Simple Game / Games Install

Asked by Siestacane on 2011-12-12

I'm new to Ubuntu, I had a little Fedora experience.
I've downloaded kdegames-4.7.4, and unpacked it.

Now I'd like to install all or just one of the games.

As a long time windows user I'm used to seeing an ".exe" file at this point.
I tried using Synaptic Package Manager, and I tried help...I'm lost!

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10, and the kdegames-4.7.4 was indicated (google search summary) for this version.

What do I do?

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Nathan Heafner (nathan1465-5) said :

first you would want to make sure you are up to date by running the following command in terminal

open terminal by pressing CTLR + ALT +T
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

you use the ubuntu software center to install and remove applications.

you can also use terminal.

please see this guide

im on ubuntu 11.10 and kde games are listed separately in the Ubuntu software center.

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