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Bender B. Rodriguez Dec 7, 2012 @ 5:17pm
Issue Report: Choosing to start Steam with Big Picture
Choosing to start Steam in Big Picture mode broke Steam. I removed the package with the software centre and deleted .steam from my Home directory, then reinstalled the .deb and it launched again.

System:

Processor Information:
Vendor: GenuineIntel
Speed: 2200 Mhz
2 logical processors
2 physical processors
HyperThreading: Unsupported
FCMOV: Supported
SSE2: Supported
SSE3: Supported
SSSE3: Supported
SSE4a: Unsupported
SSE41: Unsupported
SSE42: Unsupported

Network Information:
Network Speed:

Operating System Version:
Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS (32 bit)
Kernel Name: Linux
Kernel Version: 3.2.0-33-generic-pae
X Server vendor: The X.Org Foundation
X Server release: 11103000

Video Card:
Driver: ATI Technologies Inc. ATI Radeon HD 4300/4500 Series

Driver Version: 3.3.11627 Compatibility Profile Context
Desktop Color Depth: 24 bits per pixel
Monitor Refresh Rate: 59 Hz
VendorID: 0x1002
DeviceID: 0x954f
Number of Monitors: 1
Number of Logical Video Cards: 1
Primary Display Resolution: 1680 x 1050
Desktop Resolution: 1680 x 1050
Primary Display Size: 18.62" x 11.65" (21.93" diag)
47.3cm x 29.6cm (55.7cm diag)
Primary VRAM Not Detected

Sound card:
Audio device: Realtek ALC888

Memory:
RAM: 3276 Mb

Miscellaneous:
UI Language: English
LANG: en_US.UTF-8
Microphone: Not set
Total Hard Disk Space Available: 109401 Mb
Largest Free Hard Disk Block: 66720 Mb

Installed software:

Recent Failure Reports:
Sat Dec 8 01:14:02 2012 GMT: file ''/tmp/dumps/assert_20121207201356_1.dmp'', upload yes: ''CrashID=bp-93d6accc-679e-46e8-859b-d8ba72121207''

Last edited by Bender B. Rodriguez; Dec 7, 2012 @ 5:18pm
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Bender B. Rodriguez Dec 7, 2012 @ 5:35pm 
Update: Turns out it broke Big Picture mode completely. Had to delete Steam directory in .local/share, and reinstalling as I write this.
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Date Posted: Dec 7, 2012 @ 5:17pm
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