Linux gets game!
Posted on: 06/09/2000 01:37 PM

Zdnet is running an interesting piece right now on the status of Linux gaming. The great work that companies like XFree86 and Loki Interactive are doing is really bringing Linux into the mainstream by providing a gaming experience that is very competitive with that of Windows.
What could be worse then the lack of big-name titles? Games that are hard to install on Linux. Installing a Windows game is as easy as double-clicking the setup icon; however, installing a Linux game, especially a 3-D game, frequently involves the equivalent of open-heart surgery on a PC's system software... But that will change soon.
Read it here.




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