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Old 16 September 2011, 15:14   #37
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Originally Posted by daxb View Post
I checked out Flash productions. Is that really different mods in a mix? For me it sounds like one megamix.
The next module is loaded while playing the current one. That's the whole trick. There are 5 or 6 modules in each Flash Production "Digital Concert" if memory serves me right.

Originally Posted by daxb View Post
Maybe different mod formats (mod, dbm, med, ...) will work in a mix?
Any replayer will work. However, especially the DBM replayer is quite slow (except for the mixing routines) so you won't be able to run it on A500/68000.

Originally Posted by daxb View Post
I would like to see more real mix music as 8BitJungel in the future.
Check D-Mob (Mega-Music Disk 3), Flash Production (Digital Concert) or Kefrens (Multi-Megamixi) demos, there were quite a few of such mixes back in the day, the concept is anything but new.

Originally Posted by Galahad/FLT View Post
Only the music note data can go in fast ram, the samples have to be in chipram, and obviously, the samples take up the biggest chunk of space in the module format.
Not quite correct, of course samples can be stored in fast ram. You just have to copy them to chipmem "on the fly" when you want to play them of course. That's how "Fast mem" replayers work.
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