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by HexTank
Wed Jan 10, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Cannot edit older posts.
Replies: 44
Views: 1717

Re: Cannot edit older posts.

What the general consensus on this? I’m okay with the two-hour limbo, but I think special dispensation should be given (or at least considered) for making corrections to code snippets and—if appropriate—to the posts therein. Why can't you just add another post with fixes? Or just link to a blog pos...
by HexTank
Thu Dec 28, 2017 1:24 am
Forum: Programming
Topic: Walking on steep platforms
Replies: 9
Views: 457

Re: Walking on steep platforms

Yep, as already said. Normal way is to have tile meta data with heights on X.
by HexTank
Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Disney now co-own the ZX Spectrum. Seriously.
Replies: 13
Views: 708

Re: Disney now co-own the ZX Spectrum. Seriously.

Seriously, who gives a crap? If it means no more giving away the zx spectrum brand willy nilly, I'm all for it. As for game IPs, yeah, not much really, the only real downfall will be refusal of distributing roms, but, meh. I'll be suprised if anything changes, it'll just be baggage that I'm sure is ...
by HexTank
Wed Dec 06, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Forum ranks poll
Replies: 55
Views: 2328

Re: Forum ranks poll

That happened last Friday. :lol:
by HexTank
Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Forum ranks poll
Replies: 55
Views: 2328

Re: Forum ranks poll

Still level pegging? Is there a minimum percentage for it not to be level pegging?
by HexTank
Fri Dec 01, 2017 12:10 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: Short beeper routines in assembly
Replies: 15
Views: 867

Re: Short beeper routines in assembly

Well, it would inolve noise, so try a few RNGs with some adsr for amplitude.
by HexTank
Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Bintracker - New Beeper Music Editor
Replies: 10
Views: 633

Re: Bintracker - New Beeper Music Editor

Modern PCs have many threads for UI, having one deal with the playback is a non-issue, if emulators don't exahust much CPU, sound alone is neither here or there, of course, it's easier not to but nonetheless. The issues with GoatTracker wasn't one of instrument or the layout being an issue, normal m...