Swiss Nightly Build
For general questions about usage, functionality, feature requests, troubleshooting, etc etc, not associated with Nightly Builds, please post in a different thread or create a new thread.
What is a Nightly Build?
A Nightly Build is the latest compiled version of swiss.
Will a new version be available every night?
NO, only when the latest changes have been uploaded to swiss GitHub can a new build version be released.
Should I use Nightly Builds?
Swiss Nightly Builds give you access to the very latest features, compatibility improvements, and/or fixes found in current code changes not available in the last "official release." This will not only improve your swiss experience, it will also allow you to provide precise feedback.
Are Nightly Builds stable?
While the Nightly Builds incorporate the latest features and/or fixes added, it is possible that some unexpected events could be introduced. Finding any new issues and pointing them out quickly using these Nightly Builds is essential to provide overall improvements. If any MAJOR issues are introduced in a Nightly Build, it will probably be fixed very quickly in a subsequent Nightly Build. Remember: feedback is essential.
What files will be released with a Nightly Build?
All Nightly Build releases will contain a the following files to allow everyone an opportunity to access to the latest changes and allow for a wide range of testing scenarios.
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Action Replay - SDLOADER.BIN DOL - Viper - swiss-lz-viper.dol - swiss.dol - swiss-compressed.dol - swiss.elf ISO - swiss(ntsc).iso - swiss(ntsc-j).iso - swiss(pal).iso USBGeckoRemoteServer - swissserver - swissserver.exe WKF - RecoveryISO - swiss_recovery.iso - swiss.fzn - swiss.fzn.fw SWISS_FILE_DESCRIPTIONS.txt swiss-changelog.txt swiss.md5
Testing and feedback of Nightly Builds is essential to confirm proper functionality of latest improvement changes, searching for new issues not previously documented or the recurrence of issues thought to have been resolved.
Please check here for a list of known issues.
Please check here for a list of recent changes.
If a new unexpected issue is discovered, please retest the issue using all available Nightly Build versions to determine if the issue is duplicated and/or when the issues was introduced.
When providing feedback, please include as much information as possible. This will allow for another member to attempt duplication of the issue confirm the issue or provide a resolution.
Try to include the following information and configurations when the issue was discovered:
1. Nightly Build version: swiss_rxxx ( dol, iso, fw, ntsc, pal )
2. Hardware: GC / Wii (ntsc, ntsc-j, pal)
3. Hardware Configuration: DVD, BBA, USB Gecko SD Gecko, modchips, non-modded system
4. Boot Method: DVD, WKF, swiss on WKF flash, Qoob, Viper, SDML, AR
5. Info: Details about the issue, and how to reproduce the issue
Current Nightly Build