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Mon Dec 16, 2013 2:00 pm

Seiya wrote:Toast games work well, but don't work repack because image file for toast files are very big.
.toast are CD images, so it wouldn't be able to write any changes. As the emulator would be running a read only media.
So the repack function should be skipped.
indy4 floppy instead are in .image format and i don't know to mount in emulator..
those are true floppy disk images.

you will need to use a tool like disk write, to make a REAL copy on a disk, for use on a real machine.
It will probably have protection of some sort.
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Mon Dec 16, 2013 7:09 pm

another strange things in macos9 on sheepshaver is the audio.
i have installed quicktime but games don't have audio..
i added MacQuake that run very greatly, but don't have audio..and other games the same thing.
i have to disable audio from prefs otherwise emulator crash..
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Mon Dec 16, 2013 7:38 pm

info from the guide...

Remove or disable the Apple Audio extension.
If you running OS 8.5 through 9.0.4, go to the Sound control panel in the Apple Extras folder to enable it.
Remove the Sound Preferences and ControlStrip Preferences from the Preferences folder and restart.
Also make sure you do not have the extensions "Sound Manager" and "Apple Audio Extension" installed. Remove if present.

MESS runs those floppy img files.
http://www.mess.org/howto:install_mac_system_6

it might be possible to convert / install them to a HD file through the emulator settings.
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Tue Dec 17, 2013 10:05 pm

ah..for audio no hope for now..
i have a minimal version of macos9.
i have removed all extra, i left only "system folder"..
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Wed Dec 18, 2013 10:22 am

It is available the update 2 (real update 2)
i have added Sheepshaver emu and this is based on basilisk2 script by .mad.
So you have edit your sheepshaver_prefs, GB_prefs and sheepshaver script to your path.
To play Indy4 you have to disable re-zip in front-end option.
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Wed Dec 18, 2013 7:31 pm

Running much better now thanks, when is the next update for more games? :)
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Wed Dec 18, 2013 9:39 pm

i think to upload small update..so 2 letters any times.
next K, L
And now i go more slowly
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Macintosh 68k
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Thu Dec 19, 2013 7:20 pm

in the next release i add again macos9 with audio fix.
So you can play PPC games or 68k games in emulation with audio :)
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Zinc
MS-DOS Goldies
CD32-CDTV Goldies
Macintosh 68k
GB Trilogy
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Demobase DOS
Zinc
MS-DOS Goldies
CD32-CDTV Goldies
Macintosh 68k
GB Trilogy
Infocom Collection

---------------
Retro Trailer
http://www.amigapage.it/index.php?pl=intro&modo_intro=1
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Sat Dec 21, 2013 2:59 pm

link to update 3 in the first page :)
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MS-DOS Goldies
CD32-CDTV Goldies
Macintosh 68k
GB Trilogy
Infocom Collection

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http://www.amigapage.it/index.php?pl=intro&modo_intro=1
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Sun Dec 29, 2013 11:22 pm

update 4 is ready.
links in the first page
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MS-DOS Goldies
CD32-CDTV Goldies
Macintosh 68k
GB Trilogy
Infocom Collection

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http://www.amigapage.it/index.php?pl=intro&modo_intro=1
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Sat Jan 04, 2014 12:04 pm

update 5 is ready in first page
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MS-DOS Goldies
CD32-CDTV Goldies
Macintosh 68k
GB Trilogy
Infocom Collection

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http://www.amigapage.it/index.php?pl=intro&modo_intro=1
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Sat Jan 04, 2014 1:18 pm

Thanks Seiya, Keep them coming!
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Tue Jan 14, 2014 7:37 pm

i had a problem..mdb crashed so i have to re-inserto all "s" games..uff
the next update will have a long delay..
Demobase DOS
Zinc
MS-DOS Goldies
CD32-CDTV Goldies
Macintosh 68k
GB Trilogy
Infocom Collection

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Retro Trailer
http://www.amigapage.it/index.php?pl=intro&modo_intro=1
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Sat Jan 18, 2014 4:40 pm

update 6 is in upload..
Info, detail are missing, i'add them in future..
Demobase DOS
Zinc
MS-DOS Goldies
CD32-CDTV Goldies
Macintosh 68k
GB Trilogy
Infocom Collection

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Retro Trailer
http://www.amigapage.it/index.php?pl=intro&modo_intro=1

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