I’ve been following some comments on other topics about how to manually upload PICO-8 carts to the GameShell, but the suggested directory to upload the carts to (
~/.lexaloffle/pico-8/carts) does not exist in my device. If this directory doesn’t exist in my device, where do I upload my carts to?
To add, in case it is necessary for helping me, my device’s version is 1.24. Also, I installed PICO-8 by simply placing the zip file into the
home/cpi/games/PICO-8 directory and letting the file unzip itself.
It does appear that the directory does exist at
/home/cpi/.lexaloffle/pico-8/carts once PICO-8 has been installed and run. Do an
ls -a ~ to find the
You can change the carts folder default by editing
/home/cpi/.lexaloffle/pico-8/config.txt to change
root_path /home/cpi/.lexaloffle/pico-8/carts/ to something more convenient like
Found it! I had been using WinSCP to find the folder, and it turns out that a lot of my folders under
/home/cpi/ were hidden for some reason. So, thanks for answering my stupid question lol!
Thats a UNIX feature, all file and folder starting with a dot are hidden folder.