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Posted byrandem
Posted on07/06/07 10:58 PM



> > > > and that's the way the real arcade machines work.
> > > >
> > > > _ _ - - = = Pr3tty F1y = = - - _ _
> > > >
> > >
> > > That's indeed the reason why MAME is supporting it (and i fully support it.
> > Mame
> > > is after all a system emulator and not a game hack). But my question was
> more
> > > directed towards JAW: why did you as a gameplayer use the cd version instead
> > the
> > > nocd version? Does it bring extra game features etc?
> > >
> >
> > Honestly, I don't know. I'm not much of a fighter game person. I just wanted
> > to see what the CPS3 system was like.
> >
> > Jason
> >
>
> There is absolutely no difference between the nocd and the cd versions of the
> games. Just a one byte difference in the BIOS. The NoCD version is simply a
> version where instead of extracting the rom data from a CD and flashing it to
> the Flash ROMs on the board, the data is housed within ROMs contained within the
> cart (I believe) so no flashing of data has to occur. This is how it starts up
> immediately without any delays.
>
> Featurewise, there's nothing different unless you have a different version date
> of the game data. (In which case the 6-digit date would differ).
>
Thanks for the explanation. That's exactly the info I wanted to hear.

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*How do I skip the cps3 cdrom page  ChraviSsS07/05/07 06:56 PM
.*use ElSemi's emu  Terry Bogard07/06/07 06:46 PM
.*Re: How do I skip the cps3 cdrom page  jdurgi07/05/07 10:33 PM
.*Grab the NVRAM file, perhaps?  RoushiMSX07/05/07 08:08 PM
..*I'd imagine you could ...  JAW07/05/07 08:41 PM
...*Re: I'd imagine you could ...  randem07/05/07 10:51 PM
....*Because MAME is about accuracy  Pr3tty F1y07/05/07 11:00 PM
.....*Re: Because MAME is about accuracy  Techrat 200407/10/07 00:30 AM
.....*Re: Because MAME is about accuracy  randem07/06/07 12:12 PM
......*Re: Because MAME is about accuracy  JAW07/06/07 04:07 PM
.......*Re: Because MAME is about accuracy  jdurgi07/06/07 04:49 PM
.........Re: Because MAME is about accuracy  randem07/06/07 10:58 PM
.........*I'm getting a "No CD-ROM Drive" message?  Outrun200607/08/07 02:36 AM
..........*Re: I'm getting a "No CD-ROM Drive" message?  jdurgi07/08/07 10:59 AM
........*well then that explains that ...  JAW07/06/07 05:42 PM
.....*Which is why MAME sometimes pisses me off...  Death Knight07/06/07 06:35 AM
......*Re: Which is why MAME sometimes pisses me off...  jdurgi07/06/07 11:51 AM
......*after first init, you won't wait it anymore  ChraviSsS07/06/07 10:36 AM
.*Re: How do I skip the cps3 cdrom page  JAW07/05/07 06:59 PM
..*Re: How do I skip the cps3 cdrom page  ChraviSsS07/06/07 04:54 AM