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Forum: support.Hardware 15 October 2021, 16:03
Replies: 15
Views: 383
Posted By Mad-Matt
So are the jumpers set to force Pio4 or set to...

So are the jumpers set to force Pio4 or set to compatibility mode?

Id be surprised if it was faulty. Are you sure the gayle adaptor is properly clipped on? It can take quite a bit of pressure for...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 October 2021, 15:06
Replies: 15
Views: 383
Posted By Mad-Matt
Ah that seems to have its own driver set. ...

Ah that seems to have its own driver set.

http://wiki.amiga.org/index.php?title=A1200/A600_4xIDE_Buffered_IDE_Interface

Eide99+Alegro is for elbox hardware.
Forum: support.Hardware 15 October 2021, 14:59
Replies: 15
Views: 383
Posted By Mad-Matt
If its this,...

If its this, http://amigakit.amiga.store/4xeide99-buffered-interface-with-allegro-cdfs-p-194.html?currency=GBP

Then it's only capable of providing PIO0.
Forum: support.Games 23 September 2021, 15:08
Replies: 1
Views: 357
Posted By Mad-Matt
It looks like the directory structure is damaged....

It looks like the directory structure is damaged. The files are hidden away in the image but Discsalve doesn't appear to be able to see anything to recover or repair.

Looking in with a hex editor...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 September 2021, 17:36
Replies: 1,158
Views: 209,614
Posted By Mad-Matt
Maybe he had seen doom running on a 68k Mac when...

Maybe he had seen doom running on a 68k Mac when making that statement

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P7A8VYw_ncM

But at least they still got an official version.
Forum: support.AmigaOS 09 September 2021, 13:36
Replies: 12
Views: 1,134
Posted By Mad-Matt
http://aminet.net/package/util/wb/MPP I...

http://aminet.net/package/util/wb/MPP

I found these dbl scan presets to be quite good without breaking compatibility way back when I used to use aga+scandoubler and vga monitor
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 August 2021, 12:29
Replies: 10
Views: 862
Posted By Mad-Matt
I used to install some of the amiga and c64 remix...

I used to install some of the amiga and c64 remix cd to the PS3 and have them play in GT5. Helped with those really long endurance levels ;)
Forum: support.Hardware 11 August 2021, 18:49
Replies: 80
Views: 6,019
Posted By Mad-Matt
The firmware may only designed to hook into a 3.1...

The firmware may only designed to hook into a 3.1 rom. Maybe better off using 3.1 and just boot load any updated libs you need. This ensures max compatibility.
Forum: News 06 August 2021, 14:25
Replies: 23
Views: 2,900
Posted By Mad-Matt
I never liked the Amiga music in Zool 2 and...

I never liked the Amiga music in Zool 2 and doesnt leave me with a great impression of the game. A backwards step compared to music used in their Zool and the lotus games. Too slow and fitting the...
Forum: support.Games 06 August 2021, 13:49
Replies: 1
Views: 575
Posted By Mad-Matt
"Shame, You were short by a tiny amount. Go for...

"Shame, You were short by a tiny amount. Go for it this time." I believe.
Forum: News 06 August 2021, 11:20
Replies: 23
Views: 2,900
Posted By Mad-Matt
The Console versions of Zool are all pretty much...

The Console versions of Zool are all pretty much Zool 1 in the Zool 2 engine. This remake kind of looks like the Mega-Drive version (with it's dithered coloring) just with a much bigger viewport. ...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 July 2021, 23:32
Replies: 155
Views: 19,177
Posted By Mad-Matt
I tried it and couldn't see anything that looks...

I tried it and couldn't see anything that looks like a cdxl intro. The Intro is just a series of still frames (ilbm files) with credits fading in that you click through until the game loads. I...
Forum: support.Hardware 29 July 2021, 00:35
Replies: 7
Views: 577
Posted By Mad-Matt
Glad it's all worked out. It's not...

Glad it's all worked out.

It's not documented in the flash archives but it was often suggested when troubleshooting flash update problems in the early ppc days when the cards just came out.
Forum: support.Hardware 24 July 2021, 16:11
Replies: 7
Views: 577
Posted By Mad-Matt
Have you tried telling the flasher the speed? ...

Have you tried telling the flasher the speed?

Something like 'Blizzppc060update 233MHZ'
Forum: Amiga scene 20 July 2021, 13:32
Replies: 27
Views: 2,648
Posted By Mad-Matt
Roadshow is the fastest... It just is ;). ...

Roadshow is the fastest... It just is ;).

Some of my numbers taken from an older thread here on the forum "I'm using a pcmcia ethernet card (Genius ME3000IIse) via cnet.device. 1.9 and observed...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 July 2021, 00:53
Replies: 32
Views: 2,275
Posted By Mad-Matt
Not entirely relevant to the topic but I thought...

Not entirely relevant to the topic but I thought id ask anyhow.

Has anybody had any success with HD Floppies with the Panasonic drive included with Escom A1200 using this aminet driver...
Forum: support.Apps 10 July 2021, 14:13
Replies: 12
Views: 882
Posted By Mad-Matt
That's right. all the commercial disk copiers...

That's right. all the commercial disk copiers were junk. The only way to reliably copy an original protected disk was to use the diskcopy command supplied with Workbench. If the copy still has...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 April 2021, 11:29
Replies: 6
Views: 674
Posted By Mad-Matt
I would check that you have the last Phase5 cpu...

I would check that you have the last Phase5 cpu libs installed else you will get notably slower chipram/motherboard access causing lower than normal ide speeds. my own 040/25 gets around 1.8 mb/s so...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 April 2021, 18:42
Replies: 10
Views: 898
Posted By Mad-Matt
I bought this game as it was cheap for a big box...

I bought this game as it was cheap for a big box release. It had a nice box and the Psygnosis logo. Surly it had to be good. The game was a huge let down once I got it home and loaded. I should...
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 March 2021, 20:26
Replies: 273
Views: 30,489
Posted By Mad-Matt
I don't know what that is. I am using the...

I don't know what that is. I am using the Hyperion version and update. It's not without issues of course just due to how ppc emulation works. ( a huge annoying bug really)

Every other ppc task...
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 March 2021, 19:43
Replies: 273
Views: 30,489
Posted By Mad-Matt
The Heretic II demo from Freespace cd worked a...

The Heretic II demo from Freespace cd worked a treat. Works fullscreen and plays the same speed as on med. Overall slower than my A1200 ppc 175 / BVision though.

Not tried every config, but...
Forum: support.WinUAE 10 March 2021, 16:59
Replies: 273
Views: 30,489
Posted By Mad-Matt
I'm not sure of were running different demo...

I'm not sure of were running different demo versions as I dont have a 'Self running demo' version. I downloaded the Aminet demo and it seems to be the version I already had.

Anyway, my demo seems...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 03 March 2021, 14:42
Replies: 9
Views: 1,098
Posted By Mad-Matt
http://amr.abime.net/issue_652_coverdisks ...

http://amr.abime.net/issue_652_coverdisks

That's the only one that comes to my mind.
Forum: Amiga scene 03 March 2021, 12:15
Replies: 208
Views: 19,900
Posted By Mad-Matt
Doom should have come out on Amiga around the...

Doom should have come out on Amiga around the same time as PC and Mac versions. It may have had a similar effect and got people to buy those accelerator upgrades. Or maybe that money was better...
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 March 2021, 23:07
Replies: 273
Views: 30,489
Posted By Mad-Matt
It does work on My 1200 Med + Voodoo3 (or...

It does work on My 1200 Med + Voodoo3 (or BVision) as well.

https://youtu.be/54tLUPasEJI

Video just to show it can be made to work in the emulation. Its slow but you can play it. My A1200 is...
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 March 2021, 18:39
Replies: 273
Views: 30,489
Posted By Mad-Matt
Its currently running best on Voodoo via...

Its currently running best on Voodoo via A4000,Grex and cgx. A1200+grex is too slow to try and play. A4000, p96,med currently i havent had it even start. A1200 med is crashing before opening a...
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 March 2021, 14:52
Replies: 273
Views: 30,489
Posted By Mad-Matt
The problem is the usual issue of the ppc...

The problem is the usual issue of the ppc emulation talking with paula which just locks up the emulation.

The full game is fine as is the demo if you copy over the ahi driver.
Forum: support.Games 28 February 2021, 19:40
Replies: 132
Views: 12,593
Posted By Mad-Matt
It works! Mission Accomplished. Mounting the .raw...

It works! Mission Accomplished. Mounting the .raw file, replacing the loader file and then re-imaging with rawread to produce a working extended adf file.
Forum: support.WinUAE 28 February 2021, 13:02
Replies: 273
Views: 30,489
Posted By Mad-Matt
But it does work :O

But it does work :O
Forum: support.Games 27 February 2021, 19:20
Replies: 132
Views: 12,593
Posted By Mad-Matt
With write protect disabled, winuae should...

With write protect disabled, winuae should generate a new adf file in the emu folder. 'filename_save.adf'
Another option if the above fails is to generate an extended adf version with rawread.
Forum: support.Games 27 February 2021, 14:27
Replies: 132
Views: 12,593
Posted By Mad-Matt
Looks like a one time unlock. Ring up the...

Looks like a one time unlock. Ring up the number, hand over the given code and your parents credit card details and get an unlock code in return which writes to the disk to unlock it and not get...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 February 2021, 11:56
Replies: 21
Views: 1,305
Posted By Mad-Matt
There is nothing bad about the built in 68k libs....

There is nothing bad about the built in 68k libs. just leave them be. Just use BPPCFix to remove ppc.library so that you can have a clean system for WarpOS.
Forum: Amiga scene 24 February 2021, 12:20
Replies: 208
Views: 19,900
Posted By Mad-Matt
Because your starting off from a base 1993...

Because your starting off from a base 1993 configuration. Start with OS35 or better yet 3.9 and you'll have everything ready out of the box.

be sure that setting up a 1993 Win3.1 and netscape...
Forum: support.Apps 24 February 2021, 11:59
Replies: 8
Views: 1,678
Posted By Mad-Matt
Doom wont likely show any differences but Quake...

Doom wont likely show any differences but Quake will as it needs an fpu to make the 3d happen.

Ideally you should use the phase5 cpu libs else you are leaving performance on the table. Mu libs are...
Forum: Amiga scene 24 February 2021, 11:45
Replies: 542
Views: 51,793
Posted By Mad-Matt
If it wasn't for Microsoft throwing them a bone,...

If it wasn't for Microsoft throwing them a bone, they would have. I bet MS regrets that decision ;)
Forum: request.Apps 16 February 2021, 13:28
Replies: 31
Views: 4,578
Posted By Mad-Matt
Not to hijack the thread or anything... But did...

Not to hijack the thread or anything... But did the Scala MM300 thats said to have been bundled with the Amiga Technology 1200 HD Magic Pack come on floppies in the box? Or was it always pre...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 February 2021, 12:40
Replies: 36
Views: 2,171
Posted By Mad-Matt
I thought Death Mask was pretty good for fps...

I thought Death Mask was pretty good for fps style game on my old A600. Citadel wasn't in any way playable )and I don't recall any others that ran on an unexpanded 500/600. The difficulty / speed...
Forum: support.Apps 05 February 2021, 18:29
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By Mad-Matt
Just to check blizkick is working ok with your...

Just to check blizkick is working ok with your blizz060, you can try :-

C:Blizkick *

That will simply map your 3.0 rom to fastmem. It should say if there is an issue with any maprom setup.
Forum: support.Apps 05 February 2021, 17:37
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By Mad-Matt
you dont need to specify KICKFILE. Thats just...

you dont need to specify KICKFILE. Thats just where it goes. So something like:-

C:Blizkick Devs:kick.a1200.46.143 QUIET
Forum: support.Apps 03 February 2021, 12:28
Replies: 13
Views: 1,246
Posted By Mad-Matt
Maybe its just an Iconian bug. Does 3.1.4 not...

Maybe its just an Iconian bug. Does 3.1.4 not have its own icon program?

If you set the Highlight type to backfill, the transparency seems to work but you lose your second icon.
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