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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 October 2019, 16:29
Replies: 44
Views: 1,444
Posted By UberFreak
I predict the only thing different in 2030 is, we...

I predict the only thing different in 2030 is, we will all be 10 years closer to our grave (or already in it).
Everything else will stay the same, or get worse...

I'm a pessimist, sue me :)
Forum: OT - General 13 October 2019, 03:24
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By UberFreak
This just showed up in my recommended videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n25lPcWehBs


Is this the world famous "doomy" I keep hearing about ?
I assume this is BS and there is no "mega load" of Amigas :laughing
Forum: News 11 October 2019, 18:38
Replies: 115
Views: 11,897
Posted By UberFreak
Won't work with a Vampire. AFAIK, ROM socket is...

Won't work with a Vampire.
AFAIK, ROM socket is disabled when the vampire is installed.
Forum: Amiga scene 05 October 2019, 13:03
Replies: 110
Views: 12,744
Posted By UberFreak
060 demos in recent years are usually not made...

060 demos in recent years are usually not made for 50Mhz.
A few years back the Revision 060 compo machine was running at 66Mhz, but this year I noticed it was 72Mhz.
TBL's demos are among the few...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 October 2019, 16:18
Replies: 509
Views: 91,294
Posted By UberFreak
Hi majsta, Is there a technical reason why...

Hi majsta,
Is there a technical reason why memory size was not increased for V1200 ?
Forum: support.Hardware 28 September 2019, 16:44
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By UberFreak
Everything I've seen and read about these cards...

Everything I've seen and read about these cards suggest you can only read files from the card through WiFi, but can't write to it.
Forum: News 11 September 2019, 16:41
Replies: 162
Views: 37,622
Posted By UberFreak
The update only confirms what was already assumed...

The update only confirms what was already assumed years ago - the project is officially dead.
It was a semi-interesting concept back in 2012, but in today's market, not so much.
Forum: Amiga scene 25 August 2019, 16:35
Replies: 110
Views: 12,744
Posted By UberFreak
I highly doubt it will happen, as it will require...

I highly doubt it will happen, as it will require checking the code for each effect, to determine if its "animation".

As an (ex) C64 demo coder, I can tell you that every 3D effect you ever saw on...
Forum: News 01 August 2019, 23:40
Replies: 115
Views: 11,897
Posted By UberFreak
So basically this thing is more powerfull than...

So basically this thing is more powerfull than the Amiga it attaches to :crazy
Forum: Amiga scene 22 July 2019, 13:20
Replies: 378
Views: 29,725
Posted By UberFreak
I'll believe it when I see it. Where exactly...

I'll believe it when I see it.
Where exactly are they going to source a large amount of 060 CPUs?
They are scarce (not to mention expensive) these days.


As for the V1200, after waiting years...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 June 2019, 10:41
Replies: 12
Views: 970
Posted By UberFreak
Its not a new method, been reported in other...

Its not a new method, been reported in other places some years back.
Some people who tried it back then also reported that the items yellowed again quite quickly and became very brittle.

Seems...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 May 2019, 16:10
Replies: 35
Views: 1,538
Posted By UberFreak
1541 Ultimate II cartridge is the only solution...

1541 Ultimate II cartridge is the only solution I'd go for.
Besides floppy emulation, it features REU (up to 16MB RAM expansion) and EasyFlash compatibility, built-in turbo loader, SID player, MOD...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 April 2019, 20:40
Replies: 110
Views: 12,744
Posted By UberFreak
Runs on a stock A500 with 1MB

Runs on a stock A500 with 1MB
Forum: Amiga scene 23 April 2019, 15:22
Replies: 110
Views: 12,744
Posted By UberFreak
Agree with Decker and jizmo. Regardless if...

Agree with Decker and jizmo.

Regardless if you like the style or not, this demo is a technical marvel.
The fact that it fits on 2 disks (the music alone is ~550kb) and runs at the speed it does, ...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 April 2019, 14:05
Replies: 156
Views: 19,173
Posted By UberFreak
I don't see these social networks as...

I don't see these social networks as progression...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 05 April 2019, 02:09
Replies: 12
Views: 1,508
Posted By UberFreak
If you have the 1084s variant with both SCART and...

If you have the 1084s variant with both SCART and DIN-8, the SCART is used for analog RGB and the DIN is used for digital (RGBI)
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 05 April 2019, 02:02
Replies: 12
Views: 1,508
Posted By UberFreak
You need Analog RGB for an Amiga. There are...

You need Analog RGB for an Amiga.

There are basically three types of RGB input connectors on various 1084(s) monitors:
1) Scart
2) D-Type 9-pin
3) DIN 6-pin

So, depends on which connector...
Forum: Amiga scene 26 March 2019, 17:58
Replies: 3
Views: 1,089
Posted By UberFreak
I'm surprised the old Cortex firmware is still in...

I'm surprised the old Cortex firmware is still in use, as it is buggy and not maintained for years now.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 18 March 2019, 01:22
Replies: 21
Views: 3,236
Posted By UberFreak
Depends on which core version you use with the...

Depends on which core version you use with the Vampire.
Core 2.x only replaces the CPU and adds RTG, Core 3.x also overrides the Amiga chipset.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 17 March 2019, 17:01
Replies: 21
Views: 3,236
Posted By UberFreak
It looks nice in pictures, but

It looks nice in pictures, but
Forum: Amiga scene 13 March 2019, 00:44
Replies: 206
Views: 14,721
Posted By UberFreak
I'm still amazed these questions are being asked....

I'm still amazed these questions are being asked.

Let me tell you a little secret:
Even if it wasn't "allowed" and you did it anyway, nobody will know! :laughing
Forum: Amiga scene 02 March 2019, 03:10
Replies: 30
Views: 1,910
Posted By UberFreak
New 68060 accelerators are not available and...

New 68060 accelerators are not available and haven't been for years.
Their used price is crazy and the 68060 CPU itself is expensive and impossible to find in quantities suitable for producing new...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 March 2019, 17:03
Replies: 956
Views: 129,381
Posted By UberFreak
Never in my life have I ever bothered to read a...

Never in my life have I ever bothered to read a single sentence of a software license.
Know why?

It simply does not matter.
Forum: Amiga scene 28 February 2019, 00:45
Replies: 30
Views: 1,910
Posted By UberFreak
Exactly, you have a choice not to replace (most...

Exactly, you have a choice not to replace (most of) the Amiga chipset, which makes the comment I responded to untrue or at least, inaccurate.
AFAIK, no vampire is currently sold with Core 3, which...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 February 2019, 00:14
Replies: 30
Views: 1,910
Posted By UberFreak
Repeating this won't make it true. The only...

Repeating this won't make it true.
The only chip current Vampires (v2) replace is the CPU, the Amiga chipset is fully in use.
Its basically an accelerator + GFX card.
Forum: Amiga scene 28 February 2019, 00:10
Replies: 30
Views: 1,910
Posted By UberFreak
You basically described a Vampire v2, just with...

You basically described a Vampire v2, just with RTG instead of indivision-like functionality (which you can add).
Forum: support.Hardware 25 February 2019, 00:57
Replies: 8
Views: 437
Posted By UberFreak
You can't match SCART to the 6-pin DIN, since...

You can't match SCART to the 6-pin DIN, since SCART carries only the Composite Sync (HSync and VSync combined), but for this particular 1084 you need seperate HSync and VSync.
There are 1084 models...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 February 2019, 21:53
Replies: 8
Views: 437
Posted By UberFreak
Your issue is simple: 6-pin RGB doesnt have...

Your issue is simple:

6-pin RGB doesnt have C-Sync, only H/V.
Scart uses C-Sync.
Forum: Amiga scene 20 February 2019, 19:56
Replies: 378
Views: 29,725
Posted By UberFreak
V1200 is finally progressing, and that's way more...

V1200 is finally progressing, and that's way more interesting to me than the standalone.
Can't wait!
Forum: News 03 February 2019, 17:01
Replies: 55
Views: 5,807
Posted By UberFreak
Performance on WinUAE is pointless, how does it...

Performance on WinUAE is pointless, how does it perform on an 060 Amiga?

Thanks for working on this, NovaCoder!
Forum: support.Other 02 February 2019, 23:50
Replies: 43
Views: 3,955
Posted By UberFreak
Didn't your card come with a manual ? Read...

Didn't your card come with a manual ?
Read here:
https://www.vesalia.de/files/ACA1230_manual_E.pdf

You'll need to download and use the ACATune utility to activate MAPROM.
Forum: News 31 January 2019, 14:09
Replies: 423
Views: 54,819
Posted By UberFreak
This is by no means an attack against this great...

This is by no means an attack against this great project, just the way I see things.

I just did a quick Ebay search for sold A1200 worldwide and you can get a complete working unit for around the...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2019, 17:53
Replies: 831
Views: 74,697
Posted By UberFreak
Repeating this every other post won't make it...

Repeating this every other post won't make it happen, they can't release what they don't own.
Forum: Amiga scene 09 January 2019, 15:51
Replies: 26
Views: 2,987
Posted By UberFreak
~125 Euro for an 060 CPU ? Only if its a Rev6,...

~125 Euro for an 060 CPU ?
Only if its a Rev6, which the ones in the link aren't.

Older 060 revisions sell for 50-70 Euros, last time I checked on Amibay.
Forum: Amiga scene 08 January 2019, 11:52
Replies: 26
Views: 2,987
Posted By UberFreak
Cheap is a relative term :) I've seen CS mk1...

Cheap is a relative term :)

I've seen CS mk1 sell around this price in the past year, and those can have 128MB fast-ram with a SCSI option.
I even bought my BPPC (060 variant) for less, but that...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 October 2018, 05:02
Replies: 5
Views: 1,209
Posted By UberFreak
Last time I checked (a year or so ago) there were...

Last time I checked (a year or so ago) there were demo installs on whddownload.com that were missing on the EAB file server (can't remember exactly which atm).
Is it complete now?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 October 2018, 01:50
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By UberFreak
dd writes raw input data to the output device, so...

dd writes raw input data to the output device, so with this command you're basically writing the gzip file itself to the CF card, starting from sector 0.

What does the gz file contain?
Forum: Amiga scene 26 September 2018, 19:14
Replies: 197
Views: 11,726
Posted By UberFreak
Conspiracy theories about garage people stealing...

Conspiracy theories about garage people stealing your data in an Amiga forum!
I thought I've seen it all :)

I hoped that once the a.org forum reopened all the trolls will go back there, but...
Forum: News 18 September 2018, 18:03
Replies: 209
Views: 23,458
Posted By UberFreak
So, they admit its a manufacturing defect but...

So, they admit its a manufacturing defect but don't offer to replace the item?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 06 September 2018, 23:42
Replies: 52
Views: 5,595
Posted By UberFreak
Not just Amiga specific, but I missed out on a...

Not just Amiga specific, but I missed out on a free huge computer/console collection because I was not quick enough. TWICE.
Lost sleep and grew grey hairs because of it...

I regret that when...
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