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https://ardent-tool.com/8530/Planar.html has the ROMs available for the IBM PS/2 Model 30 that uses the 8086


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The irony of testing IBM 5150 for PC-8801 sake and make the Western version of Ys to boot because it was defaulting to the wrong floppy interface:

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Fix VGA RMW Read Mode 1 bug with color don't care and color comparison.
This fixes at very least sprites-like drawing in Lombard RAC Rally and International Soccer Challenge, and text in PC Globe sets:
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Some weird VGA issues and it doesn't detect the mouse, but the AdLib sound works and it seems to be playable.

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This has been fixed at some point btw, not sure when:

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Quickly added line compare to "VGA" mode in Batman The Movie (which is really an EGA in disguise)

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The Hyundai Super 16 T comes with a comprehensive test suite - and Gary.

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Good ole Gary!

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It's Gary, it's our Gary! It's Gary! He's our sixteen-year-old boy!

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Fix IBM 8514 pixel_xfer shifting, making SVGA 8bpp modes to be usable:

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Windows 98SE running in pcipc, 256 color mode:
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Under the hood pcipc uses a Virge video card, so it's probably improved on the newer Windows OSes too (which I don't have installed at the time of this writing).

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One way to test a graphics card's capabilities was to run the DOS version of the Fractint fractal generator https://fractint.org/ with its range of dedicated video drivers.


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