Awn

AWN doesn't respect XDG_* settings

Bug #565174 reported by Bryan Forbes on 2010-04-17
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Awn
Medium
Mark Lee

Bug Description

I have XDG_CACHE_HOME, XDG_CONFIG_HOME, and XDG_DATA_HOME customized, but AWN doesn't respect those settings. AWN creates ~/.config/awn/ when it should be creating $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/awn. The same goes for creating the autostart file.

I'm on Ubuntu Karmic and I've installed AWN via the PPA.

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Mark Lee (malept) wrote :

I've found a few places where the .config directory is hardcoded. I've fixed most of them in my branch (linked to this bug). There's one more place in awn-settings where I'm not entirely sure how to deal with it (see awn-settings/awnClass.py:1372 in my branch, r691).

Changed in awn:
assignee: nobody → Mark Lee (malept)
importance: Undecided → Medium
milestone: none → 0.4.2
status: New → In Progress
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