pinHP changelog

# pinHP Arcade image

+ Added Pi2SCART support
+ Improved favourites selection, no more jumping out of menu
+ Menu selector stays where it was when changing settings
+ Menu navigation speed up
+ Added “Are you sure?” dialogs for certain operations
+ Installed RAM disk for /tmp folder, extending SD card life
+ SSH login enabled. Username pinhp / password root

+ Added and adjusted lots of resolution settings
99 percent of the games should automatically run with close to perfect resolution and refresh rate settings now
+ Added USB mouse/trackball/spinner support
+ Added MAME free play option, works for games which support it via DIP switches
+ Added uptime display in system menu
+ Added system menu item: Exit into Linux shell
+ Added a 2 seconds delay for preview videos (editable in config.ini)
+ Reboot/Shutdown/Backup/Restore menu options can all be hidden individually
+ *Hide Seettings Menu* does not require a reboot anymore
– Bugfix: Quickedit mode settings were not always remembered
– Bugfix: Preview videos settings were not always remembered

+ Added a monitor test card for hardware screen calibration
– Bugfix: Arcade start with USB keyboard connected is enabled again

+ Runs with just the SD card, USB stick is optional
+ Includes 100 popular horizontal and vertical games

+ Added preview video support

+ Dedicated system settings menu with lots of new items to select
+ Additional menu theme making better use of limited available screen space

+ Auto activate screensaver
+ Qick Edit Mode: Select games for favourites lists, changes are applied wehen leaving edit mode
+ Hide status messages (e. g. game rom name) when starting games
– Bugfix: In vertical mode, when scrolling game list per page, one line was skipped

+ Advance Mame 3.9 update
+ Lots of new game resolution settings – most vertical games should use almost perfect settings now
+ Fixed annoyances: Press any key to exit screen saver or dialog boxes
– Minor bug fixes

+ Improved menu navigation speed
– Bugfix: An “sRGB profile error” message was flashing in the terminal window under certain circumstances

+ Enable/Disable MAME cheat option
+ Enable/Disable artwork backdrop and overlay options
+ Added screen mode “upside down”
– Minor bug fixes


+ Edit Favourites lists from the menu


+ „Hidden feature“: Access system configuration menu by clicking into empty lines three times


+ First public release version