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Rogue Class Linux

Roguely Cat Mosaic by Vernicus
Old computer A Linux distro for playing games on an old computer
Die Turn-based games
Books Ebooks
Joystick Good joystick support

Rogue Class is a toy Linux distribution for playing games and reading books. RCL favors turn-based games, such as puzzles and rogue-like games. The Powder About page has an excellent summary of what rogue-like games are all about. See the User Guide for hardware requirements and install instructions. Thank you to those who have helped make RCL better.

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Tech

Rogue Class is based heavily on Slackware Linux. The scripting language is TCL. The GUI is Agar, running on SDL and the Linux VESA framebuffer. Most of the games are SDL applications. Some games include audio and networking. A basic web browser is included.

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