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Subject: Re: ANNOUNCE: Doom runs on AJB
From: roland (
Date: 2003-12-13

hi joerg,
how many bits grayscale colours is this "emulation" ?
2,3 or 4 bit? or even more?
as this was "just" a proof of concept, now we await showgrayscalebitmap() and that stuff inside rockbox and the appropriate
converter tools and file-format descriptions on the website :D


----- Original Message -----
From: "[IDC]Dragon" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, December 13, 2003 12:59 AM
Subject: ANNOUNCE: Doom runs on AJB

> Hi, time to stir up the group a bit:
> We had this april fools joke about Doom, which caused quite a reaction.
> Now I can give you the real thing, no joke, Doom running on Recorder/FM
> models. You won't be disappointed, promised. Explains my work on LCD speedup, I
> guess!
> Look into my file section:
> It needs a plugin and a special build of Rockbox (to be committed soon, but
> right now I refrain from that because of all those Neo changes).
> Download or rec. zip, depending on what you have. Copy the contained
> .rock plugin to .rockbox/rocks of your box, and rolo into the provided .ajz.
> Now you can play .rvf files, which you also find in the zips there. Download
> the big one and unpack it to the box. Play it by selecting it like a .mp3,
> and have fun!
> Jörg
> PS: If you have low bandwith, you can skip the big file and play the content
> of the smaller, also nice, but no Doom.
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