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Forum: Hardware mods 22 October 2021, 18:48
Replies: 32
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Posted By Malakie
Can you link the cpu emulator/raspberry thing and...

Can you link the cpu emulator/raspberry thing and what it does or is? Am still playing 30 year catchup myself with Amiga so also looking for other possibilities as well.
Forum: Hardware mods 20 October 2021, 22:46
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By Malakie
Why did you send this post to me? I BOUGHT one...

Why did you send this post to me? I BOUGHT one and am using it without issue outside the SCSI issue that I did not know existed... I am not knocking the guy that made it, I am supporting him...
...
Forum: Hardware mods 20 October 2021, 22:41
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By Malakie
Of course it would be better.. but when you...

Of course it would be better.. but when you figure a guy on his own went ahead and created this thing by himself when no one else was really supporting new hardware, it's pretty nice because it gave...
Forum: Hardware mods 20 October 2021, 21:48
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By Malakie
I don't agree that it is a "bad" design.. Other...

I don't agree that it is a "bad" design.. Other than the DMA channel issue with the A2091 card, every other card and item I have plugged in, works just fine that I have tried so far.
Forum: Hardware mods 20 October 2021, 21:47
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By Malakie
Possible you got a bad one? If you have an...

Possible you got a bad one? If you have an actual Amiga, try it in that and see what happens.

I plugged mine into my A2000 and it worked perfectly right off the top, no changes or config issues...
Forum: Hardware mods 20 October 2021, 21:45
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By Malakie
Ok, Been playing a lot with the Terrible Fire 534...

Ok, Been playing a lot with the Terrible Fire 534 I asked 68030 card I was working with.

I have it working flawless except for its compatibility with SCSI HD cards... which is not going to change...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 October 2021, 16:46
Replies: 10
Views: 8,818
Posted By Malakie
So there is no power connector I can use like you...

So there is no power connector I can use like you find on PC mainboards then... well shit.
Forum: Hardware mods 13 October 2021, 16:45
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By Malakie
So they created this product and it does not even...

So they created this product and it does not even work on a A2000 with a standard SCSI controller? WTF?

Second issue, HOW do I use the IDE controller? Without any instructions, I have no idea...
Forum: Hardware mods 13 October 2021, 03:05
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By Malakie
I already plan on doing that.. in fact already...

I already plan on doing that.. in fact already have just before I answered this post... Now it is a matter of them getting back to me but I am USA so it will be sometime else before a reply shows.
...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 October 2021, 03:02
Replies: 10
Views: 8,818
Posted By Malakie
Cn606

Hi,

Anyone know what CN606 on the A2000 mainboard is? Is it power? Is there a power connector like that on the main board that can be used for devices with the small power plug like floppies...
Forum: Hardware mods 13 October 2021, 02:28
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By Malakie
Terrible Fire 534 68030 board.. question

Hi,

I have a Terrible Fire 524 board. If I boot on a bootable floppy, the amiga power up and boots to WB just fine, so the board is working.

BUT if I plug my A2091 in, it hangs when it tries...
Forum: support.Hardware 03 October 2021, 18:47
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
We did not supply a tool to do it ourselves. In...

We did not supply a tool to do it ourselves. In hindsight we probably should have but we were also trying to keep the cost down and thus chose to let it be handled by those writing the software...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 October 2021, 18:49
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
Yep to all of that. The sapphire was created and...

Yep to all of that. The sapphire was created and designed for developers to set the clock, not the have the hardware control it. The design was to allow for use of 68020 instruction set WHILE...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 September 2021, 07:37
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
Awesome... umm don't suppose you know where I can...

Awesome... umm don't suppose you know where I can get one of those? :)
Forum: support.Hardware 18 September 2021, 02:34
Replies: 29
Views: 1,508
Posted By Malakie
Except there a lot of Amiga people who don't have...

Except there a lot of Amiga people who don't have the knowledge to build things like that or do and don't want to hassle with it due to time etc...

Thus why I was thinking it would be nice to for...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 September 2021, 00:03
Replies: 29
Views: 1,508
Posted By Malakie
Well, that as you said, requires the pistorm...

Well, that as you said, requires the pistorm hardware though.. what about just native support via PCMCIA like any other PC can use.. THAT is more what I mean.. I have a couple USB cards I use in my...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 September 2021, 22:22
Replies: 29
Views: 1,508
Posted By Malakie
Oh I think many Amiga types would have no issue...

Oh I think many Amiga types would have no issue doing that.. There are a LOT of new hardware products still being made here and there for Amiga and my hope is one of these days, one of those people...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 September 2021, 20:09
Replies: 29
Views: 1,508
Posted By Malakie
LOL no, I was the technical engineers that...

LOL no, I was the technical engineers that supported dealers around the country for repair, support, and basically anything that had to do with the hardware working, design changes, updates and such.
Forum: support.Hardware 17 September 2021, 20:07
Replies: 29
Views: 1,508
Posted By Malakie
I bet today those boards would sell huge.. So...

I bet today those boards would sell huge.. So many USB devices out there now, the Amiga could benefit from.. plug in a card and whatever USB device you want, and it would open HUGE avenues for ALL...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 September 2021, 02:16
Replies: 29
Views: 1,508
Posted By Malakie
I may do an article one of these days if I can...

I may do an article one of these days if I can find the time.. For now just trying to get what was stored for so many years due to military service, back working...

As for the ORB, have always...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 September 2021, 22:44
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
Oh wow. Thanks.. I will do that! The 3.1 ROM...

Oh wow. Thanks.. I will do that! The 3.1 ROM is what I want.. And I will try that scsimounter shortly as well! Thanks again!
Forum: support.Hardware 16 September 2021, 22:24
Replies: 29
Views: 1,508
Posted By Malakie
Well, I used them back in the late 80's while...

Well, I used them back in the late 80's while working for Commodore and then later on over the years until I had placed everything in storage.

And now, only one drive had an issue that I pulled...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 September 2021, 06:09
Replies: 29
Views: 1,508
Posted By Malakie
Thanks for the info on the PCMCIA stuff.. As...

Thanks for the info on the PCMCIA stuff.. As for the zip and jaz, I have used those for years on Amiga's. Never had a major failure.. A few disks finally failed with too many bad sectors but as...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 September 2021, 04:08
Replies: 29
Views: 1,508
Posted By Malakie
Anyone tried using a PCMCIA USB 2.0 Card on the A1200?

Hi.

Anyone know if it is possible to use a PCMCIA USB port card on the A1200? If so, attach a zip drive or HD to that?

And one last question, I have a zip 250 USBPCM model drive.. What is the...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 September 2021, 02:17
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
Thanks watching now

Thanks watching now
Forum: support.Hardware 16 September 2021, 00:20
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
I need to put in the 3.1 from Cloanto again as I...

I need to put in the 3.1 from Cloanto again as I don't remember the version now...

And I thought there was a 3.1 rom kickstart released for the A2500 HD when I was still there in fact? Been a...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 September 2021, 22:52
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
I do own Amiga Forever and in fact always upgrade...

I do own Amiga Forever and in fact always upgrade in support of their work.. BUT I still need a rom chip with the 3.x kickstart that will work with the basic 3.9 install and OS.

I did buy a 3.1...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 September 2021, 03:39
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
Yea but the issue is I need the actual Amiga rom...

Yea but the issue is I need the actual Amiga rom kickstart to support it too.. that's the hard part
Forum: support.Hardware 15 September 2021, 01:31
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
Ugh.. no it does not.. basic A2000 with 1 meg...

Ugh.. no it does not.. basic A2000 with 1 meg chip, 2 meg fast, an A2091, Floppy (added a Gotek as well) and that's it. Oh and running 2.04 unless I can find a original Rom that works someplace for...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 September 2021, 00:20
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
Great will take a look at those asap.. Been...

Great will take a look at those asap.. Been searching with no luck so figured I would ask here ... Was starting to think for my A2000 I might be outta luck.
Forum: support.Hardware 14 September 2021, 23:42
Replies: 28
Views: 1,608
Posted By Malakie
Is there any way to use a USB hard drive (or zip drive) on A2000?

Is there any way to use a USB hard drive (or zip drive) on A2000?

I know I can convert an IDE to scsi in a case or ESATA drive to SCSI the same way...

But I have a Zip 250 I want to use...
Forum: support.Other 11 September 2021, 02:12
Replies: 21
Views: 6,227
Posted By Malakie
So I can actually make a floppy without needing...

So I can actually make a floppy without needing to use the cable too? I.E. just use it to make an actual floppy on my system?

It does it have to be connected to another machine to do that?
Forum: support.Other 08 September 2021, 01:48
Replies: 21
Views: 6,227
Posted By Malakie
Yea, I realized I already had a solution.....

Yea, I realized I already had a solution.. Amikit.. lol DUH on me.

As for gotek, I use flashfloppy but learned the hardway, using a 64GB memory stick and filling it up is NOT a good idea. I...
Forum: support.AmigaOS 22 August 2021, 18:53
Replies: 8
Views: 1,474
Posted By Malakie
The changes I made in the HDToolbox to every...

The changes I made in the HDToolbox to every drive and partition seem to be doing the job! Not one lock up since.. The most frustrating thing is it would usually corrupt a drive partition and I...
Forum: support.AmigaOS 22 August 2021, 03:40
Replies: 8
Views: 1,474
Posted By Malakie
Hi, Ok I found them in the HD Toolbox.. ...

Hi,

Ok I found them in the HD Toolbox.. Can you explain just a bit, what the max transfer speed is you gave me and the difference between the default that comes up and what you posted.. also has...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 August 2021, 20:53
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By Malakie
The membrane is toast.. I just pulled it and...

The membrane is toast.. I just pulled it and there was damage from condensation (this goes along with the other system I have spoke about I am trying to resurrect that were in storage for years...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 August 2021, 20:05
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By Malakie
Ok thanks.. . will try the cleaning, and probably...

Ok thanks.. . will try the cleaning, and probably grab a membrane and a PC compatible thing too just in case.

BTW, pretty good coincidence it is both shift keys only.. everything else works...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 August 2021, 18:56
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By Malakie
Recommendation for A1200 keyboard?

Hi,

Have an A1200, rev 1D board in it. Keyboard works except for BOTH shift keys.

Caps lock works but not for every key.

So I am figuring the keyboard is going toast and need to either...
Forum: support.AmigaOS 07 August 2021, 22:16
Replies: 8
Views: 1,474
Posted By Malakie
Both are using FASTFILESYSTEM for the HD's

Both are using FASTFILESYSTEM for the HD's
Forum: support.AmigaOS 07 August 2021, 22:10
Replies: 8
Views: 1,474
Posted By Malakie
copying files locks up Workbench...

Hi,

Having a problem on two different machines.. One is an A1200 running 3.x using IDE HD's and the other is an A2000 running 2.04 with a SCSI HD.

Any time I try to copy a large number of files...
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