The Steam client comes with a version that includes fixes and improvements

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La remake of steam clientAlthough it is Beta, it brings some improvements and corrections of some interesting known bugs for all those addicted to video games on Linux. As you know, Steam is Valve's client for the world of digital entertainment and it is available for GNU / Linux distributions, and of course it comes by default in its own distribution called SteamOS that we have talked about a lot in this blog.

The new version of Steam brings, among other changes, has eliminated a bug specific that only affected Linux clients and that affected desktop and application menu shortcuts. The bug is not something new, in fact it was reported on GitHub since June of this year, but people have had to wait patiently until Valve developers have addressed it and implemented an improvement in this new release. Besides that, the developers have also fixed other bugs and added new functionalities and optimizations in the code. For example, support has been included for automatic downloading of precompiled games for Volcano and other Steam applications. An important improvement for the performance and performance of Linux video games in the future. There are also changes in the configuration, support for Xbox controllers has been added, both for the Mac and Linux versions, etc.

Support for the gamepads of the PS4 have also been improved along with those of the Xbox as we have commented in the previous paragraph. And that's not the only thing that has been added and improved, the list is longer, although this is the highlight. On the other hand, there are still some things to improve and some other bugs that are still waiting to be corrected. Although neither these nor those of the previous versions prevented the enjoyment of the users ...


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  1.   santex said

    Well, let's see if the batteries are put with this bug:

    https://github.com/ValveSoftware/steam-for-linux/issues/5030#issuecomment-341933664

    Because what a pain in the ass ...