Playing MOD files

Door edoz

Prophet (2501)

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23-01-2013, 15:42


If i download some mod files from the internet and try to play them on my moonsound it's not working.
I use the play tool MPCOM8.COM under DOS2.
If i try to play a MOD file using the util, it's unpacking the MOD module but at some point it is giving a CRC error.
I did this with 10 different MOD files. Is this because those mod files i use are not supported ?
And if so... how can i see if a MOD file is supported ? Maybe someone has already a free collection of MOD files that are playable on the MSX ?

I love to try this player Wink Hope someone could help me !

Many THanks! Murdoch

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Van syn

Prophet (2135)

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23-01-2013, 17:46

I have no experience with the software, but what size are those mod files?

Van Haohmaru

Paladin (774)

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23-01-2013, 17:58

If I remember correctly I used NOP's MOD player for MoonSound V1.0 with great success. It plays pretty much every MOD file that fits in the Moonsound sample RAM.

Van SolidEric

Champion (332)

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23-01-2013, 18:14

Indeed, nop modplayer plays allmost every standard modfile, no s3m, xm or other mods(more than 4 channel). Wasn't not for tr?

Van Marq

Champion (387)

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23-01-2013, 18:37

There's a slight chance that the modules are compressed with PowerPacker, thus rendering them unusable (even though I doubt it).

Van yzi

Champion (444)

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23-01-2013, 18:37

There is no CRC error checking in a ProTracker MOD file.

Van edoz

Prophet (2501)

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23-01-2013, 18:57

WhoW!! the NOP player works very COOOOL !! First time i play a mod file on my MSX... Super!

Van kuro

Resident (36)

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29-07-2014, 17:00

I try NOP's MOD player under DOS2.
and OPL4 on slot1.
but not boot.

this command enter.


Many thanks.