Valve appears to be launching Steam on the Linux platform, with prototypes in the works and a native version of Left 4 Dead
set to accompany the client's release.
Steam for Linux was more or less confirmed after a meeting with Valve top dog, Gabe Newell
, at the company HQ in Bellevue, Washington, Phoronix
According to the story's author, Michael Larabel, Valve's Linux clients are beyond the experimental stage.