Package Details: snes9x-gtk-git 1.60.r291.g8a5d29c-1

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Package Base: snes9x-git
Description: Portable Emulator for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System - GTK version
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Licenses: custom
Conflicts: snes9x-gtk
Provides: snes9x-gtk
Submitter: bzt
Maintainer: valandil
Last Packager: valandil
Votes: 15
Popularity: 0.000027
First Submitted: 2011-03-27 19:01
Last Updated: 2021-03-31 10:59

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remanifest commented on 2021-09-29 05:06

Thanks @valandil. I just checked again, and it seems to have been resolved. Not sure what the issue was, but I imagine it was fixed with a non-snes9x package update.

valandil commented on 2021-09-28 00:57

@remanifest That sounds like a problem that should be reported upstream at, unless you think there is something specific to Arch that causes the issue.

remanifest commented on 2021-09-27 18:27

When attempting to save or load a state using the latest build, the program segfaults. Running on kernel 5.14.8.

Running with --debug produces the below: snes9x-gtk --debug Joystick 1, Controller: 13 axes, 4 buttons, 1 hats PulseAudio sound driver initializing... --> (48000hz, 16-bit Stereo, 48ms)...OK Map_HiROMMap [1] 21565 segmentation fault (core dumped) snes9x-gtk --debug

valandil commented on 2020-10-23 02:13

Just realized the package was orphaned and that I was probably talking to myself. Fixed the build.

valandil commented on 2020-10-19 12:15

Build currently fails because of a missing glslang submodule. Here's my attempt at a fixed PKGBUILD:

valandil ~/build/snes9x-git $ cat glslang.diff 
diff --git a/PKGBUILD b/PKGBUILD
index 39de18d..9d8c13f 100644
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
 pkgname=( snes9x-git snes9x-gtk-git )
 pkgdesc="Port of the Snes9x emulator (git version)"
@@ -17,8 +17,10 @@ makedepends=( alsa-lib cairo gdk-pixbuf2 git glib2 glslang
+  git+
+            'SKIP'

 pkgver() {
@@ -34,6 +36,12 @@ prepare() {
     git submodule update ${submodule}

+  for submodule in shaders/glslang; do
+    git submodule init ${submodule}
+    git config submodule.${submodule}.url ../${submodule#*/}
+    git submodule update ${submodule}
+  done
   cd unix
   autoreconf -fiv

This worked for me.

jooch commented on 2019-04-16 11:02

Hi, is it possible to add a GTK2 package or option? I noticed GTK3 does have a small impact on performance. GTK2 would only require the build line to be: 'arch-meson snes9x/gtk build -D gtk2=true -D gtk3=false -D wayland=false'

mrturcot commented on 2019-01-27 05:20

/snes9x-git/PKGBUILD: line 33: ./ No such file or directory
==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build().
Error making: snes9x-git (snes9x-gtk-git)

I checked "ls /snes9x-git/src/snes9x-git/gtk/"
AUTHORS data meson_options.txt po src

There is no ./ file where PKGBUILD is calling it at "line 33"

cd ../gtk

ProfessorKaos64 commented on 2017-04-27 22:13

Thanks YamashitaRen, will fix

YamashitaRen commented on 2017-04-23 20:59

Seems like snes9x-gtk depends on minizip :

snes9x-gtk: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

ProfessorKaos64 commented on 2016-11-28 14:00

@banzr this package must conflict with vanilla snes9x and snes9x-gtk, since they provide the same files. You noted "I get an error that snes9x conflicts with snes9x-git-gtk." That is not true. The conflicts is "snes9x, snes9x-gtk" not "snes9x, snes9x-git-gtk". The provides should not be "package-git", but always "package" when there is an existing package, AUR or not, that provides the same files. Since the base package builds both, I will adjust the conflicts so snes9x-gtk-git conflcits with snes9x-gtk, and snes9x-git conflicts with snes9x only. gtk should not conflict with non-gtk.