Originally Posted By R. Belmont
if you remove the : and recompile MAME, does the Coleco still work?

Yes, it looks good in this case (although I don't have the software to test):

Code:
16:45:59.702: starting emulator #0, command = /home/rene/src/mame-git/mame64 -noreadconfig -verbose [...] -output console colecop -cart coleco:alcazar
16:45:59.744: emulator #0 started, PID = 21927, running emulators = 1
16:46:00.797: emulator #0 finished, exit code = 2 (missing files), exit status = normal, remaining emulators = 0

"Missing files" is what I expect in my case.

EDIT: The corresponding emulator output looks good as well:

Code:
...
16:46:00.596: stderr[#0]: alcazar.1 NOT FOUND (tried in colecop coleco coleco/alcazar alcazar)
16:46:00.596: stderr[#0]: alcazar.2 NOT FOUND (tried in colecop coleco coleco/alcazar alcazar)
16:46:00.596: stderr[#0]: alcazar.3 NOT FOUND (tried in colecop coleco coleco/alcazar alcazar)
16:46:00.596: stderr[#0]: alcazar.4 NOT FOUND (tried in colecop coleco coleco/alcazar alcazar)
16:46:00.596: stderr[#0]: Fatal error: Required files are missing, the machine cannot be run.

Last edited by qmc2; 02/16/17 03:54 PM.

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