> Also understood. But arcade games are the focus here, not retail discs - and nothing > is currently in place (that I'm aware of) to back up either type of disc except for > player output. Now, if something is developed to back up arcade game discs that can > later be extended out to the more unusual retail titles, great, but retail titles > aren't MAME's focus.
Well, console laserdisc systems like the LaserActive are also MAME's focus. But I don't think they'll offer more laserdisc features than the arcade systems. See my other post in this thread for more.