This layer provides RetroArch front-end and libretro cores emulators recipes for use with OpenEmbedded and/or Yocto.

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Last commit: 3 years, 4 months ago (gatesgarth branch)


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The meta-libretro layer recommends:

Recipe name Version Description
2048-libretro 2021+gitX Port of 2048 puzzle game to the libretro API.
3dengine-libretro 2021+gitX 3D Engine for libretro GL with additional features (camera/location/etc). Should be compatible from libretro 3D/GLES 2.0 and up.
81-libretro 2021+gitX ZX81 emulator
atari800-libretro 2021+gitX Atari 8-bit/800/5200 emulator
bash-launcher-libretro 2021+gitX Bash launcher
beetle-gba-libretro 2021+gitX Nintendo Gameboy Advance emulator
beetle-lynx-libretro 2021+gitX Atari Lynx emulator
beetle-ngp-libretro 2021+gitX Neo Geo Pocket(Color) emulator
beetle-pce-fast-libretro 2021+gitX PC-Engine emulator
beetle-pcfx-libretro 2021+gitX PCFX emulator
beetle-psx-libretro 2021+gitX Sony PlayStation emulator
beetle-saturn-libretro 2021+gitX Sega Saturn emulator
beetle-supergrafx-libretro 2021+gitX SuperGrafx TG-16 emulator
beetle-vb-libretro 2021+gitX Nintendo Virtual Boy emulator
beetle-wswan-libretro 2021+gitX Wonderswan emulator
bk-libretro 2021+gitX BK-0010/0011/Terak 8510a emulator
bluemsx-libretro 2021+gitX MSX/MSX2/Colecovision emulator
bsnes-libretro 2021+gitX Super Nintendo emulator
caprice32-libretro 2021+gitX Amstrad CPC emulator
cool-retro-term 1.1.1 Terminal emulator which mimics the look and feel of the old cathode tube screens
desmume-libretro 2021+gitX Nintendo DS emulator
dinothawr-libretro 2021+gitX Dinothawr - standalone libretro puzzle game
dolphin-emu 2021+gitX Dolphin is a GameCube / Wii emulator
dolphin-launcher-libretro 2021+gitX Native Dolphin emulator launcher
dolphin-libretro 2021+gitX Nintendo GameCube / Wii emulator
dosbox-libretro 2021+gitX MS-DOS emulator
dosbox-pure-libretro 2021+gitX MS-DOS emulator
duckstation-libretro 2021+gitX Sony PlayStation emulator
fbalpha2012-cps1-libretro 2021+gitX Capcom CPS1 emulator
fbalpha2012-cps2-libretro 2021+gitX Capcom CPS2 emulator
fbalpha2012-libretro 2021+gitX FB Alpha multi-arcade emulator
fbalpha2012-neogeo-libretro 2021+gitX SNK NeoGeo emulator
fbneo-libretro 2021+gitX FB Neo multi-arcade emulator
fceumm-libretro 2021+gitX Nintendo Entertainment System emulator
firmware-libretro 20200808
flycast-libretro 2021+gitX Sega Dreamcast/Naomi emulator
fmsx-libretro 2021+gitX MSX/MSX2 emu - fMSX port for libretro
freechaf-libretro 2021+gitX ChannelF emulator for libretro
freeimage 3.18.0 FreeImage tool used by WhatsApp Purple
freeintv-libretro 2021+gitX Intellivision emulator for libretro
frodo-libretro 2021+gitX Frodo - Commodore 64 emulator
fuse-libretro 2021+gitX ZX Spectrum emu - Fuse port for libretro
gambatte-libretro 2021+gitX Gameboy Color emu - libgambatte port for libretro
gearsystem-libretro 2021+gitX Sega 8 bit emu - Gearsystem port for libretro
genesis-plus-gx-libretro 2021+gitX Sega Mega Drive / Genesis emulator
genesis-plus-gx-wide-libretro 2021+gitX Sega Mega Drive / Genesis emulator
glslang 8.13.3743+gitX OpenGL / OpenGL ES Reference Compiler
gme-libretro 2021+gitX Dinothawr - standalone libretro puzzle game
gpsp-libretro 2021+gitX
gw-libretro 2021+gitX Game and Watch simulator
handy-libretro 2021+gitX Atari Lynx emulator - Handy port for libretro
hatari-libretro 2021+gitX Atari emulator - Hatari port for libretro
kronos-libretro 2021+gitX Saturn & ST-V emulator - Kronos port for libretro
libglvnd 1.3.1 libglvnd is a vendor-neutral dispatch layer for arbitrating OpenGL API calls between multiple vendors.
mame-libretro 2021+gitX
mame2000-libretro 2021+gitX
mame2003-libretro 2021+gitX
mame2003-plus-libretro 2021+gitX
mame2010-libretro 2021+gitX
mame2015-libretro 2021+gitX
mame2016-libretro 2021+gitX
masen-libretro 2021+gitX High-accuracy NES and Famicom emulator
masen-s-libretro 2021+gitX Mesen-S is a cross-platform SNES emulator for Windows & Linux built in C++.
melonds-libretro 2021+gitX MelonDS - Nintendo DS emulator
meow-pc98-libretro 2021+gitX Neko Project 2 (PC98 emulator) port for libretro/RetroArch
mgba-libretro 2021+gitX Nintendo GameBoy Advance emulator
mrboom-libretro 2021+gitX Mr.Boom - 8 players Bomberman clone for libretro.
mupen64plus-libretro 2021+gitX Nintendo 64 emulator
neocd-libretro 2021+gitX Neo Geo CD emulator for libretro
nestopia-libretro 2021+gitX NES emu - Nestopia (enhanced) port for libretro
np2kai-libretro 2021+gitX PC98 emu - Modified Neko Project II port for libretro
nxengine-libretro 2021+gitX Cave Story engine clone - NxEngine port for libretro
o2em-libretro 2021+gitX Odyssey 2 / Videopac emu - O2EM port for libretro
oberon-libretro 2021+gitX Emulator for the Oberon RISC machine
opera-libretro 2021+gitX 3DO emu - 4DO/libfreedo port for libretro
packagegroup-libretro-arcade 1.0 Libretro Arcade cores
packagegroup-libretro-atari 1.0 Libretro Atari cores
packagegroup-libretro-cores 1.0 Libretro cores package group
packagegroup-libretro-dreamcast 1.0 Libretro Dreamcast cores
packagegroup-libretro-extra 1.0 Libretro extra cores package group
packagegroup-libretro-gba 1.0 Libretro GameBoy Advanced cores
packagegroup-libretro-gbc 1.0 Libretro GameBoy Color cores
packagegroup-libretro-n64 1.0 Libretro Nintendo 64 cores
packagegroup-libretro-nds 1.0 Libretro Nintendo Dual Screen (DS) cores
packagegroup-libretro-nes 1.0 Libretro Nintendo Entertainment System cores
packagegroup-libretro-ngc 1.0 Libretro Nintendo GameCube cores
packagegroup-libretro-pc 1.0 Libretro PC cores
packagegroup-libretro-pc98 1.0 Libretro Nintendo 64 cores
packagegroup-libretro-psx 1.0 Libretro PlayStation (One) cores
packagegroup-libretro-saturn 1.0 Libretro Sega Saturn cores
packagegroup-libretro-sms 1.0 Libretro Sega Master System
packagegroup-libretro-snes 1.0 Libretro SNES cores
packagegroup-libretro-wii 1.0 Libretro Nintendo Wii cores
packagegroup-standalone-emulators 1.0 Standalone emulators package group
parallel-n64-libretro 2021+gitX N64 emu - Highly modified Mupen64Plus port for libretro
pcsx-rearmed-libretro 2021+gitX Sony PlayStation emulator
pcsx2-libretro 2021+gitX PCSX2 - The Playstation 2 Emulator.
picodrive-libretro 2021+gitX Sega 8/16 bit emu - picodrive arm optimised libretro core
pokemini-libretro 2021+gitX Pokemon Mini emulator - PokeMini port for libretro
ppsspp-libretro 2021+gitX PlayStation Portable emu - PPSSPP port for libretro
prboom-libretro 2021+gitX Doom/Doom II engine - PrBoom port for libretro
prosystem-libretro 2021+gitX Atari 7800 ProSystem emu - ProSystem port for libretro
puae-libretro 2021+gitX P-UAE Amiga emulator port for libretro
px68k-libretro 2021+gitX SHARP X68000 Emulator
quasi88-libretro 2021+gitX NEC PC-8801 emu - Quasi88 port for libretro
quicknes-libretro 2021+gitX NES emulator - QuickNES Port for libretro
race-libretro 2021+gitX RACE NGPC emulator
recalbox-emulationstation 7.0
redream-libretro 2021+gitX Dreamcast emulator - redream port for libretro
reicast-libretro 2021+gitX Dreamcast emulator - reicast
resize-helper 1.0 Resize root filesystem to fit available disk space
retro-image-full 1.0 RetroArch full image
retro-image-minimal 1.0 RetroArch minimal image
retro-image-standard 1.0 RetroArch standard image
retro-menu 2021+gitX Retro menu launcher for retro distribution. Written in Qt / QML.
retro-repart-conf 1.0 System partition layout configuration for system-repart
retro-user 1.0 Retro default user
retro8-libretro 2021+gitX PICO-8 implementation with SDL2 and RetroArch back-ends
retroarch 1.9.0-gitX Cross-platform, sophisticated frontend for the libretro API
retroarch-assets 2021+gitX Assets needed for RetroArch
retroarch-autoconfig 2021+gitX RetroArch joypad autoconfig files
retroarch-cg-shaders 2021+gitX Libretro Cg shaders
retroarch-database 2021+gitX RetroArch Database containing cheatcode files, content data files, etc.
retroarch-glsl-shaders 2021+gitX Retroarch GLSL shaders
retroarch-libretro-info 2021+gitX RetroArch additional headers with info about libretro cores
retroarch-overlays 2021+gitX RetroArch overlay collection
retroarch-service 2.2 RetroArch systemd service
retroarch-slang-shaders 2021+gitX Vulkan GLSL RetroArch shader system
retroflag-picase 1.0+gitX RetroFlag Pi-Case Safe Shutdown
rtkit 0.13 Realtime Policy and Watchdog Daemon
sfml 2.5.1+gitX Simple and Fast Multimedia Library
smsplus-gx-libretro 2021+gitX Sega Master System & Game Gear emu - SMSPlus (enhanced) port for libretro
snes9x-libretro 2021+gitX Snes9x - Portable Super Nintendo Entertainment System (TM) emulator.
snes9x2002-libretro 2021+gitX Snes9x 2002. Port of SNES9x 1.39 for libretro (was previously called PocketSNES). Heavily optimized for ARM.
snes9x2005-libretro 2021+gitX Snes9x 2005. Port of SNES9x 1.43 for libretro (was previously called CAT SFC).
snes9x2010-libretro 2021+gitX Snes9x 2010. Port of Snes9x 1.52+ to Libretro (previously called SNES9x Next). Rewritten in C and several optimizations and speedhacks.
spirv-tools 2020.6 The SPIR-V Tools project provides an API and commands for processing SPIR-V modules
stella2014-libretro 2021+gitX Atari 2600 emulator - Stella port for libretro
superflappybirds-libretro 1.0 Super Flappy Birds - Multiplayer Flappy Bird Clone
tgbdual-libretro 2021+gitX Gameboy Color emu - TGB Dual port for libretro
theodore-libretro 2021+gitX Thomson MO/TO system emulator
tyrquake-libretro 2021+gitX Quake 1 engine - Tyrquake port for libretro
uzem-libretro 2021+gitX The Uzebox is a retro-minimalist homebrew game console. It is based on an AVR 8-bit general purpose microcontroller made by Atmel.
vba-next-libretro 2021+gitX Optimized port of VBA-M to Libretro.
vbam-libretro 2021+gitX Visual Boy Advance - A fork of VBA-M with libretro integration
vecx-libretro 2021+gitX Vectrex emulator - vecx port for libretro
vemulator-libretro 2021+gitX A port of the SEGA Visual Memory Unit emulator VeMUlator for libretro.
vice-libretro 2021+gitX C64 emulator - port of VICE for libretro
vice-x128-libretro 2021+gitX C64 emulator - port of VICE for libretro
vice-x64sc-libretro 2021+gitX C64 emulator - port of VICE for libretro
vice-xcbm2-libretro 2021+gitX C64 emulator - port of VICE for libretro
vice-xcbm5x0-libretro 2021+gitX C64 emulator - port of VICE for libretro
vice-xpet-libretro 2021+gitX C64 emulator - port of VICE for libretro
vice-xplus4-libretro 2021+gitX C64 emulator - port of VICE for libretro
vice-xscpu64-libretro 2021+gitX C64 emulator - port of VICE for libretro
vice-xvic-libretro 2021+gitX C64 emulator - port of VICE for libretro
virtualjaguar-libretro 2021+gitX Atari Jaguar emu - Virtual Jaguar (optimised) port for libretro
xmil-libretro 2021+gitX Libretro port of X Millennium Sharp X1 emulator
yabause-libretro 2021+gitX Sega Saturn emu - Yabause (optimised) port for libretro