[Mono-bugs] [Bug 50532][Min] Changed - Environment.SpecialFolders paths

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Tue, 4 Nov 2003 18:27:51 -0500 (EST)

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Changed by miguel@ximian.com.


--- shadow/50532	2003-11-04 18:20:38.000000000 -0500
+++ shadow/50532.tmp.26689	2003-11-04 18:27:51.000000000 -0500
@@ -61,6 +61,17 @@
 ------- Additional Comments From dick@ximian.com  2003-11-04 18:20 -------
 Returning a directory that doesn't exist would be bad, yes.
 But the part about unconditionally returning the freedesktop fallback
 is that in !desktop situations I think $HOME would be a better choice.
+------- Additional Comments From miguel@ximian.com  2003-11-04 18:27 -------
+Well, FreeDesktop happens to have come up with the idea, but I dont
+think the idea is limited to desktop systems.  It is just a convention
+to stop the clutter in $HOME.
+I think we should apply this.  The only question is of course, making
+sure that the directory exists, but I think thta can be handled by the