Don't be jealous. Modern Linux Systems take the need to compile programs yourself to a bare minimum. Most programs are already pre-compiled and are one-click installs. Actually, I would much rather be doing this on a Win2kpro system as I would have less problems with the game architecture and my Flight Controller (witch Linux has labeled a Universal Power Supply
Well, I tried it for the 10th time and it worked, though it did freeze my computer on exit. I think this is the log you where asking for. It was the only log file I could find in .fs2_open folders
DEBUG SPEW: No debug_filter.cfg found, so only general, error, and warning
categories can be shown and no debug_filter.cfg info will be saved.
Opened /home/omega_shadow/.fs2_open/data/fs2_open.log OK
Passed cmdline options:
Building file index...
Searching root '/home/omega_shadow/.fs2_open/'
Searching root '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/FS2OGGcutscenepack.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/multi-mission-pack.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/multi-voice-pack.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/root_fs2.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/smarty_fs2.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/sparky_fs2.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/sparky_hi_fs2.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/stu_fs2.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/tango1_fs2.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/tango2_fs2.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/tango3_fs2.vp'
Searching root pack '/home/omega_shadow/fs2_open/warble_fs2.vp'
Found 14 roots and 7425 files.
AutoLang: Language auto-detection successful...
Setting language to English
OpenAL Vendor : OpenAL Community
OpenAL Renderer : Software
OpenAL Version : 1.1
Using extension "AL_LOKI_play_position".
... OpenAL successfully initialized!
Failed to init speech
GR_CPU: Family 0, MMX=Yes
Initializing OpenGL graphics device at 640x480 with 16-bit color...
Requested SDL Video values = R: 5, G: 6, B: 5, depth: 16, double-buffer: 1