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AmigaOS 4.1 updates (AmiUpdate)
amigaos41

In June we received several small improvements for AmigaOS 4.1 in AmiUpdate. Here you could see list of changes. It looks like a better way comparing to big, "final" versions of 4.1.

Added: 2021-07-02 16:27, Author: st, Category: AmigaOS Comments »

audio HippoPlayer 2.46beta

Just after 21 years Kari-Pekka Koljonen has published a new version of his MOD player - HippoPlayer. Version 2.46beta focuses mostly on stable and bug fixes. We have there also small improvements.

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Amiga TV

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Building a new Amiga 500

Every day we present here a Amiga related video! If you have recorded something new, please contact us!


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Checkmate A1500 Mini available to purchase
sprzet

The small version of (Mini-ITX format) Checkmate 1500 Plus case is available for purchase both in white and black versions. Cost = 210 euro.

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Added: 2021-07-01 11:11, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

redpill RedPill 0.8.11

RedPill is a tool (made by Carlos Peris) to build games for classic Amiga. It is compatible with AGA and ECS and his player requires 2 MB Fast RAM. Version 0.8.11 has been released.

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narzedzia SnapIT 1.5

SnapIT is a simple program written Stefan Blixth to get screenshots (with MUI interface). In version 1.5 we have some bug fixes and new templates.

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audio amigaremix.com - new mp3

On webpageAmigaRemix we could find some new mp3 files with remixes of Amiga games music. Here you have list of new music:

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Trixie and his Polish lesson
artykul

Trixie on his blog writed how he was traveling to Cieszyn, where he could Polish computer magazines, like Bajtek. Next he describes Amiga NG magazine published by Adam Mierzwa.

Added: 2021-06-30 20:05, Author: st, Category: Journalism Comments »

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Arduino Amiga Floppy Disk Reader/Writer 2.6
winuae

Arduino Floppy Disk is a way to read/write Amiga floppy disks on PC using Arduino. The schema of such connection is available on project's webpage. What's important, since version 2.5 we have a direct connect to Amiga disks on WinUAE - (here we have such preliminary version.

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Added: 2021-06-30 19:55, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

ALS 1.94
amos

ALS means AMOS Layers System, because it changes screens in AMOS into layers, which we could put one into other (with full control of order, colors and transparency). No additional installation is needed - ASL is available as set of tables and procedures (kind of AMOS library). It is developed since 2020 and in June 2021 version 1.94 has been released.

Added: 2021-06-30 19:46, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

amikit AmiKit XE 11.6.0 for RPi

AmiKit XE for Raspberry Pi 4/400 has been updated to version 11.6.0. The full list of changes (both on AmigaOS and Linux) you could find here. The most important changes - support for AHI (AmigaOS) and Bluetooth (Linux).

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audio BarsnPipes for OS4 (version 1.0)

MIDI sequencer BarsnPipes has been updated after 10 years of break and compiled to version 1.0 for AmigaOS 4.1 FE by main creator of this program - Alfred Faus.

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Trevor's blog entry (first in 2021)
trevor

Trevor Dickinson (A-Eon) wrote on his blog the first text in 2021. He focused mostly on the new book "From Vultures to Vampires", which he creates with David Pleasance.

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Added: 2021-06-18 15:18, Author: st, Category: Journalism Comments »

Warp cards - the now firmware (3060/4060 in 2022)
prace_trwaja

CS-Lab company is preparing launching of the new firmware to card 1260 (version 1.10). Due to lack of components, cards WARP 3060/4060 will be finished in 2022.

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Added: 2021-06-17 14:23, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

Wicher 1220 and software update
prace_trwaja

Artur Gadawski from 7-bit works on Amigi 1200 accelerator named "Wicher 1220". Currently this card is in the beta test phase. Configuration: MC68EC020 25MHz/33MHz, 11MB Fast Ram (16MB SDRAM), SPI-Controller, RTC, microSD reader and Ethernet controller. We received also updated software for Wicher cards - AmigaOS3.2 handling.

Added: 2021-06-17 14:09, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

Updater - the new Version, Copy and other files
enhancer-software

Owners of Enhancer Software package (additional software for AmigaOS 4) could received some updates lately. In the list we have commands Version i Copy. Version ES 1.5 will receive also update of command List as well as AmiPDF and X-Dock.

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Added: 2021-06-11 15:01, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

BlackBOX 1200 MK-II
BlackBOX 1200 MK-II

Polska company Elbox offers new tower case for Amiga 1200 named BlackBOX 1200 MK-II. It allows to use PCI cards and 350W ATX supply. In the set there is also interface PC/Amiga keyboard and cooling system with two fans. Dimensions: 465 mm x 205 mm x 445 mm. Cost: ca. 320 euro.

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Added: 2021-06-11 14:39, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

AmigaOS 3.2: FAQ, NDK and Bill's video
amigaos3

Do you think about AmigaOS 3.2 purchase? Please take a look at official FAQ as text file on Aminet. Hyperion released updated version of R2 for NDK (Native Developer Kit). Just below you could find how AmigaBill talks about 13 the most important changes in AmigaOS for classic.

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Added: 2021-06-10 16:01, Author: st, Category: AmigaOS Comments »

RNOArchive 1.0
oprogramowanie

RNOArchive is a program to pack, unpack and modifying archives in ZIP or XAD formats. This program supports UTF-8 coding. Here you could see how it works.

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Added: 2021-06-10 15:46, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

oprogramowanie ZitaFTP Server 1.21

Hans de Ruiter still develops his commercial FTP server for dla AmigaOS 4. In the newest version 1.21 we have couple of bug fixes, stability improvements as well as new interface of license page.

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FS-UAE for Apple M1
fs-uae

On FS-UAE website we could download the first compilations for Apple computers with M1 processor (versions 3.1.x).

Added: 2021-06-10 15:19, Author: st, Category: Emulation Comments »

BGUI on GitHub
gcc

BGUI (BOOPSI GUI) is a free tool set to create GUI for Amiga OS. It is available onGitHub - you could find there SDK, C source, docs in AutoDoc, AmigaGuide and HTML, sources of libraries.

Added: 2021-06-09 14:53, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

amikit AmiKit X - pay as you want

AmiKit X package (released in 2017, updates until 2019_ are available for download for free or we can pay as much as we want. Available versions: Windows, Mac and Linux.

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Shadow Warrior
Shadow Warrior

Shadow Warrior is a FPP shooter, released in 1997 by 3D Realms and GT Interactive. This game based on Build engine by Ken Silverman (2.5D), as well as other productions, like Blood, Redneck Rampage and Duke Nukem 3D.

We received on Amiga PPC (AmigaOS 4) and 68k port of JFShadowWarrior. To play we need shareware or full version. Minimal requirements: 68060, FPU, chipset AGA or graphics card, 16 MB RAM and 50 MB HDD.

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Added: 2021-06-03 15:48, Author: st, Category: Games Comments »

spotkanie AmiWest 2021

24th edition of AmiWest will take place in Sacramento (California, USA) 16-17th of October in Holiday Inn Express hotel. At this moment we have information about MorphOS presentation, Doug Compton (10MARC podcast0 and X5000 presentation (SACC-Guy). More info on party's blog: tutaj.

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audio AHI HD Audio 6.7 (driver)

Driver for PCIe cards (Intel HD Audio [Azalia] standard), has been updated to version 6.7. Now it handles support for SAM440/460 i 24-bit recording.

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Graphic cards for Sam440ep-flex
amigaos41

On Czech portal you could read article about problems with installation of the newest graphic cards on Sam440ep-flex main board using AmigaOS 4.

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Added: 2021-06-01 11:35, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

Is AmigaOS 3.2 a legal product?
amigaos3

Just after AmigaOS 3.2 (for classic Amiga) release we have the same problems with digital version of this system (like with 3.1.4). As we could read in amiga-news, Hyperion didn't release digital version of this system. Amiga company tries to block it. So nothing new in Amiga world.

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Added: 2021-05-31 18:07, Author: st, Category: Events Comments »

internet A-FTP Server 1.96

A simple FTP server (created using Hollywood/MUI Royale) is available in version 1.96. It is compiled using Hollywood 9.0 and contains number of bugfixes.

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#18issue of "Komoda & Amiga +"
cagames

The 18-th issue of Komoda & Amiga + magazine has been released. Inside: interview with Dave Haynie, how to fix Amigi 600, Fury of the Furries, TAWS - The Amiga Workbench Simulation, WinUAE and text "my fight with z Amiga 400" (Raspberry Pi 400 emulation). English version costs 8 euro + shipping (or 1.5 euro - PDF version).

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Added: 2021-05-31 13:20, Author: st, Category: Magazines Comments »

"Buffee" project - what's up?
arm

Buffee is a project of processor "replacement" for A500/1000/2000. We have information, that Buffee will be working in extremely compatibility mode and it will be required to configure it by user or dealer just for user's hardware (Amiga, Atari or Mac 68k).

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Added: 2021-05-28 12:37, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

AmigaOS 3.2
AmigaOS 3.2

Hyperion Entertainment CVBA has been released version3.2 of AmigaOS for Amiga with 68k processor.

It is a result of work of 60 persons. System is available for download, but you could purchase also CD-ROM, floppy disks and ROMs with Kickstart for all classic Amiga.

We have more then 100 of the new functions and update of nearly all of system components as well as number of bugfixes.

The whole list of changes is available on Hyperion's site as well as the list of dealers.

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Added: 2021-05-26 16:43, Author: st, Category: AmigaOS Comments »

Vampire Standalone R6, Raptor 1200 and plans of Apollo team
Vampire Standalone R6, Raptor 1200 and plans of Apollo team

Apollo team has prepared number of the fresh released for the next months. The first one is Vampire Standalone Release 6.

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Added: 2021-05-22 18:19, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

Doom for A500 - let's hear it!
Doom for A500 - let's hear it!

In the 7-th episode for "Dread" we could see, or rather hear sounds in Doom clone for Amiga 500. KK/Altair (Krzysztof Kluczek) is the author of this project and he created all of maps. Resolution has been decreased. All sprites and textures are from project FreeDoom.

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Added: 2021-05-21 14:45, Author: st, Category: Games Comments »

Demoscene - review of Revision 2021 Online
Demoscene - review of Revision 2021 Online

Here you could find some Amiga works prepared for Revision 2021 Online, which took place at beginning of April. There are six top rated graphics from "Oldskool Graphics competition" and three demos and intros. Graphic for Amiga 1200 is made by Amigabsolute Mash/Absolute!

Added: 2021-05-21 11:50, Author: st, Category: Demoscene Comments »

Andromeda - Amiga
scena

Thanks to Classic Goa Traxx editor (part of Belgian Suntrip Records) you could purchase album Andromeda - Amiga by Przemysław Tkaczyk, known also as Skipp - part of Potion.

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Added: 2021-05-19 21:20, Posted by: st, Category: Demoscene Comments »

Author: Lokaty

amigaos41 AmigaOS 4.1 FE update2 - timesync.library bugfix

Using AmiUpdate we could update timesync.library, which is responsible for time sync in AmigaOS 4.1. There were some problems with this library just after the last "update2".

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AMOS Professional Unity Alpha 2
amos

"AMOS Professional Unity" - the second alpha version of Frédérica "AmiDARK" Cordier's improvement id the classic AMOS Professional (AGA chipset handling). What's inside? AGA sprites (16, 32 and 64 pixels width), posibility to choose screen colors palette and the new ScreenFX system. The whole list of changes you will find here. Version 0.2 of the new AMOS is available here to download.

Added: 2021-05-10 16:27, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

Games: Athanor 2 - screenshots/Blork - demo
gry

"Athanor 2 - The Legend Of The Birdmen" is an adventure game prepared for Amstrad. Amiga version is still in progress since last few years. On the French portal Amiga Impact you could take a look at the first screenshots. Blork is a shooter, which was in progress in the middle 90s and has been never finished. Anyhow we could see demo of this game.

Added: 2021-05-06 15:33, Author: st, Category: Games Comments »

prace_trwaja Black Dawn Rogue

The enhanced package for Black Dawn Rebirth - "Black Down Rogue" will be a separate game with the new engine i graphics. the first screenshots were published by Indie Retro News.

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amigaXfer 1.0.1
narzedzia

amigaXfer is a tool to send data between Amiga and other computers using serial ports. More info about this program you could find na Roc's Blog.

Added: 2021-05-04 15:59, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

oprogramowanie WarpWebP.datatype 45.2

The new version (45.2) of datatype for AmigaOS (OS 3/4, WarpOS) has been released - it allows to read pictures in WebP format. Author (Oliver Roberts) has also improved the way of working with some versions of picture.datatype (using libwebp library 1.2.0).

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narzedzia Lubricator 0.85

Lubricator is a program to writing images of the disk from internet, even on Amiga with 1MB RAM and without HDD. In the latest version connections using protocols HTTPS and FTP are handled. There is also support for DMS files. Author: Timm "bifat" Mueller.

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All In One Streams 1.7.1
youtube

All In One Streams is the package of Python script to watch video from the different internet services, like Twitch, YouTube or Vimeo. We could launch them using CLI or web browser and watch using FFplay or Mplayer.

Added: 2021-04-30 15:56, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

Audio editor Rave - work in progress
prace_trwaja

Trixie described on his blog progress of work on the new audio editor Rave for AmigaOS 4. This application has it's own logo and start screen. in the menu we could find number of useful options (Edit, Trim, Clear, Delete and Grab). What's more - rave will have his own requester to choose audio files instead of system ASL.

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Added: 2021-04-30 08:47, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

Enhancer Software 2 with UVD
Enhancer Software 2 with UVD

Since one month owners of Amiga One X5000 and X1000 could upgrade to version 2.0 of additional package "Enhancer Software", which adds some more functionalities to standard AmigaOS 4.1. For users of "ES Graphics Update" this upgrade is free. Standard in AmiStore: 120 USD.

The most important new functionality in drivers for Radeon Polaris is library for hardware video decoding (currently used only by Emotion player). What's else? Updated environment Warp3D Nova and library OpenGLES 2. Owners of cards Radeon Southern Islands/Oland i Polaris have received app Power Prefs, where they have possibility to manage power settings of the card.

New programs in ES 2.0: Archiver (compression/decompression of files), SensorMaster library (Sensor API), datatypes AK-Datatypes: GIF, IFF-ILBM, PNG, TIFF and idea of 2D graphic library "Warp2D".

Updated software: (part of them is available also for ES 1.5): commodity InfoWB, MultiViewer, Notifications, Format, Updater, AmiSphereServer and datatypes.

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Added: 2021-04-27 13:35, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

exec amiganews.exec.pl - new design

English version of our website looks now the same like a Polish one - on the top we have large pictures with most important news and just below list of fresh software and games.

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Hi Bill, it's Ben here...
szaman

On AmigaWorld forum user "matthey" has shared a link to mails from 2017 between Ben Hermans (Hyperion) and Bill McEwen (ex Amiga Inc.) regarding "how to rescue" Amiga trademarks in USA and i Europe. We are not 100% suse if they are real, but number of details make them possible.

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Added: 2021-04-22 12:34, Author: st, Category: Journalism Comments »

exec List of all articles in English

Here you could find all articles published in English version.

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snes A/NES 1.2

The NES written in assembler - A/NES has been released in version 1.2 (after 14 years of break). It works both with ECS and AGA chipsets.

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HD audio driver
HD audio driver

On OS4Depot we could find a driver of PCIe sound cards (compatible with Intel HD Audio (Azalia) standard). in the first version we have playing and recording (analog), AHI supports both 16- and 32-bits HIFI. HDMixer is attached as a standard tool to control volume. Tested on: (using X5000/20 with AmigaOS4.1FE Upd2) Creative Labs Soundblaster Audigy FX (24bit/192kHz 5.1), Startech PEXSOUND7CH (24bit/192kHz 7.1) and Fransande 411944 (24bit/192kHz 7.1).

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Added: 2021-04-16 16:06, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

gry Coala dowload for free

The helikoptera simulator Coala (released in 1995 by Empire Interactive) is available for dowload for free on Amiga Future website in ADF, IPF and WHDLoad formats. There is also AGA version and PDF instruction.

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AmigaAMP 3.29
AmigaAMP 3.29

Thomas Wenzel has released the new version of AmigaAMP player. What's new? We have number of new features: playlist search options, presets for equalizer, possibility to choose a different fonts.

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Added: 2021-04-15 11:14, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

gry Metin Seven (Team Hoi)

Metin Seven from Netherlands on his blog has described his work on different commercial games for Amiga. He was a part of "Softeyes" teams (known later as "Team Hoi").

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UHCTools 1.5
narzedzia

UHCTools is a set of scripts and network tools created by Patrik Axelsson and David Eriksson. It allows easy and fast access to the biggest Amiga repositories (including Aminet) of software, games and demoscene. The package contains also other CLI commands and Synergy client. lates changes were made 26.3.2021.

Added: 2021-04-12 16:36, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

oprogramowanie ZitaFTP Server 1.19

Hans de Ruiter develops his commercial FTP server for AmigaOS 4. In the newest version 1.19 we will find new UI to manage users and catalogs.

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IBrowse 2.5.4 and AmiSSL 4.9
ibrowse

The new version of IBrowse browser has been released on 2-nd April. It focuses mostly on bug fixing - all improvements will be delivered within the next versions (including HTML and iframe). There is also new version of Polish translation. Thanks to fix with locale.library this program could be launched on AmigaOS 3.0. Update is free for all registered users of 2.5 version - others could get discount.

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Added: 2021-04-09 14:37, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

Pros and cons: Amiga 500 / Test of A604n extension
Pros and cons: Amiga 500 / Test of A604n extension

To buy or not to buy Amiga 500? Please take a look at article about pros and cons of this model. Author: Mikołaj Małkiewicz.


Other article of Mikołaj, about A604n extension for Amiga 600 is available here.

Added: 2021-04-07 15:37, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

AmiKit XE for Raspberry Pi 4/400
AmiKit XE for Raspberry Pi 4/400

Marcin "Piana" Pianka wrote a review of the new version of AmiKit XE package designed for Raspberry Pi (models 4B or 400).


AmiKit XE for RPi has been released few days ago and is available for purchase. Price: from 20 euros (basic edition) to 50 euros (full option with 3 years of support). You could purchase it on official AmiKit website.

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Added: 2021-04-06 15:21, Author: redakcja, Category: Emulation Comments »

gry Galactica 2.0

Galactica is an Amiga version of strategic game Konquest (Linux). Our goal is to conquer and dominate every planet in the galactic and defeat our rivals. This game works on Workbench screen. Kickstart 3.0 is required.

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raspberry_pi Amiberry v4.0

Amiberry 4.0 (Amiga emulator for ARM computers - Raspberry Pi 3/4, RockPro64) has been released.

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Port of Metal Gear - in progress
prace_trwaja

h0ffman works on port of classic Metal Gear (MSX) for Amiga 500.

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Added: 2021-03-26 10:19, Author: st, Category: Games Comments »

Amiga Addict number 3 and 4
artykul

The third issue of British magazine Amiga Addict has been released. What's inside? Review of "UnAmiga" (FPGA based computer), Amiga Irleand Live Show report and game reviews of Pinball Dreams, Fantasies and Illusions. In fourth issue you will find comparison of Amiga and Atari ST. Price: 5 euro + shipping.

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Added: 2021-03-25 16:34, Author: st, Category: Magazines Comments »

whdload WHDLoadMenu 1.0

WHDLoadMenu is the next graphic menu for WHDLoad - it displays list of games in folder. this program could be launched together with the system. Minimal requirements: AmigaOS version 2.0.4.

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gry DreamWeb for free

The adventure game DreamWeb (released in 1994 by Empire Interactive) is available for free to download on Amiga Future website in ADF, IPF and WHDLoad versions. There is also AGA version available and PDF instruction.

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AmiKit for Raspberry Pi RC3
amikit

AmiKit for Raspberry Pi has achieved status RC3. It mans, that we can expect the final release very soon. Autor - Ján Zahurančík - already announced premiere for Marzec 2021. Requirements: Raspberry Pi version 4B or 400 and the package based on Manjaro and Amiberry. We would like to announce review of AmiKit for Rpi on the premiere day.

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Added: 2021-02-11 13:42, Author: mp, Category: Emulation Comments »

New version of SysInfo
oprogramowanie

SysInfo is an application created in the early 90s for classic Amiga - it displays info about system, libraries and hardware. In 2012 version 4.0 has been released and since this time we receive next, improved versions. In this moment (28.1.2021) you could download version 4.5 beta 12.

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Added: 2021-02-10 11:31, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

narzedzia GoShell 1.1

GoShell is a free and easy tool to open terminal in full screen mode. users could also change fonts and colors. Author: Krzysztof Donat (program GoADF). Requirements: min. 3.0.

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MUIBase 4.3 and SQLite 3.34.0
biuro

MUIbase (Magic data BASE with User Interface) is a programmable (Lisp) database with graphics interface developed by Steffen Gutmann. Changes within version 4.3: saving data to new SQLite 3.34.0, possibility of saving logs to file, new fonts. Both versions for PPC and 68k are available.

Added: 2021-02-09 18:11, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

ksiazka From Vultures to Vampires in two part

David Pleasance and Trevor Dickinson works on a book about Amiga after Commodore's bancruppcy. They decided to divide the whole material between two parts - the first should be released in Q1 2021. Did you already bought it on Kickstarter? Then you could purchase the second part paying 50% of the price.

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How new gadget ToolBar was created
gcc

As you could read on Trixie's blog, the new ToolBar gadget (available together with ES package updates) is one of the most universal class within the whole AmigaOS4 BOOPSI.

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Added: 2021-02-07 09:36, Author: st, Category: Journalism Comments »

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