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Pentadact  [developer] Aug 18, 2014 @ 9:49am
Linux beta ready for testing - read this first
The fine folks at Abstraction have finally got Gunpoint working well enough on OSX and Linux that we're ready for you guys to give it a try and see what breaks.

If you already own Gunpoint, right-click it in your Steam list and go to Properties. Under the 'Betas' tab, choose 'maclinuxbeta' and 'OK'. The game should update.

If you find any problems, see if there's a thread about them here, and if not, start a new one! Tell us as much as you can about your system, what you were doing, and what happened.

Caution! The Mac and Linux versions are in beta, so I don't recommend buying the game yet if that's what you'll be playing on!

To make sure everyone has the latest fixes, the beta is Steam-only. When they're ready, the Mac and Linux versions will of course be available DRM-free for people who bought here or on the Humble Store. And buying it from anywhere at any time on any of these three platforms means you own it on all three.
Last edited by Pentadact; Aug 18, 2014 @ 9:50am
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d10sfan Aug 19, 2014 @ 4:00pm 
Great thanks again for the port! Downloading it now
Nick Aug 19, 2014 @ 4:22pm 
Originally posted by Pentadact:
Caution! The Mac and Linux versions are in beta, so I don't recommend buying the game yet if that's what you'll be playing on!

Thanks for the warning, I'll probably pick a copy up once it's stable.
d10sfan Aug 19, 2014 @ 4:24pm 
Just played it and so far it's working great. Resolution works correctly on multiple monitors which is a big plus! Haven't run into any problems yet.
Bismuth Aug 20, 2014 @ 12:45am 
I'll test it for free if you send me a copy. :)
tuniek Aug 20, 2014 @ 2:45am 
confirmed working! thank You!
steev Aug 21, 2014 @ 5:32pm 
No issues so far. Fun game, thanks a lot!
bburky Aug 24, 2014 @ 11:34pm 
Before even joining the beta in Steam, I noticed the "Install" button started working on Mac for Gunpoint. It appeared to successfully download, but showed 0 bytes downloaded and shows a missing executable error if you try to start the game. Did you accidentally enable Gunpoint for Mac on Steam for non-beta too?

I then went to the forum and realized there's actually a Mac/Linux beta running now. I actually joined the beta and it seems to download and run fine.

EDIT: Sorry, I searched Google to discover the beta. Didn't realize I ended up in the Linux sub forum, and not Mac.
Last edited by bburky; Aug 27, 2014 @ 5:58pm
N30N Aug 27, 2014 @ 4:47am 
Thanks for making the port. Have worked through about ten or so missions so far and it's been working great. Specs are as follows:

Processor Information: Vendor: GenuineIntel CPU Family: 0x6 CPU Model: 0x3c CPU Stepping: 0x3 CPU Type: 0x0 Speed: 4400 Mhz 8 logical processors 4 physical processors HyperThreading: Supported FCMOV: Supported SSE2: Supported SSE3: Supported SSSE3: Supported SSE4a: Unsupported SSE41: Supported SSE42: Supported Network Information: Network Speed: Operating System Version: "Arch Linux" (64 bit) Kernel Name: Linux Kernel Version: 3.16.1-1-ARCH X Server Vendor: The X.Org Foundation X Server Release: 11600000 X Window Manager: wmii Steam Runtime Version: steam-runtime-release_2014-08-20 Video Card: Driver: NVIDIA Corporation GeForce GTX TITAN/PCIe/SSE2 Driver Version: 4.4.0 NVIDIA 340.32 OpenGL Version: 4.4 Desktop Color Depth: 24 bits per pixel Monitor Refresh Rate: 59 Hz VendorID: 0x10de DeviceID: 0x1005 Number of Monitors: 1 Number of Logical Video Cards: 1 Primary Display Resolution: 1920 x 1200 Desktop Resolution: 1920 x 1200 Primary Display Size: 20.39" x 12.76" (24.02" diag) 51.8cm x 32.4cm (61.0cm diag) Primary Bus: PCI Express 16x Primary VRAM: 6144 MB Supported MSAA Modes: 2x 4x 8x 16x Sound card: Audio device: AV200 Memory: RAM: 32126 Mb Miscellaneous: UI Language: English LANG: en_GB.UTF-8 Microphone: Not set Total Hard Disk Space Available: 488098 Mb Largest Free Hard Disk Block: 376014 Mb Installed software: Recent Failure Reports:

I'm also using a graphics tablet (Wacom Intuos4) for cursor input.

The only very minor quirk (depends on how much of a perfectionist you are) was a bit of over lapping text, see image here[].
Last edited by N30N; Aug 27, 2014 @ 4:54am
无尽的海洋 Sep 10, 2014 @ 11:18am 
linux gunpoint steam cloud sync doesn't work?
i can't find the save file of linux when played in windows
i copy the save file of linux to windows by manually,but the save can't work
Last edited by 无尽的海洋; Sep 10, 2014 @ 11:23am
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