iSmart premium 1.02 kernel 11th October 2010

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  1. FAST6191
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    [​IMG] iSmart premium 1.02 kernel 11th October 2010
    Game fixes and a serious bug squashed
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    The iSmart team have released an update that fixes several games and fixes a bug that could cause bricking of the iSmart if you ran a large rom on a cart with small cluster sizes (link to technical explanation at the end of the post). The old versions of the kernel have also been replaced on filetrip in light of this bug. Equally the bundled firmware update is the same as the one from the pokemon fixes back in September- it was mainly included to make sure everybody has the current one.

    Alongside this the team updated the SVN (for those that missed it the iSmart team went open source) and a couple of days back the team released tools to allow you to skin the menus. Links at the end of the post.
    There is also some other news to come but it has been requested we hold back for final versions.



    Release notes

    Firstly Ryukouki published a review of the iSmart Premium, you can read it on the link below
    [​IMG]Ryukouki's iSmart Premium review


    Skinning related links
    [​IMG]Menu skinning program
    [​IMG] Filetrip download (skinning tool)
    [​IMG]Icons and such editor
    [​IMG] Filetrip download (menu editor)

    Kernel related links
    [​IMG]iSmart website newspost
    [​IMG]iSmart SVN
    [​IMG]Explanation of cluster sizes problem (scroll down to "3.Special notes")
    [​IMG]ismartds.com download
    [​IMG]Filetrip download

    [​IMG] Discuss

    Thanks to Mbmax for helping out with the news.
     
  2. CrimzonEyed

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    Oh the team is alive ? [​IMG]
     
  3. Mbmax

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    Yeah, GBAtemp team has not yet killed it. [​IMG]

    Thanks for the news on GBAtemp FAST6191.
     
  4. shakirmoledina

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    its a great cart but just needs some help and good to know they fixed it
     
  5. Ryukouki

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    Awwwww FAST! Thank you so much for putting my review up on the front page!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  6. tigris

    tigris Sentient Existential Anthropomorphic Sweet Potato

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    now all we need is some r4-related firmware for this. obviously we need more noobs here. They're not doing their jobs properly!

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    now all we need is some r4-related firmware for this. obviously we need more noobs here. They're not doing their jobs properly!
     
  7. Another World

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    thanks for writing the reivew. we are always happy when members take an interest in the site and do things like write reviews, host gaming nights, run contests, etc.

    -another world
     
  8. Ryukouki

    Ryukouki See you later, guys.

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    Of course! I'm here anytime if someone needs me. I've sort of gotten into the trade of writing about something when a new item of interest comes out. My only real goal in this is to help out the community with an informed opinion about whether or not something is good. I know I've received a fair share of emails from random people about decisions and some praise about my reviews being good. I could care less if I get free things, it's just an added bonus to the job. [​IMG]

    EDIT: WTF 1500 posts already?! [​IMG]