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Old 15 March 2012, 05:56   #1
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Roll eyes (sarcastic) High speed serial port expansions

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will there be any benefits when using 2 A1200-s with high speed serial port interfaces for serial play in games like AB3D, AB3D2, Gloom, Doom, Extreme Racing etc? What about using one with graphics tablet?
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Old 16 March 2012, 02:08   #2
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hey man i responded on aorg..
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Old 16 March 2012, 02:17   #3
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I'm not sure if you can select what serial port/device to use. Are most games not written to just support the internal serial port for null modem play?
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Old 16 March 2012, 07:45   #4
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Yes, the high speed serial ports are only useful in os friendly applications.
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Is there not a piece of software to allow serial games to run off say TCP/IP?
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Funny imagination to steer a car in Xtreme racing with stylus of graphics tablet
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