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ID Category [?] Severity [?] Reproducibility Date Submitted Last Update
04504 DIP/Input Minor Always Oct 7, 2011, 05:58 Jul 30, 2017, 14:46
Tester geforcefly View Status Public Platform MAMEUI
Assigned To Resolution Open OS Windows Vista/7 (64-bit)
Status [?] Confirmed Driver seattle.cpp
Version 0.143u6 Fixed in Version Build 64-bit
Summary 04504: blitz2k: Cannot change settings in test mode (always fails)
Description Attempting to make any adjustments in the test mode always fails. It also shows in the additional adjustments that all current settings are invalid.
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Affected Sets / Systems blitz2k
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png file icon 0001.png (8,982 bytes) Oct 7, 2011, 12:53 Uploaded by Fujix
Fujix
png file icon 0000.png (9,607 bytes) Oct 8, 2011, 05:52 Uploaded by geforcefly
POST from the original NFL Blitz... same FBI Memory error.
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No.07820
Fujix
Administrator
Oct 7, 2011, 12:55
Confirmed the issue.
When I turn on the boot up diagnostic by the dip option, it fails to pass "FBI Memory Test", maybe this has to do with this???
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No.07822
geforcefly
Tester
Oct 8, 2011, 05:51
Also to note: in the disk tests, the surface scan stops at sector 16,048 of 16,065. The disk data integrity tests also fail. Blitz 99's surface scan stops at sector 992 of 1,008.
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No.14026
tedgreen
Developer
Jul 30, 2017, 14:46
I strongly suspect that the boot rom version / chd version are not compatible.
The current MAME boot rom POST message is:
Phoenix Seattle R5000 BIOS for Blitz 99 - $Revision: 4 $

There is also a post on KLOV stating that the MAME chd does show/save the proper settings on the real hardware either.
https://forums.arcade-museum.com/showpost.php?p=3401519&postcount=2

We need someone with actual hardware to verify if the MAME boot rom and chd are correct.