List of Trim-able roms

Discussion in 'Other Flashing Hardware & Software' started by Child Abuser, Aug 1, 2006.

  1. Child Abuser
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    hey guys,

    is there a list of trim-able roms anywhere?

    if not, maybe we should start one.

    thanks.
     
  2. Dirtie

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    Almost all roms are trimmable, and as far as I know the software for pretty much all the backup devices all do it automatically.

    If you're referring to ripped roms, then that's a different story.
     
  3. omegatr0n

    omegatr0n GBAtemp Regular

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    whats the diff between trimming and ripping
     
  4. legendofphil

    legendofphil Phil no Densetsu

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    Ripped games have either had files taken out or downsampled.
    Trimmed games have just had the junk removed that was added to make the ROM a full card size.
     
  5. outphase

    outphase Custom title

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    the only problem with trimming i had was Trace Memory on the M3... G6 works fine with trim
     
  6. omegatr0n

    omegatr0n GBAtemp Regular

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    oh....so all carts are full its jut the rom itsself my not bt ehta tbig....
    so if i hvae a clean dump...can it be trimmed
     
  7. outphase

    outphase Custom title

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    yeah that's true. trimming only removes file padding at the end (rather, it should be only removing the padding)
     
  8. omegatr0n

    omegatr0n GBAtemp Regular

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    so are clean dumps trimmed or no...
     
  9. Child Abuser
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    Child Abuser Member

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    no they aren't, you'll have to trim them yourself.

    and thanks for the feedback guys.
     
  10. Hero-Link

    Hero-Link Hero of Derrr

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    no they arent trimmed, you can trim them if you want.
     
  11. Warm Woolly Shee

    Warm Woolly Shee GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    make a new thread with the list! Should it be in the g6 forum, or a more general forum?
     
  12. skydoune

    skydoune Advanced Member

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    Ok

    List of trimmable nds roms

    - ALL [​IMG]
     
  13. omegatr0n

    omegatr0n GBAtemp Regular

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    so the games i have may get even smaller...damn maybe 1gb is over kill
     
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