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#55668 10/27/09 12:42 PM
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Hello, friends!
I saw in some topics that many people could play some DOS games using the "PC/AT(VGA)" system.
But for the long i know, the HD don't work properly yet, or don't could be mounted in recent versions...
It's possible to run these games simple booting the dos disk in one of the virtual floppy drivers and putting the another floppy with the game to run?
Or i will need a virtual HD, created externally to install?
Thanks!

Last edited by Christina; 10/27/09 12:43 PM.
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Yes, a looooooong time ago the ATVGA driver was working with CHD images but later, a couple of changes have broken it.
Now it seems that Miodrag has managed to fix the bus width issues and it's partially working but, as you can see, without proper CHD emulation.

However, if you want to play CGA/booter games, you can use IBM5160 (pcxt) instead. For booter games, you can mount the .dsk file straight and boot the machine to play but for regular games, you'll have to have a CHD image containing MS-DOS + game files. If you don't have a clue on how to do that, I can provide one CHD with preinstalled DOS, just let me know.

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The harddisk emulation for all PC drivers is broken since the version 0.132 und after the DMA device fix.

Maybe Micko will fix it.

Last edited by Anna Wu; 10/27/09 01:28 PM.

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