[Request] Title Launcher?

Discussion in '3DS - Homebrew Development and Emulators' started by Seriel, Sep 28, 2015.

  1. Seriel
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    Seriel Erisa

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    Hey,

    So what i'm looking for is a hombrew (.3dsx, compatible with themehax).
    What it should do is, when you load it, it brings up the 'select a title' menu that the HBl has.
    Then, when you have selected the title, the homebrew loads... that game. Simple.

    It seems simple, but from a developer's viewpoint, it might be hard.

    Thanks for reading, if anyone's interested, please reply to this thread :)

    PS: Don't ask why I need this, it's a bit strange. (Actually, you can ask if you want :P)
     
    Last edited by Seriel, Sep 28, 2015
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  2. olshrimpeyes

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    @shutterbug2000 was able to do this with the settings app so it should be possible.
     
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  3. Seriel
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    Is the code for that Open Source? I could take a look and try to replicate it.
     
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  6. Seriel
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    Seriel Erisa

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  7. Gocario

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    Erf, I forgot you use LUA...

    PS: I was looking for a way to select titles for hours. I just had to add this xaml file (.xml)...
    Code:
    <targets selectable="true">
    </targets>
    
     
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  8. Seriel
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    Seriel Erisa

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    Hmmm I think something similar might be doable in lua. but it wants a Unique Title ID and i have no clue how to get that.
    [​IMG]
     
  9. UraKn0x

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    SunShell has a list of the CIAs installed on the system and you can launch them IIRC, though their titles/icons are not displayed, only their IDs.
     
  10. Seriel
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    Seriel Erisa

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    I tried that..
    Whenever I select one my 3DS freezs (O3DS, themehax, FW 9.9)
     
  11. UraKn0x

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    Oh, I never tried that, so I didn't know if that actually worked. Though I suppose this uses the function System.launchCIA(), so I guess you're screwed...
     
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  12. suloku

    suloku GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    The needed code is all in the homebrew laucnher source, I wanted to make a title launcher, I just didn't get the time to yet, so probably someone does it before me.

    EDIT: see? https://gbatemp.net/threads/hbhm-the-homebrew-home-menu.397970/page-5#post-5695467

    Well, this needs to manually set the title though.

    I think making a HBL mod that instead of listing homebrew lists titles and allows to boot them is the way to go, with icon and description and all.
     
    Last edited by suloku, Sep 28, 2015
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