The death of Moonshell

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by chuckstudios, Mar 29, 2007.

  1. chuckstudios
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    chuckstudios Putting the pro in procrastination

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    Yesterday, I downloaded the source code for MoonShell 1.71. Upon opening it up, I saw that there were no makefiles. Intrigued, I sent an email to Moonlight.

    So... when he said the development would stop a certain date, he wasn't kidding...
     
  2. Verocity

    Verocity Ö!

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    This doesn't mean much, it just mean someone else will carry it out or he wil 'buy' RVDS [​IMG]
     
  3. chuckstudios
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    chuckstudios Putting the pro in procrastination

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    Yeah... I tried to "buy" RVDS, and couldn't find it anywhere, though.
     
  4. Verocity

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    What exactly is RVDS, just a software delvelopment software?
     
  5. chuckstudios
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    chuckstudios Putting the pro in procrastination

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    It's an official ARM compiler that costs s***loads of money. It's comparable to SDT, the compiler used to make PocketNES, GoomBA, etc.
     
  6. Verocity

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    Wonder why it costs so much, and he knew the trail would expire, wonder why he did that, was the older moonshells used with RVDS also?
     
  7. RENI

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  8. chuckstudios
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    chuckstudios Putting the pro in procrastination

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    Yes. I said it in my first post.
     
  9. fli_guy84

    fli_guy84 GBAtemp Fan

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    Wow 700,000 Yen, that's like over US$5900 T_T
     
  10. Szyslak

    Szyslak Nudibranch Lover

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    It seems to me that Moonlight is just saying that Moonshell development won't continue in RVDS. Not that moonshell will be dead.

    It doesn't make sense that the only version of moonshell built with RVDS would be the latest, but that devel would stop if RVDS is not available.

    Might this just be a misunderstanding of Moonlight's english?
     
  11. Neko

    Neko Been a while.

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  12. arctic_flame

    arctic_flame GBAtemp ATMEGA8 Fan

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    That is disturbing... [​IMG]
     
  13. Trace II

    Trace II Advanced Member

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    Why not use the trial on a different computer?
     
  14. Guyver 1

    Guyver 1 Member

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    most people dont have spare computers lying around just to program.
     
  15. Devil_Spawn

    Devil_Spawn GBAtemp Regular

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    surely if moonlight asked for donations, he would get enough
     
  16. mr_blonde_88

    mr_blonde_88 Torture You? That's A Good Idea. I Like That

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    torrent it?!?!
     
  17. dbgtdob

    dbgtdob GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    uh why would he, its not really needed, its a just extra.
     
  18. fischju_original

    fischju_original I used to be a jerk before i got banned

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    somebody download it and send it to him on a cd....
     
  19. Relys

    Relys Master of Computer Science

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    For all you l337 hax0rs out there! Please! Crack this motherf***ing evil program!
     
  20. fischju_original

    fischju_original I used to be a jerk before i got banned

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    it's already cracked
     
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