Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 17th Jul 2012 22:19 UTC, submitted by Nth_Man
Games "The truth is that this is the first post of the Valve Linux blog. This blog is where you can find the latest information from Valve about our Linux development efforts. Avoid the rumors and speculations that multiply on the Web. Instead, come to the source - a blog where people who are interested in Linux and open source game development can get the latest information on Valve's efforts in this arena. In this initial post, we'll introduce the team (and a bit of its history) and then give you a snapshot of what we're currently doing." Steam, Source, and Left 4 Dead 2 coming to Linux. We know why.
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Ubuntu.
by lordmorgul on Tue 17th Jul 2012 22:58 UTC
lordmorgul
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2008-07-07

Too bad they're only supporting Ubuntu from the start, but let's hope they'll add support for other distros in the future.
id software's Linux ports worked flawlessly on all of my Linux machines (most running openSUSE). The ones running X, at least :-Þ As a matter of fact, I played Quake 4 only on Linux, probably the first major game after my full switch to Linux (and buying the PS3 a couple years later for games).

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