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You should probably download the .deb from Steam instead of searching for it on the Software Center. There are two Steam applications, and only the .deb will give the right one to install. http://store.steampowered.com/about/
When I say "run" I'm referring to running the command in Terminal which can be opened by pressing Ctrl+Alt+T Try running sudo apt-get install steam That should work, if not try this (adapted from the Steam Github README): run sudo apt-get install gdebi-core run wget -O ~/steam.deb https://media.steampowered.com/client/installer/steam.deb. run sudo gdebi ...
Although Steam is available and officially supported for Ubuntu, not all of the games sold there are. Visit the store page of the games you want to keep playing and look out for the system requirements: If it has a Linux tab, then you should be fine. Else, your game will most likely not run on Ubuntu, at the most with Wine, but don't have too high ...
You are in luck my friend. I have installed Ubuntu over the weekend and run into 10000 problems, one of which was this exact issue. I used these set of commands below to make it work. It's important that you follow the order that I issue the commands & also that you modify where it says "johnsmith" to your username within your home directory. rm -rf ...
I had the same error problems. Here's what worked for me (finally): sudo apt-get install libgl1-mesa-dri-lts-trusty:i386 (this will download about 57 files) Then... sudo apt-get install libgl1-mesa-glx-lts-trusty:i386 (this will download about 23 files) Now when you run Steam, it will download an update and you should be off and running. Good luck!
So after 1,5 years of testing it seems I've finally solved this problem. All it took was sheding some light into the issue. Literally. This is what I was only able to see after putting some bright, direct light into my PCIe slot: I'm guessing this happened when I first inserted my video card into that slot. The card may have pushed a couple of pins ...
I reinstalled the driver because it was the most expedient way to go about it. The name, "nvidia-346" seems to refer to the names that the repositories give to the drivers. The repositories don't work for the latest proprietary drivers. I'm not sure whether I could enter "NVIDIA-Linux-*-346.72.run" rather than "nvidia-346". For future reference for ...
open a terminal and run: sudo apt-get remove --purge libglapi-mesa:i386 libcheese-gtk23 libcheese7 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install libglapi-mesa:i386 libcheese-gtk23 libcheese7 sudo apt-get install steam
DirectX is a collection of a runtime and drivers. As Wine does not support the installation of Micro$oft Windows drivers, you cannot install just any version of DirectX. :-( Therefore, DirectX support needs to be enabled inside the Wine environment by the Wine developers. For more info on the current development of DirectX under wine, read this wine FAQ. ...
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