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Forum: project.MAGE Yesterday, 13:30
Replies: 193
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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: 193
Views: 91,775
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
Replies: 2,279
Views: 335,660
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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Views: 335,660
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
Replies: 2,279
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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
Replies: 2,279
Views: 335,660
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: 2,279
Views: 335,660
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
Replies: 2,279
Views: 335,660
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
Replies: 2,341
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 794,772
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: 2,279
Views: 335,660
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
Replies: 2,341
Sticky: EAB File Server
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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: 2,279
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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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Views: 335,660
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: 2,279
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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
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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: 2,279
Views: 335,660
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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Views: 335,660
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: 2,279
Views: 335,660
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: 2,426
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: 119
Views: 12,233
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.
Forum: Collections 08 April 2019, 08:56
Replies: 606
Views: 74,097
Posted By NLS
Great that cleaned up is 50% now.

Great that cleaned up is 50% now.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 April 2019, 10:40
Replies: 2,279
Views: 335,660
Posted By NLS
Is there a detailed article, about the LED...

Is there a detailed article, about the LED differences between revisions?

Also is there a detailed registry of Amiga S/N (to also verify when exactly hardware revisions took place)?
(well if not,...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 April 2019, 22:20
Replies: 2,279
Views: 335,660
Posted By NLS
Actually I left the speaker on all the time. Most...

Actually I left the speaker on all the time. Most MODEM also had volume control (!)... so I had it on low.
From the sound I knew there was an issue with the line and when there was a new retrain...
Forum: Collections 31 March 2019, 20:28
Replies: 606
Views: 74,097
Posted By NLS
Thanks man.

Thanks man.
Forum: support.Games 26 March 2019, 08:56
Replies: 61
Views: 4,936
Posted By NLS
Good job!

Good job!
Forum: support.Games 23 March 2019, 23:23
Replies: 61
Views: 4,936
Posted By NLS
I never expected to read about a solution to a...

I never expected to read about a solution to a problem, that was 30+ years ago. :D

(I now need to test this just because)
Forum: support.Games 23 March 2019, 20:36
Replies: 61
Views: 4,936
Posted By NLS
Are we talking about the same bug? Music 2-3...

Are we talking about the same bug? Music 2-3 seconds messed up in the start when reading the book?
Because, I cannot see something as annoying if it happens for a couple of seconds.

Except if you...
Forum: Collections 23 March 2019, 20:31
Replies: 284
Views: 41,195
Posted By NLS
I have to agree with mai. "Have patience" and...

I have to agree with mai. "Have patience" and months and YEARS are passing, is not exactly asking to have patience. It is asking to live long enough.

I mean come on, if the disks cannot be...
Forum: support.Games 23 March 2019, 18:50
Replies: 61
Views: 4,936
Posted By NLS
Damien I actually like it, as it reminds me the...

Damien I actually like it, as it reminds me the floppy I had! :D
I never knew the game without the bug. :D

11 year old thread...
Forum: project.MAGE 14 March 2019, 10:37
Replies: 193
Views: 91,775
Posted By NLS
About what?

About what?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 March 2019, 23:37
Replies: 2,279
Views: 335,660
Posted By NLS
You don't "install" an FS in Amiga. You just add...

You don't "install" an FS in Amiga. You just add the libraries and (possibly) patches to support it.
So for hard-disks for example, you can have extra file-systems without actually removing any.
On...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 28 February 2019, 11:27
Replies: 2,341
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 794,772
Posted By NLS
Yikes. At least all ok now. Thanks for keeping...

Yikes. At least all ok now.
Thanks for keeping this strong. :)
Forum: project.EAB File Server 27 February 2019, 23:44
Replies: 2,341
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 794,772
Posted By NLS
But how did it loose the partition? If just the...

But how did it loose the partition?
If just the disk map was messed, it could be recovered in minutes, not days.
Forum: Coders. Contest 27 February 2019, 14:28
Replies: 51
Views: 5,381
Posted By NLS
Well this limits it a bit, as the most common...

Well this limits it a bit, as the most common Amiga is A500 512+512.
Maybe try to circumvent in some future version?

Also happy that this actually has punches. Because I came here to say that I...
Forum: Coders. Contest 26 February 2019, 10:27
Replies: 51
Views: 5,381
Posted By NLS
Thanks man!

Thanks man!
Forum: support.Hardware 26 February 2019, 10:26
Replies: 41
Views: 3,871
Posted By NLS
Thanks for the update Jim. Hope to find an...

Thanks for the update Jim.
Hope to find an (easy and cheap) way to get this in Greece.
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