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General Category => General Discussion & Help => Topic started by: StoningtonQB on May 13, 2019, 03:14:27 AM

Title: Installing RetroFE in Raspbian Stretch
Post by: StoningtonQB on May 13, 2019, 03:14:27 AM
I am using a Pi 3B+ with Raspbian Stretch using the line:
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bash <(curl -s https://bitbucket.org/phulshof/retrofe/raw/default/Scripts/Raspi2/install.sh)Install is NOT working. It makes a RetroFE folder in root but not all is there. I have tried with and without SU access. Can anyone advise?
Title: Re: Installing RetroFE in Raspbian Stretch
Post by: Pieter Hulshoff on May 13, 2019, 06:11:44 AM
Iím afraid I havenít looked at that script in ages. I have no idea what the current status is. What would you say is missing?
Title: Re: Installing RetroFE in Raspbian Stretch
Post by: StoningtonQB on May 14, 2019, 04:22:13 AM
Most glaringly a lack of an executable but it would appear that the core folder is empty as well.
Title: Re: Installing RetroFE in Raspbian Stretch
Post by: Pieter Hulshoff on May 14, 2019, 05:27:22 PM
Most glaringly a lack of an executable but it would appear that the core folder is empty as well.

The core folder is only used for the Windows libraries. The Linux executable should be in the root directory of RetroFE.
Title: Re: Installing RetroFE in Raspbian Stretch
Post by: StoningtonQB on May 14, 2019, 06:11:11 PM
Yes the executable is missing as well.
Title: Re: Installing RetroFE in Raspbian Stretch
Post by: Pieter Hulshoff on May 15, 2019, 07:29:19 PM
Odd, the executable should be built as part of the compile step.
Title: Re: Installing RetroFE in Raspbian Stretch
Post by: StoningtonQB on May 16, 2019, 02:44:15 PM
I'm using the official Stretch image on a Pi 3B+ FWIW
Title: Re: Installing RetroFE in Raspbian Stretch
Post by: StoningtonQB on May 16, 2019, 08:22:32 PM
Is there an archive I can extract to my installed folder that would replace whatever is missing?
Title: Re: Installing RetroFE in Raspbian Stretch
Post by: Pieter Hulshoff on May 16, 2019, 10:20:16 PM
No, though I guess I could try and build one sometime. Basically the bitbucket checkout contains all required files except for the executable. That one's created from the source code compile (in Linux it's just called retrofe, without extension). There's a Python script that gathers it all together.

Could you screenshot the contents of the directory it's created for you?