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Installing SpecBAS for Raspberry PI

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Running SpecBAS for Raspberry Pi
A binary debian package containing the current version of SpecBAS for Raspberry Pi can be found at
==Running SpecBAS for Raspberry PIPi==
You must be running a linux distro with hard floating point support. Such as the Raspbian Wheezy distribution that Raspberry recommends.
Type "sudo apt-get install sdlwget" to install fetch the SDL image libary (you may already have this installed, if so, all good!)debian package to your home directory.
Copy from the specbas archive into your /usr/lib/ directory and make sure it's readable. i.e: Then type "sudo cp libbassdpkg -i /usr/libdeb", followed by "sudo chmod 444 /usr/lib/libbassto install"
Make sure the SpecBAS binary is executable "chmod 755 SpecBAS" Run SpecBAS ("./SpecBAS")!  Upon first execution, SpecBAS will create its working directory; /home/userusername/specbas (if this folder doesn't already exist). A number of useful files and folders will also be set up within this directory (containing fonts, demo programs, and a copy of the SpecBAS Reference Manual). This folder is effectively the root folder for SpecBAS/SpecOS, where SpecBAS will load files from, and save files to. SpecBAS will be is unaware of any files located outside of this folder.
==Compiling your own version==
The SpecBAS source files are available through SVN at The bass audio library is also available from

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