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Lutris on Flatpak

Lutris is a video game preservation project. It installs and launches games so you can start playing without the hassle of setting up your games. This repository allows installing Lutris through Flatpak.


flatpak install flathub net.lutris.Lutris


Launch Lutris from your desktop menu, or via command line:

flatpak run net.lutris.Lutris


To compile Lutris as a Flatpak, you'll need both Flatpak and Flatpak Builder installed. Once you manage that, do the following...

  1. Clone this repository and cd into it
  2. Add the git submodules
    git submodule init
    git submodule update
  3. Add flathub-beta remote (same as in "Installation" section)
  4. Compile the flatpak
    flatpak-builder --repo=lutris --force-clean --install-deps-from=flathub build-dir net.lutris.Lutris.yml
  5. Add the local repo and install the flatpak
    flatpak remote-add lutris lutris --no-gpg-verify
    flatpak install lutris net.lutris.Lutris


To enable MangoHud support install

flatpak install flathub org.freedesktop.Platform.VulkanLayer.MangoHud

Known issues

  • Lutris cannot detect my custom Games folder Related issue: #79

    Add the adequate filesystem override

    flatpak override --filesystem=/path/to/your/Folder net.lutris.Lutris