SOS - Reviving a Power 3000 tape

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Re: SOS - Reviving a Power 3000 tape

Post by mrtinb » Wed Dec 27, 2017 6:57 pm

And on this page there are 2 different ROMs http://www.2kb.dk/lambda_hardware.html
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Re: SOS - Reviving a Power 3000 tape

Post by andejens » Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:28 pm

Thank you for the links - unfortunately no luck with those either. I'll go search for my Lambda 8300 in the attic and see how it behaves on a real machine.
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Re: SOS - Reviving a Power 3000 tape

Post by mrtinb » Wed Dec 27, 2017 9:44 pm

Looks like Henrik has a great collection of Danish software for this machine on his website. Maybe he will make a copy of some of them. http://www.2kb.dk/lambda_spil.html

(My Lambda 8300 was found broken at a dump, and I have no software for it.)
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Re: SOS - Reviving a Power 3000 tape

Post by XavSnap » Thu Dec 28, 2017 11:59 pm

Hi,

Something's wrong regard the "POWER 3000" BIOS ROM !
Most of "officials" BIOS are the same "Lambda 8300" BIOS ...
I checked the CRC on Mame/Mess... and many "Pow3000.rom" BIOS, ... all CRC are similar.

Most of Power3000 games in ASM CANT work properly with this wrong BIOS!
:mrgreen:

And I don't know if actual "Power3000" emulators can work using the right Bios too...
:lol:

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Re: SOS - Reviving a Power 3000 tape

Post by andejens » Fri Dec 29, 2017 11:58 am

XavSnap wrote:
Thu Dec 28, 2017 11:59 pm
...
Something's wrong regard the "POWER 3000" BIOS ROM !
...
By pure luck I ran into a guy that happens to have a working Power 3000 computer. I'm going to try the game out on his computer to see if it works.
And I'm still gonna give it a go on my lambda 8300 as well just for the fun of it.
/Anders

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Re: SOS - Reviving a Power 3000 tape

Post by mrtinb » Wed Dec 12, 2018 11:41 am

I've just tried the game on the Lambda ROM version 1 on JSZeddy emulator, and it works great.

So this version is only playable on ROM version 1, and not the later ones.
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Re: SOS - Reviving a Power 3000 tape

Post by mrtinb » Wed Dec 12, 2018 10:17 pm

And I've played it tonight with joystick on my Lambda 8300 ROM version 1.

Thank you!
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