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Valve Linux Port Plans?

A job listing on the Valve Website for a Senior Software Engineer has an interesting item listed among the responsibilities for the position suggesting Valve is looking to support Linux gaming, even if they recently denied they were working on a Linux Steam port. The listing includes the following: "Port Windows-based games to the Linux platform." Thanks Ant via Tech Drive-in/Linux Today.

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6. Re: Yay! Sep 2, 2010, 19:17 UConnBBall
 
Visual Studio? Just use the million development tools on Linux. If you want C3 it's called Mono
Outlook = Evolution or my favorite is KMail
Adobe is way to expensive - I now use Inkscape and Krita and Gimp even though I have had access to Adobe Creative Suite 3 and I finished the project with those programs and Audacity. It's just what you get use to.

I am so excited for Linux support for steam but it might not be for Source It might be just for server support or the games that already have a Linux port i.e. Altitude and Galcom to name a few.

-Marc
 
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