Just about every sound in Gunship 2000 is perfect
under VDMSound, except for one single digital sound
effect that can sometimes affect the enjoyment of the
You'll probaly have to complete a mission in the game
to reproduce the problem.
When you achieve either primary or secondary
objectives in the game (e.g. by destroying specific
enemy targets), you receive radio confirmation from
HQ, this confirmation consists of a message at the
top of the display "Primary Achived", accompanied by
a digital sound effect that sounds a bit like white
The problem is that the digital sound effect is meant
to only last for a second or two (verified under real
DOS mode), but under VDMSound lingers throughout the
game in the form of a very loud buzzing or hissing
until you return to base, (typically 10-15 minutes).
During that time, the sound isn't right because of
this particular 'white noise' channel still switched
It only seems like a small glitch in the otherwise
perfect digital sound and MIDI emulation of this game.
I include the following just in case it may be
Athlon 1Ghz CPU, A-bit KT-7 RAID mobo, 256Mb SDRAM
Creative AudioPCI ES1371 sound card
Windows XP build 2600
Microsoft WDM sound card driver
(ES1371,ES1373 WDM) v5.1.2535.0 dated 01/07/2001
GUNSHIP 2000, final cd version, with add-on packs
Thanks in advance for any advice/help,
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