> as for what the original poster was asking, MAME only really works properly with
> those modes these days, things like the 8-bit palletized modes were removed a long
> time ago, chances are if you're running a modern version on a modern OS it is running
> in '32-bit colour' mode already.
I'm willing to bet either he's talking about a version where 8-bit palettized modes are a thing or this is a prelude to a "I want to set MAME so SF2 has 24-bit sprites" type of thing.