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Steam won't open in MX Linux 17

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mackronickson
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Steam won't open in MX Linux 17

#1 Post by mackronickson » Sat Oct 13, 2018 4:44 am

when I run steam from the 'games' tab in the menu, or run the command 'steam' in the terminal, nothin happens. the output I get in the console is:
Repairing installation, linking /home/jason/.steam/steam to /home/jason/.local/share/Steam Running Steam on mx 17 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0) /home/jason/. local/share/Steam/ubuntu12_32/steam: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libxcb-dri3.so.0: undefined symbol: xcb_send_request_with_fds /home/jason/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: line 444: no match: ssfn*
how can I fix steam?

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Eadwine Rose
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Re: Steam won't open in MX Linux 17

#2 Post by Eadwine Rose » Sat Oct 13, 2018 4:45 am

Run a search on the forum, someone recently had a steam problem and sorted it.
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