[poppler] custom POPPLER_DATADIR (at runtime)

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Sat Jan 10 09:29:26 PST 2009

A Divendres 09 Gener 2009, Jonathan Kew va escriure:
> On 9 Jan 2009, at 11:10, Jonathan Kew wrote:
> > I'd like to be able to set the POPPLER_DATADIR at runtime from the
> > application using poppler, rather than having this fixed at
> > configure time; this would be particularly helpful for building
> > standalone, relocatable applications for platforms such as Windows
> > and Mac.
> >
> > A simple way to allow this, I think, would be to add an optional
> > path parameter to the GlobalParams constructor; this will default to
> > NULL, in which case the existing behavior will be unchanged, but if
> > the client passes a string here then that will be used in place of
> > the compiled-in path.
> >
> > The attached patch attempts to do this; please consider adding this,
> > or some other way to achieve the same goal. Thanks!
> That version of the patch had a couple of errors (missing an instance
> variable declaration, used delete instead of delete[]). Corrected
> patch is attached here. 


> Apologies for the noise. 

Patches are never noise :-)


> Jonathan

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