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Raspberry Pi Gaming - Second Edition by Shea Silverman

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Chapter 8. Troubleshooting

So far, we learned how to make our own game, install numerous emulators and video games, hookup peripherals, connect joysticks, and use the hardware pins. However, what happens when something goes wrong? This chapter will guide you through some of the common issues you might face with a Raspberry Pi.

Using raspi-config

The raspi-config tool is a basic utility that is included in each copy of Raspbian. It is a menu-based GUI that enables you to easily modify your Raspberry Pi settings.

To run raspi-config, type sudo raspi-config on the command line.

The raspi-config tool offers the following options:

  • Expand filesystem: This option will resize the OS to use all of the available SD card space.
  • Change user password: This will ...

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