Limited external beta Steam for Linux nachntsya in October

Valve told the official blog that the development of the Steam client for Linux operating system is proceeding well mdash; already starting next week nachntsya internal beta testing, and in October, is scheduled to limited private beta testing outside the office, which can take Up to 1,000 people.

Reported that members of the private beta testing will be provided by the client Steam operating system Ubuntu 12.04 and above and one game from Valve (apparently, Left 4 Dead). In this mode, Big Picture, presented recently, it will not be, as well as laquo; other games Valveraquo;, on porting Linux to which the company apparently is working at the moment.

Studio notes that external private beta Steam for Linux will tell how well currently working e games on Linux. For details about registering for the test limits will be announced later, but Valve has warned that those who have recently started to work with the new OS, it is better to refrain from registering and wait for the next release, which will provide more features, and will be improved installation process.