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==Instructions==
 
==Instructions==
  
When the program starts, it tells you to press the "1" and "2" buttons of your wiimote. Wait until the emulator starts, an then press 1 and 2 at the same time, until the wiimote's leds starts to blink (you can press them at any moment). Here is the button relation between the wiimote and the keyboard:
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Step-by step:
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<ul>
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<li>Select StellaWii in HBC (Or launch via your favourite method)</li>
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<li>White text on black background will appear (Don't press anything)</li>
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<li>Wait 30 seconds and the orange GUI should appear</li>
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<li>Wait 10 seconds.</li>
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<li>Press 1+2 on Wiimote, wiimote lights should flash</li>
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<li>Wait 30 seconds, wiimote lights should stop flashing</li>
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<li>Turn the wiimote on it's side as shown below</li>
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</ul>
  
  
<ul>
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=== Menu Controls ===
<li>[A]: Enter (select an option or the rom) </li>
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{| class="wikitable" style="left;text-align:center;"
<li>[Home]: Escape (to return to "roms select" menu)</li>
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<li>[b]: Tabulator (to navigate through the menu buttons)</li>
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! {{WiimoteHorizontal}} || Action
<li>[-]: F1 (Reset) (in a game)</li>
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<li>[+]: F2 (Select) (in a game)</li>
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| {{Wiimote1Button}} + {{Wiimote2Button}} || Register Wiimote. ''Wait until orange GUI appears and then press 1+2 and wait for LEDs to stop flashing.''
</ul>
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|-
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| {{WiimoteDPadUp}} '''/''' {{WiimoteDPadDown}} || Move up and down in rom list
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|-
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| {{WiimoteAButton}} || Enter (select an option or the rom)
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|-
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| {{WiimoteBButton}} || Tabulator (to navigate through the menu buttons)
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|-
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| {{WiimoteHomeButton}} || Escape (to return to "rom select" menu)
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|-
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| {{WiimoteMinusButton}} || F1 (Reset) (in a game)
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|-
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| {{WiimotePlusButton}} || F2 (Select) (in a game)
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|}
  
First player: Wiimote
 
<ul>
 
<li>[1]: Pad button</li>
 
<li>[Digital pad]: Arrows</li>
 
</ul>
 
  
Second player: Nunchuck
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=== In Game Controls ===
<ul>
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{| class="wikitable" style="left;text-align:center;"
<li>[C]: Pad button</li>
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|-
<li>[Analog pad]: Arrows</li>
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! Player 1 || Player 2 || Action
</ul>
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|-
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! {{WiimoteHorizontal}} || {{Nunchuck}} || -
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|-
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| {{WiimoteDPad}} || {{NunchuckControlStick‎}} || Arrows
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|-
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| {{Wiimote1Button}} || {{NunchuckCButton‎}} || Pad Button
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|}
  
 
==Thanks to==
 
==Thanks to==

Revision as of 13:04, 29 January 2009

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Introduction

This project is based on the atari 2600 opensource emulator called stella. You can find the original sources on its sourceforge page:

http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=41847

This version uses the same sources than the original. It uses wii-linux to run on a wii, cwiid for wiimote interface, and the SDL libraries for this system.

What you need

  • A console ready to run homebrew
  • Wiimote
  • SDCard

Installation

  • Copy the "app" and "stella" directories (and its contents) to the root of yout SDCard.
  • Put your roms inside the "stella" directory, in the root of your sdcard
  • Put the SDCard on the front slot sdcard adapter of your wii
  • Launch the Homebrew channel, and load the Stella´s .dol file

Instructions

Step-by step:

  • Select StellaWii in HBC (Or launch via your favourite method)
  • White text on black background will appear (Don't press anything)
  • Wait 30 seconds and the orange GUI should appear
  • Wait 10 seconds.
  • Press 1+2 on Wiimote, wiimote lights should flash
  • Wait 30 seconds, wiimote lights should stop flashing
  • Turn the wiimote on it's side as shown below


Menu Controls

WiimoteHorizontal.svg Action
Wiimote 1 Button + Wiimote 2 Button Register Wiimote. Wait until orange GUI appears and then press 1+2 and wait for LEDs to stop flashing.
Wiimote D-Pad Up / Wiimote D-Pad Down Move up and down in rom list
Wiimote A Button Enter (select an option or the rom)
Wiimote B Button Tabulator (to navigate through the menu buttons)
Wiimote HOME Button Escape (to return to "rom select" menu)
Wiimote - Button F1 (Reset) (in a game)
Wiimote + Button F2 (Select) (in a game)


In Game Controls

Player 1 Player 2 Action
WiimoteHorizontal.svg Nunchuck alternative.svg -
Wiimote D-Pad Nunchuck Control Stick Arrows
Wiimote 1 Button Nunchuck C Button Pad Button

Thanks to

  • The gc-linux team for their effort in porting linux to the wii console
  • The stella team, for their great emulator
  • The CWiid develeoppers, for their great applications to interface the wiimote