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by soviet
Wed Jan 13, 2021 3:41 am
Forum: trickysoft (new bbc micro games)
Topic: Asteroids emulator/source code port without the source
Replies: 15
Views: 1041

Re: Asteroids emulator/source code port without the source

Can't get the roms to work, what files are needed ?.
Downloaded asteroid arcade roms from the net and they are call this:
034602-01.c8
035127-02.np3
035143-02.j2
035144-04e.h2
035145-04e.ef2

What files i need and how they must be renamed before addint them to the image ?.
by soviet
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:43 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: SpectROM - Speccy emulator for the Pi co-pro
Replies: 188
Views: 20028

Re: SpectROM - Speccy emulator for the Pi co-pro

Yes i have got other roms to work like pascal and logo. This is the cartridge i use: https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/1PUAAOSw72VdinoM/s-l400.jpg Usually i just concatenate the rom file until i got the size of the eprom in this case 64k. But the specrom is not a normal size rom is 5.2k so i can't get ...
by soviet
Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: SpectROM - Speccy emulator for the Pi co-pro
Replies: 188
Views: 20028

Re: SpectROM - Speccy emulator for the Pi co-pro

After looking at the emulator readme and seeing one can burn the rom into an eprom in place of loading into ram decided to try it :D. So extracted the sprom file from the .ssd and burned to a 27C512 eeprom placed on a bbc master rom cart but when i do *ROMS no luck, the rom don't show up. The rom is...
by soviet
Fri Nov 06, 2020 1:56 am
Forum: wanted
Topic: [got one] Wanted Cheese Wedge Case
Replies: 16
Views: 2693

Re: Wanted Cheese Wedge Case

got one this thread should be closed :D
by soviet
Thu Oct 22, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn hardware
Topic: issues softloading riscos 5 on riscpc
Replies: 9
Views: 399

Re: issues softloading riscos 5 on riscpc

Great i was missing the HardDisc4 now works fine, and i see theres all kind of problems using it.
But at least allowed me to confirm that ADFFS works on Riscos 5 and not on riscos 4.

Does riscos 6.1 is any good ?.
Also i read that to use 128mb simms on the riscpc you need riscos 4.2 at least ?
by soviet
Thu Oct 22, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn hardware
Topic: issues softloading riscos 5 on riscpc
Replies: 9
Views: 399

issues softloading riscos 5 on riscpc

Hi guys, i have been trying to get riscos 5 to run on my riscpc. The hardware is: Riscpc strongarm 98megs of ram ide hdd and riscos 4.02 on rom. First i deleted the old !Boot folder and done a clean 4.02 install there. Then downloaded the stable "plingsystem" and "IOMD 5.24 stable (so...
by soviet
Thu Oct 22, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: 32-bit acorn software: classic games
Topic: ADFFS freezing after updates
Replies: 8
Views: 915

Re: ADFFS freezing after updates

Took me a wile but after booting holding shift so no extensions are loaded, the same happen after running adffs the system will freeze :( Other software seem to run perfectly fine, but adffs don't want to work. Also updated everything again using the package manager and adffs to 2.73. Btu the same i...
by soviet
Sun Oct 18, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn hardware
Topic: using iomega jaz on a3000
Replies: 6
Views: 343

Re: using iomega jaz on a3000

I know is no the title of thread but i have also this scsi podule.
Image

Can be used on the a3000 ? seem to fit on the expansion port.
by soviet
Sat Oct 17, 2020 11:32 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn hardware
Topic: using iomega jaz on a3000
Replies: 6
Views: 343

Re: using iomega jaz on a3000

So i suppose the zip drive also will not work :(
by soviet
Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn hardware
Topic: using iomega jaz on a3000
Replies: 6
Views: 343

using iomega jaz on a3000

Hi!, is possible to use the parallel port version of the iomega JAZ drive on the A3000 ?.
:?:
by soviet
Fri Oct 09, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: new projects in development: games
Topic: Frontier Elite II - BBC and Pi Native ARM CoPro
Replies: 61
Views: 4564

Re: Frontier Elite II - BBC and Pi Native ARM CoPro

Any progress into this game :D.
Theres a disk image for it ?
by soviet
Mon Jul 13, 2020 2:48 am
Forum: 32-bit acorn hardware
Topic: StrongARM CPU refurbish
Replies: 8
Views: 825

Re: StrongARM CPU refurbish

Found out that the easy way to get the caps out is use pliers hold the cap and then twist the cap this will rip the plastic part and the top.
Then use the solder wick to remove the legs.
by soviet
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:10 am
Forum: wanted
Topic: [got one] Wanted Cheese Wedge Case
Replies: 16
Views: 2693

Re: Wanted Cheese Wedge Case

Still looking for one pleaseeeeeeeee :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
by soviet
Wed Jun 24, 2020 11:32 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn software: classic games
Topic: ADFFS freezing after updates
Replies: 8
Views: 915

Re: ADFFS freezing after updates

Tested this and when try to load ADFFS550 i get the hang.
by soviet
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn software: classic games
Topic: ADFFS freezing after updates
Replies: 8
Views: 915

Re: ADFFS freezing after updates

Hi the issue is not that the games hang i don't get to that point. When i run ADFFS i can hear the floppy drive read and then riscos freeze can't even move the mouse pointer. And yes this happened after i updated all packages in packman when i performed the update i just allow all of them and don't ...
by soviet
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:29 am
Forum: 32-bit acorn software: other
Topic: How to add a screenmode to riscos
Replies: 5
Views: 582

Re: How to add a screenmode to riscos

Hi thank for the modes but how i use them ?.
by soviet
Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn software: other
Topic: How to add a screenmode to riscos
Replies: 5
Views: 582

How to add a screenmode to riscos

Is possible to add a new screen mode to riscos 4 on a riscpc ?.
I like to have 320x200 to play doom and quake .

:?:
by soviet
Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn software: classic games
Topic: ADFFS freezing after updates
Replies: 8
Views: 915

ADFFS freezing after updates

Hi currently experiencing an issue trying to play games using adffs. The system in question is a RiscPC strongarm and have riscos 4.02 in rom. Like always i have opened packman and when i check all updates and updated all packages on my system. But after this ADFSS don't work anymore when i try to r...
by soviet
Sun Jun 14, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: 32-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Installing SmallyMouse2 internally onto an A3000
Replies: 8
Views: 807

Re: Installing SmallyMouse2 internally onto an A3000

I super easy grab +5 from the cap "yellow wire" on the pictures.
The rest of the pins follow the pinout in the schematic, the smallymouse have etched on the pcb what the pins are.
Just connect the same pins following the text on the smally mouse and the schematic.
by soviet
Sat Jun 13, 2020 5:21 am
Forum: 32-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Installing SmallyMouse2 internally onto an A3000
Replies: 8
Views: 807

Re: Installing SmallyMouse2 internally onto an A3000

Works like charm :D, lucky the Acorn engineers got that internal alt-mouse port, it could be interesting to know why the do so. https://i.ibb.co/hsDtBBN/IMG-20200611-WA0064.jpg https://i.ibb.co/KDtKZTt/IMG-20200611-WA0068.jpg https://i.ibb.co/rcxxDQx/IMG-20200611-WA0070.jpg https://i.ibb.co/CKC4cVQ/...
by soviet
Wed Jun 10, 2020 2:09 am
Forum: 32-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Installing SmallyMouse2 internally onto an A3000
Replies: 8
Views: 807

Installing SmallyMouse2 internally onto an A3000

Hi got an smallymouse2 from ebay into an external case, but plugin it on the acorn a3000 is not good the connector don't seem to fit correctly all the way and moving it will get it unplug easy. I was thinking it could be cool to install it internally inside the A3000, i see there's an "alt mous...
by soviet
Tue Mar 10, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: wanted
Topic: [got one] Wanted Cheese Wedge Case
Replies: 16
Views: 2693

Re: Wanted Cheese Wedge Case

Still looking to purchase a teletext adapter / case
by soviet
Fri Dec 27, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Spain!
Replies: 13
Views: 1062

Re: Hello from Spain!

welcome :D
by soviet
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: miscellaneous new bbc and electron games
Topic: BBC AGD Games
Replies: 23
Views: 2911

Re: BBC AGD Games

do you got any new AGD games to run on the BBC :D
by soviet
Tue Oct 22, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: miscellaneous new bbc and electron games
Topic: Guide to running RobC's Doom implementation on Master/PiTubeDirect with SD card interface
Replies: 18
Views: 3053

Re: Guide to running RobC's Doom implementation on Master/PiTubeDirect with SD card interface

burned the eprom image of the custom MMFS rom, its much much easier to run doom now. Also using this shematic: https://i.ibb.co/KzbXYGn/img666-dual-switchable-chips.jpg Is easy to add a switch on the back to choose from MMC or MMFS and if you left the DPDT in the middle you disable both ideal to loa...
by soviet
Tue Oct 22, 2019 2:05 am
Forum: miscellaneous new bbc and electron games
Topic: Guide to running RobC's Doom implementation on Master/PiTubeDirect with SD card interface
Replies: 18
Views: 3053

Re: Guide to running RobC's Doom implementation on Master/PiTubeDirect with SD card interface

Great guide, lucky you explained it all or i could never get the thing to run.
Is as complex as getting a PhD in physics :lol:
by soviet
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: MMC hard drive emulation?
Replies: 336
Views: 38350

Re: MMC hard drive emulation?

Super cool, well i don't have the VideoNuLA but have played the zx81 emulator and jupiter ace also and they work very nice. The zx81 emulator for some reason don't seem to start from the disk image but i can load it from floppy. Other emulators like the speccy one and cpc are amazing pieces of softw...
by soviet
Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: MMC hard drive emulation?
Replies: 336
Views: 38350

Re: MMC hard drive emulation?

Thanks rob for the information, how do you load the doom rom on sideway ram ?.

Also i see in the hard drive image there what seems a gameboy emulator that works for real ? :D

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