I'd like to run some software on the PC-98 (using the PC9821 driver). The thing is, images for this platform are probably the hardest to come by, and I haven't been succesful in finding any that are listed in the softlist.
The majority of software I manage to find come in .hdi format, which MAME apparently does not support. I can convert a .hdi using chdman (using createhd) and then load that, but then the system just boots to NEC N-88 Basic. I presume I need to create a blank hd image and install MS-DOS in it, and copy the game files in directories, then run the executable like 'our' DOS, or is there an easier way?
EDIT: The software list isn't too clear on the source of the software, it mentions the '13gb pack with ~90 rar files that's been floating around since 2011', which isn't too helpful. However I'm getting the '2013-03-04 NEC PC 9801 [TOSEC]', anybody know if these contain the same images?
Last edited by EoceneMiacid; 12/09/15 12:35 PM.