A new update of Malcolm Lear’s PCB Design program is available to download free of charge from my website, at http://www.dilwyn.me.uk/graphics/index.html or http://www.greybeardz.com/graphics/index.html. The previous version available from my site was v7.52, so here’s a list of changes since then: 7.53 Fixed bug in editing mode logic, present since version 7.51. Rem’d out development code. […]
My Launchpad program launcher software is now available to download and use free of charge. Available as version 1 for systems with pointer environment but no Window Manager 2 and a version 2 for WMAN2 systems. There is an information page at http://www.dilwyn.me.uk/gen/launchpad/launchpad.html. Follow the link from that page to the Launchpad Downloads page.
Some of the Sinclair QL titles formerly sold by Pyramide are now available as Freeware, thanks to permission from Daniel Purlich. I am grateful to Rich Mellor for contacting Daniel and securing his permission to release these programs. So far, I have added QL Peintre (an art program), Troll (adventure game), Graphic Toolkit (graphics programming […]
Martin Head has sent me update files for his MDI and FDI drivers, which are now available to download from http://www.dilwyn.me.uk/utils/index.html The updates include MDV driver v1.04, FDI driver v1.03 and a new ROM image (xDIRom) which is a ROM image with both the Microdrive and Floppy drivers combined. The drivers are now ROMable, and […]
Wolfgang Lenerz has released two new (and free!) QL games in the last few weeks. SoQLoban is a version of Sokoban for the QL. Sokoban is a type of transport puzzle game, in which the player plays the part of a warehouse keeper and pushes boxes or crates around in a warehouse, trying to get […]
There has been some discussion on QL Forum lately about the merits of preserving QL software for the future. I’ve heard arguments ranging from the “publish and be damned” to “don’t even think about it until you get permission to release it”. A case in point arose in the last few days. Rich Mellor has been […]