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Re: can't open amaya in winXP - other users

From: Maurício <briqueabraque@yahoo.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Feb 2003 10:53:43 -0500 (EST)
To: www-amaya@w3.org
Message-ID: <3E3E90DD.5030803@yahoo.com>
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org




Jose Kahan wrote:

   One last comment: USERPROFILE seems to be better than HOMEDRIVE + 
HOMEPATH. Home path sometimes is a "working dir", while USERPROFILE 
always give the directory for configuration files.

   Maurício


> Mauricio,
> 
> Ah, I forgot to add this in my previous message.
> 
> Yes, I also added this test and gave it the top priority for
> locating the home dir.
> 
> This means that the Amaya home dir will change in the next version
> of Amaya, as the previous one was stored elsewhere (only for NT, 2K,
> XP platforms).
> 
> -jose
> 
> On Mon, Jan 20, 2003 at 03:23:52PM -0500, Maur?cio wrote:
> 
>>  I think the best thing to do would be to check for HOME environment 
>>variable, if the user has defined it. If he didn't, add environment 
>>variables HOMEDRIVE and HOMEPATH. They are defined for all users in NT, 
>>2000 and XP.
> 
> 
> 
Received on Monday, 3 February 2003 11:36:45 UTC

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