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Old 11-04-2007, 10:55 AM
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is it ok to ask how to put the roms on ? like what file to place it into under rockbox on the sansa ?
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is it ok to ask how to put the roms on ? like what file to place it into under rockbox on the sansa ?
All the info is there:

http://www.rockbox.org/twiki/bin/vie.../PluginRockboy
http://www.rockbox.org/twiki/bin/view/Main/PluginDoom
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is it ok to ask how to put the roms on ? like what file to place it into under rockbox on the sansa ?
Please read the manual and the FAQs.

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Old 11-04-2007, 04:04 PM
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i wish i were smart enough to only have looked harder in the first place to save some embarresment but thank you for redirecting me and now that i read the manual a good few times i figured it out
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Ok, I've look around a bit, sorry if this is in some other thread or post, I'm just not sure who I should be asking. But are there rockbox supported games besides the ones on rockbox.org, like the game boy games or doom, that are completely freeware? Or maybe just old classic games that don't have copyrights?
And one more question, I know it's kind of a weird question, but I own a gameboy and some games. Is it legal for me to have some of those games on my sandisk? Thanks for any answers, and again sorry if I shouldn't be posting this here
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Ok, I've look around a bit, sorry if this is in some other thread or post, I'm just not sure who I should be asking. But are there rockbox supported games besides the ones on rockbox.org, like the game boy games or doom, that are completely freeware? Or maybe just old classic games that don't have copyrights?
And one more question, I know it's kind of a weird question, but I own a gameboy and some games. Is it legal for me to have some of those games on my sandisk? Thanks for any answers, and again sorry if I shouldn't be posting this here
No, the copyright holders have not allowed that. Even if you own the game kart, it is still illegal to download the roms.
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Correct, it is like ripping DVDs even though you own them putting them on your computer is illegal.
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No, DVDs are encrypted. Even though you own them, in many countries decrypting them MAY be illegal.

In terms of unencrypted ROMs there is almost always a law that allows personal backup allowing you to copy the game to your computer FROM THE CARTRIDGE. Downloading it is not the same, and that is usually forbidden.
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What ALL should be not asked for/posted?
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You miss the OP? If you did I'm guessing you also missed posts #19 and #20. If you did I suggest you go back and read them.

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Take the "may" in that as "will".

In other words if it's determined a post involves how to obtain copyrighted material the poster gets banned...period. That may seem harsh but there's no one on staff that's a copyright attorney. If we see a discussion that asks where or how to obtain copyrighted material we ban the posters in order to make it clear that ABi and it's owners won't allow copyrighted material to be transacted thru this site.

You can't see them but there are dozens of posts about copyrighted material on this site. You can't see them because the posters were banned after a single warning and their posts deleted.

Take that as a friendly warning that it's best to look anywhere else other than here for Doom related material. As was said earlier it's all copyrighted as far as we know so discussing any of it here won't end well.
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