Gaming Backup Multitool for Linux (GBML)

Backup utility and database for Linux Steam games

Formerly known as Steam Linux Swiss Knife (SLSK), GBML is an open-source program that aims to automate the backup and restore of Linux Steam games, their saves and configs, centralizing paths in a local and extremely lightweight database.

How to use in 4 simple steps

1. Set Steam's 'common' folder and backup folder
2. Scan for content
3. Mark which games you want to backup/restore
4. Start the backup/restore

Minimum requirements

64-bit Linux operating system
Qt 5.5.0 or greater


Debian-based distros

Download the DEB binary package

RHEL-based distros

Download the RPM binary package

Arch-based distros

Download via AUR: