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Forum: Hardware mods 02 October 2017, 21:27
Replies: 2,619
Views: 154,042
Posted By eXeler0
As plasmab said, official numers say about...

As plasmab said, official numers say about 100,000 units. However, there were NTSC units produced for the US market but never released. Don't know if those are included in the estimate.
These are...
Forum: News 01 October 2017, 19:12
Replies: 6
Views: 977
Posted By eXeler0
Nice, is the this the port of...

Nice,
is the this the port of "grafx2-2.5wip2082-win32" -version?
Forum: Amiga scene 24 September 2017, 22:32
Replies: 52
Views: 3,791
Posted By eXeler0
The arcade version is one of my all time favs and...

The arcade version is one of my all time favs and you are right, Amiga deserved a far better port, so well done so far!
Forum: Hardware mods 12 September 2017, 21:09
Replies: 271
Views: 42,976
Posted By eXeler0
Missed this a month ago, but might as well post...

Missed this a month ago, but might as well post this for future reference; (and casual googlers that might come across the thread)
Hermes is officially dead as of Aug 14th 2017......
Forum: support.Hardware 01 September 2017, 20:58
Replies: 31
Views: 1,530
Posted By eXeler0
At least Indivision ECS could help run Nemac IV...

At least Indivision ECS could help run Nemac IV ;-)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTNJzEpu97A
Forum: support.Hardware 01 September 2017, 20:54
Replies: 31
Views: 1,530
Posted By eXeler0
The VGA adapter allows you to connect to a VGA...

The VGA adapter allows you to connect to a VGA monitor, yes, but its just a throughput of the signal, so you would only have access to a few different modes in WorkBench, namely those who can run at...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 August 2017, 22:12
Replies: 12
Views: 1,055
Posted By eXeler0
THB this might not be the right forum for finding...

THB this might not be the right forum for finding OS4 lovers ;)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 August 2017, 19:29
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By eXeler0
Although I find modular concepts intriguing, I'd...

Although I find modular concepts intriguing, I'd say they have some tough times ahead of them.
If they can sort it all out and get it all work like a charm and become the standard "Old console"...
Forum: Hardware mods 02 August 2017, 15:55
Replies: 2,619
Views: 154,042
Posted By eXeler0
@plasma & @kipper2k We are lucky that we live...

@plasma & @kipper2k
We are lucky that we live among Wizards like you in this day and age ;-) Thanks for the interesting work and effort.
As for the need to modify stuff to better suite one's needs...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 July 2017, 22:12
Replies: 158
Views: 6,855
Posted By eXeler0
@matthey Maybe you'll find this article...

@matthey Maybe you'll find this article interesting.

https://phys.org/news/2017-07-greatly-common-parallel-computing-algorithms.html

When AI starts scheduling code execution, things get...
Forum: News 26 June 2017, 23:44
Replies: 703
Views: 112,466
Posted By eXeler0
Here's a tip that will make your life much...

Here's a tip that will make your life much easier: "Don't hold your breath" :D
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 June 2017, 23:56
Replies: 25
Views: 1,019
Posted By eXeler0
I thought the Amiga version compared nicely to...

I thought the Amiga version compared nicely to e.g. the SNES version...
But speaking of color palettes etc... *someone* has to mention the eye-killing color palette of the Amstrad version of Op...
Forum: News 17 June 2017, 17:48
Replies: 95
Views: 8,234
Posted By eXeler0
Great stuff @Lantus360

Great stuff @Lantus360
Forum: Hardware mods 14 June 2017, 22:31
Replies: 2,619
Views: 154,042
Posted By eXeler0
Its no mystery that people do different things...

Its no mystery that people do different things with their stuff so each one with their own needs, ey? But I think we can agree 100% that if Spidi makes a RAM + IDE board, it WILL make the CD32 a more...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 June 2017, 23:03
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By eXeler0
Sure, why not. Most of the systems you mention...

Sure, why not. Most of the systems you mention are cloned by software emulation.
ARMIGA is a project with similar philosophy (Although its more of a A500 clone)
But..
The Amiga has already been...
Forum: News 13 June 2017, 01:43
Replies: 43
Views: 4,674
Posted By eXeler0
Splendid work, Spidi!

Splendid work, Spidi!
Forum: Hardware mods 01 June 2017, 23:43
Replies: 2,619
Views: 154,042
Posted By eXeler0
Its all relative of course, but compared to what...

Its all relative of course, but compared to what some people are doing already, I don't think this is at the top of the difficulty scale.. I think its mostly due to CD32 being a such a niche Amiga...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 29 May 2017, 23:58
Replies: 19
Views: 1,068
Posted By eXeler0
Good one, I had forgotten that the A1000 and...

Good one,
I had forgotten that the A1000 and A2000 were on sale simultaneously...
Forum: News 07 May 2017, 13:27
Replies: 442
Views: 32,767
Posted By eXeler0
These days: probably - but even back in the day...

These days: probably - but even back in the day when a lot of quality software was released, a lot of people still shamelessly copied everything and never bought any software. (I know a bunch...
Forum: News 06 May 2017, 01:15
Replies: 442
Views: 32,767
Posted By eXeler0
Willing to spend on hardware: Absolutely.. I...

Willing to spend on hardware: Absolutely.. I mean.. who else would think €500 for a Blizzard 1260 is a bargain ;-)
But pay for software? That's another story.. Maybe I'm wrong but It's the "hardware...
Forum: News 03 May 2017, 21:58
Replies: 442
Views: 32,767
Posted By eXeler0
About CPUs, there could be one day as you...

About CPUs, there could be one day as you probably know.. An ASIC version of 68080 could maybe run in the 1GHz "ballpark". (That would be plenty for most stuff)
And there are a lot of people who...
Forum: Amiga scene 25 April 2017, 23:56
Replies: 252
Views: 14,911
Posted By eXeler0
"You can milk a cow shamelessly but we all know...

"You can milk a cow shamelessly but we all know the cow will get old and die at some point." :-)

Cloanto as a company does a lot of mixed stuff, one of it happens to be Amiga Forever, so they are...
Forum: Amiga scene 24 April 2017, 21:53
Replies: 252
Views: 14,911
Posted By eXeler0
I don't see the point of comparing Amiga OS to...

I don't see the point of comparing Amiga OS to Linux in this particular matter. It's not like Amiga OS is a huge success atm just because someone still sells it.

I agree with @e-penguin &...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 April 2017, 22:12
Replies: 252
Views: 14,911
Posted By eXeler0
Don't share more than what feels comfortable, but...

Don't share more than what feels comfortable, but hmmmm.. very weird way to communicate with a community. For example, Jens S. has a pretty good contact with the community through forums, why...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 April 2017, 17:38
Replies: 252
Views: 14,911
Posted By eXeler0
Any details you can share about this?

Any details you can share about this?
Forum: Amiga scene 16 April 2017, 00:27
Replies: 120
Views: 7,566
Posted By eXeler0
Haha, it's a classic Commodore move to save some...

Haha, it's a classic Commodore move to save some bucks by inverting the port.
But.. Majsta, at one point there were news that this issue was "fixed" (a supplier found). What went wrong?
Forum: News 16 April 2017, 00:18
Replies: 703
Views: 112,466
Posted By eXeler0
I see two types of reasoning here. No one is...

I see two types of reasoning here. No one is really wrong here, but why is it so difficult to accept that some ppl want options even if its not the simplest choice or the cheapest one.
To use a...
Forum: News 14 April 2017, 09:44
Replies: 703
Views: 112,466
Posted By eXeler0
@NovaCoder Like @Romanujan says. It also gives...

@NovaCoder
Like @Romanujan says. It also gives you options. If you get tired of the Vampire you can always toss it out and put a 030 card into it butvwith the benefits mentioned.
But I get what...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 April 2017, 00:36
Replies: 186
Views: 17,390
Posted By eXeler0
You are right in principle and I completely agree...

You are right in principle and I completely agree with this idea, but just HOW THE HELL would that happen in reality? :D

If Jens pick it up in a way that ends the tiresome legal hustling, opens it...
Forum: News 14 April 2017, 00:28
Replies: 703
Views: 112,466
Posted By eXeler0
Jens is right to not offer "support" for say...

Jens is right to not offer "support" for say Vampire users, but if it works technically that's another question. Its obviously an oversimplification to say that if a Blizzard works in both Reloaded...
Forum: News 14 April 2017, 00:22
Replies: 51
Views: 5,183
Posted By eXeler0
It was a quick port, it can be optimized further....

It was a quick port, it can be optimized further.
But I actually think its a good "benchmark" for Vampire. Sure code can be optimized, but question is also, can the Vampire itself be optimized to...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 April 2017, 00:08
Replies: 90
Views: 3,915
Posted By eXeler0
Thing is, doing proper pixel art (Think Bitmap...

Thing is, doing proper pixel art (Think Bitmap brothers quality) is very time consuming and unless you are doing this full time you are going to cut some corners.
Gfx guys these days use Photoshop,...
Forum: News 12 April 2017, 23:47
Replies: 703
Views: 112,466
Posted By eXeler0
I'm really interested in this motherboard.....

I'm really interested in this motherboard.. but... I have an Apollo 1260 and I will get a Vampire V1200. If neither one of these two works with the Reloaded, i will have no use for it at all..
If...
Forum: Amiga scene 11 April 2017, 20:27
Replies: 120
Views: 7,566
Posted By eXeler0
Wow popular topic it seems. I can say that I...

Wow popular topic it seems.

I can say that I was *very* dissapointed with the A1200 when it was released.
Mostly, I hated that it only got a 14MHz 020 and even that one was crippled by slow...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 April 2017, 23:41
Replies: 90
Views: 3,915
Posted By eXeler0
Maybe it was a smokescreen for a second hidden...

Maybe it was a smokescreen for a second hidden poll checking how many ppl would actually answer it and how many would take the opportunity to go bitching about the poll itself :D
Forum: News 08 April 2017, 22:35
Replies: 703
Views: 112,466
Posted By eXeler0
Hm yes indeed, it seems to have been updated in...

Hm yes indeed, it seems to have been updated in February this year..
The RTG part is a nice addition I guess..
Quote:
"The Commodore A1200 Reloaded has a DVI-I output as standard. This will ...
Forum: Hardware mods 06 April 2017, 20:41
Replies: 2,026
Views: 129,282
Posted By eXeler0
Sad to see a talented guy quit, but if he had...

Sad to see a talented guy quit, but if he had problems controlling his temper and rage nearly rage-quitting every 3 weeks and deleting open source stuff in the process, then I guess it was never...
Forum: News 06 April 2017, 20:12
Replies: 703
Views: 112,466
Posted By eXeler0
I'm pretty sure this is the sort of news you will...

I'm pretty sure this is the sort of news you will hear about when it happens as its future depends on a lot of people knowing about it and placing pre-orders.
As for the original timeline, forget it...
Forum: Member Introductions 01 April 2017, 14:31
Replies: 8
Views: 1,054
Posted By eXeler0
Välkommen ;-) These are exciting times for...

Välkommen ;-)

These are exciting times for 68k Amiga, so its a good time to re-join the community.

If your Amiga 500 is working properly you're in luck, but you will probably find a lot of the...
Forum: Hardware mods 21 March 2017, 20:26
Replies: 2,026
Views: 129,282
Posted By eXeler0
Me too, got it in the end but it was "stuck" at...

Me too, got it in the end but it was "stuck" at customs for a month or something like that. I guess they were suspicious about CPUs from Russia.
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