Question about USB and SAMBA

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This topic contains 3 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by  Rockdtben 2 years, 9 months ago.

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  • #17333

    Rockdtben

    I might be confused about this, but from what I have read. RetroPie syncs with the USB stick? So if I have my roms in the correct folder on the USB then those files get copied over to the PI.

    My question is this: Why can’t we just load from the USB stick or via the network using SAMBA? Am I missing something?

    #17334

    Rockdtben

    To clarify.

    I want to run roms via my USB or over the network. I don’t want them copied to the PI.

    #17353
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    trimmtrabb
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    You can run them straight from usb, you need to edit es_systems.cfg located in etc/emulationstation/ to point to the flash drive.

    If you have found the solution to your problem please mark the topic as resolved.

    #17594

    Rockdtben

    Thank you!

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