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If you've installed from a on , Windows games will not launch with . The Play button goes straight back to saying "Play", with no errors or other windows appearing.

Install Steam normally and you're good to go.

I deleted my ~/.var/com.valvesoftware.Steam directory (where the Flatpak version keeps everything) and re-downloaded my games, YMMV.

Played War for the Overworld a bit yesterday, and was reminded that I'm terrible at games like this. Either that or the difficulty ramp is crazy... I fail at the *second* mission.

Hey @gamingonlinux have you covered Clone Hero before? It's a great Guitar Hero clone that works with USB guitar controllers and can use songs from Frets On Fire among other formats. Supports Linux/Mac/Windows: clonehero.net/

I just discovered it this morning, and as a Guitar Hero/Rockband addict... um... productivity is in danger...

Since it's not actually relevant to the game, I'm going to simplify and remove all of that. I don't want to be accidentally pandering or parodying.

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So, for , I want your skeleton to be inclusive. I've currently got this planned:

* Name: [some reasonable length, default: Skelly]
* Sex: {choose: Male, Female, Unknown, Fluid, default: Unknown}
* Preference: {choose: Men, Women, None, Any, default: None}
* 3rd Person Pronoun: [some short length, default: It]
* Object Pronoun: [some short length, default: It]

3rd person pronoun would be used in "{x} walked away."
Object pronoun is used for "Why don't you go ask {x}."

Am I leaving out anyone?

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Affordable Internet and wireless prices? Not if Rogers buys Shaw. Stop this dangerous sale before it’s too late. Sign the petition: NO Rogers-Shaw buy! openmedia.org/StopTheBuy-tw — via @OpenMediaOrg@Twitter

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- you pay hundreds of dollars for a thing that is ✨SMART✨
- it works well for a while
- the company releases an update and DEMANDS a subscription fee to keep using your device the same way and somehow thinks u will be into it??

this shit should be illegal

twitter.com/Gizmodo/status/137

Original tweet : twitter.com/internetofshit/sta

I've got everything set up on my new laptop except backups; Duplicati is being extremely flakey for some reason, stopping part-way through backups, corrupting its database, etc.

Going to give the former CloudBerry a try, see how it behaves. Finding a Linux GUI backup client that supports Backblaze B2 is hard, everything is "enterprise" focused.

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Loving Support: This Man Brought His Xbox To The Delivery Room So His Wife Could Watch Him Play ‘Assassin’s Creed’ While In Labor ogn.theonion.com/loving-suppor

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