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It’s an educational typing tutor for children.

Installation

From Ubuntu Terminal screen (Applications > Accessories > Terminal), type:

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$ sudo apt-get install tuxtype

Reading package lists… Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information… Done

The following extra packages will be installed:

tuxtype-data

Suggested packages:

tuxtype-data-nonfree

The following NEW packages will be installed:

tuxtype tuxtype-data

0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

Need to get 6813kB of archives.

After unpacking 8880kB of additional disk space will be used.

Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y

Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/main tuxtype-data 1.5.6.dfsg1-3ubuntu4 [6752kB]

Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/main tuxtype 1.5.6.dfsg1-3ubuntu4 [60.6kB]

Fetched 6813kB in 1m12s (94.4kB/s)

Selecting previously deselected package tuxtype-data.

(Reading database … 121605 files and directories currently installed.)

Unpacking tuxtype-data (from …/tuxtype-data_1.5.6.dfsg1-3ubuntu4_all.deb) …

Selecting previously deselected package tuxtype.

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Setting up tuxtype-data (1.5.6.dfsg1-3ubuntu4) …

Setting up tuxtype (1.5.6.dfsg1-3ubuntu4) …

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$

How to play?

  • Open Applications > Games > Tuxtyping

linux-game-tuxtype.jpg

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It’s a space invader like game with additional features to produce more interesting game.

Installation

From Ubuntu Terminal screen (Applications > Accessories > Terminal), type:

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$ sudo apt-get install xgalaga

Reading package lists… Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information… Done

The following NEW packages will be installed:

xgalaga

0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

Need to get 264kB of archives.

After unpacking 811kB of additional disk space will be used.

Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe xgalaga 2.0.34-44ubuntu1 [264kB]

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Setting up xgalaga (2.0.34-44ubuntu1) …

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$

How to play?

  • Open Applications > Games > XGalaga – Hyperspace

  • Moving: Left (LEFTarrow) and Right (RIGHTarrow).

  • Fire: Spacebar

  • Exit: q

linux-game-xgalaga.gif

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Pysol is a free game most like Solitaire.

From Ubuntu Terminal screen (Applications > Accessories > Terminal), type:

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$ sudo apt-get install pysol

Reading package lists… Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information… Done

The following extra packages will be installed:

blt python-tk tcl8.4 tk8.4

Suggested packages:

blt-demo pysol-cardsets tix tclreadline

The following NEW packages will be installed:

blt pysol python-tk tcl8.4 tk8.4

0 upgraded, 5 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

Need to get 5212kB of archives.

After unpacking 17.0MB of additional disk space will be used.

Do you want to continue [Y/n]?y

Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/main tcl8.4 8.4.15-1build1 [1169kB]

Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/main tk8.4 8.4.15-1ubuntu1 [1002kB]

Get:3 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/main blt 2.4z-4 [1504kB]

Get:4 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/main python-tk 2.5.1-1ubuntu1 [42.1kB]

Get:5 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe pysol 4.82.1-4.1ubuntu6 [1494kB]

Fetched 5212kB in 1m38s (52.8kB/s)

Selecting previously deselected package tcl8.4.

(Reading database … 115892 files and directories currently installed.)

Unpacking tcl8.4 (from …/tcl8.4_8.4.15-1build1_i386.deb) …

Selecting previously deselected package tk8.4.

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Selecting previously deselected package pysol.

Unpacking pysol (from …/pysol_4.82.1-4.1ubuntu6_all.deb) …

Setting up tcl8.4 (8.4.15-1build1) …

Setting up tk8.4 (8.4.15-1ubuntu1) …

Setting up blt (2.4z-4) …

Setting up python-tk (2.5.1-1ubuntu1) …

Setting up pysol (4.82.1-4.1ubuntu6) …

Processing triggers for libc6 …

ldconfig deferred processing now taking place

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$

How to play?

  • Open Applications > Games > PaySol

  • The game is very simple. There 4 empty boxes on the top right. Just fill 4 of them with all available cards.

  • You have to start with Ace then continued with 2,3,4,5,6,7,9,10,JOCKER,QUEEN and the last one is KING. But the card must in same pattern.

  • You can use mouse to drag the card or double click it when put into the top right 4 boxes.

linux-game-pysol01.png

linux-game-pysol03.png

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Installation

From Ubuntu Terminal screen (Applications > Accessories > Terminal), type:

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$ sudo apt-get install powermanga

Reading package lists… Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information… Done

The following extra packages will be installed:

powermanga-data

The following NEW packages will be installed:

powermanga powermanga-data

0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

Need to get 6522kB of archives.

After unpacking 17.3MB of additional disk space will be used.

Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y

Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe powermanga-data 0.80-dfsg-1ubuntu1 [6394kB]

Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe powermanga 0.80-dfsg-1ubuntu1 [128kB]

Fetched 6522kB in 3m21s (32.4kB/s)

Selecting previously deselected package powermanga-data.

(Reading database … 115333 files and directories currently installed.)

Unpacking powermanga-data (from …/powermanga-data_0.80-dfsg-1ubuntu1_all.deb) …

Selecting previously deselected package powermanga.

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Setting up powermanga-data (0.80-dfsg-1ubuntu1) …

Setting up powermanga (0.80-dfsg-1ubuntu1) …

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$

How to play?

  • Open Applications > Games > Powermanga

  • Moving: LEFTarrow (move left), RIGHTarrow (move right), TOParrow (Move up) and DOWNarrow (move down)

  • Fire: Fire

linux-game-powermanga.png

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aMSN is Windows Messenger for Linux user. If you us Windows OS and MSN Messenger before, you can still use your account in aMSN.

I assume that you have an account in MSN already. To use it, just download from the internet, key in your username and password and that’s it, you can start to chat.

You can set the setting to be auto login at the time you start or just enter it manually.

Installation

From Ubuntu Terminal screen (Applications > Accessories > Terminal), type:

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$ sudo apt-get install amsn

[sudo] password for taufanlubis:

Reading package lists… Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information… Done

The following extra packages will be installed:

libsnack2 tcl8.3 tcl8.5 tcltls tk8.5

Suggested packages:

iceweasel iceape galeon konqueror docker wish tclsh tclreadline

The following NEW packages will be installed:

amsn libsnack2 tcl8.3 tcl8.5 tcltls tk8.5

0 upgraded, 6 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.

Need to get 7433kB of archives.

After unpacking 23.1MB of additional disk space will be used.

Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y

Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy-backports/universe tcl8.5 8.5.0-2~gutsy1 [1511kB]

Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy-backports/universe tk8.5 8.5.0-3~gutsy1 [1089kB]

Get:3 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/main tcl8.3 8.3.5-5build1 [888kB]

Get:4 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe tcltls 1.5.0.dfsg-6 [67.9kB]

Get:5 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe libsnack2 2.2.10-dfsg1-1 [363kB]

Get:6 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy-backports/universe amsn 0.97+final-0ubuntu1~gutsy1 [3514kB]

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Selecting previously deselected package tcl8.5.

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Selecting previously deselected package amsn.

Unpacking amsn (from …/amsn_0.97+final-0ubuntu1~gutsy1_i386.deb) …

Setting up tcl8.5 (8.5.0-2~gutsy1) …

Setting up tk8.5 (8.5.0-3~gutsy1) …

Setting up tcl8.3 (8.3.5-5build1) …

Setting up tcltls (1.5.0.dfsg-6) …

Setting up libsnack2 (2.2.10-dfsg1-1) …

Setting up amsn (0.97+final-0ubuntu1~gutsy1) …

Processing triggers for libc6 …

ldconfig deferred processing now taking place

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$

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Installation

From Ubuntu Terminal screen (Applications > Accessories > Terminal), type:

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$ sudo apt-get install freedroid

Reading package lists… Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information… Done

The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:

liballegro4.2 conquest-libs overgod-data

Use ‘apt-get autoremove’ to remove them.

The following extra packages will be installed:

freedroid-data

The following NEW packages will be installed:

freedroid freedroid-data

0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

Need to get 5386kB of archives.

After unpacking 6705kB of additional disk space will be used.

Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y

Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe freedroid-data 1.0.2+cvs040112-1ubuntu1 [5245kB]

Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe freedroid 1.0.2+cvs040112-1ubuntu1 [141kB]

Fetched 5386kB in 1m32s (58.2kB/s)

Selecting previously deselected package freedroid-data.

(Reading database … 125643 files and directories currently installed.)

Unpacking freedroid-data (from …/freedroid-data_1.0.2+cvs040112-1ubuntu1_all.deb) …

Selecting previously deselected package freedroid.

Unpacking freedroid (from …/freedroid_1.0.2+cvs040112-1ubuntu1_i386.deb) …

Setting up freedroid-data (1.0.2+cvs040112-1ubuntu1) …

Setting up freedroid (1.0.2+cvs040112-1ubuntu1) …

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$

How to play?

  • Open Applications > Games > Freedroid

  • Moving: Left (press A), Forward (press W), Right (press D) and backward (press S).

  • Targeting: Use mouse pointer.

  • Fire: Use Left mouse button.

  • You are white and your enemies are black with numbers on it. Be carefull, they may shoot you.

linux-game-freedroid.png

linux-game-freedroid2.png

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It’s jump and run game like Super Mario World. It’s a Open source two dimentional plaform game with a style designed similar to classic sidescroller games writing in C++.

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$ sudo apt-get install smc

Reading package lists… Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information… Done

The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:

egoboo-data conquest-libs overgod-data

Use ‘apt-get autoremove’ to remove them.

The following extra packages will be installed:

libboost-filesystem1.34.1 libcegui-mk2-1 libcegui-mk2-dev libdevil1c2

libxerces27-dev smc-data

Suggested packages:

libcegui-mk2-doc libxerces27-doc

The following NEW packages will be installed:

libboost-filesystem1.34.1 libcegui-mk2-1 libcegui-mk2-dev libdevil1c2

libxerces27-dev smc smc-data

0 upgraded, 7 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

Need to get 58.2MB of archives.

After unpacking 95.3MB of additional disk space will be used.

Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y

Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com gutsy-security/universe libboost-filesystem1.34.1 1.34.1-2ubuntu1.1 [55.7kB]

Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe libdevil1c2 1.6.7-5 [237kB]

Get:3 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe libcegui-mk2-1 0.5.0-2 [899kB]

Get:4 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe libxerces27-dev 2.7.0-3 [813kB]

Get:5 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy/universe libcegui-mk2-dev 0.5.0-2 [254kB]

Get:6 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy-backports/universe smc-data 1.4-1~gutsy1 [55.3MB]

Get:7 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy-backports/universe smc 1.4-1~gutsy1 [599kB]

Fetched 58.2MB in 8m4s (120kB/s)

Selecting previously deselected package libboost-filesystem1.34.1.

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Setting up libxerces27-dev (2.7.0-3) …

Setting up libcegui-mk2-dev (0.5.0-2) …

Setting up smc-data (1.4-1~gutsy1) …

Setting up smc (1.4-1~gutsy1) …

Processing triggers for libc6 …

ldconfig deferred processing now taking place

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$

How to play?

  • From Ubuntu Terminal screen (Applications > Accessories > Terminal), type: smc

  • Manual is available at: http://www.secretmaryo.org

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Installation

From Ubuntu Terminal screen (Applications > Accessories > Terminal), type:

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$ sudo apt-get install pingus

Reading package lists… Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information… Done

The following extra packages will be installed:

libboost-signals1.34.1 pingus-data

The following NEW packages will be installed:

libboost-signals1.34.1 pingus pingus-data

0 upgraded, 3 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

Need to get 12.2MB of archives.

After unpacking 23.5MB of additional disk space will be used.

Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y

Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com gutsy-security/universe libboost-signals1.34.1 1.34.1-2ubuntu1.1 [69.7kB]

Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy-backports/universe pingus-data 0.7.2-1~gutsy1 [11.3MB]

Get:3 http://archive.ubuntu.com gutsy-backports/universe pingus 0.7.2-1~gutsy1 [895kB]

Fetched 12.2MB in 1m45s (116kB/s)

Selecting previously deselected package libboost-signals1.34.1.

(Reading database … 113825 files and directories currently installed.)

Unpacking libboost-signals1.34.1 (from …/libboost-signals1.34.1_1.34.1-2ubuntu1.1_i386.deb) …

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Unpacking pingus-data (from …/pingus-data_0.7.2-1~gutsy1_all.deb) …

Selecting previously deselected package pingus.

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Setting up libboost-signals1.34.1 (1.34.1-2ubuntu1.1) …

Setting up pingus-data (0.7.2-1~gutsy1) …

Setting up pingus (0.7.2-1~gutsy1) …

Processing triggers for libc6 …

ldconfig deferred processing now taking place

taufanlubis@toshiba:~$

How to play?

  • Open Applications > Games > Abuse

  • The idea of this game is how to guide all penguins survive into Exit door. Use SPACE bar to increase/normal the penguins speed.

  • When the penguins walk, click on the penguin to command what they have to do, for example, digging, use parachute etc.

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