GameRunner distribution v0.3
urodelomutante at yahoo.com
Fri Feb 18 20:01:00 CET 2011
Well done. Thank you !
On Wed, 16 Feb 2011 15:31:31 +0100, Rafael Ignacio Zurita
<rafaelignacio.zurita at gmail.com> wrote:
> new version of GameRunner after almost one year.
> GameRunner is an Openmoko Linux distribution. It aims to convert the
> Freerunner phone into a Linux-based handheld game console :
> New Version 0.3 Available :
> Screenshots, pictures and instructions about how to play :
> Changelog since 0.2 :
> - added "The Battle for Wesnoth" game
> - added "Free Heroes II" game
> - added RoadFighter racing game
> - added Xgalaga game
> - added GnuBoy emulator
> - added Xvier (4 in a row) game
> - fixed the problem with ubifs on nand (previous versions used to
> FS on NAND)
> - added bigger icons for launchers
> - improved a bit the snes9x performance
> Some random notes :
> - Boot time using qi is 15-20 seconds since second boot
> - Many games use gamerunner gamecontrol which we wrote to control
> games like an external gamepad. With this tool we do not need to modify
> games source code in order to use touchscreen and accelerometers as
> If it is hard for you to play games, please, read the documentation on
> screen and gamerunner web site. Also, you will find a video explaining
> "two modes" feature. The gamecontrol has a lot of command line
> so you can set your own settings for it.
> - Use Power button for exiting any game and get back to main menu.
> - Use Aux button for switching mode in games using gamerunner
> - We have a forum to share suggestions, ideas, contribution work or
> report of
> bugs. Also, we think openmoko mailing list is fine as well.
> - "save" does not work on The Battle of Wesnoth. We will work on that.
> Sorry about the delay for this new version. We got several suggestions on
> forums, but we have not had time to work on those ideas before. Now we
> did, so enjoy :-)
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