Showing posts from February, 2017

Emotion media player on X1000

It is nice to be blogging again! Thanks all for your patience. I am getting better slowly, although not entirely fixed up yet.

Today though I wanted to take a look at the recently released Emotion media player for AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition on my AmigaOne X1000.

This is a commercial product, written by EntwicklerX, the guys behind a number of AmigaOS 4.1 games like Swamp Defense 1 & 2, M.A.C.E, and many others I have looked at on this very blog over the years!

It is available to purchase via the AMIStore app for AmigaOS4.1.

AMIStore includes a good overview of the features, and there are many:

This player differs from the existing free MPlayer for AmigaOS 4.1 by it's use of FFMpeg for playback, a minimalist simple interface for navigation and simple configuration options which are easy to set and use.

As you can see, the interface is minimalist but includes the important controls you normally need:

Cranking up a few videos, I can run in parallel and still running smoothly:

The …

A temporary pause in the blog

Hi All,

My sincere apologies about the lack of blog entries in 2017.

Unfortunately I now have to pause the blog for a bit while I am dealing with some personal medical issues. It is taking more time than I thought to find the source of the problems through multiple tests and it is still ongoing.

I have to prioritise my health!
I aim to be back on deck as soon as possible. I have a big backlog of stuff to play with when I do - so I aim to make up for it then!

Thanks for your patience.