Release Date

MAME 0.79u3 was a private internal release and never released to the public.

It was released privately to MAMEDev on 25 February 2004.


The known contributors for this version are, in alphabetical order:

Specific Contributions

The known contributions for this version are, in the order specified in the whatsnew:

  • Nathan Woods made misc changes:
    • Updated I286 CPU core to MAME 0.79
    • Adding a missing case to jaguargpu_get_info()
    • Updated m4510 and m6509 CPU cores to MAME 0.79
    • Removed a duplicate global variable definition
    • Removed NEOMAME and CPSMAME declarations
    • Added a new consistency check on CPUs to check for the existence of certain get_info cases needed for debugging. This consistency check is currently only enabled for MESS.
    • Changed key_trans_table to be non static and renamed to win_key_trans_table (this table is now used in MAME32)
    • Changed all fatalerror() calls to osd_die()
    • Added -createblankhd and -copydata commands
    • Added new arguments to -createhd
    • Ported to Macintosh
    • Changed artwork_override_screenshot_params() so that its functionality will kick in whenever the artwork system is active, even without artwork pieces
    • Introduced a static artwork_system_active(); a call to check to see if the artwork system is active.
  • smf cleaned up misc parts of the PSX code
  • Aaron Giles fixed a TMS32031 bug that was causing some problems in Radikal bikers

Game Support

New games added or promoted from NOT_WORKING status

New clones added