- devil78Participant10/23/2015 at 03:19Post count: 37
Hi, I purchased ODROID XU4 , a 64 -bit Octa Core SOC with Debian 8.0 installed . I would try to change your scripts so that they are compatible with Odroid . Raspi – config will be replaced with ODROID setup . The purely designed to RaspberryPI , where possible , will be replaced with the proper information , otherwise they will be eliminated from the Retropie Menu. Before proceeding I would like to have your opinion . If so I will share on sourceforge otherwise , if not, I will keep for myself the work done . I need to know , before going to ‘work , if Retropie works in a Frame Buffer mode or requires the X server to function properly . Thank you :)gizmo98Participant10/23/2015 at 07:39Post count: 452
Use github and fork retropie-setup. Modify https://github.com/RetroPie/RetroPie-Setup/blob/master/scriptmodules/system.sh. Add a platform for ux4 and try to use something like ‘if ux4 ,then…’ in modules. Then start retropie setup with ‘__platform=ux4 ./retropie_setup.sh’.efraimsangilParticipant01/31/2016 at 16:32Post count: 51
I have ODROID XU4 too and I am very interested to have Retropie with emulationStation :)
I will try the gizmo98 suggestion :)
RegardsefraimsangilParticipant01/31/2016 at 20:31Post count: 51
It doesn’t work… there exists a lot of errors…
= = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Installing dependencies for 'retroarch' : RetroArch = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Did not find needed package(s): libudev-dev libxkbcommon-dev libsdl2-dev mali-fbdev libusb-1.0-0-dev. I am trying to install them now. = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Installing dependencies for 'sdl2' : SDL (Simple DirectMedia Layer) v2.x = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Did not find needed package(s): devscripts debhelper dh-autoreconf libudev-dev libdbus-1-dev mali-fbdev. I am trying to install them now. Reading package lists... Building dependency tree... Reading state information... E: Unable to locate package mali-fbdev Could not install package(s): devscripts debhelper dh-autoreconf libudev-dev libdbus-1-dev mali-fbdev. Reading package lists... Building dependency tree... Reading state information... E: Unable to locate package mali-fbdev Could not install package(s): libudev-dev libxkbcommon-dev mali-fbdev libusb-1.0-0-dev.
Ok… now… find how to fix it :)gizmo98Participant01/31/2016 at 20:54Post count: 452
__platform=armv7-mali ./retropie_setup.shpetrockblogKeymaster01/31/2016 at 21:34Post count: 1828
I think the XU4 needs a different fbdev driver, and it looks as though it isn’t packaged (yet) as it is for the odroid-c1
you could manually install it
and then remove the dependency for the fbdev-mali package – this is going to require development knowledge though – unless you just built things for running under X11
(__platform=generic-x11)petrockblogKeymaster01/31/2016 at 21:35Post count: 1828
This is really going to require a developer with this board to contribute to RetroPie-Setup to get it properly working though really.efraimsangilParticipant02/01/2016 at 11:26Post count: 51
Yes, I am agree with you, Buzz. In odroid forum, the users are using EmulationStation under X11 but I think that this solution it’s not better. I think the better option it’s run Retropie without X11 because… –> Best performance :)
I’ll make more testing :)devil78Participant02/01/2016 at 12:26Post count: 37
You CAN install X11 and launch EmulationStation with
xinit emulationstationi use this command to launch Attract Mode, wich require Xorg, from EmulationStation in Retropie on Raspberry pi 2.efraimsangilParticipant02/01/2016 at 12:31Post count: 51
Hmmm I try, yes, thanks devil78. Now I am compiling ES…efraimsangilParticipant02/01/2016 at 12:44Post count: 51
lvl0: Error initializing SDL! No available video device lvl0: Renderer failed to initialize! lvl0: Window failed to initialize!
Now, I need study how to fix that.devil78Participant02/01/2016 at 12:48Post count: 37
What linux distro? May be you need to install the mali driver…efraimsangilParticipant02/01/2016 at 12:57Post count: 51
[quote=115856]What linux distro? May be you need to install the mali driver…
Downloaded from: http://forum.odroid.com/viewtopic.php?f=96&t=17542devil78Participant02/01/2016 at 13:32Post count: 37
I think mali driver is needed for SDL
Inviato dal mio Pet utilizzando TapatalkefraimsangilParticipant02/01/2016 at 15:10Post count: 51
[quote=115850]You CAN install X11 and launch EmulationStation with
xinit emulationstationi use this command to launch Attract Mode, wich require Xorg, from EmulationStation in Retropie on Raspberry pi 2.
I try with other distribution…
I make some changes to prevent start X11:
root@gamestation-turbo:~# cat /etc/X11/default-display-manager # /usr/sbin/lightdm
And changes in inittab
# /etc/inittab: init(8) configuration. # $Id: inittab,v 1.91 2002/01/25 13:35:21 miquels Exp $ # The default runlevel. id:2:initdefault:
Then I try with:
And the results:
X.Org X Server 1.16.4 Release Date: 2014-12-20 X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0 Build Operating System: Linux 3.16.0-0.bpo.4-armmp-lpae armv7l Debian Current Operating System: Linux gamestation-turbo 3.10.82+ #29 SMP PREEMPT Sun Oct 4 11:37:23 CEST 2015 armv7l Kernel command line: coherent_pool=2M console=tty1 console=ttySAC2,115200n8 root=UUID=e139ce78-9841-40fe-8823-96a304a09859 rootwait ro fsck.repair=yes smsc95xx.macaddr=00:1e:06:61:7a:88 governor=performance hdmi_tx_amp_lvl=31 hdmi_tx_lvl_ch0=3 hdmi_tx_lvl_ch1=3 hdmi_tx_lvl_ch2=3 hdmi_tx_emp_lvl=6 hdmi_clk_amp_lvl=31 hdmi_tx_res=0 HPD=true Build Date: 11 February 2015 01:18:06AM xorg-server 2:1.16.4-1 (http://www.debian.org/support) Current version of pixman: 0.32.6 Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org to make sure that you have the latest version. Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting, (++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational, (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown. (==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Mon Feb 1 15:04:31 2016 (==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf" (==) Using system config directory "/usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d" xinit: connection to X server lost waiting for X server to shut down (EE) Server terminated successfully (0). Closing log file.
I don’t have a lot of knowlegde of Linux… but… I read a lot and I try everything to learn.efraimsangilParticipant02/01/2016 at 17:33Post count: 51
Well, I try:
And works perfectly… So… I don’t know what’s the next step… :-/petrockblogKeymaster02/01/2016 at 17:45Post count: 1828
I would start with their officially supported os (ubuntu). Might include the mali fbdev package also as with the odroid c1efraimsangilParticipant02/01/2016 at 17:52Post count: 51herbfargusMember02/01/2016 at 18:32Post count: 1858
These are my partial notes on installing on my odroid C1+:efraimsangilParticipant02/01/2016 at 20:08Post count: 51
Thanks, I am going to try your notes :)efraimsangilParticipant02/01/2016 at 20:31Post count: 51
odroid@odroid:~/RetroPie-Setup$ sudo ./retropie_setup.sh [sudo] password for odroid: Unknown platform - please manually set the __platform variable to one of the following: armv7-mali generic-x11 odroid-c1 rpi1 rpi2 x86
So… I am added this lines in system.sh:
ODROID-XU3) __platform="odroid-c1" ;; *)
= = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Installing dependencies for 'sdl2' : SDL (Simple DirectMedia Layer) v2.x = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Did not find needed package(s): devscripts libxss-dev mali-fbdev.
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