quake-server - dedicated server for Quake
This manual page documents briefly the quake-server
is a popular first-person shooter game that appeared in 1996,
released by iD Software. This wrapper script will launch the Quake dedicated
The game data needs to be installed independently using the 'game-data-packager'
program, and by default it will be looked for at
This wrapper script accepts the two common GNU-style options to get information
on the program. Any further arguments are passed to the engine unmodified.
Consult the engine documentation for full details, but most engines support a
syntax whereby engine switches are prefixed with a minus sign, and you can
give console commands by prefixing with a plus sign. See the examples section
for some common cases.
These options are accepted for WRAPPER-OPTIONS
in the synopsis.
- -h, --help
- Show summary of options.
- -v, --version
- Show version of program.
This manual page, and the Quake wrapper script, were written by David Banks and
Simon McVittie for the Debian project (and may be used by others).