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    Phoronix: An Attempt To Push Ubuntu As A Gaming Platform

    At the Ubuntu Developer Summit later this month in Copenhagen, a number of gaming-related development sessions are scheduled as Ubuntu developers try to push their Linux distribution as a first-rate gaming platform...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTIwNTY

  • #2
    Low-jitter!

    Well I have this thing called .. low-jitter kernel

    Relay it to the ubuntu folks, I`m banned in their forum. I think I called someone gay or something.

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    • #3
      yeah, and also network latency, could be a killer feature.

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      • #4
        Process clean-up actions seems important. I was left with a 640x480 screen several times in the past when something goes wrong or even when exiting a game normally.

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        • #5
          That's funny - they almost verbatim reiterate a list of main linux problems ;-)

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          • #6
            Originally posted by birdie View Post
            That's funny - they almost verbatim reiterate a list of main linux problems ;-)
            Well it's good that (due to Valve, Humble-Bundle, and Unity) something's finally being done about it.

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            • #7
              What ?

              They're begining to try to solve these problems 7 years after launching ubuntu... okay, I'll begin to pay for ubuntu in 7 years too.

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              • #8
                Originally posted by Paradox Uncreated View Post
                Well I have this thing called .. low-jitter kernel

                Relay it to the ubuntu folks, I`m banned in their forum. I think I called someone gay or something.
                Are you sure it wasn't for spamming?

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                • #9
                  Well those are killer feature for me. I just hope their improvements are not meant for Unity only; KDE/Kubuntu also get the resolution reset feature.

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                  • #10
                    If they really make work on these points (especially on Unity), gaming or no, I think it'll be great.

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