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Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware Today, 10:03
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Posted By alexh
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=94176

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=94176
Forum: support.Hardware Yesterday, 23:50
Replies: 12
Views: 270
Posted By alexh
Failing that the only things I can think of are...

Failing that the only things I can think of are try another PSU. Recap the CD drive electronics
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 21:25
Replies: 49
Views: 2,526
Posted By alexh
Thanks for the explanation

Thanks for the explanation
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 20:19
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Views: 2,526
Posted By alexh
The biggest improvement (patch) to Amiga OS I...

The biggest improvement (patch) to Amiga OS I ever tried had to be TLSFMem by Chris Hodges aka platon42 who did Poseidon USB stack. It increased AmigaOS performance more than anything I'd seen. It...
Forum: support.Hardware Yesterday, 20:06
Replies: 12
Views: 270
Posted By alexh
You could try to replace the A570 Extended...

You could try to replace the A570 Extended Kickstart EPROMs? Or reseat them? There's a beta version of a new ROM which works with accelerators http://cdtvland.com
Forum: support.Hardware Yesterday, 18:31
Replies: 42
Views: 927
Posted By alexh
Could the selected mode be outside the...

Could the selected mode be outside the capabilities? Start at 8-bits 800x600@60Hz and go up?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 15:30
Replies: 5
Views: 149
Posted By alexh
There are a huge number of non SPS IPF images....

There are a huge number of non SPS IPF images. Probably similar in number to the number of SPS releases.

I don't know why SPS stopped verifying and issuing releases. Possibly the remaining disks...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 11:54
Replies: 12
Views: 378
Posted By alexh
Brian the Lion AGA? Jurassic Park AGA? Super...

Brian the Lion AGA? Jurassic Park AGA? Super Stardust? Xtreme Racing? Slamtilt Pinball? Putty Squad? Roadkill?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 11:45
Replies: 12
Views: 378
Posted By alexh
It would have made the PCB considerably more...

It would have made the PCB considerably more expensive if they had made it 1+1
Forum: support.Hardware Yesterday, 09:21
Replies: 42
Views: 927
Posted By alexh
The OCS/ECS scandoublers only need to support...

The OCS/ECS scandoublers only need to support 12-bits of colour (4096) but AGA scandoublers need 24-bits of colour (16M). The OCS/ECS work but you only see a maximum of 4096 colours. Very easy to...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 August 2022, 17:16
Replies: 12
Views: 270
Posted By alexh
It is the Chip Memory issue. The OP will have to...

It is the Chip Memory issue. The OP will have to perform the cut-n-jumper mod to turn their Rev6a into a 1MByte ChipRAM A500.

https://lyonsden.net/upgrade-amiga-a500-1mb-chip-ram/
Forum: support.Hardware 12 August 2022, 16:32
Replies: 6
Views: 137
Posted By alexh
FYI you're not going to get near native...

FYI you're not going to get near native resolution of a modern 16:9 resolution monitor with a GBAPII++. Even 1920x1080 (HDTV) is beyond it's capabilities. It doesn't have the RAM or the bandwidth.
...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 August 2022, 16:25
Replies: 14
Views: 384
Posted By alexh
See if you can confirm the SCSI disks as working....

See if you can confirm the SCSI disks as working. I once had several break at once because I foolishly put them next to a magnet source (speaker)
Forum: support.Hardware 12 August 2022, 16:12
Replies: 6
Views: 137
Posted By alexh
Yes. And unfortunately monitors don't usually...

Yes. And unfortunately monitors don't usually have aspect ratio controls. Maybe an LCDTV (with VGA input) would be better?
Forum: support.Hardware 12 August 2022, 15:47
Replies: 6
Views: 137
Posted By alexh
If I understand it any VGA capable monitor will...

If I understand it any VGA capable monitor will do. Obviously newer monitors don't have VGA inputs anymore *AND* are not 4:3.

You don't need 15KHz so the world is your oyster.

I always used to...
Forum: support.Hardware 10 August 2022, 19:01
Replies: 42
Views: 927
Posted By alexh
Hopefully you don't lose all your AGA colours but...

Hopefully you don't lose all your AGA colours but I suspect you might
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 August 2022, 18:53
Replies: 54
Views: 1,454
Posted By alexh
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 August 2022, 18:20
Replies: 54
Views: 1,454
Posted By alexh
Moderator please split this into two threads then...

Moderator please split this into two threads then Turrican3 can have his thread back
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 August 2022, 12:07
Replies: 54
Views: 1,454
Posted By alexh
I have an extremely large (museum size) classic...

I have an extremely large (museum size) classic computer collection so I do tend to watch prices. (Not for resale purposes, I keep and use all my computers and I will gift them to a museum...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 August 2022, 21:12
Replies: 42
Views: 927
Posted By alexh
The scandoubler is not AGA compatible

The scandoubler is not AGA compatible
Forum: support.Hardware 09 August 2022, 13:08
Replies: 14
Views: 384
Posted By alexh
Flip the switch to non-autoboot. Boot from a...

Flip the switch to non-autoboot. Boot from a floppy disk containing Workbench and the binddrivers file in the SYS:Expansion dir.

You can get the binddrivers version of the driver from HERE
...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 August 2022, 11:38
Replies: 42
Views: 927
Posted By alexh
That is a remake of the Picasso II with...

That is a remake of the Picasso II with integrated monitor switching. I it doesn't have an integrated AGA scandoubler.


Not without a multi-sync monitor or an AGA scandoubler.


Not for an...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 09 August 2022, 11:32
Replies: 20
Views: 742
Posted By alexh
:o (shame) FYI : Out of curiosity...

:o (shame)

FYI :


Out of curiosity did you use the same disk and same drive to make the working disk?
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 09 August 2022, 09:35
Replies: 20
Views: 742
Posted By alexh
I don't suppose you know what version you had...

I don't suppose you know what version you had previously?
Forum: MarketPlace 09 August 2022, 06:27
Replies: 9
Views: 743
Posted By alexh
I'd be interested in buying your A4000. My...

I'd be interested in buying your A4000. My experience is they are very hard to kill permanently except if you let the battery leak too long and even then they can be fixed.

Maybe talk to GadgetUK...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 09 August 2022, 00:19
Replies: 20
Views: 742
Posted By alexh
Keir Fraser, the developer and creator of...

Keir Fraser, the developer and creator of Greaseweazel and Flash Floppy is going to have a look when he comes back from holiday next week
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 08 August 2022, 19:57
Replies: 20
Views: 742
Posted By alexh
Maybe. That was among the first things I asked...

Maybe. That was among the first things I asked and the OP said he tried multiple known good disks.

The creator of Greaseweazel said


I would retry with a different disk and possibly a...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 08 August 2022, 13:15
Replies: 20
Views: 742
Posted By alexh
Using the SPS files from the EAB FTP server...

Using the SPS files from the EAB FTP server (https://grandis.nu/turran/FTP/TOSEC/Games/Commodore%20Amiga%20-%20Games%20-%20SPS/F-29%20Retaliator%20(1990)(Ocean)%5b0022%5d.zip) WHDload installs...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 August 2022, 12:58
Replies: 14
Views: 384
Posted By alexh
Depends. If both have been inactive for the same...

Depends. If both have been inactive for the same amount of time. Stored in the same location.

Try soft-loading (binddriver) the SCSI driver? Just in case it is the onboard EPROM?

Might sound...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 08 August 2022, 12:02
Replies: 20
Views: 742
Posted By alexh
What did you use to write back the IPF to a real...

What did you use to write back the IPF to a real disk? Greaseweasel? Kryoflux?

You used SPS release "F-29 Retaliator (1990)(Ocean)[0022].zip"?

Does WHDload install work using WinUAE with the...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 August 2022, 08:16
Replies: 14
Views: 384
Posted By alexh
Dead HDD?

Dead HDD?
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 06 August 2022, 17:12
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By alexh
Maybe the reason you can't find them is they were...

Maybe the reason you can't find them is they were unofficial

https://grandis.nu/turran/FTP/Non%20TOSEC%20IPFs%20-%20Unofficial/
Forum: support.Hardware 06 August 2022, 14:15
Replies: 37
Views: 3,287
Posted By alexh
They are sold ready assembled. TF cards are not...

They are sold ready assembled. TF cards are not open source anymore so you can't make your own. But I understand what you mean. Will they be for sale any time soon with the chip shortage? Who knows.
Forum: support.Hardware 06 August 2022, 13:40
Replies: 37
Views: 3,287
Posted By alexh
I disagree. The availability of cheap IDE solid...

I disagree. The availability of cheap IDE solid state drives or CF cards outweighs any SCSI performance benefits. Add in the complexities of SCSI termination on top the expense of SCSI media and IDE...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 05 August 2022, 22:46
Replies: 40
Views: 2,508
Posted By alexh
I've not tried Indianapolis 500 in a long time...

I've not tried Indianapolis 500 in a long time but does that game also benefit from FastRAM like these other 3D games?

http://whdload.de/games/Indianapolis500.html
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 August 2022, 15:45
Replies: 13
Views: 836
Posted By alexh
John Twiddy worked on Second Samurai AGA?

John Twiddy worked on Second Samurai AGA?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 August 2022, 14:36
Replies: 63
Views: 2,722
Posted By alexh
Remember the Pico-8 is a virtual console and so...

Remember the Pico-8 is a virtual console and so has all the CPU power of the host PC
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 August 2022, 17:18
Replies: 63
Views: 2,722
Posted By alexh
I imagine you could do this on the A3000++ with...

I imagine you could do this on the A3000++ with an 030 AND a DSP :)

But the problem is that it is a huge undertaking to write a bespoke version (rather than have the horsepower to just emulate an...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 August 2022, 11:33
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By alexh
The current price of PiStorm (~$50) means you can...

The current price of PiStorm (~$50) means you can try it and if you don't like it you can put it in a drawer and never use it again and buy a TF536.

PiStorm is a bit clunky in places. It takes a...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 August 2022, 16:19
Replies: 4
Views: 614
Posted By alexh
https://www.nxp.com/products/processors-and-microc...

https://www.nxp.com/products/processors-and-microcontrollers/legacy-mpu-mcus/32-bit-coldfire-mcus-mpus/68k-processors-legacy/m680x0/low-cost-32-bit-microprocessor-including-hc000-hc001-ec000-and-sec00...
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