Author Topic: Arcadeflow theme v 17.2 [Release] Updated 22 April 2024  (Read 599104 times)

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 8.9 [Release] Updated 25 September 2020
« Reply #1140 on: October 15, 2020, 04:10:17 AM »
Is anyone using arcadeflow with future pinball or visual pinball?

I'm not sure, but future pinball and visual pinball are both supported by AF as far as system identifier and other data are concerned. I don't think that's the issue, but if you remove the pinball display does it work?

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 8.9 [Release] Updated 25 September 2020
« Reply #1141 on: October 15, 2020, 06:33:54 AM »
Yes.

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 8.9 [Release] Updated 25 September 2020
« Reply #1142 on: October 15, 2020, 06:35:47 AM »
Yes.

Then I need the emulator con fig file from AN emulator folder, that could be helpful

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 8.9 [Release] Updated 25 September 2020
« Reply #1143 on: October 15, 2020, 03:23:29 PM »
Yes.

Then I need the emulator con fig file from AN emulator folder, that could be helpful

If I change the layout for the VPX to something besides ArcadeFlow the interface remains usable.
« Last Edit: October 15, 2020, 05:21:28 PM by bionictoothpick »

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 8.9 [Release] Updated 25 September 2020
« Reply #1144 on: October 15, 2020, 10:21:18 PM »
Yes.

Then I need the emulator con fig file from AN emulator folder, that could be helpful

If I change the layout for the VPX to something besides ArcadeFlow the interface remains usable.

Great! I was able to replicate the issue, now I'll be traveling all day so I'll need time to patch a definitive solution, but for the moment try this: in your .cfg file change the line

Code: [Select]
system Pinball
to

Code: [Select]
system Visual Pinball
this should fix it for the moment.

EDIT: Fixed! It was easy, and I'm an idiot: do you remember the patched layout.nut I prepared for you? In that patch I put a workaround but forgot to comment out the old line of code causing the error :D I'll implement it in 9.1 soon
« Last Edit: October 15, 2020, 10:25:59 PM by zpaolo11x »

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 8.9 [Release] Updated 25 September 2020
« Reply #1145 on: October 19, 2020, 01:11:01 AM »
If you're able to have the overlay go over the system select menu, that would be a nice addition.

Hmm I just checked and the overlay should go over the system menu... Are you sure you used the option "Background"->"Custom Overlay" to set the overlay?

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 8.9 [Release] Updated 25 September 2020
« Reply #1146 on: October 19, 2020, 05:16:06 AM »
Yes. You can see in the picture how the overlay is there, but the system menu is on top of that overlay.
The image was so big it looked obnoxious in the forum so I deleted it. I'll repost another tonight.
« Last Edit: October 19, 2020, 05:52:07 AM by bionictoothpick »

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 8.9 [Release] Updated 25 September 2020
« Reply #1147 on: October 19, 2020, 06:21:19 AM »
Yes. You can see in the picture how the overlay is there, but the system menu is on top of that overlay.
The image was so big it looked obnoxious in the forum so I deleted it. I'll repost another tonight.

Don't worry, I saw the picture, no need to re-upload that. I was just asking because I tried with my setup and the layout is correctly "on top" of the displays menu. It may be an issue with z-order, I'll look into it but it is difficult if I can't replicate the issue.

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 9.1 [Release] Updated 21 October 2020
« Reply #1148 on: October 21, 2020, 12:46:55 AM »
AF version 9.1 is out!

Featuring yet another iteration of the auto update - auto install routine that _should_ work... from next version we'll see :D
Mostly bug fixes and usability improvements in this version.

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 9.1 [Release] Updated 21 October 2020
« Reply #1149 on: October 21, 2020, 04:59:11 AM »
I'm trying your auto install update for the first time. A windows popped up and the download was successful, but I'm just getting a circle at mouse cursor within attractmode...how  much time should I give the install?

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 9.1 [Release] Updated 21 October 2020
« Reply #1150 on: October 21, 2020, 05:49:50 AM »
I'm trying your auto install update for the first time.

If you are upgrading from 9.0 to 9.1 I have to warn you that the auto-install function doen't work as expected yet. It should be fixed in 9.1, so you could auto-update and auto-install when 9.2 is out.

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A windows popped up and the download was successful, but I'm just getting a circle at mouse cursor within attractmode...how  much time should I give the install?

That's probably the auto-install getting stuck, I suggest you only use auto-download when running 9.0. I know this auto-update thing is a nightmare, because every change takes effect to the NEXT version...
« Last Edit: October 21, 2020, 06:06:12 AM by zpaolo11x »

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 9.2 [Release] Updated 30 October 2020
« Reply #1151 on: October 30, 2020, 01:28:46 AM »
Arcadeflow 9.2 is out!

With support for bestgames.ini and series.ini, plus speed improvement when filtering large romlists.

Enjoy!

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 9.2 [Release] Updated 30 October 2020
« Reply #1152 on: October 30, 2020, 06:52:21 AM »
Arcadeflow 9.2 is out!

Congratulations my friend, your update & install finally works. Updated from 9.1 to 9.2.
This is not an easy thing to achieve, bravo!
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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 9.2 [Release] Updated 30 October 2020
« Reply #1153 on: October 30, 2020, 07:27:31 AM »
Congratulations my friend, your update & install finally works. Updated from 9.1 to 9.2.
This is not an easy thing to achieve, bravo!
 

I was crossing all the fingers I have waiting for your feedback :D Great to know that, finally, it works!

Thank you for the feedback ;D

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Re: Arcadeflow theme v 9.2 [Release] Updated 30 October 2020
« Reply #1154 on: October 30, 2020, 02:43:32 PM »
The autoupdate seemed to work, but I'm getting weird backgrounds now with no game list...if I change back to 91 it shows correctly.


Also, but unrelated, I see the joystick and buttons when looking and game info, but not the description of the action that the button does...like your MK example with block and high / low kick/punch. What do I need for that to be included.

Thanks.