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06396 Gameplay Minor Always Oct 3, 2016, 21:03 Jul 6, 2017, 22:28
Tester Kale View Status Public Platform MAME (Self-compiled)
Assigned To Resolution Open OS Windows Vista/7/8 (64-bit)
Status [?] Confirmed Driver model1.cpp
Version 0.178 Fixed in Version Build Normal
Summary 06396: vr: Ranking times are purged after closing MAME
Description Best times aren't saved if you close then reopen emulator. Presumably a NVRAM issue
Steps To Reproduce Get a best time, need to complete a full race (not completing 4 laps doesn't count)
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Affected Sets / Systems vr
Attached Files
zip file icon vr.zip (123,077 bytes) Oct 3, 2016, 21:12 Uploaded by Kale
0.178GIT inp file
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No.13224
Kale
Developer
Oct 3, 2016, 21:13
Added an inp example file: delete NVRAM, playback it to end then close and reopen MAME.
Beginner course doesn't have 3'27" time at reopening.
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No.13965
AJR
Developer
Jul 6, 2017, 22:28
edited on: Jul 6, 2017, 22:29
This might be related to the unemulated status of the Model 1 I/O board, which contains, among other devices, a serial EEPROM. It's possible that the ranking scores are stored in NVRAM on the main board but get wiped when the program downloads the EEPROM data and finds that it's bad.