[ut3] Linux Client

Kris Kersey (Augustus) augustus at linuxhardware.org
Thu Oct 25 16:17:04 EDT 2007

Not that I don't sympathize your frustration (I'm a gamer eagerly waiting 
also), I think you're being a bit harsh.  Epic and id are huge supporters 
of Linux and there is nothing making them do that.  They may make a few 
dollars, relatively, on Linux and Mac ports but I think they truly like 
looking at the bigger picture and supporting alternative OSes.  Let's lay 
off a bit and let these guys (in this case Ryan), do their job and we'll 
get a good product.

While I don't think it would necessarily be right if we got the product 
six months from now, we're only talking possibly weeks apart.  The game is 
still going to be hot!  You're not going to be playing alone.  Lay off 
the advocacy for a minute and try to be a little more supportive of a good 

Kris Kersey (Augustus)
LinuxHardware.org Site Manager
augustus at linuxhardware.org
Gentoo Linux AMD64 Developer
augustus at gentoo.org
AIM: Augustus22

On Thu, 25 Oct 2007, Lupine wrote:

> On Thu, 2007-10-25 at 16:22 -0300, Antonio Augusto (Mancha) wrote:
>> Ryan is working on it, and, AFAIK, he is the only one working on it in
>> fact. So it may be a some time after the windows release so we can see
>> the Linux final version.
> ...and how truly sad that is too.  It's obvious that Linux users FAR out
> weigh the Mac users.....but yet we have to wait.  Atta boy there Epic,
> keep up the bang up job!
> O'well, back to Quake Wars....at least it finally has a Linux client :-/
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