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Forum: support.AmigaOS 02 September 2021, 17:57
Replies: 9
Views: 698
Posted By pipper
MMULib comes with a tool that uses a different...

MMULib comes with a tool that uses a different approach: use the MMU to map the VBR to fastmem, but leave its virtual address at 0.
This should give best of both worlds. Backwards compatibility...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 August 2021, 00:15
Replies: 26
Views: 1,118
Posted By pipper
Please also consider a broken floppy cable as the...

Please also consider a broken floppy cable as the root cause of your woes.
Forum: support.Hardware 24 August 2021, 18:17
Replies: 26
Views: 1,118
Posted By pipper
This is my A3000 setup, working with two internal...

This is my A3000 setup, working with two internal floppy drives and one external drive.

DF0, configured as DS0, is connected to the far end of the internal cable (the connector with a twist)....
Forum: support.Games 18 August 2021, 08:54
Replies: 31
Views: 4,333
Posted By pipper
If I can ask for one thing, please upstream your...

If I can ask for one thing, please upstream your changes so others can chime in or at least your efforts will not be lost in time.
Forum: Amiga scene 07 August 2021, 19:29
Replies: 82
Views: 9,049
Posted By pipper
Did you connect a midi device to your machine?

Did you connect a midi device to your machine?
Forum: support.AmigaOS 04 August 2021, 07:53
Replies: 3
Views: 719
Posted By pipper
You can just upgrade your existing installation...

You can just upgrade your existing installation to 3.2. There is no conflict in using PFS3 and OS3.2
Forum: support.Games 21 July 2021, 10:10
Replies: 31
Views: 4,333
Posted By pipper
There was an attempt to use the AB3D sources and...

There was an attempt to use the AB3D sources and create an RTG version from it (1x1); made by John Girvin. I think it can be downloaded from Aminet.
I recently approached John and asked him if the...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 July 2021, 08:34
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
There you go. This is what I was able to...

There you go. This is what I was able to reconstruct from buzzing out the drive_id circuit some time ago. Imagine my surprise when I found out about the completely needless Pin1 business in there.
...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 July 2021, 00:09
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
The fix was nothing special. The drive itself...

The fix was nothing special. The drive itself still worked for DD floppies, but would not produce the proper 1010… sequence for the drive ID when inserting HD floppies. There are four chips on the...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 July 2021, 08:38
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
I managed to fix the FZ-357A and it now reports...

I managed to fix the FZ-357A and it now reports the correct drive ID again.

So the mystery remains, why would a FB-357A not work in an A1200, while the FZ-357A does.

I think I will give up on...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 July 2021, 09:24
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By pipper
Could the board in question be an ESCOM one?

Could the board in question be an ESCOM one?
Forum: support.Hardware 08 July 2021, 23:01
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
You seemed to have inserted a DD disk. Please try...

You seemed to have inserted a DD disk. Please try with an HD floppy disk.
Forum: support.Hardware 08 July 2021, 20:02
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
driveid is part of this archive: ...

driveid is part of this archive:
https://aminet.net/package/docs/hard/PCFloppy2Amiga

It also comes with a drivespeed tool that measures the rotational speed (similar to how AmigaTestKit does it).
Forum: support.Hardware 08 July 2021, 09:21
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
Thanks for jumping on this mystery! I...

Thanks for jumping on this mystery!

I suggest using the internal drive connector (that's what I'm doing). /SEL0 and /MTR0 seem to be specially generated. I have not attempted to see what happens...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 July 2021, 21:34
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
Attached you'll see the sequence at various zoom...

Attached you'll see the sequence at various zoom levels, non-inverted.
I focused on the start of the sequence as this is where the problem starts. The rest of the sequence is just repeating.

My...
Forum: support.Hardware 29 June 2021, 00:22
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
I did some more research on the scope. It seems...

I did some more research on the scope. It seems the way the drive ID mechanism is initiated on an A500/A3000 is different from how it is done on the A1200.

See the attached pictures.
(I inverted...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 June 2021, 04:50
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
Yes, it does have Kick 3.1. Kick 3.1.4 has the...

Yes, it does have Kick 3.1. Kick 3.1.4 has the same issue.
Forum: support.Hardware 27 June 2021, 18:31
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
AmigaHope summed it up perfectly [emoji3]

AmigaHope summed it up perfectly [emoji3]
Forum: support.Hardware 27 June 2021, 02:32
Replies: 32
Views: 2,150
Posted By pipper
HD Floppy drive in A1200

I have a 1.4D A1200 that came with the ESCOM floppy modification. I performed the ESCOM floppy fix (to get proper RDY signal) and replaced the Panasonic drive with a Chinon FB-375A.

The issue,...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 June 2021, 06:09
Replies: 13
Views: 2,050
Posted By pipper
When the clock stores the last written time but...

When the clock stores the last written time but does not advance it during machine power off, it is likely that the circuit providing the external 32khz is broken. Check very carefully around that....
Forum: Coders. C/C++ 15 June 2021, 03:01
Replies: 1,286
Views: 209,532
Posted By pipper
AFAIK, if you define and initialize your own base...

AFAIK, if you define and initialize your own base pointer, the linker will not generate auto-open code for this library.
Forum: support.WinUAE 30 May 2021, 02:33
Replies: 16
Views: 2,092
Posted By pipper
Can the MMU be used to basically emulate 24bit...

Can the MMU be used to basically emulate 24bit addressing?
Forum: Coders. System 30 May 2021, 01:35
Replies: 3,809
Views: 638,780
Posted By pipper
Cobra the source to Dopus5 is open and available...

Cobra the source to Dopus5 is open and available on Sourceforge, or my fork on GitHub if you prefer Git https://github.com/mheyer32/dopus5allamigas
I’d be glad if someone would carry the torch a...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 21 May 2021, 01:59
Replies: 31
Views: 4,222
Posted By pipper
That may be! If you can, please show me how you...

That may be! If you can, please show me how you compiled and linked the Beast :-)
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 20 May 2021, 04:23
Replies: 31
Views: 4,222
Posted By pipper
I don’t understand. I’m not getting any terminal...

I don’t understand. I’m not getting any terminal text on screen. I think it is using sprites to do that, but I have not yet found the culprit. I believe it may have chosen the wrong memory location...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 19 May 2021, 00:19
Replies: 31
Views: 4,222
Posted By pipper
I fixed the sfx in meantime. The terminals (nor...

I fixed the sfx in meantime. The terminals (nor any other overlaid text, crosshairs or the options in the main menu) show up for me. Does your config have fast mem or is it chipmem only?)
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 18 May 2021, 20:16
Replies: 31
Views: 4,222
Posted By pipper
I updated the repo. I think large parts of the...

I updated the repo. I think large parts of the issues were due to the BSS section not properly initialized. It now starts reliably and the glitches seem to be gone. Terminals and sound effects are...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 18 May 2021, 01:28
Replies: 31
Views: 4,222
Posted By pipper
VASM/VLINK relocation issues

Hi,
Thanks for taking interest in the project! I have tried to get this thing running better, but have not succeeded. I could not invest more time I to it yet.

There were various peculiarities...
Forum: News 14 May 2021, 06:42
Replies: 104
Views: 11,360
Posted By pipper
Big thumbs up!!

Big thumbs up!!
Forum: News 07 May 2021, 09:09
Replies: 182
Views: 18,419
Posted By pipper
-Fhunk did the trick (as Bebbo's toolchain is...

-Fhunk did the trick (as Bebbo's toolchain is based around the HUNK format)

One weird thing I noticed is that the sound at some time starts to "lag behind" and in turn slows down the game a lot....
Forum: News 07 May 2021, 07:57
Replies: 182
Views: 18,419
Posted By pipper
And it actually runs! :-O

And it actually runs! :-O
Forum: News 07 May 2021, 07:32
Replies: 182
Views: 18,419
Posted By pipper
Problem solved! Its a combination of make...

Problem solved!

Its a combination of make clean not deleting all .o files and having stale .o files lying around that where compile with -Faout.
Forum: News 07 May 2021, 06:36
Replies: 182
Views: 18,419
Posted By pipper
I'm having no luck getting this this linked: ...

I'm having no luck getting this this linked:
m68k-amigaos-ar rc src/libengine.a src/a-c.o src/asmprot.o src/baselayer.o src/cache1d.o src/compat.o src/crc32.o src/defs.o src/engine.o src/kplib.o...
Forum: News 04 May 2021, 00:22
Replies: 182
Views: 18,419
Posted By pipper
Thank you! Even with your line it won’t compile...

Thank you!
Even with your line it won’t compile out of the box. I’ll fiddle with it some more. I hope I can turn this into a PR later on :-)
Forum: News 03 May 2021, 20:22
Replies: 182
Views: 18,419
Posted By pipper
How do you actually build it for Amiga? It...

How do you actually build it for Amiga?
It seems either an Amiga specific makefile is missing or some changes to the makefile(s) are not there.
I tried
make PLATFORM=AMIGA
but don't actually...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 April 2021, 10:06
Replies: 48
Views: 5,036
Posted By pipper
The Killing Cloud! Lots of atmosphere. ...

The Killing Cloud! Lots of atmosphere.
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210421/c169bd79ad79693bfb5f435eb877987b.jpg
Forum: News 21 April 2021, 02:35
Replies: 182
Views: 18,419
Posted By pipper
Looking forward diving into the source, once...

Looking forward diving into the source, once released :-D
Forum: support.Hardware 20 April 2021, 23:58
Replies: 8
Views: 1,035
Posted By pipper
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210420/bd9c7e85...

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210420/bd9c7e85790ba21e4ef635de761822e7.jpg
My solution is to use a small radial blower fan to blow across the heat sink. The fan is attached to the underside of...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 April 2021, 03:52
Replies: 69
Views: 6,521
Posted By pipper
Integrated mmu and clocks much higher. 32bit...

Integrated mmu and clocks much higher. 32bit address bus to go above 16mb.
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 09 April 2021, 03:09
Replies: 584
Views: 120,142
Posted By pipper
In a similar fashion I endlessly played „Knights“...

In a similar fashion I endlessly played „Knights“ with my brother: https://youtu.be/uCPHAFn2acg
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