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by RWAP
Fri May 17, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Wanderer and SuperGoldCard
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Re: Wanderer and SuperGoldCard

Thanks Rich for your suggestion, but unfortunately it doesn't work. With JM ROM + SGC the QL freezes. With Minerva I got some "out of memory" error. Anyway, thank you very much for your attempt. If the QL freezes - that suggests the program is writing to a ROM location. I seem to recall (...
by RWAP
Thu May 16, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Wanderer and SuperGoldCard
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Re: Wanderer and SuperGoldCard

You could try RES_!28 Unfortunately Wanderer has to be loaded at a fixed memory address. With expanded memory it can be hit and miss as to whether that address is available. The boot file should look like: 10 PAPER 0:WINDOW 512,256,0,0:MODE 8 20 a=RESPR(RESPR(0)-196608) 30 LBYTES flp1_WANDERER_PIC,1...
by RWAP
Mon May 13, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Knoware.no
Replies: 6
Views: 307

Re: Knoware.no

Good to see the site back up and running - it gives a nice collection of utilities and games for the QL.
by RWAP
Fri May 10, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: The Sinclair QL Series
Replies: 10
Views: 412

Re: The Sinclair QL Series

There are some books on sellmyretro - https://www.sellmyretro.com/category/re ... r-ql/books

However, none of those titles unfortunately..
by RWAP
Fri May 10, 2019 7:08 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: The Sinclair QL Series
Replies: 10
Views: 412

Re: The Sinclair QL Series

Whopper wrote:One seller was offering the Intro to Superbasic for £113.16 (plus P&P) a bit steep for me.


I knew I was undercharging at £1.99 a book....
by RWAP
Fri May 10, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: The Sinclair QL Series
Replies: 10
Views: 412

Re: The Sinclair QL Series

Hi, I have been collecting books in 'The Sinclair QL series'. Currently I have - Making the most of the Sinclair QL Word Processing with the Sinclair QL ** Advanced programming with the Sinclair QL ** Introducing the Sinclair QL Database Management on the Sinclair QL Desktop computing with the Sinc...
by RWAP
Mon May 06, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Sinclair QL - QL-SD with vDRIVE QL
Replies: 10
Views: 536

Re: Sinclair QL - QL-SD with vDRIVE QL

That is interesting - the problem with the command PRINT no longer available suggests that there is an issue in memory allocation for the keywords - this has caught me out in the past when writing keywords and you manage to change something in the toolkit which means insufficient memory is set aside...
by RWAP
Mon May 06, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: PC mouse to QL conversion project
Replies: 27
Views: 1064

Re: PC mouse to QL conversion project

Just to clarify - the QIMI and Atari ST use a "BUS Mouse" rather than a serial mouse. Not sure about the Amiga.

The BUS Mouse was normally identified by having a switch on the base to select PC or MS
by RWAP
Sun May 05, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Making QL Software More Accessible
Replies: 12
Views: 559

Making QL Software More Accessible

Whilst Dilwyn's site remains the mainstay of QL software for download, we could realistically do with a new approach to make it more accessible. This could possibly be made a part of the QLWiki which could have a freeware section and provide direct links to the software titles, along with descriptio...
by RWAP
Fri May 03, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Long File Name device driver
Replies: 3
Views: 202

Re: Long File Name device driver

Excellent - there was the sub device driver also, but from memory it failed on WDIR or WCOPY....

Rich