Multiple DRCs w/ SysConfigTool?

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  1. cheuble
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    As many of you know, we now have RedNAND w/ signature patches. This allow the installation of unsigned titles, such as the dev title "System Config Tool". While messing around with it, I found out that there was an option to enable multiple DRCs (gamepads) at the same time. This can allow us to sync multiple Gamepads. As I don't have two Gamepads, I can't test it. Could someone test this and report what are the results? This may lead to cool stuff!
     
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  2. smileyhead

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    I wonder if we can find some unused features in games with this.
     
  3. cheuble
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    I think the two will act as a normal gamepad
     
  4. DarkGabbz

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    I saw this too early last week but i dont have 2 DRCs.
     
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  5. Lucar

    Lucar GBATemp's Resident Ferret

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    I have two gamepads that I could test this with. Have no idea how to use emuNAND or anything though. Is there some guide available yet?
     
  6. xtheman

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    ???
    I knew 2 DRC where possible since 2012
    No games have used said feature. It also cost framerate (60 fps drops to 30 fps). Pointless IMO.
     
  7. smileyhead

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    Does 30 FPS drop to 15? :unsure:
     
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    ???
    On that iso site (wii u one) has the ultimate rednand guide.
     
  9. Lucar

    Lucar GBATemp's Resident Ferret

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    Alright. Thanks.
     
  10. xtheman

    xtheman GBAtemp Guru

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    ???
    Nintendo stated that the framerate stays at 30 FPS with 2 drc but I'm not sure about 30 FPS games
     
  11. kprovost7314

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    The feature was supposed to be an actual feature from Nintendo (they even promised it), but frame rates started dropping and they never said anything on it.
     
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  12. BigPanda

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    This functionality is available on development/test kits. Those kits can handle 2 Wired DRC not sure about Wireless however.
     
  13. cheuble
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    So, anyone tried this on retail units?
     
  14. Lucar

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    I'm working on getting redNAND setup, soon as I do I'll be trying it out and seeing how it goes.
     
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  15. cheuble
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    PM me if you need help
     
  16. Lucar

    Lucar GBATemp's Resident Ferret

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    Will do.
     
  17. Pachee

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    Rip?
     
  18. Lucar

    Lucar GBATemp's Resident Ferret

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    I've been really busy unexpectedly, I'm trying to get some free time to do this along with stealing a Gamepad battery from a friend (The second gamepad I have has no battery).
     
  19. nefarious_squid

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    Here's a video of someone trying it:



    The Wii U Menu doesn't support it and I doubt any games do.
     
    Last edited by nefarious_squid, Nov 16, 2016
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  20. Pachee

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    Wow that was really a jerk move from :gun:Nintendo. It was working fine on system config tool so they clearly went out of their way just to disable it.
     
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