.scummvm or .svm files¶
These files are created by
_Scan ScummVM Games.sh script in
/storage/.config/scummvm folder (which is also displayed in EmuStation). The script scans for game folders and generates the relevant
.scummvm files to launch those games. The files are stored in
.scummvm files are named using the common name of the game and the Game Short Name in brackets (e.g.
Beneath a Steel Sky (sky).scummvm).
.scummvm files contain a single line in the form:
--path=variable and the path to the folder containing the game, followed by
- Game Short Name
/storage/.config/scummvm/games/Beneath a Steel Sky (sky).scummvm contains
Note: enclose filenames containing spaces with "quotes"
.svmfiles are identical and interchangeable
.scummvmfiles are NOT stored in
.scummvmfiles stored there will not be displayed by EmuStation. EmuStation only displays
.scummvmfiles that are in
Note: to display metadata and media within EmuStation, put
/storage/.config/scummvm/gamesand media into relevant subfolders (e.g.