#uwadv@irc.freenode.net logs for 20 Aug 2003 (GMT)

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[16:48:30] <mitz> wjp
[16:48:31] <mitz> hello
[17:00:50] <wjp> hi
[17:14:47] <mitz> =)
[17:15:04] <mitz> r u still improving uwadvance ?
[17:22:56] <mitz> wjp
[17:28:02] <mitz> *uwadventures :>
[17:30:43] <wjp> not me personally
[17:31:21] <mitz> is any1 doing it ?
[17:31:32] <wjp> yeah :-)
[17:31:48] <mitz> its been a while since last update
[17:32:00] <wjp> vividos took a bit of a break during the summer but he started again this weekend
[17:32:06] <mitz> okay :)
[17:32:30] <mitz> u know how to create an ultima boot disk on xp ?
[17:32:48] <wjp> no, sorry
[17:32:51] <mitz> ok
[17:33:05] <mitz> i made one but i xp doesnt have the file emm386
[17:34:26] <mitz> dosbox is slow :(
[17:34:39] <wjp> just a bit :-)
[17:34:42] <mitz> u know when next update will come ?
[17:34:43] <mitz> hehe
[17:34:49] <wjp> doesn't uw1 run in xp?
[17:34:54] <mitz> no :/
[17:34:57] <wjp> no, you'd have to ask vividos
[17:35:03] <mitz> can i email him ?
[17:35:21] <wjp> I think there's a contact address on the uwadv homepage somewhere
[17:35:30] <mitz> nice :)
[17:43:13] <mitz> wjp
[17:43:24] <mitz> u know if vividos joins this channel often ?
[17:43:38] <wjp> not recently
[17:43:40] <mitz> ok
[17:43:59] <wjp> but he used to be in here daily
[17:44:20] <mitz> okay
[17:44:38] <mitz> u know if its much work left to do be4 the game is complete `?
[17:45:10] <wjp> quite a lot, yes :-)
[17:45:26] <mitz> hehe :)
[17:45:55] <mitz> personally I only play quake 3 but recently i felt an urge of playing old uw 1 and 2 :)
[17:46:25] * wjp has hardly played any games recently
[17:47:06] <wjp> replayed Fallout 1 and 2 a while back; replaying Planescape: Torment currently
[17:47:16] <mitz> okay
[17:47:47] <mitz> is dosbox being updated recently ?
[17:47:55] <wjp> yeah, quite often
[17:48:00] <mitz> nice
[17:48:12] <mitz> so hopefully it will get faster ?
[17:48:36] <wjp> I wouldn't count on it :-)
[17:48:44] <mitz> heh
[17:48:50] <wjp> it's a lot of work to emulate a full pc
[17:48:56] <mitz> yupp
[17:50:00] <mitz> i've got another computer here with win 98 but the floppy on the motherboard is sort of broken :(
[17:50:27] <wjp> uw1 plays fine in win98
[17:50:37] <mitz> so i dont need a bootdisk ?
[17:50:42] <wjp> no
[17:50:47] <mitz> cool... thx :D
[17:50:57] <wjp> you might need a small patch but I'm not sure
[17:51:01] <mitz> ok
[17:51:27] <mitz> whats this "inventory fix patch" ?
[17:51:30] <mitz> is it necessary _?
[17:51:42] <wjp> if you have a really old version of uw1, yes
[17:51:48] <mitz> ok
[17:51:53] <mitz> guess ill update :>
[17:52:00] <wjp> it fixes some issues with the inventory, as you might've guessed :-)
[17:52:06] <mitz> u've played arx fatalis???
[17:52:06] <mitz> hehe
[17:52:09] <wjp> no
[17:52:19] <mitz> its quite like uw... if u havent heard :>
[18:00:07] <mitz> win98 i complaining about ems.... r u really sure that i dont need a boot disk ?
[18:02:29] <wjp> hm, I'm fairly sure it used to work here
[18:03:19] <mitz> ok
[18:04:43] <mitz> u know vividos IRL ?
[18:05:57] <wjp> no
[18:05:59] <mitz> ok
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