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The Best of Grubi (Brainstorm)

download the install packageBrainstorm_TheBestOfGrubi.lha
created at2011-12-26
size of install package21596 Bytes
Author/Contact
(use it to report problems with that install)
StingRay
BitWorld7323
Pout9141
download images for that installftp.amigascne.org


 THIS PACKAGE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR
 IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO USE, RESULTS AND
 PERFORMANCE OF THE PACKAGE IS ASSUMED BY YOU AND IF THE PACKAGE SHOULD PROVE
 TO BE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING,
 REPAIR OR OTHER REMEDIATION.
 UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, CAN THE AUTHOR BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE
 CAUSED IN ANY USUAL, SPECIAL, OR ACCIDENTAL WAY, ALSO IF THE OWNER OR A THIRD
 PARTY HAS BEEN POINTED AT SUCH POSSIBILITIES OF DAMAGE.

 This install applies to "The Best of Grubi"  1991 Brainstorm.

 Requirements:
 -------------
 This install requires WHDLoad and DIC to be in the path.
 These programs can be found in the WHDLoad package.
 To install from a different drive than DF0: select installation mode Expert.

 The installed demo requires 512k ChipMem (+880k for Preload). 
 It can be quit by pressing F10 (key can be changed with Tooltype "QuitKey=").


 Features:
 ---------
 - Full load from HD
 - DMA wait in replayer fixed (x2)
 - Byte write to AudXVol in replayer fixed (x1)
 - Keyboard handler added
 - Interrupt problems fixed
 - CUSTOM1 tooltype can be used to enable hidden parts (see below)
 - Possibility to choose tunes with F-keys (F1-F6) added
 - NewIcon  (created by me, if you have better icons freel free to send them)
 - Source included
 - Quit option that works on 68000 machines (default key is 'F10')
 
 Merry Christmas everyone!
 
 While waiting for Santa Claus :) I created a patch for this very
 nice music disk released by Brainstorm back in 1991. Not much to say,
 the code is rather clean (well, the little code that is there) so
 patching the demo wasn't hard. There were some bugs and problems though.
 Some self-modifiying code was used to disable a jmp in the DEFJAM
 decruncher, at least that was the coder's intention. However, he used
 a completely wrong offset so instead of modifying code in the decruncher
 he trashed crunched data. It's actually quite a miracle that the code was
 still decrunched correctly.
 The code also relied on correct DMA/interrupt settings from the OS,
 needless to say, that had to be fixed too.


 I have added the possibility to choose the tunes with F1-F6, that
 way you don't have to use the mouse. You can of course still use
 the mouse to select the tunes too.

 There are 2 hidden parts, you can enable them with the CUSTOM1 tooltype,
 CUSTOM1=1 enables the first hidden part and I guess you can figure
 out how to enable the 2nd hidden part on your own. :)
 Try to find the hidden part yourself, it's not very hard. You won't miss
 much if you can't find them anyway.
 

 You can download the music disk here:
 ftp://ftp.amigascne.org/pub/amiga/Groups/B/Brainstorm/BRS-BestOfGrubi.dms
 Enjoy the tunes!

 Merry Christmas,
 Sting, 24-Dec-2011.



 Greetings to all in Scarab and Scoopex, the WHDLoad team, PMC,
 Musashi5150, Wayne Kerr, Mr.Spiv and all the other usual suspects. :)
 Special greetings to Axel/Brainstorm, I guess you like this one. :)
 Extra greetings to the usual suspects on #amigascne, see you all at
 Revision 2012! :)



 History:
 --------
 version 1.01 (25.12.11) done by StingRay:
 - just a maintenance release, download link for the disk image in 
   the readme corrected

 version 1.0 (24.12.11) done by StingRay:
 - initial release
 - source code included


 Contact:
 --------
 If you have problems with this installation please try and get a newer
 version of this package from the WHDLoad WWW-Page. If that doesn't help try
 some Tooltypes like NOCACHE, NOAUTOVEC, EXPCHIP, NOMMU, PAL or NTSC. If
 that also fails, please inform the author via the Bug-Report-Form which
 can be accessed on the WHDLoad WWW-Page.

 For the full WHDLoad package, other installs and updates refer to:
	http://www.whdload.de/
 or	aminet:dev/misc/whdload#?
 and	aminet:game/patch/

Icons contained in install package

WHDLoad Slave information
TheBestOfGrubi.slave - 24.12.1980 13:50:04 - 1000 bytes
required WHDLoad version10
flagsNoError EmulTrap
required Chip Memory512 KiB ($80000)
Expansion Memory0 KiB
info nameThe Best of Grubi
info copy1991 Brainstorm
info installinstalled by StingRay/[S]carab^Scoopex
Version 1.00 (24.12.2011)

Install Archive Content Listing
UnpackedLvlMethodPackedOSDate/TimeName
15840lh510472008-08-31 15:57:30TheBestOfGrubi_Install.info
296560lh576591980-12-17 12:11:40TheBestOfGrubi_Install\Install
7170lh53591980-12-24 13:53:08TheBestOfGrubi_Install\Install.info
38830lh520611980-12-25 18:25:26TheBestOfGrubi_Install\ReadMe
19900lh513102000-09-11 00:37:22TheBestOfGrubi_Install\ReadMe.info
75820lh527071980-12-24 13:49:48TheBestOfGrubi_Install\Source\BestOfGrubi_WHD.s
166060lh551921980-12-24 14:04:00TheBestOfGrubi_Install\TheBestOfGrubi.newicon
10000lh57781980-12-24 13:50:04TheBestOfGrubi_Install\TheBestOfGrubi.slave

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