Manage Your Game Server Easy With LinuxGSM

The command line tool for quick, simple deployment and management
of Linux dedicated game servers.

  • Linux

    Runs on your favorite Linux distros. Ubuntu, CentOS and more.
  • Easy to use

    Designed to be simple to install and use.
game-server: ~$ ./csgoserver install
  • Many Games Supported

    78 game servers are supported and counting.
  • Open Source

    Written in BASH and using the MIT License.

Hassle Free Dedicated Servers

Game servers traditionally are not easy to manage yourself. Admins often have to spend hours just messing around trying to get their server working. LinuxGSM is designed to be a simple as possible allowing admins to spend less time on management and more time gaming.


  • Easy to install
  • Simple CLI
  • Well documented
  • Automated
  • Regularly updated
  • Open source
  • Compatible


  • Installer
  • Updater
  • Monitor
  • Alerts
  • Server Details
  • Backups
  • Console (tmux)
  • Mods Installer

Spend less time on the CLI and more time in-game.


LinuxGSM install

The simple installer is designed to do all the hard work for you.

LinuxGSM checks dependencies, downloads and loads a basic config. No complex configuration required.


LinuxGSM update

LinuxGSM keeps itself and your game server updated.

Using update methods available from game developers, LinuxGSM can make sure you are running the latest version of your game server.


LinuxGSM SteamCMD

SteamCMD is the command-line version of the Steam client. Its primary use is to install and update dedicated servers available on Steam.

LinuxGSM integrates seamlessly with SteamCMD leaving no requirement for you to manage it.

LinuxGSM monitor


Game servers can sometimes crash. LinuxGSM has a monitor that detects if your server has crashed and restart it for you.


Receive alerts that keep you informed about the status of your server. Get alerted if your server has crashed or updated via email, Discord, Pushbullet, IFTTT, Pushover, Telegram or Mailgun.

LinuxGSM pushbullet
LinuxGSM details

Server Details

LinuxGSM provides you with all the important information you need to know about your game server.

Example Info

  • Server Name
  • Distro details
  • Performance
  • Networking
  • Config Files
  • Online Status
  • Command-line Parameters


LinuxGSM backup

A basic backup feature is available that will allow you to create an archive of your server. Useful if you plan on making any changes to your server and need to create a backup just in case.


LinuxGSM console

LinuxGSM uses tmux to allow the server to run in the background. Console allows you to see what the server is currently doing.


LinuxGSM debug

If things go wrong you can use debug to figure out any issues. Debug will run the server directly in your terminal and will make is easier to diagnose issues.

Video Demo