Windows XP replacement games: Penguin Spider?

John Hupp lubuntu at
Thu May 8 16:24:38 UTC 2014

On 5/7/2014 9:37 PM, Israel wrote:
> On 05/07/2014 11:39 AM, John Hupp wrote:
>> Hi, all.
>> I'm honing my Windows XP replacement recipe and am well aware that
>> lots of people love those simple games that have traditionally been
>> included with Windows.
>> I see that Lubuntu 13.10 included the Penguin Spider suite, which
>> installed Penguin Canfield, Freecell, Golf, Mastermind, Merlin,
>> Minesweeper, Pegged, Solitaire, Spider, Taipei, Thornq.
>> On the face of it that looks like a good lineup.
>> I have a note that I have also installed X Solitaire, which is like
>> Klondike.
>> But I see that 14.04 not only does not include any games, but Penguin
>> Spider and X Solitaire are not even in the standard repos.
>> Explanations?  Suggestions?
> aisleriot is a very pretty solitaire, but the package is for the
> lightweight slew of card games is called
> ace-of-penguins

Thanks, Israel, that's what I was trying to locate.

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