English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 40 of 3679
Search took 0.31 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: idrougge
Forum: News 11 December 2018, 19:47
Replies: 13
Views: 1,187
Posted By idrougge
This.

This.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 November 2018, 19:50
Replies: 52
Views: 2,596
Posted By idrougge
That's what "easier to program" means. On the...

That's what "easier to program" means. On the Amiga, you had to work out your own hacks to provide what was hardware features on the consoles.

You could compare this to the situation with the...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 November 2018, 19:27
Replies: 8
Views: 312
Posted By idrougge
What you could do is try another card – but...

What you could do is try another card – but beware that the cheap Sandisk 16 GB cards aren't PCMCIA compatible.
Forum: support.Hardware 20 November 2018, 19:22
Replies: 31
Views: 1,040
Posted By idrougge
http://grovdata.se/gotek/15.jpg

http://grovdata.se/gotek/15.jpg
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 20 November 2018, 19:20
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By idrougge
I don't know, but a downgrade to 1.44 helped for...

I don't know, but a downgrade to 1.44 helped for me.
Forum: support.Hardware 18 November 2018, 20:14
Replies: 8
Views: 312
Posted By idrougge
Okay, I should have said: There is no maxtransfer...

Okay, I should have said: There is no maxtransfer problem on the PCMCIA port.
Notably, the CF0 dosdriver has no maxtransfer parameter.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 18 November 2018, 13:30
Replies: 2,014
Views: 288,829
Posted By idrougge
Is the name really that important?

Is the name really that important?
Forum: Amiga scene 18 November 2018, 00:54
Replies: 30
Views: 2,115
Posted By idrougge
I've worked on localisation before, so sure.

I've worked on localisation before, so sure.
Forum: support.Hardware 18 November 2018, 00:53
Replies: 8
Views: 312
Posted By idrougge
There is no max transfer involved on PCMCIA port.

There is no max transfer involved on PCMCIA port.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 November 2018, 00:08
Replies: 15
Views: 1,086
Posted By idrougge
I didn't know the ROMz site business was so...

I didn't know the ROMz site business was so lucrative you could afford to spare 5 million € or whatever the current price of the Swiss franc is.
Forum: support.Apps 17 November 2018, 01:05
Replies: 15
Views: 583
Posted By idrougge
There was a late upgrade to AmigaVision called...

There was a late upgrade to AmigaVision called AmigaVision Pro — released around the time of the release of the A4000.

If you need it, I can upload it to the Zone.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 November 2018, 00:53
Replies: 20
Views: 1,381
Posted By idrougge
Yes, you could say that high-colour graphics...

Yes, you could say that high-colour graphics cards for the PC in those days were like Amiga graphics cards before the arrival of CyberGraphX.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 November 2018, 00:49
Replies: 30
Views: 2,115
Posted By idrougge
Fixed swedish locale.

Fixed swedish locale.
Forum: support.Hardware 17 November 2018, 00:36
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By idrougge
The last one certainly looks like a grounding...

The last one certainly looks like a grounding cable, but I've never seen one before, despite owning to A4000s myself and having repaired several.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 11 November 2018, 18:52
Replies: 998
Views: 35,021
Posted By idrougge
Yes, I come to think of an old print server I...

Yes, I come to think of an old print server I had. Mind you, that print server was manufactured by Intel.
Forum: support.Hardware 11 November 2018, 15:02
Replies: 12
Views: 552
Posted By idrougge
Use a short flat screwdriver. Insert it in the...

Use a short flat screwdriver. Insert it in the short end of a socket and turn it back and forth around its axis to dislodge the chip. Repeat on the other end.
Forum: support.Hardware 11 November 2018, 14:48
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By idrougge
Where does it say that he used composite?

Where does it say that he used composite?
Forum: support.Hardware 11 November 2018, 14:33
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By idrougge
Yes, but Scart cables do use the +12V to activate...

Yes, but Scart cables do use the +12V to activate the switch signal.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 11 November 2018, 02:14
Replies: 998
Views: 35,021
Posted By idrougge
How many architectures used the 80486, pray tell?...

How many architectures used the 80486, pray tell? The 68040 was used by a lot of Macs, by Amigas, by jet fighters, by Hewlett-Packard, by NeXT, in various network equipment, in Atari and QL clones…
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 10 November 2018, 15:49
Replies: 998
Views: 35,021
Posted By idrougge
Name one modern programming language inspired by...

Name one modern programming language inspired by C.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 28 October 2018, 02:53
Replies: 998
Views: 35,021
Posted By idrougge
I never mentioned the 68000, did I. Please...

I never mentioned the 68000, did I. Please compare the ARM of any generation to other contemporaneous RISC processors, not to the 68000.
Forum: HOL news 27 October 2018, 16:18
Replies: 219
Views: 16,157
Posted By idrougge
It is obviously such a big deal to someone that...

It is obviously such a big deal to someone that they go to such lengths as replacing the "texttro" even though it never prevented someone from playing the game.



That's exactly what I wrote,...
Forum: HOL news 26 October 2018, 23:59
Replies: 219
Views: 16,157
Posted By idrougge
When you fix the scratches in an old painting,...

When you fix the scratches in an old painting, you don't try to make your painted-in parts inconspicuous, since that will only serve to confuse the art historians of the future.
Forum: Hardware mods 24 October 2018, 12:57
Replies: 408
Views: 350,007
Posted By idrougge
I always disable the HD detection on drives I...

I always disable the HD detection on drives I modify.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 October 2018, 12:45
Replies: 67
Views: 3,370
Posted By idrougge
It's not a selective example, it's an example...

It's not a selective example, it's an example from top of mind, since Zak is the game I've played the most.
I would have given them the benefit of the doubt for Maniac Mansion since it was their...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 October 2018, 21:06
Replies: 92
Views: 3,680
Posted By idrougge
But you can in Red Alert. Never having played the...

But you can in Red Alert. Never having played the original C&C, I thought it worked the same.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 October 2018, 21:00
Replies: 2,014
Views: 288,829
Posted By idrougge
Just a / takes you to the parent directory.

Just a / takes you to the parent directory.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 October 2018, 20:54
Replies: 67
Views: 3,370
Posted By idrougge
I remember Zak McKraken not sounding much better...

I remember Zak McKraken not sounding much better than an ST soundtrack.

And even Tiertex made better soundtracks on the Amiga than on the ST.



I think I'm perfectly fair towards Lucasfilm....
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 23 October 2018, 16:01
Replies: 998
Views: 35,021
Posted By idrougge
What is contrived about it? The world chose the...

What is contrived about it? The world chose the 68000 architecture, and when the world moved on, it didn't move on to the x86 architecture.



1. The ARM has never been a fast processor. It has...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 October 2018, 15:35
Replies: 17
Views: 1,127
Posted By idrougge
Not immediately, Commodore used several brands...

Not immediately, Commodore used several brands and most SMD capacitors look the same anyway.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 October 2018, 15:29
Replies: 155
Views: 8,980
Posted By idrougge
Basically – everyone. My X68000 has named chips,...

Basically – everyone. My X68000 has named chips, the Lynx and Jaguar do, the Enterprise does; the list goes on…



That's what the AA+ chipset was about. It would have enabled HD floppies and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 October 2018, 15:15
Replies: 92
Views: 3,680
Posted By idrougge
For an Amiga game from the 80s/90s to really...

For an Amiga game from the 80s/90s to really stand the test of time, I think it must either have been totally original, or it must have been at the apex of its genre.

This rules out Civilization...
Forum: request.Apps 23 October 2018, 01:00
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By idrougge
It must have taken you a lot of time and thought...

It must have taken you a lot of time and thought to come up with such a good thread title.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 October 2018, 00:50
Replies: 67
Views: 3,370
Posted By idrougge
To be fair, Lucasfilm only started to make use of...

To be fair, Lucasfilm only started to make use of the Amiga's graphical capabilities when they started to have VGA as their lead platform. Before that, they made all their graphics for EGA – with its...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 October 2018, 00:47
Replies: 67
Views: 3,370
Posted By idrougge
Nope, even on a 1438, the Amiga graphics don't...

Nope, even on a 1438, the Amiga graphics don't look like PC graphics. This is because the Amiga lowres screenmode causes scanlines, thereby shrinking the pixels. On a VGA lowres screen, there are no...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 October 2018, 23:22
Replies: 14
Views: 658
Posted By idrougge
Looks like the OP has a 1D4 board, which is...

Looks like the OP has a 1D4 board, which is susceptible to screen interference. This is solved by installing a single 1 µF capacitor on the motherboard.
Forum: support.Apps 22 October 2018, 12:07
Replies: 9
Views: 516
Posted By idrougge
Yes, DefIcons does exactly that.

Yes, DefIcons does exactly that.
Forum: Amiga scene 22 October 2018, 12:02
Replies: 384
Views: 31,931
Posted By idrougge
Without Amiga Forever and its stranglehold on the...

Without Amiga Forever and its stranglehold on the OS, you could download a working Amiga emulator as easily as you can download a Megadrive emulator. That would give even more casual users an entry...
Forum: News 22 October 2018, 11:53
Replies: 587
Views: 61,350
Posted By idrougge
One notable difference is that it doesn't work on...

One notable difference is that it doesn't work on drawers.

WBrun from 3.9 still seems to work, though.
Forum: News 20 October 2018, 15:10
Replies: 587
Views: 61,350
Posted By idrougge
What is the purpose of C:WBLoad?

What is the purpose of C:WBLoad?
Showing results 1 to 40 of 3679

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 20:45.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Page generated in 0.25970 seconds with 10 queries