P96 V3.1.0 released

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  • The new version of P96 is now available for download to all existing and new customers - just re-download the file from the order history of your user account.


    This version keeps the Amiga-chipset active, even if the focus is on an RTG screen. This gives the appearance of a multi-monitor system, although it is not possible to move windows from one screen to another, like you may know it from more modern systems. To keep the Amiga-screen active, please set tooltype "DISPLAYCHAIN" to "No".


    The Pixel64 driver has been fixed: Older drivers from "random" sources of the internet didn't reserve enough memory for sprites, trashing the mouse pointer, This corrected driver now uses the ateobus.library if it's present - but the driver will also work without this library.


    The CV643D driver has been completely overhauled. This fixes display artefacts in high resolutions, enables all modes in Z-II mode, enables again a 24-bit BGR mode (though no screen dragging there), includes support for a new(!) planar mode, fixes the line drawer, the memory window support, border blanking, allows chip interrupts also in Zorro-II mode and many many other issues. See the history for a complete list of changes (open "spoiler").


    This new version contains a slightly reworked CVIsionPPC driver that fixes minor clipping issues of its accelerated line drawer.


    Development does not stop here! We're planning to include the GBAPII++ driver into the archive, and make palette switching possible for ZZ9000 owners. Unfortunately, both programmers were not ready in time for this release.

  • You can select any graphics card, it really doesnt matter. Just delete it after installation process is finished. The needed monitor driver comes with the SAGA package.


    I just selected the update option in the installer.