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ID Category [?] Severity [?] Reproducibility Date Submitted Last Update
02633 Crash/Freeze Major Always Nov 5, 2008, 18:59 Nov 9, 2008, 02:19
Tester M.A.S.H. View Status Public Platform MAME (Self-compiled)
Assigned To Resolution Fixed OS
Status [?] Resolved Driver
Version 0.128u2 Fixed in Version 0.128u3 Build Normal
Fixed in Git Commit Github Pull Request #
Summary 02633: Many sets using the MC6845: Crash/hanging in many games.
Description Games like New York! New York! or Spiders crashed. Mad Alien
visible area changed from 256x256 to 264x304. You can see
your car twice!

Tafoid: In slither (qix.c), when you die the game hangs.

Drivers using MC6845:
calomega.c, carrera.c, coinmstr.c, couple.c, funworld.c, madalien.c, magicfly.c, miniboy7.c, mpu4drvr.c, murogem.c, nyny.c, pmpoker.c, r2dtank.c, rockola.c, spiders.c, ssingles.c, usgames.c and merit.c
Steps To Reproduce
Additional Information Effective 0.128u5:
pmpoker.c became goldnpkr.c
couple.c merged with merit.c

Driver name change in 0.132u5:
rockola.c > snk6502.c
Github Commit
Regression Version 0.128u2
Affected Sets / Systems Many sets using the MC6845
Attached Files
png file icon madalien.png (9,384 bytes) Nov 5, 2008, 18:59
related to 02634Resolved All Sets in qix.c: Blank screen/Freeze at start or in-game 
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Nov 5, 2008, 19:35
qix.c Slither and clones also freezes when you lose a life. Confirmed
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Nov 9, 2008, 02:19
Corrected by Curt Coder