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Forum: HOL news 20 April 2018, 23:39
Replies: 40
Views: 16,093
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: 16
Views: 1,162
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: 6
Views: 258
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: 5
Views: 165
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: 5
Views: 165
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: 5
Views: 165
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: 1,346
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: 1,346
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
Forum: HOL data problems 14 April 2018, 20:00
Replies: 56
Views: 1,346
Posted By DrBong
Thumbs up Just tested it on A500/OCS/KS3.1/2MB chip and...

Just tested it on A500/OCS/KS3.1/2MB chip and sorry to say that it doesn't work - it produces exactly same result as in photo #3 (http://eab.abime.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=57842&d=1523701329)...
Forum: HOL data problems 14 April 2018, 16:06
Replies: 56
Views: 1,346
Posted By DrBong
As I said before in post #36...

As I said before in post #36 (http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1234530&postcount=36), despite F1 Licenceware using a newer version of pplib/reqtools than you did in your ADF in the Zone......there...
Forum: HOL data problems 14 April 2018, 14:52
Replies: 56
Views: 1,346
Posted By DrBong
Yep, but the Agnus revision will limit how much...

Yep, but the Agnus revision will limit how much chipram can be addressed.

http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1104046&postcount=13
http://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=1478...
Forum: HOL data problems 14 April 2018, 12:27
Replies: 56
Views: 1,346
Posted By DrBong
Post The results are in.....if anyone still cares!

Right, over a couple of hours today while chugging some strong percolated coffee, I tested Willy's Weirdy Nightmare (http://hol.abime.net/4685) on a variety of Amiga configurations using real...
Forum: HOL data problems 14 April 2018, 00:50
Replies: 56
Views: 1,346
Posted By DrBong
Sorry, but that doesn't sound right. All game...

Sorry, but that doesn't sound right. All game versions I checked on the FTP server make use of pplib 36.10 (http://aminet.net/package/util/libs/pplib16) and the KS1.3 version of reqtools (rather than...
Forum: HOL data problems 14 April 2018, 00:18
Replies: 56
Views: 1,346
Posted By DrBong
That had occurred to me too as I remember reading...

That had occurred to me too as I remember reading over the years that compiling with Amos can be buggy and sometimes "lateral" thinking was required to get it done.



Yeh, I found that commented...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 13 April 2018, 23:30
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By DrBong
Yep, was just about to say that it's on Gamers'...

Yep, was just about to say that it's on Gamers' Delight 2 in the "English" folder and was gonna up it. No need as it's in TOSEC and on the FTP server too:

https://is.gd/qb0xLs
Forum: HOL data problems 13 April 2018, 10:47
Replies: 56
Views: 1,346
Posted By DrBong
Which is useless without knowing if the usual...

Which is useless without knowing if the usual 512k/1Mb chipram is sufficient or whether 2Mb chip is required. I asked for that info. in the part of my post that you quoted, didn't I??!! If no special...
Forum: HOL data problems 13 April 2018, 00:55
Replies: 56
Views: 1,346
Posted By DrBong
@Damien The last time I looked A1000/500/600s...

@Damien
The last time I looked A1000/500/600s all could happily use OCS or ECS with 68020/030 CPUs, but not an AGA chipset. Why are you so quick to dismiss what the coder stated in the docs?? He...
Forum: support.Games 12 April 2018, 23:29
Replies: 12
Views: 1,068
Posted By DrBong
Well, can you replace the parasol with a door...

Well, can you replace the parasol with a door using the level editor then?! :p

@Don Adan
Doubt it's a crack issue as the files in the TOSEC version are supposed to be from the original Kingsoft...
Forum: HOL data problems 12 April 2018, 23:23
Replies: 56
Views: 1,346
Posted By DrBong
RTFM! :guru The author successfully tested the...

RTFM! :guru The author successfully tested the game on an A1200 and A3000. He couldn't get it to work on an A500 (most probably a 1MB machine), so I'm guessing the game requires OCS/ECS and >1MB ram...
Forum: support.Games 12 April 2018, 19:31
Replies: 12
Views: 1,068
Posted By DrBong
I gather this happens for all versions of the...

I gather this happens for all versions of the game on the FTP server (https://is.gd/JJl60S)?

The reason I ask is that only the first ADF in the search results (i.e. TOSEC version without error)...
Forum: HOL news 04 April 2018, 17:45
Replies: 16
Views: 1,162
Posted By DrBong
Which game are you asking about - Delta Patrol or...

Which game are you asking about - Delta Patrol or Monkey Business?



It's a great pity that your copy of the game doesn't work, but at least we have a scene release for Delta Patrol (albeit on...
Forum: HOL news 03 April 2018, 07:59
Replies: 16
Views: 1,162
Posted By DrBong
Post My low down, dirty shame on how I missed out on buying Monkey Business!!

@Denis
In response to your PM request for a raw dump of Monkey Business (and for anyone else who's taken the wrong end of the stick!)......let me fill in more of the background story to this thread....
Forum: HOL news 02 April 2018, 12:28
Replies: 16
Views: 1,162
Posted By DrBong
Question Questions, questions, questions!

In HOL, of course! :p Incidentally, I'm not sure how a crack of this game hasn't managed to surface after all these years.....even on one of those dodgy scene compilation disks! :cheese
...
Forum: HOL news 01 April 2018, 23:57
Replies: 16
Views: 1,162
Posted By DrBong
Eek Monkey Business: First Commercial Amiga Game - It Exists! BELIEVE IT or NOT!!!

Hello EAB Peeps!

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. At last, here's definitive proof that Monkey Business exists on the Amiga!!! :cool

Check out the brand spanking new HOL entry for...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 November 2017, 14:16
Replies: 58
Views: 3,860
Posted By DrBong
Can you email me the ADF that you made please...

Can you email me the ADF that you made please Damien? I may be able to solve the problem of having to leave out the readme file.
Forum: project.EAB File Server 06 November 2017, 13:06
Replies: 2,027
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 644,408
Posted By DrBong
Unfortunately the more you try to accommodate...

Unfortunately the more you try to accommodate ungrateful leeches in this modern day and age of ours, the more you will be crucified for your efforts (no matter how arduous they are, more's the pity!...
Forum: request.Apps 06 November 2017, 12:21
Replies: 2
Views: 592
Posted By DrBong
That's on AMOS PD CD Vol. 2...

That's on AMOS PD CD Vol. 2 (https://is.gd/9WYf6M), but I've upped it to the Zone for you in both ADF and DMS archives.

It also contains SetKey V2.0, which you asked for in another thread...
Forum: support.Hardware 06 November 2017, 12:02
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By DrBong
@Marchie Yep, but made a bit easier by YouTube...

@Marchie
Yep, but made a bit easier by YouTube vids like this one. The guy explaining the hack is an Aussie to boot!

https://is.gd/Xw38tA


The alternative to doing a hack is finding something...
Forum: support.Games 01 November 2017, 08:55
Replies: 82
Views: 8,934
Posted By DrBong
@Denis Yep, I'm not all that surprised......the...

@Denis
Yep, I'm not all that surprised......the disk looks a bit hammered. I found a spare original disk, so I will make a raw dump of that and send to you.
Forum: support.Games 31 October 2017, 23:20
Replies: 82
Views: 8,934
Posted By DrBong
Raw dump.....in the Zone. You have mail also...

Raw dump.....in the Zone. You have mail also Denis! ;)
Forum: support.Apps 31 October 2017, 22:14
Replies: 60
Views: 7,479
Posted By DrBong
Yep, and I linked to it in post #43...

Yep, and I linked to it in post #43 above.......works nicely for me! :cheese It even says in the filename that it was patched for Barry!!! :p
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 October 2017, 18:25
Replies: 795
Views: 101,137
Posted By DrBong
All the cached versions that Google has only seem...

All the cached versions that Google has only seem to reveal one missing post AFAI can tell - post #778 by majikeyric, I think. Probably worth restoring if it is indeed missing.
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Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 27 October 2017, 12:19
Replies: 4
Views: 790
Posted By DrBong
The UK seller's ads have all mysteriously...

The UK seller's ads have all mysteriously disappeared within hours of your post here! :blased Curious!
...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 27 October 2017, 08:51
Replies: 5
Views: 520
Posted By DrBong
The cover art for Drakkhen...

The cover art for Drakkhen (http://hol.abime.net/423/boxscan) is signed "Caza '89" and was done by Philippe Cazaumayou (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caza). He also did the cover art for Kult...
Forum: News 25 October 2017, 09:32
Replies: 47
Views: 4,306
Posted By DrBong
@Phill Yeh, RNC ProPack is usually in my top 5...

@Phill
Yeh, RNC ProPack is usually in my top 5 for experimentation. When anyone mentions it, Walker's loading sequence always springs to mind. Anyway, should be interesting to see which cruncher...
Forum: News 24 October 2017, 22:49
Replies: 47
Views: 4,306
Posted By DrBong
Not always. The Titanics cruncher, for instance,...

Not always. The Titanics cruncher, for instance, sometimes requires virtually no extra memory and alternates between loading and decrunching files IIRC. The trade-off of doing this, though, is that...
Forum: News 24 October 2017, 10:45
Replies: 47
Views: 4,306
Posted By DrBong
I'm guessing that CrunchMania or XPK will do a...

I'm guessing that CrunchMania or XPK will do a better job than Imploder (it always has in my previous tests), which was the most popular cruncher in the Amiga heyday......but superseded by crunchers...
Forum: support.Apps 24 October 2017, 10:21
Replies: 60
Views: 7,479
Posted By DrBong
Is the "patched" version on the EAB FTP server...

Is the "patched" version on the EAB FTP server your patched version or someone else's?

https://is.gd/WklnPN



Haha, didn't see your post on the previous page! ;) Check my last post...
Forum: support.Apps 24 October 2017, 10:16
Replies: 60
Views: 7,479
Posted By DrBong
The CrunchMania library (V4.3x) and run-time data...

The CrunchMania library (V4.3x) and run-time data decruncher updates are on the EAB FTP server (https://is.gd/ai6ds2), but unfortunately there's nothing on there that advances the main exec from...
Forum: News 23 October 2017, 21:18
Replies: 47
Views: 4,306
Posted By DrBong
No worries, my pleasure! :) Thanks for...

No worries, my pleasure! :)



Thanks for the quick report! :great I've updated the HOL entry accordingly.

I'm hoping to make an ADF version of Crazy Priest (http://hol.abime.net/6271) when I...
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