problem about read the animal crossing's save (1.5 kernal)

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  1. yuki007
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    is anybody meet this case after update 1.5 kernal,i couldn't load my old save in animal crossing wild world,the save size is 512k,but when i copy the old save in the tf card,the aki stop at the title ,couldn't play!! THIS GAME CAN RUN IN THE AK OFFICAL KERNAL WITH THIS SAVE!PLEASE HELP ME!
    IN ONE WORD the new kernal cannot read the animal crossing's save which played in AK OFFICAL KERNAL

    and now this problem is solved, and solved by Leonidas,please read the method at "post 10" thank you !
     
  2. Leonidas

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    What is your save file named & do you have the save file format set in the SYSTEM OPTIONS menu? There is two save file types, romname.sav and romname.nds.sav. Which do you use?
     
  3. Tokiopop

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    Make sure you disable cheats, are using the latest loaders, have the save file option set to the save extension (.sav or .nds.sav) and that the ROM and save both have the same file name.

    And you really don't have to use capitals.
     
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    thank you ,i have tried set the different mode with different save,such as save mode=sav with filename.sav;save mode=nds.save with filename.nds.sav , but thses two way is same ,the card cannot read the save!this save can run in ak offical kernal.
    by the way,if you have email,can i send my save to you?
    (PS. OTHER GAMES CAN RUN IN NEW KERNAL WITH OLD SAVE EXCEPT THIS GAME)
     
  5. Normmatt

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    It probably is corrupt, official firmware fails to actually do several checks necessary for this game to work correctly
     
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    Did you try to run this game from AKAIO by using the official loader?
     
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    YOU MEAN THE AKAIO TEAM WILL SOLVE THIS PROBLEM,OH, THAT'S GREAT! I HOPE THEY CAN FIX IT IN SHORT TIME! THANK YOU
     
  8. yuki007
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    I'M not clearly how to change the official loader to AKAIO?please tell me the method, but i can run this game normaly under ak offical kernal!
     
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    What did I just say about capitals?

    They're not cool!

    And they never said they'd fix anything, there's nothing to fix apart from stupid user error.
     
  10. Leonidas

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    Put akmenu4.nds from official kernel into __aio/ak2loader/

    Then boot AKAIO, select game and then go to game properties and select akmenu4.nds as loader.
     
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    that's great! i have run it succes,thank you !! thank you so much ,although this way is little complex ,i can use my old save !
    thank you !it's a good way!
     
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    Sounds like your AKAIO 1.5 install didn't go smooth. I opened AC:WW with my old SAV and it's working fine. I am running AKAIO 1.5, 9/24/09 Loaders, AK2i (HW:81), on a DSi (v1.4).
     
  13. Normmatt

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    Rascal, you were using the previous 1.4.1 ACWW fixes already, official firmware did no actual save integrity checks like it was supposed to hence mails disappeared and save files got corrupted all the time. I fixed all this so there is a possibility that your save file was badly corrupted by official firmware that the game itself cant fix it with its integrated integrity checks.
     
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    dear Normmatt,although i've sloved the problem with ACWW save,but i hope you and your team could fix the 1.5 kernal,okay?thank you
     
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    Normmatt Former AKAIO Programmer

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    Its not a problem with AKAIO its a problem with the officiail firmware creating corrupt and broken save files.
     
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    but i also have a r4i card,this game can play well with the old save which i played in AK official kernal. so ....i don't think the ak kernal creating corrupt and broken files.
     
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    R4i cards are quite often AK2i clones based on the official ak2i loader which is broken. So again this isnt my fault start from scratch or use your broken ass official loader.
     
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    oh,i see!thank you for your help,thanks to all the friend! and maybe someday can find a tool which could repair the corrupt save ,such as the transfer tool which trans other game's save to R4 save. thank you again