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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby wongck » Wed Jun 07, 2017 1:47 pm

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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby edingacic » Sun Sep 03, 2017 10:23 pm

My TT030 setup I would like to add VME card but I am not sure if it is compatible with CuBase ? Any users that have done this and can confirm compatibility?
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Postby frank.lukas » Sat Oct 14, 2017 8:28 pm

May be buy better an ECL to VGA Converter. With it you have 1280x960 mono and Cubase works fine with it.
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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby edingacic » Sat Oct 14, 2017 10:35 pm

where can I buy one? Tenox has them now... what was the other converter that was similar and what is the difference? Would you sell that card for TT with that external box ? I would love to try if it works with CubaseScore

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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby frank.lukas » Sun Oct 15, 2017 3:45 pm

There -> viewtopic.php?f=27&t=30157

I tested Cubase Store 3.1 Crack with a Nova ET4000 Card in mono and color and it do not work. On a Atari TT under TT-Mid and TT-High all was fine ...
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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby edingacic » Mon Nov 06, 2017 2:08 am

@frank.lukas Did you test ATARI TT under high mono with Nova ET4000 card? Did it work how was the performance compared to built in out? I am interested to find out if it speeds redraw when scrolling timeline backwards. This is where it is lacking the most.

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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby joska » Mon Nov 06, 2017 7:39 am

ET4000 has no hardware acceleration, so it's not any faster than standard TT high with NVDI.
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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby dimfil » Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:32 am

joska wrote:ET4000 has no hardware acceleration, so it's not any faster than standard TT high with NVDI.


I already have the adapter and happy with my et4000!
Do you believe that a Mach32 has more to offer? I have found one and already ordered, still waiting to arrive. I know that theoretically it is a better card, but does that have any sense when used on an Atari? Does the driver take advantage of it?

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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby joska » Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:38 am

Yes, the Nova driver use the Mach's hardware acceleration. I have no experience with Mach32/64 on the TT, but had a Nova Mach64 in my Falcon for a couple of years and it was a lot faster than my TT's ET4000.
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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby dimfil » Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:58 am

joska wrote:Yes, the Nova driver use the Mach's hardware acceleration. I have no experience with Mach32/64 on the TT, but had a Nova Mach64 in my Falcon for a couple of years and it was a lot faster than my TT's ET4000.


Thank you for answer!
Forgot to mention that I am going to use it on my Mega STe. The et4000 is still OK as it gives quite usable resolutions at 640x480 and 800x600 both at 256 colors while working MagiC 6.20.
1024x768x256 is working OK but brings the Mega Ste to the limit I think...

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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby frank.lukas » Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:51 am

My Mega STE has a Nova with MACH32 2MB VRAM card and it is ok and quicker than a ET4000. I have left 2MB of Ram with 1280x1024/256 Colors. I will order a MonSTer MSTE so I have more Ram ...
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Re: Nova VME Bus Adapter Building Files ...

Postby edingacic » Mon Nov 06, 2017 11:14 pm

it would be really helpful if someone with Mach32 card to run CuBase Score 2.0 r7 to see how it scrolls back with big arrangements. I could record a video and post it with vanilla card. I would love to get these VME cards but only if I am sure that they will work with Cubase and that cubase can use hardware acceleration form them. Not a lot of users with VME cards and high res mono monitors :(


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