The reason why RetroArch fb_alpha.Self did what it did, is because CapcomCPS-X used the source code and his versions work with his front end are not the same as RetroArchs Front end. We should wait for him to get his PS3 working again to straighten out the bugs of this beta FBA RL 1.01a.
PS3 Slim Rogero CFW 4.40 v1.03 (500GB internal HDD)
Sony Bravia 1080p HDTV. iMac 10.8.2. Popcorn Hour A-300