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New to Linux world, what version will Steam be supporting?

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I got a spare hard drive to tinker with, what version of Linux do AMD 7900 cards support? And what version will Steam support?

This is the only one I was able to find for download. http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop

That the right one to mess around with?
 

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And for those who didn't read the blog, it is going start out supporting Ubuntu.