config in emulators.cfg

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  • #110850

    pvgmusic
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    Hi,

    I set up colecovision with the cool_cv emulator.
    It runs very fine.
    Now i want to use custom retroarch.cfg for the colecovision.

    this is how my emulators.cfg looks like:

    coolcv=”/opt/retropie/emulators/colem/coolcv_pi %ROM% –config /opt/retropie/configs/colecovision/retroarch.cfg %ROM%”
    default=”coolcv”

    Emulator start the rom but does not use retroarch config……help please……

    #110852

    epe9686518
    Participant

    Not 100% sure, but don’t think the cool_cv emulator is a retroarch emulator meaning it’s not using a retroarch core….If this is the case then it will not use nor load a retroarch.cfg file…Only emulators that have been coded to use a retroarch core will be able to use retroarch for config. Another example are some of the releases of MAME and Mupen64plus, which are not part of retroarch.

    #110854

    pvgmusic
    Participant

    Aha ok,

    So if i would like to use video_smooth, that wouldn’t work?
    Thats what i wanted to put in the retroarch.cfg
    So if coolcv is a standalone emulator is there a way for shaders, video enhancement, overlays like you can use with retroarch config?

    Greetings,

    Pat

    #110878

    epe9686518
    Participant

    Correct, if it’s not a retroarch emu then you can only use what ever filters and shaders/settings that emu supports. None of the retroarch settings or shaders will work with it as it’s not part of retorarch.

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