alex_79 Posted April 3, 2010 Share Posted April 3, 2010 I did some tests with supercharger multiloads and found that the harmony only support up to 4 loads. Are there plans to increase this limit, loading data from the internal eeprom or from the sd_card? IMHO, with the Harmony available, supercharger games are now an interesting option for homebrews as they can be played on a real Supercharger, Cuttle Cart I/II, Harmony and they can even be published as carts using the Melody board. Here is the source for the test binary that I used if anyone is interested. (It's an hack of the 208 in 1 Multicart Menuscreen, that I did using the fully commented source code posted here by Omegamatrix). You can set the number of loads by changing the "LOADS" value in the source file. The resulting binary is a single file ready for Harmony or emulators. You must split it in 8448 bytes chunks if you want to load it on a real Supercharger/Cuttle Cart using Playbin or makewav, or for use in Cuttle Cart II. The rom just keep showing a menu where you can select the next load by setting its index number with the joystick. The index number for loads other than the first (0) is displayed on top of the screen. Z26 won't run a file bigger than 512k, so it's limited to 61 loads. Stella will load larger files, but can access only the first 62 loads. The max number of loads (without duplicate index numbers) would be 256, although I don't think any homebrew authos would need all that space for a 2600 game. 2 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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