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by DarkLord
Sat Jan 13, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Games - General
Topic: Gauntlet II vs Ranarama (ST) - Which Is Best?
Replies: 9
Views: 713

Re: Gauntlet II vs Ranarama (ST) - Which Is Best?

Both are good but I'm going with G2.

All those "modes" in multi-player win it for me.

Tag, you're it! :)
by DarkLord
Mon Jan 08, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: My new, compact Atari -> VGA adapter.
Replies: 168
Views: 17083

Re: My new, compact Atari -> VGA adapter.

What do the LEDs indicate? Thanks (and thanks for all the hard work
on this!).
by DarkLord
Mon Jan 08, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: TOS 3.1 desktop for the ST
Replies: 22
Views: 1119

Re: TOS 3.1 desktop for the ST

AFAIK, TOS v3.06 on my Pak equipped STacy is a 32 bit OS so I'm assuming
this version would be as well.
by DarkLord
Mon Dec 25, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MEGA ST 2 - what could this strange add on be?
Replies: 11
Views: 1082

Re: MEGA ST 2 - what could this strange add on be?

I usually take the cover off and clean it once a year. Oddly
enough, there's not that much dust at all... maybe I've got
a great housekeeper. :)
by DarkLord
Sun Dec 24, 2017 5:48 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MEGA ST 2 - what could this strange add on be?
Replies: 11
Views: 1082

Re: MEGA ST 2 - what could this strange add on be?

The fan appears much more noisy to me than on another Mega ST I tried (Mega ST 1 in that case). So it might be just to turn the fan on and off? Ues, it does look like some sort of "Noise Killer". My advice is to remove it and don't bother with the fan. Under normal circumstances the PSU d...
by DarkLord
Sun Dec 24, 2017 5:41 am
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: Merry Christmas to all the good Atarians.
Replies: 25
Views: 1299

Re: Merry Christmas to all the good Atarians.

Merry ChriSTmas everyone! :)
by DarkLord
Fri Dec 15, 2017 6:25 am
Forum: Demos - General
Topic: Bad Apple by Fenarinarsa (Atari STe demo) !!!!!
Replies: 64
Views: 3983

Re: Bad Apple by Fenarinarsa (Atari STe demo) !!!!!

Ignore the gainsayers - we want more!!! :)
by DarkLord
Fri Dec 15, 2017 6:16 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: PAK68/3 and FRAK/2 schematic
Replies: 10
Views: 585

Re: PAK68/3 and FRAK/2 schematic

Good grounding is a must. Over and over again it's repeated that
you must ground sufficiently. I think I have -3- grounds coming off
the Pak board and going somewhere on my STacy's motherboard.

HTHs.
by DarkLord
Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Hard disk driver update plan
Replies: 15
Views: 1122

Re: Hard disk driver update plan

Hmm, I use Mtools with Kubuntu Linux here to access the files on my STacy's Ultrasatan, 2 gig SD card with no problems at all. Don't know how they do it but it works. :) Of course, I think this is something entirely different than what you are working on. Good luck and thanks for your continued Atar...
by DarkLord
Sat Dec 02, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Geneva
Replies: 218
Views: 52967

Re: Geneva

This is amazing stuff. Looking forward to the results.
by DarkLord
Sat Dec 02, 2017 2:47 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: Modern OS-es, pros and contras, experiences with ..
Replies: 50
Views: 2773

Re: Modern OS-es, pros and contras, experiences with ..

Use Kubuntu Linux on my laptop (main) but I do have a Win7 box just for the wife and daughter. Forced/beaten/imprisoned/coerced into using Windows at work... :( EDIT: Goes without saying that I have an Atari Mega ST4 for my BBS that runs 24/7, as well as my Atari STacy that I use a lot... Both put a...
by DarkLord
Sat Nov 04, 2017 1:18 am
Forum: Games - General
Topic: Just bought myself a nice shiny ste 1040
Replies: 5
Views: 624

Re: Just bought myself a nice shiny ste 1040

Crank up Stardust with a good stereo system and look at all the demo's
posted from the link already provided.

There is some righteously cool eye-candy for the STe out there! :)
by DarkLord
Tue Oct 31, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: MiST
Topic: How actively are you using your MiST?
Replies: 63
Views: 4702

Re: How actively are you using your MiST?

farvardin wrote:
DarkLord wrote:Maybe my eyes are deceiving me but it looks like the percentages
don't total up to 100%.

Is that right?


it's because of rounded values. For example 24 out of 64 is 37.5%, not 38%


Ah, kinda figured it was something like that. Thanks. :)
by DarkLord
Tue Oct 31, 2017 3:04 pm
Forum: MiST
Topic: How actively are you using your MiST?
Replies: 63
Views: 4702

Re: How actively are you using your MiST?

Maybe my eyes are deceiving me but it looks like the percentages
don't total up to 100%.

Is that right?
by DarkLord
Tue Oct 31, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Atari Legend Forum
Topic: RIP Des AKA Juggler from the PP
Replies: 16
Views: 1625

Re: RIP Des AKA Juggler from the PP

Condolences, and may he rest in peace.
by DarkLord
Sun Oct 29, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: MiST
Topic: How actively are you using your MiST?
Replies: 63
Views: 4702

Re: How actively are you using your MiST?

Bought one, looked at it, sat gathering dust before I finally sold it.

Prefer the real hardware, that's just me. :)
by DarkLord
Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: News & Announcements
Topic: Volume 2 campaign extended
Replies: 17
Views: 2004

Re: Volume 2 campaign extended

Congratulations are in order, I think - to us all!! :) :) :)
by DarkLord
Sun Oct 29, 2017 1:56 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Graphics card for ST/STE?
Replies: 16
Views: 1225

Re: Graphics card for ST/STE?

Aw, too bad. Thanks for the info, Jo.
by DarkLord
Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Graphics card for ST/STE?
Replies: 16
Views: 1225

Re: Graphics card for ST/STE?

Does this setup work with native resolutions
or is it one of those where RGB output would
have to go to a separate monitor?

If it's an "all in one" solution, I'd be interested.

Thanks. :)
by DarkLord
Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: News & Announcements
Topic: Volume 2 campaign extended
Replies: 17
Views: 2004

Re: Volume 2 campaign extended

I chipped in, got my fingers crossed! :)
by DarkLord
Sun Oct 22, 2017 7:38 am
Forum: For sale / Wanted
Topic: Wizztronics Rack Case for the Atari Falcon 030
Replies: 5
Views: 754

Re: Wizztronics Rack Case for the Atari Falcon 030

Okay, snapped some better pictures. Hope this
makes it easer for everyone to see just how well
thought out this case was. :)

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by DarkLord
Sun Oct 22, 2017 5:10 am
Forum: For sale / Wanted
Topic: Wizztronics Rack Case for the Atari Falcon 030
Replies: 5
Views: 754

Re: Wizztronics Rack Case for the Atari Falcon 030

Hmm, I thought I put a picture of the back up on Ebay but apparently I didn't - or maybe it didn't go through? Anyway, my bad. Here is an older picture of the rear, after I first moved my first Falcon into it. There are cut-outs for several options. The SuperVidel wasn't even in existence when this ...
by DarkLord
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: eBay deal gone bad
Replies: 30
Views: 2297

Re: eBay deal gone bad

Rustynutt wrote:
I took it in the pants, reamed the buyer, only satisfaction for my part.
It did resell to another astute ( :) ) user here, as the MB had survived.


:angel:

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