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by Amah
Tue Oct 11, 2016 1:34 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 4882
Views: 545609

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Yes, over to you Spud42.

btw. The rest of his crew was Ken Borden, Cora Miles, Maggie Robbins, Ludger Brink. Just replayed it
by Amah
Thu Oct 06, 2016 5:00 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: How to Save the Princess in 8 Programming Languages
Replies: 9
Views: 4083

Re: How to Save the Princess in 8 Programming Languages

:-D Had to laugh about LISP... Had to code OO in Scheme though.

Pascal was nice. But I always loved digging into 6502 and m68k assembler code. :-)
by Amah
Tue Oct 04, 2016 1:35 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 4882
Views: 545609

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

why, thanks! <Looking for hammer, saw and drill>

Don't know... probl. too easy, but I have to find some rum, a pineapple to make a pina colada ;-)


Who was on board of the shuttle Atlantis to plant explosives on the surface of Attila to divert it into a stable orbit around Earth?
by Amah
Tue Oct 04, 2016 5:09 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 4882
Views: 545609

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

ok, have to admit "LMGoogleTFY" was my friend... Miranda Hart -> Miranda class?
by Amah
Mon Oct 03, 2016 5:44 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 4882
Views: 545609

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Name: USS Reliant in Wrath of Khan?
Class: no idea (beside constituition the only one I ever heard of was constellation class???)
by Amah
Sun Sep 04, 2016 1:29 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself.
Replies: 1052
Views: 267750

Re: Introduce Yourself.

don't know if it helps, but on my old Desktop it helped to reduce the screen depth to 16bit to gain some more fps.
by Amah
Fri Sep 02, 2016 9:47 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself.
Replies: 1052
Views: 267750

Re: Introduce Yourself.

<low spec machine derailment> thanks svengali for the interesting hint on the hidden setting. However I set it to 30fps like adviced and things now got jerky on my machine. (btw. my .Gnustepdefaults was in XML rather than in Openstep syntax). It is interesting concerning battery consumption though. ...
by Amah
Fri Sep 02, 2016 7:29 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself.
Replies: 1052
Views: 267750

Re: Introduce Yourself.

Hello Mr. Puds, also playing on an old dell notebook with humble intel gfx so I'm one the same boat, I have to be careful what to install and what not. Try Cody's advice reduce the graphic details first one step to normal detail and if to no avail another step down to reduced detail. You will loose ...
by Amah
Sat Aug 27, 2016 6:15 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself.
Replies: 1052
Views: 267750

Re: Introduce Yourself.

Ahoi there, spacer! May your laser canon always trigger faster than your opponent...
by Amah
Fri Aug 26, 2016 7:53 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Recomended OXPs?
Replies: 10
Views: 5655

Re: Recomended OXPs?

What the others said. Eye candy like povray planets and so on should be save to use without altering the taste of the vanilla game. However, you said you came here from pioneer, one oxp that does alter the original game behaviour a lot but which might be something for you is phkb's ship configuratio...
by Amah
Wed Aug 03, 2016 7:46 am
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: [Release] Staer9's Shipset
Replies: 206
Views: 68276

Re: [Release] Staer9's Shipset

the orginal shadered version is irc maintained by spara. I keep an eye on the set without shader effects.
by Amah
Fri Jul 22, 2016 5:04 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: v1.84 release
Replies: 31
Views: 10794

Re: v1.84 release

Kudos to the devs! Thanks for all the efforts.
by Amah
Wed Jul 20, 2016 8:15 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Quote of the week!
Replies: 606
Views: 203658

Re: Quote of the week!

Even though it goes up and down the media these days I still have to grin listening to Mrs Trump being rickroll'd as well:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9KtzdP7mR-4
by Amah
Mon Jul 11, 2016 8:21 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Brexit vote, the zombie apocalypse and other fallout.
Replies: 341
Views: 100949

Re: Brexit vote, the zombie apocalypse and other fallout.

Meanwhile, in the Labour Party, leadership challenger (because that's what you do when your political opponents are in disarray: tear yourselves apart) Angie the Eagle seems to have adopted the campaign slogan "Argh": http://i1248.photobucket.com/albums/hh492/dd15br/1200x-1_zpsf5cg2ae4.jpg https://...
by Amah
Sun Jul 10, 2016 6:38 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Brexit vote, the zombie apocalypse and other fallout.
Replies: 341
Views: 100949

Re: Brexit vote, the zombie apocalypse and other fallout.

Smivs wrote:And it's the Euros final tonight........ <he sighs wistfully at what might have been>
<sighs> Aye...