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What Should Linux Gamers Expect From QuakeCon 2011?

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QuakeCon, the annual gaming event and massive LAN party hosted by id Software, is about to get started in Dallas, Texas and run through Sunday. At this free public event, there's usually a variety of interesting announcements made, some of which can impact Linux gamers.

Among the open-source and Linux related announcements made in past years include: open-sourcing Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory and RTCW (last year), releasing the source-code to Quake III (2005), and various open-source remarks by John Carmack (founder of id Software) over the years.

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