Mamu, którego znamy jako twórcę dodatkowych graficznych do MAME (icons, titles, snaps), postanowił stworzyć swój własny frontend dla tego emulatora maszynek arcade. FFE jest prostą aplikacją napisaną we flash'u, więc teoretycznie nie powinno być z nią większych problemów pod różnymi konfiguracjami - przed rozpoczęciem działania tej nakładki należy wyedytować plik config.ini.
So this is a EmuFrance exclusive, the very first beta of MAMu_'s FFE his Flash MAME Frontend ... It works with MAME (any MAME) and so far, only the PC version is released, a mac version of will follow. Please be cool, it's the very 1st beta, and it is far from beeing finished .. Anyway ... FFE is Entirely keyboard controlled, goal before launching it, "set" you-have to manually edit the config.ini and replace Each line starting with with your own values, where is mame, folders, options, etc ... When That is done, just launch "setup.bat" All which can be quite long to operate, This Will create standalone Each batch file MAME the for each reference, and Will aussi extract the XML output from MAME, analyze it, modify it and optimize it in order Mainly to be loaded faster in FFE ... You can copy all your snaps into the snap directory, uncompressed. Here are the keys to operate FFE: Up, down, left, right to navigate in the list, in order to go to next or previous page, the cursor must be on the very 1st or last entry on the page.. W Will launch the selected game Space Will Change the navigation speed: game per game, page per page, or 5 pages per 5 pages (slow, fast, ultra) You can sort the list by description, or by zipnames (other options Will Follow), in order to do Such, just "S" Type There aussi a "Debug mode" Which Consist in a window (movable & shrinkable with the mouse) listing all the various variables for the selected game, just press "D" to show / hide this window. You can laso All which game number display is selected, and you are on All which page by pressing "N". Last, if one of your snap is not displaid Correctly in FFE, check if your snap Has the right size All which is Stipulated in the vwidth and vheight values in the debug window ("D"). Enjoy, and once again, please be kind, this is only the very 1st beta