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Re: [opensuse-factory] Non-functional Steam in Tumbleweed

Am 8. März 2019 10:58:49 GMT-03:00 schrieb Dominique Leuenberger / DimStar
On Fri, 2019-03-08 at 14:55 +0100, Ondrej Holecek wrote:
On Friday, March 8, 2019 2:28:10 PM CET Dominique Leuenberger /
DimStar wrote:

If nobody steps up, I'm afreaid we'll have to drop Steam from the
repos. Which, for one, sounds like a shame. On the other hand,
nobody in the userbase realized in the last two months that steam
not working?!? So it might not even be that big of an issue if we

last time I checked and it still seems to be the case steam crashes
in swrast_dri, so I suspect it being problem in Mesa/DRI or software
rendering usage and not in steam.
In real world usage steam works perfectly fine (at least with AMDGPU
drivers I use at home).

It would be shame to drop it from repos due to nonfunctioning openQA
test since openQA does not tests AMD and NVIDIA drivers anyway.

Thanks for your feedbacks! OF course, if steam works, it's not going to
be dropped. It's just that this worked for quite a while in openQA and
suddenly stopped. And without a maintainer looking at the bugs, there
is not much to go by.

In this case, we're likely better off removing that test from openQA -
until somebody finds the will, time and power to make a test that
actually makes sense and gives a reliable information about the
package. The test as-is serves no purpose, other than having a red

I have the same problem with GNU Health testing: openQA reports an error, but
it installs and runs perfect. I've forwarded the bug to openQA maintainer, but
no reaction so far.

Schöne Grüße
Written from cell phone - excuses for typos
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