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|Input methods||GameCube Controller|
The GameCube Service Disc is used to perform diagnostic testing of a GameCube.
- 1 Emulation Information
- 2 Problems
- 3 Configuration
- 4 Version Compatibility
- 5 Testing
- 6 Gameplay Videos
Improper GameCube Font
Due to copyright concerns Dolphin is unable to include official GameCube fonts, and instead uses Droid Sans. Unfortunately Droid Sans does not align well with the size/kerning of the official GameCube font, which can cause text to be misplaced, dialogs to display improperly, and other issues due to augmented text sizes.
This can be corrected by including a region appropriate GameCube IPL (i.e. BIOS ROM) under <Dolphin User Folder>/GC/. A GameCube "IPL.bin" can be acquired from a real GameCube using Swiss. Refer . GameCube BIOS files used by Dolphin are named "IPL.bin", but may have other titles depending on their source, and should be 2,097,152 bytes in size. One exists for each major GameCube region (JP, NA, EU). The known BIOS CRC32 checksums below can be used to validate files, but variations with other checksums may exist.
|NA CRC32||EU CRC32||JP CRC32|
- The car demo and Optical Disc Drive Audio test results in a warning from Dolphin: "Interesting - Software triggered Decrementer exception" when it exits. Refer .
Accessory Tests / Controller Test
- Results in "SI:Unknown command (0x43)" error from Dolphin when the test starts.
- The Control Stick test is near impossible to pass without using a real GameCube controller and a Wii U Adapter due to diagonal ranges being over 75.
- "Press the A Button to continue." text appears offset from the black box it should be rendered inside. This can be resolved by using a GameCube BIOS.
Hardware Status / Clock Speed
Hardware Test / Register Test
- Fails on Test 3 showing: "gpits.dol Code:85400001".
- Hangs on Test 9 siram0.dol.
Hardware Test / CPU Test
Hardware Test / Memory Test
Hardware Test / DSP Test
No configuration changes are known to affect compatibility for this title.
The graph below charts the compatibility with Service Disc since Dolphin'srelease, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.
This title has been tested on the environments listed below: