OSD Debugging Options


debugger
Description This option allows you to select which debugger Mame will use if compiled with debug enabled. Options are windows, imgui or none
Full Command -debugger <custom>
Alt. Command none
Reverse Command none
Example mame64.exe -debugger windows
Mame.ini Command debugger
Command Default auto
Argument Format <custom>

debugger_font
Description This option allows you to select which font Mame will use for its debugger.
Full Command -debugger_font <font_name>
Alt. Command none
Reverse Command none
Example mame64.exe -debugger_font helvetica
Mame.ini Command debugger_font
Command Default auto
Argument Format <font_name>

debugger_font_size
Description This option sets the font size use in the debugger. 0 = Windows default.
Full Command -debugger_font_size <integer>
Alt. Command none
Reverse Command none
Example mame64.exe -debugger_font helvetica -debugger_font_size 9
Mame.ini Command debugger_font_size
Command Default 0
Argument Format <custom>

watchdog
Description This option switches on a watchdog facility in Mame which will sit and monitor a system and exit the it if nothing is happening. This helps with bugged systems that can crash out in Mame and lock you out. If this is enabled it will shut down the system is the screen stops updating after the set amount of seconds. Default is 0.
Full Command -watchdog <integer>
Alt. Command none
Reverse Command none
Example mame64.exe pacman -watchdog 25
Mame.ini Command watchdog
Command Default 0
Argument Format <integer>