Originally Posted by Shrak
Originally Posted by Ma15
Has anyone actually tried Steam on Linux? It's terrible.
No, it's not.
Have been using it flawlessy since the client was leaked and put into the Arch User Repository.
I can back that up. the beta works flawlessly on fedora. if you thought you could just play, remember it is a closed beta
you need to apply and hope you get the invite. if not then you can look around but are locked out of most games
Originally Posted by ipv89
This is great news but windows still has its place
no. the whole reason why everyone in the linux community is happy is because gaming is the only place in which windows can be better then linux. this may be a bit biased, but other then that windows is complete sh** for everything else. there is absolutely nothing else linux can't do better, except rip you off.
The whole point is so that windows doesn't
have a place among anyone who knows anything about computer. evidently the world won't switch, but if linux gaming (big titles will hopfully start supporting an a year or two) then no one on OCN has any excuse not to use it considering how downright bad every windows release in the last 10 years has been