Author Topic: Expanding the 4mb Expansion Pack?  (Read 10672 times)

Nato

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Expanding the 4mb Expansion Pack?
« on: January 04, 2017, 10:13:37 AM »
Hi guys!
I was thinking about the performance drop of some games that can utilize the 4mb expansion pack for Hi-Resolution video.
Does mupen64plus partitian the memory expansion seperately from the main ram?
Would a 16mb expansion pack improve a Hi-Res game's framerate if the 4mb ram became 20mb?

Or am I way off how the emulator behaves?
 Like when the Expansion Pack is disabled in the emulator settings..
The memory doesn't change but the game doesn't read the pack?

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Re: Expanding the 4mb Expansion Pack?
« Reply #1 on: January 04, 2017, 05:53:27 PM »
The game won't read the pak if it's disabled in the options. Making it bigger than 8mb won't help because games won't know how to utilize it.