[Rpcemu] Installing to Linux (John McCartney)

Michael Howard mike at dewberryfields.co.uk
Sat May 30 00:41:01 PDT 2020

On 28/05/2020 17:55, Peter Veltmans wrote:
> Hi all!
> This is a reply to John McCartney's question about starting RPCEmu from
> the desktop (actually: from the menu-system of a Linux-desktop).
> As I wrote before (on 15/05/2020):
> starting rpcemu from the command line (after compiling, of course) was straightforward. Starting it from the menusystem of the desktop however, was not. It gave an error, complaining about some files not being present (./roms, for example). I checked and lo and behold, the roms were present.
> So I surmised that the menusystem just didn't change directory in a
> clear way. So I made up a little script (called RISCOS5.sh), with the
I very much doubt it is a 'changing directory' issue perse, far more 
likely associated permissions somewhere along the line.

Running from the desktop menus or desktop panel or even a desktop 
shortcut works here without any scripting.

Michael Howard

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