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DOSBox performance
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Noticed dosbox-sdl2 is preinstalled so was eager to try some games. I have tried two now, Pinball Mania (1995) and Death Rally (1996). AFAIK RetroStone 2 has 2 cores and both games should run easily with one. I have tweaked a lot but performance is so bad it's unplayable... everything works but slowly, audio is stuttering, etc.

Is DOSBox meant to be used on RetroStone2 or do I just have to keep looking for a game that works? Jetpack (1993) would be one to try as it's one of the most least resource intensive games I know on MS-DOS, but after Pinball Mania I'm not sure if I should have lots of effort so wanted to ask first.

If DOSBox should work on this machine, what should be the optimal settings for it? Thanks in advance.
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will check those games
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Death Rally, from what i've seen , https://www.classicdosgames.com/game/Death_Rally.html , has minimum requirements: 486DX2/66 Computer, preferred: Pentium 90 MHz or better . From RetroPie wiki, https://github.com/retropie/retropie-setup/wiki/PC , you would need a Raspberry Pi 3B to be similar to 486DX2 . As the Retrostone2 is supposed to be compared to a Raspberry Pi2 , although most DOS titles < 1995 will run fullspeed, some will stutter or be unplayable
Will check on tweak and compiling a newer dosbox version, maybe it will help.
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