Installing Chocolate Doom on Linux

Chocolate Doom running on Ubuntu 8.04.

Installing Chocolate Doom on Linux is usually a matter of using your Linux distribution's package manager. Most popular Linux distributions have a Chocolate Doom install package.

The Chocolate Doom project does not distribute Linux binaries (see here for why).

Linux distributionsEdit

Arch Linux: yaourt -S chocolate-doom

Debian / Ubuntu: apt-get install chocolate-doom

Note that in releases of Debian before v9, you must enable the contrib area to access the package.

Fedora: yum install chocolate-doom

Gentoo: See Building Chocolate Doom on Gentoo.

Linux Mint: sudo apt-get install chocolate-doom

Mageia: urpmi chocolate-doom

OpenSuSE: zypper install chocolate-doom


FreeBSD: pkg install chocolate-doom

OpenBSD: pkg_add chocolate-doom


See Building Chocolate Doom on Linux for instructions on how to build from source.