Spencer 1.0 and audio

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Spencer 1.0 and audio

Postby ssolie » Sat Oct 06, 2018 2:06 am

I just installed Spencer on my X5000 and it guru'd on first try. No happiness. I sent a bug report to the authors.

Then I took a chance and tried installing an audio card.

After the audio card was installed then Spencer worked without issue.

Great little game by the way. Easily worth the moola.

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Re: Spencer 1.0 and audio

Postby daveyw » Sun Oct 07, 2018 4:24 am

ssolie wrote:Then I took a chance and tried installing an audio card.


You don't have a sound card installed in your X5000 as a standard?
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Re: Spencer 1.0 and audio

Postby Skateman » Sun Oct 07, 2018 7:40 pm

So u could say that having a Soundcard is a Spencer 1.0 requirement :-)
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Re: Spencer 1.0 and audio

Postby salass00 » Mon Oct 08, 2018 10:07 am

Having the VOID driver (equivalent of >NIL: for AHI basically) available would probably be a good idea for systems with no usable sound card installed. Unfortunately it is not included with the OS yet IIRC.
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Re: Spencer 1.0 and audio

Postby ssolie » Mon Oct 08, 2018 10:56 pm

Skateman wrote:So u could say that having a Soundcard is a Spencer 1.0 requirement :-)

Yeppers. Not a big issue for most I'm sure.

Anyway, the bug has been fixed since I posted and I assume and updated Spencer will be made available to all.
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Re: Spencer 1.0 and audio

Postby seventhwonder » Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:12 am

@ssolie

Game also doesn't work on A1222. Maybe that was the reason ?
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