Hacking How do I repair WBFS files?

Deleted member 94204

Well-Known Member
OP
Member
Joined
Aug 8, 2007
Messages
280
Trophies
0
Location
In the parallel dimension
Website
Visit site
XP
326
Country
United States
Well I haven't messed with my Wii in a while and now I remember why. It appears that 11 of my games (on FAT32) were corrupted, fragmented, or otherwise messed up. To fix this I tried to make a WBFS partition and copy games over to it using the Wii Backup Manager but it shows the 11 games as invalid (and unable to copy to the WBFS partition). From what I've googled it looks like it may be a problem with blank padding.

Quoting from the WBFS File 2.9 changelog:
QUOTE said:
v2.0 caused the created files to contain additional blank padding
and so was reported as inconsistent (hd num sector doesn't match)
any .wbfs files created with v2.0 can be fixed by using:
mkdir temp
wbfs_file -f source.wbfs extract_wbfs_all temp
then in temp should be the fixed file. (hopefully)
I tried copying a .wbfs file to my desktop and running this program on Guitar Hero 5 however it ignored it and ran through to Rockband 2 for some reason. That was the only file it would attempt to fix and running the command again will only try to overwrite Rockband 2 with itself.

Does anyone know a proper command to use with WBFS File or any other program that can extract/repair/ or merge wbfs and wbf1, wbf2, wbf3... files?
 

Deleted member 94204

Well-Known Member
OP
Member
Joined
Aug 8, 2007
Messages
280
Trophies
0
Location
In the parallel dimension
Website
Visit site
XP
326
Country
United States
I tried the command "wit verify F:\wbfs"
and it results in this.
Code:
*****ÂÂwit: Wiimms ISO Tool v1.20a r1945 cygwin - Dirk Clemens - 2010-11-05ÂÂ***
**
+OKÂÂÂÂ 1.0/4ÂÂDATAÂÂÂÂSZAE69 /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RGHE52.wbfs
!! wit: ERROR #14 [WII DISC NOT FOUND] in wd_open_disc() @ src/libwbfs/wiidisc.c
#1176
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂDisc magic not found: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RNFE69.wbfs
!! wit: ERROR #14 [WII DISC NOT FOUND] in wd_open_disc() @ src/libwbfs/wiidisc.c
#1283
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂCan't open wii disc: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RNFE69.wbfs
!! wit: ERROR #14 [WII DISC NOT FOUND] in OpenDiscSF() @ src/lib-sf.c#651
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂCan't open Wii disc: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RNFE69.wbfs
!! wit: ERROR #14 [WII DISC NOT FOUND] in wd_open_disc() @ src/libwbfs/wiidisc.c
#1176
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂDisc magic not found: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RNOP01.wbfs
!! wit: ERROR #14 [WII DISC NOT FOUND] in wd_open_disc() @ src/libwbfs/wiidisc.c
#1283
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂCan't open wii disc: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RNOP01.wbfs
!! wit: ERROR #14 [WII DISC NOT FOUND] in OpenDiscSF() @ src/lib-sf.c#651
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂCan't open Wii disc: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RNOP01.wbfs
!! wit: ERROR #14 [WII DISC NOT FOUND] in wd_open_disc() @ src/libwbfs/wiidisc.c
#1176
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂDisc magic not found: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RZTE01.wbfs
!! wit: ERROR #14 [WII DISC NOT FOUND] in wd_open_disc() @ src/libwbfs/wiidisc.c
#1283
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂCan't open wii disc: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RZTE01.wbfs
!! wit: ERROR #14 [WII DISC NOT FOUND] in OpenDiscSF() @ src/lib-sf.c#651
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂCan't open Wii disc: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/RZTE01.wbfs

Trying "wit verify xxxxxx.wbfs" on a specific file tells me
Code:
!! wit: ERROR #27 [WRONG FILE TYPE] in SourceIteratorHelper() @ src/lib-sf.c#374
6
!!ÂÂÂÂÂÂGameCube or Wii ISO image expected: /cygdrive/f/wbfs/R2VJ01.wbfs
! wit: No valid source file found.

I have the following files in my wbfs folder:
RZTE01.wbfs
R2VJ01.wbfs
RDDEA4.wbfs
RUUE01.wbfs
RBAE41.wbfs
RBAE41.wbf1
RNFE69.wbfs
RMBE01.wbfs
SXAE52.wbfs
SXAE52.wbf1
RNOP01.wbfs
RNOP01.wbf1
RNOP01.wbf2
RGHE52.wbfs
RGHE52.wbf1
RZZE8P.wbfs
RZZE8P.wbf1
R3BE8P.wbf1
RS3E52.wbf1
RMCE01.wbf1
RCJE8P.wbf1
RSBE01.wbf1
RSBE01.wbf2
RSBE01.wbf3
SXEP52.wbf1
SXEP52.wbf2
RMGE01.wbf1
 

Deleted member 94204

Well-Known Member
OP
Member
Joined
Aug 8, 2007
Messages
280
Trophies
0
Location
In the parallel dimension
Website
Visit site
XP
326
Country
United States
adriande2 said:
That's easy, just re-download or re-rip the iso again.
I have crap internets, I would try to force-recheck with utorrent but I downloaded iso files in the first place instead of wbfs files. But that just reminded me, I hacked my friend's console a little after I hacked mine so maybe he has a few of those games.
 

You may also like...

General chit-chat
Help Users
  • No one is chatting at the moment.
  • M4x1mumReZ @ M4x1mumReZ:
    "Skittles" Angel Knight
    +2
  • Z-BOI @ Z-BOI:
    anyone wanna be friends on ancf also know as animal crossing city folk i've got wiimmfi and if you do to friend me my code is 4859-3318-6620 name Z-boi town: pog
  • x65943 @ x65943:
    Knee-how GBAtemp
  • Kittfox63 @ Kittfox63:
    Hello, anybody here?
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    We aren't bodies we're robots
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    1800 Nintendo support at your service
  • Kittfox63 @ Kittfox63:
    Wow!
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    Wow spelled upside down is Mom
  • Psionic Roshambo @ Psionic Roshambo:
    Sham Wow!!!
  • Shape @ Shape:
    Hi, it's Vince with S-S-S-Slap chop...
  • Shape @ Shape:
    You're gonna be in a great mood all day. You'll be slapping your troubles away with the slap chop, slappin' your troubles away with the slap chop...
  • x65943 @ x65943:
    Guys I need help, my obscure Nintendo system from 20 years ago is giving an error when I try to plug it into my toaster
  • x65943 @ x65943:
    Why aren't you guys helping???!!?
  • x65943 @ x65943:
    Fine I will go to another more helpful website!
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    Onlyfans only takes money it's only helpful for about 20 minute
  • x65943 @ x65943:
    I am subscribed to kenniesnewname
  • x65943 @ x65943:
    Unfortunately he doesn't post enough belly button vids, which is the only reason most of us still watch
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    I hear that guy is pretty small tho
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    Hawaiian punch Mango Monsoon is pretty good ngl
  • K3N1 @ K3N1:
    Really wanna add some whipped vodka to it
    K3N1 @ K3N1: Really wanna add some whipped vodka to it