Homebrew StellaDS and PokeyDS -- success anyone? Not me!

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Figured out the problem with Stella -- the ROMs all have to be in a folder called stellads. Still, the selection menu is buggy as crap, making choosing the ROM a real hit-or-miss affair, and the games don't run well. Ugh.

Still nothing on PokeyDS despite loads of searching on Google.
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I figured it might be the same problem, but the developer says "Put your Atari files in the directory where you want." Naming the folder pokeyds doesn't do the trick, though.
 

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For PokeyDS they have to actually be Atari 800 XL cartridge .bins (not 5200), or at least thats all I ever got to work with it. Even then though, everything ran extremely slow and was unplayable.

As for Stella, it's been a little hit or miss. A lot of things run very slowly or refuse to load. But I have gotten a handful of games to run well, even though they still take a bit to load:

Asteroids
Atlantis
BattleZone
California Games
Centipede
Chopper Command
Commando
Cosmic Ark
Fast Edie
Frostbite
Pitfall (little slow)
Qbert
SeaQuest
Solaris
Yars Revenge
 

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