PS2Netbox / PS2USB network adapter

Discussion in 'Sony Programming and Development' started by ps2netbox, Jan 2, 2018.

  1. sp193

    sp193 Well Known Member

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    Games are generally not optimized to make the most out of a IDE interface, so games are not the best way to test performance, I agree. In fact, they usually make small reads.

    When I wrote the above, I was concerned if whether it was 6MB/s when continuously reading blocks of data (and as you wrote, it is not). If it works well (and has support for DMA), then that is very good.

    In my opinion, there can be a lot of factors here. For example, if one used an old version of OPL or even HDLoader, there may be some stuttering in some games because our dev9DmaTransfer() function used to wait for DMA completion with a semaphore. However, it appears that Sony did not use a semaphore there because it results in a performance impact. This was only corrected in 2013.

    But if ps2netbox can be better, then that is good!

    Thank you, but I stopped working on OPL in 2015. As the author of Jimmikaelkael has been absent, I did not want to make the decision to add any feature that links OPL to POPS (OPL is Jimmikaelkael's project, under Ifcaro's account).

    Thank you for taking the time to explain how your work functions!
     
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    ps2netbox Active Member

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    I have not do much research on PS2 as you , khn , wisi and many other pioneers.
    What I do is just copy /past code from ps2sdk and OPL , remove the redundant code ,chose the simple code ,
    make them tight with my hardware .
    There are a lot to improve . But since users have satisfied , I just start another project on nes/snes.
     
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  3. Shenmue_Trilogy

    Shenmue_Trilogy Rising Member

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    Is there any advantage to use PS2NetBox instead of raspberry pi via Ethernet connection? As in this video:

     
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    ps2netbox Active Member

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    1) PS2Netbox 's speed is very fast, about 3 times to high end PC / Nas ,
    2) PS2Netbox is designed highly user friendly .Just drag and drop ISO to hard disk ,without any settings or knowledge .
     
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    Yes. PS2USB does not have a network interface .
    It is not a clone of any network adapter . It is a bran-new design , from hardware to software.
     
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    nonosto Enthusiastic Member

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    and PS3 FAT Backward? work?
     
  7. ps2netbox

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    No, both of them are designed for PS2.
     
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    I have Ps2NetBox for slim models and it works perfectly and dumb-proof. I can recommend it however the price is too high for a lot of people.

    And it works much better and easier than SMB through Raspberry Pi.

    What about updates? Modified OPL updates and device's itself? :)
     
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  9. tkeely4777

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    Highly interested, where can I purchase one of these?
     
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