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I'm trying to run Steam, this problem seems to have started when I updated Steam yesterday.

I get this output, but nothing after that. Steam does not start

$ steam
Running Steam on ubuntu 13.04 64-bit
STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically

Can anyone suggest a way that I can get more information about this or fix it?

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up vote 1 down vote accepted

I got the same error this morning.

I just uninstalled it:

sudo apt-get remove steam*

Then I went in my home folder and removed the .steam folder, and then ran

sudo apt-get install steam

then rebooted and opened steam.

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Will I have to re-download all my games then? – minerz029 Sep 14 '13 at 21:18
no. I mean, i did have all my games the way they were. – Rat2000 Sep 14 '13 at 21:25

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