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Title: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: AMIGASYSTEM on May 20, 2021, 12:58:24 PM
On archives.aros "Uploads" there are two games "Runaway" and "FireAttack" that can never work on AROS x86 because the library "hurl.hwp" does not exist for AROS x86, i will try to inform the author  :(
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: terminills on May 21, 2021, 01:46:37 PM
Edit:  Edit: You could ask Andreas if either he'd be interesting in building an AROS version or if He'd give someone access to the source.
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: origami on May 21, 2021, 03:30:56 PM
It never hurts to ask but  tbh i don't think that will happen (soon). Have you seen what the library hurl has to offer ? There are too much dependencies that are either not available for AROS or are available but require a custom implementation so that sources are 'compatible' to the "other" platforms. Otherwise Andreas would most probably already had done so already.
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: AMIGASYSTEM on May 21, 2021, 03:42:13 PM
Thanks terminills and thanks origami, I sent an email to Andreas (I hope I didn't send the wrong address email)

Yes you will probably need more, on OS3 the mentioned games work fine and do not require the "hurl.hwp" library probably "hurl.hwp" is built into the executable, I tried disabling the physical library the Libs and the games started without problems.
 
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: AMIGASYSTEM on May 21, 2021, 05:58:51 PM
Edit:  Edit: You could ask Andreas if either he'd be interesting in building an AROS version or if He'd give someone access to the source.

Andreas has responded to my E-Mail confirming my report, these are his words:

it's not possible to port hURL to AROS because AROS currently doesn't have AmiSSL, which is required by hURL. As
soon as that is available, I can provide hURL for AROS as well.


Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: 4pLaY on May 24, 2021, 12:22:56 AM
On archives.aros "Uploads" there are two games "Runaway" and "FireAttack" that can never work on AROS x86 because the library "hurl.hwp" does not exist for AROS x86, i will try to inform the author  :(

Both files have been removed from Archives.
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: AMIGASYSTEM on May 24, 2021, 12:50:51 AM
Thanks 4pLaY, but for the same reasons you should remove "donkeykong_net" from the archives as well.
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: 4pLaY on May 24, 2021, 04:21:43 PM
Thanks 4pLaY, but for the same reasons you should remove "donkeykong_net" from the archives as well.

Done
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: AMIGASYSTEM on September 01, 2021, 09:20:56 AM
New custom class versions for AROS are available on Aminet:

MCC_BetterString-11.36
MCC_NList-0.128
MCC_TextEditor-15.56
MCC_TheBar-26.22

https://aminet.net/recent
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: AMIGASYSTEM on September 05, 2021, 11:39:39 AM
The archive "simplemail-0.37-aros-i386.tar.bz2" uploaded to archives.aros-exec.org is corrupted, moreover it is an old version, for AROS there is a newer version.
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: salvo on September 05, 2021, 12:29:52 PM
only one file is corrupt, but the program for me works fine
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: AMIGASYSTEM on September 05, 2021, 12:34:28 PM
No folders and files are missing, but as said is an old version 3.7, there is a newer version v4.3
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: salvo on September 05, 2021, 12:37:41 PM
i used rnoarchive but the new version where is?
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: salvo on September 05, 2021, 12:47:46 PM
 :-\
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: AMIGASYSTEM on September 05, 2021, 07:01:26 PM
I don't know where it's possible to find the official SimpleMail v0.43 archive, but it's present on DVD of IcarOS v2.30.
Title: Re: archives.aros: Games that can't work on Aros
Post by: salvo on September 07, 2021, 03:17:17 AM
ok uploading on archives the version 0.43 ;D