well-known user folders, a proposal

Alexander Larsson alexl at redhat.com
Fri Feb 23 06:22:27 PST 2007

On Fri, 2007-02-23 at 15:16 +0100, Stanislav Brabec wrote:
> That's why I would like to see implementation kindly offering Cool New
> Directories on first startup, allowing users to review the list, read
> more, say "OK" or "No".

As a general rule we avoid these kind of login wizards in gnome. 

> Anjuta defines new (and localized) directory "~/Projects". It can be
> included to your proposal for translations and maybe not created by
> default.

Yeah, i'll add this to translate.c.

> We also already have "~/.Trash" as another special directory. I am in
> doubt, whether to include it, but I guess that probably not.

Nah, thats a separate already existing spec.

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