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Re: Interwiki links for Zim Desktop Wiki on Windows


Hi Jason,

The location of the XDG folders in Windows is a little bit weird... you
should put your urls.list in the folder

i.e., there should be an extra "zim" folder inside "data". Weird, yes. But
it works :)



El vie., 23 de oct. de 2015 a la(s) 5:43 a. m., Jason McLafferty <
jason.mclafferty@xxxxxxxxx> escribió:

> Hi all,
> I am using Zim on Windows 7.  I am trying to add my Zim notebooks to the
> urls.list file using the "zim+file://" method described here:
> http://zim-wiki.org/manual/Help/Config_Files.html
> I use ctrl+L to add a link to a notebook as name_of_notebook?, which
> creates a link, but when I click on it, nothing happens.
> One thing I noticed when I was working through setting this up, is that on
> my system, the directories APPDATA/zim/config and APPDATA/zim/data do not
> exist (I checked where APPDATA is on my computer with cmd by typing cd
> %appdata% and noting the new directory).  Not being sure if this is
> significant or not, I did some poking around in Explorer and found the
> following directory: C:\Users\Jason\.config\zim in which I find files like
> preferences.conf and style.conf.  I tried putting my urls.list file,
> containing all my notebooks and formatted as name-space-zim+file:// in both
> of these directories (APPDATA/zim/data and C:\Users\Jason\.config\zim), but
> still I do not get a working link.
> Any suggestions to where I am going wrong?
> Thank you,
> Jason
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