Fresh RetroPie 3.5 image
Configure Xbox Controller
sudo passwd root – can’t SSH in as ‘root’, access denied (despite entering correct password?)
SSH as pi
cd ~ mkdir develop
sudo apt-get install cmake libx11-dev libx11-xcb-dev libflac-dev libogg-dev libvorbis-dev libopenal-dev libjpeg62-turbo-dev libfreetype6-dev libxcb-randr0-dev libxcb-image0-dev libxcb-util0-dev libxcb-ewmh-dev libxcb-keysyms1-dev libxcb-icccm4-dev libudev-dev libavutil-dev libavcodec-dev libavformat-dev libavfilter-dev libswscale-dev libavresample-dev libfontconfig1-dev libxrandr2 libxrandr-dev
Attract requires X so we need to install it (took a while! =( )
sudo apt-get update (installation of lxde will fail otherwise)
sudo apt-get install xinit
sudo apt-get install lxde
Back to the instructions from the Wiki:
git clone -b rpi https://github.com/mickelson/SFML sfml-pi
mkdir sfml-pi/build;cd sfml-pi/build
cmake -DEGL_INCLUDE_DIR=/opt/vc/include -DEGL_LIBRARY=/opt/vc/lib/libEGL.so -DFREETYPE_INCLUDE_DIR_freetype2=/usr/include -DFREETYPE_INCLUDE_DIR_ft2build=/usr/include/freetype2 -DGLES_INCLUDE_DIR=/opt/vc/include -DGLES_LIBRARY=/opt/vc/lib/libGLESv1_CM.so -DSFML_BCMHOST=1 -DSFML_OPENGL_ES=1 ..
sudo make install
cd ~/develop git clone --depth 1 https://github.com/mickelson/attract attract
sudo make install
sudo raspi-config – Overclock to Turbo, change memory split to 256mb.
First time, I got the X log-in screen for Debian 8, keyboard and mouse wouldn’t work. Couldn’t SSH into it so had to pull plug.
Plugged it back in and this time the RetroPie splash screen appeared but wouldn’t go further, couldn’t SSH so had to pull plug again.
Plugged it again and a whole screen of messages has appeared including stuff about systenmd-fsck , Started LSB, Starting Avahi and Starting D-Bus. Frozen. Can’t SSH into the Pi, have to pull plug.
Fourth time, RetroPie splash screen loads, disappears and left with blank screen. Can’t SSH into Pi so now giving up..