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Old 16 August 2017, 08:48   #281
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Hi, i have made an archive, and also updated the installer for Nippon Safes. It pass as v1.02.

You'll find the installer alone and the game installed in the zone
Added it to the upcoming 3.1 update, thanks =)
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Old 16 August 2017, 10:10   #282
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Updated the whole thing to 3.0. Moved the 2.* packages into "old".
Bringing up the age old question but what is the best way to update? DL the whole lot again (inefficient) or is there some better way? Really would be nice if there was....
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Old 16 August 2017, 10:40   #283
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Bringing up the age old question but what is the best way to update? DL the whole lot again (inefficient) or is there some better way? Really would be nice if there was....
Right now, there is only 3.0 and that is a full version so grab it all again.

If you want to update, download 2.0 and all the updates. Then run the updater on 2.1, 2,2 and so on.

That will get you up to date with the games, but there have also been fixes (games mispelled, removed etc) that is not automatically fixed with the updater.
For example, see puccis thread here which have been done/fixed in 3.0: http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=...&postcount=255

So my suggestion would be to store away any games where you have savegames today that you want to save and then download 3.0 and replace the whole thing, restoring the save games.

This is if you are the kind of gamer who wants ALL games available on your amiga/emulator. If you've sorted out just a handfull of games that you want, this pack is not for you and you should keep it updated from Retroplays individual releases instead. This pack is for lazy buggers like myself who just wants all games available and updated easely or if you are just getting started.
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Old 16 August 2017, 13:33   #284
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Bringing up the age old question but what is the best way to update? DL the whole lot again (inefficient) or is there some better way? Really would be nice if there was....
Hello...

How update collection...
Delete old collection from folders Demos, Games, GamesAGA - beginning from letters -
Far or Windows Explorer.
Depacked 3 archives 3.0 - in any folders with 7zip archiver.
Move depacked files, beginning with letters - to ClassicWB - in needs folders, usually
Demos, Games, GamesAGA.
Update AGLauncher files.
Correct sorts and windows in WB.
Enjoy...

Turran, your updater 3.0 - not depacked, written - error on Win 7... ???
I depack archive - Demos...
In updates TurUpdater - written error in line 2415...

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Old 16 August 2017, 14:46   #285
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Turran, your updater 3.0 - not depacked, written - error on Win 7... ???
I depack archive - Demos...
In updates TurUpdater - written error in line 2415...
If you tried using the updater, you can not use that for updating to version 2 to 3. 3 is a full package so, no go there.

It will be useful again for a possible 3.1 release in the future, for updating from 3.0 to 3.1.
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Old 27 August 2017, 13:50   #286
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Im wondering why Hired guns had been replaced with 2 demos of it?
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Old 28 August 2017, 13:06   #287
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Is it the same in RetroPlays updates? I just take them from there.
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Old 28 August 2017, 13:11   #288
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RetroPlay's FTP lists 4 versions, 2 demos and 2 full games. The 512KB version and the 1MB version.
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Old 28 August 2017, 15:32   #289
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Updated the whole thing to 3.0. Moved the 2.* packages into "old".
Oooh I missed this. Awesome work again!!!
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Old 28 August 2017, 22:02   #290
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Ahh yes, thx alot Turan and all involved here !!
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Old 05 September 2017, 10:57   #291
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Im wondering why Hired guns had been replaced with 2 demos of it?
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HiredGuns 512KB and 1MB versions are in the 'Unpack on Amiga' section rather than the main games pack.

Many thanks Turran for your hard work as always
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Old 05 September 2017, 22:52   #292
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Hardwired disk images in demos pack wasn't copyable from my Mac to Amiga via UAE without changing the permissions on the files mac side first (Owner didn't have write perms).

Was ok when I extracted with different app.

Thanks for the packs!

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