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Originally Posted by dio View Post
I see what your trying to do there...

but no, the quake 3 engine is NOT a 'game distribution platform', it is a game engine.

To imply that the handful of games made with the quake3 engine was enough to justify a complete shift in pc gaming to linux is absurd.

Steam IS a major game dstribution platform, its support of linux can entice more than just john carmack to make their engine linux compatible.

At least the Quake 3 engine didn't require developers to reimplement for linux - all they had to do was recompile. Not so with Steam.
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Old 01-24-2013, 05:00 AM Jehannum is offline  
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