Installing Retropi and Pi Hole, using a Linux computer
In this video, I explain how to get a raspberry pie 3 to pull double dute as an entertainment device as well as some added utility by having is run both retropie for gaming and pihole for advertisement filtering. Oh -and we are doing this all from a linux (Debian 10 ) basedclr
|Things you need||
|Things you need to know||99% of “Roms” obtained online are straight up illegal copies of Nintendos intellectual property. Do not download roms. Read more about that here|
|Things to download||Retro Pi
|Setup N64 Game controller hints||https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pl4meht_86w
|Commands for later||lsblk
how to use DD and LSBLK
|Install FileZilla||Sudo apt-get install filezilla
or find in the app store
|Upload roms to raspberry pi||connect using IP address
you may need to restart retropi to see that directory.
|SSH into Pi||Ssh firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Install PiHole||You can read about more ways to install pihole, but it is literally as simple as running this:
curl -sSL https://install.pi-hole.net | bash
|PieHole add on||Add on for Firefox and Chrome to easily disable pihole for a few minutes.
Parking Lot Ideas
|Further Reading / Research:
Homebrew Games on Nintendo 64?
|Writing Your own N64 games?
And more details
|Ever deeper down the nintendo pie-hole: A Rom Patch for nintendo games? Mods Hacks?||If you own a legal game (like, a physical cartridge) and a game genie cartridge (more hardware) , you can play with some fun IPS patches like this CYBERTRUCK patch for Golden Eye 007. (video)|
Or at NESWORLD