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by polluks
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: General AmigaOS
Topic: AmigaOS in other Hardwares
Replies: 2
Views: 597

Re: AmigaOS in other Hardwares

If a console is able to run Linux you should have enough information to port AmigaOS...
Good luck!

http://www.gc-linux.org/wiki/Main_Page
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xbox_Linux
by polluks
Tue Nov 17, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: General AmigaOS
Topic: Any hope for a Wayfarer browser port for OS 4?
Replies: 25
Views: 4809

Re: Any hope for a Wayfarer browser port for OS 4?

am I wrong? Not wrong but you don't get the point. Are you sure browsers are still monolithic? You can already replace some parts e.g. https://stackoverflow.com/a/52383997/1430535 As NinjaCyborg stated Cairo does the rendering, we are not talking about AWeb, WebKit is more or less a black box in OS...
by polluks
Mon Nov 16, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: General AmigaOS
Topic: Any hope for a Wayfarer browser port for OS 4?
Replies: 25
Views: 4809

Re: Any hope for a Wayfarer browser port for OS 4?

AmigaOS DataTypes seem to be a feasible mechanism for detaching the WebKit implimentation from the rest of the Web Browser... Well, if you try Facebook or GitHub the JavaScript engine is the trouble maker. How could the concept of DataTypes help you? By the way, I don't understand this choice for s...
by polluks
Wed Oct 28, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: AmigaOS Feature Requests
Topic: Updated Python3.x series
Replies: 17
Views: 2895

Re: Updated Python3.x series

You may find a starting point here:
http://yellowblue.free.fr/yiki/doku.php ... el3x:start
by polluks
Wed Oct 28, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: General AmigaOS
Topic: Any hope for a Wayfarer browser port for OS 4?
Replies: 25
Views: 4809

Re: Any hope for a Wayfarer browser port for OS 4?

amifrog wrote: Mon Oct 12, 2020 8:17 pm As the Wayfarer code is in ObjectiveC, wouldn't this be a big show stopper for a port?
Indeed, its complete framework is missing, ObjC does not access MUI directly.
If you want to use GitHub you get a compatibility boost from 50% to 90%!
However ObjC bloats an exe like Hollywood...
by polluks
Tue Sep 08, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: General AmigaOS
Topic: ARexx undefined behavior
Replies: 1
Views: 805

ARexx undefined behavior

Please explain the output of this script

Code: Select all

/* Gerard Schildberger's badboy */
do i=0 to 7
$= ''
         do j=0 to i
         $= $ fff(j)
         end
say $
end
exit

/* This is not a procedure, $ is still global */
fff:  $= 12
      return $
by polluks
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000
Topic: FreePascal support
Replies: 0
Views: 554

FreePascal support

Hello! Right now FreePascal has no support for the P5040, the developer Chain-Q is looking for a suitable machine: "I would probably need a few days with permanent access to an X5000 with AmigaOS4 to fix this issue. If there is a volunteer X5000 owner in the Berlin area (Germany, EU), or surrou...
by polluks
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: AmigaOS Feature Requests
Topic: Pivot monitor support on driver level?
Replies: 15
Views: 14439

Re: Pivot monitor support on driver level?

HunoPPC's Final Burn Alpha http://hunoppc.amiga-projects.net/conte ... ws-32-bits already supports rotated monitors. However application independent support would be fine, automatic recognition is not necessary. My Zalman M220W is waiting ;)