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by DrF
Sun Nov 04, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: My new toy...
Replies: 73
Views: 1024

Re: My new toy...

I'd love one of them if I was clever enough to use it :p
Few more years might see some actual working widespread retail units for normal people, all attempts have been a bit crap so far :lol:
by DrF
Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: If you had only ONE Atari, what would it be?
Replies: 15
Views: 274

Re: If you had only ONE Atari, what would it be?

Are we aloud to say what one we really want :D

520 STFM with 2 disk drives, more ram and a hard drive of some sort
by DrF
Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: STF REMAKE PROJECT
Topic: Bigger isn't always better
Replies: 16
Views: 259

Re: Bigger isn't always better

sandord wrote:
Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:39 am
Ha, there's almost enough space for a second ST :D
I guess there is :lol:
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by DrF
Sun Oct 28, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: GAME ZONE
Topic: Magic Pockets (platformer)
Replies: 10
Views: 498

Re: Magic Pockets (platformer)

I remember Magic Pockets on a Saturday morning show I remember seeing it on there, kids phoning in and screaming left left left :lol:
I thought it was Going Live too, I would have thought those kind of games would just not work well like that :lol:
by DrF
Sat Sep 15, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: 4mb STFM with accelerator - was there an equivalent way back when?
Replies: 19
Views: 1095

Re: 4mb STFM with accelerator - was there an equivalent way back when?

From which country you are? ST was used by many professionals, there were lot of software for any kind of professional work. Beside, some most important software of today starts its life on non-PC platforms so Atari, Amiga and Mac played important role in accelerating software progress. Only when P...
by DrF
Tue Sep 11, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Why does my juice turn into some new life form ?!
Replies: 5
Views: 210

Re: Why does my juice turn into some new life form ?!

exxos wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 10:57 pm
DrF wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:53 pm
Leave some in the bottle for a week see what happens become a God!
Make 2 bottles and then we can bet on which civilisation wins in a war in a cup :D
We can throw your moth in as a wild card :P
His going home today... somehow :lol:
by DrF
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Why does my juice turn into some new life form ?!
Replies: 5
Views: 210

Re: Why does my juice turn into some new life form ?!

Leave some in the bottle for a week see what happens become a God!
Make 2 bottles and then we can bet on which civilisation wins in a war in a cup :D
by DrF
Mon Sep 10, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: SOFTWARE PROGRAMMING & DISCUSSION
Topic: Atari SW programming: on real HW or in emul/debug. ?
Replies: 6
Views: 221

Re: Atari SW programming: on real HW or in emul/debug. ?

Yes, Notepad is easy for use, and actually you can set what font to use. But it becomes slow with longer files - over 200 KB . I have some 800 KB long ASM sources. Funny how simple thing like inserting new line can take 3-4 seconds on 4 GHz machine :shock: So, I use then rather Wordpad. Crimson Edi...
by DrF
Sat Sep 08, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: 4mb STFM with accelerator - was there an equivalent way back when?
Replies: 19
Views: 1095

Re: 4mb STFM with accelerator - was there an equivalent way back when?

Certainly for A1200 accelerators are all over the place. But remember in the times these machines were current (85-92) an 8 or 14Mhz processor really was enough, even if it wasn't impressive. Even at the end you were spending over £1000 for a monochrome 68000 mac. So where you see accelerators pop ...
by DrF
Sat Sep 08, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: MEMBER BLOGS
Topic: My retro computer blog
Replies: 12
Views: 1546

Re: My retro computer blog

Now that's some serious work :D
I thought I was good using filler on a melted space bar but that's next level :D