Exactly as the post says, now users of Ubuntu 12.10 y Arch Linux can use Steam without the need for a beta account.
First we install Steam. The way to do it is.
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For Ubuntu 12.10
Download the DEB:
$ sudo dpkg -i steam.deb
For users of Arch Linux the AUR PACKAGE:
How to use Steam without a beta account invitation
Some users have said that for users of Ubuntu all you have to do is drag the icon and choose any of the options.
For those of us who are not Unity users. We just have to type in the console:
# steam steam: // store / EXAMPLE
NOTE: Steam it is in a beta version and may not work properly.
Skin for Ubuntu ..
This is the Skin that Steam comes with by default.
And this is the Ubuntu skin
Download the package Here. Then you extract the content in the folder «skins» located in folder «steam» (Probably it is in the home)
Then we go to the folder «HKCU> Software> Valve> Steam » We edit the file registy.vdf as follows:
# "SkinV4" "Ubuntu"
As can be seen in the image.
I hope it has served you.