Information Steam running faster on Linux

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  1. BANHAMMER

    BANHAMMER Teh Almighty BanHammer Staff Member

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    As per the initial tests carried out on a new platform with not so stable release, still valve is fast on linux
    Faster Zombies! | Valve
     
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    dbg RAID Staff Staff Member

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    What does this mean in the entirety ?

    Will we get to play all of Valves games on Linux ??
     
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    BANHAMMER Teh Almighty BanHammer Staff Member

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    That is the whole point of porting it to linux in the first place.
     
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    dbg RAID Staff Staff Member

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    Okay .. then it will also encourage third party devs to port their games to Linux also through Steam ..

    But the driver support has always been lacking in Linux so can games perform at par with Windows ?
     
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    BANHAMMER Teh Almighty BanHammer Staff Member

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    They are working on it, if you recall Nvidia is supporting tegra on andriod very well.
     
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    dbg RAID Staff Staff Member

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    yes but the drivers were still proprietary .. they never make them Open Source. :(
     
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    BANHAMMER Teh Almighty BanHammer Staff Member

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    sigh, that has set linux atleast 10 years back.
     

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