November 22, 2012

Steam open Linux beta to 5000 more gamers

Valve has announced a widening of access to their Linux Beta client. Some 5000 users who signed upfor beta access will be granted access to the Steam beta client.

Valve's Frank Crockett announced to members of the Steam for Linux community on Steam:
“We’re making good progress finding and fixing issues that our users have reported so we’re expanding the beta by 5000 before the long holiday (US) weekend kicks in.”
New beta testers will find an email in their inbox with further instructions on how to download and install the client, redeem their code, and enable any restricted drivers required to make Steam work.