Prepare Amiga OS and Kickstart - henrikstengaard/hstwb-installer Wiki

To automate installation of Amiga OS and Kickstart roms HstWB Installer requires files are copied to amigaos and kickstart directory.

Copy Amiga OS files

Copy Amiga OS files with following steps:

  1. Automatically using Cloanto Amiga Forever:
    • Cloanto Amiga Forever contains Amiga OS 3.1 adf files and Kickstart 3.1 rom for A1200 and kickstart roms for running WHDLoad!
    1. Insert Cloanto Amiga Forever cd/dvd-rom or mount iso.
    2. Windows: Double-click "hstwb_image_setup.cmd" in Windows Explorer.
    3. macOS: Double-click "hstwb_image_setup.command" in macOS Finder.
    4. Ubuntu: Double-click "HstWB Image Setup" in Ubuntu Files.
    5. Linux: Type "./hstwb_image_setup.sh" and press enter in terminal.
  2. Manually:
    • For optimal Amiga OS installation, don't copy files for all Amiga OS'es. Only copy files for one Amiga OS to install!

    • Amiga OS 3.9:

      • See Amiga OS 3.9 files for Amiga OS 3.9 files to copy.
      • Copy Amiga OS 3.9 iso and Boing Bag update lha files to amigaos, amiga-os-3.9 directory for Amiga OS 3.9 installation. Amiga OS 3.9 iso file must have filename AmigaOS3.9.iso.
      • Optionally copy Amiga OS 3.9 Boing Bag 1 update lha file to amigaos, amiga-os-3.9 directory for Amiga OS 3.9 Boing Bag 1 update installation together with Amiga OS 3.9 installation. Amiga OS 3.9 Boing Bag 1 update lha file must have filename BoingBag39-1.lha.
      • Optionally copy Amiga OS 3.9 Boing Bag 2 update lha file to amigaos, amiga-os-3.9 directory for Amiga OS 3.9 Boing Bag 2 update installation together with Amiga OS 3.9 installation. Amiga OS 3.9 Boing Bag 2 update lha file must have filename BoingBag39-2.lha.
      • Don't copy Kickstart 3.2.1, 3.2, 3.1.4 roms for Amiga OS 3.1 installation.

    • Amiga OS 3.2:

      • See Amiga OS 3.2 files for Amiga OS 3.2 files to copy.
      • Copy Amiga OS 3.2 adf files to amigaos, amiga-os-3.2 directory for Amiga OS 3.2 installation.

    • Amiga OS 3.2.1:

      • See Amiga OS 3.2.1 files for Amiga OS 3.2.1 files to copy.
      • Optionally copy Amiga OS 3.2.1 adf files to amigaos, amiga-os-3.2.1 directory for Amiga OS 3.2.1 installation together with Amiga OS 3.2 installation. Amiga OS 3.2.1 requires Amiga OS 3.2 files are copied.

    • Amiga OS 3.1.4:

      • See Amiga OS 3.1.4 files for Amiga OS 3.1.4 files to copy.
      • Copy Amiga OS 3.1.4 adf files to amigaos, amiga-os-3.1.4 directory for Amiga OS 3.1.4 installation.
      • Optionally copy Amiga OS 3.1.4.1 adf file to amigaos, amiga-os-3.1.4 directory for Amiga OS 3.1.4.1 installation together with Amiga OS 3.1.4 installation.
      • Optionally copy Amiga OS 3.1.4 icon pack lha file to amigaos, amiga-os-3.1.4 directory for Amiga OS 3.1.4 icon pack installation together with Amiga OS 3.1.4 installation.
      • Don't copy Kickstart 3.2.1, 3.2 roms for Amiga OS 3.1.4 installation.

    • Amiga OS 3.1:

      • See Amiga OS 3.1 files for Amiga OS 3.1 files to copy.
      • Copy Amiga OS 3.1 adf files to amigaos, amiga-os-3.1 directory for Amiga OS 3.1 installation.
      • Don't copy Kickstart 3.2.1, 3.2, 3.1.4 roms for Amiga OS 3.1 installation.

Copy Kickstart files

Copy Kickstart files with following steps:

Amiga OS 3.9 files

List of Amiga OS 3.9 files to copy:

Files with (*) are optional and not required to install Amiga OS 3.9, but recommended for a full installation of Amiga OS 3.9.

Amiga OS 3.2 files

List of Hyperion Entertainment Amiga OS 3.2 files to copy:

Files with (*) are optional and not required to install Amiga OS 3.2, but recommended for a full installation of Amiga OS 3.2.

Amiga OS 3.2.1 files

List of Hyperion Entertainment Amiga OS 3.2.1 files to copy:

Files with (*) are optional and not required to install Amiga OS 3.2.1, but recommended for a full installation of Amiga OS 3.2.1.

Note Amiga OS 3.2.1 requires Amiga OS 3.2 files are copied.

Amiga OS 3.1.4 files

List of Hyperion Entertainment Amiga OS 3.1.4 files to copy:

Files with (*) are optional and not required to install Amiga OS 3.1.4, but recommended for a full installation of Amiga OS 3.1.4.

Only single module adf file is included with Amiga OS 3.1.4 version bought.

Amiga OS 3.1 files

List of Cloanto Amiga Forever Amiga OS 3.1 files to copy:

Kickstart files

Hyperion Entertainment Kickstart 3.2.1 rom files:

Hyperion Entertainment Kickstart 3.2 rom files:

Hyperion Entertainment Kickstart 3.1.4 rom files (only emulation_or_maprom and unsplit_unswapped roms can be used):

Cloanto Amiga Forever Kickstart rom files: