[Mono-bugs] [Bug 81732][Wis] Changed - Environment.GetFolderPath should use XDG user-dirs

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Changed by abockover at novell.com.


--- shadow/81732	2007-05-24 16:43:37.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/81732.tmp.9093	2007-05-24 16:47:02.000000000 -0400
@@ -1,14 +1,14 @@
 Bug#: 81732
 Product: Mono: Class Libraries
 Version: unspecified
+OS: unknown
 OS Details: 
 Status: NEW   
+Severity: Unknown
 Priority: Wishlist
 Component: CORLIB
 AssignedTo: mono-bugs at ximian.com                            
 ReportedBy: abockover at novell.com               
 QAContact: mono-bugs at ximian.com
 TargetMilestone: ---
@@ -38,6 +38,19 @@
 ------- Additional Comments From abockover at novell.com  2007-05-24 16:43 -------
 Created an attachment (id=19312)
 Patch against monodoc to explain the enum values
+------- Additional Comments From abockover at novell.com  2007-05-24 16:47 -------
+For Desktop, MyMusic, and MyPictures, this patch will
+a) Look for the respective XDG environment variable (e.g. XDG_MUSIC_DIR)
+b) If not set in the environment, read the variable from
+"user-dirs.dirs" in SpecialFolder.ApplicationData (e.g. ~/.config)
+c) If that file doesn't exist or the variable is not set in it, fall
+back to a sane default (e.g. "~/Music")
+I have also implemented a non-corlib version of ReadXdgUserDir in Banshee:

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