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Re: Steam for Debian Wheezy

On Fri, Sep 27, 2013 at 6:03 PM, Kees de Jong wrote:
> Fair enough, but isn't that solved? The readme says this:
> Question: What's the difference between this installer and Valve's?
> Answer: This version comes with an extra folder called i386-linux-gnu and
> x86_64-linux-gnu which is from Ubuntu's libc6 deb package, it is saved in
> /usr/lib/steam/. The steam-debian excutable loads said folder which solves
> the need for glibc 2.15

At the time it was initially packaged, steam required glibc >= 2.15.
That may be different now, and I'll look into that next time I do an
upload.  Once that's done, anyone is free to prepare a wheezy backport
as long as they get a sponsor.

Best wishes,

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