FS-UAE 2.8.2 Released

A new stable version has been released.

Changes in FS-UAE Launcher 2.8.2:

  • New option whdload_boot_dir must be used to enable an old feature, previously it was enabled by the presence of Hard Drives/WHDLoad.

Changes in FS-UAE Arcade 2.8.2:

  • Allow mouse to be used to activate the close button.
  • Show mouse cursor briefly when moving the mouse.

New versions of CAPSImg and QEMU-UAE plugins are available. Mostly to fix an issue with plugins on 64-bit macOS (macOS users must update to the new plugin versions).

FS-UAE 2.8.1 Released

A new stable version has been released. Changes in FS-UAE 2.8.1:

  • Alt+F4 and Cmd+Q will no longer quit FS-UAE (in full keyboard emulation mode).
  • Use raw input on Windows again (allows grabbing of Windows keys, etc).
  • New option raw_input = 0 will disable use of raw input for keyboard.
  • Fixed loading shaders from fs-uae.dat.
  • Updated Xbox 360 configs for Linux.

Changes in FS-UAE Launcher 2.8.1:

  • Fixed problem where rating could be reset for first loaded game/variant.
  • New experimental option: relative_temp_feature.

Changes in FS-UAE Arcade 2.8.1:

  • Added stretch / keep aspect toggle button to top right menu.
  • Added V-Sync toggle button to top right menu.
  • Ability to see and change variant before starting the game.
  • Make menu rendering conformant to FS-UAE style.
  • More transition animations.
  • New cover rendering for non-portrait covers.
  • Use --platform= to start with a given platform filter, e.g. --platform=cd32.
  • Variant sort order fixed to be same as in FS-UAE Launcher.
  • Fixed arrow keys for FS-UAE Arcade on MacOS.
  • Reversed position of platform and publisher names.

FS-UAE 2.7.15dev Released

A new development version has been released. Changes in FS-UAE 2.7.15dev:

  • New option clipboard_sharing.
  • Translation fix for Fedora.
  • Do do install unused files to $prefix/share/fs-uae.
  • Packaging fix for Linux standalone version (fixes crash on Ubuntu 16.04).
  • Use embedded RUNPATHs instead of LD_LIBRARY_PATH for generic Linux versions.
  • Imported updated translations from crowdin.com.

Changes in FS-UAE Launcher 2.7.15dev:

  • Imported updated translations from crowdin.com.

Changes in FS-UAE Arcade 2.7.15dev:

  • Fixed startup problem introduced in 2.7.14dev.

FS-UAE 2.7.14dev Released

A new development version has been released. Changes in FS-UAE 2.7.14dev:

  • Fixed reserved word problem (“filter”) in crt.shader.
  • Fixes for earlier vpar merge (fs-uae/issues/93).
  • Added segtracker to UAE debugger [cnvogelg].
  • Imported updated translations from crowdin.com.

Changes in FS-UAE Launcher 2.7.14dev:

  • Fixed recently introduced problem using joystick configuration tool.
  • A3000 chip RAM was erroneously set to 1 MB.
  • Added new languages to language selector: Esperanto, Dutch and Hungarian.
  • Imported updated translations from crowdin.com.

FS-UAE 2.7.13dev Released

A new development version has been released. Changes in FS-UAE 2.7.13dev:

  • JIT on x86-64: Handle it gracefully when 2 GB virtual memory could not be allocated (reduce size of allocation region).
  • A bit more flexible VM allocation function.
  • New option expect_version (used by FS-UAE Launcher).
  • Fixed middle mouse button ungrabbing with more than 1 keyboard joystick.
  • Remove greek translations due to missing bitmap font characters.
  • Imported updated translations from crowdin.com.

Changes in FS-UAE Launcher 2.7.13dev:

  • Show launch dialog when running configs directly from command line.
  • Show launch errors (if any) in error message box when running from cmdline.
  • Use expect_version option to verify that FS-UAE version matches.
  • Launcher can be started with a zip/lha file containing disk images [jbl007].
  • Launcher can be started with more than one floppy image path as command line arguments.
  • Launcher can be started with more than one CD-ROM image path as command line arguments (will default to CD32 model in this case).
  • Properly load last config file (if applicable) when starting.
  • Unsaved config options will no longer be restored on startup (last used game or config will be fully reloaded).
  • When using –config:key=value options, start with empty config (unless a specific config is loaded via the command line).
  • Store maximized = 0 state properly when window is unmaximized.
  • Imported updated translations from crowdin.com.

FS-UAE 2.7.12dev Released

A new development version has been released. Changes in FS-UAE 2.7.12dev:

  • Support additional/custom keybard-emulated joysticks, built-in configs for X-Arcade controllers.
  • Enabled ECS Agnus for *all* A500 models by mistake (2.7.10dev).

Changes in FS-UAE Launcher 2.7.12dev:

  • Added settings for for FS-UAE Arcade.
  • Minor fixes for scan/refresh dialogs.
  • Fix for the xrandr refresh rate detector.
  • Change variant rating buttons into a choice control.
  • Fixed rating variants (broke in 2.7.10dev).
  • More code cleanup.

FS-UAE 2.7.10dev Released

A new development version has been released. Changes in FS-UAE 2.7.10dev:

  • Choosing an accelerator now auto-selects a suitable CPU.
  • Added new option: network_card.
  • Added new option: freezer_cartridge.
  • Automatically set chipset to ECS Agnus if A500 and chip RAM >= 1MB.
  • A4000 model defaults to 680EC30 now, not 68030.
  • Fixed on-screen warning when using hardware dongle.
  • You can now more easily override keybindings in keyboard.conf.
  • New option cdrom_drive_0_delay (boolean) – delayed insert for CD32.
  • Enable the CD-ROM drive if there are CD images in the CD swap list.
  • Load floppy drive sounds from fs-uae.dat (fixes missing drive sounds).
  • Also look for named shaders in FS-UAE/Data/Shaders.
  • Map Mod+cursors to Amiga cursor keys (useful with joystick emulation).

Changes in FS-UAE Launcher 2.7.10dev:

  • It is now possible (but highly discouraged) to put config options in advanced settings to function is global defaults. You will get a warning message on the status bar if you do this.
  • If a required ROM is not find, be more specific about which one.
  • Launch dialog replaced with “inline” status information.
  • Disable start button while FS-UAE is running.
  • Notice on status bar when custom config options are in use.
  • Warning on status bar when custom uae_* config options are in use.
  • Config controls show auto-selected value.
  • GUI indicates what floppy/CD drives are currently enabled.
  • Removed uaegfx_card control, automatically change config to graphics_card.
  • Fixed recently introduced bug in memory override selectors.
  • Stop button in game database sync dialog with repeated errors works now.
  • Some minor UI adjustments to the configuration panels.
  • Added GUI selectors for JIT compiler, dongle type, save_disk, network_card, freezer_cartridge and more.
  • Moved drive count selectors to the floppy/CD tabs.
  • Join IRC netplay lobby specific to the FS-UAE major/minor version.
  • Use https://fs-uae.net and https://openretro.org URLs.
  • Fixed a compatibility issue with Qt 5.2 (availableGeometryChanged).
  • Cached images can be read from pre-generated zip files to reduce the amount of small files.
  • Force the kickstarts directory to be included in file scanner.
  • Game list selector entry was not respected after updating the game db.

Changes in FS-UAE Arcade 2.7.10dev:

  • Cached images can be read from pre-generated zip files to reduce the amount of small files.