Setting up GameMaker builds on the RPi

Getting the equipment

The RPi bundle you can get on Amazon (Source: Amazon)

The Raspberry Pi

Step 1: Setting up your Raspberry Pi

Unless you have better plans, “Download ZIP” on the first one
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Step 2: Configuring stuff

Logging in using SSH client on WSL or cmd.exe
logging in using PuTTY

Step 3: Installing the required packages

sudo apt install build-essential clang libssl-dev libxrandr-dev libxxf86vm-dev libopenal-dev libgl1-mesa-dev libglu1-mesa-dev zlib1g-dev libcurl4-openssl-dev zip

Step 4: Set up Gamemaker

Step 5: Build your game!

Known issues and workarounds for 2.3.1 beta

mv 'GameMakerStudio2\game_project\'
unzip -o game_project
chmod +x game_project
zip -g game_project
rm game_project



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Yuan Gao (Meseta)

Yuan Gao (Meseta)

🤖 Build robots, code in python. Former Electrical Engineer 👨‍💻 Programmer, Chief Technology Officer 🏆 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Enterprise Technology