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Posted byHawq
Posted on12/25/04 04:33 PM

Saturn emu, heres whats new:

    General :
  • corrected a bug occuring during binary file loading
  • removed language dll, replaced by str files (which are plain text files)
  • help and FAQ are now in chm format

    GUI :
  • added cd drive selection
  • clicking on "next" before start won't crash the emulator anymore
  • game title is now displayed in the status bar

    Debug :
  • added a memory debug window
  • added general register modifications in the sh2 debug windows

    Memory :
  • LUTs added (desactivated for now)
  • rewritten memory handler (less memory space used)

    VDP1 :
  • various optimizations
  • added LOAR and COAR handling
  • added 24 bits color mode

    VDP2 :
  • corrected the bitmap mode display
  • corrected the "Couleur cell mode non autorisée" message
  • corrected the offset color calculation function
  • added scrolling, it's not perfect yet
  • added VRAM cycle pattern handling (thanks to Mariusz Wojcieszek from Mame)
  • added 24 bits color mode

    SH2 :
  • changed slave SH2 vector triggering

    SMPC :
  • full rewrite that makes start button working in more ST-V games, and controls behaving normally in the Saturn bios
  • backup ram support added

    CD-Block :
  • Saturn game cds supported
  • region is auto selected for each game
  • added BYTE transfer

    Various :
  • almost all function declarations are now C++ compliant

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CaSTaway v14.1

An update for this Atari ST emu for the GP32 that should fix problems for BLU+ users.
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fZX32 xmas edition
ZX Spectrum emu for the GP32, heres whats new:
  • Amazing speed! All games play frameskip 0 @ 133 mhz with contended memory and sound emulation,
  • No compatibility bugs found (tested more than 800 games),
  • Emulation of ZX 16, ZX 48, ZX 128, ZX +2, ZX +2A and ZX +3 spectrum models.
  • Full working animated savestates and loadstates,
  • Full SCR/ROM/BIN/TAP/DSK/SNA48/SNA128/SP/Z80(any)/ZIP loading, (packed files using ZLib)
  • Full kempston, cursor, fuller, sinclair1, sinclair 2 joystick emulation.
  • Fuller audio box emulation,
  • Accurate border emulation,
  • AY-3-8912 and beeper sound emulation,
  • NEC PD765A floppy disk controller emulation,
  • Interface II cartidge emulation,
  • Mikro-plus cartridge emulation (Shadow of the Unicorn),
  • Gray monitor emulation,
  • Instant tape loading,
  • Tone pilot generation and real tape noise when real mode tape loading,
  • Preliminary TZX tape support (only block #10 tapes),
  • Preliminary contended memory emulation (multicolor effects),
  • Preliminary floating bus emulation,
  • Virtual Keyboard suppoprt,
  • Ericcson chatboard support,
  • Crystal AY sound rendering output, using CHN's library (thx dude),
  • Saving screenshots to PNG format, using my own library,
  • CRC32 ROM naming detection using TOSEC DB by TOSEC team (thx guys!),
  • Improved fileselector (slower scrolling, ability to delete roms, no-roms/only-4-roms bug fixed)
  • Fast fileselector (able to scan some hundred zipped roms per minute),

    What's lacking:
  • crystal 48k beeper sound emulation (wait for the next release),
  • adding betadisk interface and some russian spectrum models,
  • adding gunstick
  • adding kempston amx
  • adding more missing options
  • adding RF multiplayer
  • fixing known bugs as usual

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