slot 1 with files compression support ?

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by dodol, Nov 20, 2007.

  1. dodol

    dodol GBAtemp Regular

    Sep 24, 2007
    United States
    Just curious if there's slot 1 with files compression support ?
  2. 4saken

    4saken Retired Ace Attorney

    Nov 28, 2006
    Not that I know of. The DS is not powerful enough to decompress files in a suitable amount of time.
  3. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    Search for DSCompress, it supports Gzip and plain zip although for day to day stuff I would not suggest it. Perhaps for some homebrew you do not often use or even stuff like GBA roms if you use a GBA expansion (Chuckstudios also ad some stuff with his 3 in 1 tool).
  4. Maikel Steneker

    Maikel Steneker M3 Fanboy

    May 16, 2007
    I used to have a tool to compress GBA roms. It was quite fast, the screen would stay red for a few seconds and then start the game. I wonder where I left it...

    Edit: it would be red and then blue. I found it again:
    You might want to use this batchfile:
    lztest in.gba out.gba
    copy /b m3decompress.bin + out.gba compressed.gba
    del out.gba
    del in.gba
  5. Rankio

    Rankio GBAtemp Fan

    Mar 7, 2007
    United States
    I bet if you compress a trimmed ROM you wouldn't save much of anything. You're better off just trimming.
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