Anyone know of a decent blackjack software running under Linux/Unix?

The last one I could find was part of gnome-games, but it has been removed from the package for a few years now.

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    Your question is lacking details. For example, what do you consider to be "decent" software? Please consider editing your question and providing details that would make it easier to answer.
    – rrirower
    Dec 27, 2016 at 20:14
  • Sorry I meant any kind of blackjack game that runs under linux specifically as I havent found any so far. Just looking for basic strategy training. Jan 13, 2017 at 21:07
  • Basic strategy consists of memorizing a table. There is nothing complicated about it Jun 30, 2017 at 8:32
  • Similar question on Ask Ubuntu: Blackjack game for Linux or Wine?
    – Flux
    Dec 2, 2021 at 6:20

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To get that original Linux Blackjack game, go here - https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/lucid/i386/gnome-blackjack/1:2.28.0-0ubuntu1

You'll probably need to download a couple of dependecies as well, but you'll find their links on that page as well.

I quite like that version. :-)


In FreeBSD, there's blackjackclient (pkg install blackjackclient) and xblackjack (pkg install xblackjack).



This is a blackjack game that I myself wrote in javascript.

To install and play it, you just follow the instructions.

I hope you like it, any feedback is welcome.

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