1. U

    Keyboard shortcuts not working on Ubuntu that work on Windows

    I've cross-compiled my game for Ubuntu, but the keyboard shortcuts don't appear to be working quite the same. I have an if statement in my player option's Step event: if keyboard_check_pressed(186) and keyboard_check(vk_shift) This is intended to be a shortcut on the colon : key. Instead, when...
  2. R

    Windows Windows - Export to Mac And Linux

    I use windows 8.1 and would like to export to mac and linux. It can only be by virtual machine?
  3. 3

    SOLVED Creating Executable for Ubuntu on Windows

    I have a windows pc and I want to create an executable for ubuntu so that I can run it on a VM on which I have Ubuntu 18. I have read this guide: So it tells me to select the device in the target manager(why...
  4. O

    Gamepad on Raspberry Pi won't register A and B buttons.

    I'm trying to get one of the generic USB gamepads (Buffalo, Kiwitata, etc) to work on the Raspberry Pi. The DPad works if you treat it as an analog stick and the X and Y buttons register along with the shoulder buttons. The problem is the A and B buttons don't register at all. They work fine...
  5. G

    Sleep Margin on Linux?

    Currently trying to make a headless dedicated server with GMS2 running on an AWS linux machine. I need it to perform GameMaker's collision functions to make the server more authorative (replicating these functions are incredibly difficult in other languages/engines). I'm very close, I've...
  6. P

    HTTP functions fail with HTTP Status 0 on Linux builds, but not Windows when requesting HTTPS

    Hello everyone! I am creating a program which communicates to a server that I set up with an SSL certificate from the CA Namecheap. I am using the function call http_get("") to check if the website is reachable. On Windows 10 this returns the ds_map values of: status...
  7. Daniel Mallett

    Question - IDE Platforms

    I'm just wondering if someone could explain this to me. Why is it that Gamemaker can compile for a good number of platforms but Gamemaker itself does not. (MAC / PC). I can't figure this out. I don't like Windows 10 one little bit but i'm stuck. It's not just Gamemaker, there are a few pieces...
  8. dyh

    Linux Ubuntu export - steam achievements not working

    Hello everyone So I just released my game on steam for Windows PC and it works ( Game + achievements both work ). I try now to export it for Ubuntu. When I run it in Game maker for windows through a Linux Virtual Machine all works as well ( Game + achievements ). BUT when I export it there...
  9. B

    What to expect before purchasing gms 2?

    Hello everyone. Completely new here and was just a little curious about the engine you guys use. I'm thinking about buying a license but have a few concerns. The 100 dollar license(something I can afford) says I can export to Windows, Mac, Linux. I also plan on using...
  10. thom

    Linux Gamepads are not working on Linux (Ubuntu)

    It appears that gamepads aren't working properly on Linux (Ubuntu). After some tests I have noticed the following: -The gamepad slot used is not in the 0-11 range, but will start at 12. -The buttons of XInput (Xbox) gamepads are also assigned wrong on Linux, for example if you press the "LT"...
  11. FrostyCat

    Linux Ubuntu Build Box for GMS 2

    Ubuntu Build Box for GameMaker Studio 2 You can now set up the Ubuntu build pipeline in GMS 2 hands-free using VirtualBox and Vagrant! Details and download available here:
  12. fireday2

    GMS2 and steam Proton

    Hello all There is steam Proton. Which give possibility to run MS Windows software on Linux. Proton is based on wine. And the Proton already included in steam, you just enable it and then you can run the windows games/soft on your linux. But there is a problem - not all soft can be launched and...
  13. Dwighty4000

    GMS 2 how hard is it to puslih a game for linux to?

    I'm currently making a game that should come out for windows, but how complicated would it be to publish the same game for Linux and Mac with GameMaker Studio 2? In this case, would it be just a question of pressing a few buttons to export the same game made to the other platforms, or is that a...
  14. DarthTenebris

    Linux Export to AppImage Option

    Hello everybody, I recently started to tinker around with the Ubuntu export option, and noticed it only exports .zip files. Is there any way I can convert it into a single .AppImage package, similar to the single executable .exe export option from GMS1.4? Thank you for your time.
  15. Japster

    Linux Linux build failure (PSCP/SCP command) using YYC build?

    Hi guys! - Finally got a Linux box set up, configured, and able to build my games for Linux! They build fine using VM! - it's cool to see them running on Linux, ready for adding to Steam.... ...BUT... ...when I select YYC as the build method, the Linux build fails with the following:- ...
  16. Zuurix

    Linux Game doesn't launch when uploaded to Steam, needs libraries [Solved]

    EDIT: If you're trying to use my solution also check this thread out: Hey, can someone GameMaker + Linux + Steamworks savvy help me figure out what to do? I'm trying to upload Linux build and it's not going well, supposedly Steam uses "outdated libraries", whatever that means... I use Xubuntu...
  17. Goldoche

    Linux YYC on linux doesn't work?

    VM works fine for me on Windows and Ubuntu. YYC works fine for me on Windows. But I cannot run or create an executable using YYC on linux. I already have all the libraries listed here: I have Ubuntu LTS 18.04.3...
  18. Goldoche

    Shaders [Solved] A shader works fine on windows but not on linux?

    I'm using a very simple shader for my game which displays a sprite pure white. shader.vsh: attribute vec3 in_Position; // (x,y,z) attribute vec4 in_Colour; // (r,g,b,a) attribute vec2 in_TextureCoord; // (u,v) varying vec2 v_vTexcoord; varying...
  19. D

    Windows WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) setup

    Is it possible to generate versions (YYC or VM) for linux using Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL)?
  20. Samuel Venable

    [SOLVED] [Linux/X11 extension] would this ever cause an infinitie loop?

    Code is pulled from another thread of mine: /****************************************************************************** MIT License Copyright © 2019 Samuel Venable Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated...