GPi-Case

GPi CASE

Why do we need to install display GPi CASE patch for Retropie and Recalbox?
Because Retropie and Recalbox systems default display output is HDMI. GPi CASE has to transfer display output to GPIO for it to work correctly.

shutdown

Safe Shutdown and Safe Reset

GPi CASE can have SAFE SHUTDOWN and SAFE RESET functions.
(Script is necessary).
 

System made for the GPi Case

display patch, input mapping and safe shutdown are automatically taken care of.

Recalbox 6.1 for GPi

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Batocera-linux

Supreme Retro Gaming

  • 1. Use a sdcard reader insert microsd card into a windows system.
  • 2. Add a new file "wpa_supplicant.conf" microsd card root directory.
  • 3. Copy the content list below, and edit with notepad, change to your own "wifi_id" and "wifi_password".
  • country=CN
  • ctrl_interface=DIR=/var/run/
    wpa_supplicantGROUP=netdev
  • update_config=1
  • network={
  • ssid="wifi_id"
  • psk="wifi_password"
  • key_mgmt=WPA-PSK
  • priority=1
  • }
  • 4. You GPi Case with Pi Zero(w) can connect to your wifi at next boot up.
  • 1. Make sure GPi Case power on and wifi connected.
  • 2. Run putty.exe or download putty.exe from http://www.putty.org/ by yourself.
  • 3. Input Host Name (or IP address), such as: 192.168.1.88, click Open to connect GPi Case.
  • 4. login in
        for Retropie
        user: pi
        password: raspberry
  • 5. sudo raspi-config
        At the menu:
        choose: 4 Localisation Options-->I2 Change Timezone-->None of the above-->GMT+8-->Ok-->Finish
        reboot system, boot times will be faster.
  • 1. The short usb cable in the cartridge connection issue, please assemble the short usb cable again.
  • 1. GPIO connector in the cartridge assembled not well, please double check and assemble it again.
  • 1. GPIO connector in the cartridge assembled not well, please double check and assemble it again.