View Full Version : higan v105 released

October 9th, 2017, 15:02
A new version of the highly accurate Super Nintendo Emulator higan has been released. Here are the major changes in version v105:
higan: many improvements to Emulator::Interface to support forks/frontends
higan: refreshed program icon
icarus: new program icon
Game Boy Advance: slight emulation speedup over v104
Game Boy Advance: synchronize APU FIFO updates better
Mega Drive: added automatic region detection [hex_usr]
Mega Drive: support 8-bit SRAM
Game Boy Advance: fixed bug when changing to THUMB mode via MSR [MerryMage]
Master System: fix bug in backdrop color and background 0 priority [hex_usr]
Mega Drive: backgrounds always update output priority bit [Cydrak]
Mega Drive: emulated interlaced video output
Mega Drive: emulated shadow/highlight mode [Cydrak]
Super Famicom: auto joypad polling clears the shift register when starting
Super Famicom: added new low-entropy RAM initialization mode to more closely match hardware
Game Boy Advance: rumble will now time out after being left on for 500ms
ruby: improved rumble support in udev input driver [ma_rysia]
M68K: move.b (a7)[+/-] adjust a7 by two
M68K: illegal/lineA/lineF opcodes do not modify the stack register
Mega Drive: emulate VIP status bit
uPD7725: improved emulation of OV1/S1 flags [byuu, AWJ, Lord Nightmare]
uPD7725: improved handling of DP, RP updates [Jonas Quinn]
Super Famicom: improved emulation of mosaic effects in hires, interlace, and offset-per-tile modes [byuu, Cydrak]
ruby: improved Direct3D exclusive mode monitor selection [Cydrak]
Super Famicom: fixed save state bug affecting SuperFX games [Cydrak]
Mega Drive: added workaround for Clang compiler bug; allowing this core to work on macOS [Cydrak, Sintendo]
higan: hotkeys now also trigger when the main window lacks focus yet higan is set to allow input on focus loss
higan: fixed an edge case where int16_t <> double audio conversion could possibly result in overflows
higan: fixed a crash on macOS when choosing quit from the application menu [ncbncb]The author of higan (byuu) notes on his homepage (https://byuu.org/) that this will be last release of higan for a while. You can download the new version from the higan (https://www.emulator-zone.com/snes/higan) page.

October 10th, 2017, 17:14
nice i hope they make someday final version.