Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Marcel Kilgus via Ql-Users
Wolfgang Lenerz via Ql-Users wrote: > I've released a new driver for QL-SD that uses standard qxl.win drives > instead of Qubide ones. I've been beta testing this for a few weeks and it's a dream come true. Finally a reliable way to exchange lots of data between my QPC and the QL :-) I have

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread pgraf--- via Ql-Users
Hi Wolfgang, > I've released a new driver for QL-SD that uses standard qxl.win drives > instead of Qubide ones. Congratulations! Great work! Just in case it is not obvious for everybody: This makes cards directly interchangeable between QL-SD and Q68. (If the same image name is used.) > It's

[Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Wolfgang Lenerz via Ql-Users
Hi all, I've released a new driver for QL-SD that uses standard qxl.win drives instead of Qubide ones. It's for Minerva only, though. You can download it from www.wlenerz.com/QLSD Have fun. Wolfgang ___ QL-Users Mailing List

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Wolfgang Lenerz via Ql-Users
Hi, > What is expected to happen if SMSQ/E is loaded on a > GoldCard/Minerva/QL-SD system with this driver at $C000 in ROM? The driver is expected to work as well as it can with GoldCard, i.e. probably not at all. Your comment below says it all! > Remark: This new driver can not be expected to

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Fabrizio Diversi via Ql-Users
Hi, really great news ! Thanks!! BTW , I have installed the QL-SD hardware in one of my QLs and it works well with GoldCard, although no way to have it working with the SGC . I am looking forward to buy another QL-SD adapter but I am not able to find it anywhere on the net. Fabrizio On

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Wolf via Ql-Users
Hi Per, done, re-upped with the keys. BTW, I forgot to add that the driver is for v. 0.82 of the interface. If you have v. 0.75, please holler!! Wolfgang On 22/01/2018 17:08, pjwitte via Ql-Users wrote: On 22/01/2018 10:41, Wolfgang Lenerz via Ql-Users wrote: Nice one, Wolfgang :) The

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Graeme Gregory via Ql-Users
On Mon, 22 Jan 2018, at 9:41 AM, Wolfgang Lenerz via Ql-Users wrote: > Hi all, > > I've released a new driver for QL-SD that uses standard qxl.win drives > instead of Qubide ones. > > It's for Minerva only, though. > > You can download it from www.wlenerz.com/QLSD > And the next trick make

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Dave Park via Ql-Users
Does this new driver support QL-SD with two SD cards? On Mon, Jan 22, 2018 at 8:37 AM, Alain HAOUI via Ql-Users < ql-users@lists.q-v-d.com> wrote: > Hi all, > Actually I am on the way to achieve a new browser (only browser now) for > all ql platforms and emulators which can deal with qubide or

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread pgraf--- via Ql-Users
On 22 Jan 2018 at 15:21, Wolf via Ql-Users wrote: > > If only we could find another builder/supplier of the SD interface... :-) > > Hopefully one that could work reliably with GC/SGC! That would be nice. The QL-SD hardware is open source, everyone is invited to improve it toward GC/SGC

Re: [Ql-Users] Char_Select problem

2018-01-22 Thread Giorgio Garabello via Ql-Users
We will have to start paying overtime to Marcel :-D Mail priva di virus. www.avast.com

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread pjwitte via Ql-Users
On 22/01/2018 10:41, Wolfgang Lenerz via Ql-Users wrote: Nice one, Wolfgang :) The sources state: include 'DEV1_q68_qlsd_keys', but I cant find the file anywhere.. Per Hi all, I've released a new driver for QL-SD that uses standard qxl.win drives instead of Qubide ones. It's for Minerva

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread pgraf--- via Ql-Users
Marcel Kilgus via Ql-Users wrote: > As I've understood your chip is 3.3V and the lines (or GND) is too > noisy so that logic level 0 could be interpreted as 1 before the lines > settle Yes this is one of the aspects, but it's not a 3.3V versus 5V issue. (The relevant logic levels are the same.)

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Tobias Fröschle via Ql-Users
Marcel, that Schmidt-trigger is already there. Nice little SMD bug under the socket that sits in the ROMOEH line. Apparently, it doesn't help. I have mixed experiences with GoldCards - One doesn't work at all, the other one (at least in one specific QL) rather well for days together with a

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Wolf via Ql-Users
Hi, Does this new driver support QL-SD with two SD cards? No, not as it is now. I was under the impression that a QL-SD with two SD cards practically doesn't exist. If necessary, I could extend the driver to take care of that. Wolfgang On Mon, Jan 22, 2018 at 8:37 AM, Alain HAOUI via

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Marcel Kilgus via Ql-Users
pgraf--- via Ql-Users wrote: > Remark: This new driver can not be expected to resolve the signal > quality issue between (Super)GoldCard and QL-SD. This remains a > hardware problem. One beta release ALMOST worked with my Gold Card, it could read a directory half-way before outputting garbage.

Re: [Ql-Users] Char_Select problem

2018-01-22 Thread Wolf via Ql-Users
Hi, yes, same here (in QL Mode 4 colours). Wolfgang On 22/01/2018 14:20, Giorgio Garabello via Ql-Users wrote: Hi all, I found an error in the char_select menu of the extension 8.04 menu The INK color of the character table remains black regardless of the palette used. Can you check if it

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Martyn Hill via Ql-Users
Hi WL This is BRILLIANT - thank you so much for taking the initiative! From reading the PDF, it also appears to bring the possibility of mapping multiple WIN drives (1..8) to distinct container files simultaneously, which - as far as I was aware - could not be achieved before with the

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Marcel Kilgus via Ql-Users
Martyn Hill via Ql-Users wrote: > Do we have any understanding of the QL (Minerva) memory utilisation of > WIN as compared to SDC? I'm thinking about the need with the SDC driver > to keep container file-size small in order not to consume QL memory too > aggressively for its (equivalent of)

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-SD new driver

2018-01-22 Thread Alain HAOUI via Ql-Users
Hi all, Actually I am on the way to achieve a new browser (only browser now) for all ql platforms and emulators which can deal with qubide or qlwa/qwa multipartitioned devices or disk raw images, data cdrom or iso 9660 cd images and qxl.win containers in any device or image. It needs tk2, PE

[Ql-Users] Char_Select problem

2018-01-22 Thread Giorgio Garabello via Ql-Users
Hi all, I found an error in the char_select menu of the extension 8.04 menu The INK color of the character table remains black regardless of the palette used. Can you check if it happens to you too? Giorgio