Kart racing game SuperTuxKart 1.2 RC1 released (Ubuntu PPA)

SuperTuxKart 1.2 Release Candidate is a free and open source kart racing game released today. It contains many great new features and performance improvements.

The SuperTuxKart 1.2 release highlights according to the changelog:

  • Adds support for IPv6 LAN Server.
  • Add team chat for team games.
  • Haiku support.
  • In-game resizable window.
  • New version of Pidgin by Crystal
  • Improved server creation.
  • Better gamepad support.
  • Support for modern skins and SVG icons.
  • Add the camera settings in the options screen.
  • And many other improvements.

Kart racing game SuperTuxKart 1.2 RC1 released (Ubuntu PPA)

How to install SuperTuxKart 1.2 RC on Ubuntu:

You can download the non-installed Linux portable package from the following location: Sourceforge project page..

The kart racing game is available as a SNAP package and can be installed from Ubuntu software. Flatpak packages are also available on the flathub.org repository.

The SuperTuxKart team’s PPA builds a DEB package for apt installation. Check the PPA link Before you start.

At that time, open a terminal from the application launcher and execute the following commands one by one.

1.) Run the command to add the PPA.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:stk/dev

Enter the user’s password when prompted and no visual feedback. Press Enter to continue.

Kart racing game SuperTuxKart 1.2 RC1 released (Ubuntu PPA)

2.) After adding the PPA, use the Software Updater to upgrade from the older version or run the command in the terminal to install the game.

sudo apt update

sudo apt install supertuxkart

Kart racing game SuperTuxKart 1.2 RC1 released (Ubuntu PPA)

Uninstall SuperTuxKart.

To remove the PPA, run the following command.

sudo add-apt-repository --remove ppa:stk/dev

To remove the racing game, run the following command:

sudo apt remove --autoremove supertuxkart supertuxkart-data

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