Don't want to see articles from a certain category? When logged in, go to your User Settings and adjust your feed in the Content Preferences section where you can block tags!
We do often include affiliate links to earn us some pennies. See more here.

ChimeraOS Linux for handhelds and couch gaming v43-1 released

By - | Views: 15,017

After their huge version 43 release recently bringing with it initial ASUS ROG Ally support, ChimeraOS Linux has a first bug fix release out. This is the Linux distribution aimed primarily at gaming devices, giving you a SteamOS-like environment with a bunch of extra tweaks along with wider hardware support.

ChimeraOS 43-1 is now available, as their first proper bug-fix version using their new release process allowing them to easily rebuild older releases with smaller updates.

What's in it:

Main Components

  • linux-chimeraos 6.3.9-chos2
  • OpenGamepadUI 0.19.2
  • Mesa version: 23.1.3

Fixes and improvements

  • Fixed a bug with flatpaks not starting in GamepadUI due to some Nvidia Vulkan shenannigans that affected non-Nvidia users.
  • Fix the Return to GameMode shortcut on Desktop mode to return to the correct session that was used before switching.
  • removed ryzenadj-controller (not ryzenadj itself) due to some incompatibilities with python's asyncio.

See more on the official site.

If you've been using ChimeraOS, be sure to pop along to the comments to tell us what you're using it on and how the experience has been for you.

Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
12 Likes
About the author -
author picture
I am the owner of GamingOnLinux. After discovering Linux back in the days of Mandrake in 2003, I constantly came back to check on the progress of Linux until Ubuntu appeared on the scene and it helped me to really love it. You can reach me easily by emailing GamingOnLinux directly. Find me on Mastodon.
See more from me
3 comments

Eike Jul 24, 2023
View PC info
  • Supporter Plus
Where's the Windows distribution for Steam Deck.....?


















LuxZg Jul 25, 2023
Quoting: EikeWhere's the Windows distribution for Steam Deck.....?


Download Steam client on W10/11, install it, login, press hotkey for big picture mode. Done :)
bitvision Jul 25, 2023
I've been using ChimeraOS on my sitting room PC having a very good experience. I am so excited with the project and really thankful to the project crew. Keep up the good work guys!
While you're here, please consider supporting GamingOnLinux on:

Reward Tiers: Patreon. Plain Donations: PayPal.

This ensures all of our main content remains totally free for everyone! Patreon supporters can also remove all adverts and sponsors! Supporting us helps bring good, fresh content. Without your continued support, we simply could not continue!

You can find even more ways to support us on this dedicated page any time. If you already are, thank you!
Login / Register


Or login with...
Sign in with Steam Sign in with Google
Social logins require cookies to stay logged in.