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Etrian Odyssey 1 cannot load saves created in melonDS #89

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JMC47 opened this issue Jul 8, 2017 · 5 comments
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Etrian Odyssey 1 cannot load saves created in melonDS #89

JMC47 opened this issue Jul 8, 2017 · 5 comments
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@JMC47 JMC47 commented Jul 8, 2017

I'm guessing this is another issue with selecting the right savetype.

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@JMC47 JMC47 commented Jul 8, 2017

Here's the savefile it created for what it is worth.

Etrian Odyssey.zip

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@JMC47 JMC47 commented Jul 8, 2017

Loading the savefile into another emulator reveals it's at least recognized, but, a lot of the settings aren't what I set, and all of my character data is gone.

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@JMC47 JMC47 commented Jul 8, 2017

The savefile made in melonDS is 8KB, while the Medusa savefile I made was 64KB.

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@Arisotura Arisotura commented Jul 13, 2017

medusa resizes its savefile as needed instead of trying to guess the size and enforcing it. The issue of that method is that there are games that try to read/write out of bounds as an anti-piracy measure.

melonDS on the other hand, runs into this kind of issues. I guess I'll just use a database. The heuristics are a mess already.

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@Arisotura Arisotura commented Dec 18, 2018

this should be fixed, too

@Arisotura Arisotura closed this Dec 18, 2018
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