0.77.1 release notes¶
Release date: 2021-08-28
How to upgrade¶
Download and launch the latest version:
- Linux (or Steam on Linux)
Z:\> prompt, run
config -wc to write the new configuration file. Any
existing settings will be retained, however, extraneous comments will be
The following user-visible bugs were fixed in 0.77.1 (reported-by; fixed-by):
Fix crash when using 32-bit build and the dynamic-core on Windows 10 (Banjo-Oz; kklobe).
Fix crash when using 32-bit build and the dynamic-core on Raspbian (nemo93; kklobe).
Fix degraded joystick control during once-a-month integer time-rollover event (cimarronm).
Fix inability for a program to use its own bundled
CHOICEexecutables (SmilingSpectre; Wengier).
Fix inability to map joystick events when joysticktype was configured as
Fix incorrect setup of the joystick when type configured as
Fix input control lag on some Windows systems and on macOS when the “Magnet” GUI management program is running (Burrito78; kcgen).
Fix mouse control in Alive – Behind the Moon (DOSBox SVN r4461/ripsaw8080).
Fix performance regression when building releases on arm-based Linux SBC (mrfixit2001).
Fix potential Tseng ET3000 video mode corruption (DOSBox SVN r4460; ripsaw8080).
Fix resizing of window impacting the debugger TUI on Windows (DOSBox SVN r4462; ripsaw8080).
Fix potential crash when quickly Alt+Tabing on Windows (kklobe).
Fix size and placement of video content when using a resizeable window mode (bmunger; kcgen).
Fix unformattable content in translation files (dreamer; kcgen).
- Synchronize Italian translation files (Kappa971).
- Synchronize German translation files (Burrito78).
- Generate macOS Universal Binary supporting x86_64 and arm64 (Kirk Klobe)
Translations pack included¶
French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, and Spanish users: move the bundled
translations directory into your DOSBox Staging configuration directory.
Right click the dosbox-staging.app file and select “Show Package
translations folder is inside
After the move, you will have:
Load your language on the command-line:
Or via primary or local config file:
dosbox -editconf to open your config file.
For future reference, the above is also discussed in the README.
We are extremely grateful for all contributions, including the invaluable improvements merged in from the DOSBox Team and the DOSBox-X Team.
DOSBox Staging maintains original authorship on all commits to ensure attribution is recorded in the version control system (git).