[gobolinux-users] Re: Resources/Environment problems

Hisham Muhammad hisham.hm at gmail.com
Thu Aug 11 18:25:48 GMT 2005


On 8/11/05, André Detsch <detsch at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/11/05, Hisham Muhammad <hisham.hm at gmail.com> wrote:
> > What do you think about files that looked like:
> > 
> > Resources/Environment/QTDIR.set
> > Resources/Environment/KDEDIRS.append
> > Resources/Environment/TEXINPUTS.prepend
> > 
> > The "environment cache generator" would only need to be a tiny bit
> smarter.
> 
> In order to link the files in /S/L/Environment, we need a naming
> scheme like the used by now, in order to avoid conflicts (e.g., many
> programs may have KDEDIRS.append).
> Prepending the program name--version is ok?
> 
> /S/L/Environment/KDE-Toys--3.3.0--KDEDIRS.append ->
> /Programs/KDE-Toys/Current/Resources/Environment/KDEDIRS.append

Looks good to me. Also, testing if Resources/Environment is a file or
a directory is a good way to test for backward compatibility for a
while.

-- Hisham


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