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Re: policy question relating to PortableApps.com Zim package -- absolute paths stored in notebooks.list


On Mon, Sep 5, 2011 at 2:35 PM, Jaap Karssenberg <jaap.karssenberg@xxxxxxxxx
> wrote:

> On Mon, Sep 5, 2011 at 1:57 PM, Brendan Kidwell <snarf@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> So my question is this: How hard would it be to make Zim write paths in
>> notebooks.list RELATIVE to $HOME instead of absolute? If it's doable, should
>> we do it? Should I open a Bug for it?
> Sounds doable - I'll look into it - probably make the same change
> transparent for all config files.

Has been checked in as rev439. Notebook list and some other config items now
use paths relative to the HOME folder. So if you start zim with e.g. a bat
file that sets HOME to point to the thumb drive it should work

-- Jaap

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