Monthly Archives: July 2011

Update: AmigaKit confirms FastATA 1200 MK-IV and Mediators NOW in Stock!

AmigaKit has confirmed in a post on Amiga.org that the new FastATA 1200 MK-IV and also Elbox Mediator 1200TX and 1200 LT4 PCI busboards, compatible with AmigaOS 4.1 Classic are IN STOCK. Head on over to AmigaKit.com to check out the … Continue reading

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Small Update to AmigaOS 4.1 Classic FAQ now available

  I have made some small updates to the Classic FAQ – namely added question 4.6 and fixed some typos.  Head on over to the Hyperion Forums in Platform: Classic to download the updated FAQ.  

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SCSI and USB hard drive tests, AmigaOS 4.1 Classic

Here is a quick test of hard disk transfer rates using scsispeed 4.2 (AmigaOS 3.9) and 4.3 (AmigaOS 4.1 Classic).  All tests done on the same machine. Under AmigaOS 3.9 TLSFMem was enabled along with the MAPROM feature of the … Continue reading

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Ethernet Adapter Speeds, AmigaOS 3.9 and AmigaOS 4.1 Classic

I did some testing on the available Ethernet adapters for AmigaOS 4.1 and compared them against AmigaOS 3.9.  Read below for the test results! Hardware Setup Amiga Technologies A4000T phase 5 Cyberstorm PPC with 233MHz 604e and 50MHz 68060 128MB … Continue reading

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AmigaKit announces pending availability of the FastATA 1200 MK-IV!

  AmigaKit has announced pending availablility of the FastATA 1200 MK-IV IDE adapter for Amiga 1200 users. “FastATA 1200 is the most advanced IDE interface for the Amiga 1200 computer, providing up to PIO-5 performance and LBA 48-bit compatibility. Continuing … Continue reading

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PDF version of Poseidon article available

  Just a short note, a PDF version of the article “Optimizing Poseidon for AmigaOS 4.1 Classic” is now available.  Head on over to the article here, or download the PDF directly here: Optimizing Poseidon for AmigaOS 4.1 Classic in PDF … Continue reading

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