RetroArch not Found

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  • #99471
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    faysalubit
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    i install RetroPie latest SD Card Image on Raspberry Pi2 and everything is working fine but now i want to run game from command line so i run below command on Terminal

    “retroarch -L /opt/retropie/libretrocores/lr-pocketsnes/libretro.so /home/pi/RetroPie/roms/snes/TY.zip”

    but i get error -bash: retroarch: command not found

    what am i doing wrong ?

    #99475
    Profile photo of petrockblog
    petrockblog
    Keymaster

    retroarch is not in the system path – you need to tell it where it is

    use

    
    /opt/retropie/emulators/retroarch/bin/retroarch
    
    #99479
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    faysalubit
    Participant

    well thx it works …

    #99942
    Profile photo of Scott Nath
    Scott Nath
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    Could you please post the command you ran to add retroarch to the system path?

    thanks
    Scott

    #99949
    Profile photo of faysalubit
    faysalubit
    Participant

    sudo cp /opt/retropie/emulators/retroarch/bin/retroarch /

    #99971
    Profile photo of Scott Nath
    Scott Nath
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    Hey faysalubit,

    That didn’t help. I’m pretty sure that’s not correct as that just copies the retroarch folder retroarch to the top directory. The error still exists:

    -bash: retroarch: command not found

    #99973
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    petrockblog
    Keymaster

    just include the path when lauching. No need to add it to the system path. if you really want that – google adding paths to linux via bashrc etc

    #99980
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    Scott Nath
    Participant

    Actually, I did try to include the path when launching and I got an error. There is a thread for that here:

    starting games from command line

    As for adding paths to linux and searching on google – I’m a novice for linux. I was able find some solutions – and I’ve tried a bunch since yesterday when I posted for help, but none are working so far.

    If you could possibly help with a more detailed solution it would help me and anyone else who may be searching for “retroarch not found” (how I found this thread).

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