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by trevordick
Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:55 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X1000
Topic: Sleep Mode for X1000 ?
Replies: 12
Views: 8156

Re: Sleep Mode for X1000 ?

I am surprised to read that the X1000 makes much noise at all, since the PA6T is only using one of the two cores when running OS4.1.5 (at the moment) and even when running both cores, it is a low wattage CPU. It all very comapartive. For example my A1-X1000 is much quiter than either my PegII, A1-X...
by trevordick
Thu Feb 16, 2012 4:31 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X1000
Topic: Recommended use for CF Slot?
Replies: 13
Views: 8784

Re: Recommended use for CF Slot?

I take it this CF slot will be programmed later to work with Amiga OS? Would booting Amiga OS from CF card be possible and if yes, would that be quicker? tj The FFS boot partition on your A-X1000 contains the amigboot.of files which is used to boot the machine. Since the CF card is recognised in th...
by trevordick
Mon Feb 06, 2012 12:28 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X1000
Topic: Recommended use for CF Slot?
Replies: 13
Views: 8784

Re: Recommended use for CF Slot?

amigasociety wrote:What are the recommended uses for the CF slot?

Tj
I use it to store various Debian squeeze kernels that I use for testing. It can also be use to hold the amigaboot.of file. (Although on "First Contact" systems this is stored in a small FFS boot partition).

Trevor
by trevordick
Mon Feb 06, 2012 7:18 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X1000
Topic: What is the state of 3D on the X1000 with the HD4650?
Replies: 10
Views: 14538

Re: What is the state of 3D on the X1000 with the HD4650?

Sam wrote: I cannot run Blender as I get a MinGL error.
Have a look in the author's readme. You need to use a 1024x768 screenmode for blender to run.

Trevor
by trevordick
Sat Feb 04, 2012 12:28 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X1000
Topic: Monitor resolutions
Replies: 4
Views: 5079

Re: Monitor resolutions

ChrisH wrote:BUT BEFORE YOU DO THIS, I strongly suggest making a backup copy of your "Sys:Devs/Monitor" folder, in case you make a mistake or in case "Detect settings automatically" doesn't work.
Good advice. Definitely make a backup of the monitor prefs.

Trevor
by trevordick
Sat Feb 04, 2012 12:26 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X1000
Topic: Recommended browser
Replies: 14
Views: 8723

Re: Recommended browser

As others have said, MUI-OWB is currently by far the best choice: http://os4depot.net/index.php?function=showfile&file=network/browser/muiowb.lha I am looking forward to Timberwolf, but I am waiting for a proper Alpha/Beta release (the current release is just an ancient "proof of concept&q...
by trevordick
Sun Jan 29, 2012 10:18 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X1000
Topic: Welcome First Contact customers
Replies: 193
Views: 264675

Re: Welcome First Contact customers

Welcome from me too!

Trevor
by trevordick
Fri Dec 23, 2011 1:48 pm
Forum: General AmigaOS
Topic: Unable to download Update 4
Replies: 18
Views: 5920

Re: Unable to download Update 4

No problem here. Jusat logged into the Hyperion Entertainment site and downloaded Update 4.

TrevorD