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LinuxGSM is the command-line tool for quick, simple deployment and management of Linux dedicated game servers.

Hassle-Free Dedicated Game Servers

Traditionally game servers are not easy to manage yourself. Admins often have to spend hours messing around trying to get their server working. LinuxGSM is a command-line tool designed to be as simple as possible, allowing admins to spend less time on management and more time gaming.

Main features

100+ game servers supported

  • 🚚 Installer
  • 🔍 Monitor
  • ☎️ Alerts
  • ☁️ Updater
  • 📘 Server Details
  • 💾 Backup
  • 💻 Console

🐧 Compatibility

LinuxGSM will run on popular distros as long as the minimum requirements are met.

  • Ubuntu
  • Debian
  • CentOS

Other distros are likely to work but are not fully tested.

🔧 Requirements

Each game server has its own specific dependency requirements. Visit a specific game server installation page on the LinuxGSM website to check dependency requirements for the game server you want to install.

📘 Documentation

Documentation is found at and


There are a various ways to get support, check out the support page to the right support.

❤️ Donate

If you would like to donate to the project there are several ways you can, via GitHub Sponsors and PayPal. I would like to thank everyone who has previously sent a donation. Since 2012 LinuxGSM has been steadily growing with new servers, features and improvements added regularly.


A big thank you goes to all the wonderful people who contribute ideas, code, docs and support to this project.