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Re: 4 Sound Card DOS System

Duke Nukem 3D is the one game where I have to change my GUS MAX environment variable from IRQ11 to IRQ5 and reinitialize. The high IRQ is good for most stuff. You will usually want to initialize any GUS cards in the system, as they can otherwise trap joystick ports as well as AdLib ports. You might …

Re: 4 Sound Card DOS System

The CT2760 is fine, but the CT3900 is mostly the same and may be cleaner. Four ISA cards is a high number for the limited resources available. The DB50XG is a nice option to have. Given a choice I wouldn't trust any of the Creative cards for an MPU host. Seems like the only alternative is the Turtle …

Re: My Big Red Switch 486

I tried it just now and it has no effect, unfortunately. :( Thanks for the effort to fix these games, it's appreciated. It's the same whether the game's just loaded or jumping around in the game itself, flipping the alternate video mode on and off. Just a black screen and some vertical lines and …

Re: My Big Red Switch 486

So regarding the performance of LGR's build (I'm a big fan, btw) - you really shouldn't look at it as reference level. The Doom demo on the video runs at 28.0 fps (2664 realtics) after the Pentium upgrade. People have actually posted faster results than that with 486DX2-66's. There are DOS games …

Re: My Big Red Switch 486

Cool. I've only seen the case once aside from mine. It was listed on a local auction site here. It's a very fast VLB card, so perfect for the CPU. Haven't had many compatibility issues... The first issue I've ran into is with Crystal Caves - just no luck whatsoever getting a picture. Keen games work …

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