The MAME History.xml 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.
Here are the latest statistics for the 2.38 version:
Download full details for the included/missing soflists: History.xml vs MAME 0.238
Download the History file for old MAME versions and Frontends. No intermediate versions will be released under this format.
MAME users: put the file "History.xml" in the folder called "history".
Please delete the History.db when updating the History.xml.
MAMEUI users: put the file "History.xml" in the folder called "dats".
Structure of the new History.xml, how it should be read:Information for the mainlist entries:
History.XML is verified and compared to latest MAME release using an internal (not public) tool called DreamSoft's MAME DAT/XML File Scanner Pro.