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Questions about game development on Linux operating system, for Linux or any other OS.

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SFML.NET DLLNotFoundException with dll.config files in project

I am trying to run SFML.NET on arch linux and I have two dll.config files in my project called sfmlnet-graphics-2.dll.config and sfmlnet-window-2.dll.config. sfmlnet-graphics-2.dll.config: ...
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timing rendering to monitor screen update

I have an application with a very light rendering loop, taking a predictable and small time to execute. Right now, I have two solutions. The first solution uses Vsync: after a screen update, my ...
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Garbled text and music - due to Steam Linux runtime change?

My team and I released our game on Steam last year for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The game is written in C++ and uses SDL2, including SDL2_image, SDL2_ttf, and OpenGL for graphics. Around the middle of ...
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Irrlicht Code::Blocks project fails to build on Linux machine

After downloading the latest Irrlicht version (1.8.4) and setting it to compile for Linux machines, I decided to try it out in Code::Blocks IDE. The build failed. ...
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Linux: blit image on screen without stuttering at a stable frame rate

I'm working on a very simple game, and one of the project goals is to minimise the use of libraries. I'm drawing every frame into a buffer, which is then displayed using ...
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GLX/X11 Changing the rendering resolution

I have made a simple application that creates a window with an OpenGL 4.2 context and takes user input. I have implemented making the window go fullscreen with XRandR and can change the display ...
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Godotsteam initialization on Linux

I have a problem in getting godotsteam running on my linux OS (Zorin OS). Here is what I have done so far: I have downloaded godosteam addon for using it on godot 4.1.2 from the github official page ...
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How can I map controls of an existing Unity application, when no UI is provided?

I have an Unity application, that someone made for me in the past. It is provided as single binary file for Linux in this case. It features a very simple "launcher" which let me select the ...
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Unreal 5.3 ignores changes in Visual Studio Code

I’m using Unreal 5.3 on Ubuntu 23.04 “Lunar.” I’m not using Windows (I really can’t stand it), and there is no Visual Studio on Linux. (It's not even supported by Wine.) But we have VS Code, the ...
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Getting missing prefab error in unity

Getting the following error while loading a project on unity. I'm usung ubuntu
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I am unable to launch unreal engine with epicassetmanager

When I first installed epic asset manager on my linux machine I could use unreal engine perfectly, but now when I launch nothing happens. It says it has launched and nothing appears in the log. I have ...
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How to debug Unity/mono code on Linux/VsCode

I am new to Unity and I have been fighting with VSCode and debugging. I am trying to attach a debugger to Unity to test some code that run in the editor without running the app ( kind of Unity ...
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High Frequency Polling And Handling Fuzzy Inputs

I'm developing a FPS game and I'm considering polling at a high frequency on a separate thread. This decouples the game loop and reading input. I get sub-frame samples and can process those samples ...
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How do I install the Unity Editor on Linux?

I have installed Unity trough the Hub but still need the editor. I cannot for the life of me figure out how to do that? I'm running a Ubuntu based Linux system. I already have MonoDevelop installed I ...
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Ideal scheduler on the operating system for games?

In linux, the preferred scheduler is CFS (correct me if I'm wrong), I'm not sure what the preferred scheduler is on Windows. It's possible to change the scheduler in linux, even after you boot. I'm ...
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Fresh new MonoDevelopment install "assembly not found for framework .NET Framework 4.5"

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS and I went through the instructions on this page: https://www.monodevelop.com/download/ very specifically, (yes, I made sure to use the steps for the correct operating ...
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Running Unity Build through Command line

I recently developed a game in unity and would like to build it to a standalone application using the command line. Is there a way to do that? Specifically, without opening the Unity Editor how can ...
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Direct3D11 Depth buffer problem

Encountered a strange error when using Direct3D11, feature level 10.0. If the depth buffer texture is created with the format DXGI_FORMAT_R24G8_TYPELESS, bind flag D3D11_BIND_DEPTH_STENCIL | ...
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Unreal Engine Ubuntu: Failed to import video, unknown file extension

I've been reading tutorials and guides on getting video file playback in Unreal. I have media player materials created and textures. I'm having issues importing video files to Content/Movies directory....
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Can I use Libgdx to create a game that runs on multiple platforms?

I created my first game using Libgdx and Android Studio. The game runs smoothly on my Android phone. How can I run it on an Apple phone with IOS or a computer with Linux etc.?
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Why am I having these errors, when opening my Unity project in Ubuntu?

I'm experiencing some trouble with the Linux build of Unity. I suspect that my Nvidia driver is producing this error, but I'm really not sure. I have an Nvidia GTX 860M, and until 2 days ago, I was ...
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