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Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) Today, 00:53
Replies: 85
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Posted By DrBong
Remind me never to shake hands with you mate! ;) ...

Remind me never to shake hands with you mate! ;)



Grazie mille! :cool

I'm 99.9999% certain there is no EU release of Downhill Challenge (http://hol.abime.net/400) under that title, but...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) Yesterday, 21:40
Replies: 85
Views: 1,941
Posted By DrBong
@All Glad that you're enjoying the fact that...

@All
Glad that you're enjoying the fact that you're finally getting your grubby little mits on these "exclusive" IPFs! :D Well overdue and big raspberries to the *inaugural* CAPS team for being so...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 19 September 2018, 23:02
Replies: 85
Views: 1,941
Posted By DrBong
Nice fast work! :great You ain't...

Nice fast work! :great




You ain't seen nothing yet! ;)

@All
All IPFs listed below.....in the Zone. Enjoy and to all a good night! :sleep
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 19 September 2018, 21:27
Replies: 85
Views: 1,941
Posted By DrBong
@DoubleD No problems! :xmas @Denis ...

@DoubleD
No problems! :xmas

@Denis
Here's a photo for tonight's 2nd installment of games (letter 'C', random games).......

BackgammonRoyale_2112...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 19 September 2018, 18:11
Replies: 85
Views: 1,941
Posted By DrBong
Thanks once again Denis! :cool I just realised...

Thanks once again Denis! :cool I just realised that the Bi-Fi game in the photo I posted is the follow-up game "Action in Hollywood" rather than the prequel "Snack Zone", so I will not upload that...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 19 September 2018, 15:23
Replies: 85
Views: 1,941
Posted By DrBong
@Avanze, haynor No problems! :cool Thanks to...

@Avanze, haynor
No problems! :cool Thanks to all those who have contributed missing IPFs for the benefit of the Amiga community also! :great

@Denis
Here are a couple of photos of tonight's...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 19 September 2018, 00:57
Replies: 85
Views: 1,941
Posted By DrBong
@Denis Merci! :great @All All IPFs from...

@Denis
Merci! :great

@All
All IPFs from the last post....in the Zone. Enjoy!
Forum: support.Games 18 September 2018, 23:30
Replies: 4
Views: 161
Posted By DrBong
Well, it's buried in a box in the spare room and...

Well, it's buried in a box in the spare room and it would involve having to shift several heavy boxes out of the way just to get to it. I still have the original invoice for it, though, which IMHO...
Forum: MarketPlace 18 September 2018, 23:05
Replies: 5
Views: 657
Posted By DrBong
Bummer that you didn't get any bites for the U.S....

Bummer that you didn't get any bites for the U.S. release. In any case, the box scan on Darrin Massena's blog has been taken from the Exotica website rather than the reverse. I doubt that he supplied...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 18 September 2018, 22:26
Replies: 85
Views: 1,941
Posted By DrBong
Ahem, Denis! :p @Denis What forms of...

Ahem, Denis! :p



@Denis
What forms of proof do you accept exactly? Are there any other forms of proof besides dumps and photos that you will accept (e.g. receipts of payment)?

Anyway,...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 18 September 2018, 01:13
Replies: 85
Views: 1,941
Posted By DrBong
UK or U.S. version?! ;) UK version (Kingsoft) is...

UK or U.S. version?! ;) UK version (Kingsoft) is packed away in some box somewhere, but I have the U.S. version (Anco) handy.

I have many of the games in Haynor's list too, but I'm not sure how...
Forum: support.Games 17 September 2018, 00:28
Replies: 4
Views: 161
Posted By DrBong
What do the HOL notes say? ;) The game was...

What do the HOL notes say? ;)

The game was originally released by Addictive and is very rare on the Amiga (and probably the Atari ST too). I bought mine brand new on Ebay about 10 years ago from...
Forum: MarketPlace 01 September 2018, 23:08
Replies: 6
Views: 465
Posted By DrBong
Sure it is! ;) http://hol.abime.net/6301 ...

Sure it is! ;)

http://hol.abime.net/6301



Neither would I, although I might for the 2nd mission disk (soon to be added to HOL). Paid $10 USD for my copy of mission disk 1 about 10 years ago...
Forum: MarketPlace 01 September 2018, 21:55
Replies: 5
Views: 657
Posted By DrBong
Out of curiosity, did you manage to find the...

Out of curiosity, did you manage to find the almost mythical U.S. release of Sidewinder?!

I've got a few copies of the UK release (http://hol.abime.net/1920/boxscan) and a copy of the U.S....
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 01 September 2018, 21:48
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By DrBong
Pinball Dreams AGA/HD fixed version in the Zone...

Pinball Dreams AGA/HD fixed version in the Zone (see HERE (http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=26201) if you don't have access to the Zone yet).

Alternatively, Jeff Fabre released an 040/060...
Forum: support.Other 03 May 2018, 22:01
Replies: 13
Views: 758
Posted By DrBong
Yep, the pre-configured games for WHDLoad etc....

Yep, the pre-configured games for WHDLoad etc. won't necessarily work on any given Amiga configuration and don't give any clues as to how to adjust tooltypes for a particular game to get it to run...
Forum: News 02 May 2018, 22:40
Replies: 111
Views: 8,362
Posted By DrBong
Thumbs up Couldn't agree more - well done RCK! :cool Now...

Couldn't agree more - well done RCK! :cool Now that HOL and AMR have also been migrated, you can expect to receive some more emails from me soon detailing old bugs that were leftover from the last...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 May 2018, 22:27
Replies: 30
Views: 2,609
Posted By DrBong
Thank you for the insight! :) I think your "team...

Thank you for the insight! :) I think your "team effort" response is probably quite close to the mark when all things are considered. It's interesting to note, though, that Neil Katin is quite...
Forum: project.EAB 28 April 2018, 01:29
Replies: 531
Views: 85,673
Posted By DrBong
I live on the west coast of Oz, so no snow here...

I live on the west coast of Oz, so no snow here and our winters can be quite mild at times (nothing below 16-17C during the day or 1-3C at night). It's generally been quite a warm Autumn across...
Forum: request.Music 28 April 2018, 01:14
Replies: 32
Views: 1,735
Posted By DrBong
No need to mess with command line tools. Much...

No need to mess with command line tools. Much easier to use something like Universal Extractor (https://bioruebe.com/dev/uniextract/) with a nice GUI that supports lzx plus a bunch of other obscure...
Forum: project.EAB 27 April 2018, 22:57
Replies: 531
Views: 85,673
Posted By DrBong
@Foebane Stop hanging crap on EAB Frosty! :p...

@Foebane
Stop hanging crap on EAB Frosty! :p Besides.....



BTW still beautiful sunny 30C days here in Oz! ;):D:cool
Forum: project.WHDLoad 25 April 2018, 16:13
Replies: 21
Views: 1,202
Posted By DrBong
It would be weird if CFOU didn't test under...

It would be weird if CFOU didn't test under emulation before releasing the patch as he's usually thorough. Perhaps it is a bug that occurs only with more recent versions of UAE only(?).
Forum: project.WHDLoad 25 April 2018, 16:05
Replies: 21
Views: 1,202
Posted By DrBong
@Retro-Nerd Yep, that's what looks to have...

@Retro-Nerd
Yep, that's what looks to have happened. CFOU changed the status of the Mantis bug report to "resolved and fixed" 9 days after he released the last patch update that supposedly remedied...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 25 April 2018, 13:52
Replies: 21
Views: 1,202
Posted By DrBong
You would be better off removing "Custom1=1" from...

You would be better off removing "Custom1=1" from the tooltypes of the game icon if that is present. That will force the game to automatically default to English when running under WHDLoad. Please...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2018, 22:53
Replies: 30
Views: 2,609
Posted By DrBong
@nogginthenog Again, you'd have to ask him! :p...

@nogginthenog
Again, you'd have to ask him! :p As with most large team projects of this kind, it wouldn't surprise me if there were at least one or two people who contributed bits 'n' pieces of code...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2018, 16:42
Replies: 30
Views: 2,609
Posted By DrBong
@idrougge Depends on your interpretation, I...

@idrougge
Depends on your interpretation, I guess (i.e. the info. available about WB development, whether AmigaDOS should be demarcated from Workbench or not etc. ; cf. this AmigaOS article...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2018, 15:27
Replies: 30
Views: 2,609
Posted By DrBong
@Retro1234 Workbench 0.0 = Tripos - OK, now I'm...

@Retro1234
Workbench 0.0 = Tripos - OK, now I'm with ya!



Luckily, I'd come from owning a C64 and using a bunch of other 8-bit computers before that when I got an A500 in 1989/90. I was used...
Forum: HOL news 22 April 2018, 14:50
Replies: 18
Views: 2,194
Posted By DrBong
@Crown Well, I tried.....we'll get hold of this...

@Crown
Well, I tried.....we'll get hold of this game one way or another one day, even if it kills me! :p
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2018, 14:42
Replies: 30
Views: 2,609
Posted By DrBong
If you read the Workbench 1.0...

If you read the Workbench 1.0 (http://www.gregdonner.org/workbench/wb_10.html) webpage I linked to above, you'll see his name in the notes. He's also in the notes for the Workbench 1.3...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 22 April 2018, 14:35
Replies: 8
Views: 6,162
Posted By DrBong
@hawkeye Take your pick! ...

@hawkeye
Take your pick!

https://is.gd/RoHmOs
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2018, 14:18
Replies: 30
Views: 2,609
Posted By DrBong
@Retro1234 Not sure what you mean by Workbench...

@Retro1234
Not sure what you mean by Workbench 0.0 exactly, but yeh Dr Tim King (http://www.tim-king.com/amiga.html) was responsible for AmigaDOS (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AmigaDOS) and ABasiC...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2018, 09:26
Replies: 30
Views: 2,609
Posted By DrBong
Dale Luck and RJ Mical spring to my mind as the...

Dale Luck and RJ Mical spring to my mind as the chief architects of Workbench. RJ Mical was notably responsible for Intuition. You can find some hidden credits for WB 1.0 on Greg Donner's Workbench...
Forum: HOL news 20 April 2018, 23:39
Replies: 48
Views: 21,690
Posted By DrBong
I wondered when someone was going to bring this...

I wondered when someone was going to bring this up. It's been on my TODO list for a long while to change the HOL entry and detail the story posted by Glenn Corpes. It's probably better to do that and...
Forum: HOL news 20 April 2018, 23:10
Replies: 18
Views: 2,194
Posted By DrBong
Unhappy I did ask the Ebay seller for some contact...

I did ask the Ebay seller for some contact details for the buyer, but he wanted to maintain the seller's privacy. He was happy, though, to relay an enquiry to the buyer concerning the possibility of...
Forum: AMR news 20 April 2018, 22:58
Replies: 7
Views: 2,800
Posted By DrBong
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=75880 ...

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=75880



See above.



Well, there's quite a large selection of Byte magazine issues at the link below. It's the largest I know of outside Archive.org...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 April 2018, 22:53
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By DrBong
Thanks Toni for the informative explanation! It...

Thanks Toni for the informative explanation! It sounds like the Toccata was a little underdone in terms of specs and software support (for professional use, at least) compared to its only real...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 April 2018, 21:50
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By DrBong
You may well be right! There's nothing to suggest...

You may well be right! There's nothing to suggest simultaneous recording and playback in the English version of the Toccata manual (http://www.amiga.org/forums/showthread.php?t=24147) (see posts #9...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 April 2018, 10:17
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By DrBong
Well, the U.S. advert...

Well, the U.S. advert (http://amiga.resource.cx/adcoll/adcoll.pl?id=toccata&pg=1&lang=en&res=hi) for the Toccata on the website says that it is capable of simultaneous recording and playback. You'd...
Forum: HOL data problems 14 April 2018, 22:02
Replies: 56
Views: 2,993
Posted By DrBong
Yes, yes....ho capito Ross! :D

Yes, yes....ho capito Ross! :D
Forum: HOL data problems 14 April 2018, 20:13
Replies: 56
Views: 2,993
Posted By DrBong
@Toni An intended feature rather than a bug...

@Toni
An intended feature rather than a bug with a happy side-effect then? Interesting! :cool
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