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by RWAP
Sat Oct 20, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello from Sunny Stoke
Replies: 5
Views: 215

Re: Hello from Sunny Stoke

Welcome to the forum - I am just down the road from you :)
by RWAP
Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QPC2 on Windoze 10
Replies: 4
Views: 215

Re: QPC2 on Windoze 10

I think I noticed this, but then found the QPC2 was sat in the notifications bar in bottom right... Not seen it recently though...
by RWAP
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Proposal about the file system
Replies: 13
Views: 622

Re: Proposal about the file system

I try to explain it with a simple example: I am a hypothetical QL user and I have been using the HARDBACK program for 5 years. I read about the WINBACK program and decide to try it. I unload it, install it and make a backup. For some reason I decide that I do not like it and I want to continue usin...
by RWAP
Fri Oct 05, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Test if a directory exists
Replies: 13
Views: 530

Re: Test if a directory exists

Yes - this is unfortunate - Note 4 on OPEN_DIR in the SBASIC/SuperBASIC Reference Manual refers to it: https://superbasic-manual.readthedocs.io/en/latest/KeywordsO.clean.html#open-dir I don't recall finding a solution (does setting DATA_USE "" help?) From memory I could not think of a situ...
by RWAP
Thu Oct 04, 2018 8:20 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: QL Games Box-Set 7 Released
Replies: 1
Views: 149

QL Games Box-Set 7 Released

I have now released the QL Games Box-Set 7.

For £20 this includes the following games:

- D-Day MKII
- Knight Flight
- QShang
- QL Strip Poker
- QL Jabber
- Fight in the Dark

https://www.sellmyretro.com/offer/detai ... es-7-32724
by RWAP
Sun Sep 30, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Gigabasic
Replies: 11
Views: 626

Re: Gigabasic

Ah - you used DISA....

For me, Ergon Development's DEAssembler was always much better...
by RWAP
Wed Sep 26, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Gigabasic
Replies: 11
Views: 626

Re: Gigabasic

Why not put the disassembly onto github, then everyone can share the pain ;)
by RWAP
Wed Sep 26, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Gigabasic
Replies: 11
Views: 626

Re: Gigabasic

Perhaps we should disassemble Gigabasic with DEAssembler (also on Dilwyn's site) and see if we can figure out why it doesn't work on Minerva.

That would be a good community project.
by RWAP
Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: Help for New Users
Topic: QL Tinkering
Replies: 84
Views: 10751

Re: QL Tinkering

OK - here are my results. I used the QL + Tetroid's GoldCard and QEmulator set to QL speed and then to GoldCard speed Gold Card speed in Q-emuLator is approximate and was based on a couple of known benchmark results. I should still have a benchmark I wrote years ago to collect cycle-accurate instru...
by RWAP
Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Silver box - handle strengthener - free to a good home
Replies: 0
Views: 130

Silver box - handle strengthener - free to a good home

Does anyone need the piece of cardboard which fits inside a QL silver wrapper and holds the plastic carry handle in place?

I have one here - free to a good home if yours has been torn!

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