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  Topic: How do I delete my account here?
MiniMax

Replies: 6
Views: 15529

PostForum: Discussion Forum Trouble Reports   Posted: Sat Mar 29, 2008 5:33 am   Subject: How do I delete my account here?
How do I delete my account here?
  Topic: Kknd
MiniMax

Replies: 77
Views: 138572

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Fri Mar 28, 2008 4:25 am   Subject: Kknd
I bought my copy of KKND just a few weeks ago at a local game shop. And I see plenty of them at Directory of D:\.
. <DIR> 17-02-1997 14:38
.. <DI ...
  Topic: Kknd
MiniMax

Replies: 77
Views: 138572

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Thu Mar 27, 2008 6:38 pm   Subject: Kknd
It looked okay what you did there Undertaker. You shouldn't need the -usecd 0 and the -ioctl options when mounting the CD, but I don't think it matters. But try without them.

Also, you should set g ...
  Topic: My own DOS Game Library
MiniMax

Replies: 5
Views: 11691

PostForum: Game Creation   Posted: Mon Mar 24, 2008 1:29 pm   Subject: My own DOS Game Library
I think the answer to that is evident: The one that gives you the fewest errors. Do you compile with -Wall ?
  Topic: My own DOS Game Library
MiniMax

Replies: 5
Views: 11691

PostForum: Game Creation   Posted: Mon Mar 24, 2008 8:25 am   Subject: My own DOS Game Library
Ahh - the joy of C and pointers, always giving the programmer enough rope to hang himself Happy

I don't know how good/recent this DJGPP compiler is. I would try to compile, not run, just compile the c ...
  Topic: My own DOS Game Library
MiniMax

Replies: 5
Views: 11691

PostForum: Game Creation   Posted: Mon Mar 24, 2008 6:41 am   Subject: My own DOS Game Library
Crunchy -can't you try to isolate the part that is causing the error? Like uncommenting most of the body in CreateSpriteSet() and see if it still crashes? Then re-enabling the initialization part, but ...
  Topic: this sounds crazy but i need help getting it
MiniMax

Replies: 38
Views: 19726

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Mon Mar 24, 2008 6:26 am   Subject: this sounds crazy but i need help getting it
gameboy kid - instead of doing something crazy like that CIH-virus, why not try the normal method of (re)installing / re-flashing the BIOS?

I found a manual here:

http://www.motherboards.org/fil ...
  Topic: Mounting the ISO-9660 part of a hybrid CD on Mac OSX?
MiniMax

Replies: 5
Views: 7601

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Sat Mar 15, 2008 11:13 am   Subject: Mounting the ISO-9660 part of a hybrid CD on Mac OSX?
I don't care you if are the last emperor of China dosraider. If you don't have any constructive comments, then stay the hell out of my thread.

I ask here, because I assumed there would be more peop ...
  Topic: Mounting the ISO-9660 part of a hybrid CD on Mac OSX?
MiniMax

Replies: 5
Views: 7601

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Sat Mar 15, 2008 8:54 am   Subject: Mounting the ISO-9660 part of a hybrid CD on Mac OSX?
Stay on topic please.
  Topic: Mounting the ISO-9660 part of a hybrid CD on Mac OSX?
MiniMax

Replies: 5
Views: 7601

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Sat Mar 15, 2008 6:49 am   Subject: Mounting the ISO-9660 part of a hybrid CD on Mac OSX?
Anyone (Wally?) who knows of a simple way to mount a hybrid (HFS and ISO-9660) CD-ROM on Mac OSX so the ISO-9660 part becomes visible to DOSBox?

From my on-line search, I have come up with 3 differ ...
  Topic: KKnD Problems, Help Please
MiniMax

Replies: 9
Views: 16131

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Fri Mar 07, 2008 4:49 am   Subject: KKnD Problems, Help Please
Hi Stupid.

1) Where do you want to put it on your hard drive? Tell us the full name of the folder you want to install KKND into.

2) What is the drive letter of your CD/DVD drive?
  Topic: Alpha Centauri on XP
MiniMax

Replies: 18
Views: 26777

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Mon Feb 18, 2008 6:29 pm   Subject: Alpha Centauri on XP
/me makes a note to ban the next 10 newbies at VOGONS.

(we already have Abyss asking question over there)
  Topic: Kknd
MiniMax

Replies: 77
Views: 138572

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Mon Feb 18, 2008 2:47 pm   Subject: Kknd
As long as it is a game I have, or can get a legal copy of, I will try Happy

KKND was actually bought 2 days ago. Saw it at my local game pusher, remembered the thread here, and decided it was worth a ...
  Topic: Kknd
MiniMax

Replies: 77
Views: 138572

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2008 5:28 pm   Subject: Kknd
Take a look at this little Run.cmd - A Windows command file to launch DOSBox 0.72.

dosbox.conf - A DOSBox configuration file with commands to mount drives and install KKND.
Download and unzip into ...
  Topic: Alpha Centauri on XP
MiniMax

Replies: 18
Views: 26777

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Tue Feb 05, 2008 6:42 pm   Subject: Re: Alpha Centauri on XP
I have looked through the forum, read all the bits 'n' pieces and downloaded DosBox and followed the instuctions and no matter what I do I cannot get it to install and get the same error message come ...
  Topic: Warcraft II
MiniMax

Replies: 71
Views: 119161

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2007 3:42 am   Subject: Warcraft II
<snip> when i go to the .exe file, it says "this file cannot be run in DOS mode" ??huh??

then i tried just doing it mounting the c:\games to L drive thingy, and it still wont run.
...
  Topic: 2007 Christmas Logo is up ^_^
MiniMax

Replies: 16
Views: 40692

PostForum: Announcements   Posted: Sun Dec 02, 2007 8:12 am   Subject: Re: 2007 Christmas Logo is up ^_^
If you can't see it, hit Reload or perhaps Shift+Reload. Happy
Or unblock it from Adblock.
  Topic: Screenshots & Videos in Dos games?
MiniMax

Replies: 5
Views: 5881

PostForum: General Gaming   Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2007 3:26 pm   Subject: Screenshots & Videos in Dos games?
Some nice DOSBox captures here:
http://www.youtube.com/user/CuteFloor
  Topic: Dungeon Keeper Gold Sound Problems
MiniMax

Replies: 72
Views: 76103

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Tue Nov 13, 2007 4:11 pm   Subject: Dungeon Keeper Gold Sound Problems
You could at least state:
I *think* that ... whatever goes here.
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  Topic: Help with pirate games or not ?
MiniMax

Replies: 12
Views: 6904

PostForum: General Off-Topic   Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2007 4:12 am   Subject: Help with pirate games or not ?
As in so much else here in life, the following holds true:

If you have the knowledge and the time, do it yourself and it will be cheap.
If you don't know what you are doing, you have to pay someon ...
 
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