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Forum: support.WinUAE 06 May 2021, 23:37
Replies: 209
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Posted By Foebane
:great

:great
Forum: support.WinUAE 06 May 2021, 23:34
Replies: 209
Views: 62,449
Posted By Foebane
I already submitted the link from Exotica to the...

I already submitted the link from Exotica to the prod's Pouet.net page, which is:

http://ftp.amigascne.org/pub/amiga/Groups/A/Anadune/AND-Yaga.lha

Sorry.
Forum: support.WinUAE 06 May 2021, 23:09
Replies: 209
Views: 62,449
Posted By Foebane
Maybe the version on the Pouet download link...

Maybe the version on the Pouet download link above is corrupt? I downloaded my copy from there a couple of years ago and it crashed before the second part. I'll let Pouet.net know about the Exotica...
Forum: support.WinUAE 06 May 2021, 18:02
Replies: 209
Views: 62,449
Posted By Foebane
I stand corrected. Can I tell the Pouet.net...

I stand corrected.

Can I tell the Pouet.net admins to accept the new file from The Zone? It should be shared for everyone on Scene.org.

Looking forward to seeing the second half of the demo!
Forum: support.WinUAE 06 May 2021, 05:28
Replies: 209
Views: 62,449
Posted By Foebane
Correct, Amcio. I always thought the demo...

Correct, Amcio.

I always thought the demo ended abruptly on WinUAE, and I'm sure I've seen gurus after the witch's head. And the files in the archive do mention a tunnel, so yes, it is not running...
Forum: support.WinUAE 06 May 2021, 00:11
Replies: 209
Views: 62,449
Posted By Foebane
I have this demo, it works up to the witch's head...

I have this demo, it works up to the witch's head moving from side to side, fades out and then it ends.

Is the YouTube video at the Pouet link representative of the entire video? If so, this is...
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 May 2021, 20:57
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By Foebane
I investigated the configuration parameters in...

I investigated the configuration parameters in Shell with "uae-configuration", and it turns out that I had the right idea in the first place...

...it failed because I made a typo in my script,...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 05 May 2021, 09:03
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By Foebane
You mean all of the Triple-A modern FPS games...

You mean all of the Triple-A modern FPS games that don't show actual in-game footage, but pre-rendered cinematics as a matter of course? Yeah, that always baffled me too, and most of the time, the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 May 2021, 06:33
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By Foebane
Problem with -f (configuration) and -s (parameter) in command line

I'm using a system where I can load configurations with -f into WinUAE with the command line, and then modify them with -s per parameter as I need to.

In one case, I am trying to switch from...
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 May 2021, 20:40
Replies: 22
Views: 1,396
Posted By Foebane
After having tried my program with drag'n'drop...

After having tried my program with drag'n'drop for a while now, I felt it was quite cumbersome with the whole process, and I thought of configurations customised to each demo.

Then I saw how...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 May 2021, 23:44
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By Foebane
That's correct. Jay Miner was THE genius behind...

That's correct. Jay Miner was THE genius behind both series.



An expensive stepping stone for my Dad, costing him £700 for both machines, one after the other, instead of the £400 I would've had...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 May 2021, 16:39
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By Foebane
That was always the problem back in those days,...

That was always the problem back in those days, the mid-1980s adverts for the Atari ST made the games LOOK impressive, but of course, until the people bought them and the games and saw what dogshit...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 May 2021, 15:48
Replies: 25
Views: 991
Posted By Foebane
:bowdown:great

:bowdown:great
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 May 2021, 11:42
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By Foebane
Seriously? Have I killed this thread stone dead?

Seriously? Have I killed this thread stone dead?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 May 2021, 10:45
Replies: 25
Views: 991
Posted By Foebane
1. The movie is great, up there with the other...

1. The movie is great, up there with the other two.
2. You need to fix your topic title.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 30 April 2021, 19:46
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By Foebane
I sometimes wonder how some people could be so...

I sometimes wonder how some people could be so biased against the Amiga FOR the ST as my college best friend was, short of jealousy.

From the time he knew me at college, he berated me about my...
Forum: support.WinUAE 30 April 2021, 09:35
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By Foebane
When the Amiga crashes, it "guru"s. Do you get a...

When the Amiga crashes, it "guru"s. Do you get a red flashing box at the top of a black screen with info? If so, what does it say?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 30 April 2021, 09:15
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By Foebane
Id Software can attest to that, as their...

Id Software can attest to that, as their shareware model meant they sent the full version of the game out to paying customers with no anti-piracy protection at all, and trusted them not to copy it en...
Forum: support.WinUAE 29 April 2021, 17:42
Replies: 29
Views: 2,076
Posted By Foebane
UPDATE: As much as I've enjoyed listening to...

UPDATE:

As much as I've enjoyed listening to the FLACs, I'm finding their sheer size to be a bulky problem, as it takes ages to copy the files to my phone for playback, among SSDs, etc.

I...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 29 April 2021, 17:35
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By Foebane
Thanks for the link, Kamelito. Very fascinating...

Thanks for the link, Kamelito. Very fascinating read.

I know the Atari ST is capable of better, I've seen several demoscene productions and they look nice and smooth. This ST SOTB code looks very...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 29 April 2021, 06:21
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By Foebane
What about when different development teams are...

What about when different development teams are involved in a conversion?

Shadow of the Beast was originally developed for the Amiga by Reflections, yet later on the ST conversion was done by...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 April 2021, 18:10
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By Foebane
The downside to the 1980s UK home computer...

The downside to the 1980s UK home computer market: a lot of quantity, not much quality.



Galahad is absolutely correct. I'm sure Amiga hardware sales as well as software sales suffered because...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 28 April 2021, 09:44
Replies: 19
Views: 1,126
Posted By Foebane
You'd be correct if you're referring to original...

You'd be correct if you're referring to original game floppies, but I'm sure that WHDLoad has fully corrected such incompatibilities.

And yes, I am saying that an HDD is MANDATORY for an A1200,...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 27 April 2021, 19:21
Replies: 19
Views: 1,126
Posted By Foebane
Before the A1200 existed, then the A500 meant a...

Before the A1200 existed, then the A500 meant a complete Amiga, but that changed, of course. I mean, why would you NOT want an A1200? You'd enjoy the full library of A500 AND A1200 AGA games, with...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 27 April 2021, 17:36
Replies: 19
Views: 1,126
Posted By Foebane
I would choose an A1200 over any other type of...

I would choose an A1200 over any other type of Amiga, as it has AGA, and to be honest, no Amiga is complete without AGA.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 April 2021, 10:21
Replies: 10
Views: 1,818
Posted By Foebane
If you're sick to death of retrogaming, why are...

If you're sick to death of retrogaming, why are you spending more time on it?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 25 April 2021, 08:19
Replies: 28
Views: 1,817
Posted By Foebane
Why do you have to convert MODs AT ALL? ...

Why do you have to convert MODs AT ALL?

Amiga Paula music should be heard exactly as it sounds on the real hardware. This "improvement" for broadcast is BLASPHEMY!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 April 2021, 10:21
Replies: 46
Views: 2,684
Posted By Foebane
Tempest is hardly a "3D world" like the others,...

Tempest is hardly a "3D world" like the others, now is it?

And yes, we would prefer they'd be filled.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 April 2021, 09:55
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By Foebane
Too late. I kept all the better stuff...

Too late.



I kept all the better stuff I'm more proud of, yes.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2021, 19:29
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By Foebane
A good programmer should exhaustively document...

A good programmer should exhaustively document every single line of their code, and I don't do that now, I prefer to let the code do the talking.

The problem is, looking back at this old code of...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2021, 17:58
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By Foebane
They probably paid for the service, I'm happy to...

They probably paid for the service, I'm happy to use my standard free cloud storage. The website attachment was rejected by Gmail as well, but I've still got Yahoo to store them on, as many copies as...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2021, 14:11
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By Foebane
Can anyone upload their stuff to archive.org? Is...

Can anyone upload their stuff to archive.org? Is it free? I thought it was only for websites. I mentioned a website, but mine is more "offline".
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2021, 12:43
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By Foebane
I've re-organised my collection to feature my...

I've re-organised my collection to feature my favourite or significant programs only, even if some of them no longer work. I'm surprised how little space they take up, they could be attached to...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2021, 07:08
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By Foebane
Some of the stuff I created on PC I'd already...

Some of the stuff I created on PC I'd already done before, better, on Amiga. And in any case, the code I'm most proud of is in the stuff I'm gonna keep.

I'll even keep my old university project,...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 April 2021, 00:30
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By Foebane
I've decided I've got too much code which I don't...

I've decided I've got too much code which I don't like or which is just variations on a theme, so I'm going to cut the bad stuff only:

For example:

The arithmancy calculator I mentioned was...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 April 2021, 22:36
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By Foebane
I forgot to mention that in 2012, before the...

I forgot to mention that in 2012, before the Windows versions refused to run them outright, I decided to chronicle all of my old software in a webpage, complete with pictures and descriptions, so I...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 April 2021, 22:12
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By Foebane
OT: What should I do with my self-written software when it no longer runs?

I wrote a lot of programs back in the day, on both Amiga and PC, and as of now, all of the older PC programs (DOS, some of it) no longer runs on Windows 10, and I wonder if it's worth keeping it.
...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 April 2021, 19:41
Replies: 21
Views: 1,246
Posted By Foebane
America is a fucked-up country, an experiment...

America is a fucked-up country, an experiment that has failed, to be honest.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 April 2021, 19:27
Replies: 21
Views: 1,246
Posted By Foebane
I heard about that back in the day. Didn't they...

I heard about that back in the day. Didn't they call it "anti-trust"?

What would've been so bad about Microsoft being split in two?

I really wish they hadn't saved Apple, it's just become a...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 April 2021, 17:06
Replies: 21
Views: 1,246
Posted By Foebane
What gets me is: why save Apple? What did...

What gets me is: why save Apple? What did Microsoft have to gain from it? Competition? Make Apple Microsoft's bitch?
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