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Forum: Amiga scene 21 January 2018, 22:26
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Posted By mark_k
Another not-obvious-from-filenames set of disks...

Another not-obvious-from-filenames set of disks from part 39, again sorting by date helped to find them.
These are all part of/related to AmigaTeX:
Latex Final disk 1.adf to Latex Final disk 4.adf,...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 January 2018, 16:10
Replies: 224
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Posted By mark_k
For preservation purposes, you lose some...

For preservation purposes, you lose some "metadata" going from DMS to ADF.

(I'm assuming DMS files are all you have, no original disks. Or that maybe the DMS files are scene releases?)

When...
Forum: support.Apps 21 January 2018, 00:24
Replies: 38
Views: 904
Posted By mark_k
There is more than one trashcan icon (one on each...

There is more than one trashcan icon (one on each drive/partition) so it wouldn't be appropriate to link all drives' trashcan icons to the same file.
Forum: support.Other 18 January 2018, 23:45
Replies: 12
Views: 383
Posted By mark_k
If there was mould on the disc surface underneath...

If there was mould on the disc surface underneath the shutter window (but only around that part, not spread all over the surface), when that part moves under the drive head you may hear it, and being...
Forum: support.Other 18 January 2018, 23:04
Replies: 12
Views: 383
Posted By mark_k
Maybe mould or other debris on the disc surface?...

Maybe mould or other debris on the disc surface? Try pulling back the shutter and see whether the surface looks smooth or if there are matt blotches on it (which would be mould).
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 January 2018, 21:56
Replies: 40
Views: 1,755
Posted By mark_k
Suggestions for future improvements to this nice...

Suggestions for future improvements to this nice feature:

Many cheap USB-IDE/SATA adaptors which look like this one (https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/282772752992) use a JMicron USB-IDE chip. At least,...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 January 2018, 23:43
Replies: 224
Views: 14,631
Posted By mark_k
It would be great if when dumping future disks,...

It would be great if when dumping future disks, some kind of unique ID could be part of each filename. For example BS1-07-065_whatever.adf for the 65th disk from box #7. Currently many ADF filenames...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 January 2018, 23:01
Replies: 6
Views: 630
Posted By mark_k
Is the hosting problem only related to bandwidth...

Is the hosting problem only related to bandwidth costs? Because you could change large-file links to copies already present on archive.org. For example this URL for Worms CD32 ISO:...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 January 2018, 13:50
Replies: 224
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Posted By mark_k
What difference is there between the old and new...

What difference is there between the old and new 22 torrents? I downloaded and am seeding it but maybe I got the old one? [Edit: Re-downloaded, did have the newer one.]
Forum: support.Apps 16 January 2018, 13:48
Replies: 38
Views: 904
Posted By mark_k
Soft links are a bit weird in AmigaDOS. Some...

Soft links are a bit weird in AmigaDOS. Some programs which weren't designed to handle them think they are directories. I guess that includes C:Dir!

Rather than use MakeLink, maybe use a command...
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 January 2018, 13:45
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By mark_k
Toni, is there any chance you could build a...

Toni, is there any chance you could build a non-SSE2 executable? As a separate download from the main installer would be fine. Then Pentium III and Athlon XP-class machines could continue using the...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2018, 21:38
Replies: 224
Views: 14,631
Posted By mark_k
Make sure to write-protect all disks before...

Make sure to write-protect all disks before imaging them. Otherwise AmigaDOS may write to the disk (modifying it). E.g. just opening a disk icon in Workbench causes the disk to be written to....
Forum: support.Hardware 13 January 2018, 20:52
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By mark_k
If your floppy drive works properly in Workbench...

If your floppy drive works properly in Workbench and with other programs, there's almost certainly nothing wrong with it. Lots of games and demos will have compatibility issues with 68040 machines.
...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 January 2018, 20:51
Replies: 224
Views: 14,631
Posted By mark_k
I think you need to get some sleep now. :) ...

I think you need to get some sleep now. :)

Are all the disks labelled with a number, corresponding to the filenames of some ADFs? E.g. B2020.adf, B2021.adf. If so, I think it would be a good idea...
Forum: support.Games 13 January 2018, 14:43
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By mark_k
What's the CRC/hash of your ROM file? Could it be...

What's the CRC/hash of your ROM file? Could it be that the Cloanto version is hacked/modified vs the original Commodore one? Cloanto do seem to have a habit of doing that...
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 January 2018, 22:16
Replies: 131
Views: 9,072
Posted By mark_k
I noticed a tiny issue when you do this: - Set...

I noticed a tiny issue when you do this:
- Set D3D11 full-screen mode, start emulation.
- Press F12. WinUAE returns to desktop and the settings window opens.
- Click Quit. The screen...
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 January 2018, 22:05
Replies: 394
Views: 56,606
Posted By mark_k
D3D11 no buffer windowed low-latency vsync still...

D3D11 no buffer windowed low-latency vsync still updates as fast as possible here (AMD graphics driver).
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 January 2018, 21:48
Replies: 131
Views: 9,072
Posted By mark_k
WinUAE seems to remember separate GUI font...

WinUAE seems to remember separate GUI font settings for full-screen and windowed modes. There's no way to change both from the GUI. As far as I can tell, to set both you'd need to set windowed (or...
Forum: support.WinUAE 10 January 2018, 20:44
Replies: 8
Views: 524
Posted By mark_k
There are a few programs which install reset...

There are a few programs which install reset handlers on Aminet, a simple one is ResetHandler (http://aminet.net/package/util/boot/ResetHandler).

I'm not sure whether any filesystems use that...
Forum: Amiga scene 08 January 2018, 18:13
Replies: 224
Views: 14,631
Posted By mark_k
Another bad file report: in BS1 part 5,...

Another bad file report: in BS1 part 5, scalaab11.adf
Correct file size (901120 bytes) but every byte is $00.

(Or I guess someone could have previously erased the disk with some copier/utility...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 08 January 2018, 15:39
Replies: 26
Views: 1,056
Posted By mark_k
Could it just be that for instructions which can...

Could it just be that for instructions which can only have one size, Devpac doesn't like it when you specify the size? How does it like MOVEQ.L vs MOVEQ by comparison?
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 January 2018, 15:37
Replies: 5
Views: 484
Posted By mark_k
Would you be able to upload (or create a fork on...

Would you be able to upload (or create a fork on Github?) the not-properly-working code you used there? I can take a look and see if anything looks obviously wrong.
Forum: Amiga scene 08 January 2018, 14:40
Replies: 224
Views: 14,631
Posted By mark_k
Thanks for the uploads. I noticed several...

Thanks for the uploads.

I noticed several bad files:
BS1 part 1: Afterburner USAversion.adf is 22KB long
BS1 part 3: Alpha.adf and DF3.adf are both 0 bytes long
Forum: support.Hardware 07 January 2018, 22:44
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By mark_k
Jope, would you be able to dump the PCMCIA...

Jope, would you be able to dump the PCMCIA attribute memory of your Surf Squirrel? That will be needed in order to implement emulation.

With the card in place, boot from floppy or IDE then use a...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 January 2018, 19:58
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By mark_k
Thanks, that pic isn't linked on the Squirrel &...

Thanks, that pic isn't linked on the Squirrel & Surf Squirrel (http://amiga.resource.cx/exp/squirrel) page. Would be nice to see the Squirrel board to check whether it has a 53C96 or 53CF96.
Forum: support.WinUAE 07 January 2018, 16:10
Replies: 40
Views: 1,755
Posted By mark_k
It should be possible to use multiple-sector...

It should be possible to use multiple-sector transfers if/when you're certain this special reading method works. Up to the IDE limit of 256 sectors might work, but the USB bridge firmware could have...
Forum: support.Hardware 06 January 2018, 23:11
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By mark_k
Squirrel or Surf Squirrel SCSI teardown pics?

Has anyone got a Squirrel or Surf Squirrel PCMCIA SCSI adaptor that they'd be willing to disassemble and take some pictures of? It would probably be best to work on a non-functional one, since...
Forum: support.Apps 06 January 2018, 20:29
Replies: 4
Views: 201
Posted By mark_k
Copy the PFS3 file somewhere on your PC HD then...

Copy the PFS3 file somewhere on your PC HD then select it in the FileSys box in Hardfile Settings.

Also, could you upload/attach your WinUAE config file?
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 January 2018, 16:39
Replies: 22
Views: 659
Posted By mark_k
In the A1000 + ComSpec SA-1000 won't boot thread,...

In the A1000 + ComSpec SA-1000 won't boot thread, durniplot dumped memory from $F00000-$F07FFF and there's nothing there.

So the ROM must disappear from $F00000 at some point in the boot process....
Forum: support.Hardware 05 January 2018, 16:30
Replies: 29
Views: 672
Posted By mark_k
There's only one other address the ROM could be...

There's only one other address the ROM could be at, and assuming you don't have any other non-RAM AutoConfig boards connected, it'll be at $E90000.

The ROM not appearing at $F00000 is actually...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 January 2018, 23:53
Replies: 29
Views: 672
Posted By mark_k
Thanks for that. Yep, it seems that is just...

Thanks for that. Yep, it seems that is just garbage data. What if instead you use this command in Mon?
] $E90000 $8000 RAM:SA1000_ROM_hopefully_working_this_time.bin
(not necessarily that exact...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 January 2018, 18:45
Replies: 29
Views: 672
Posted By mark_k
Wow, congrats on getting it working! How many...

Wow, congrats on getting it working! How many "bad" cylinders were there? Could they be explained by if you selected an incorrect drive model when partitioning?
Forum: support.WinUAE 04 January 2018, 18:33
Replies: 40
Views: 1,755
Posted By mark_k
JMicron USB-IDE bridge chips are quite common and...

JMicron USB-IDE bridge chips are quite common and they implement a vendor-specific ATA passthrough. Smartmontools (https://www.smartmontools.org/wiki/USB) supports several different vendors' methods....
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 January 2018, 22:05
Replies: 394
Views: 56,606
Posted By mark_k
An update on that... testing with 3.6.0b16 now....

An update on that... testing with 3.6.0b16 now. It's not double speed with no buffering, but seems to be about 150% normal speed: the FPS indicator seems to hover at about 90 (for NTSC). In non-vsync...
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 January 2018, 16:48
Replies: 3
Views: 438
Posted By mark_k
Looking at the second pic in the post above,...

Looking at the second pic in the post above, Windows uses the same font & scaling for the settings window title bar as when the desktop is at monitor-native high res, even though the full-screen mode...
Forum: support.WinUAE 01 January 2018, 22:00
Replies: 45
Views: 2,102
Posted By mark_k
SCSI-1 (s1-r17b.txt) shows CDB[1] bits [4:0] as...

SCSI-1 (s1-r17b.txt) shows CDB[1] bits [4:0] as reserved. The Wangtek 5525ES manual (p.107 of the PDF) shows that bit as 0. Ideally it would need real-hardware confirmation, but I think it's better...
Forum: support.WinUAE 01 January 2018, 21:35
Replies: 22
Views: 659
Posted By mark_k
So bit 3 is level 2 interrupt enable? Though...

So bit 3 is level 2 interrupt enable?

Though the A-Max .amhd not working still probably isn't related to interrupts, because its code doesn't seem to use them. It writes %01000000 to board+$8080...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 01 January 2018, 21:32
Replies: 26
Views: 1,056
Posted By mark_k
PhxAss would probably have problems with that...

PhxAss would probably have problems with that expression too.

DxAreaStart and DxAreaEnd should be labels at the beginning and end of the BSS area (at the end of the data hunk I assume?), which the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 31 December 2017, 23:01
Replies: 45
Views: 2,102
Posted By mark_k
Thanks, seems to work OK now with writing a...

Thanks, seems to work OK now with writing a linefeed for each filemark to index.tape.

After writing several filemarks in a row and rewinding, I noticed an issue with using SPACE to move forward...
Forum: support.WinUAE 31 December 2017, 18:01
Replies: 8
Views: 814
Posted By mark_k
Did you notice tearing when you tested...

Did you notice tearing when you tested D3DSWAPEFFECT_OVERLAY? Even if not, it's possible that using the overlay has lower latency than going through DWM (since it may well be handled separately in...
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