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Half-Life: Source Now Out Of Beta For Linux
Posted , 27 September 2013 at 8:14 am UTC / 4111 views
While Steam's store doesn't actually list a Linux icon for it, Valve announced on the official community hub for Half-Life: Source that it's now available for Linux.

On the 25th of September Alfred noted this changelog:
QuoteConverted Half-Life:Source to the new SteamPipe content system, for optimized delivery of the game
Added support for Linux and Mac OS X operating systems
Added an optional HD pack, you can enable this via the Video tab in the Options menu
Numerous bug fixes contributed by community members

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Winner of over 50 Game of the Year awards, Half-Life set new standards for action games when it was released in 1998. Half-Life: Source is a digitally remastered version of the critically acclaimed and best selling PC game, enhanced via Source technology to include physics simulation, enhanced effects, and more.

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godlike commented on 27 September 2013 at 8:51 am UTC

I had the game in an unusable state for quite some time now. But yesterday after an update it become playable. A few bugs here and there but overall it seems OK.

I had the game in an unusable state for quite some time now. But yesterday after an update it become playable. A few bugs here and there but overall it seems OK.
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bigfan commented on 30 September 2013 at 11:51 am UTC

"digitally remastered"?  lol

"digitally remastered"?  lol
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lol commented on 2 October 2013 at 7:46 am UTC

Like most things concerning Windows-to-Linux porting... it's 10+ years too late.

Like most things concerning Windows-to-Linux porting... it's 10+ years too late.
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