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Dota 2, the popular game out of Valve Software that was just talked about earlier today for being soon on its way for a Linux release, is now available for testing.
Valve has just published as open source the “Direct3D to OpenGL abstraction layer,” which is the result of its work made for porting Dota 2 on the Linux platform. Dota 2 has been in development for quite some time, and Valve probably didn't start thinking that it would make a Linux game eventually.
Dota 2, Valve's own take on the famous Dota mod for Warcraft 3, has just received another update for all platforms, including Linux.Valve has announced that Dota 2 for Linux and Mac OS X is available for download and has issued yet another update for this MOBA title (multiplayer online battle arena).According to the changelog, the workshop command line parameter is now initializing correctly, self
The last update issued by Valve for Dota 2 is now causing crashes for a lot of Linux player. The developers are aware by the problem and they are trying to fix it.Dota 2 Linux players have been flowing to the forums and Github to report that the latest update has broken their game.