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plus plus slow.

Posted: February 12th, 2018, 8:17 am
by daveyvegas
Hi just wondering can someone please help me.
I've been running plus plus for about 2 years with about 1500 roms and a large amount of snaps and icons with no issues. I have downloaded most of these individually over the years from well know rom sites. The problem is that a recently downloaded a rom set file contain a large amount of roms . I put all the zip files in the rom file and performed an audit as normal . The problem is plus plus works painfully slowly.. All the games work but to scroll down the games list takes decades.!!! I have tried removing the recently added roms and performing an audit but the problem still remains..
Can someone plz help..
Thanks

Re: plus plus slow.

Posted: February 13th, 2018, 5:16 am
by Hierophant
Which MAME version number?

Re: plus plus slow.

Posted: February 14th, 2018, 7:00 pm
by daveyvegas
I'm using mame32 plus plus 0.119

Re: plus plus slow.

Posted: February 15th, 2018, 2:41 am
by Hierophant
That's cool, I also use the same version. Besides deleting a few CHDs I never use to save space, I basically have full ROM set for it and there is no lag when scrolling the game lists. I'm pretty sure that my 0.119 had a major meltdown sometime in the distant past and got corrupted beyond repair. The only way I could fix it was to grab a fresh copy from the Kaillera site:

http://www.kaillera.com/download.php

Of course, if you do end up going down that route, make sure to save your ROMs and variables like CFG, NVRAM, INI, etc. Add everything back into the fresh copy of 0.119 and see how it goes from there.

Re: plus plus slow.

Posted: February 16th, 2018, 7:34 am
by daveyvegas
Thank you !!!!!!!!
I downloaded a fresh version of mame( thanks for the link by the way) I moved all files across into the new version and audited games list including the rom set which I had thought was the problem and everything works perfect ..... Thank you once again for taking the time to help..

Re: plus plus slow.

Posted: February 19th, 2018, 6:57 pm
by Hierophant
Cheers, mate, glad I could help. :hello: