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README.md

Play RuneScape on Linux

These scripts provide you with a simple and easy way to play RuneScape on Linux. The scrips might work on other operating systems (with minimal changes), but no regards have been made towards portability. Please note that simple really does mean simple: the runescape script does just enough to launch the JVM with the RuneScape game client for the regular game. Old school, Darkscape and other game modes are not supported! In case you need more functionality, please see HikariKnight's rsu-client.

For convenience, the script parses a configuration file which can be used to automatically start a certain world and to feed options to the JVM. In-game language settings are also supported by parsing the jagexappletviewer.preferences file.

A nice clean up that is applied is setting Java's -Duser.home to the configuration directory used by this script ($XDG_CONFIG_HOME/runescape by default). This results in a cleaner home directory, because Jagex' files will now end up there instead.

These scripts are based on an early version of the rsu-client by HikariKnight. RuneScape is a registred trademark of Jagex Inc.

Installation

To use the scripts, you will need to have the following dependencies installed:

  • python3
  • java-runtime
  • p7zip
  • python-gobject
  • webkitgtk

When all these dependencies are installed, simply place the scripts in your $PATH and run them.

Usage

An example configuration file can be found in the settings. You can copy it to $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/runescape (usually ~/.config/runescape) and edit it to change the behaviour of the client.

Bugs

For any bug or request fill an issue on GitHub.

License

Please see LICENSE on GitHub.

Copyright © 2015 Jente Hidskes <hjdskes@gmail.com>