Akaio Private/Developer Beta updated from 1.8.8b to 1.8.9 and more

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  1. gbatempfan1
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    The #acekard channel topic on irc.gbatemp.net:5190 has been updated to show the build of beta 1.8.9. I have no idea what the changes are and I'm sure they would be mostly private anyway. I'm posting this as a status update to help show that development is still active since the release cycle can be quite long.

    Help make future versions even better, if you notice a bug in the current version test it out according to this procedure and post a report.

    On a side note if your unable/unwilling to use wifi update you can get a later version of the CMP_USRcheat cheat database it was last updated in that forum on 10/17 at the time of this post.


    Lastly some loader updates have been released since 1.8.8 @ http://akaio.net/loaders/ , for those who missed normatt's post on the fix, or didn't know he released a refix.


    Dated 09/29/11 Notes: "Refixed Kirby Mass Attack (#5833)
    Dated 09/27/11 Notes: "Fixed Kirby Mass Attack (#5833)

    Update:

    According to smiths in a post right below the 1.8.9 beta implemented the following:
    If I see anything else posted I'll add it, though I'm out of town so I won't be updating for next couple weeks.
     


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    no link to 1.8.9 D: ???
     
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    I'm sure it is just a private/developer beta, I only know because I check the channel topic several times a day. Even if I had access I wouldn't release it.
     
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    can you give the channel link
    or is it really that private that you cannot give it?
     
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    Try reading the first post more thoroughly...
     
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    seen the link and your right beta 1.8.9 :D
    cannot wait for the new fixes and hopefully more tools :P
     
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    Right now besides loader fixes and alterations and the Arm7 cheat window speed fix, the only thing that made me change the version was... well.... I drank.

    I got tired of internal names for DS Homebrew that doesn't have a good header just saying "DS Program File"... so it will say the file name now.

    HELL YEAH IT'S AMAZING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    Good to see that they're still developing, I'm still on version 1.8.7 because of the slow scrolling ...

    Keep us updated when > 1.8.8 is available!
     
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    Your "drunkeness" seems to be the most consistant indicator if there is progress.

    That is a bit handy for us who use a lot of homebrew and have to switch to filename mode to distinguish some of the them.

    One thing I wonder about is the future of Akaio as the Nintendo DS line winds down, I would suppose DS support will be frozen soon after the last few games come out and then its either retirement or off to Akaio3DS.
     
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    Isn't all Homebrew/card software actually a beta?
     
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    Would be really good to see a new version released or at least a loader to play the clean ROM of Professor Layton...
     
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    I Hope that Akaio 1.8.9 comes with a Fix to play Fossil Fighters Champions and Beyblade Metal Masters
     
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    Actually that is a nice feature.

    Program completion status isn't linked to retail status. Minecraft was sold in Alpha and Beta for a long time, as an example.
     
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    I'd really like to see support for storing some 'proper' names for GBA roms, matched based on the gba headers internal ID
     
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    And google always (most of) makes BETAs
     
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    We'd need a database on the cartridge (containing every GBA ROM/CRC/Title) that would need to be scanned every time a directory was entered. That don't really seem so feasible.
     
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    Man. I don't know about ya'll but kinetic scrolling on Wood 1.40 would be a great addition to AKAIO. Could we please have this new feature Smiths? Normatt?? :unsure: Oh and the ability to use custom icons again too, please.
     
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    You must ask that on the akaio site :P
     
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    Do you think it's worth it coolness? I asked for a start up sounds (like an .mp3 clip) on akaio.net and no one from the AKAIO team ever answered.
     
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    you mean this?
    http://www.akaio.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=776
     

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