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    How to install Steam on Kali :)

    Here i found a methode how to install steam on your kali linux its abit rare but some people want steam in their kali ^^

    so here are the instructions: the steam from mediafire
    2.copy and paste this code
    #inspired by kochd’s script
    # installs equivs which is used to generate fake packages
    sudo apt-get install equivs
    # creates a file called ‘tmp’
    > tmp
    # appends package info to tmp
    echo “
    Package: jockey-common
    Priority: optional
    Section: admin
    Installed-Size: 728
    Maintainer: Martin Pitt <>
    Architecture: all
    Source: jockey
    Version: 0.9.7-0ubuntu7
    Depends: bash,
    Description: user interface and desktop integration for driver management
    Jockey provides a user interface for configuring third-party drivers,
    such as the Nvidia and ATI fglrx and various Wireless LAN
    kernel modules.
    This package contains the common data shared between the frontends.
    Python-Version: 2.7
    ” >> tmp
    # builds fake package
    equivs-build tmp
    # installs fake package
    sudo dpkg -i jockey-common_0.9.7-0ubuntu7_all.deb
    rm tmp jockey-common_0.9.7-0ubuntu7_all.deb
    to leafpad or gedit and save it as and after that make it executable terminal type :
    sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
    apt-get update
    copy the download steam-debian_1.0.0.43-1_all.deb to desktop and run :
    sudo dpkg -i steam-debian_1.0.0.43-1_all.deb
    4.running as root
    Browse to /usr/bin/
    find "steam"
    edit steam with your favorite text editor and search for
    # Don’t allow running as root
    if [ "$(id -u)" == "0" ]; then
    show_message –error $”Cannot run as root user”
    exit 1
    and replace the 0 with a 1 like this
    # Don’t allow running as root
    if [ "$(id -u)" == "1" ]; then
    show_message –error $”Cannot run as root user”
    exit 1
    5.Done now run steam from your Desktop and enjoy
    Last edited by Gr4nD T3R0R; 2014-02-01 at 12:49.

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