Ubuntu Lutris Start Overwatch Install

Install And Play Overwatch With Lutris On Ubuntu 18.04

Objective

Install and play Overwatch on Ubuntu 18.04

Distributions

This guide is tailored toward Ubuntu 18.04 but can be applied to other similar distributions.

Requirements

A working install of Ubuntu 18.04 with root privileges and a graphics card running the latest drivers.

Difficulty

Easy

Conventions

  • # – requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of sudo command
  • $ – given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user

Introduction

Overwatch is one of the most popular PC games right now. It has a thriving esports scene and a community of millions playing it regularly worldwide. Unfortunately, it’s also completely unsupported on Linux and likely never will be.

That doesn’t mean that you can’t play Overwatch on Linux, though. It’s actually easy to get Overwatch running on Ubuntu with Lutris and Wine.

Before you start, make sure that you have the latest available drivers for your graphics card installed.

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Install Redis on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux

Objective

The objective is to Install Redis server or client on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: – Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver
  • Software: – Redis 4.0.8 or higher

Requirements

Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

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Enable Source package repository on Ubuntu 18.04

How to install ImageMagick 7 on Ubuntu 18.04 Linux

Objective

The objective is to install ImageMagick 7 on Ubuntu 18.04 Linux.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: – Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux
  • Software: – ImageMagick 7.0.7-38 or higher

Requirements

Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

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Install NPM on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux

Objective

The objective of this article is to install NPM on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver. NPM is the package manager for JavaScript.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: – Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver
  • Software: – 3.5.2 or higher

Requirements

Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

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Python OpenCV on Ubuntu 18.04

Install OpenCV on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux

Objective

The objective is to Install OpenCV on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux and provide a simple OpenCV example

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: – Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver
  • Software: – OpenCV 3.2 or higher

Requirements

Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

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ubuntu-grub-menu

How to boot Ubuntu 18.04 into emergency and rescue mode

Objective

Learning about systemd emergency and rescue targets and how to boot the system into them

Requirements

  • No special requirements

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

  • # – requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either
    directly as a root user or by use of sudo command
  • $ – requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user

Introduction

Systemd has nowadays become the de facto standard init system for all the major Linux distributions.

Superseding SysV and upstart, it also replaced the classical way of defining system runlevels, using system targets, a special type of unit.

In this tutorial we will see how to boot an Ubuntu 18.04 system into the emergency and rescue systemd targets, and what kind of environment they provide to the users.

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Initiate Xubuntu desktop installation on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

How to install Xubuntu desktop on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux

Objective

This article will explain how to install Xubuntu desktop on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver. Use this guide if you wish to change your default GNOME desktop to Xubuntu environment. See also our article: The 8 Best Ubuntu Desktop Environments (18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux) for more desktop environment choices.

Alternatively, follow our guide on how to install GUI on Ubuntu server 18.04 Bionic Beaver.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: – Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux

Requirements

Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

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install ubuntu server GUI - Mate core

Install GUI on Ubuntu Server 18.04 Bionic Beaver

Objective

Ubuntu server GUI does not come installed by default on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver. However, this does not mean that desktop environment cannot be installed on your server.

This guide will provide you with an information on how to install GUI on your Ubuntu server 18.04.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: – Ubuntu Server 18.04 Bionic

Requirements

Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

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How to install Varnish cache server with Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux

Objective

The objective is to install and configure a Varnish Cache server with Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux. Varnish is a fast caching server which sits in front of any web server and serves previously cached pages, hence, improving the website’s response time.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: – Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux
  • Software: – Varnish 5.2 or higher

Requirements

Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

MEDIUM

Conventions

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How to Configure A NFS File Server On Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

Objective

Install and configure NFS on Ubuntu 18.04

Distributions

Ubuntu 18.04

Requirements

A working install of Ubuntu 18.04 with root privileges

Difficulty

Easy

Conventions

  • # – requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of sudo command
  • $ – requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user

Introduction

Sharing files is a central function of Linux systems. It’s so central, in fact, that file sharing functionality is built directy into the kernel itself. It’s also important enough that the developers of Debian, and Ubuntu in turn, have made NFS file sharing very simple.

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