[Bf-committers] Setting a default system scripts directory

GSR gsr.b3d at infernal-iceberg.com
Mon Sep 21 19:20:02 CEST 2009

r.hoelzemer at googlemail.com (2009-09-21 at 1911.03 +0200):
> 2009/9/21 Kent  Mein <mein at cs.umn.edu>:
> > In reply to Campbell Barton (ideasman42 at gmail.com):
> >
> >> I see your point about ~/.blender being hidden and not ideal, one
> >> thing that could help would be menu item in blender to manage &
> >> install scripts so users dont have to deal with ~/.blender (Needed for
> >> OSX too), this is a workaround, it could be called ~/blender too but
> >> this isnt the unix way. Ugh!... I dont have a good solution for this.
> >
> > On OSX it should probably be ~/Library/Application Support/blender
> The Linux version could go with the actual Freedesktop standard defined here:
> http://standards.freedesktop.org/basedir-spec/basedir-spec-latest.html

Except that Blender mixes user data & config into the same file(s),
thus using XDG layout is highly debatable.


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