Package Details: ppsspp-qt-git 1.10.3.r976.870685d8a-1

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Package Base: ppsspp-git
Description: A PSP emulator written in C++ (with Qt frontend)
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Licenses: GPL2
Conflicts: ppsspp-qt
Provides: ppsspp-qt
Submitter: libcg
Maintainer: xdavidwu
Last Packager: xdavidwu
Votes: 39
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2012-11-05 20:36
Last Updated: 2020-10-21 17:04

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xdavidwu commented on 2020-10-21 17:16

I have solved all depenencies (submodules or packages) problems. Also, some changes have been made to make this pkgbase better:

Instead of /opt, it now installs to /usr like ppsspp in [community] does. Wrappers have been removed and binaries are now in /usr/bin as PPSSPP{SDL,Headless,Qt}.

A new subpackage, ppsspp-common-git, has been introduced. Shared assets are moved there. This solves inner conflicts of subpackages.

0x647262 commented on 2020-08-15 21:36

I'm receiving the following error during build:

CMake Error: File /home/drb/.cache/yay/ppsspp-git/src/ppsspp/ext/miniupnp/miniupnpc/miniupnpcstrings.h.cmake does not exist.
CMake Error at CMakeLists.txt:1865 (configure_file):
  configure_file Problem configuring file

==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build().

The following patch fixes the build:

diff --git a/PKGBUILD b/PKGBUILD
index b901a0b..4aa37d7 100644
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ pkgname=(
 pkgdesc='A PSP emulator written in C++'
@@ -44,6 +44,7 @@ source=(
+  git+
@@ -60,6 +61,7 @@ sha256sums=('SKIP'
+            'SKIP'
@@ -83,7 +85,7 @@ prepare() {
     git config submodule.${submodule}.url ../ppsspp-${submodule#*/}
     git submodule update ${submodule}
-  for submodule in ext/{armips,discord-rpc,rapidjson,SPIRV-Cross}; do
+  for submodule in ext/{armips,discord-rpc,rapidjson,SPIRV-Cross,miniupnp}; do
     git submodule init ${submodule}
     git config submodule.${submodule}.url ../${submodule#*/}
     git submodule update ${submodule}

Introduced by commit eb7b6b38f6ce5e25ec4972a2415a91ba82fb3389

alucryd commented on 2018-08-28 12:43

Indeed, they've added 2 new submodules. Forgot to add ppsspp-git back to my automated builds so I didn't catch that change. Just pushed an updated PKGBUILD, thanks for the heads up.

Enverex commented on 2018-08-27 21:37

Thanks alucryd. I hadn't ran into that myself.

I think one of the recent GIT updates may have broken the package. Not sure if it can be fixed in the build script or if it's simply a case of waiting for upstream to fix something. It fails immediately after configuring with:

CMake Error at ext/discord-rpc-build/CMakeLists.txt:33 (add_library): Cannot find source file: ../discord-rpc/src/backoff.h

alucryd commented on 2018-08-20 14:58

Yes, system ffmpeg doesn't work. Try running the first patapon for example, don't remember what the exact symptoms, but there are issues with the intro video for instance.

Enverex commented on 2018-08-20 12:19

Is there any reason at this point to build FFMPEG along with this package rather than using the system version of FFMPEG? (via the build flag -DUSE_SYSTEM_FFMPEG). I haven't noticed any issues with this and it cuts down repo sync / compile time significantly.

Griever commented on 2018-06-18 02:48

Similar to @loathingkernel, wouldn't it be better to build ffmpeg instead of relying on prebuilts? It would reduce the checkout time and save bandwidth. Compilation time is very short due to the buildscript only enabling the bare minimum features required for emulation.

As far as I know, PPSSPP's ffmpeg repo differences from upstream are only including prebuilt binaries and buildscripts, no actual source changes.

Also similar to @loathingkernel, I created a PKGBUILD1 which uses ffmpeg 3.0.x but instead of using an official release archive, I just use a snapshot of the 3.0.x branch. You could modify the .gitmodules file to use ffmpeg's git repo and set the branch but the checkout time and size is rather large due to the number of commits. AFAIK, you can't git submodule update a shallow clone of a branch.

Might I also suggest replacing PPSSPP's SDL gamecontrollerdb.txt with It has much better out-of-box controller support.

1: Please excuse the removal of maintainers/contrib in the pkgbuild; the repo is for personal use and I remove them and replace with a dummy maintainer to improve readability and appease linters.

Enverex commented on 2018-05-26 19:29

This package refuses to install anymore as it seems to conflict with itself:

:: ppsspp-git and ppsspp-qt-git are in conflict

It's a multi-package PKGBUILD which makes ppsspp-git, ppsspp-headless-git, ppsspp-qt-git, so when it tries to install all 3 of them, it fails.

loathingkernel commented on 2018-01-17 17:18

I have a suggestion. Instead of pulling in ppsspp-ffmpeg repository, which is almost 1gb of binaries, ppsspp can be built using the latest ffmpeg from the 3.0.x branch. This also takes advantage of any bug fixes in ffmpeg as the version in the repository is stuck at 3.0.2. Thankfully upstream provides a script to statically build the minimal ffmpeg they need.

Here is my take on the PKGBUILD if you are interested

Ignore the clang stuff or the lack of -git suffix, it is just my personal preference.

alucryd commented on 2017-05-19 23:47

The wrappers should now handle evil spaces. As for why they're there, it appears there were issues when assets were in /usr/share/ppsspp, also, with all due respect to upstream, I don't want the main binaries to have ugly all caps names, the main binary should be named after the package.