> It's nothing to do with the samurai portion of the title. It's from that being a
> derivative of an IBM PC driver.
> I have no idea about only being able to type s-a-m before it crashes unless you have
> your game list & select column set to where it's hitting 1 that crashes it as you
> type it in. Can you type other titles out fully?
> If I remember correctly, at 1st there were quite a few like this,(like around v185)
> including Neo-Geo I believe, but they've all slowly returned to working as usual
> either by being fixed on purpose or just inadvertent changes to the code that solved
> it. That is just my best guess mind you...
> For now, if you wish to remove the ones that crash MAME from your lists, here are the
> 1s I know of. If anyone finds any more, add them to the list.
> For certain, any of the drivers from these source files will crash it:
> Any of the other IBM drivers work fine:
> Also, the above drivers do not cause crashes in anything other than MAMEUI64 as far
> as I know. So if you need to use 1 of those just run it from the command line or
> internal UI or another UI of your choice...
i can type other titles fully, but I tried to look for cruis'n usa the other day, i type C-r-u and at the "I" again same crash