UsrCheatUp v0.9

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Jun 15, 2008

UsrCheatUp v0.9 by JPH at 9:39 PM (7,010 Views / 0 Likes) 45 replies

  1. JPH
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    UsrCheatUp v0.9
    Update Usrcheat.dat Thru Wi-Fi!
    [​IMG]
    Developer Giovanni has created an application for the DS, allowing you to update your usrcheat.dat through Wi-Fi!
    You'll be able to see the latest cheat updates from GBAtemp (updated by Narin) and download them!
    [​IMG] Download
    [​IMG] Development Blog
    [​IMG] GBAtemp's Cheat Database [​IMG]
     


  2. Narin

    Former Staff Narin The Cheat Master, kupo!

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    A current problem with this is that the cheat files aren't retrieved from the GBATemp site but instead get downloaded from another site. Because of this, the cheat files may not always be up to date (As is the case now, its showing the 12th update and not the 14th for me) and you have to wait on for the cheat files to be updated manually.
     
  3. noONE

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    Awesome, now i dont have to plug the microSD card into the computer, if i only want to update the cheatfile :3 (not often i need though, and not often i use cheats.. but anyway..)
    Thanks
     
  4. pilotwangs

    Member pilotwangs GBAtemp Maniac

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    Nice,though i don't mind plugging my microSD card into my computer.

    I might try it out though.
     
  5. wilddenim

    Member wilddenim Candy!

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    Awesome! Make it much easier downloading cheats when I'm away!! Will try this when I return home.
     
  6. Jdbye

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    Sounds like a nice app. Need one for cheat.dat though.
    Oh, and you could make the cheatfile autoupdate on the server by using a simple bash script as a cron job, or even a scheduled batch file would work, if you downloaded some wget/ftp equivalents.
    The best would be if the app unzipped the zip off gbatemp itself though, it can be done, just needs some code. Maybe DScompress is open source?
    The easiest way would probably be to just host a non zipped version on gbatemp [​IMG]
    Also, does this app replace the file while it downloads? Would be best if it was saved with a temp filename until it's downloaded (and file size verified), so the old file is still there if the new one fails halfway through, or something.

    edit: typed this on my wii [​IMG]
    edit3: The screenshot says "uncompressing", so it likely uses zip, why can't it update off the GBAtemp cheat db, then? Are they RAR? I would check, but I'm on my Wii, too much of a hassle.
    offtopic edit2: I want to use this opportunity to tell you how awesome you are, Narin (in the hopes that you will see this [​IMG])
    Also, moogles are freakin' awesome! The gbatemp cheat.dat banner is made of win.
     
  7. Dermy

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    Even if it could get the unzip the file off of gbatemp, the file name changes everyday so it wouldn't work atm. As for me and my cyclo, its gonna have to be ds organize and dscompress.
     
  8. Narin

    Former Staff Narin The Cheat Master, kupo!

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    It only supports gzipped files at the moment and not zipped files. Also thanks for the kind words, I really appreciate it. [​IMG]
     
  9. Dermy

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    I wish I had known that sooner lol
     
  10. juggernaut911

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    narin will get popular. looks cool, too bad I cant use em! [​IMG]
     
  11. distorted.freque

    Member distorted.freque I'm getting mixed signals here!

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    This is awesome! XD

    ...now if only I can get the wifi to work. >_>
     
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    Why is there nothing for Ninja Gaiden?
     
  14. ubersk8kid

    Newcomer ubersk8kid Advanced Member

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    will this work on cycloDS? or does it just download cheats for an R4 or M3?
     
  15. jesterscourt

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    What he said. Because that would be ace.
     
  16. zidane_genome

    Member zidane_genome My sword has a +2 bleeding... wanna test it out?

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    G6DS Real hangs at the DLDI patching screen... won't actually load [​IMG]
     
  17. Joey90

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    If it grabbed the file from GBAtemp, and featured some kind of backup system (in case it fails midway) it would be awesome!
     
  18. Narin

    Former Staff Narin The Cheat Master, kupo!

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    Yea, how its currently set up, all the updates this program uses are a day behind my updates so what your doing is upgrading to an day old version of the cheat database. Also this relies on how often the creator updates the cheats on his site, so if hes suddenly caught up with life, work, ect, the updates might stop entirely. Thats basicly my own grief with the whole program but it is a great program though and I have been contacting the author of it and helping him out with it.

    Also currently theres no backup feature I believe but I don't think it removes the original cheat dat until its actually ready to replace it with a new one. At any rate, I'll pass along all the feedback here.
     
  19. Dominator

    Member Dominator the world end without you

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    I just download the lastest cheat from this homebrew, this not your usecheat NArin, JUst 2.59 MB and a lot of games are mising, i have just 4 games reconized.

    So a question, where this cheat database come from ?
     
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