[Mono-list] Re: How to get user's HOME directory
Fri, 4 Apr 2003 12:43:49 +0100
----- Original Message -----
From: "Stefan Saring" <email@example.com>
Sent: Friday, April 04, 2003 8:50 AM
Subject: How to get user's HOME directory
> Hi Simon,
> I've just entered the "set" command on my Win2k box (SP3, german). The
> variable HOME does not exists, but USERPROFILE does.
> Could it be, that HOME was set by you or some application (e.g. CygWin)
That is a possibility as I've a number of unix-compatability tools installed
In that case I would suggest you use USERPROFILE
> Isn't there any other (proper) way to get the user's home directory with
> mono ?
I'm sure there is a way to access the home directory via the registry.
I don't know if you can access through mono.