Soft reset LRABdown and sound problem

Discussion in 'Acekard' started by aero125, Jan 6, 2009.

  1. aero125
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    aero125 Advanced Member

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    I discovered this problem, but it cost me some S$200 on a new DS.

    I encountered this game sound distortion problem on an intermittent basis on many games. The quality of the game sound could be good on some days but very bad on others. I had the impression that my DS has developed a sound system problem.

    I bought a new DS and found that the problem did not actually go away.

    After more trial and error, I eventually discovered that the distortion of the game sound was attributed to the LRABdown soft reset.

    Every time after I activated the soft reset, the next game(s) that started will have a game sound distortion problem. This problem can be solved by switching off - then on again, using the on/off switch button. The quality of the game sound will return back to normal.

    I am using Acekard 2.1 with AKAIO1.3rcl.

    I tested the soft reset function with my old M3Simply and another SCDSone, the quality of the game sounds were all ok.

    There could be a bug in the soft reset function in the AKAIO firmware. I'm not sure about the official v4.13 as I have not tested it.

    The developer of AKAIO may wish to look at the feedback. Thks.
     
  2. Normmatt

    Normmatt Former AKAIO Programmer

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    This has already been reported god knows how many times in the AKAIO 1.3rc1 thread. I've since fixed a few issues in the loader and this shouldn't occur anymore although it never occurs on my dsi so I can't really test too see if its fixed or not.
     
  3. Another World

    Another World Emulate the Planet!

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    norm: moving up from your phat eh? its all about the dsi now =P

    i can't tell you how many times i've read how norm has a dsi and i don't...!!!

    -another world
     
  4. Normmatt

    Normmatt Former AKAIO Programmer

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    DSi rules.
    Its much nicer than my old DS Phat.
     
  5. Smiths

    Smiths AKAIO Person of Interest

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    DSi fun, camera is a weak gimmick, but it grew on me.
    i just hope the hinges hold up better than the DSL.

    and yeah, stfu about the sound.