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by tepples
Sun Dec 09, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: NESdev
Topic: power modification
Replies: 1
Views: 2930

Re: power modification

I think one reason Nintendo made the adapter external is so that not as much of the product has to be certified (e.g. UL listed) for high voltage (e.g. 100-220 V) operation. Certifying the supply (NES-002) was probably a lot cheaper than certifying the Control Deck (NES-001/101). ...
by tepples
Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:26 am
Forum: NESdev
Topic: utility: Fixed Bank Creator, for use with 32kB PRG banks
Replies: 22
Views: 19738

Re: utility: Fixed Bank Creator, for use with 32kB PRG banks

Solaris is UNIX certified, as is macOS. Another pattern I've seen is "*n?x".
by tepples
Tue Oct 25, 2016 1:25 pm
Forum: General Stuff
Topic: Nintendo Switch
Replies: 55
Views: 12404

Re: Nintendo Switch

... compression capabilities, allowing micro-optimizations to rendering paths that take those into account. Computers where all applications are certified by the operating system publisher, and end users don't have to worry about having to leave the safety of the official store to play a particular ...
by tepples
Sat Jul 30, 2016 10:01 am
Forum: NESemdev
Topic: Mapper 23: VRC4 rev E/F or VRC2 rev B?
Replies: 18
Views: 7420

Re: Mapper 23: VRC4 rev E/F or VRC2 rev B?

A forum search for username "tepples" and word "certified" brought up several posts stating the conventional wisdom about why CV3 uses MMC5.
by tepples
Mon Feb 15, 2016 9:05 am
Forum: NESemdev
Topic: Mesen - NES Emulator
Replies: 911
Views: 486602

Re: Mesen - NES Emulator

... AV complain only about those .exe files that aren't produced by an organization with a valid software publisher certificate issued by a Microsoft-certified Authenticode CA? Are you not a member of the Administrators group on the PC you use? Or is it behind a web proxy that intercepts all HTTP ...
by tepples
Thu Jun 05, 2014 1:15 pm
Forum: NES Hardware and Flash Equipment
Topic: Is it possible to change commercial game mappers?
Replies: 5
Views: 2133

Re: Is it possible to change commercial game mappers?

... or two features. Some 72-pin games might use a sophisticated mapper just because it was cheaper to use Nintendo's MMCs than to get its own ASIC certified, such as Castlevania III which was hacked from Konami's own VRC6 to MMC5 outside Japan. But anything that uses MMC5 ExGrafix is going to be ...
by tepples
Thu Mar 29, 2012 7:24 am
Forum: NES Music
Topic: MMC5 pulse channels
Replies: 10
Views: 7140

Re: MMC5 pulse channels

rainwarrior wrote:Many of the few MMC5 games don't seem to even use its audio features.
For one thing, the best known MMC5 game uses MMC5 probably because Konami found that cheaper than getting VRC6 certified by NOA. For another, no 72-pin games use the audio features, and this best known MMC5 game is 72-pin only.
by tepples
Mon May 16, 2011 8:41 am
Forum: General Stuff
Topic: A little deceiving....and confusing.
Replies: 2
Views: 1825

... But unlike Koei games, CV3 doesn't really use ExGrafix; instead, it uses MMC5 because it was cheaper for Konami than getting a VRC series mapper certified by NOA. The graphical detail of CV3 was due to Konami artists having cut their teeth on the limitations of the TI VDPs in the MSX and MSX2 ...
by tepples
Thu Aug 20, 2009 9:56 pm
Forum: phpBB Issues
Topic: Spam. Seriously. WTF.
Replies: 79
Views: 50592

... can only give out a small number of valid invitation codes per month, like early Orkut? Or do you mean like Advogato, which requires that users be certified by other users in order to post outside their own blog?
by tepples
Thu Feb 01, 2007 6:48 am
Forum: SNESdev
Topic: Perception of poor Super NES emulation?
Replies: 17
Views: 11182

... product's license has a purpose. The Qmail license has a similar purpose. It just doesn't happen to be the same purpose as those of the GNU, OSI Certified, or Debian projects. Sorry if I've offended you, but I would ask that you please reconsider what you believe to be free, and stop going by ...