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mogli
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01/03/11 11:33 PM



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I suggested a long time ago that Andy should really ONLY make a PCI version of the
> ArcadeVGA. That way, it will work with pretty much every computer made since 1995,
> including those nifty Mini-ITX motherboards that just have a single PCI expansion
> slot. Heck, even the absolute latest and greatest Intel Core motherboards still have
> at least ONE conventional PCI slot. And it's not like the ArcadeVGA card really needs
> a high-bandwidth bus for displaying MAME on an arcade monitor anyway.




If MAME were the only thing people wanted to use it for, yes. But a lot of folks, not all of them young cusses, want to be able to run....stuff....like SFIV on the same system.

Soft15khz is the option over trying to convert your card to an AVGA. I mean, come on, kids. I prefer to play with soft15 versus hunting for an AVGA. Of course, even more fun was finding that an old pci card I bought in lot of 'junk' cards to use as a 'dummy' card, happened to be a Riva TNT (16mb). AdvanceMAME anyone?! On on old PII with win98 (or even '95), hell yeah! I don't know whether I'll ever use that thing - but it just feels cool ta have around!


Consider it high comedy....sincere tragedy....whatever...don't take it personally.

The Culture








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Subject Posted by Posted on
* Need AGP ArcadeVGA Card BobaG 11/14/10 11:34 PM
. * Re: Need AGP ArcadeVGA Card Naoki  11/15/10 05:14 AM
. * Re: Need AGP ArcadeVGA Card RocLobstaAdministrator  12/30/10 12:14 PM
. * Re: Need AGP ArcadeVGA Card Naoki  12/30/10 12:17 PM
. * Re: Need AGP ArcadeVGA Card krick  12/31/10 05:12 AM
. * combined response mogli  01/03/11 11:33 PM
. * Re: combined response krick  01/04/11 07:25 AM

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