Lunduke has created Linux Tycoon, a $4 sim-game that simulates making your own GNU/Linux distribution. It looks like rather a lot of fun, actually:
So what exactly do you do in a Linux Distro Building game?
So glad you asked! Here’s some examples of the thrilling challenges you’ll find in Linux Tycoon:
* Analyzing and selecting software packages.
* Fixing Bugs.
* Managing volunteers and paid staff.
* Keeping the total size (in MB) of your Distro at a reasonable level.
* And so much more!
Seriously though. It is fun. (It is a game, after all. You don’t actually fix bugs yourself.)
Basically take all the fun parts of building your own Linux Distro… and take out all the work. Bam! Instant entertainment!
04.02Linux Tycoon (via Waxy)
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