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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Last week at the Chicago Flourish conference, well known Linux game porter/developer Ryan "Icculus" Gordon shared some of his recommended open-source tools and libraries for Linux game development.
The tools and libraries he recommended for game development are all open-source and available for Linux -- most of them are cross-platform as well. Below is the list of Ryan's recommendations along with a few notes from his talk that I attended.