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Haze
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Re: Mame machine hardware question
09/11/17 06:53 PM


> > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTJJnHKBMM8&t=5s. Each of the below systems
> comes
> > with a full ROM set which I've gone through and removed any duplicates, multiple
> > revisions and irrelevant games so each collection isn't filled with rubbish.
>
> This statement invalidates the whole package in my eyes. Sure, it is fine to provide
> a previously set up front-end and even the emulators themselves in a package, but
> once people start including romsets with a hardware package, that makes the whole
> deal a no go legally for me. Even if the romsets are thought of as some sort of
> "gratis" package and not included in the sale price, they give value to the overall
> package which allows them to sell the cabinet at a greatly increased price/profit -
> in essence profiting off the sale of those romsets. The sellers should also provide
> proper validation codes for the Operating System they install - something many
> profiteers do not do.
>
> I'm sure others here will agree they do not care to provide support or help for
> anyone selling or buying such machines with romsets included. Sorry. Nothing
> personal, but you are on your own outside of urging you to avoid paying money
> hardware which includes any romsets themselves. Doing that is asking for legal
> trouble.

I think you're being too kind

this is basically just spam

"pay for account at this site, get download of shitty old Pi based MAME complete with a load of roms"

wrong direction for the scene to be moving.







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* Mame machine hardware question Burger79 09/10/17 06:51 PM
. * HAHAHAH... Good luck with that ad here. Dullaron  09/15/17 09:00 AM
. * Re: Mame machine hardware question TafoidAdministrator  09/11/17 06:36 PM
. * Re: Mame machine hardware question Haze  09/11/17 06:53 PM
. * Re: Mame machine hardware question R. Belmont  09/14/17 09:07 PM

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