[messages] [General Discussion] Changing default VASSAL folder

bdgza bdegroot at gmail.com
Sun Apr 8 15:00:10 MST 2012


"uckelman" wrote:
> Thus spake bdgza:
> > 
> > "uckelman" wrote:
> > > Thus spake Coenedens:
> > > > Hi all
> > > > I'm sure it has been asked before, but I'm not able to find
> anything
> > > > about it in the forum.
> > > > I'm using Mac OS X and I would like to change the Vassal main
> > > > directory/folder (the one with the errorLog, key, ext, etc.).
> > > > Now it sticks at the main level inside my user Home directory. I
> > > would
> > > > like to move it inside a branch.
> > > > Is it possible? Any kind answer is warmly appreciated! :)
> > > 
> > > It's not possible presently with VASSAL 3.1. VASSAL 3.2 will put
> > > VASSAL's config files in ~/.VASSAL, which is where they should be
> on a
> > > UNIX-based system like Mac OS X.
> > > 
> > > -- 
> > > J.
> > 
> > If VASSAL is a UNIX program. If it's a Mac program it should be in
> > ~/Library/Application Support/VASSAL.
> > 
> 
> Aha. I see there are also such directories as ~/Library/Cache and
> ~/Library/Preferences.
> 
> -- 
> J.


Yes. See also "The File System":
http://developer.apple.com/library/mac/ ...
ntime.html[1]#//apple_ref/doc/uid/TP40010543-CH2-SW1

[1] http://developer.apple.com/library/mac/#documentation/General/Conceptual/MOSXAppProgrammingGuide/AppRuntime/AppRuntime.html


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