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Old 04 January 2008, 10:29   #1
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Old 04 January 2008, 10:44   #2
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Works even with JoytoKey, funny. But i still prefer the original STeem emulator.
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Old 04 January 2008, 21:45   #3
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Really good.
One thing though: I played Exolon to death on my CPC years ago...
...OMG the ST version is really sh*t!
So much so I had to check out Youtube just to make sure this wasn't a dodgy conversion or my memory playing tricks.

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Old 04 January 2008, 22:01   #4
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Well this makes a nice change to sitting here playing with myself, my hands smells a bit odd... I think I need a bath...

What are the legal implications of this emu anyhow?
Surely its using TOS boot roms, much like our KickStarts? (unless they wrote a compatible or something)
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Old 04 January 2008, 22:26   #5
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I thought the ST ROMs were put into the public domain? Or am I talking rubbish, as usual?
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Old 05 January 2008, 13:39   #6
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AFAIA: The ST Roms are indeed open to free public use though I don't think that includes the commercial TOS/GEM replacements.
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Old 05 January 2008, 16:33   #7
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The TOS and the Atari ST & Falcon ROM's are *I think* now owned by Milan Computers.
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