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R. Belmont
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Re: Getting Started
02/27/18 10:06 PM

> 1. Is MAME the backend for the arcade system, regardless of the front end?

Yes, MAME is always what runs the arcade games. On the Pi it's a version of MAME that's old enough to get a driver's license, and on a PC you can generally run current.

> 2. Are there recommendations for the front end? Obviously this web site is one of
> them.

LaunchBox and GameEx are two popular choices for that kind of setup.

> 3. Can I get Mame and the front end running and stable on this system: AMD A6 4400M
> APU with Radeon HD Graphics 2.70GHZ

That processor is going to be marginal for MAME and it won't run Dolphin (the Gamecube backend) well at all since it's single-core.

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* Getting Started deadherring 02/18/18 04:31 AM
. * Re: Getting Started R. Belmont  02/27/18 10:06 PM
. * Re: Getting Started Dullaron  02/18/18 03:53 PM

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