Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy

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The open source community continuation of Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy. Fully compatible with JKA version 1.01, it offers major improvements in terms of stability and performance.

There is a native version of OpenJK for Linux, but some people may want to use OpenJK in WINE due to compatibility with Windows-only modifications.

Application Details:

Version: OpenJK
License: Open Source
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 5.0-rc3

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Free Download OpenJK Project

Test Results

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What works

Multiplayer in general

What does not

- Notable performance penalty compared to native


What was not tested

- Singleplayer

- Some multiplayer mods such as JA+  

Hardware tested


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  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Apart from performance problems, it's generally pretty good.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowArch LinuxJan 02 20205.0-rc3Yes Yes YesGoldBezz 
CurrentFedora 19 x86_64Oct 07 20131.7.3Yes Yes GoldMichael 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes


Newer AMD and NVIDIA drivers have so many OpenGL Extensions that Quake 3 engine based games crash when probing the extensions at game launch. 

2 solutions:

Download these fixed binaries (are also nocd patched)


If using the NVIDIA proprietary driver you can start the game prefixed with:


Note to all x86_64  (64 bit) Linux users:

Ensure that your system have installed the OpenGL 32bit compatibility drivers, or else Jedi Academy will not start or work correcty. If you don't know if your system has the 32bit compatibility drivers, ask in your distribution forum or live support chat. (Questions about how this is done will be not answered here, due to the wide range of distributions existing).

A first step can be look at: 3DDriverIssues