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 "Laterna Magica" © 1991 Surprise! Productions.
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 0.5 MB ChipMem (+0.9 MB for preload).
It can be quit by pressing F10 (key can be changed with Tooltype "QuitKey=").
- Full load from HD
- OS stuff patched (DoIO)
- Self-modifying code fixed
- Interrupts fixed
- Bplcon0 color bit fixes (x15)
- DMA and interrupt settings fixed
- All decrunchers (ByteKiller) relocated and error check added
- Source code included
- NewIcon (created by me)
- Quit option that works on 68000 machines (default key is 'F10')
J.O.E. himself mentioned today that this slideshow crashed on his A1200 after
Danny asked if he had shown this demo to his colleagues at work which
made me remember that I always wanted to create a patch for it and hence
started ASM-Pro and had everything finished after about an hour of not
too hard work. Code is pretty good, except for a bit of SMC and some
BPLCON0 color bit fixes not much had to be fixed. I have relocated all
ByteKiller decrunchers and added an error check, if decrunching fails WHDLoad
will quit with an appropriate error message.
Enjoy the demo from HD, special greetings to J.O.E. and Danny (without Danny
asking I wouldn't have remembered that I wanted to create a patch this
Greetings to all in Scarab and Scoopex, the WHDLoad team, PMC,
Musashi5150, Skan, Slummy, Loaderror, Frequent, Wayne Kerr, Mr.Spiv,
Alpha One, CFou!, Paradroid, Audiomonster, Vention, Slammer
Axis, Tim, Triace, Britelite, Buzzer and all the other usual suspects. :)
Special greetings to all Golf MK1 fans worldwide and all classic
car owners/drivers. :)
Extra greetings to the usual suspects on #amigascne and #amycoders, see
you all at Revision 2019! :)
version 1.00 (19.08.2018) done by StingRay:
- initial release
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: