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Re: MAME 0.143u8
10/26/11 09:44 AM


> > /me calls for asian characters usage!
> >
> > well..since MAME supports loading from decompressed files, the rom names should have
> > only filesystem compatible chars (so no |<>: ) but "=" is fully ok...
>
> There's a quiz game where one of the ROM names ends in a period.
> Windows filesystem does not allow that.

Windows filesystem (i.e. NTFS) supports it fine. It's just the utilities that don't allow you to create such files (Explorer, standard command line tools, standard save dialogs). You can easily create such files with Cygwin tools or simple C programs.







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* MAME 0.143u8 SmitdoggAdministrator 10/23/11 05:25 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 DaffyDuck  10/27/11 06:30 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 etabeta  10/28/11 07:46 AM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Jitterdoomer  10/26/11 05:13 AM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 BIOS-D  10/25/11 07:00 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 ShimaPong  10/25/11 06:17 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 CiroConsentino  10/25/11 02:18 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Vas Crabb  10/25/11 02:26 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 CiroConsentino  10/25/11 04:44 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Vas Crabb  10/25/11 11:14 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 CiroConsentino  10/26/11 01:04 AM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Roman  10/25/11 02:57 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 krick  10/26/11 05:55 AM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Matty_  10/26/11 09:44 AM
. * minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? sjyune  10/25/11 12:20 AM
. * Re: minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? R. Belmont  10/25/11 03:37 PM
. * Re: minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? RetroRepair  10/26/11 05:37 AM
. * Re: minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? alfman  10/25/11 08:55 PM
. * Re: minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? R. Belmont  10/25/11 09:04 PM
. * Re: minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? Darth Mario  10/25/11 11:14 PM
. * Re: minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? B2K24  10/25/11 01:37 AM
. * Re: minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? redk9258  10/25/11 01:13 AM
. * Re: minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? Master O  10/25/11 12:38 AM
. * Re: minimum RAM requirement for 'cavesh3.c' ? Kamran Ijaz  11/16/11 02:32 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 ShimaPong  10/24/11 05:24 PM
. * Real Puncher ArtLine  10/24/11 04:59 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 CiroConsentino  10/24/11 02:09 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 R. Belmont  10/24/11 04:29 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Lord Nightmare  10/24/11 04:50 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 hap  10/24/11 06:04 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 R. Belmont  10/24/11 05:38 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 AWJ  10/24/11 04:18 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 CiroConsentino  10/24/11 07:45 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 apeman  10/24/11 01:19 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Shoegazr  10/25/11 04:32 AM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 R. Belmont  10/24/11 03:22 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Cyberzinho Punk  10/23/11 09:24 PM
. * MAME_0143u8b... redk9258  10/23/11 06:50 PM
. * Re: MAME_0143u8b... AntoPISA  10/23/11 06:57 PM
. * Re: MAME_0143u8b... fortuna_chan  10/23/11 08:07 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 CiroConsentino  10/23/11 06:43 PM
. * 64-bit SmitdoggAdministrator  10/23/11 06:09 PM
. * Re: 64-bit alcoatjez  10/26/11 06:25 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 mesk  10/23/11 06:06 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 arcader  10/24/11 02:00 AM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 B2K24  10/24/11 03:57 AM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Jaylinx  10/24/11 02:06 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Roman  10/24/11 02:17 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Jaylinx  10/24/11 02:41 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Roman  10/24/11 04:18 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 etabeta  10/24/11 05:15 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 B2K24  10/24/11 05:24 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 mesk  10/25/11 01:43 AM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 B2K24  10/25/11 03:02 AM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Roman  10/24/11 09:43 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 AnimalBear  10/24/11 01:01 PM
. * Re: MAME 0.143u8 Sune  10/24/11 02:34 AM

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