> > How about fixing the bug in mame that causes the in-game menu to suddenly display
> > the bottom of the screen after tabbing out of it once then trying to go back? It
> > happens even with a default install, and occasionally will cause the last game to
> > played to lack sound if you try to run it again. I mean, is that a result of MAMEUI
> > or just shitty mame code? It seems like every release of mame has some stupid bug
> > it anymore. Maybe we need a new team of devs to work on Mame since it's obvious the
> > assholes we have can't get along, and are incompetent to an extent. I'm just saying
> > from personal observation over the years. You guys are old and maybe it's time to
> > hang it up and pass the torch to everyone's benefit.
> That bug is in MAME, nothing to do with MAMEUI.
> There's no need to "pass the torch", the fact is the code is available for anyone to
> copy and improve upon. Therefore you can step up and fix whatever you want to fix.
> But I bet you won't.
actually it's a bug in the compiler, it optimizes away the memory clearing, there's a workaround in the current code however.
although yes, changing compiler right before release is about as dumb as you can get.