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08259 DIP/Input Minor Always Mar 20, 2022, 00:34 Apr 3, 2022, 21:54
Tester chaneman View Status Public Platform MAME (Official Binary)
Assigned To Steve Coomber Resolution Fixed OS Windows 10/11 (64-bit)
Status [?] Resolved Driver galaxian.cpp
Version 0.241 Fixed in Version 0.242 Build 64-bit
Fixed in Git Commit 9091f5c Github Pull Request # #9443
Summary 08259: mimonkey, mimonscr, mimonsco, mimonscra: "Unknown" DIP is for "Rapid Fire" or "Single Fire"
Description Picture below for the game Mighty Monkey shows one "Unknown" DIP which the setting is for:
OFF = "Rapid Fire" By pressing and holding down the fire button repeats firing automatically.
ON = "Single Fire" By pressing the fire button repeatedly in order to release multiple shots. Holding down fire will only release one shot.
Steps To Reproduce This game currently has a RESET problem and locks up, so RESET twice or fully exit to restart.
Load and run game.
Set Unknown DIP to OFF and RESET game.
Play game and hold down Button 1 (Fire) and witness automatic rapid fire.
Change Unknown DIP to ON (no need to reset) Play game and press Button 1 and witness holding down only releases one shot, while tapping Button 1 releases one shot per tap according to max shots allowed.
Unknown DIP does not affect Button 2 (Dragon Head Morph)
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Affected Sets / Systems mimonkey, mimonscr, mimonsco, mimonscra
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jpg file icon Minky Monkey Unknown DIP.jpg (73,518 bytes) Mar 20, 2022, 00:34 Uploaded by chaneman
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Steve Coomber
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Mar 20, 2022, 10:41
Another great find chaneman! At least this one is a quicker fix. I will name this DIP switch "Auto Fire" to be consistent with the autofire plugin.