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Forum: support.OtherUAE 07 April 2021, 15:59
Replies: 8
Views: 948
Posted By mcbpete
Is the power supply providing enough amperage for...

Is the power supply providing enough amperage for the Pi ( https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/hardware/raspberrypi/power/README.md ) ? When I got my first Raspberry Pi I was just using a...
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 March 2021, 15:04
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Am I right in remembering you had the same card...

Am I right in remembering you had the same card as I did (NVidia 540M), if so as I mention guest.r's 'crt-arcade-hires-smartres-interlace' filter is doing around 90% so even without reshade you can...
Forum: support.WinUAE 11 March 2021, 23:59
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Unsure how 'portable' my config is to other...

Unsure how 'portable' my config is to other machines, but here's a zip of the config along with the associated files/filters the config uses. guest.r's 'crt-arcade-hires-smartres-interlace' filter is...
Forum: support.WinUAE 11 March 2021, 22:06
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Well, looks like I've found my new shader....

Well, looks like I've found my new shader. Absolutely lovely - thank you!

I gave reshade a go but unfortunately my GPU isn't up to the challenge on all but the most basic built in shaders (e.g...
Forum: support.WinUAE 21 February 2021, 20:03
Replies: 623
Views: 153,751
Posted By mcbpete
Currently have G-Sync off - It seemed to keep...

Currently have G-Sync off - It seemed to keep randomly breaking hardware optimised video streaming (e.g. Youtube & Netflix) - there would be audio but just a black screen, and I didn't see the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 21 February 2021, 17:04
Replies: 623
Views: 153,751
Posted By mcbpete
MultiPlane Overlays supported :great Specs: ...

MultiPlane Overlays supported :great

Specs:
Card - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super
Driver version - v.461.40
OS - Windows 10 v20H2 (Build 19042.804)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 February 2021, 00:47
Replies: 111
Views: 8,946
Posted By mcbpete
A very young me and my even younger brother had...

A very young me and my even younger brother had no idea how to pronounce it so for a long time (like several years) we just referred to the company as 'Pigs Noses' !
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 January 2021, 20:47
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By mcbpete
Another alternative, would it be possible to...

Another alternative, would it be possible to split the status bar to two lines? Something like this - Click for image (quick MS Paint mockup!) (http://ilovecubus.co.uk/pete/winuae64.png)

EDIT:...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 December 2020, 15:13
Replies: 113
Views: 12,117
Posted By mcbpete
Great video from Robin (8 Bit Show and Tell)...

Great video from Robin (8 Bit Show and Tell) where he thought such a thing had happened when he'd made a pirate copy of Karateka:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a8B-EJQu6i0&t=552s

(ffwd to...
Forum: News 31 August 2020, 11:24
Replies: 229
Views: 47,945
Posted By mcbpete
Is it best/required to create an empty hdf to...

Is it best/required to create an empty hdf to decrunch the .lhas into? Presumably if I write to the PC file structure directly it's going to cause the same issues (i.e. writing invalid FAT/NTFS file...
Forum: News 29 August 2020, 20:16
Replies: 229
Views: 47,945
Posted By mcbpete
Superstar , thanks man :) It was indeed...

Superstar , thanks man :) It was indeed Retroplay's WHDLoad collection that I have :)
Forum: News 29 August 2020, 19:39
Replies: 229
Views: 47,945
Posted By mcbpete
I thought that was the case, got up to 'H' in my...

I thought that was the case, got up to 'H' in my unpacking so luckily not ruined the entire the collection.....

So I shall definitely keep them as .lha on my PC (and restore 'A-G' :D ). The...
Forum: News 29 August 2020, 16:42
Replies: 229
Views: 47,945
Posted By mcbpete
Apologies for the rather newbie-ey question -...

Apologies for the rather newbie-ey question - Been using WinUAE for a couple of decades but only now have decided to move all my games to a whdload style solution.

Almost all the game packs I've...
Forum: support.WinUAE 20 March 2020, 17:04
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Haha yeah I'm already at 1x by 1x :D Having to...

Haha yeah I'm already at 1x by 1x :D Having to work from home this week (due to the COVID-19 thing) and it's kinda highlighted how much I really overdue to upgrading my machine !
Forum: support.WinUAE 20 March 2020, 11:40
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Well, looks like I've found my new shader....

Well, looks like I've found my new shader. Absolutely lovely - thank you!

I gave reshade a go but unfortunately my GPU isn't up to the challenge on all but the most basic built in shaders (e.g...
Forum: AMR suggestions and feedback 10 January 2020, 14:03
Replies: 6
Views: 11,844
Posted By mcbpete
I wonder if there's any way of squishing together...

I wonder if there's any way of squishing together the content on AMR and the scans from archive.org to save time rescanning stuff that's already out there ? The structure/navigation of AMR is perfect...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 August 2019, 16:43
Replies: 326
Views: 59,370
Posted By mcbpete
Got to grips with this back in '90/'91 (so...

Got to grips with this back in '90/'91 (so would've been 8 or 9) - The Amiga version is probably slightly more fiddly than the C64 I grew up with though

Step one - Use the spikey enemies at the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 August 2019, 21:01
Replies: 24
Views: 2,521
Posted By mcbpete
Byker Grove or Grange Hill or Dark Season or...

Byker Grove or Grange Hill or Dark Season or whatever was showing at 5:10 on Children's BBC.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 August 2019, 00:08
Replies: 25
Views: 2,394
Posted By mcbpete
I have a response from Jon !...

I have a response from Jon ! https://twitter.com/JonTt/status/1158767066955960320

(after pointing him to this thread)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 August 2019, 23:56
Replies: 25
Views: 2,394
Posted By mcbpete
Yeah just been looking around the web and it...

Yeah just been looking around the web and it looks like this was mentioned here about a year ago - http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=89662. So I guess the question is, why on earth did Jon make...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 August 2019, 23:42
Replies: 25
Views: 2,394
Posted By mcbpete
That's weird, what would he be gaining by lying...

That's weird, what would he be gaining by lying in such specific detail ?!

I'm assuming the hole would be have to be bloody tiny due to the density of the data on the disk, a hole visible to the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 August 2019, 23:32
Replies: 25
Views: 2,394
Posted By mcbpete
Weirdly Jon Burton who worked on it says a laser...

Weirdly Jon Burton who worked on it says a laser was used:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qaq9vlfoGnA
Forum: request.Demos 01 June 2019, 16:02
Replies: 0
Views: 2,548
Posted By mcbpete
Music Demo name request (with picture mockup)

Hi,

I've been seeking the name of this demo for a few years now. I *think* it was a coverdisk but might've been a PD disk I bought at a shop. For some reason I thought Amiga User International...
Forum: support.WinUAE 24 May 2019, 11:04
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
There's a weird thing I have with my GPU and...

There's a weird thing I have with my GPU and beam-racing (I believe DamienD has the same issue - and GPU!) - Despite *everything* set to PAL (and living in a PAL country), turning on V-Sync or beam...
Forum: support.WinUAE 23 May 2019, 22:39
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Got it, looks really good - thanks both :) ........

Got it, looks really good - thanks both :) ..... however my CPU is now feeling a little erm, bothered! (A leap from <10% at 1x * 1x to 379% at 2x * 4x according to the GUI :shocked ). Guess I might...
Forum: support.WinUAE 23 May 2019, 21:31
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Hey guest.r - What resolution and size settings...

Hey guest.r - What resolution and size settings do you recommend for your shaders? I'm have WinUAE running in fullscreen at 1920x180 and on the filter tab: Scaling ='Fullscreen (TV)', Horiz Size &...
Forum: support.WinUAE 15 May 2019, 15:38
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Gotcha, when you say 'no way around that...

Gotcha, when you say 'no way around that currently.' is it something that needs doing with the shader code, or WinUAE itself ?

Could you recommend the settings you use in the 'display' and...
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 May 2019, 21:38
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Really like the new shaders guest.r - Workbench...

Really like the new shaders guest.r - Workbench seems a little funky though:

http://www.ilovecubus.co.uk/pete/winaue_smart.jpg

Is this related to the "If hires/double line mode is used some...
Forum: support.WinUAE 18 April 2019, 22:09
Replies: 40
Views: 11,015
Posted By mcbpete
See this thread:...

See this thread: http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=97021

AB3D went a bit wonky since v4.2.0b2
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 April 2019, 11:11
Replies: 4
Views: 1,178
Posted By mcbpete
Yeah that's always been the same for me too - The...

Yeah that's always been the same for me too - The associated program will be the icon for that specific file type. You can change it via the registry if you're confident doing that sort of thing...
Forum: AMR suggestions and feedback 01 April 2019, 18:30
Replies: 6
Views: 11,844
Posted By mcbpete
Dang - Do we know how much of the team still...

Dang - Do we know how much of the team still exists, looks like there's a few 'scanners' on board: http://amr.abime.net/team
Forum: AMR suggestions and feedback 31 March 2019, 17:44
Replies: 6
Views: 11,844
Posted By mcbpete
Yeah that would be great - Was it a choice for...

Yeah that would be great - Was it a choice for the AMR project to mainly focus on game reviews, or were the pages just unavailable when they were scanned ?

It's been one my my most visited...
Forum: support.WinUAE 09 February 2019, 14:13
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
You might want to adjust the aperture grill...

You might want to adjust the aperture grill resolution - In that example picture you have some pixels that are different colours within a single picture element (see the red colour on the mushroom...
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 February 2019, 17:16
Replies: 402
Views: 84,827
Posted By mcbpete
Darker scan-lines make me nauseous when patterns...

Darker scan-lines make me nauseous when patterns move behind them, gives me the same effect like when I stare at an escalator floor:
...
Forum: support.WinUAE 25 January 2019, 19:47
Replies: 7
Views: 1,105
Posted By mcbpete
I'm guessing you might need FLAC libraries...

I'm guessing you might need FLAC libraries (libflac?) - For Github and Sourceforge building from source on Windows I've recently got msys2 ( https://www.msys2.org/ ) it definitely makes life a lot...
Forum: support.WinUAE 20 January 2019, 15:02
Replies: 18
Views: 3,111
Posted By mcbpete
So just to clarify: As it currently stands (...

So just to clarify: As it currently stands ( v4.1.0 - the build from http://www.winuae.net/download/ ) is the closest accuracy as to what you'd hear coming from a real Amiga achieved by setting...
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 January 2019, 17:10
Replies: 18
Views: 3,111
Posted By mcbpete
Ah sorry yeah, just seen that this rabbit hole...

Ah sorry yeah, just seen that this rabbit hole was greatly explored on here already - http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=71580
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 January 2019, 15:39
Replies: 18
Views: 3,111
Posted By mcbpete
Apologies, looks like my links don't go to the...

Apologies, looks like my links don't go to the specific posts in that thread. The reason he mentions OpenModTracker is that apparently he says it uses the UAE code for the sound playback of Amiga...
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 January 2019, 13:35
Replies: 18
Views: 3,111
Posted By mcbpete
The 'Possible enhancements to Paula audio...

The 'Possible enhancements to Paula audio emulation' problem
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 January 2019, 12:50
Replies: 18
Views: 3,111
Posted By mcbpete
There's a developer in an audio forum I frequent...

There's a developer in an audio forum I frequent (alas notoriously full of grumpy people!) who seems to know quite a bit about the subject (and made a VSTi that sounds (to my ears) very Amiga-ish in...
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