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I moved Steam folder to another partition that's not mounted at startup using a symlink: How can I move Steam's download folder?

Now after every login it thinks it's not yet installed. I checked the package files and there are no XDG autostart. Any suggestion how it even gets launched? Nothing in /etc/xdg/autostart, ~/.config/autostart and in systemsettings.

Steam->Settings->Interface->Run Steam when my computer starts not checked.

P.S. I'm on KDE and I don't want to automount the partition.

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Found it in /var/lib/update-notifier/user.d/steam-install-notify.

Notice: it doesn't belong to any package.

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You're trying to keep Steam from starting when a user logs into the computer? I did that on my machine by opening Steam's settings and unchecking the startup option (Steam->Settings->Interface->Run Steam when my computer starts), although I hadn't moved it like you did and I don't use KDE.

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Run Steam when my computer starts is not selected. However, it just asked me if I moved the steam folder and I pointed it to the new location. Now I'll try to relogin. –  int_ua Feb 27 '13 at 0:24
    
No, it's still whining. –  int_ua Feb 27 '13 at 0:33
    
I've added the screenshot. –  int_ua Feb 27 '13 at 0:35

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