ePSXe (enhanced PSX emulator) is a PlayStation emulator for x86-based PC hardware with Microsoft Windows or Linux, as well as devices running Android. It was written by three authors, using the aliases Calb, _Demo_ and Galtor. ePSXe is closed source with the exception of the application programming interface (API) for its plug-ins.
Add yourself to the
# usermod -G games -a USERNAME
If the group does not exist, create it first:
# groupadd games
Run epsxe from the menu shortcut or by typing 'epsxe' into a terminal.
Configure video and sound by going to Config > Video and Config > Sound respectively, and configuring the plugins you want. Verify that they are working by clicking the Test buttons in each of the windows.
The CD-ROM path should be set by default. You can check it by going to Config > Cdrom.
Set up the controls for player one by going to Config > Game Pad > Port 1 > Pad 1.
Run a game from your CD-ROM by clicking File > Run CDROM.
Load up a game from an ISO by clicking File > Run ISO.
You can manipulate game states by going to Run > Save State (F1) and Run > Load State (F3), or using the hotkeys F1 and F3.
xgl2 plugin does not work
You will have to install nvidia-utils, if running from a 32-bit chroot.
Sound device not found
If the sound plugin does not work and you are using alsa, run:
# modprobe snd-pcm-oss