1. Download the latest version of Dwarf Fortress from http://www.bay12games.com/dwarves/.

  2. Untar the archive:

    $ tar -xjf df_XX_YY_linux.tar.bz2
    $ cd df_linux
  3. Install the following dependencies:

    $ sudo dnf install SDL.i686 SDL_image.i686 SDL_ttf.i686 mesa-libGLU.i686 openal-soft.i686
  4. Delete one of the bundled libraries:

    $ rm libs/libstdc++.so.6
  5. Add a line to the startup script:

    $ sed -i '2i\export LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/libz.so.1' df