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Forum: support.Hardware 05 May 2021, 14:58
Replies: 12
Views: 1,184
Posted By idrougge
I have used the original ArdSCSIno (for STM32) on...

I have used the original ArdSCSIno (for STM32) on my A3000, and it certainly was possible to partition the drive and run DiskSpeed on it. I did at first have a pirate Bluepill on which it ran slower...
Forum: News 20 February 2021, 18:06
Replies: 148
Views: 16,709
Posted By idrougge
Version 0.2: Defeated level 1 boss with upgrade...

Version 0.2:
Defeated level 1 boss with upgrade panel at »double«. When reaching level 2, it was still highlighted, but picking up the next upgrade item also highlighted »speedup«.
Forum: Hardware pics 18 February 2021, 19:19
Replies: 15
Views: 3,438
Posted By idrougge
No you didn't. There are resellers in both Spain...

No you didn't. There are resellers in both Spain and Great Britain.



No they might not.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 11 February 2021, 21:39
Replies: 4
Views: 748
Posted By idrougge
AmiBlitz – does it still require an FPU?

I saw in the release notes for RedPill:



Does this imply that AmiBlitz no longer requires an FPU for its executables? Does the compiler/editor still do that?
Forum: MarketPlace 11 February 2021, 21:34
Replies: 20
Views: 1,144
Posted By idrougge
It all depends on looks and finish. I wouldn’t...

It all depends on looks and finish. I wouldn’t want to have something looking like a 3d printed nightmare on my desk.
Forum: Coders. General 08 February 2021, 01:57
Replies: 107
Views: 10,731
Posted By idrougge
I certainly didn’t, since the TV I was using was...

I certainly didn’t, since the TV I was using was neither new nor fancy.
Forum: Coders. General 06 February 2021, 20:44
Replies: 107
Views: 10,731
Posted By idrougge
Just amazing how much is missing from earlier OS...

Just amazing how much is missing from earlier OS versions.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 06 February 2021, 18:07
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By idrougge
http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=798692&postcou...

http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=798692&postcount=31
Forum: Hardware mods 31 January 2021, 20:11
Replies: 101
Views: 10,551
Posted By idrougge
Indeed it does, the extension is just an...

Indeed it does, the extension is just an extension.
Forum: Coders. General 31 January 2021, 20:00
Replies: 107
Views: 10,731
Posted By idrougge
The return code of the last command is always in...

The return code of the last command is always in the RC variable and can be checked as any variable; or was this not in place in 1.3? Sounds unlikely.
Forum: Coders. General 29 January 2021, 17:34
Replies: 107
Views: 10,731
Posted By idrougge
This is IMHO an anti-pattern. You can't, as you...

This is IMHO an anti-pattern. You can't, as you would otherwise expect, call "unzip *.zip ." in a Unix shell, since the shell will pass a long list of filenames to the unzip binary, which expects the...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 January 2021, 23:58
Replies: 15
Views: 990
Posted By idrougge
Jens has been working on this for several years...

Jens has been working on this for several years with his CloneA chipset. I think the Indivision ECS is an offshoot of that project.
Forum: Coders. General 28 January 2021, 02:45
Replies: 107
Views: 10,731
Posted By idrougge
You should keep in mind that from AmigaOS 2.0...

You should keep in mind that from AmigaOS 2.0 onwards, ARexx is part of the system.

Shell scripts are awful on all operating systems, and AmigaOS has avoided going down the ill-advised path of...
Forum: Coders. General 24 January 2021, 20:47
Replies: 107
Views: 10,731
Posted By idrougge
What is a normal variable and in what way doesn’t...

What is a normal variable and in what way doesn’t AmigaShell have those?
Forum: project.EAB 24 January 2021, 20:10
Replies: 14
Views: 1,813
Posted By idrougge
What I don’t like: People who join only to ask a...

What I don’t like: People who join only to ask a question that has been asked a hundred times and can be answered by a single Google query or forum search.
Forum: Hardware mods 24 January 2021, 15:17
Replies: 101
Views: 10,551
Posted By idrougge
Those digital pins are for connecting your Amiga...

Those digital pins are for connecting your Amiga to a digital PC screen, giving you at best EGA-style colours.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2021, 15:11
Replies: 271
Views: 33,303
Posted By idrougge
Note that TV sets can't be adjusted in that way,...

Note that TV sets can't be adjusted in that way, and that the standard Atari SC1224 had even bigger borders.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2021, 03:37
Replies: 271
Views: 33,303
Posted By idrougge
Yes; Amiga first and ST second.

Yes; Amiga first and ST second.
Forum: Coders. General 24 January 2021, 03:35
Replies: 107
Views: 10,731
Posted By idrougge
Note that he said A1000/A500/A2000. There was a...

Note that he said A1000/A500/A2000. There was a lot that was corrected in 2.0 or 3.0.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2021, 02:02
Replies: 271
Views: 33,303
Posted By idrougge
It certainly looks taller, so just be certain, I...

It certainly looks taller, so just be certain, I made some further measurements.

The previous picture weren’t taken from the exact same perspective, so for completeness sake, here are two pictures...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 January 2021, 21:09
Replies: 57
Views: 3,845
Posted By idrougge
The ST isn’t built with off-the-shelf components...

The ST isn’t built with off-the-shelf components unless you count the sound chip. I don’t know who launched this urban legend, but I myself believed it for years until actually opening an ST and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 January 2021, 21:07
Replies: 57
Views: 3,845
Posted By idrougge
Sorry, which flight simulator? Sublogic’s flight...

Sorry, which flight simulator? Sublogic’s flight simulator (which was later taken over by Microsoft and survives to this day) debuted on 8-bit platforms.

King’s Quest is an inventive game, by all...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 January 2021, 10:35
Replies: 57
Views: 3,845
Posted By idrougge
The businesses also didn't really care for mice,...

The businesses also didn't really care for mice, graphical user interfaces, or any user interfaces at all, or really anything invented after 1970.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 January 2021, 10:33
Replies: 57
Views: 3,845
Posted By idrougge
You didn't refute those points either. Carmack's...

You didn't refute those points either. Carmack's independent (?) rediscovery of hardware scrolling is one testament to that, and the skin colours in any EGA game is another.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 January 2021, 11:03
Replies: 57
Views: 3,845
Posted By idrougge
I'm sure that standard was based totally on...

I'm sure that standard was based totally on technical superiority, just like the EGA colour palette was based on artistic superiority.
Forum: support.Hardware 20 January 2021, 00:31
Replies: 24
Views: 2,008
Posted By idrougge
Is your SCSI2SD set to SCSI ID 6?

Is your SCSI2SD set to SCSI ID 6?
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 19 January 2021, 21:57
Replies: 19
Views: 1,631
Posted By idrougge
Looks like what you need is BBlit.

Looks like what you need is BBlit.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 19 January 2021, 20:55
Replies: 19
Views: 1,631
Posted By idrougge
You can have several queues, but perhaps several...

You can have several queues, but perhaps several dozens is overdoing it.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 January 2021, 16:36
Replies: 57
Views: 3,845
Posted By idrougge
AFAIK his routine was basically the same as used...

AFAIK his routine was basically the same as used on both the Amiga and consoles, using hardware scrolling to scroll part of the screen while building upcoming scenery on a background buffer or...
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 18 January 2021, 21:49
Replies: 19
Views: 1,631
Posted By idrougge
You can use QBlit with a separate bitmap supplied...

You can use QBlit with a separate bitmap supplied as an extra argument. That bitmap will be used as a source for restoring what was previously erased.
Forum: support.Hardware 18 January 2021, 03:21
Replies: 23
Views: 1,419
Posted By idrougge
First CGX3, then version 4, on plain OS 3.1, on a...

First CGX3, then version 4, on plain OS 3.1, on a plain A4000/040.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 January 2021, 03:41
Replies: 271
Views: 33,303
Posted By idrougge
The first picture is from the Atari ST, the...

The first picture is from the Atari ST, the second is from the Amiga. Both connected via RGB to the same Philips 8833 monitor.

Looks like Batman is just as fat on both platforms, but at least the...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 January 2021, 22:02
Replies: 186
Views: 12,860
Posted By idrougge
Only if you were a quitter.

Only if you were a quitter.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 January 2021, 21:23
Replies: 271
Views: 33,303
Posted By idrougge
Emulator? Are you seriously talking about how...

Emulator? Are you seriously talking about how emulators render their screen?

Connect an Amiga and an Atari ST to the same screen or TV and then report back.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 16 January 2021, 18:10
Replies: 13
Views: 2,781
Posted By idrougge
Sorry, that should have been Asc() values. Just...

Sorry, that should have been Asc() values. Just use Asc(Mid$(your_text$,offset,1)) to get the ASCII value of a letter in your text and use that as the Shape number, optionally offsetting it to some...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 January 2021, 18:02
Replies: 271
Views: 33,303
Posted By idrougge
How do you mean? The ST also uses 320×200.

How do you mean? The ST also uses 320×200.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 16 January 2021, 16:30
Replies: 20
Views: 4,232
Posted By idrougge
There is a fixed installer on Aminet....

There is a fixed installer on Aminet. http://aminet.net/package/dev/blitz/ubbinstall
Forum: support.Hardware 14 January 2021, 16:46
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By idrougge
Do you know exactly how they differ?

Do you know exactly how they differ?
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 14 January 2021, 16:42
Replies: 28
Views: 2,006
Posted By idrougge
I think that's the exact problem. I hadn't...

I think that's the exact problem. I hadn't actually considered you could just pass in an IFF ILBM file as a palette.
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 14 January 2021, 03:26
Replies: 28
Views: 2,006
Posted By idrougge
If DecodePalette takes so long, it’s probably a...

If DecodePalette takes so long, it’s probably a bug. Have you tried it with a different file from a different program?
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