Alan Dacey (grokit) grokit at
Fri May 3 15:37:32 UTC 2013

Just download and install the deb as Cody Smith said.  

I'm running 64-bit Kubuntu 12.10 & 13.04 on multiple computers with multiple hardware levels and the only problems I've had is that the Steam client doesn't install any dependencies and I always get an 'out of date' message box on startup.  I have to admit the dependency problem happened in the first week of that the Steam client was released so it may have gotten some KDE love since then.  
One more thing to look out for if you are running Kubuntu 12.04 64-bit is if you can install ia32libs at all.  There was/is a nasty bug where a 64-bit--32-bit conflict appeared waaaay down the line of dependencies so that you couldn't install _any_ 32-bit libraries.  Fixed in 12.10 & 13.04.  I couldn't play Limbo until I upgraded :(


On Friday, May 03, 2013 4:15:18 PM Lindsay Mathieson wrote:

Anyone know how to get Steam (Linux Ver) installed on Kubuntu?

Also, any opinions on whether its easier to run the games under 32 bit rather than 64 bit?


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