[ubuntu-uk] Running Cutting Edge Windows PC Games on Linux Machines

Kris Douglas webbox.uk at gmail.com
Tue Jun 17 17:13:51 BST 2008


On Tue, Jun 17, 2008 at 5:10 PM, Chris Rowson
<christopherrowson at gmail.com> wrote:
> Interesting in the newest computer games but can't run them because
> you're on Linux?
>
> Stream My Game now allows for a Windows gaming PC to stream it's
> output and accept input from a Linux based PC. Basically, this means
> you can set up a headless Windows box on your home network, put your
> cutting edge games like Crysis / Quake 4 etc onto this 'server' PC,
> and access them from your Linux based PC.
>
> The video I link to shows a guy running cutting edge games in this
> manner on an Asus Eee PC.
>
> Demonstration video here ->
> http://www.reghardware.co.uk/2008/06/17/crysis_on_eee_pc/
>
> Product website here -> http://www.streammygame.com/smg/index.php
>
> Cheers
>
> Chris
>
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Hmm, I wonder if a network would be capable of handling very high
refresh rates of modern gaming systems... Sounds like an interesting
idea.

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