The alternative app for the Homebrew Channel



Homebrew Filter r38 has just been released and it comes with new features for us to enjoy.

HomebrewFilter is your alternative app for the Homebrew Channel, it allows you to load Homebrew apps in your Wii system. Compared to the Homebrew Channel this app features the following functionalities:

- boot GameCube Homebrew
- boot into external loaders (Uniiloader, Priiloader)
- load Homebrew from SD, USB, DVD or All
- load Homebrew from FAT, NTFS or EXT2/3/4 formatted devices
- categorize Homebrew (without the need to change directories)
- download additional content directly from within The HomebrewFilter

Fonts
Translations
Themes

- on-the-fly updates via network connectivity
- child-lock mode
- screen adjustment options
- edit meta.xml from within the HomebrewFilter


Below is the full changelog:

- changes to the app-info dialog:
* DVD icon is now shown if necessary
* erase button is hidden for apps from DVD
* edit button no longer overlaps SD/USB/DVD icon (if any)
- BUGFIX: childlock is now saved when HBF exits
- BUGFIX: call ExitApp() before exiting HBF
- BUGFIX: installer no longer crashes on IOS58 due to early
controller initialization (only happened under
certain circumstances)
- BUGFIX: use waninkoko's NAND loader in THBF channel,
rather than comex'.
* Fixes the issue that HBF does not properly
respond when power or reset button on the console
have been pressed.
* the strange bevhaviour that occured when the
USB HDD was woken up while loading HBF is gone
- BUGFIX: compiled with libpng 1.4 to fix a problem in PNG handling
- BUGFIX: return to HBF feature now works again
- installer now supports Classic-Controller
- installer now supports GameCube-Controller
- installer loads HomebrewFilter rather than returning to Systemmenu
- installer no longer invokes update-counter on hamachi-mp's website
- add support for flag in meta.xml (use this, if
an application (most likely WiiMC) does not recognize your HDD)
- adopt libwiigui changes from ZERO
- BUGFIX: loading apps through wiiload works again
- support passing arguements using wiiload [obcd]
- BUGFIX: when changing network settings, the network thread is
halted or started accordingly [obcd]
- BUGFIX: only show 'launch priiloader' in external loaders prompt,
if priiloader is really installed
- HBF now supports wiiload over USB-Gecko [obcd]
- changed loading address from 0x81230000 to 0x81330000
- removed all sound related code
- support for neek2o [obcd]
- support for switching to neek2o/real NAND
* when in real NAND and neek2o files present on either SD
or the first partiton of USB HDD 'external loaders' menu
offers a 'launch neek2o' button to enter neek2o emu NAND
* when in neek2o emu NAND 'external loaders' menu offers an
'enter real NAND' button to switch back to real NAND
- only check once on startup for a new version [obcd]
- updated PNGu

NEWS SOURCE: http://www.wiihacks.com/content/506-...ilter-r38.html

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this 'homebrew' update!