How to Install RetroPie on Le Potato Libre Computer Board (AML-S905X-CC)
Download belenaEtcher from: balenaEtcher - Flash OS images to SD cards & USB drives
Download image file from: Index of /board/libre-computer-project/libre-computer-board-aml-s905x-cc/image/retropie/
Format your SD card and use belenaEtcher to write the image file to the SD card.
Hook up the Libre board to ethernet, power and then run:
sudo apt install rapidjson-dev
Wait for this to install for 2 minutes and then install emulationstation:
Go to: Manage Packages > Manage core packages > Emulationstation > Install from source
This will take 20 minutes to install.
Reboot after install from the emulationstation menu.
Power off and remove the ethernet cable.
Insert wired USB controller and power on the board.
Configure the controller.
Power off the board.
Copy game ROM files to a folder named “retropie” on a USB thumb drive.
Organize game ROM files into system folders like NES, SNES and N64.
Insert the USB thumb drive into the Libre board and power it on.
Wait for 2 minutes while the games are copied.
Power off the Libre board and remove the USB thumb drive.
Power on the Libre board and play RetroPie emulated games.
- Press the Hotkey (we recommended setting it as Select) and Start buttons simultaneously to quit any game.