How to run an application on Linux from the terminal

This tutorial explains how to run an application on Linux from the terminal by typing the application name. This allows you to run AppImages, scripts or any executable file from a terminal, even though you have not installed it via any type of package manager. The quick TL;DR (Too Long; Didn’t Read) below will most […]

How to make levels for Xonotic – Easy Quickstart Guide

This tutorial is a quickstart guide on how to set up the tools to create levels for the free open source shooter Xonotic. It explains how to download and install all necessary files and start the NetRadiant, Xonotic’s editor. Step 1: Get the very latest Xonotic files Your Xonotic files need to be up to […]

How to install FL Studio on Linux by using Lutris

This tutorial explains how to install FL Studio on Linux by using Lutris, an application that can run Windows applications on Linux. It is written with Linux beginners in mind. Step 1: Installing Lutris Go to lutris.net and scroll down to find the Linux distribution you are using. Many popular distributions like Linux Mint, Kubuntu […]

Application shortcuts on Linux Mint Cinnamon

Application shortcuts start applications from the menu, panel and desktop. This Linux Mint Cinnamon tutorial explains how to create them. This article is also available on Odysee. How to create a desktop shortcut on Linux Mint Cinnamon Solution 1: Ctrl + Alt + Shift + Drag the icon Hold Ctrl, Alt and Shift at the same time, then left click and […]

Free Open Source tools for game developers

This article is also available on Odysee. This posting lists a selection of free Open Source tools that are useful for creating video games and other digital art. All tools can be used without limitations or registration and also run on Linux. Linux Even for users with limited tech knowledge, Linux has become a good […]

Kostenlose Open Source Tools für Spieleentwickler

Dieser Beitrag listet einige kostenlose Open Source Tools, die beim Erstellen von Spielen und anderer digitaler Kunst sehr nützlich sind. Alle vorgestellten Tools sind in vollem Umfang ohne Registrierung verwendbar und laufen auch unter Linux. Linux Linux ist auch für weniger technikversierte Anwender eine gute Alternative zu Windows. Besonders aus Privatsphäregründen rate ich von aktuellen […]

How to keep your Linux clean using Stacer

Stacer is a free open source tool for Ubuntu based Linux distributions that helps keeping your distro clean and provides an easy to use and nice visual interface to do so. Here’s a short feature overview. The detailed overview can be read here. Enabling or disabling apps that run at startup System Cleanup (package caches, […]

How to disable moving windows with the Alt key on Linux Mint Cinnamon

If you are running Linux Mint Cinnamon and try to use software that uses the Alt+Left Mouse or Alt+Right Mouse hotkey (like Blender or Substance Painter), you’ll run into a problem. Instead of using the function that is bound to that hotkey inside the tool, you’ll move or resize your current window. To disable moving […]

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