[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #4593: /.mythtv/ should *not* get created (blank homedir)

Nigel Pearson nigel at ind.tansu.com.au
Thu Feb 7 23:33:04 UTC 2008

On 07/02/2008, at 7:14 AM, Andrei Tanas wrote:
>  - USERPROFILE is set to user's top level folder (not the  
> "application data"
> folder),
> 	which under Vista may not

is that "may not exist" ?

> I think LOCALAPPDATA variable is most suitable.

Sadly, not set on XP. It has APPDATA though.

I will check for LOCALAPPDATA, then APPDATA,
and if not set, fall through to Qt (USERPROFILE).


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