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How to configure sound in Monkey Island 1&2?

Postby doaks80 » 2018-12-27 @ 23:42

No setup or install script (or config file) to select sound device...is there a way? Original non-CD VGA versions in DOSBOX currently.
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Re: How to configure sound in Monkey Island 1&2?

Postby lightmaster » 2018-12-27 @ 23:46

Gog or Steam version?
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Re: How to configure sound in Monkey Island 1&2?

Postby doaks80 » 2018-12-27 @ 23:51

lightmaster wrote:Gog or Steam version?


Floppy versions.
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Re: How to configure sound in Monkey Island 1&2?

Postby CrossBow777 » 2018-12-28 @ 00:05

The original floppy games basically defaulted to adlib sound or PC speaker if adlib couldn't be found. To force to something else like roland, required a patch file for the original monkey Island 1 but once in place, you would initiate roland sound by using the -r switch after the executable.

So..

monkey -r -v

I believe should load up monkey island 1 with VGA graphics (Assuming you have the VGA version) and roland sound for MT-32.

Monkey island 2 is similar if I've not mistaken?
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Re: How to configure sound in Monkey Island 1&2?

Postby doaks80 » 2018-12-28 @ 00:34

CrossBow777 wrote:The original floppy games basically defaulted to adlib sound or PC speaker if adlib couldn't be found. To force to something else like roland, required a patch file for the original monkey Island 1 but once in place, you would initiate roland sound by using the -r switch after the executable.

So..

monkey -r -v

I believe should load up monkey island 1 with VGA graphics (Assuming you have the VGA version) and roland sound for MT-32.

Monkey island 2 is similar if I've not mistaken?


Thanks brother...just tried it out on my external CM-32L and it sounds great. Although the command in just "monkey r v" without the "-" :)
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