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Forum: support.Hardware 06 July 2018, 10:59
Replies: 18
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Posted By Noth
You can check out the Amiga Unix section of this...

You can check out the Amiga Unix section of this forum, you'll find all the resources there.
Forum: support.Amix 24 February 2018, 21:11
Replies: 4
Views: 1,743
Posted By Noth
Well we're looking for anything thirdparty. If...

Well we're looking for anything thirdparty. If you can upload the tapes as tar files to the Zone or the EAB ftp server that'd be perfect thanks!
Forum: support.Amix 24 February 2018, 21:10
Replies: 6
Views: 834
Posted By Noth
Ok I managed to get the relevant BIND named files...

Ok I managed to get the relevant BIND named files off a jagubox mirror. You'll find them attached here, just unzip in / and all should be in place. The files are set up to work in WinUAE, but so far...
Forum: support.Amix 24 February 2018, 19:48
Replies: 6
Views: 834
Posted By Noth
Yes and Bind 4 being so ancient it's been out of...

Yes and Bind 4 being so ancient it's been out of support since December 2001. I'm going to see if I can get those files from some equally old operating systems, NeXTSTEP for one might have what I...
Forum: support.Amix 12 February 2018, 19:45
Replies: 6
Views: 834
Posted By Noth
This should be of help: ...

This should be of help:

https://web.archive.org/web/20140104184142/http://www.amigaunix.com:80/tiki-index.php?page=Networking
Forum: support.Amix 24 January 2018, 13:51
Replies: 3
Views: 1,115
Posted By Noth
Is that with the A2410 or are you running a...

Is that with the A2410 or are you running a different card? X11R4 or R5?
Forum: support.Amix 23 January 2018, 15:41
Replies: 0
Views: 548
Posted By Noth
Poll: package with included /usr/sbin/tar or have master package + /usr/local/bin/tar

In my various experimentations I've run into a bit of a problem with our tools... I realized today I must have packaged everything with tar 1.14 off the amix.failsure.net site instead of the native...
Forum: support.Amix 22 January 2018, 20:03
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By Noth
Thanks, just downloaded it. I tested...

Thanks, just downloaded it.

I tested quickly converting a pkg to cpio format and adding to my tape directory, it didn't appear when trying to do an install. I guess a tape with updated OS...
Forum: support.Amix 22 January 2018, 08:04
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By Noth
It's been a long time coming but it was worth...

It's been a long time coming but it was worth making, Ideally we need to get it into the patch disk or something, or even better update the tape image to have all the postinstall steps on it so you...
Forum: Hardware mods 22 January 2018, 07:47
Replies: 13
Views: 844
Posted By Noth
Try getting a Phoenix A1K board?

Try getting a Phoenix A1K board?
Forum: support.WinUAE 22 January 2018, 05:41
Replies: 7
Views: 597
Posted By Noth
I was ten when they released the A500, took...

I was ten when they released the A500, took another 5 years for me to get one. And I never had the money to expand it beyond the extra 512k of Slow RAM and the extra floppy drive. I did devour the...
Forum: support.Amix 21 January 2018, 07:39
Replies: 4
Views: 1,743
Posted By Noth
This is a plea to anyone involved with the 90s AMIX mirrors

If you were using or even running either litamiga.epfl.ch or amiga.physik.unizh.ch (the two main mirrors), please get in touch with either myself or others at http://amix.failsure.net. I'm hoping...
Forum: support.WinUAE 21 January 2018, 07:27
Replies: 7
Views: 597
Posted By Noth
It's a display option for the x86 Bridgeboards,...

It's a display option for the x86 Bridgeboards, so you're not stuck in the horrible world of CGA.
Forum: support.Amix 21 January 2018, 00:52
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By Noth
Quick update to the amix-postinstall package:...

Quick update to the amix-postinstall package: added a modified /etc/termcap file so it takes xterm-256-color into account. screen, vi, etc will no longer moan about unknown terminal.
Forum: support.WinUAE 20 January 2018, 19:21
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By Noth
Crash when running Amix - under 3.6.0

Thanks again Toni for improving WinUAE ever more! However I'm managing to crash it when running Amix 2.1p2a with X11 + Open Look running using the A2410 card, and compiling random things. I've...
Forum: support.Amix 20 January 2018, 15:50
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By Noth
It's not so much Amix as UNIX SYSVR4 does. So...

It's not so much Amix as UNIX SYSVR4 does. So Atari UNIX does too, as does Solaris and a zillion ports to business platforms we've all forgotten about. Allows you to specify license, version, what...
Forum: support.Amix 20 January 2018, 15:21
Replies: 7
Views: 871
Posted By Noth
Ongoing: repackaging of amix.failsure.net files to SYSVR4 packages

Title says it all. I got fed up with the lackadaisical repetition when having to (re)install an AMIX image of editing files and untarring stuff with no proper tracking of what's where. So I got back...
Forum: support.Amix 18 January 2018, 14:49
Replies: 3
Views: 1,115
Posted By Noth
Call to A3000 owners with AMIX to test XDM

Hello all,

I've been trying some things with the A2410 card in WinUAE, one of which is getting a colour XDM login. This can be achieved by editing /usr/X/lib/xdm/Xservers and enabling the A2410...
Forum: support.Amix 12 January 2018, 19:58
Replies: 287
Views: 74,977
Posted By Noth
Tiny update on the A2410 in WinUAE in WINE: it...

Tiny update on the A2410 in WinUAE in WINE: it now works in Ubuntu 17.10. No idea what changed. It does seem to crash the desktop (or make WinUAE produce an error window I've never seen before (v3.5)...
Forum: support.Amix 29 October 2017, 17:11
Replies: 3
Views: 2,266
Posted By Noth
So long as your SCSI chip is compatible it should...

So long as your SCSI chip is compatible it should be enough. Graphics and network are optional, even if they're a rather necessary plus.
Forum: support.Amix 29 October 2017, 11:45
Replies: 3
Views: 2,266
Posted By Noth
Could an A1000 with Phoenixboard run AMIX?

I was wondering if an A1000 could be boosted sufficiently to match an A2500... Would make for an interesting machine!
Forum: support.Amix 09 October 2017, 19:50
Replies: 1
Views: 1,512
Posted By Noth
I'm going to hasard a guess and say that you need...

I'm going to hasard a guess and say that you need to have the UNIX_Boot partition as the first one on the disk. Workbench should be last...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 October 2017, 23:04
Replies: 26
Views: 917
Posted By Noth
I can confirm that Blizzard Mk III certainly...

I can confirm that Blizzard Mk III certainly needed a bit more juice than the A1200 PSU could supply if also using the IDE port... back in 96 mine fried after a few days of using a 140Mb IDE 2.5"...
Forum: support.Amix 08 May 2017, 01:18
Replies: 16
Views: 3,270
Posted By Noth
Stuff that doesn't require DNS should work in...

Stuff that doesn't require DNS should work in FS-UAE. You could try doing SLIP to another computer on the A3000 with a nullmodem cable. What's your network card?
Forum: support.Apps 17 April 2017, 23:07
Replies: 9
Views: 846
Posted By Noth
It's a general problem with ultra high res...

It's a general problem with ultra high res displays. Try remote desktoping from a 3200x1800 13" display like I have, 1280x960 remote looks tiny and it's hard to make it scale, depending on OS.
Forum: support.Amix 26 March 2017, 23:52
Replies: 6
Views: 3,584
Posted By Noth
Arg, if I have to get windows running,.. I'll see...

Arg, if I have to get windows running,.. I'll see if I can spin up a VM this week and add debug all over the place.
Forum: support.Amix 25 March 2017, 22:01
Replies: 9
Views: 3,096
Posted By Noth
Thanks Tony! Well that makes it mostly useless to...

Thanks Tony! Well that makes it mostly useless to me then... At least for trying to build stuff.
Forum: support.Amix 24 March 2017, 20:36
Replies: 9
Views: 3,096
Posted By Noth
Does portforwarding work though?

Does portforwarding work though?
Forum: support.Amix 23 March 2017, 21:52
Replies: 9
Views: 3,096
Posted By Noth
This is my config: [fs-uae] accuracy = -1...

This is my config:

[fs-uae]
accuracy = -1
amiga_model = A3000
graphics_card = picasso-ii
hard_drive_0 = amix-full.hdf
hard_drive_0_controller = scsi6
hard_drive_0_type = rdb
kickstart_file...
Forum: support.Amix 23 March 2017, 06:21
Replies: 9
Views: 3,096
Posted By Noth
A couple of things: have you got the qemu-uae...

A couple of things: have you got the qemu-uae module installed? It's necessary to get any kind of networking going in AMIX with FS-UAE

Also, you'll need to install the X11R5 package and make sure...
Forum: support.Amix 17 March 2017, 02:07
Replies: 8
Views: 4,635
Posted By Noth
Actually archive.org's mirror from last year...

Actually archive.org's mirror from last year yielded valid files... some of it good, some not so good. I'm trawling through comp.unix.amiga to see how far some people got with certain packages,...
Forum: support.Amix 15 March 2017, 19:37
Replies: 8
Views: 4,635
Posted By Noth
OK I finally got round to looking at all this...

OK I finally got round to looking at all this again... And unfortunately the asv-mark-fixed.dsk I have doesn't have libXm.so ! Plus a few others like libMrm.so . Does anyone have these libraries? It...
Forum: support.Amix 15 March 2017, 00:23
Replies: 287
Views: 74,977
Posted By Noth
FYI, for those of you who are using Nautilus, the...

FYI, for those of you who are using Nautilus, the GNOME file manager, you can mount a ftp share off AMIX simply by connecting to ftp://youruser@localhost:10021 . With that, no transfer issues, no...
Forum: support.Amix 14 March 2017, 23:34
Replies: 3
Views: 2,577
Posted By Noth
cmu-snmp compiles, that means we can monitor AMIX...

cmu-snmp compiles, that means we can monitor AMIX remotely. Using modern tools. So maybe we have a way to get what top would give us, if it would run. You'll need to portforward 10163/udp in your...
Forum: support.Amix 14 March 2017, 17:21
Replies: 6
Views: 3,584
Posted By Noth
Has anyone got DNS working in AMIX in WinUAE with slirp?

I've tried the instructions on amix.failsure.net over and over again, it's never worked for me. I know my resolver has to be 10.0.2.3 etc. If you have a working HDF could you upload it to the ftp...
Forum: support.Amix 14 March 2017, 17:20
Replies: 3
Views: 2,577
Posted By Noth
ircII & others found on an ancient mirror!

I was trying to hunt down a mirror for the litamiga.epfl.ch ftp server that back in the day (92-94ish by the UseNet posts) was the central repository of software for this version of UNIX. I found...
Forum: support.Amix 15 February 2017, 23:16
Replies: 4
Views: 4,800
Posted By Noth
I got the info off a post from Usenet's...

I got the info off a post from Usenet's comp.unix.amiga. Might have come only if you were getting the card for AMIX.
Forum: support.Amix 30 October 2016, 19:00
Replies: 45
Views: 18,001
Posted By Noth
Amiga Unix only runs on the A2500 & A3000. It has...

Amiga Unix only runs on the A2500 & A3000. It has very limited driver support so no other model can run it.
Forum: support.Amix 26 October 2016, 19:12
Replies: 1
Views: 3,037
Posted By Noth
I'm afraid there's not a single mention of...

I'm afraid there's not a single mention of pthreads in comp.unix.amiga ... except for an announcement for the release of OpenBSD 2.5 which had "nearly complete pthreads support". Worst luck.
Forum: support.Amix 25 July 2016, 17:50
Replies: 8
Views: 4,635
Posted By Noth
Anyone had any luck with this?

Anyone had any luck with this?
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