Nope. What's it even good for though? A cheap and lite gaming-only pc setup?
SteamOS, are you going to try it?
Posted 31 March 2014 - 06:27 PM
I wish I wouldn't have given my HTPC to my father. If I still had it, it would definitely have SteamOS installed on it now. I'm sure he's making better use of it gaming anyways.
Edited by FUZi0N, 31 March 2014 - 06:27 PM.
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Posted 31 March 2014 - 07:03 PM
I have a HTPC which would be nice for it, but if its just plain old Big Picture with no extras then not worth it for me. If they are able to start integrating 3rd party apps into Steam Big Picture then I might start looking at it.
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Posted 31 March 2014 - 07:55 PM
I actually did install it to my vm, after taking 15 minutes to install it updated itself, screwed up the video card driver and I had a black screen. So now my vote is no/never, isn't worth the hassell.
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Posted 01 April 2014 - 11:22 AM
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Posted 01 April 2014 - 02:10 PM
Voted know, plan to stick with Windows
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Posted 01 April 2014 - 04:12 PM
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Posted 01 April 2014 - 04:46 PM
After spending all night last night and most of today trying to get this crap to work I gave up, I can not get it to work for the life of me.
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Posted 01 April 2014 - 06:20 PM
Ran Steam OS for a bit on a franken-computer in the living room.. q6600, gtx460, 8GB of 800MHz RAM that were all lying around collecting dust. It worked fine, but the drivers weren't the best (I imagine they'll eventually fix this.). Didn't get very good frame rates in most games. Out of my 250-ish steam games, a respectable 78 were linux playable.
Ended up just modding a very basic windows install to boot straight to Big Picture. All my games run fine now and I even have the Steam Music beta.
If you want SteamOS, just use a minimalistic Windows install in BP Mode.
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