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SteamOS updated to 2.70, pushes the last beta to the stable branch

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Just a heads up here, SteamOS brewmaster 2.70 is now considered stable and is ready to be updated on your machines.

Not exactly an exciting release, as it mainly brings in the changes from the previous beta.

It has the usual security updates, updated from Debian, and their own fixes like this one:
Quotesteamos-compositor - Prefer HDMI/DP over other types of displays.

Which is to help with pulseaudio issues.

See the release announcement for more info. Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
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Eike 22 April 2016 at 7:38 pm UTC
In Steam forums, somone complained about the download speed issue many people are still having (with the know workarounds) and asked if SteamOS has got the same problem. Anybody knows that?
pete910 22 April 2016 at 8:22 pm UTC
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What kernel is in Steamos ?
Cestarian 23 April 2016 at 11:48 pm UTC
pete910What kernel is in Steamos ?

Debian Wheezy based, so probably whatever Wheezy LTS uses. Fuckin distros tend to point more at "distro version X" rather than "kernel version X"
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