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Creating a .

HDF / Installing WHDLoad / Copying across Kickstarts /


Copying across a Slave / Setting up S/Startup-Sequence

Items required:
a) Workbench v3.1 rev 40.42 (1994)(Commodore)(M10)(Disk 2 of 6)(Workbench)[!].adf
b) Directory Opus v4.12CU (1994)(GPSoftware).adf
c) CygnusEd Professional v4.2 (1997)(ASDG)[WB].adf
d) Latest WHDLoad from "http://whdload.de/whdload/WHDLoad_18.2_usr.lzx".
e) Kickstarts & associated files (attached to e-mail "Kickstarts.lzx").
f) Pre-setup WHDLoad packages; grab from the EAB File Server --> "Commodore_Amiga"
--> "Retroplay" --> "WHDLoad_Updates".

Procedure:
1) Set an "A1200 - 2MB Chip & 4MB Fast RAM" configuration.
2) Work out a good size and then create a new .HDF file from under "CD & Hard drives" --
> "Add Hardfile…".
3) Under "Floppy drives", insert the disk "Workbench v3.1 rev 40.42
(1994)(Commodore)(M10)(Disk 2 of 6)(Workbench)[!].adf" into "DF0:" and select "Start".
4) Once Workbench has loaded, double-click the "Workbench3.1" disk icon --> "System" --
> "Format".
5) Select "DH0", set a "Volume Name" of "System", untick "Put Trashcan", tick "Fast File
System" and then select "Format".
6) Bring up WinUAE's GUI i.e <F12>.
7) Under "CD & Hard drives" select "Add Directory or Archive…" --> "Select Archive or
Plain File".
8) Navigate to where you saved the WHDLoad game that you want to install and double-
click e.g. "Aladdin_v1.6_AGA_0420.lha".
9) Select "Add Directory or Archive…" --> "Select Archive or Plain File".
10) Navigate to where you saved the "WHDLoad_18.2_usr.lzx" file and double-click.
11) Select "Add Directory or Archive…" --> "Select Archive or Plain File".
12) Navigate to where you saved the "Kickstarts.lzx" file and double-click.
13) Under "Floppy drives", remove "Workbench v3.1 rev 40.42
(1994)(Commodore)(M10)(Disk 2 of 6)(Workbench)[!].adf" from "DF0:" and insert
"Directory Opus v4.12CU (1994)(GPSoftware).adf".
14) Reset WinUAE.
15) Once Directory Opus has loaded, on the left-side type "DH0:".
16) Create 2 new directories; "C" and "S".
17) Delete "C.info" and "S.info" and then double-click "C".
18) On the right-side type "DH2:", double-click "WHDLoad" --> "C".
19) Select "WHDLoad" and then click "Copy".
20) On the left-side go back to the root of "DH0:".
21) On the right-side type "DH3:".
22) Select all and then click "Copy" e.g. "Devs".
23) On the right-side select "DH1:".
24) Select all and then click "Copy" e.g. "AladdinAGA" & "AladdinAGA.info".
25) On the left-side double-click the game directory e.g "AladdinAGA" and note down the
"slave" file name i.e. "AladdinAGA.Slave".
26) Bring up WinUAE's GUI i.e <F12>.
27) Under "Floppy drives", remove "Directory Opus v4.12CU (1994)(GPSoftware).adf" from
"DF0:" and insert "Workbench v3.1 rev 40.42 (1994)(Commodore)(M10)(Disk 2 of
6)(Workbench)[!].adf".
28) Insert "CygnusEd Professional v4.2 (1997)(ASDG)[WB].adf" into "DF1:".
29) Under "CD & Hard drives" remove "DH3:" + "DH2:" + "DH1:" and reset WinUAE.
30) Once Workbench 3.1 has loaded, double-click the "CygnusED_Pro_4" disk icon -->
"CygnusED" --> "ED".
31) Type in the following (I'm using AladdinAGA as the example):

CD AladdinAGA
WHDLoad AladdinAGA.slave Preload

32) Save this as "Startup-Sequence" in "DH0:S".


33) Bring up WinUAE's GUI i.e <F12>.
34) Under "Floppy drives", remove all floppy disks and reset WinUAE.