Trash: base dir in $HOME
claes at it-slav.net
Fri Sep 3 01:10:13 EEST 2004
On Fri, 3 Sep 2004, Mikhail Ramendik wrote:
> (2) do we follow the FreeDesktop.org base dir spec? The arguments about
> evenrually moving it to $HOME/.var/Trash seem justified.
I think we have a golden opportunity here to set a good example. Note that
the base dir spec does not currently define a $HOME/.var directory, but
I hope it can include that.
It shouldn't be a radical change really. The FHS does not involve itself
with the structure of the home directory, but structure is surely needed,
and I think freedesktop is the best candidate to fill this void.
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