Block automatic updates from the firmware?

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by adrian2040, Oct 23, 2008.

  1. adrian2040
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    adrian2040 GBAtemp Fan

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    With the release of firmware 3.4, I guess I won't be updating anymore. I'm right now on firmware 3.2. However, I fear that future automatic updates from discs might update my Wii automatically. Is there a Wii homebrew that enables me to block every automatic firmware update? For some reason I think StarFall does,but I don't remember well and I think I'm just guessing. Any help would be appreciated. (And I can't use Trucha signer to remove the updates since I don't burn my own isos.)
     
  2. GhostSonic

    GhostSonic GBAtemp Regular

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    I wish people would stop calling it 3.4, because it really isn't. Starfall can block updates, though.
     
  3. chuckstudios

    chuckstudios Putting the pro in procrastination

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    IANAL, but I think I remember reading that an update without asking the user is illegal.
     
  4. g4jek8j54

    g4jek8j54 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    For most games with an update, GeckoOS can bypass the update process of the disc.
     
  5. masterbraz

    masterbraz Newbie

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    can games be played w/o updating tho?
     
  6. Arm the Homeless

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    /home/andy/
    IT IS NOT 3.4
    Holy mother of atheism.

    Run Starfall and choose what patches you want.
     
  7. GhostSonic

    GhostSonic GBAtemp Regular

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    I've been able to play MKWii on my 3.2U wii with star fall. I think it depends on the game though, some games MIGHT not work. But usually they will work.
     
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