[Answered] Emulator Front End?
I was just wondering if a front end (in the conventional sense) for various emulators is a possibility?
Although one program could be compiled with various emulators all combined together I wondered if we have the ability to interact with other installed applications from within an application.
The reason I ask is I was thinking of trying to port wah!cade to the PS3 and hopefully add in some features but it kind of hangs on the ability to launch external programs with specific arguements or through particular methods.
I have a fair amount of programming experience just not with the PS3 (I'm setting up the dev environment atm) and if possible I'm hoping the program may evolve into a one stop shop game library complete with scapers but thats a long way down the road.
I know this maybe in the wrong section I just wasn't sure where to post it
Best Answer -
Posted by CJPC
Well, it would in theory be possible to make a frontend, even if you have a very basic frontend - think a series of emulators, your frontend could have a game list, and the emulator to run, and you can then launch that specific emulator, possibly passing arguments to it to launch the specific game.