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Steam Client Beta - Feb 23rd

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jwrath Mar 7 @ 6:30pm 
THANK YOU FOR THE RUMBLE SUPPORT! I LOVE YOU!!!! I have been waiting for this since day one and it was my only turn off! THANK YOU ILY SOOO MUCH!
Kakurady Feb 25 @ 8:02am 
Under Linux, Rumble doesn't work in Team Fortress 2 and Portal 2. Portal 2 complains that the controller is not a haptic device. Don't know if this has anything to do with hardware revisions.
Denali Feb 24 @ 11:09pm 
Has anyone else not gotten the firmware update for their steam controller?
Outrider Feb 24 @ 3:17pm 
After the Controller Firmware update, when I launch a game, I get haptic feedback when I press right trigger even half way. The left trigger has to be pushed all the way down to get any feedback. Is a mind bender.

Anyone else seeing this? Is this a bug in the new firmware?
stan Feb 24 @ 12:23pm 
@cybik I don’t use pulseaudio.
cybik Feb 24 @ 11:16am 
@stan check your PulseAudio output device when running the game. pavucontrol is awesome.
SkankwOn Feb 24 @ 10:22am 
@MasterDslay - "Valve needs to make their own "Steam Machine Force Feedback Wheel" now" - yeah man coupled with the Vive in Assetto Corsa that would be sweet!
DCG909 Feb 24 @ 10:01am 
Feedback on the rumble from 2 hardware revisions :)

The Revision 9 board has the worst haptic feedback and thus has a worse rumble. (first batch)
The Revision 10 board (bought this month) has a better haptic feedback and it's rumble is also rather nice. it's not identical to a normal controller, but it's much better than nothing :)

I do wish I'd be able to set it on a global basis instead of a per-game one.
I'm not sure if it's just this one game, but the right trackpad's feedback seemed to be worse though.
stan Feb 24 @ 8:46am 
Not sure if someone from Valve is reading this but I still have no sound in three Unity games: Adventure Capitalist, Hitman GO, and Super Night Riders. With or without the Steam beta. On Gentoo Linux 64 bit and ALSA 1.0.29.
I do have sound in all the other games I tried recently, so maybe it’s a totally unrelated issue.
MasterDslay Feb 24 @ 8:09am 
Wow, I just tried the "Experimental Rumble" feature in Assetto Corsa - now, THAT was awesome...
Valve needs to make their own "Steam Machine Force Feedback Wheel" now.