CurseForge, the favored recreation modding shopper, has now formally launched an early Alpha model for Linux. Because it’s early, they usually’re beginning gradual, for now it solely helps mods / addons for World of Warcraft (Wine) though they do have plans to proceed increasing it. A little bit of an odd one to begin with although do not you assume?
It has been via just a few completely different palms like Amazon / Twitch, with the present house owners being Overwolf. One of many causes its so fashionable is not only due to the quantity of video games and mods it has, however mod authors may earn monies from it too.
Pictured – CurseForge on Linux
A number of the present identified points embrace:
- Switching between flavors and putting in addons will trigger an error
Navigate to a unique web page (e.g “My Addons”) after which set up the specified addon.
- Navigating to “My Addons” whereas putting in an addon will create 3 situations of the identical file
Should not influence something in addition to the UI. Change to a different web page and again to repair it.
Relaunch will shut the App
Shut the app after which open it manually.
Deleting addons and reopening CF will trigger the addons to be “modified”
This can be a identified situation, should not have an effect on something in addition to the UI itself. We’re engaged on a repair for the subsequent upcoming variations.
We’ll be following it alongside now, so we are able to report on any main updates after they occur. As all the time, do e-mail in should you see one thing we do not.
Obtain it right here. The Linux model is an AppImage, so it ought to hopefully work properly throughout completely different Linux distros.