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Questions tagged [ubuntu]

Ubuntu is a free operating system that uses the Linux kernel. This tag should be used when the question is specifically about an Ubuntu version of a game, or about gaming on Ubuntu devices, (such as PC and mobile).

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Grand Theft Auto V won't load in Steam on Ubuntu 18.10 using Proton 3.16-9beta ERR_GFX_D3D_NOD3D1X_4

I am not able to get Grand Theft Auto V working on my computer. I have searched the internet and tried everything I could find. So here's the details, hopefully someone can help... I have installed ...
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Texture packs have no effect in Minecraft on Ubuntu

I'm running Minecrat 1.3.1 on Ubuntu 16.04. I can add .zip files to my texturepack and resourcepack folders, and they show up in-game in the texture pack menu. I can select them and turn them on. But ...
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How do I install the Glide Wrapper on Diablo 2 with PlayOnLinux?

I just installed Diablo 2 via PlayOnLinux in my Netbook and now I would like to know how to make the Glide Wrapper work. I also install 1.14d patch so I can play on BattleNet, but this patch disabled ...
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Ubuntu - Steam downloads corrupted files and the game redownload. Never ending cycle

I'm trying to download Counter-Strike GO on my Ubuntu 16.04 system and by the end of game download, Steam says that there are corrupted files and if I click on the play button, it starts re-...
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Steam client does not remember my password

Although "Remember my password" option is checked on login window and "Don't save account credentials on this computer" option is unchecked, Steam client does not remember my login password. I have ...
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Minecraft Local Server: Internal Exception: java.io.IOException: An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host

I am unable to connect to a minecraft server hosted on an Ubuntu machine (16.04) from a computer on the same local network (Windows 7). Attempting to connect to either the local network IP of the ...
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How can I stop the game from minimizing whenever I click something on second screen?

I won't lie: I suck on TF2. And the revive time on this game is crazy long. I'd rather view discord or just read news on second screen while dead. But unfortunately, when i click anything outside ...
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Arma 2, Arma 2 OA, and Combined Ops

So I have both Arma 2 and Arma 2 OA, and, on my old PC, I had them both installed and had run arma 2 once. I then launched from Arma 2 OA and had access to everything available in both games. Now, ...
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Minecraft restart bash script won't run init.d/service command

What I intend to do I'm attempting to make a restart script for my Minecraft server so my friends can use the /restart command in-game because they don't have SSH access to my server to restart ...
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How to Install Euro Truck Simulator 2 in Ubuntu?

I'm using Ubuntu operating system. I wish to install the Euro Truck Simulator 2 for Ubuntu. So I search for that, and I get the .exe file of the trial version from http://www.eurotrucksimulator2.com/...
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How to sync my save between PC on Creeper world 3 AE

I play Creeper World 3 on both my laptop and desktop, one with ubuntu and the other on windows 10. As far as I know, it seem like CW3 do not use the steam cloud to keep the save file. How can I keep ...
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Correct settings for Dragon Ball Budokai Tenkaichi 3 on PCSX2?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 to play Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 on PCSX2. When I try to play the game, the text gets blurry and the 3D environment fails to render. I think it's only matter of ...
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Install Diablo 3 on Ubuntu/Linux

It looks like all Diablo 3 Linux/Ubuntu installation guides date from early 2015 and earlier. What is the easiest way to get D3 up and running in 2016?
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How do I set up WINE on Ubuntu so that I can play my Windows games on it?

Other than the default install of WINE from the Ubuntu repo, is there anything else I should do in order to run a game? Should I use something like winetricks or is that unnecessary? I really just ...
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Minecraft Voltz Server Slow when linked with Domain

I have Voltz Server on my Ubuntu Server that can be accessed using both a domain name that is linked to my Public IP address and my actual IP Address. For some odd reason, when I want to connect to my ...
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Nethack Ubuntu - CTRL-P for message history not working?

I installed nethack on ubuntu via the terminal using sudo apt-get install nethack-common nethack-console For some reason I can't use CTRL+P to display message history. I've tried putting on and off ...
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Authentication servers are down

im hosting a server and this error will always display, only on my server! Im hosting on Ubuntu server OS, so how can I fix this error for my server? This is home-hosted
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Problem running Age of Empires III on VirtualBox

I have a Ubuntu host and running Windows 7 as guest using VirtualBox. I installed succesfully Age of Empires III, but whenever I try to run the game, got this error: Initialization Failed Direct3D ...
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How to copy and paste in Minecraft on Linux/Ubuntu 12.04?

Can someone please explain how to do this? I have tried looking at Mac commands, but haven't gotten it to work.
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Ubuntu Linux - Dota 2 - Graphics card doesn't support OpenGL 3.1

So I spent like FOREVER downloading Dota 2, only to find that when I launch it it requires OpenGL 3.1, which my graphics card (Intel integrated graphics) doesn't support. Can I make it use a previous ...
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CS:Go on Ubuntu renders Incorrectly

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and it's working fine, but CS:GO don't. When I open up the game the menu is fine, but when I start the match, some walls and models will be corrupted and messy. Here ...
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Is there a way to use the Dualshock 4 on a PC (ubuntu) with it not being picked up by the PS4?

I am trying to use a Dualshock 4 on my PC (Ubuntu 14.10) with Steam via USB. My problem is that whenever I long press the PS button my PS4 gets turned on (it's within range of the bluetooth). How can ...
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This war of mine will not load (linux)

I am attempting to play This War Of Mine through steam on Ubuntu 15.04. However, once I launch the game, it makes it to the loading screen and will not go any farther. I am not getting any useful ...
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I get sound but no images/graphics on Minecraft 1.7.10 on Ubuntu?

I downloaded Minecraft 1.7.10 on Ubuntu 64 bit platform for my son. I was told double click on Minecraft.jar in order to start the program however executable bit was missing and when I double clicked ...
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How to install backup of steam games on Ubuntu

I've got some games installed on native steam for linux. Unfortunately, my system got nuked and I had to reinstall. While I was reinstalling Ubuntu 15.04, I managed to save some of my game folders to ...
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Minecraft framerate is lower in Ubuntu. Why?

Recently, I moved over to Ubuntu for various performance reasons, but I've seen a major drop in my Minecraft framerate. Usually I get 100-250 in Windows, but Ubuntu is struggling to keep me at 60. I ...
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Is there a way I can use Action Replay Powersaves on Ubuntu/Linux?

I'd like to use Action Replay Powersaves, but my computer is running Ubuntu and the official website has only downloads for Windows and Mac.
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How can I find my PPSSPP saves in Ubuntu?

I am using the "PPSSPP" PSP emulator in Ubuntu but I don't know where the save files are, so I can't create a backup copy. Does anyone know a method to do so?
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How to add Minecraft.jar to Steam in Ubuntu

I have created a bin folder in my home directory and put my minecraft.jar in that folder. I then used Steam's "add non-steam game" option and added the minecraft.jar, but when I click play nothing ...
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Framerate drop when looking at panels?

I've recently installed Portal 2 on my Ubuntu partition, and I've noticed an interesting issue that has popped up while playing community test chambers, but it has also surfaced around the beginning ...
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Getting a global_error_asset_load_failed on Hearthstone in Wine, running Ubuntu

So I'm getting the error in the title of the question when I try to start Hearthstone in Wine. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I've only found one thing online, and that's on the battle.net forums here and ...
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Minecraft on ARM Linux? (Samsung Chromebook)

So I've been trying for over a week to get Minecraft to run on an install of Ubuntu on a Samsung Chromebook, which has ARM architecture. I've been following these instructions I found on the lwjgl ...
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How to run DDO on Linux

I am trying to run DDO on Ubuntu 14.04. I would rather not use a VM. Is there an up to date tutorial?
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How to run Roller Coaster Tycoon 2 in a window with PlayOnLinux and Wine?

Following the instructions from the /r/rct subreddit, I was able to install RCT 2 inside Ubuntu using PlayOnLinux. The only problem is, the game glitches when running in full screen, such as things ...
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How to use Higan 094 on Ubuntu?

I'm new to linux so I'm having some problems. I installed higan emulator (I'm running a virtual machine with Ubuntu 14.10 in a windows 8 notebook) to play some SNES games but at launch it said I had ...
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Seven Kingdoms I (7KAA) does not play music in Ubuntu

Does anybody know why 7KAA cannot play its music in Ubuntu while it is fine in Windows? Game website: http://7kfans.com Music locations: /usr/share/7kaa/music /usr/share/7kaa/music/chinese.wav /usr/...
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Robocraft client not quitting completely after quitting game

Previously, closing the game window would fully quit the application but now it seems that the process remains active in the background, preventing me from relaunching the game (app already running). ...
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Should I install the Intel Drivers for Linux to make Minecraft faster?

My computer is pretty old and doesn't handle Minecraft very well. When I played on Windows 7, the max FPS I'd ever get was about 25-30. And, on top of that, the FPS would fluctuate a lot. When the 1.8 ...
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Ubuntu Minecraft server says eula isn't true but is

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 2GB VPS. Whenever I run java -Xmx1500M -Xms1500M -jar minecraft_server.jar nogui with the eula true it says: [17:56:52] [Server thread/INFO]: Starting minecraft server version ...
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I can't get rid of the Super Secret Settings, even after restarting [duplicate]

I've already read some of the similar topics here but none of the suggestions work. No F4, no fn+F4, no restarting the game. Actually, even after months, Minecraft still looks like Super Secret ...
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Setting up a gaming console with a chromebook, ps3 controller issues

I'm trying to set up my new chromebook as a steam console, but having trouble getting it to recognize ps3 controllers. Using Ubuntu, Steam runs quite well, since I'm lucky enough to have a chromebook ...
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Counter Strike In-Game Text Not Showing up

I recently Installed Counter Strike on Ubuntu 13.10, but some of the text doesn't show up. The menus are fine, but then I have stuff like this I'm not running it under wine, or anything. Is this a ...
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The game always crash after saving

I'm playing the latest alpha build of Prison Architect (alpha-20) on Ubuntu 14.04 via Steam. My problem is that the game always crash when I save the game or when the auto-save is triggered. At the ...
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Using steam game key without steam installation

I want to play Heroes 5 on my ubuntu 13.04. I installed steam and it works. I have purchased the Might and Magic 5 bundle, so I have Heroes 5 with the two expansions and other game that come along. ...
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fatal error could not load library Counter Strike 1.6

This is crazy, I don't know how but today I am getting this error alert message fatal error could not load library++ Counter Strike 1.6 steam in Ubuntu 13.10 its like after some update I guess. ...
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Is it possible to run the Steam version of GTA 4 on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Is it possible to run GTA4 from Steam on Ubuntu? How would I go about installing it from my Steam client? Do I need to use some sort of Windows application wrapper like Wine? And can I play ...
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Borderlands 2 on Ubuntu 12.04 problems

Okay so I'm running GNU/Linux Ubuntu 12.04, I'm trying to play Borderlands 2 and I know it will work as other players have success playing the game. I was told to install the following: vcredist ...
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2nd player control doesn't work in ZNES 1.42 using netplay

Although the question is more technic- and not game-content-related I hope that someone here might help with this issue: We are 2 players who tried to play a ROM over ZSNES 1.42 on two different ...
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Cannot reach more than 60 FPS

Yesterday I installed this game on my PC on Ubuntu 13.04 OS (since for some crazy reason I can't start game on Windows 8) and then I tried to increase FPS at 125 by using: cl_maxfps 125. But the thing ...
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How to always start League of Legends in fullscreen mode?

I managed to install League of Legends in Ubuntu (and wrote a review about it) but, now I want to start the game in fullscreen mode, always. Question: How to always start League of Legends in ...