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Old 11-14-2005, 08:57 AM   #1
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Are there good emulators for the nes on linux? On windows I used nesticle.
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The one I settled on is RockNES. I always pick the one that has the save/load state feature. And Game Genie code support is nice, too.
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fceu has save/load state as well, if you can find the just-before-it-died version that has it.
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does it have joystick support and game genie features?
Old 11-14-2005, 04:21 PM   #6
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Yes, fceu has joystick support. My Nyko works perfectly. Fceu Ultra is really nice, it even supports mapper 5 for Castlevania 3.

For GB/GBA, Visualboyadvance with the Gnomeboyadvance frontend is a nice combo.

For SNES, ZSNES is very nice.

For N64, Mupen64 is good.

I have a TV card for my Cube so now my computer can play just about everything Nintendo ever did. Maybe there will be a DS emu soon?
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Valid Command

i did it with the following command call:

fceu -input1 gamepad -inputcfg gamepad1 snes_rom.nes
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nes on ydl ps3

can anyone help me install nes emulators on my yelloy dog linux 5.0 on my ps3??? never used linux and i cant open anything,,,thanks ahead
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