Question about DSi hacking.

Discussion in 'NDS - ROM Hacking and Translations' started by silverbullet1080, Sep 24, 2010.

  1. silverbullet1080

    silverbullet1080 GBAtemp Regular

    Jan 31, 2008
    I know questions like this are probably just as tiresome as the "N64/GBA emulator for DS? lolololol", yet after some searching on google I haven't been able to figure out what is it exactly that's preventing hackers from exploiting the DSi specific features and power. If it's just not possible, that's fine, but I've just been curious since the advent of the PS Jailbreak, something thought to be pretty much impossible for the PS3 till recently.
  2. Joktan

    Joktan GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Apr 5, 2010
    United States
    In a big Rancoon
    There was some hacking progress made by wintermute and it involved a dsi exclusive game.
  3. LittleBigMods

    LittleBigMods GBAtemp Regular

    Dec 28, 2009
    United States
    The DS runs all current flashcarts in DS-mode. One of the only ways to make homebrew that accesses the DSi features is to get support from the flashcart, first. And we don't know; we could have people already working on getting to DSi-mode.
  4. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvert™

    Feb 4, 2010
    United States
    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
    The DSi can run in DS mode, or DSi mode.

    Currently flash carts can only present themselves to a DSi as DS games, so they only get DS mode.

    Once the DSi encryption is (publicly) broken, we should have DSi mode.