How to emulate a Commodore 64 on a Raspberry Pi 400 #PiDay #VintageComputing #Emulation #RaspberryPi @Raspberry_Pi

The Raspberry Pi 400 invokes a sense of nostalgia back to the all-in-one systems of the past, such as those commonly available in the 80’s (about 40 years ago!) of having the keyboard and computer all in one. The Tech with Dave blog looks to have the Pi 400 emulate the venerable Commodore 64 using a software package called vice.

As vice 3.5 was just released Christmas Eve, 2020, it makes a lot of sense to build yourself, so you can have the latest build relatively easily.  Just think of all those new features!!!

I’ve attempted this myself on my Raspberry Pi 400 (and expect should work on others fine too) with Raspbian.  I’ve tested with both the latest 32-bit ARM, and beta 64-bit ARM builds.

See the full steps in the post here.


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