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Subject: Re: asteroids

Re: asteroids

From: mathew holton <mathew.holton_at_zirconsoftware.co.uk>
Date: 2006-03-20

yeah, it was you who gave me the idea to re-implement it!
You told me yours was unplayable on the Archos and I figured the Rockbox
Powers That Be wouldn't accept something that required roms so I thought
i'd give it a crack...

I really wanted to try yours but couldn't find the roms...

Does Pacbox work on the Archos machines?

Frederic Devernay wrote:
> For those interested in the real game, I also have a version that runs
> the original ROM, using static binary translation. It has nice
> features (zoom the screen to see those unreadable high scores,
> automatic high scores and state save).
>
> However, it needs the original ROMs to compile (not only to run as
> with pacbox), so it probably won't ever be distributed in rockbox.
>
> See http://devernay.free.fr/hacks/ for details
>
> fred
>
> mathew holton wrote:
>> Hi there,
>>
>> Just wondering why my (maybe not so) fantastic asteroids plugin
>> hasn't been added into CVS.
>> I don't mind so much as there's more stuff I want to do to it before
>> it gets added, but i'm beginning to get a bit paranoid that nobody
>> likes me as I've noticed that other game plugins have been entered
>> since I submitted my (admittedly not a diff file) patch.
>>
>> Just tell me what I need to do to it in order to get it accepted.
>>
>> But don't worry too much as I have changes I want to add to it
>> already...
>>
>> mat (that's my real name too)
>>
>>
>>
>
>
Received on Mon Mar 20 17:36:13 2006


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