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'''''PMB''''' (presumed to stand for '''''Palladix Music PC-Beeper''''') is a format supported by [[Palladix Music System]].
 
'''''PMB''''' (presumed to stand for '''''Palladix Music PC-Beeper''''') is a format supported by [[Palladix Music System]].
  
Despite targetting the [[PC Speaker]], this format produces 1-bit samples rather than just square waves and even includes an instrument table.
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Despite targetting the [[PC Speaker]], this format produces pulse waves which can be modulated to the point of volume control and even includes an instrument table.
  
 
The original driver is mute under DOSBox 0.74, which may be due to a timer bug already patched on SourceForge.
 
The original driver is mute under DOSBox 0.74, which may be due to a timer bug already patched on SourceForge.
  
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* [[PLX (XMPlay)|PLX]] - XMPlay
 
* [[PLX (XMPlay)|PLX]] - XMPlay
  
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==Games==
 
==Games==
 
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| [[The Curse of RA (DOS)]]
 
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| {{Song-Box|201 - The Curse of RA - DOS - Title.ogg}}
 
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Latest revision as of 19:33, 29 November 2018

PMB
PMB.png
Developer: Palladix
Header: Custom
Content: Notational
Instruments: Internal
Target Output
Output - Digital Audio - No.png Output - MIDI - No.png Output - FM Synthesis - No.png Output - PSG.png
Released: 1990
First Game: The Curse of RA (DOS)
Extensions
  • *.pmb

PMB (presumed to stand for Palladix Music PC-Beeper) is a format supported by Palladix Music System.

Despite targetting the PC Speaker, this format produces pulse waves which can be modulated to the point of volume control and even includes an instrument table.

The original driver is mute under DOSBox 0.74, which may be due to a timer bug already patched on SourceForge.

Players

(Category)

Games

(Category)
Released Title Sample
1990-??-?? The Curse of RA (DOS)
1990-??-?? M.U.D.S. - Mean Ugly Dirty Sport (DOS)
1990-??-?? Rock'n Roll (DOS)
1991-0?-?? Logical (DOS)

How to Obtain

PMB files usually have to be manually extracted from game files, a process that is different for pretty much every game that uses them.

Technical

All PMB files begin with "PLX" and 254.