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|ID||Category [?]||Severity [?]||Reproducibility||Date Submitted||Last Update|
|08597||Gameplay||Minor||Always||Apr 6, 2023, 17:35||Apr 7, 2023, 01:55|
|Tester||Ziggy||View Status||Public||Platform||MAME (Official Binary)|
|Assigned To||Resolution||Open||OS||Windows 10/11 (64-bit)|
|Version||0.253||Fixed in Version||Build||64-bit|
|Fixed in Git Commit||Github Pull Request #|
|Summary||08597: a5200: Start game button doesn't start game|
|Description||Starting with MAME 0.253, I noticed that several Atari 5200 games can no longer be started with the start button (keyboard "1" or joystick button 1). I confirmed that MAME 0.252 works fine and doesn't have this issue.|
|Steps To Reproduce||
1) Run an Atari 5200 game such as Pitfall 2 using MAME 0.253. Example: "mame a5200 pitfall2".
2) After Atari logo, press keyboard button "1" or joystick button 1 to start game.
3) Game does not start as expected.
|Additional Information||As mentioned, Pitfall 2 runs fine doing the same steps listed above with MAME 0.252. This problem was first noticed in MAME 0.253.|
|Affected Sets / Systems||a5200|
|There are no relationship linked to this issue.|
Apr 7, 2023, 01:55
In my research. it seems it might be some general coding upkeep might have had an effect on inputs:
March 23, 2023: https://github.com/mamedev/mame/commit/1393404c1f6c74d5a29f779dd62c3ba66b96206f