1. hippy dave

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    This is the first time I've been incorrect about anything in my life and I'm emotionally devastated that you've pointed it out. Repeatedly.

    Like I said, I'm glad you're happy with the situation for end users, and don't know or care about any of the hassle going on to make it happen. Enjoy.

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    Sure it was never a literal utopia, there'll always be bickering about stuff. I didn't hear about much drama before, but got the impression there was some. I'm sure it didn't all involve hbg.

    Nothing's perfect, but things have got a lot uglier. And I'm not even talking about blawar's face.
     
  2. Rahkeesh

    Rahkeesh GBAtemp Maniac
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    Apparently block compression is now working in Tinfoil/DZ? Is HBG going this direction now, that it is installing games as compressed? Anyone know how this affects in-game performance?
     
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  3. wurstpistole

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    Of course and why would it, it gets "unzipped" during installation
     
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    I thought the whole point of block compression was that it actually reduced install size, as opposed to solid compression which does not.
     
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    wurstpistole I got 8 warning points
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    There is no reduced install size.
     
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    HBG not workin anymore
     
  7. wurstpistole

    wurstpistole I got 8 warning points
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    Just because you are incapable of maintaining a working installation does not mean that hbg in general is not working anymore.
     
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    O downloaded the newsest release from the website, now xci or new games!

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    i have to chose a hbg Theme
     
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  17. Dave_Chad

    Dave_Chad GBAtemp Advanced Fan
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    It seems to be that HBG is now blocked in the UK. Have 2 friends on latest release confirm that they have no "New Games" section and someone on the HBG Discord mentioned this. I didn't want to believe it!

    Wonder if there will be a work around somehow other than a VPN as that would be complicated for most, my router doesn't directly support VPN as far as I know.
     
  18. wurstpistole

    wurstpistole I got 8 warning points
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    Interesting. It's probably just a dns block tho. Wouldn't using a custom DNS in Switch settings already solve that issue?
     
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    wurstpistole I got 8 warning points
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    What happens if you open the URLs in locations.conf in your desktop browser?
     
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    I'm not sure actually but that would be nice I'm currently in the USA so can't test.
     
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    wurstpistole I got 8 warning points
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    If it's just a DNS block this would work. If it's blocked by country of origin you would have to set up a VPN through your router
     
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    Router VPN wouldn't be doable for most in my area without buying a new router. We are dominated by one local ISP and all use the standard equipment provided...

    Shame I can't test anything right now!

    Sent from my VOG-L09/Huawei P30 Pro
     
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    wurstpistole I got 8 warning points
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    The discord is gone again. Anyone got some Intel?
     
  25. nero99

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    Why’s it matter when we have something better called JackinTheShop? Better than HBG, no need for altered atmosphere set up
     
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    Last I checked Jack was slow to get in new games let alone adopt NSZ. Though I support lower drama alternatives.
     
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    You dont need to alter your CFW with HBG either. The DRM was removed a few weeks ago.
     
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