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Forum: support.Apps 02 January 2022, 19:52
Replies: 1
Views: 284
Posted By PDrill
Alternatives for FTPMount (or a solution to a problem with it)

I am currently using FTPMount (https://aminet.net/package/comm/tcp/FTPMount) 1.4 from 2003 to mount an FTP account as a drive for my Amigas

It works almost 100% for me, but there is one thing I...
Forum: support.Apps 01 January 2022, 19:26
Replies: 3
Views: 451
Posted By PDrill
A few months ago I messaged the coder about a...

A few months ago I messaged the coder about a similar problem and he just wanted me to send the log files (well, not exactly log files but some 'status information files' Virusz creates) and after a...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 December 2021, 17:17
Replies: 3
Views: 548
Posted By PDrill
Oh yes, thank you. Don't even have to play it to...

Oh yes, thank you. Don't even have to play it to remember. Gonna look for the .adf NOW ->
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 December 2021, 20:08
Replies: 3
Views: 548
Posted By PDrill
Demo or intro with Doctor in the heart/house

A demo or a intro where a woman was singing about doctor in the heart, or maybe in the house. If I recall right, it's wasn't anything fancy but the music still plays in my head. Maybe a yellow or...
Forum: support.Demos 18 November 2021, 16:55
Replies: 8
Views: 1,145
Posted By PDrill
Didn't check this, just uploaded it from my mixed...

Didn't check this, just uploaded it from my mixed demos -directory but should be what you're looking for.

http://wonk.sytes.net/ext/permanent/voyage.adf
Forum: Collections 17 November 2021, 20:18
Replies: 10
Views: 1,264
Posted By PDrill
Imo 1200/4000 don't run all those 1.3 Golden...

Imo 1200/4000 don't run all those 1.3 Golden Oldies that well (from floppy nor gotek) so the 'WHDLoad modified' versions are definately more useful.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 November 2021, 20:14
Replies: 62
Views: 8,976
Posted By PDrill
When I got the 1541 and started loading Spy...

When I got the 1541 and started loading Spy Hunter (came bundled) the red led flashed the whole time and I knew it meant an error. What I didn't know at that time was that turbo loaders made all...
Forum: support.Apps 17 November 2021, 20:09
Replies: 25
Views: 3,864
Posted By PDrill
My A1200 has I think 11.5 mb of ram and it...

My A1200 has I think 11.5 mb of ram and it usually fails to load AmiSSL if I have anything else running than IBrowse. SnoopDos doesn't reveal anything, everything seems to be ok but doesn't just...
Forum: support.Apps 21 October 2021, 19:10
Replies: 2
Views: 959
Posted By PDrill
SetColor did the trick, thanx.

SetColor did the trick, thanx.
Forum: support.Apps 17 October 2021, 09:29
Replies: 2
Views: 959
Posted By PDrill
Saving 8-color palettes in KS/WB 1.3

I'm using a command/util called DEPTH to give me 8 colors (depth 3) in workbench screen. Now I need a way to adjust the palette *AND SAVE IT*, but I can't find anything for that. Or is there maybe...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 30 August 2021, 23:28
Replies: 46
Views: 6,472
Posted By PDrill
My A1200 (or A600 if I ever use it) is always...

My A1200 (or A600 if I ever use it) is always connected.

Clearly the most useful function is to map an FTP account as a drive in the PC as well as in the Amiga, so I have 'Drive E:' on the PC...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 August 2021, 19:25
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By PDrill
For example NComm will do the trick. If I...

For example NComm will do the trick. If I remember correctly, I've had problems (some kind, don't remember, but nothing to do with your issue) with later versions and have been sticking to the 1.9...
Forum: support.WinUAE 20 August 2021, 12:46
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By PDrill
Well thank you. I normally use real hardware and...

Well thank you. I normally use real hardware and there it's easy just to push a button on the Gotek, but when travelling it's a bit easier to go with a laptop and emulation :-)
Forum: Amiga scene 20 August 2021, 12:42
Replies: 510
Views: 84,828
Posted By PDrill
How about a feature to download all song marked...

How about a feature to download all song marked as favourite? Then it would be easy to transfer them to those Amigas without an internet connection.
Forum: support.WinUAE 18 August 2021, 17:06
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By PDrill
Shortcut for next ADF without Disk swapper

Is there a shortcut to insert the next .ADF in the directory without adding it first to the swaplist?
Forum: support.Hardware 30 July 2021, 22:55
Replies: 18
Views: 4,542
Posted By PDrill
Thanks for the first message. It's always nice to...

Thanks for the first message. It's always nice to have 1-2-3 instructions to get started with something you can't get started on your own. I managed to get my PAL:High Res Laced Workbench showing up...
Forum: support.Other 29 July 2021, 22:31
Replies: 41
Views: 6,693
Posted By PDrill
Oh no, it wasn't just a bit sanding, it was pure...

Oh no, it wasn't just a bit sanding, it was pure grinding with a powertool. If I remember right, I took up to 1.5mm away from the socket and after that no problems at all. I also dug the bottom of...
Forum: support.Other 28 July 2021, 11:40
Replies: 41
Views: 6,693
Posted By PDrill
I had terrible problems with my Furia when I got...

I had terrible problems with my Furia when I got it, and I did anything and everything possible but no help. Sometimes worked for hours, sometimes didn't even start. When everything had been done (it...
Forum: support.Other 20 July 2021, 20:25
Replies: 4
Views: 1,299
Posted By PDrill
I have an ancient warez'd 7.04 version of Paint...

I have an ancient warez'd 7.04 version of Paint Shop Pro from 2001 and it can read and write IFF's.
Forum: support.Hardware 20 July 2021, 13:28
Replies: 6
Views: 609
Posted By PDrill
I don't know/remember which REV my A1200 is, but...

I don't know/remember which REV my A1200 is, but I think it's a 1D4 also and I had a strange problem similar to yours. The thing is, I have a few external drives and they all work in any combinations...
Forum: request.Apps 20 July 2021, 11:51
Replies: 75
Views: 38,456
Posted By PDrill
A while ago a thought came into my mind. As...

A while ago a thought came into my mind. As almost everything back then was cracked, did we really need to use all those 'elite copiers' or would a simple DOS diskcopy have done the trick aswell?...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 June 2021, 15:05
Replies: 27
Views: 3,200
Posted By PDrill
Wouldn't it also require an amplifier since Amiga...

Wouldn't it also require an amplifier since Amiga produces only 'line level' signal?
Forum: support.Hardware 28 May 2021, 23:17
Replies: 9
Views: 1,053
Posted By PDrill
Over the years I've bought this and that...

Over the years I've bought this and that 'universal, compatible with anything' stuff and I've learned that the best way to be sure is to buy stuff from places that sell Amiga stuff. May be more...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 May 2021, 20:20
Replies: 13
Views: 1,544
Posted By PDrill
Now that this is more or less solved, I'd like to...

Now that this is more or less solved, I'd like to share my experience. My tank mouse upgrade was an easy P&P operation so I ordered a kit for my A1200 mouse too. And that was a bit more tricky.

At...
Forum: support.Apps 05 May 2021, 21:59
Replies: 3
Views: 828
Posted By PDrill
Had some more fun with this for 5 hours today! ...

Had some more fun with this for 5 hours today!

Measured all the pins to see how all the lines (DCD, DTR, DSR, CTS and RI) act in different situations and with different setups. Found out that &D...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 May 2021, 20:07
Replies: 6
Views: 742
Posted By PDrill
Good to hear. For years I've had the habit of...

Good to hear. For years I've had the habit of making simple 1-2-3 instructions for everything that didn't go so well at first, so the next time I'm in the same situation I don't have to fight the...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 May 2021, 19:10
Replies: 6
Views: 742
Posted By PDrill
I remember having huge problems getting my Amiga...

I remember having huge problems getting my Amiga online so here's my notes about it if it's of any help. I'm also using Roadshow and cnet-compatible card.


Driver DEVS:Networks/cnet.device - If I...
Forum: support.Apps 30 April 2021, 19:37
Replies: 3
Views: 828
Posted By PDrill
WiModem + Paragon BBS = Desperation, will pay for solution.

For the past 6-8 years I've used tens of hours trying to get my old BBS back online but no success. I've tried telser, telnetd, Telnet BBS Server and Internet Modem but no. Finally I bought the...
Forum: support.Apps 26 April 2021, 14:53
Replies: 29
Views: 1,848
Posted By PDrill
Didn't read to whole thread so not sure what you...

Didn't read to whole thread so not sure what you wanted CrossDOS for, but if you want to use PC 720k floppies Dos2Dos will work with 1.3 machines too and it's most likely available on the internet.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 April 2021, 07:15
Replies: 40
Views: 7,809
Posted By PDrill
I'd say, keep everything. I have kept all...

I'd say, keep everything.

I have kept all the software from the late 90's when I started PC'ing, they take virtually no space compared to anything from today so at least it's not a storage...
Forum: support.WinUAE 18 April 2021, 01:50
Replies: 1
Views: 669
Posted By PDrill
Extreme CPU usage in the 'Amiga'

I finally put up antother PC to do some misc stuff, including WinUAE. I've been using WinUAE for years every now and then and it has always worked 100% but now it doesn't.


I noticed a problem...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 April 2021, 21:55
Replies: 10
Views: 873
Posted By PDrill
That's what I too have been using. Or to be...

That's what I too have been using. Or to be exact, I usually use the standard Amiga diskcopy command succesfully.
Forum: support.Apps 06 April 2021, 08:33
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By PDrill
Did you do any other changes? Maybe a new SD/CF...

Did you do any other changes? Maybe a new SD/CF harddisk?

Just asking because your problem sounds exactly the same I had. When I installed 3.1.4, I put a new SD-HD in at the same time. When...
Forum: support.Hardware 29 March 2021, 20:56
Replies: 19
Views: 2,040
Posted By PDrill
Is the Vampire for A1200 something for me?

I was going to post this on the Apollo Forum but didn't get the confirmation e-mail to my hotmail and gmail so I didn't write this there. Also I searched for some kind of 'general vampire thread'...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 March 2021, 11:29
Replies: 6,659
Views: 1,424,573
Posted By PDrill
Laser electronics for the A1200 mouse. Have done...

Laser electronics for the A1200 mouse. Have done it for the A500 a year ago and it's great.
Forum: support.Hardware 25 March 2021, 11:23
Replies: 42
Views: 2,820
Posted By PDrill
It's a Supradrive external floppy without any...

It's a Supradrive external floppy without any specific model number.
Forum: support.Hardware 25 March 2021, 11:21
Replies: 3
Views: 436
Posted By PDrill
My solution is to run an FTP server on my...

My solution is to run an FTP server on my Linuxbox and both my PC and Amiga map a specific ftp-account as a drive. So now I just copy the stuff from WinPC to the drive and it can instantly be seen...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 March 2021, 18:01
Replies: 42
Views: 2,820
Posted By PDrill
I'd say so based on the multiple configurations I...

I'd say so based on the multiple configurations I tried.


Leaving out the problem drive fixed everything. No matter had I 2 or 3 external drives, everything worked well if the problem drive...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 March 2021, 09:17
Replies: 42
Views: 2,820
Posted By PDrill
It's not the Gotek itself that causes the...

It's not the Gotek itself that causes the problem, it's the ext floppy 'control electronics' that makes the problem and you just happen to have the Gotek in it. Get yourself another ext drive and put...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 March 2021, 11:51
Replies: 42
Views: 2,820
Posted By PDrill
I haven't read this thread completely, only the...

I haven't read this thread completely, only the first post but I thought I'll write about a similar problem I've encountered. I have a few Amigas and 3 external drives and I have used all of them...
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