[Help] Braindump Too Slow On Pokémon Sun

Discussion in '3DS - ROM Hacking, Translations and Utilities' started by Newtrat, Feb 13, 2017.

  1. Newtrat
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    I'm tring to extract the ExeFS and RomFS, but it's soooo sloooow. Too much slow! It's been like 5 hours that I'm waiting and the progress of the RomFS is just at 217088/3111656! I also calculated that it goes up by 1025 every 2 minutes. So it will take 4 days!!! I don't know why it's soo sloow! Last time I used Braindump, it was on Rune Factory 4, and it wasn't so slow to extract. I extracted it in like 1-2 hours and it was like 1GiB or 2GiB. Is there a method to fix this?
     
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  2. trainboy2019

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    I wouldn't go asking for a romfs, no one can provide a link as it's against the rules. Braindump is a long process. I'm guessing you're using an old 3ds, it might be faster with a new 3ds.
     
  3. Aletron9000

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    I think building a cia from the sd contents, decrypting it, and extracting it is faster. But that only works with a9lh or 9.2
     
  4. Lilith Valentine

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    Do you have A9LH installed? If you do, use Decrypt9 instead
     
  5. Asia81

    Asia81 In my Ecchi World <3

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    Braindump is like RxTools, outdated and slow.
    Use decrypt9
     
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    While i agree, if you do not have arm9 (via safehax, 9.2, or a9lh), you have no choice
     
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  7. xtheman

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    ???
    decrypt9 can be launched as a .3dsx...
     
  8. Mazamin

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    But needs arm9 kernel access
     
  9. xtheman

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    I know but I read arm9 as a9lh since most people (stupidly) call arm9loaderhax arm9
     
  10. Newtrat
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    When I closed the screen to see if it still working, it froze and when I restarted my 3ds, all my SD card data were corrupted, except the Home Menu files. I made a backup of my pictures and apps in the morning. But for the other files, the last backup I have is 4 months old.

    Oh and, I don't know how to install A9LH/arm9. Could someone link me to a tutorial please?
     
  11. xtheman

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    ???
    https://3ds.guide/
     
  12. Asia81

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  13. EmulatorLover

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    ew brain dump I would use decrypt9
     
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