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Old 19 November 2019, 13:45   #2501
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Here is the second part of "Update Pack #30", which contains the following:

10 new game additions:

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Baron Baldric - A Grave Adventure
Bowls
Breed 96
Corporation - Mission Disk
Dream Cars [AGA]
Epic Extra Missions
Magic-Jumper
Myth
The Amazing Spider-Man
Wonderland
This now brings the total number of games in my collection to 2900

For me this is a massive milestone... never in a million years did I think I'd reach 2900 games i.e. 600 additions since the public base release back in January 2018.

It's been a long, hard struggle; especially trying to find decent games over the past year... anyway, got there somehow

PMs will be sent out shortly
All very much appreciated but you know you want to hit the big 3000

Seriously, thank you D.
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Old 19 November 2019, 21:25   #2502
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Now comes the fun part

Every 10 x "Update Packs" I usually re-upload everything to save people the trouble of having to manually apply each "Update Pack" individually...

RCK for example; doesn't want to be included in individual "Update Pack" PMs and waits for this new "Base Install + Update Packs 1 - #"

...so will begin this process shortly, but given the slow speed of my ADSL internet connection it's bound to take over 30 hours
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Now I can finally go to sleep

...as all new 32 x 500MB parts for the "Base Install + Update Packs #1 - 30" are currently uploading
Damn my slow ADSL internet connection

It takes roughly 83 minutes to upload a 500MB part; and there are 32 parts

...this is about 44 hours; I started uploading this morning at 1:30am so you can guess when it will be completed.

Edit: at 11:30pm tonight; exactly 50% has now been uploaded, which has taken 22 hours... this means all should be completed by roughly 9:30pm tomorrow night

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Phew, all new 32 x 500MB parts for the "Base Install + Update Packs #1 - 30" have finally completed uploading!!!

For anyone that currently has my collection; I'd suggest doing the following, which will make your life easier and less hassle going forward if you ever need to re-install:
  • Blow away everything that I've given you prior to now.
  • PM me for the new URLs.
  • Download and save somewhere onto external media i.e. a hard drive or USB stick.
  • Enjoy!!!
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Nice work Damien, I appreciate the time and effort you spent uploading this monster of a collection.

I think I've got your collection fairly up to date but errors can creep in I suppose so I wouldn't mind getting those links of you please?
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Nice work Damien, I appreciate the time and effort you spent uploading this monster of a collection.

I think I've got your collection fairly up to date but errors can creep in I suppose so I wouldn't mind getting those links of you please?
Check your PMs wiz12
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Check your PMs wiz12

Got it,Thanks!
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DamienD is god. Such an amazing job, and he even found the time to send me a PM answering to my previous post!

I would have sworn I had donated, but I'm looking through my PP transfers and see nothing. This project deserves all the gratitude it can get, so I'm doing it now

Thanks again!
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