMU fixes to facilitate the mac99 host to run MorphOS, would be interesting to see if these also fix MorphOS 0.x and 1.4 to run on WinUAE.

Its...
Forum: News 30 December 2018, 13:28
Replies: 632
Views: 72,155
Posted By Locutus
Meh, manually movable windows are so.....useless...

Meh, manually movable windows are so.....useless and inefficient ;-)
Forum: Amiga scene 24 December 2018, 16:04
Replies: 71
Views: 3,975
Posted By Locutus
I think the bigger problem might be that the mode...

I think the bigger problem might be that the mode would be interlaced on Amiga (Highres Laced).

And the artstyle is full of single pixel width lines, flicker is probably really really bad for that...
Forum: Amiga scene 24 December 2018, 12:39
Replies: 71
Views: 3,975
Posted By Locutus
No, Policenauts came out on PC98, 3DO, PSX and...

No, Policenauts came out on PC98, 3DO, PSX and Saturn.

The PC98 and 3DO/PSX/Saturn set of games are quite different.

PC98 has all handdrawn pixel art. The PC98 it targets is i think a 386SX and...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 December 2018, 16:49
Replies: 71
Views: 3,975
Posted By Locutus
Playing through Policenauts right now (Saturn fan...

Playing through Policenauts right now (Saturn fan translation),

And it strikes me that the PC98 version would have been a good example of what you could do on Amiga if a HDD and some extra memory...
Forum: News 20 December 2018, 18:41
Replies: 53
Views: 5,023
Posted By Locutus
I remember him teasing a PCB design for a 1200...

I remember him teasing a PCB design for a 1200 060 board quite some time ago already on A1k.

So lets see..... i fear what the price will end up being....
Forum: support.Apps 20 December 2018, 14:24
Replies: 18
Views: 1,056
Posted By Locutus
Colemak for Ever. As for editor choice on...

Colemak for Ever.

As for editor choice on Amiga, i still use GNU Emacs 20.3: http://aminet.net/package/text/edit/em203i3
Forum: support.Apps 17 December 2018, 18:27
Replies: 18
Views: 1,056
Posted By Locutus
I feel uncomfortable everytime i see someone...

I feel uncomfortable everytime i see someone programming on Scandinavian QWERTY. (okay, that and QWERTY makes me convulse)
Forum: support.Hardware 17 December 2018, 18:25
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Locutus
many widescreen monitors support Pillarboxing,...

many widescreen monitors support Pillarboxing, stretching 4:3 -> 16:9 is ofcourse an abomination but pillarboxed it can be quite okay.
Forum: Amiga scene 15 December 2018, 19:34
Replies: 71
Views: 3,975
Posted By Locutus
And amusingly even that had its hardcore fans,...

And amusingly even that had its hardcore fans, its great how the trajectory of almost every 68k platform is similar with a familiar level of hardcore fanaticism :D
Forum: support.Hardware 15 December 2018, 00:51
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By Locutus
Configuring SCSI chains....not a fond memory... ...

Configuring SCSI chains....not a fond memory...

But for mixed 8/16bit mode SCSI your setup is correct.

Recommended is:

Active 16 bit terminator -> Controller -> <16bit devices> -> Terminate...
Forum: Hardware mods 13 December 2018, 15:27
Replies: 17
Views: 1,931
Posted By Locutus
slightly ographic.

slightly ographic.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 13 December 2018, 10:55
Replies: 5
Views: 835
Posted By Locutus
You are trying to make a lot out of pretty much...

You are trying to make a lot out of pretty much nothing.
Forum: News 07 December 2018, 19:24
Replies: 42
Views: 3,543
Posted By Locutus
Oh that actually sounds interesting....

Oh that actually sounds interesting....
Forum: support.Hardware 04 December 2018, 09:03
Replies: 3
Views: 943
Posted By Locutus
Probably latency is going to be a problem, as...

Probably latency is going to be a problem, as these games were written for local serial links.

But, you could just do this using socat:

http://www.dest-unreach.org/socat/

Pretty trivial,...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 November 2018, 11:42
Replies: 135
Views: 10,611
Posted By Locutus
The thought that porting MacOS code to AmigaOS is...

The thought that porting MacOS code to AmigaOS is somehow more feasible amuses me.
Forum: Amiga scene 24 November 2018, 20:00
Replies: 135
Views: 10,611
Posted By Locutus
IIRC you can just copy over the OS3.9 Reaction...

IIRC you can just copy over the OS3.9 Reaction dependencies to 3.1
Forum: Amiga scene 16 November 2018, 11:40
Replies: 60
Views: 4,474
Posted By Locutus
None of these are relevant as long as all the...

None of these are relevant as long as all the copyright trolling and insane 'businesses' are involved.
Forum: Amiga scene 08 November 2018, 19:53
Replies: 802
Views: 57,629
Posted By Locutus
What i found most interesting was that back when...

What i found most interesting was that back when the 3.1 code dropped it was the first time in ages that i've heard so many people excitedly talk about the Amiga.

Real people in person having...
Forum: Coders. Language 08 November 2018, 17:08
Replies: 3
Views: 917
Posted By Locutus
Yes a LLVM 68k Backend is a obvious requirement...

Yes a LLVM 68k Backend is a obvious requirement for getting Rust up on 68k ofcourse.

Having Rust is more exciting then just LLVM by itself.
Forum: Amiga scene 08 November 2018, 12:05
Replies: 802
Views: 57,629
Posted By Locutus
I thought we had all been told they would be...

I thought we had all been told they would be utterly impenetrable.....
Forum: Coders. Language 08 November 2018, 11:33
Replies: 3
Views: 917
Posted By Locutus
68k Rust

https://github.com/glaubitz/rust/tree/m68k-linux


68k Rust? Oh lord yes please.


Will be interesting to see where this goes, my understanding is that this project is initiated by Debian/68k...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 November 2018, 18:26
Replies: 802
Views: 57,629
Posted By Locutus
That's a gift that would almost tempt one into...

That's a gift that would almost tempt one into marriage :-D
Forum: News 02 November 2018, 08:55
Replies: 632
Views: 72,155
Posted By Locutus
Watching harddrive demo's. Standard...

Watching harddrive demo's.


Standard 'protocol' for running them is boot -> setpatch -> start from No-SS.
Forum: support.WinUAE 30 October 2018, 14:34
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By Locutus
accessing a real HDD with fs-uae works, just...

accessing a real HDD with fs-uae works, just specify the block device.

For mounting it using the Linux kernel affs support, you will need to have Amiga RDB Partition map support in your kernel...
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 October 2018, 15:26
Replies: 7
Views: 552
Posted By Locutus
Maybe it helps if you say what is 'greyed out'....

Maybe it helps if you say what is 'greyed out'....
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 27 October 2018, 10:53
Replies: 11
Views: 1,190
Posted By Locutus
excellent theming :D

excellent theming :D
Forum: Amiga scene 22 October 2018, 18:54
Replies: 802
Views: 57,629
Posted By Locutus
Actively maintained, open source, code publicly...

Actively maintained, open source, code publicly available, no bizarre contracts, no money, no stress.


https://github.com/freemint
https://github.com/emutos/emutos
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