Monday, May 20, 2013

Install Steam for Linux on openSUSE

Screenshot courtesy: +Marcel Kühlhorn

Valve has done a brilliant job by porting their Steam client to Linux. This has not only fostered more Linux gaming communities, but has also opened another option of developers working on developing games for the Linux platform.

There are many resources on the internet for how to get Steam on popular distributions like Ubuntu and Linux Mint. This post focuses purely on how to get Steam for Linux on openSUSE.

openSUSE has it's very own installer for Steam on the public games repository thanks to all the hard work from the openSUSE community.

The +Open Build Service has the package available and you could use the famous 1-click install process to get Steam for Linux. Click here to go there.

Have fun and enjoy the amazing gaming experience on your openSUSE installation :)