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libOpenGL.so.0 library not found when running Undertale in Linux Lite 6.2

I am trying to run Undertale in Linux Lite 6.2 (based on Ubuntu 22.04) But i keep getting this error: ./UNDERTALE: error while loading shared libraries: libOpenGL.so.0: cannot open shared object file: ...
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Game window goes permanently inactive when I click off it

I am running MagicArena on Wine (should be the most recent versions of both, and I am running Ubuntu 20.04), and the game itself works just fine, with no performance or other issues. However, if I ...
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Turn my Unity Game into a .deb file?

I wanna publish my game for ubuntu(and other debian based distros) in a simpler way and for that, I wish to make a .deb installer for it. Despite my best efforts tho, I can't find ANY easy tutorial ...
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/proc/self/maps error while starting Fivem server

Hello guys i have little problem with SIGILL while try executing native code i follow these steps https://docs.fivem.net it is about running a startup script named TXadmin which is supposed to install ...
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Steam game automatically unsubscribes me from all my workshop content when it lists all of my subscribed content

I'm not sure this question is allowed to be asked here, and I'm pretty sure it's a fault with the game I'm playing but... I'm playing this game that came out in 2015 called Party Hard on Ubuntu 22.04, ...
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how can i run a .vp6 file on ubuntu?

Some time ago I installed a video game (need for speed most wanted) on my pc with ubuntu 22.04.1lts operating system. The problem was that the cinematics weren't working for me, and over time I found ...
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unable to boot games on ubuntu 20.04 OS launching from steam

[computer caratteristic] Trying to launch the game from command line I get the message bellow: $ ./Tropico6-Linux-Shipping 4.26.1-0+patch18 522 0 Disabling core dumps. steam.sh[18707]: Running Steam ...
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How to play Non-Steam Windows games on Ubuntu?

I've been using Kubuntu 22.04 for a long time and I'm very satisfied, except for Windows games. I love games a lot, it's my habit of killing time. I would be very grateful if you could help me with ...
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Vulkan not working Ubuntu 20.04 NVS 5200m Intel HD 4000

I am having an issue with Vulkan and my GPU. When I run vulkaninfo it only shows up with info about my integrated Intel GPU, nothing about the Nvidia. If I run vkcube or War Thunder, the screen stays ...
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Lutris wont Uninstall

Ubuntu 22.04.01 Installed Lutris and it wont run Witcher3/GOG. Lutris Installs and I can launch Witcher3 directly from Wine but when you try to run it from Lutris it wont run. Ive installed the ...
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Preserving my first Minecraft game on Ubuntu 22.04.1 from earlier Ubuntu server

My first Minecraft game was 1.8.8 on my local Windows machine. I built a stand-alone Ubuntu Server 16.04 (actually probably started as 14.04 but upgraded along the way) and did a build of Spigot 1.8....
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Steam app not launch on X11

I can play games from Steam only in Wayland. However, this displaying does not support screen recorders. Is it any solution to launch Steam in X11 session ? I tried edit on sudo nano /etc/gdm3/...
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Steam won't launch 22.04

I tried to install Steam from Software center and ,the apt and the Flatpak method. First time run and I can login. However, after reboot it is not working. Ubuntu 22.04 is fresh install. Everything ...
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drive windows 11 from ubuntu 22.04 | for gaming

I have two machines at home, one on windows 11 the other on ubuntu 22.04 Both on a LAN I want to drive the one on windows 11 from Ubuntu 22.04, for gaming. There is Parsec: https://parsec.app/, but ...
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Unsupported Wine version when trying to run Overwatch 2 on Lutris

I'm running lutris-7.2-2-x86_64 on Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS and downloaded Overwatch 2 on Battle.net (Version 2.1.0.1.105995). When I press "Play" I get Unsupported Wine version. Please update to ...
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Invisible Mouse Cursor in Games

After I installed Ubuntu 22.04 LTS, I now have an invisible mouse cursor in some of my games. Specific example is Mount and Blade Warband. I definitely am not a power user so much help is needed. To ...
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Unable to install Wine ("sudo dpkg --configure -a")

I would like to install an old game compatible only with Windows. By asking around, I found out that there is an application called Wine that allows you to install and launch "Windows" apps. ...
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easy switch between different monitor layouts

I have three monitors with a somewhat exotic layout. Maybe not. The middle one is for instance rotated vertically and in portrait mode. My main monitor to the left is also my 100Hz gaming-monitor. ...
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Network lags only when playing games - Wifi connection doesn't drop

I've been having issues since installing games on my Ubuntu machine. I have some games installed through Lutris and others installed via Steam. No matter which one, randomly every 10 minutes or so, it'...
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How to kill all Wine process exiting an script

I'm ussing some simple bash scripts to launch many "old" directx games using Wine, (launch from EmulationStation): #!/bin/bash cd "path/of/th/game" wine executable.exe My problem ...
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High ram consumption on steam games

If I check the ram consumption of the system is not the same as the use of the game and processes that I'm running, the higher consumption leads to a crash of my system because of full memory and I ...
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Gamecube Controller Not Working In PC Mode

Edit: I managed to get it to work in things other than Dolphin by using Wii U Mode and running the following software https://github.com/ToadKing/wii-u-gc-adapter I recently switched from Windows 10 ...
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How can i change useBottles directory?

I recently started to use Ubuntu and english is not my native language. Bare with me. I am wondering if there is any way to change useBottles directory, either from the program itself or is there a ...
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Chrome crashes with exit code 31 while trying to log in in the Epic Games store

I am trying to log into the Epic Games store on Ubuntu 22.04, installed with the Lutris Rocket League installation script (since Rocket league is my main game on Epic). When selecting I want to log in ...
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Trouble understanding how to run commands automatically at systemstartup

Ive been reading most top results about how to run@startup scripts on linux. I have been running a homeserver for videogames and i would like to create something myself. Not sure what it is called. ...
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PlayOnLinux - Archangel (2002) problem

I did install a game called Archangel (2002) via PlayOnLinux. However, it does not function properly on my computer. It does not load intro video and it does get stuck sometimes when loading new map. ...
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No sound in wine installed game ubuntu 22.04

For the first time I installed an windows game named "Banished" in ubuntu using wine. It installed properly and running as normal. But there is no sound at all. What can be done?
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Download and install Fable the lost chapters on ubuntu 20.4 [duplicate]

Hi I have a HP 250 g5 pretty old laptop and being sick of windows I decided to install a Linux dist specifically Ubuntu on it and since then I have never thought of ever going back. I wanted to ...
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How do I change font size of Wine program (not the menu buttons)?

I know I can change font size of the menu buttons in winecfg (e.g. this answer), but that does not change the font size of text in the game (i.e. the name of the character, "Zanma Rouga", ...
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Wine gave me a large error and i don't know what it means

So, i am trying to get Diablo 2 running with the Path of Diablo mod i am using wine 5.0 with Ubuntu 20.04.4 The error i am getting also started to appear only after i had installed .NET SDK 3.1.421 ...
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Lutris won't start Diablo Immortal

I have a small problem with Lutris. I can install Battle.net and Diablo Immortal. But when I push the play button, it won’t start. I tried to repair the files, but it won’t help. Do you have any idea ...
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Note taking applications which keeps on screen while fullscreen inside game? (Kubuntu)

So, I like to keep tracks of an economy inside a game, but it's kinda annoying to always have to exit full screen to see my notes. So I'm looking for a note taking app which stays on-screen, even if I ...
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How to enable steam controller to be properly identified and used in 22.04?

I have a Steam controller installed and Steam detects the controller just fine. Big Picture recognizes it and it controls those menus just fine. Whenever I load a game up though, regardless of whether ...
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Graphics and touch input are lagging when the touchscreen is being tapped frequently

This effect is almost negligible except when I'm gaming using the touchscreen or watching a high-FPS video, but it is fatal when I'm playing action games or rhythm games. This bug occurs in both X11 ...
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8BitDo SN30 Pro Switch mode on 22.04

I currently have two of the SN30 Pro controllers that I'm trying to connect via Switch mode to utilize their motion controls in yuzu. I can connect them in Xinput mode via bluetooth just fine, and all ...
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How to get unlimited single-card deals in aisleriot solitaire Ubuntu 20

Tried the answer that worked for Ubuntu 12, but there's no file named klondike.scm
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Steam RAM use high after closing game

I recently got into Ubuntu and steam proton is working great. I haven't really had any issues with it so far. I did notice one problem. Normally my pc uses about 3 GB of RAM according to system ...
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zram: swappiness, vfs_cache_pressure, page-cluster, dirty_ratio and dirty_background_ratio settings for gaming machines with HDD and low RAM?

I'm trying to game on Linux, but my biggest bottlenecks are my HDD and my 8GB of RAM. I used zram to allow more data to be stored in my RAM by compression (using lz4 algo with 100 priority and "...
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Video streaming between two linux machines over the internet

I've been struggling with a question for more than one week, how to create a streaming service between two machines running Ubuntu and stream content over the internet using an encrypted UDP ...
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TES 4 Oblivion (Steam/Proton) won't run using nvidia GPU + Crashes on startup

I have the following Problem: For several hours now I am trying to get TES 4 Oblivion to run on Ubuntu with no luck at all. The Launcher starts just fine but it just refuses to recognize the Nvidia ...
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Wine Blur game error

I cannot start Blur. It gives an error. I enabled d3d9 and d3dx9_42. 0009:err:x11settings:X11DRV_ChangeDisplaySettingsEx No matching mode found 800x600x32 @14953520! (desktop) 0009:err:d3dcompiler:...
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NVIDIA GPU not being used for games (Kubuntu)

I recently switched to Kubuntu with my laptop and I'm quite loving it for now. Only problem is my GPU: it seems that the OS recognizes it, but it's not using it when I want to play games (that are ...
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The Steam Overlay is not showing on Ubuntu

After installing steam natively and getting all my games to work just fine, I noticed that I cant open the steam overlay, despite it being enabled both for the game and in general.
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Make Wii U Pro Controller act as Xbox controller

I have a Wii U Pro Controller and I want to change the global bindings, so that it corresponds to the keys/bindings on an Xbox controller. I want to play some games through Xbox Cloud with it, but the ...
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Is there a man command that lists all games in the bsdgames package?

I recently installed bsd games. But no matter what I try, I can't find any man command that lists them all. man bsdgames returns nothing. It's as if the collection only has manuals for the specific ...
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I'm using Ubuntu 22.04 How can i install and play league of legends?

I moved from Windows 10 to Ubuntu 22.04, i'm kinda new to linux. I find it difficult to find solutions to many things. like installing LoL and Overwolf's Runepage auto-import Facecheck. So many apps i ...
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Wine installing error

I have this error "winehq-stable : Depends: wine-stable (= 7.0.0.0~impish-1)" and after that it says i have held broken packages. I was trying to install wine so i could install lutris so i ...
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Battle.net (Wine) Reclaiming disk space / Ubuntu 20.04

I've been playing Diablo II: Resurrected successfully on Ubuntu 20.04 so far but since a new patch has been released, I get a message of "Reclaiming disk space" in Battle.net and the game ...
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How to automatically set a nice to a program when It starts?

It's quite simple. I noticed my game (tf2) ran better with nice value of 19. Now I can edit the nice value with system monitor or with the renice command. I searched quite a lot and found out that I ...
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Create steam library on Hard drive that's connected through ssh connected Network

I've just recently made the swap to Linux and I have been loving it. I have 2 PCs, one for gaming, the other is a server. I have steam games etc on the server hard drive (for Small/old single player ...

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