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Compiling ScummVM/Nintendo DS
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18:19, 30 December 2009
Added some basic NDS build instructions (partially based on Neil's homepage)
== Compiling ScummVM for Nintendo DS under Linux ==
== Tools/libraries needed ==
You must have [http
//www.devkitpro.org/ devitPro] installed. Version r24 is known to work, more recent versions may work, but occasionally introduce non-backward compatibility changes which cause them to break compatibility with ScummVM.
Moreover, by default, ScummVM DS expects to find libmad, an MP3 compressor library targeted for the ARM platform. If you don't have
, you must disable libmad support by opening 'backends/platform/ds/arm9/makefile' and commenting out the line which says USE_MAD = 1.
To sum it up, you need to install at least the following:
* devkitPro, e.g. [https://sourceforge
net/projects/devkitpro/files/devkitARM/previous/devkitARM%20release%2024/ devkitPro r24]
== Compiling ScummVM ==
To build ScummVM DS from source, it's probably better to checkout the latest version of the code from the ScummVM SVN repository. The ScummVM Sourceforge.net homepage has all the information about how to do this.
Enter the <code>backends/platform/ds</code> folder and type:
The executable nds file will build inside <code>backends/platform/ds/arm9/SCUMMVM-A</code>.
letters <code>b</code> to <code>g</code> in the above line.
To build everything, type:
== Further reading ==
Forum thread "Compile Directions"]
* [http://forums.scummvm.org/viewtopic.php?t=7535 Forum thread "version of devkitpro needed
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