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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0003990MightAndMagic3[WHDLoad Installs Games] OCSpublic2018-10-22 10:26
Assigned ToWeplProject InfoMight & Magic III - Isles of Terra (New World Computing)
PrioritylowSeveritytweakReproducibilityhave not tried
Summary0003990: OS swaps/delays when starting game
DescriptionHi Bert,

people reported black screens/delays when starting the game (see http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=94774), these are caused by the save games that are created upon startup. I guess increasing the IOCACHE should fix this easily. If you don't have time to work on this issue you can assign this report back to me.
TagsNo tags attached.
GFXCardPicasso IV
ChipMem2 MB
FastMem96 MB
WorkbenchOS 3.1
KickROM40 - Kick 3.1
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note ~0006452

Wepl (manager)

Last edited: 2018-10-22 10:26

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Hi Sting, the IOCACHE is already optimized. I don't remember but maybe there were multiple files concerned. Feel free to look into it. It's a great game :)
Maybe it would help to hack in the create the full size of the file at the beginning of the save game operation (SaveFileOffset with size=1 and offset=final-1).


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Date Modified Username Field Change
2018-10-22 09:30 StingRay New Issue
2018-10-22 09:31 StingRay Assigned To => Wepl
2018-10-22 09:31 StingRay Status new => assigned
2018-10-22 10:24 Wepl Note Added: 0006452
2018-10-22 10:26 Wepl Note Edited: 0006452 View Revisions
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