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Re: Steam for Linux? No thanks.

On Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 10:24 AM, michael kapelko wrote:

> Steam started Greenlight not so long ago. And there is Black Mesa game there
> (a HL 1 remake with HL 2 quality visuals). All its sources (scripts, meshes,
> textures, etc.) are open and free (CC-BY-NC). So Steam becomes pretty much
> Flash #2.

Steam Greenlight doesn't sound like anything to do with Free Software.

CC-BY-NC is a Creative Commons license but it is not a Free Software
license nor a DFSG-free license.  In addition, it requires the Source
engine, which is completely proprietary. Black Mesa is thus not even
suitable for non-free, let alone main.



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