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ID Category [?] Severity [?] Reproducibility Date Submitted Last Update
06616 Crash/Freeze Critical (emulation) Always Jun 17, 2017, 22:03 Oct 14, 2018, 15:57
Tester star2root View Status Public Platform MAME (Self-compiled)
Assigned To Resolution Fixed OS MacOS X
Status [?] Resolved Driver coco3.cpp
Version 0.186 Fixed in Version 0.203 Build 64-bit
Fixed in Git Commit Github Pull Request #
Summary MESS-specific 06616: coco3 [arkanoid]: 32k CoCo3 cartridges such as Arkanoid do not run under CoCo 3 emulation
Description Arkanoid does not run on MAME CoCo 3 emulation, but the same rom image runs on a real CoCo 3.
Steps To Reproduce Mount Arkanoid on MAME CoCo 3 and try to launch the game.
Additional Information The existing format for most 32k rom dumps has the 16k bank at $C000 first, followed by the bank at $8000.
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Affected Sets / Systems coco3 [arkanoid]
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Oct 14, 2018, 08:08
Any updates on this?
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Oct 14, 2018, 15:57
Some work externally was said to be coming for certain coco/coco3 mapping issues currently:

It might be addressed in this one which should be reflected in current Git sources.
At least on my end, Arkanoid now runs as "mame64 coco3 arkanoid" using the softlist rom.