Hacking BlueDump Alpha 2

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http://shadybrew.myfail.net/index.php?title=BlueDump

BlueDump is a Title and Save Manager, most of the stuff is explained on the link above


BlueDump Alpha 3 Download

Alpha 3
* Show IOS names (for example IOS36)
* Show IOS versions (for example IOS 249 v18)
* Disabled logging by default
* Code cleanup
* Creating folders correctly now if they don't exist
* Some more stuff i forgot
Alpha 2

* Backup savedata from VC/WiiWare and Disc games
* Restore savedata from VC/WiiWare and Disc games
* Backup title's to WAD (correctly signed, will only work on your own wii if you use the normal version !)

Alpha 1

* Never released
 

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This dumps saves from Wiiware and Virtual Console and Disc games (but doesn't require the disc to be in the wii) Which I think is amazing, nice work.

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* Backup savedata from VC/WiiWare and Disc games
* Restore savedata from VC/WiiWare and Disc games
* Backup title's to WAD (correctly signed, will only work on your own wii if you use the normal version !)
 

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also, nothing is from waninkoko, everything is written by myself and some code from TriiForce and FSToolBox so
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this one is like savegame manager and wad creator rolled into one
is not really true as that sounds i used everything form wanin xD
 

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This looks great! thank you nicksasa

So if I understand well the normal version is for legit VC/WW and the fakesigned one is for "pirated VC/WW"? But both will work to backup Wii saves ?
 

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crwys said:
This dumps saves from Wiiware and Virtual Console and Disc games (but doesn't require the disc to be in the wii) Which I think is amazing, nice work.

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* Backup savedata from VC/WiiWare and Disc games
* Restore savedata from VC/WiiWare and Disc games
* Backup title's to WAD (correctly signed, will only work on your own wii if you use the normal version !)

You haven't needed the disc in the drive for a long time EG savegame manager doesn't require a disc in the drive.

Looks good nick
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Feature Requests...

- Backup ALL Wiisaves (just copy the root dir)

- Backup ALL WiiWare/VC (copy from root dir but only /data folders)

- Backup ALL saves (both of the above)

I was actually thinking of stripping down your toolbox to do this myself, but if you add these things then that would be super cool imho.

I can't play about with this for hours and hours till I get home, but can I ask what is the folder structure of the saves when backed up ?

Are they save with the same folders as on nand, the same way as waninkoko or different ?

EG: 00010001/4e414a39
 

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they are saved like sd:/BlueDump/Savedata/DISC SXAP GH World Tour
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and i will add those things, there are reasons its still an alpha heh

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This looks great! thank you nicksasa

So if I understand well the normal version is for legit VC/WW and the fakesigned one is for "pirated VC/WW"? But both will work to backup Wii saves ?
well, the wad's you make with the normal version can only be installed on the wii they are made on, if you use the fakesign version all the generated wad's can be installed on any wii
 

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like wad creator, can this make wads of IOSs? If so, can it also make wads of IOS249 (and the other cios slots over 200?). The reason I ask is because I know wad creator disabled creating wads for IOS249, 250 and homebrew (HAXX version) but allowed it for all other IOSs/Channels

Also... if I were to extract a wad of a non-fakesigned IOS using the fakesigned version, will the extracted IOS be fakesigned? If i want an exact duplicate of an IOS to install on a friends wii, which version should I use (if either)?
 

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nicksasa said:
they are saved like sd:/BlueDump/Savedata/DISC SXAP GH World Tour
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Cool, that makes it easy for people to look at the SD card and know what's what
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Maybe instal saves to external nand would be a good future addition too (for triiforce), and install wads to triiforce folders too as some of the apps that are doing this are doing it wrong (only showmiiwads + wadmanger 1.5) do it correctly.

and, and, and
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1. yes, it can
2. wel, the IOS it's TMD and TIK will be fakesigned, it doesnt patch the trucha bug in it if you mean that
3. i would try the normal version first, i dont think it will matter for ios'es but im not 100 % sure
 

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I like one of your "mods"
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I tried to recreate it but, adding what I thought would add the extra ....features didn't work.

Shadybrew seems a good idea for those that get rejected from Wiibrew, or those that get allowed to put up an app, only for the code snobs to criticise it and accuse the auther of piracy.

I'll need to give a wee helping hand over the next week (busy for the next few days) to get some things uploaded, like cIOS installers, and all the many different loaders out there.
 

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hmm, maybe it didnt make the folder structure, please make these and run it again

sd:/BlueDump/Savedata
sd:/BlueDump/WAD
 

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nicksasa said:
hmm, maybe it didnt make the folder structure, please make these and run it again

sd:/BlueDump/Savedata
sd:/BlueDump/WAD

works now dumped gradious to wad but gives exception dsi and stack dumps and reloads back to the HBC all the time
 

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here's the error from the log file

Backing up title to wAD ...
Path for dump = sd:/BlueDump/WAD/00010001-00010001.wad
Started WAD Packing...
Packing Title 00010001-00010001
Reading Certs... Cert Path is /sys/cert.sys
ISFS_Open(/sys/cert.sys) returned 6
Size = 2560 bytes
ISFS Blocksize = 2048
Padded Cert size = 2560
done
Reading Ticket... Ticket Path is /ticket/00010001/00010001.tik
ISFS_Open(/ticket/00010001/00010001.tik) returned -106
ISFS_GetFileStats(fd) returned -4

does this with IOS's and installed channels eg neogmma
 

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