MAME's History.dat

Download the History.dat 2.24 file for MAME 0.224.

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The MAME History.dat is a file that gives you access to all trivia, facts, tips and other information for your favorite games and machines in your favorite gui/frontend. It serves information for MAME games, machines and software lists in the Info tab.

How to use it ?

MAME users: put the file "History.dat" in the folder called "history".
MAMEUI users: put the file "History.dat" in the folder called "dats".

Frontend developers ?

here is how History.dat should be read:

info for games: $info=rom1,rom2,
info for machines: $info=bios1,bios2,
info for softlist: $softlist_name=rom1,rom2,
Some games can have two or more $xxx= tags.

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