exFAT support (done), auto-resize (done), constant sdcard mount point (done), show version (done)- 1.7.5 branch
Replace Gmenu2x with GmenuNX, Add Esoteric how optional launcher (done) - 1.7.9 brach
Kernel update, Hibernate capability - 2.x branch
Modernize 3D APIs - 2.1.x
HDMI support - 2.2.x
Update firmware 1.7.11u3M
Update firmware 1.7.10u3
Update firmware 1.7.11u2M
Update firmware 1.7.10u2
Update firmware 1.7.10u1
Update firmware 1.7.10
Update firmware 1.7.10M
Update firmware 22.214.171.124Z
Update firmware 126.96.36.199R
Update firmware 188.8.131.52
Update firmware 184.108.40.206
Update firmware 220.127.116.11
Update firmware 18.104.22.168
Update firmware 22.214.171.124
Update firmware 126.96.36.199
Update firmware 188.8.131.52
Kernel update 184.108.40.206
Adjusted the 100% long time battery
update firmware 220.127.116.11 fix:
update firmware 18.104.22.168:
update firmware 22.214.171.124:
update firmware 1.7.9:
update firmware 126.96.36.199:
update firmware 188.8.131.52:
update firmware 1.7.8:
Changelog:- 1.7.11M and 1.7.10 updates:
fix rumble weak "motor"
updated alsalib to version 1.2.4
updated alsamixer to version 1.1.7
add libpng 16 from OD
fixed sound mute level in pcm
fixed sound crashes in some emulators (you have to delete the old temper settings from the folder /usr/local/home/.temper/config/)
updated Picodrive emulator to 1.97 https://github.com/irixxxx/picodrive
recompiled Temper 1.24.2 https://github.com/gameblabla/temper/tree/f3328369d5e00e70b9c2ea095e09b1dec6452de5
updated pr-boom+ to OD-pr-boom+
The aspect ratio and the sharpness of the screen are now saved so they are not reset on reboot, also, you can change the sharpness also in the settings menu of Gmenu2x- 1.7.11M:
fixed grafics FBA, NEOGEO and NGP in RG350M- 1.7.10/M:
Several changes have been added, including:
option to activate or deactivate analogs from settings.
option to change brightness
new theme in pixel mode (this does not choke all fonts)
New way to monitor the battery.
the titles can now be read in two lines
there are more changes, but I don't remember them all XD
boot mode has been changed, now read mininit-syspart file from boot partition. This way you can update without having to recompile the kernel.
Added DRM drivers, in case one day the hdmi code for 3.12 comes out
cleaned unnecessary drivers.
gpu frequency corrected according to the cpu.
Battery capacity has been corrected.
Added support for RG350M
Added ROGUE Manual
Added news combo keys (see the manual)- 184.108.40.206Z:
Now you can change the brightness from options menu of the gmenu2x
Finally, all sounds problems is fixed, yes, fixed, now the default volume control is Master, and the volumen keys works with this, anyway, you can change the pcm and heardphones values is you wish and the console save the changes for the next reboot.
Added Pixel-Fixer, for fix dead pixels if is possible.- 220.127.116.11R:
1. Update GMENU2x, now it shows the internal language of the game, if it has it, according to the selected language.
2. Add Korean, Japanses and Chinese language.
3. fixed some missing texts.
4. Optimized themes, now overwrites system icons too.
5. Changed multi-language fonts to a much more comfortable one to read.IMPORTANT: You have to delete the file /media/data/.linker so that all the changes are overwritten, otherwise there will be no opks that lose the name.
1. Now the volume of the headphones is also saved.
2. the Master volume control is now accessible from the SOUND MIXER, it is no longer necessary to modify the speaker to lower the volume.
1. Fixed APP's ROGUE problems with some screens, changed of 32Bpp to 16Bpp.
2. Optimized the clock of the GPU, now it is to the maximum recommended by the chip. (before 360Mhz, now 500Mhz)
3. Optimized the USB core, there will be no more random restarts when the console was disconnected from the computer.You can see all the changes in the toolchain and kernel sections of my repositories- 18.104.22.168:
Update Rogue Update Manager for fix the download error in flasher packages.
Add Rogue App Store (Thanks to Rafa Vico).- 22.214.171.124:
Add Rogue Update Manager (thanks to Rafa Vico).
(You need a compatible usb wifi adapter for that this works)
Fixed dpad-analog emulator.
Update linux-firmware package to the last version (16-03-2020)
In the previews on fullscreen now you can changer the opacy in gmenu2x options.- 126.96.36.199:
Add ext2 support.- 188.8.131.52:
Fixed buttons orden in DinguxCommander.
Fixed buttons and colors in GCW-Connect and change name to ROGUE Connect.
add script for format the external sdcard in ext4.
kernel update modules usb wifi drivers.
Remove esoteric from rootfs, you can use this via opk.- 184.108.40.206:
Fixed and updated SDL2 libraries.
Insert Scriptrunner app, now you can format the external sdcard in fat32, exfat or ext3 in the console.
Fixed errors in games that not run.
Fixed Gmenu2x duplicate icons when this is edit- 220.127.116.11:
Fix clock hour reset when poweroff the console.
Gmenu2x now can show two type of previews (put in /(romsdir)/.previews/).
RG350test now is in the system, not in opk.- 18.104.22.168:
update again file system, repartition and expander scripts.
Gmenu2x analog stick control is removed
Stock clock app update with a new redesign. thanks to Rafa Vico (https://github.com/RafaVico
Text editor opk buttons fixers. thanks to Rafa Vico (https://github.com/RafaVico
)- 22.214.171.124 fix:
Fixed the lost library ncurses 5 from the buildroot code (this is now ncursesw 6.1 in the toolchain github https://github.com/tonyjih/RG350_buildroot/commit/f167487b5a0450cebd99256400ded18734f2f25d
and now the olds emulator not work). This is necessary for some old old emulators.- 126.96.36.199:
Optimized update opk script to ckeck and repair boot partition.
Fix flasher script, not more error segmentation fault, but now the flasher for opk time take about 15min, all is automatized, so you not need do nothing.
Gmenu2x updated, now you can edit the opk icons, name, description and files filtre.
Gmenu2x now can on/off the screen with the power button, not more "ghost wakeups". thanks to Rafa Vico (https://github.com/RafaVico
RG350 test updated, now you can see the sdcards free space. thanks to Rafa Vico (https://github.com/RafaVico
Updated Esotoric to the last version. Thanks to Podulator (https://github.com/podulator/esoteric
Optimized the first boot set partition and format file system, this no longer rewrite, only with flasher install.
Optimized the check files in the boots.
Optimized flasher install.
Gmenu2X now has a Docs reader (txt) thanks to Rafa Vico (https://github.com/RafaVico
Gmenu2x now show the percentage of the battery too.
Also Gmenu2x can now change the cpu frequency of the console between MAX and MIN to save battery (for example with GBC emu)
Optimized kernel control in screen hz (thanks to pcercuei https://boards.dingoonity.org/retro-game-350rg-350/screen-now-going-bad/msg191784/#msg191784
Change boot logo (again), OpenDingux logo removed for respect to the original creator of the system.
All references to OpenDingux removed, except in the system information as thanks for the original base system.
Gmenu2x now read and write all from home.
Esoteric add how optional launcher in the system. (Thanks to Podulator https://github.com/podulator/esoteric
Update RG350Tests in sd_imagen (thanks to https://github.com/RafaVico
Now sd_imagen too in opk file, you can now reflash the sdcard without open the console (this erase all).
Now work updates and flashers opks in another launchers.
Fixed dialog error memory from flasher opk, Now the progress is show from terminal.- 188.8.131.52:
change boot logo.
New name firmware.
Update some libs.
Gmenu2x now is mount in /local/home/.gmenu2x
A dedicate a pcsx4all build opk.- 184.108.40.206:
boot partition now is mount too in /media/system in rw mode for recovery the system from pc if this is possible.
Gmenu2x now can link .opk and .dge files.
New boot logo.
New flasher sdcard imagen (thanks to https://github.com/gcwnow/imager
lazy_itable_init = 0 and lazy_journal_init = 0 support added to EXT4 file system.
Display version in System Info app.
exfAT support added - no more need to download a utility to format 64GB+ SD cards
Default SD card mount changed to /media/sdcard - No having to re-do paths when swapping SD cards
Auto swap file and partition resize - This takes a while, allow it to finish. Progress will be shown on screen during first boot
Duplicate modules removed from modules.squashfs
Fix the resize in old stock firmwares (bad ext4 partition)
Fixed power off and reboot error messages
Fixed slowdowns and stuttering during first 15 minutes after first boot )8. Rebuild mininit-syspart from original opendingux code. (Thanks to https://github.com/OpenDingux/mininit
Autoremove old configs of the system in the first boot.
Change file system table.
Restore USB-HID suport.
update libshake from original code: https://github.com/zear/libShake
NOTE: If is your first install time for this cfw, the optimus is user sd_image.bin, afte, you can use alway the opks files for update. sd_image.bin erase all data in sdcard!! If you gone from another CFW is better that you make a backup of the folders local/home and local/app first.
Instruction for update from OPK update file (Not need open the console):
Place the update opk file in /media/data/apps or /media/sdcard/apps
Run from your prefer launcher.
allow process to complete
If system fails to boot, press Y to boot to last working kernel, or X to boot to last working rootfs. X+Y will load your previous OS version.
Instructions for a clear update / fix internal sdcardNOTE: This metode erase all microsd, do a copy of all your files before.
Place the flasher opk file in /media/sdcard/apps.
Run from your prefer launcher.
Allow process to complete.
Instructions for a change of internal sdcard:
NOTE: This metode erase all microsd, do a copy of all your files before.
Download a base system "sd_image.bin" from releases.
Format the new sdcard / internel sdcard with gnome-disk-utility.
Flash the FW base imagen in the sdcard with gnome-disk-utility. Or type in a terminal:
sudo dd if=sd_image.bin of=/dev/[sdcard mount point]
Not resize!! Put the internal sd in the console and follow the instructions.
intructions for recovery or external update:
thanks to https://github.com/gcwnow
This work for GMENUNX.
You can copy the kernel or rootfs to the internal SD card of the RG350 using FTP, SFTP or SCP. I recommend SCP since it is just one line on the command prompt. It does require setting up SSH keypair authentication though.
scp vmlinuz.bin [email protected]:/media/system/
scp modules.squashfs [email protected]:/media/system/update_m.bin
scp rootfs.squashfs [email protected]:/media/system/update_r.bin
Reboot the RG350 to activate the new kernel or rootfs. Don't use the reset button: part of the kernel or of the rootfs may not have been flushed from the write cache yet.
You can use:
ssh [email protected] RG350:media/data/local/home# reboot
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