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by Hex
Thu May 04, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Emulation Station Battery optimization for RapberryPi Zero
Replies: 12
Views: 7030

Re: Emulation Station speedups for RapberryPi Zero

Make sure the file is executable: $ ls -l /opt/retropie/supplementary/emulationstation/emulationstation -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 4746728 Mar 16 20:41 /opt/retropie/supplementary/emulationstation/emulationstation If the permissions (-rwxr-xr-x) look any different do: sudo chmod 755 /opt/retropie/suppl...
by Hex
Wed May 03, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Emulation Station Battery optimization for RapberryPi Zero
Replies: 12
Views: 7030

Re: Emulation Station speedups for RapberryPi Zero

Well at least you can restore it cleanly by reinstalling from binary.

Are you using Pi Zero/1 or 2/3??? The binary is only for PiZero or 1.

Also verify the md5
md5sum : 59d9aec4d5d524d525714d4f70c83cd5
by Hex
Mon May 01, 2017 6:09 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Emulation Station Battery optimization for RapberryPi Zero
Replies: 12
Views: 7030

Re: Emulation Station speedups for RapberryPi Zero

You have to kill the process for Emulationstation first and then copy the binary

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// Find EmulationStation PID using:
top
// note the PID and Press q to exit from top
kill PID
sudo cp ........................
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by Hex
Mon May 01, 2017 1:36 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Emulation Station Battery optimization for RapberryPi Zero
Replies: 12
Views: 7030

Re: Emulation Station speedups for RapberryPi Zero

I tried your updated version of emulationstation via zip file. My problem: after reboot emulationstation does not start up again! The retropie just boots into the command prompt. Any idea? Did you replace the binary properly? You have to extract the binary from Zip file and substitute the original ...
by Hex
Fri Apr 28, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Emulation Station Battery optimization for RapberryPi Zero
Replies: 12
Views: 7030

Emulation Station Battery optimization for RapberryPi Zero

NOTE: This has been already implemented into the Retropie ES. Option is present in Settings>OtherSettings>PowerSaverModes Binary Updated for Pi Zero and 1 While working on my GBZ build I noticed that my PiZero was heating quite a bit when emulation station was idle. So I sshed in and found that the...
by Hex
Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Hex's build #1: A different take on GBZ
Replies: 1
Views: 3267

Re: Hex's build #1: A different take on GBZ

And of course build costs Ebay : USB SNES controller (x2) _____________ 8.88 Gamepad board from @prerunnerseth __ 9.00 Screen (320x240) (I am an idot) _______ 23.58 USB Audio Card ____________________ 0.80 Audio amp mono ___________________ 2.21 Speakers (x5) ______________________ 6.50 Adafruit : R...
by Hex
Wed Apr 19, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Hex's build #1: A different take on GBZ
Replies: 1
Views: 3267

Hex's build #1: A different take on GBZ

Stick around these forums are you will see all kinds of builds. Original Gameboy case ones, after-market gameboy case ones, slim builds etc. Some use as many original parts as possible, some go for all alternate parts, some opt for AIO boards to reduce headaches. Well this is a build like no other.....
by Hex
Tue Apr 18, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Most unique GBZ build
Replies: 2
Views: 1319

Re: Most unique GBZ build

moosepr wrote:
Tue Apr 18, 2017 2:29 pm
Most accurate title ever!

That's some good work there! How sturdy is it?
It is quite sturdy. Fell once from hand, just had a small bump
by Hex
Tue Apr 18, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Most unique GBZ build
Replies: 2
Views: 1319

Most unique GBZ build

Stick around these forums are you will see all kinds of builds. Original Gameboy case ones, after-market gameboy case ones, slim builds etc. Some use as many original parts as possible, some go for all alternate parts, some opt for AIO boards to reduce headaches. Well this is a build like no other.....