> > Huh, that's the version that installed when I ran "sudo apt-get install mame". How
> > I get the latest version?
> I don't know myself as I'm not a Linux user, but there are plenty of devs and users
> on Linux, so hopefully one of them will come along with an answer.
> Sounds like the Mint packages are massively out of date tho.
Ok, I found out to get the latest version you have to manually enable the MAME repository, instructions here: http://sdlmame.wallyweek.org/repository/ For the sake of anyone else who finds this thread. :]