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Old 27 September 2002, 22:25   #1
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WHDload problem

hi everybody,
i just installed the german version of monkey island to harddisk using a whdload-installer.
when trying to run the game i get an error:
"Can't allocate exec-memory" on the wb-screen.

Could you help me out to fix this (is possible)?

Would be great
 
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Old 27 September 2002, 22:58   #2
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Hmmmm How much RAM you got ?
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Old 27 September 2002, 23:14   #3
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i only got a stock amiga 1200.
that's 2mb memory, right?

i just tried skick, but my harddisk is not accessable/responding after the reset... is there a way to boot WB when using a softkicker?

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Old 28 September 2002, 11:45   #4
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Not enough Memory

The game is a 1meg game, then it needs to softkick the Kickstart which is another 256k, then Dos and WHDload need their memory.... Either try booting with no startup-sequence, and disabling DF0: and CC0: on your early boot up menu. If that fails, just go and buy a ram board, which, you really should have anyway.
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Old 28 September 2002, 13:41   #5
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Yah, the memory is kinda short for WHDLoad But you may also try to leave out the PRELOAD option, maybe that helps to run it
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Old 29 September 2002, 06:22   #6
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yeah, PRELOAD wouldnt work at all, since you'd need like 5MB to preload all images...
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