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Forum: support.Hardware Yesterday, 17:12
Replies: 2
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Posted By thomas
I don't know how it works technically. But I...

I don't know how it works technically. But I remember from when I tried it on my A500 that it didn't feel like slow motion but rather like stuttering. As if it puts the CPU on halt in regular short...
Forum: support.Apps 16 June 2021, 13:54
Replies: 17
Views: 630
Posted By thomas
It should be possible to run a Rexx script from...

It should be possible to run a Rexx script from the def icon. The script can then call Multiview with specific options. I think there is even an example included with OS 3.9.
Forum: support.Amiga Forever 16 June 2021, 10:41
Replies: 13
Views: 768
Posted By thomas
I thought that I own all AF releases since 4.0,...

I thought that I own all AF releases since 4.0, but apparently I skipped 2005. In 6.0 there is indeed only the WB disk for 3.1. In 2006 there are all six disks.
Forum: News 15 June 2021, 18:57
Replies: 48
Views: 11,179
Posted By thomas
You cannot set the size explicitely. It is ...

You cannot set the size explicitely.

It is
- fixed in ToolManager style
- derived from the icon sizes in AmiDock style
- derived from the template brush in MagicWB style
- I don't remember how...
Forum: support.Other 13 June 2021, 12:09
Replies: 7
Views: 446
Posted By thomas
Yes, that's the one.

Yes, that's the one.
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 13 June 2021, 10:49
Replies: 20
Views: 941
Posted By thomas
There is only one typedef missing from...

There is only one typedef missing from exec/types.h:


typedef unsigned long AVLKey;
Forum: support.Hardware 12 June 2021, 20:29
Replies: 11
Views: 451
Posted By thomas
It means the device (probably the HDD) returned a...

It means the device (probably the HDD) returned a SCSI error. But you need the sense data from the device to know which error it was. This data is only available to the driver or to a program which...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 June 2021, 11:19
Replies: 11
Views: 451
Posted By thomas
http://amigadev.elowar.com/read/ADCD_2.1/Includes_...

http://amigadev.elowar.com/read/ADCD_2.1/Includes_and_Autodocs_3._guide/node0646.html


#define HFERR_SelTimeout 44 /* Select timed out */
Forum: support.Other 12 June 2021, 10:35
Replies: 7
Views: 446
Posted By thomas
http://thomas-rapp.homepage.t-online.de/downloads/...

http://thomas-rapp.homepage.t-online.de/downloads/wbgradient.lha
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 June 2021, 19:36
Replies: 2,827
Views: 485,679
Posted By thomas
It is possible, but the change also affects the...

It is possible, but the change also affects the other hdf's desktop. On each partition there is a file called .backdrop which holds a list of all icons from that partition which have been left out....
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 June 2021, 19:31
Replies: 2,827
Views: 485,679
Posted By thomas
After you've done that you should also select...

After you've done that you should also select Window -> Snapshot -> Window from the menu, otherwise the border will be back after a reboot.
Forum: support.Hardware 10 June 2021, 21:44
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By thomas
You don't need IDEfix to run a CD drive. You can...

You don't need IDEfix to run a CD drive. You can use atapi.device with 3.2's CD file system. IDEfix will undo the improvements introduced with 3.2.
Forum: support.Hardware 10 June 2021, 21:16
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By thomas
atapi.device is part of IDEfix. It handles IDE...

atapi.device is part of IDEfix. It handles IDE splitters out of the box, it does not need AtapiMagic.
Forum: Coders. General 10 June 2021, 07:29
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By thomas
Your minterm is 0xB0. What do you try to achieve...

Your minterm is 0xB0. What do you try to achieve with this?

The documented minterm to "copy source and blit thru mask" is 0xE0 (ABC|ABNC|ANBC).
...
Forum: support.WinUAE 09 June 2021, 09:33
Replies: 9
Views: 2,077
Posted By thomas
Harddrives -> Add Directory or Archive -> Select...

Harddrives -> Add Directory or Archive -> Select Directory.

The drive is then used as a virtual harddrive, not as a floppy drive.




No, you won't. As explained above, the PC floppy drive is...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 June 2021, 22:46
Replies: 12
Views: 599
Posted By thomas
What happens if you open a Shell window and enter...

What happens if you open a Shell window and enter CD CF0: ?

Does PrepCard recognise the reader (it will say it's not usable, but it should display the vendor and device IDs).
Forum: support.Apps 08 June 2021, 16:18
Replies: 17
Views: 630
Posted By thomas
You can select "Use Separate Screen" from the...

You can select "Use Separate Screen" from the menu. Then you'll get the screen mode and number of colours as the REKO datatype class provides them. (There are different REKO datatypes with different...
Forum: support.Apps 07 June 2021, 16:49
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By thomas
The 3.1.4 ROM contains code to load icon.library...

The 3.1.4 ROM contains code to load icon.library and workbench.library from disk. It's the one which issues the message "please insert a disk containing libs/icon.library". Of course if you add the...
Forum: support.Apps 07 June 2021, 16:46
Replies: 17
Views: 630
Posted By thomas
Make sure the icon type is right. Should be of...

Make sure the icon type is right. Should be of type PROJECT. Normally DOpus should show it IMHO. If it does not show it, the type probably is not right or the file is not even an icon file.
Forum: support.Hardware 06 June 2021, 12:02
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By thomas
Please run HDDReport and attach the report here.

Please run HDDReport and attach the report here.
Forum: support.Hardware 06 June 2021, 11:55
Replies: 6
Views: 269
Posted By thomas
There is no limit specific to CF cards. There is...

There is no limit specific to CF cards. There is a 8064 MB limit of the IDE bus which applies to all kinds of devices. And there is a 4096 MB limit of AmigaOS which applies to all kinds of devices,...
Forum: support.Hardware 06 June 2021, 11:20
Replies: 8
Views: 381
Posted By thomas
You need to install scsi.device first. Without...

You need to install scsi.device first. Without the update scsi.device can only see 7.8 GB of the card. So you created a 450 MB and two 2500 MB partitions. The rest was not available at that time.
...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 June 2021, 11:59
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By thomas
Well, I would rephrase this like so: - start...

Well, I would rephrase this like so:

- start booting into the 1> prompt and then type CD to see which partition you are on.

A floppy disk is not needed. If you know the name of your system...
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 31 May 2021, 16:54
Replies: 5
Views: 353
Posted By thomas
You should post the code which causes the error....

You should post the code which causes the error. The message alone says nothing about what you did wrong.

Normally one would use the varargs functions OpenWindowTags and OpenScreenTags and pass...
Forum: support.Other 30 May 2021, 13:51
Replies: 15
Views: 1,064
Posted By thomas
It's an artificial limit, but it's there for a...

It's an artificial limit, but it's there for a good reason:

If your file system does not support long file names and you save a file with a long name along with its icon, then both names will be...
Forum: request.Apps 28 May 2021, 12:38
Replies: 14
Views: 5,248
Posted By thomas
To answer the actual question: no, there is no...

To answer the actual question: no, there is no way to exchange a whole icon set. You have to copy each icon individually.
Forum: support.Other 28 May 2021, 08:50
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By thomas
The copy command replaces the original files with...

The copy command replaces the original files with the new copy. You cannot "uncopy" files. You have to replace each file by its previous version, if you still have it. And delete those orphaned icons...
Forum: support.Other 27 May 2021, 18:43
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By thomas
Not sure what you mean by "install". It's just a...

Not sure what you mean by "install". It's just a directory full of icons. Delete the directory and they are gone.
Forum: request.Apps 26 May 2021, 21:26
Replies: 5
Views: 631
Posted By thomas
You don't need to swap ROMs. 3.1.4 and 3.2 can be...

You don't need to swap ROMs. 3.1.4 and 3.2 can be installed with Kick 3.1, just like 3.5 and 3.9. It needs more RAM if you don't install the ROM, but that's the same with 3.9, too.
Forum: Coders. System 26 May 2021, 15:28
Replies: 5
Views: 447
Posted By thomas
https://wiki.amigaos.net/wiki/IFF_FORM_and_Chunk_R...

https://wiki.amigaos.net/wiki/IFF_FORM_and_Chunk_Registry
Forum: support.WinUAE 24 May 2021, 13:16
Replies: 3
Views: 537
Posted By thomas
Well, a HDF represents a hard disk drive, not a...

Well, a HDF represents a hard disk drive, not a CD drive. If the game wants to play back CD audio tracks, there is no way to redirect it to harddrive. You could store the entire bin/cue files on the...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 May 2021, 06:19
Replies: 11
Views: 434
Posted By thomas
Well, the code to read the clock was removed :) ...

Well, the code to read the clock was removed :)

The new Kickstart has battclock.resource which does all the hardware handling. The new SetClock command only needs to call system functions to do...
Forum: support.Hardware 23 May 2021, 21:06
Replies: 11
Views: 434
Posted By thomas
Of course force-cleaning the clock address space...

Of course force-cleaning the clock address space does not help. If the clock works with 3.1 but not on 1.3, then it's a software problem.

There are two different clock chips used on various Amiga...
Forum: support.Other 23 May 2021, 16:22
Replies: 1
Views: 292
Posted By thomas
Yes. No.

Yes.




No.
Forum: support.Apps 23 May 2021, 09:15
Replies: 9
Views: 685
Posted By thomas
SetDate sets the time and date of a file. Date...

SetDate sets the time and date of a file.
Date displays or sets the time and date of the system clock.
SetClock reads or sets the time and date of the battery backed clock (which runs independently...
Forum: support.Apps 22 May 2021, 23:03
Replies: 9
Views: 685
Posted By thomas
SetDate

SetDate
Forum: support.Apps 22 May 2021, 23:00
Replies: 17
Views: 861
Posted By thomas
No, there isn't. If there is, then it's a bug. ...

No, there isn't. If there is, then it's a bug.

The size of the drawer window is stored in the drawer's .info file.

For example Tools.info contains the size of the Tools drawer.

Disk.info...
Forum: support.Amiga Forever 22 May 2021, 20:27
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By thomas
The image style used by AF is unique. I never saw...

The image style used by AF is unique. I never saw other images than those included.

But you can ditch Toolmanager altogether and use WBDock2 instead: https://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=101790...
Forum: support.Apps 22 May 2021, 20:21
Replies: 5
Views: 353
Posted By thomas
PFS3 does not support different block sizes. It...

PFS3 does not support different block sizes. It uses 1024, no matter what you select.
Forum: News 22 May 2021, 10:48
Replies: 48
Views: 11,179
Posted By thomas
It first launches the app and then starts to...

It first launches the app and then starts to blink, so the flashing happens while the app is loading. I doubt that DOpus will load much faster if the flashing doesn't happen.

But anyway you can...
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