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It doesn't show in fullscreen applications when using Gnome shell. Gnome shell is an alternative desktop environment in Ubuntu (it's the default desktop environment in Linux distros like Fedora). You can install it by typing sudo apt-get install gnome-shell Once you've installed it, you can select it when logging in, there will be an option to choose ...


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The problem seems to be with the libpcre libraries in the version from Valve website, i fixed the problem by removing those libraries from the steam directory forcing steam to use the one installed on the system. rm ~/.local/share/Steam/ubuntu12_32/steam-runtime/amd64/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libpcre.so.3 rm ...


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Never ever run wine with sudo ! This will give windows viruses the power to change all your system, because you give them super-user permissions.


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A so called kernel panic happened (you can see this on the last lines of output). This can have a range of reasons, but you describe that it happens after having used the computer intensively for some minutes, therefore I suspect that gaming causes your computer to heat up, leading to this.


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download this open deb in a deb installer, and Unity3D will work as it intends too.


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try with this in your console LD_PRELOAD='/usr/$LIB/libstdc++.so.6' steam In kubuntu 16.04 works for me


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I have heard that SL needs to run in 32 bit mode on Linux, and that this requires getting and installing the necessary 32 bit drivers. I don't know how reliable the source is, but if you've tried everything else and it still doesn't work, what have you got to lose??


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I think the lag comes from network connect. In my case, I use an almost same machine as you, TF2 runs OK. When I see lag, the ping goes high. My machine is an Dell XPS-L421X with 4G RAM, and an "Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller". Otherwise the TF2 is full of bugs. many times it crash with a messagebox show "failed to lock ...


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You may be running into KSP bug #7493 or something similar. Try running with -gforce-glcore33.


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You can indeed use wine but wine has a special branch for gaming (well more like a fork from wine :P ) called playonlinux, check it out!


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Wine v1.8 works with Guild Wars 2 but not v1.6 (Wine Compatibility Information for Guild Wars 2 (64 bit)). I don't know what version of Wine Play-On-Linux uses, but otherwise you'll need to install the package wine1.8 See here for an installation guide for Wine 1.8 See you at the Black Citadel


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Please open up a terminal and .... Update your package index sudo apt update Search for packages containing a string apt search mahjongg As a result you should get a list of all packages which name or description match your searchstring (here: mahjongg) Install packages by name sudo apt install mahjongg This will install the package mahjongg and ...


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Go to the terminal and type sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install mahjongg Type in your password as needed.


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Run the following commands: wget http://download.cloud.secondlife.com/Viewer_4/Second_Life_4_0_4_314579_i686.tar.bz2 tar xvf Second_Life* cd Second_Life* sudo ./install.sh Refer to the readme files for more info.


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Yay, I finally figured this out! Find your configuration directory -- mine was in ~/.config/supertuxkart/0.8.2/. Open players.xml and find where the challenges are listed under the <story-mode> tag. Change all occurrences of solved="none" to solved="easy". (You can also say solved="hard"; I'm not sure what the difference is.) Sources: ...


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I tried installing this myself just now. I downloaded the package and extracted the files, and ran ./secondlife from the extracted directory. This is the output: aspire:~/SecondLife/Second_Life_4_0_4_314579_i686$ ./secondlife 64-bit Linux detected. Multi-arch support detected. Running from /home/grace/SecondLife/Second_Life_4_0_4_314579_i686 - Installing ...


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You can just run a partition with Windows installed as a second OS. It's not hard to do. I actually came from the other side, starting with Windows and partitioning to download Ubuntu 14.04


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Another one is ace-of-penguins. You can install it by typing sudo apt-get install ace-of-penguins


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You can upgrade relatively painlessly to Aisleriot 3.16.2 by following these steps: Activate Sources: You need to allow Trusty to retrieve the development files used to build the newer version of Aisleriot. Follow this train: Dash > Software & Updates > Ubuntu Software > Downloadable from The Internet > Source Code Click on the 'Source ...


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To install this game open a Terminal and copy and paste the following into it: sudo apt-get install sdl-ball Below is this game running on Xenial Xerus after following these instructions: May you have many more productive hours playing this :).


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To install second life on ubuntu follow these steps. First of all download tarball of game from here Second_Life_3_7_24_297623_i686.tar.bz2. Save it to your home folder(/home/YOUR USERNAME). Right click the downloaded file and open with archive manager, select option extract here. Fire up a terminal.(On your keyboard: CTRL-ALT-T-) Change Directory by ...


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As for the problem itself, the Xbox360 wireless receiver supports four controllers and the kernel driver makes them all available even if no controller is connected. This could be considered a bug in the driver, but also has advantages such as allowing you to hotplug controller when a game is already running. Anyway, as for fixing the situation, the quick ...


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I've found the solution for this problem, that works for me, here. Simply: you have to remove steam-launcher package using next command in terminal sudo apt-get remove steam-launcher remove the repo "http://repo.steampowered.com" from Software & Updates install steam package sudo apt-get install steam


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Rawr. I feel like an idiot. So, on the off chance that someone in the future makes the same mistake I did, here's what it was: I skipped the XP1.zip and XP2.zip files in the installation process. The correct sequence of zips that got me going was: Data_Shared.zip (shared files for base game) Data_Linux.zip (Linux-specific files for base game) XP1.zip (base ...


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SL is a 32 bit binary so if you are on 64 bit (which everyone is at this point) here is what I just did sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 sudo apt-get install libfontconfig1:i386 libx11-6:i386 libxrender1:i386 libxext6:i386 libgl1-mesa-glx:i386 libglu1-mesa:i386 libglib2.0-0:i386 libsm6:i386 sudo apt-get install libgtk2.0-0:i386 sudo apt-get install ...


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In a terminal, unpack the file, and cd into the resulting directory, which has a name like Second_Life_3_8_2_i686, and contains: app_settings etc install.sh README-linux-joystick.txt res-sdl skins bin featuretable_linux.txt lib README-linux.txt secondlife summary.json character ...



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