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jrduffis 08-05-2012 07:01 AM

Is Steam really ported to Ubuntu 12.04 if not does anyone have a clue as to when.

414N 08-05-2012 07:40 AM

It's in the works.
You can read more news and comments from the official valve blog on linux here:

jrduffis 08-06-2012 03:47 PM

Thank you. I will keep looking and hope it is soon.

cxbii 08-07-2012 04:15 AM

I hope that they can be transplanted more games

414N 08-07-2012 05:49 AM

Well, for now, they're working on porting over the steam client and Source (their main game engine, which powers everything from Half Life 2 and beyond) based games. They've already contacted third parties already publishing Linux versions of their games for integration inside steam.

jrduffis 08-08-2012 05:58 AM

Thank you for the great help. This answers my question very well.


guyonearth 08-08-2012 07:01 PM

If you're expecting the same games you get in the Windows version, I think you're going to be disappointed. They're only going to have what's native to Linux, which is not going to be the same selection at all. That is, if they ever get it working.

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