Welcome to Emulationworld

Forum Index | FAQ | New User | Login | Search

Make a New PostView All ThreadsShow in Flat Mode*


SubjectRe: tried Galaga Reply to this message
Posted byfinaldave
Posted on07/11/04 05:02 PM



> > > I recently dusted off an old project of mine, a java based arcade emulator
> > > called 'CottAGE'. I updated so that it will do it's rendering using OpenGL
> > > (using the LWJGL library) and enabled it for Java Web Start.
> >
> > AMD K6-III 400
> > 384 MB RAM
> > nVidia Riva TNT
> > Windows XP
> > JRE 1.4.1_07
> >
> > The game is correctly rendered on the screen with some bilinear, which I
> happen
> > to like a lot. Also, it appears to work properly. Sound is ok. Only thing it
> > runs at something around 5-8 FPS, I couldn't really finish level one at that
> > speed.
> >
> > While I didn't expect Java to perform much better on this machine, you'll
> > forgive me if I don't have the heart to try the other games :P
>
> I'm guessing it has something to do with either the openGL code or your video
> card (driver perhaps).

In the past I've found Map24 acts very differently on different machines. The JVM can change things as well, e.g. the SUN JVM ran it mind-bogglinginly slowly but the MSJVM ran it very fast (60fps almost).

On some machines neither runs it fast.

Related maybe?


> Galaga runs at 60fps on my old P2/266MHz laptop (the non opengl version though)
> so the emulator should be able to cope with your setup as well.
> Strange how people immediately point to java when something doesn't perform
> well, isn't it? ;-)
> Well, maybe it isn't that strange, given java's performance like 5 years ago...
> -shrug-
>
> Thanks for testing!
>


You learn something old everyday...


-
Entire Thread
Subject  Posted byPosted On
*Could you please give this java emu a go?  erikduijs07/07/04 09:48 PM
.*Re: Could you please give this java emu a go?  [Pi]07/17/04 09:22 PM
..*Re: Could you please give this java emu a go?  erikduijs07/18/04 03:14 PM
...*Re: Could you please give this java emu a go?  [Pi]07/18/04 07:22 PM
....*Display mode selection changed now  erikduijs07/19/04 04:46 PM
.....*Re: Display mode selection changed now  [Pi]07/19/04 10:44 PM
......*Re: Display mode selection changed now  erikduijs07/20/04 04:23 AM
.......*IIRC  Terry Bogard07/20/04 05:12 AM
........*Re: IIRC  [Pi]07/20/04 07:21 AM
.*Re: Could you please give this java emu a go?  XTale07/17/04 05:01 AM
..*Re: Could you please give this java emu a go?  erikduijs07/18/04 03:18 PM
..*Re: Could you please give this java emu a go?  erikduijs07/18/04 03:08 PM
.*Re: Could you please give this java emu a go?  finaldave07/08/04 12:40 PM
..*Re: Could you please give this java emu a go?  erikduijs07/08/04 05:54 PM
.*tried Galaga  Terry Bogard07/08/04 09:19 AM
..*Re: tried Galaga  erikduijs07/08/04 06:07 PM
....Re: tried Galaga  finaldave07/11/04 05:02 PM
....*Re: tried Galaga  erikduijs07/11/04 06:16 PM
.....*Re: tried Galaga  finaldave07/12/04 08:08 AM
......*Re: tried Galaga  erikduijs07/12/04 01:57 PM
.....*Re: tried Galaga  Terry Bogard07/12/04 04:52 AM
......*Re: tried Galaga  erikduijs07/12/04 02:09 PM
.......*Re: tried Galaga  Terry Bogard07/14/04 11:16 AM
......*Re: tried Galaga  erikduijs07/12/04 01:40 PM