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  • Hello everyone!
    I'm currently in a project in which i must build an Arcade and (to make a long story short), i also must be able to start games using some kind of service.

    What I've tried so far was: Creating a web-service in Python that runs the following command:

    /opt/retropie/supplementary/runcommand/runcommand.sh 0 _SYS_ snes "/path/to/rom.zip"
    

    This works if i'm using the command in the Raspberry's terminal. However, when the web-service (that is running as a Linux service) uses the same command, it doesn't return any errors (return code zero), but the game does not appear in the screen.

    My question is: Is there a way to make it work? Make a service run the command and the game starts to run as a foreground process.

    I'm currently using a Raspberry Pi Zero W and the latest version of RetroPie.

    Best regards.


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