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It's interesting how Left 4 Dead 2 still hasn't been officially released, it was after all with that game that they tested porting the Source engine to Linux.
You mean your current library on the Windows partition ? I don't think so, the game files are different, just for starters the games render in OpenGL, not DirectX, that alone would mean you'd have to download additional files for the game engine.

Yeah man. I'm just talking out of my ass but, I wouldn't mind like downloading new binaries or whatever to make it launch. It it would be crazy if I had to download all files once again.
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I keep forgetting to install Linux. For some reason it refuses to recognize one of my drives, and my other drive is busy sitting on my desk.
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I laughed at the TF2 Linux blog post:
http://www.teamfortress.com/post.php?id=9955
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Glad this happening, although I never really used Linux. Maybe Microsoft will show more support to PC gaming... maybe.
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Downloading..... Linux.... Right..... Now...... thumb.gif
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Awesome, I'm using steam for linux, on my desktop at least.
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