[Wine] Re: odd steam install location?

dimesio wineforum-user at winehq.org
Mon Sep 19 11:27:38 CDT 2011

tparker wrote:
> I am trying to track down a crash in Steam (Steam itself, not a game 
> through it). In following appdb instructions for Steam I realized that 
> it was installed in 
> /home/tparker/.local/share/wineprefixes/steam/drive_c/Program 
> Files/Steam/steam.exe and not in :~/.wine/drive_c/Program Files> where I 
> had expected it, although that second directory does have a 
> SteamInstall.msi sitting in it but no Steam folder.
> Is this normal for Steam or could it be part of my problem?

~/.local/share/wineprefixes is where winetricks installs games and apps.

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