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Forum: project.WHDLoad Yesterday, 21:33
Replies: 1
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Posted By jotd
Help us sorting out mantis database / remaining bugs/todo in slaves

Mantis whdload database (http://mantis.whdload.de/main_page.php) contains 1500+ non-closed issues.

Of course, a lot are not possible to reproduce due to usage of cracked versions, faulty hardware,...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 April 2018, 12:19
Replies: 11
Views: 272
Posted By jotd
I use DeLock 44IDE to CF adapter on my A1200 it...

I use DeLock 44IDE to CF adapter on my A1200 it works just fine. DeLock is a good company, creating quality adapter stuff. It's cheap too.
Forum: support.Apps 21 April 2018, 21:42
Replies: 2
Views: 176
Posted By jotd
Not sure why you would need this on classic...

Not sure why you would need this on classic amiga. Flashback runs on OS3.x through WHDload.

reminiscence is SDL-based. SDL on classic amiga is slow as hell even with a gfx board... (didn't test...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 21 April 2018, 19:50
Replies: 2
Views: 108
Posted By jotd
thanks for the info. I had mixed both versions...

thanks for the info. I had mixed both versions ECS/AGA, which is really dumb since ECS version doesn't have the second parallax background (there doesn't seem to be more colors)
Forum: project.WHDLoad 21 April 2018, 19:17
Replies: 2
Views: 108
Posted By jotd
Bubble & Squeak versions

I've got 3 versions of that game, CD32, and 2 floppy versions.

- version 1: CODE file is 139kb
- version 2: CODE file is 200kb+

Is version 1 the ECS version and version 2 AGA? I'm not sure....
Forum: project.WHDLoad 20 April 2018, 20:07
Replies: 6
Views: 154
Posted By jotd
earok added some mouse emulation in CD32load...

earok added some mouse emulation in CD32load (virtual mouse) exactly for that purpose. I ported that back into JST as well.
Forum: support.Games 20 April 2018, 19:45
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By jotd
BTW Kroah has created a perfect clone of...

BTW Kroah has created a perfect clone of Speedball 2 (match part) in Visual Basic from original code (reverse engineered)

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=61305
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 April 2018, 21:56
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By jotd
Chaos Engine 2 is not so bad, the AGA version is...

Chaos Engine 2 is not so bad, the AGA version is a real AGA version from the start, it's original, with different puzzles to solve, great computer opponent A.I., end of level bosses...

I still...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 April 2018, 21:39
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By jotd
maxtransfer or SFS/FFS isn't relevant The...

maxtransfer or SFS/FFS isn't relevant

The cache settings are: NOCACHE often helps turning off CPUCACHES. Also do you have a TCP/IP card or another device which could send spurious interrupts when...
Forum: Coders. System 01 April 2018, 21:49
Replies: 27
Views: 4,567
Posted By jotd
"The lamers who failed to provide compatibility...

"The lamers who failed to provide compatibility feedback owe a BIG THANKS to the users who did."

Ok, thanks to the users who did.

I'm not sure calling people lamers will increase the use of...
Forum: Coders. System 25 March 2018, 17:21
Replies: 1
Views: 169
Posted By jotd
get "xxx.device" name from volume/device name

Hi,

I have "DH0:" which is my device name.

I'd like to know which device (scsi.device, uaehf.device...) drives it.

Any asm/C code to do so?

Thanks
Forum: project.WHDLoad 22 March 2018, 21:43
Replies: 4
Views: 426
Posted By jotd
it's possible but a lot of work. We usually don't...

it's possible but a lot of work. We usually don't fully reverse engineer the whole game when creating a whdload install. We fix blitter issues, remove protections, add trainers, extra controls or...
Forum: support.Games 21 March 2018, 21:41
Replies: 53
Views: 1,256
Posted By jotd
don't run the patch in background. or you can...

don't run the patch in background. or you can have a race condition between the game & the patch. Well, that's theory. no need to run in background anyway.
Forum: support.Games 19 March 2018, 22:37
Replies: 53
Views: 1,256
Posted By jotd
Akira: JST probably won't help here. And CD32load...

Akira: JST probably won't help here. And CD32load cannot either, because Virocop is a Kickemu/AGA game, so no go.

Those assign stuff can drive you crazy. That's why whdload installs are better...
Forum: support.Games 19 March 2018, 19:55
Replies: 53
Views: 1,256
Posted By jotd
Game has a whdload install, mind.

Game has a whdload install, mind.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 March 2018, 11:06
Replies: 18
Views: 664
Posted By jotd
Wow, only knew Twintris, but my main criticism is...

Wow, only knew Twintris, but my main criticism is that the pieces don't have the same color as the original.

That one seemed to have fixed it. Looks awesome.

About Mirrorsoft version: subtitle...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 18 March 2018, 09:50
Replies: 67
Views: 6,275
Posted By jotd
no, blue isn't working either. Red seems...

no, blue isn't working either. Red seems completely different circuitry from 2nd buttons on SEGA joypads, and all-but-red seems completely different circuitry from red button in the CD32 pads.

I...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 17 March 2018, 22:46
Replies: 67
Views: 6,275
Posted By jotd
I feel stupid: one of my joypads is clearly not...

I feel stupid: one of my joypads is clearly not working. Well, red button works, others don't...
both original.

Going to make a little fire in the garden.

I'm relieved, but there's still an...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 17 March 2018, 21:24
Replies: 67
Views: 6,275
Posted By jotd
I have always got time for your questions. -...

I have always got time for your questions.

- Increased dummy CIA delays didn't change anything?: I performed an higher loop: no go, so no.
- Increased dummy CIA delays didn't change anything?: I...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 17 March 2018, 21:20
Replies: 25
Views: 925
Posted By jotd
Only stupid people don't change their minds....

Only stupid people don't change their minds. Thanks Bert. What is the option/is there a counter local option then?
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 17 March 2018, 17:45
Replies: 67
Views: 6,275
Posted By jotd
Toni, updated (in the zone) with VBL wait between...

Toni, updated (in the zone) with VBL wait between readings. Still same... Do you think you'll be able to find a solution on a real miggy?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 March 2018, 11:33
Replies: 14
Views: 587
Posted By jotd
BTW If you're running emulation, use the A1200...

BTW If you're running emulation, use the A1200 version...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 16 March 2018, 22:56
Replies: 67
Views: 6,275
Posted By jotd
ok Toni, I'm about to test this. Can you...

ok Toni, I'm about to test this.

Can you tell me where the CIA chips are located on the mobo? I searched for pics but found nothing.

Also: I've used JoyPortTest by Psygore with my 060 board...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 15 March 2018, 23:46
Replies: 67
Views: 6,275
Posted By jotd
If I can create the ultimate joypad read routine...

If I can create the ultimate joypad read routine that works with all joypads on all amigas I'll die a happy man.

(not that I'm planning that to happen anytime soon).

Do you think the timings...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 14 March 2018, 07:20
Replies: 39
Views: 1,307
Posted By jotd
ah a reboot always works ...

ah a reboot always works

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nn2FB1P_Mn8

:)
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 14 March 2018, 07:18
Replies: 1,083
Views: 74,469
Posted By jotd
very good indeed. I think the 1024 block size has...

very good indeed. I think the 1024 block size has something to do with it. The other parts are irrelevant. The HD read routine is fully hardware banging. Doesn't use installed software at all.
...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 13 March 2018, 22:33
Replies: 39
Views: 1,307
Posted By jotd
a lot of games (Team 17, Rich Aplin) do this...

a lot of games (Team 17, Rich Aplin) do this AllocMem stuff + masking to get hold of the memory locations. Some also wrongly assume $C00000 (supercars II) or write into $200000 to see if there's some...
Forum: project.Missing Full Shareware Games 13 March 2018, 22:28
Replies: 12
Views: 799
Posted By jotd
that can be fixed!

that can be fixed!
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 13 March 2018, 19:38
Replies: 67
Views: 6,275
Posted By jotd
Toni I wanted to create a whdload joystick button...

Toni I wanted to create a whdload joystick button tester program for a while. I'll do that. With variable delay on the CIA waits, all right.

The color stuff is the debug mode I added in JST...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 12 March 2018, 23:51
Replies: 67
Views: 6,275
Posted By jotd
ok Toni here are the results of my tests (sorry...

ok Toni here are the results of my tests (sorry for the delay):

- motherboard revision: it's 1A (oooooold!!)

- ciabuttontest displays :

--*- --*-

when I press fire:
Forum: project.WHDLoad 12 March 2018, 21:02
Replies: 9
Views: 417
Posted By jotd
I'm sure whdload supports 68010 (actually I've...

I'm sure whdload supports 68010 (actually I've tested it on winuae). Too bad not to use it, since it's probably faster, and there's a VBR, which means that quitkey works on all slaves, even the ones...
Forum: project.EAB 11 March 2018, 21:15
Replies: 83
Views: 3,764
Posted By jotd
1) don't go 2) stop using floppies

1) don't go
2) stop using floppies
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 March 2018, 21:12
Replies: 32
Views: 1,465
Posted By jotd
how the heck those keys got on your disk? note...

how the heck those keys got on your disk? note that whdload is free now, no need for key, but pirate keys seem to be still recognized :) (original keys as well, just not to ignore the people who paid...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 March 2018, 11:18
Replies: 67
Views: 2,691
Posted By jotd
Don't get me started on lousy Bitmap Brothers...

Don't get me started on lousy Bitmap Brothers Atari ST to ... virtually any platform ports, retaining the 16 colors even on a VGA PC... a shame for such brilliant games. The AGA versions looked like...
Forum: support.Games 10 March 2018, 21:13
Replies: 10
Views: 440
Posted By jotd
in that case, none of the above applies :) maybe...

in that case, none of the above applies :) maybe the need for a degrader on multiscan display, and the fact that you're sure that you return to a clean system on exit (some games can trash your...
Forum: support.Games 10 March 2018, 17:57
Replies: 10
Views: 440
Posted By jotd
there's a whdload install:...

there's a whdload install: http://www.whdload.de/games/Jouster3.html

Hell of a Joust clone that one.

I know you prefer floppies, but...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 10 March 2018, 12:25
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By jotd
Mantis bugreport is the way. But if whdload did...

Mantis bugreport is the way. But if whdload did not release mem it is partially a whdload issue. I'd say that you don't have enough memory for PRELOAD + the 8MB needed to load the different cars.
...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 09 March 2018, 21:22
Replies: 25
Views: 925
Posted By jotd
another tooltype could be added: NOPRELOAD to...

another tooltype could be added: NOPRELOAD to counter the effect of a global preload.

In JST, "preload" is default.

yeah the game launchers are a very poor lot. I like AGS but there's this damn...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 07 March 2018, 23:33
Replies: 1,083
Views: 74,469
Posted By jotd
JST on a fast memory CD32 is theorically better...

JST on a fast memory CD32 is theorically better than whdload because you have button remap like CD32load.

But I found that on real hardware (Terrible Fire) the buttons don't work so good. Being...
Forum: support.Games 04 March 2018, 19:59
Replies: 5
Views: 334
Posted By jotd
yeah, I guess they aimed too high. But the game...

yeah, I guess they aimed too high. But the game was still playable and slick. Better than some others Amiga top racers. It's one of my favourites after Supercars II
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