Re: Ville Linde and Model 3 update
10/13/14 09:58 PM
> > Way to be overly negative.
> > It may be dead to you sir, but a lot of us are still big fans of this emulator and
> > want to see development on it continue. The bottomline is,
> I'm not being overly negative, I'm being realistic. Developers have lost interest in
> maintaining Supermodel, and without active development these kinds of projects die.
> If you want to keep using current Supermodel that's fine, but you can't expect any
> support or updates. Being stuck on a dead platform isn't much fun after a while.
> > A)There is nothing stopping Ville from working on Supermodel. He might have plans
> > continue where Bart left off for all we know.
> > B)Bart is a busy man but hopefully this information provided by Ville will help him
> > make further progress on SuperModel, once he gets time to work on it again.
> Neither of them have expressed interest in improving Supermodel further, and this
> kind of borderline begging is more likely to turn them off working on either project.
> Code can't be copied between projects so they'd be doing the work all over again.
> That's not fun.
> > I understand the significance of having Model 3 hardware accurately emulated in
> > It will be a very impressive thing to get hardware of this magnitude running in
> > considering the complexity of the arcade board. However, for me personally and many
> > others I know, we would simply rather play the games using the Supermodel emulator
> > mainly because:
> > A)It supports hardware graphics acceleration
> > B)More importantly, it supports proper force feedback for steering wheels,
> > mame won't be supporting anytime soon.
> Well if you're dead set on using Supermodel, you'll be using the current version. You
> need to adjust your expectations, and think about the impact your attitude of
> entitlement will have on the developers' motivation to work on either emulator.
Let's hope Outrun2006 keeps asking for more Supermodel support, because he will be smacked down hard if he tries.
It will be very funny to watch.
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