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Electronic Arts At Ubuntu Summit; Linux Games Coming?

Discussion in 'Linux / BSD / Mac OS X' started by SIGSEGV, May 4, 2012.

  1. Easy Rhino

    Easy Rhino Linux Advocate

    Nov 13, 2006
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    nvidia drivers for linux are VERY good.
    MilkyWay and Solaris17 say thanks.
    10 Year Member at TPU
  2. Solaris17

    Solaris17 Creator Solaris Utility DVD

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    This. Always seemed to have trouble with ATI. Well that is too say iv had trouble installing them. In themselves they work fine
    10 Year Member at TPU More than 25k PPD
  3. MilkyWay

    Aug 16, 2007
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    Graphics drivers are fine in my experience (once upon a time they used to be difficult), Nvidia like Easy says have good Linux drivers. There is no problem with UI, if they implement Steam or Origin it will look the same on every distro. The problem isnt linux distros being different its that hardly any developers make games natively in OpenGL, they all use Direct3D (DirectX). Even i guess EA will make shite ports of its games and Valve will do Mac ports too.

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