Questions tagged [emulation]

Emulation is the process of running code native to something other than the machine you are using. This is usually facilitated by a program, often called an emulator.

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dolphin emulator (development version)

i'm trying to setup dolphin emulator on ubuntu, as it was working fine on manjaro. the dolphin stable version is working fine but i need the development version for vulkan support i believe. tried ...
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What are the differences in the PCSX2 plugins?

I'm using the Linux build of PCSX2 on Ubuntu 19.10. This is currently version 1.5.0-0. When I go to GS plugins, I see 3 options. GSdx (GCC 8.2.0 SSE4.1/AVX) 1.1.0 [libGSdx-SSE4] GSdx (GCC 8.2.0 SSE2/...
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Steam Rom Manager: incorrect Steam directory

Anyone able to help with Steam Rom Manager Application is throwing this error on Ubuntu 19.10: Warning! No user accounts found, it could be due to one of the reasons below: incorrect Steam ...
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Where are android-sdk executables (installed with apt)?

I installed android-sdk via apt, on xubuntu 18.04.4 LTS But there's no android command in my path! In this question, they locate the tools for a home installation. But I navigated to /usr/local/lib/...
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How can I run android apk in linux with lite load on cpu without server

How can Run android apk in Linux without GUI and without the lowest load possible of an emulator. I want it running on a low specification compute unit like orange pi pc 2 not in the heavy PC.
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Should I install Mesa driver?

I have AMD Radeon HD 6790 Barts. Will it cause black screen? Should I just install official driver from their website? Or should I not touch graphics driver at all, because Dolphin emulator works. But ...
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mupen64plus not working on 18.04

maybe someone can help me troubleshoot this problem? I used m64py , the frontend for mupen64plus , then tried changing the video driver from rice to another one , can't remember which one... But then ...
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How can make the controler configuration window show in pcsxr?

I'm running ubuntu 18.04 and have installed pcsxr via apt. Everything seems to work as expected except for controllers. When I try to click on the controller icon or select "controllers..." from the ...
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X forwarding of Android Emulator

I'm trying to run an Android Emulator in the container. I connect to container with ssh -X. The Android Studio itself runs normally and can be tuned. But instead of an emulator I see just empty black ...
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Run virtual android on ubuntu server?

So here’s the deal, I want to be able to create a android emulator on my Ubuntu server and then stream it to whatever I connect it to... I understand latency and all that, but that’s not a problem. I ...
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Enable middle mouse button emulation on Gnome login (Ubuntu)

I like to use middle mouse button emulation, because my middle mouse button is a scroll wheel and it takes a lot of pressure to register a click. This gets physically painful pretty quickly. I find ...
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Windows emulator on ubuntu with GPU passthrough?

I have a Ubuntu and Windows dual boot, I use Ubuntu for everything except gaming.(Wine/dxvk doesn't cut it) Now I'd like to not have to reboot when I feel like playing a game, which sometimes is only ...
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Is it possible to get EmulationStation as a Snap package?

Development of EmulationStation seems to have stopped, and I can't get it to install on Ubuntu 18.04. There is a LaunchPad PPA, and on the site it has this message: EmulationStation upstream is ...
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qemu-system-arm: -M raspi2 can't support USB input

I have a problem launching Ubuntu Mate startup in qemu-arm. Here we have qemu-3.0.0 with libusb. I installed it with $ ./configure $ make install $ cd arm-sofmmu Here is the qemu command line input: ...
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Controller config window doesn't work in pcsxr(PCSX-RELOADED)

I installed pscxr(playstation emulator) from ubuntu software and everything seems to work fine except for the controller config window, when i click on the controller settings nothing happens. I'm on ...
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How to Fix Mac Driver Mouse Button Emulation in Ubuntu 18.04

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04.1 Mac Drivers Mouse Emulation Not Working I edited /etc/sysctl.conf file with the following code: # Enable mouse button emulation dev.mac_hid.mouse_button_emulation = 1 # Set ...
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System audio problems while Android emulator is running

I didn't use to have this problem but lately, while I have Google's Android emulator running, my system audio (not talking about the emulator's audio) sounds very distorted and metallic. Sometimes it ...
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How to compile and run SheepShaver on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS?

I want to run SheepShaver PowerPC Mac emulator on my Ubuntu 16.04 LTS desktop. How can I compile and run it?
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qemu arm64 emulation on host x86, it stuck when booting kernel

I am trying to emulate ARM architecture using QEMU. My host OS is ubuntu 16.04 and the guest OS inside the emulated machine is also ubuntu 16.04. Hardware specifications of my host system are: ...
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UBUNTU 17.04" Failed to start Android emulator in Android Studio

Issue Image I tried the solution i found which installing lib64stdc++6 AND mesa-utils and installed successfully but when i do the next command: cd ~/Android/Sdk/tools/lib64/libstdc++ it says No such ...
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Game Boy Advance Emulator [duplicate]

Which emulator for the Game Boy Advance is recommended for Linux (Lubuntu) that doesn't run too slowly such as VBA-M in my case and that supports the same kind of features like VBA nowadays (2017)?
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Creating a minimal desktop environment to run EmulationStation

I found “Start ubuntu without a desktop environment but start an X application” and wanted to try it out for myself, but this time launching EmulationStation and created a .desktop file in /usr/share/...
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Anbox can't be started [duplicate]

I am very curious about the new Anbox emulator for running Android apps on PC. Unfortunately I can't make it work on my PC. After having installed via snap there is a new entry in the Gnome menu list....
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Is there any graphics emulators for ubuntu?

I'm making my own linux distro based on lubuntu, and I wanted it to be used for gaming. I want to put a graphics emulator as a program that comes with it but I don't know if its possible. If not I can ...
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Performance issue with emulator program running without sudo

I'm attempting to run an emulator (VisualBoyAdvanced) on a Pine64 single-board computer running Ubuntu 16.04. The program works fine when running as root (with the sudo command), but because of my ...
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Is it possible to send data to qemu's parallelport?

I'm testing qemu's parallelport and tried to send data to it. With a connected chardevice I'm not able to change the state of the registers. With parport forwarding I'm not able to access my ...
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PCSX Not working in Ubuntu 16.04

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 64 bit on a HP Notebook with a quad-core AMD processor and four gigs of RAM I'm still relatively new to all of this but I can usually figure out how to get most emulators ...
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How do I run this file?

I downloaded BasiliskII from emaculation.com for Linux but I don't know how to run it. The file name is BasiliskII_X_Linux_13_09_2010 and when I double click on it, nothing happens. Sorry if it is a ...
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Can I run RetroPie under Ubuntu?

I recently bought a RetroPie kit that I have set up and play on in the livingroom and I love it. I was wondering if there was a way to run a RetroPie setup from within Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS. Can I run ...
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Where does a .deb file go after installation?

I just installed Dolphin 4.0 from a .deb file, where is the application OR how do I access it?
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How to permanently save controller input settings on higan emulator?

How to permanently save controller input settings on higan? The controller of choice is a Xbox 360 controller, the settings are set and work just fine, until I close the higan emulator. When opening ...
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What are ways to detect running under windows 10 emulation?

Since a binary built for Ubuntu may now run under the Win10 "Ubuntu subsystem" - how can it detect this? (besides of poking in obscure corners of sysfs, /dev and so on)
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Where's the GUI for the Gnuboy-x Gameboy emulator?

I just installed the Gnuboy-x binaries and I'm not sure how to use Gnuboy... Am I missing downloads or do I just need a GUI, and which GUI should I be using if it doesn't come with one?
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Is it possible to use libertine on an Aquaris E4.5 yet?

Libertine is a software for ubuntu touch devices, which acts as a container for legacy x-apps to make them running on your device. Thete are videos and instructions of people, who got libertine ...
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How does wine actually work? [closed]

It is clear that the environment required for running a Windows application and an Ubuntu application are completely different. But a small package (of approx. around 650 MB) is able to run Windows ...
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What is POSIX-compatible mode in Linux?

The book says : When in POSIX-compatible mode, bash will emulate sh. What does this mean? What is meant by emulation in simple layman terms?
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How to simulate Ubuntu ARM image on Raspberry Pi with Virtualbox?

How do you run the Ubuntu ARM image in Virtualbox (ultimately managed through Vagrant) for testing a Raspberry Pi configuration? I can find a ton of guides for running various pre-built Raspberry Pi ...
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Forcing Genymotion network traffic to pass through Ubuntu proxy settings

On a Genymotion virtual device (Android 6.0.0 API 23) I need it to follow the network proxy rules of Ubuntu which are set in Settings --> Network --> Network proxy. I tried on both enabled "apply ...
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How to install wine application for system wide usage

Can't figure out, whether it is possible to install an application via wine system wide to avoid repetitive process and save disc space.
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Install windows in emulator from Windows USB backup

Right now I have a dual boot system - Windows 10 and Ubuntu 14.04. As I only rarely use Windows I pondered on reinstalling Ubuntu so it can take over the whole disk space and install Windows in ...
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Problems with Desmume in Ubuntu 15.10

I have just installed Desmume for Ubuntu 15.10, and I am having some issues. The first problem which is not much of a problem is that only the Gtk-Glade version of the program functions. The other ...
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Is it possible to get Commodore 128's Basic v7 emulation to work in Ubuntu?

I have installed VICE and it seems to work nicely as far as running Commodore 64 games and programs, and I have not tried testing to see if the basic v4.0 is functional in itself, but any searches for ...
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Trying to emulate CS:GO in wine, but my PC is not having any of it

So, I was having problems with CS today; the game was being jittery and weird. People said that emulating it will make it much smoother. I emulated steam, downloaded CS, installed a version of Direct ...
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VBA-M always in turbo

I recently installed VBA-M from the SourceForge .deb file. Unfortunately, VBA is stuck in a turbo mode of some sorts. The speed is always on a whopping 500% or more. As you can imagine this makes most ...
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Cannot use Retroarch on 15.04, GUI seems unresponsive to mouse

I installed retroarch: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libretro/stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install retroarch retroarch-* libretro-* There didn't seem to be any errors with the ...
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32-bit Linux Android emulator binaries are DEPRECATED - Android Studio

Android Studio 1.3 Ubuntu 14.04.2 64 Bit OS 64 Architecture Supports Visualisation Lenovo H50 Intel® Core™ i5-4460 Processor Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 705 I have gone through the steps to install ...
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Can I run Linux software in Windows? [closed]

In Linux we can run Windows software by using wine. I want the exact opposite, I want to run Linux software in Windows. Is it possible? If yes, how? I don't want visualization or virtual box I want ...
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Which emulator I can use for Install Ubuntu phone and Android dual boot virtually?

I do not have any smartphone. But I want to use and test Ubuntu Phone virtually. And also in that virtual device I want try to install triple boot system. That means I want emulator in which I can ...
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No audio output using PCSX2

I recently installed EmulationStation and various emulators like KegaFusion, PCSX, PCSX2. All works fine, except for PCSX2. All works fine, except for the audio on PCSX2. I followed several guides, ...
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Wacom stylus scrolling with eraser

I have thikpad x200 Tablet. Is this possible to use eraser for emulating mouse wheel? If it is possible can you pose any guide?