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Steam silent install script
« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2019, 06:39:14 PM »
 

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I made this along with a desktop icon to install Steam silently with a notification saying it is doing it and when it is done. I thought I would share the script to make it easier for someone to do it. The desktop launcher I am sure anyone can make so I am not including it. This is only for 18.04 based and up. You can adjust for using with 16.04 based.


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#!/bin/bash


notify-send --expire-time=10000 'Hello SuperGamer User' 'This is silently installing the Steam client, please be patient'


pkexec apt install steam --yes --assume-yes


rm -f /home/*/Desktop/Steam*


notify-send --expire-time=10000 'Hello SuperGamer User' 'Congratulations, the install has finished'
 

 

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