Wii U to be getting 5.1.0 update next Tuesday.............in Japan.

Discussion in 'Wii U - Hacking & Backup Loaders' started by Fatalframe4, Jul 18, 2014.

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  1. Fatalframe4
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  2. MartinDocNewland

    MartinDocNewland Searching for the truth

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    Do you think this will reinstall the IOS's for the vWii like i hear it did with 4.1 and 5.0 (I think it was 5.0 too)?
     
  3. WiiUBricker

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    I see dat stability coming.
     
  4. Snailface

    Snailface My frothing demand for 3ds homebrew is increasing

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    Updates are almost always synchronized worldwide, so yes.

    Hurry up homebrew people.
     
  5. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ Are you on the square?

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    Nintendo remember last time you guys pumped out a new update every single time something happened in the Homebrew community? You ended up just annoying your customers and taking up too much space.
    How about spacing out these updates and making them worth a damn, instead of just trying to crush homebrew devs.
    Also Nintendo, this is why you aren't making friends with the Indy crowd, because you are jerks to them.
     
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    don't try to convince them, they are bad enough to remove entirely vWii....
     
  7. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ Are you on the square?

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    I really hope they don't and learn from when Sony removed the OtherOS from the PS3.
    It sounded good on paper, but pissed off a lot of people
     
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  8. curley12

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    do you know what the bottom bit means?
     
  9. Huntereb

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    "Stability improvements"

    "Oh no guys! The leaked exploit doesn't work anymore!"
     
  10. Bladexdsl

    Bladexdsl ZOMG my posts...it's over 9000!!!

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    oh it's ON now let the battle begin! :P
     
  11. Oxybelis

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    They only say so. First real hack was done with help of OtherOS Linux. And when this hack appeared orher groups chimed in.
     
  12. jammybudga777

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    whats it say on the page? im guessing something kinda important to be starting a thread about it??
     
  13. WiiCube_2013

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    Will this firmware bring anything useful as a feature? GamePad as a controller for the Wii games?
     
  14. Bladexdsl

    Bladexdsl ZOMG my posts...it's over 9000!!!

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    don't count on it. get those servers blocked (or just do what i did and unplug the lan cable) and keep your auto standby off boys because this will be the one you don't want!
     
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  15. Robfozz

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    My body is ready to not allow this update.
     
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  16. WiiU

    WiiU Lurking in the Shadows

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    I'm on 4.0.3 . Will I still be able to dodge updates by entering vWii ?
    I tried blocking URL but it doesn't work and blocking ips is hard for me.
     
  17. Bladexdsl

    Bladexdsl ZOMG my posts...it's over 9000!!!

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    vwii won't trigger an update these updates are all for the wiiu and don't effect vwii.
     
  18. Essometer

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    The Wii U will get even more stable?
    How is that possible?
     
  19. Bladexdsl

    Bladexdsl ZOMG my posts...it's over 9000!!!

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    also a warning for those using quick boot that has enabled standby and the update will install without you knowing. you need to disable standby in the system settings!
     
  20. WiiCube_2013

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    I don't really care about hacking my Wii U and besides it, I honestly fucking hate to wait for the system to download and then install an update.

    All I want is to play the games I have purchased god dammit! I don't want to watch it install, if for that, then I'd boot my PS3. :P

    It'd be a lot better if they made the menus run a lot faster, like, Settings takes a couple of seconds to load whereas in Xbox 360 it's instant.
     
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