> > I think you misunderstand. We do already do that. Its not about not supporting > MESS. > > I already do that. Many people run it for consoles, including ne. Its just about > > separating the two in the front end. Its just a design/schematics thing really. > > That's my point all along. So we can list say arcade games and say Atari 2600 > > separately in the front end. So that's why I don't get it. I am all for promoting > > mess and I actually use and support it. It just causes a problem from a front end > > perspective that I cant separate console from arcade while still supporting and > > allowing the two. > > If you can come up with some kind of software lists category where it displays all > the machines that have corresponding software lists in one window (similar to how > MAME CHDs Games works) > > Once you pick a machine if it can generate the game listing from the appropriate XML > file. I will be in Heaven
I'm all for that and the new build has a lot of potential for something like that. I would still like to know what the machine actually is though!