Raspberry Pi - openMSX auto installer

By Vampier

Prophet (2110)

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12-11-2017, 01:01

openMSX auto installer can be installed by typing this into the command line:

This short piece of code will do a few things:

  • Install the latest release of openMSX
  • Install system roms in the right locations
  • create a start up script that starts openmsx straight into a Panasonic A1GT with an MFR SCC+ SD plugged in

F12 has been remapped to pause emulation.

If you want openMSX to start automatically please add ./start_openmsx.sh to the end of your .bashrc file.

openMSX runs best under Raspian Stretch Lite:
https://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads/raspbian/

Please use a Pi2 or a Pi3 (also works fine with any Pi Zero)

To get even more performance replace the content of /boot/config.txt with:

framebuffer_width=640
framebuffer_height=480
hdmi_force_hotplug=1
hdmi_drive=2
dtparam=audio=on
gpu_mem=32

For the cost of a small SD card (8gig min) you have your own Turbo-R :RNFF:

A big thank you to José Cerrejón González ( http://misapuntesde.com ) for providing an openMSX Pi version.

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By Vampier

Prophet (2110)

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13-11-2017, 23:04

Added a GUI and switched to the official Raspian version

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