steam

a launcher for the Steam client from Valve Corporation

TLDR

Launch Steam, printing debug messages to stdout

$ steam
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Launch Steam and enable its in-app debug console tab

$ steam -console
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Log into Steam with the specified credentials

$ steam -login [username] [password]
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Launch Steam in Big Picture Mode

$ steam -tenfoot
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Exit Steam

$ steam -shutdown
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SYNOPSIS

steam [ -options ]

DESCRIPTION

Steam is a software distribution service focused on games, automatic updates, achievements, and social features for gamers.

OPTIONS

This program currently has no documented commandline options.

AUTHOR

The steam launcher script is written and maintained by Valve Corporation.

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