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by Steve M
Sun Nov 04, 2007 3:57 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: Searching for "L'Oric a nu."
Replies: 21
Views: 27188

Yes l'Oric à Nu is the French "bible" with ROM disassembly, lots of comments and details. We recently discovered a few small mistakes here or there, in the tape routines for instance, but it's a really great book. Jon Haworth was doing a translation along with the V1.0 ROM disassembly in OUM and tw...
by Steve M
Sat Nov 03, 2007 1:51 am
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: Searching for "L'Oric a nu."
Replies: 21
Views: 27188

Re: Searching for "L'Oric a nu."

Silicebit. wrote:Somebody know if exist a pdf archive of "L'Oric a nu" by Fabrice Broche?.
Isn't it basically a ROM disassembly?
You can still get the Advanced User Guide which has this.
by Steve M
Fri Oct 12, 2007 12:45 am
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Oric RGB output to Amstrad CPC464 color monitor input
Replies: 9
Views: 10301

CPC monitor

I'd also be interested if this works since i have an amstrad monitor, i'd also be interested to hear if the power output of the monitor (intended for the CPC) is compatable with the Oric Power? :P Of course it works. I've been using an Amstrad monitor for ages whcih came from Dave DIck. There are a...
by Steve M
Fri Oct 05, 2007 9:59 pm
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: mageco joystick interface information?
Replies: 19
Views: 18805

Re: mageco joystick interface information?

Hi Ive recently added a mageco joystick interface to my growing collection of oric stuff (made it my mission to preserve as much oric hardware as I can afford)and wondered if anyone had any info on it as I have not got any manual with it ,Ive had it apart and was very suprised to see it has made in...
by Steve M
Wed Sep 26, 2007 11:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Twilighte Update
Replies: 16
Views: 14684

I am not discarding the idea of Scotland SteveM, even if your suggestion was a joke, if the right job shows up i will relocate. :P Not a joke. As you know I lived there for a few years and I had good times. We moved to come back to Cumbria where we could set up our business, which there wasn't much...
by Steve M
Thu Sep 06, 2007 1:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Twilighte Update
Replies: 16
Views: 14684

Re: Twilighte Update

Well back in UK now.. sob sob, things did not turn out for the best in Finland. I found it nye impossible to get a job and without one was forced to survive on savings only. And savings only go so far. So back in UK now (Since Tuesday). Sorry to hear things didn't work out, but nice to have you bac...
by Steve M
Tue Jun 05, 2007 11:36 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: Manic Miner reviews in mags
Replies: 4
Views: 8856

Dbug wrote:I think there was quite a good review of Manic Miner in the french magazine called TILT. But unfortunately, I've no idea in which issue.
That may be useful. I'll pass on the info. thanks.

Steve M
by Steve M
Tue Jun 05, 2007 11:34 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: Manic Miner reviews in mags
Replies: 4
Views: 8856

Re: Manic Miner reviews in mags


48katmos:freeuk.com
Should be a '@' not a ':'

Steve M
by Steve M
Thu May 31, 2007 11:53 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Manic Miner reviews in mags
Replies: 2
Views: 5153

Manic Miner reviews in mags

As mentioned elsewhere a guy is looking to find which Oric mags have reviews of Manic Miner.

If you can answer please respond via newsgroup or my email
48katmos@freeuk.com

Ta

Steve M
by Steve M
Thu May 31, 2007 11:50 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: Manic Miner reviews in mags
Replies: 4
Views: 8856

Manic Miner reviews in mags

I got a question mailed to me maybe someone can help? my name is Dan and I´m from Sweden. I am a collector of Manic Miner & Jet Set Willy games.. and magazines with reviews by those wonderful games. as I belive you are the "expert" about Oric magz.. can you tell me which (if it was any) magazine had...
by Steve M
Wed Mar 21, 2007 1:20 am
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: disc drives anywhere?
Replies: 6
Views: 7658

Interface building

Well I'm a bit far from having any interfaces available. I need to source a few key parts and order numerous components as I have only about half of those needed. The Cumana interface was alleged to be the most commonly used at one point but it is essentially the same as the Microdisc. 3" disks are ...
by Steve M
Thu Mar 08, 2007 10:53 pm
Forum: Emulators
Topic: Euphoric and DosBOX
Replies: 7
Views: 9585

Re: Euphoric and DosBOX

Still on my way to try to find out the best way to get a windowed version of Euphoric, I tried DosBox . The software is actually quite simple to use, and Euphoric runs partly fine. At least I can run programs, and have access to the debugger. ) The problem I had with DOSBox was the way it looks for...
by Steve M
Sun Jan 21, 2007 3:30 am
Forum: Audio tools
Topic: New Oric Music Editor(Audio Tracker) in development
Replies: 6
Views: 13992

re: Music prog

It's looking good !

Will it have any differeant abilities to your previous editors ?

Steve M
by Steve M
Fri Jul 14, 2006 1:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Retiring from the Oric scene...
Replies: 8
Views: 9168

Retiring Fabrice

Hi, Fully understand the wish to concentrate on your own stuff. It can be exhausting trying to sort things for others and doesn't allow time for your own enjoyment. It'd be nice if you could pop in now and again. We'll miss your input greatly. Thanks for all your help in the past. regards, Steve M
by Steve M
Tue Jul 04, 2006 11:45 pm
Forum: Emulators
Topic: Sound problems with XP
Replies: 0
Views: 4051

Sound problems with XP

Has anyone else suffered from distorted sound when using Euphoric under XP ? My computer has a Soundblaster Live! card and is the same as the one I used with no problems under Win98. But now I've converted to XP I get distorted sound. I've tried pressing F1 which Twilighte recommended some time ago ...