[RFC] XDG basedir spec should mandate absolute paths
mzkqt at 0pointer.de
Fri Apr 8 06:34:54 PDT 2011
On Thu, 07.04.11 09:42, Vincent Untz (vuntz at gnome.org) wrote:
> Le jeudi 07 avril 2011, à 03:53 +0200, Lennart Poettering a écrit :
> > Heya,
> > currently the xdg basedir spec doesn't make clear that all env vars need
> > to be set to absolute paths.
> > Anybody opposed if I add a small sentence whith clears that up?
Since we got support from at least 3 people on this I have now commited
a change which adds:
+ <para>All paths set in these environment variables must be
+ absolute. If an implementation encounters a relative path in any
+ of these variables it should consider the path invalid and ignore
Vincent, any chance you can rebuild the online versions with this?
Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.
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