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I've been looking for a decent blackjack game that will run under linux. I read a man page for blackjack which said it was in the gnome-games package.

I did a:

sudo apt-get install gnome-games

but no blackjack showed up.

I tried Blackjack_for_the_hopelessly_luckless but it is very basic with only totals, no soft hands, no pair splitting etc.

I'm looking for a game to practice my strategy before blowing some money at the casino.

Anyone got any suggestions? Would prefer GPL but will buy a cd-rom if I have to.

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This is not an answer to your question,but there are many flash games offering that amount of functionality.You will only need flash installed (install the restricted extras package).

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Not an answer? Seems pretty good me. Solved my problem. –  Allan Jul 15 '12 at 8:44

Island Blackjack is freeware available at http://www.doublegames.com/isleblackjack.html#.URVqQhCtVHI -- Works great with WINE.

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