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Updated documentation based on the recent official release of Raspbian.

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@@ -8,31 +8,28 @@ From Wikipedia:
> The Raspberry Pi has a Broadcom BCM2835 system on a chip (SoC), which includes an ARM1176JZF-S 700 MHz processor, VideoCore IV GPU, and 256 megabytes of RAM. It does not include a built-in hard disk or solid-state drive, but uses a SD card for booting and long-term storage.
-This is based of the [Yamagi Quake 2 port](http://www.yamagi.org/quake2/), more precisely, the OpenGL ES branch.
+This is based off the [Yamagi Quake 2 port](http://www.yamagi.org/quake2/), more precisely, the OpenGL ES branch.
## In Action
![Console](https://github.com/reefab/yquake2/raw/raspberry/stuff/photo.jpg)
[Video](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lD2K1JtsNYs)
-## Current State
+## Current Status
-The demo version is playable but some graphical effects had to be disabled.
+The demo and full versions are playable but some graphical effects had to be disabled.
## Caveats
-Using the full version data files seems to cause hangs and as such is not recommended yet.
-
The sound is disabled by default due to issues in the ALSA drivers. You can reactivate it by commenting the `set s_initsound 0` line in the `yq2.cfg`.
-You'll want to upgrade from the default firmware/kernel included in the initial public beta release of the Debian Wheezy image using [rpi-update](https://github.com/Hexxeh/rpi-update/).
## Installation
### Pre-requisites
* Raspberry PI
- * Debian Wheezy public beta
+ * Raspbian (recommended) or Debian Wheezy public beta
* a 192/64 RAM split
### Packages needed
@@ -49,6 +46,8 @@ Follow the instructions from [the original README](https://github.com/reefab/yqu
You can get the demo files from [Fileplanet](http://www.fileplanet.com/6584/0/fileinfo/Quake-2-Demo-v3.14)
-The game should be launched as root in the console.
+The game should be launched as root in the console to be able to grab the keyboard/mouse.
You should also copy the `stuff/yq2.cfg` to the `baseq2` directory where you installed the game to get sane settings for the Raspberry PI.
+
+The FPS can get pretty low sometimes, but you can get a smoother experience by overclocking your Raspberry PI.

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