Thursday, December 29, 2011

Windows 3.1 null modem

The previous post regarding ppp over serial null modem also works with Windows 3.1 and DOSBox :D

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

XM6 TypeG nullmodem PPP Proof of Concept

I set up PPP on an Ubuntu virtual machine and installed a virtual com port driver for the windows host. I point the VM at one com port and the emulator at another. Run the PPP server in the VM then the PPP client on the x68. And here we are.

Monday, December 12, 2011

MGS PCX to TIM Conversion

I've been pretty successful lately in converting the PCX files that MGS PC uses to TIM format. TIM format is easier to deal with since plugins already exist for it. Converting 8-bit back to PCX is working, 4-bit is pretty close. More to come...