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by Dbug
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Space:1999 feedback and review thread
Replies: 38
Views: 69684

Re: Space:1999 feedback and review thread

71% :)

I added the link on the first post, as well as that one I found as well: https://www.bytemaniacos.com/?p=1203
by Dbug
Sun Jul 28, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spam-bots and ad-bots
Replies: 6
Views: 14569

Re: Spam-bots and ad-bots

Got about 200 user requests a day for the last week, had to change the captcha question, hopefully that will help.

The problem is that I may have missed some genuine attempts at joining the forum.
by Dbug
Sun Jul 28, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Audio tools
Topic: Universal tracker
Replies: 24
Views: 8062

Re: Universal tracker

The source code seems easy enough to adapt, do you think that would be a problem if we do a fork/adaptation that uses XA instead of Acme?
by Dbug
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Zorgons Revenge demo: anyone near Cambridge, UK?
Replies: 17
Views: 2050

Re: Zorgons Revenge demo: anyone near Cambridge, UK?

Very nice :)

Shows again that IJK had quite a good business sense :)
by Dbug
Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: Audio tools
Topic: Universal tracker
Replies: 24
Views: 8062

Re: Universal tracker

Nice! So we basically got native players for both VT and AT at one month intervals :)
I'm far from my Oric, but when I get back I will try it.

Does the player support more than one YM chip?
by Dbug
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: A possible software alternative to Vsync?
Replies: 47
Views: 22617

Re: A possible software alternative to Vsync?

color flickering only works on crt screens with a lot of screen persistance... and by interleaving pixels in a dithered pattern... tldr: don't try on the oric, been there, done that :)
by Dbug
Wed Jul 17, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Cross development tools
Topic: disable keyboard to gain speed ?
Replies: 2
Views: 235

Re: disable keyboard to gain speed ?

20% is not the keyboard reading, it's the total cost of the default ROM IRQ, and there are multiple reasons for that: - it runs at 100hz, which for all intent and purpose is completely stupid, they should have used a 50hz interrupt - it is doubly vectorized, so the ROM vector in FFFE-FFFF jumps to w...
by Dbug
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: Cross development tools
Topic: OSDK 1.14
Replies: 5
Views: 1091

Re: OSDK 1.14

well, old versions are available and installable side by side :)
(I got the report)
by Dbug
Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Cross development tools
Topic: CC65 to DSK
Replies: 85
Views: 8636

Re: CC65 to DSK

It is generally a bad idea to force people to change their global settings for your own projects. It's common to have people already having compilers or sdk installed, often a different version, and forcing to choose one or the other is super annoying. (I had the problem with mingw and some third pa...
by Dbug
Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: Cross development tools
Topic: OSDK : how to build it?
Replies: 2
Views: 387

Re: OSDK : how to build it?

Clean rebuild in release from visual studio, zip the content of the C:\svn\public\pc\tools\osdk\main\Osdk\_final_\ folder.
Done.
by Dbug
Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Summer Break
Replies: 3
Views: 388

Summer Break

Hi, tomorrow I'm leaving for a three weeks vacation break in France, hopefully everything will go fine with the server, but if for some reason it breaks, I encourage you to take some time of the internet and enjoy doing something else until I fix it (the server, not the internet!) :) Retroric found ...
by Dbug
Sun Jul 07, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: Games
Topic: Delta 4 : Andy Greens portrait ...
Replies: 21
Views: 3380

Re: Delta 4 : Andy Greens portrait ...

Thanks for adding all that, well done!
by Dbug
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Delta 4 : Andy Greens portrait ...
Replies: 21
Views: 3380

Re: Delta 4 : Andy Greens portrait ...

This is so weird! A double size box with room for two tapes, but only one is used ???
Lol :)

Thanks for the photo!
by Dbug
Sun Jun 30, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modern Software Packaging
Replies: 31
Views: 4929

Re: Modern Software Packaging

I wrote an article summarizing the whole process.

And yes, it's another of these "too long" ones, sorry!
http://blog.defence-force.org/index.php ... &ref=ART59