August 27th, 2012, 19:01 Posted By: wraggster
After months of development, beta testing and changes in shambles, FIX94 has finally decided to propose a new official version considered stable Wiiflow. This long-term project that involved many stakeholders (developers, testers etc..) fundamentally changes loader, adding many new features and bug fixes. Note primarily an effort on the "Gamecube loader" (Devolution, Dios Mio, Dios Mios Lite), support for official banners, adding a plugin system for launching various emulators, the possibility (again) use something other than the d2x cIOS.
The list is long, but should not be too disorient anyone who has followed the development of the dedicated development googlecode (open wiiflow-mod). changelog: So yea hello everyone, you see That right, here is some update for you, and this time its really badass: D Because They Are too many exchange from the previous revision I will list the features in 4.0 Have you now, thats the easiest thing: -Booting Wii games from SD, USB, you can use partition as FAT32, NTFS, EXT2 and WBFS -Use Savegame Emulation for Wii games, that 'means no real need to use NAND for MOST wii games to save on -Boot GameCube games, with the help of DIOS-MIOS Lite, DIOS-MIOS or Devolution, for DIOS -MIOS (Lite) just install icts wad for Devolution loader.bin just put the package from the source into your device :/ wiiflow folder and set your games to boot via Devolution -Boot Wii Channels, you can boot via Them Either real or emulated NAND your NAND, the emulated NAND currently only works from USB, the SD media is broken for some reason, you can boot via em wiiflows internal loader or neek2o -Boot Homebrew Homebrew Application Which no matter you boot wiiflow supports Them all -A Plugin System, that 'you can play means clustering NES, SNES etc. Directly from wiiflow thesis using plugins (see the downloads section for the most up-to-date package) -A really cool design thing, Banner support! WiiFlow will Automatically load and hide 'em, you can create custom banners aussi, see the new wiiflow folder structure, the names are self explaining, both, ID6 and is supported ID3 -FINALLY, background music works for everyone and is as steady as it was never before, both, mp3 and ogg works, and it goes through subfolders to find it -A new boot animation, it looks pretty awesome and hopefully you guys will like it To all the minor things: -You can use ocarina cheats in Both Wii and GameCube games -You can return to wiiflow forwarder with installing the channel and set to return WiiFlow in global settings -You can download covers for Wii games, Gamecube games and emulator roms for some -You can still use themes of race, aussi switching themes works fine from now on , You dont need to use only d2x anymore, you can boot wii games via d2x, and hermes cIOS waninkoko just fine -You pretty much need a cIOS that at all if you want to play Gamecube Homebrew games or Plugin , runs through wiiflow and IOS58 AHBPROT as well, and Wii games only need one NAND emulation -You can run WiiFlow from real NAND, and neek2o Dolphin Emulator (if you compile it for Dolphin) -You can install and play Wii and GameCube Both Directly games from disc -You have a home menu Where you can reload cache, read wiiflows help, exit wiiflow, see the about screen, enter the settings ... I think thesis are the MAIN features Which are significant to mention, They Are alot of more, find out for yourself whats all inside Thanks a bunch to the whole team, that 'release is by FIX94, OverjoY, Fledge68, Yardape8000, entropy, xFede, Drexyl, and of course thanks to everyone who Contributed something, I Would like to mention all purpose That Would list get too long: P Note that a pack of plugins is available on googlecode official emulation for lovers who wish to centralize all their games in interface wiiflow. Wiiflow 4.0 Official website: http://code.google.com/p/wiiflow/
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