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MAME 0.178 for Raspberry Pi & macOS

September is over and a new version of MAME has arrived. Version 0.178 has lots of bugfixes to games that have been around for a while, you won’t be seeing any of those in...

[TUTORIAL] Compiling MAME *UPDATED*

Starting with MAME 0.177 the default compiler on Raspberry Pi (GCC 4.9.2) will no longer work. MAME needs a minimum of GCC5 to compile. My compiling MAME tutorial has been updated to reflect that. Compiling MAME...

[TUTORIAL] Setup GCC6 on Raspberry Pi

As of the latest version, MAME now requires GCC 5 as a minimum to compile. Raspbian Jessie ships with GCC 4.9.2 which, at nearly 2 years old, is now just a little too stable. GCC 6.2...