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by prog99
Tue Aug 04, 2009 7:58 pm
Forum: For sale / Wanted
Topic: Big Clearout!
Replies: 8
Views: 2721

Big Clearout!

Ok, we're having a big de-cluttering exercise here today and stuff thats not been looked at in the last few years..... 520ST with 2.5 meg ram (no modulator so required a monitor or tv with a scart connection) Has psu and external drive. I dont have a scart lead for it but assumed working 520st with ...
by prog99
Thu Apr 10, 2008 11:03 am
Forum: Coding
Topic: PCS format
Replies: 59
Views: 23079

Re: PCS format

SoLo2 wrote:Hello!


I saw a presentation screen by
Sinister Development, raytraced,
in red is the logotype, and was
very incredible because it showed
more than 16 colors, but in
medium resolution! 8)


Greetings,
SoLo2
Its been a long time but I'm pretty sure Asteroids is all running in low res.
by prog99
Fri Aug 31, 2007 6:32 pm
Forum: C / PASCAL etc.
Topic: Looking for Sound/Graphics C/C++ libraries
Replies: 55
Views: 18916

My centipede clone http://www.atari.st/view.php?id=276 uses them. From memory (it was 15 years ago!) If a line is 100% solid pixels then no mask required. If a line is in less than 4 bit planes then you can make some small optimisations. Line one colour then I think that was a speedup? Disadvantages...
by prog99
Mon Jul 09, 2007 9:46 pm
Forum: Games - General
Topic: Shooters that don't need a joystick
Replies: 13
Views: 4695

Centipede
Asteroids
by prog99
Tue Nov 28, 2006 5:43 pm
Forum: Games - General
Topic: Turrican - Special Edition
Replies: 310
Views: 114474

Without sounding like a miserable git, nice looking pictures but I'll reserve judgement until we see a playeable game... I cant really see what everyone is excited about to be honest.
by prog99
Mon Nov 20, 2006 5:26 pm
Forum: Games - General
Topic: Forgotten game again
Replies: 18
Views: 7531

by prog99
Thu Nov 09, 2006 11:13 pm
Forum: Menu Disks
Topic: LSD / WAS / AUTOMATION - The Early Years
Replies: 66
Views: 49572

Re: Time where did it all go .................

:D Well what a forum for a trip down memory lane well i have seen some very bad old photos but very funny to boot :o i will have to see whats is in my volt i am sure i had a new device at the time yes it was a camera that recordered video yes it was very new for the late 80s ..!! mmmmmmmmm more soo...
by prog99
Sat Sep 23, 2006 9:42 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: And now, for something completely different...
Replies: 12
Views: 3934

4 bedroom house in a nice bit of edinburgh for 140-150k (with garden) if you dont want to stay in a posh/trendy area otherwise at least double that or more. I sold my old 1 bedroom flat 4 years ago for 83k (15 min walk from city centre). That area seems to have slowed down now as one went recently f...
by prog99
Thu Sep 21, 2006 3:56 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Zip Disk Clicking
Replies: 4
Views: 2151

I think its the disks rather than the drives that get the "click of death".

I have some known good blanks lying around I could post if your in the uk.
by prog99
Sat Mar 18, 2006 11:59 am
Forum: Demos - Requests
Topic: Spectrum 512 pictures
Replies: 7
Views: 6205

There was also a spectrum512 addon for use with digitizers. It had a much better iff convertor.

As this was years ago so cant remember its name but it was an official product.

Ah, remembered it - DigiSpec
by prog99
Thu Mar 16, 2006 7:59 am
Forum: Menu Disks
Topic: [listing] Bad Brew Crew
Replies: 14
Views: 21518

Andy did at least 1 release under the name of "Unity", probably not widely spread though.
by prog99
Thu Jan 26, 2006 12:00 am
Forum: Games - Requests
Topic: It Can't Be Done!
Replies: 6
Views: 1780

Or the protection..

It took Rob a long time to get through it.
by prog99
Tue Jan 24, 2006 6:27 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: 4096 color painting program for STE?
Replies: 11
Views: 3632

ggn wrote:Quantum Paint
Yes but it was umm, not very good.

Spectrum 512 was much better.
by prog99
Mon Jan 23, 2006 11:11 pm
Forum: Demos - General
Topic: Atari-related Dates and Events
Replies: 96
Views: 58966

Stick wrote:Here's some upadted attendee list and compo winners info for Ripped-Off's 'The Great British International ST Party. 'Held in Brdaford, UK - August 1993.

Nigel
1993???

1992 surely?
by prog99
Wed Jan 18, 2006 8:14 am
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: Zogging Hell ---- HELL!
Replies: 10
Views: 2881

If its - http://www.zhell.co.uk/download.html

Then its fine in firefox on fc4.

Also fired up a vmware windows xp session and seems fine under IE.

You are running a fully patched up system?
Its also not surprising that you see the same behaviour on both your browsers as avant uses IE anyway.
by prog99
Tue Jan 17, 2006 5:39 pm
Forum: Demos - General
Topic: Unknown demo
Replies: 6
Views: 4843

Re: Unknown demo

keili wrote:Can anybody give me informations about this demo? There's nothing to read.
Nothing special, its loading in some pictures and animating them, no fancy realtime 3d distorter I'm afraid :)

From the .prg file -

A quick brown fox production
by prog99
Thu Jan 12, 2006 5:38 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: keyboard casing style for PCs is back
Replies: 10
Views: 3100

At the prices they are quoting I think a laptop looks a better bet.
by prog99
Mon Jan 09, 2006 9:57 pm
Forum: Menu Disks
Topic: D-Bug 189 released
Replies: 12
Views: 5716

The intro kixx ass ;) George Yeah.. I love the intro too... and believe it or not... there's no MFP accesses involved. Shw I remember when Andy wrote it, seem to remember he was quite pleased with his efforts. BTW, if you wiggle the mouse then it chooses alice thru the looking glass on the menu, on...
by prog99
Thu Nov 24, 2005 10:01 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: Anyone know anything about macs?
Replies: 33
Views: 6726

but if you don't whant to read the mailing list ;) the patch for 10.4 was here http://www.seattlewireless.net/index.cgi/WirelessDriver you need to compile it yourself Or I guess you run linux as (well ubuntu anyway) runs it out the box. Bad point is (on this wallstreet anyway) is that osx runs so m...
by prog99
Thu Nov 24, 2005 9:59 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: Anyone know anything about macs?
Replies: 33
Views: 6726

Have you tried it in the lower slot? Because I have 2 pc133 sodimm's Yes, thats where its living just now. I think unseen menace is correct. it did actually come from a mac but a more recent one. Anyway problem solved, have won some on ebay that are the correct ones. I got the pc133 one cheap so sh...
by prog99
Thu Nov 24, 2005 9:55 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: Anyone know anything about macs?
Replies: 33
Views: 6726

The opensource driver is waay out of date though if your running a newer version of osx. sorry but read the mailing list, you will find link/patch to made it run under 10.4 and about the orinoco SILVER, you can update it to GOLD using the gold firmware ;) http://www.proxim.com/support/all/orinoco/s...
by prog99
Thu Nov 24, 2005 9:52 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: have fun :)
Replies: 13
Views: 3335

Bizarre stuff!

Sounds like the samples have been pulled from Super Puyo Puyo??

I'll get me coat...
by prog99
Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:14 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: Anyone know anything about macs?
Replies: 33
Views: 6726

SO-DIMM and standard ata 2.5 inch drives. For an example: IBM/Hitachi Travelstar 20GB 2.5 inch and bigger, how to do it, see bottom of the story This story, below is not completly true, there are now 128 mb SO-DIMM's that are small enough to fit in the lower slot. I picked up a 256meg sodimm but it...
by prog99
Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:13 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: Anyone know anything about macs?
Replies: 33
Views: 6726

the Lucent/WaveLan/Orinoco gold and silver have be re-branded by Dell Compaq etc... the compaq WL11 is one of them :) and the driver is free ;) for 8.6/9.* http://www.proxim.com/support/all/orinoco/software/dl2002_orinoco_client_r72_macos.html and for osX http://wirelessdriver.sourceforge.net (read...
by prog99
Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:12 pm
Forum: Chat forum [ENG]
Topic: Anyone know anything about macs?
Replies: 33
Views: 6726

MadDonna wrote:do you have airport extreme or an other way to be wireless, I have a compaq card and had to download drivers for it, a demo version.

What for a card do you have? And what for drivers?
Its an orinoco silver. Using the ioxpert drivers (same ones as you?)

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