User Application Support folder on OS X?
dcragg at lacscentre.co.uk
Sat Feb 19 17:36:40 CST 2005
On 18 Feb 2005, at 21:43, Trevor DeVore wrote:
> In my program I have some "current user" specific stack files that get
> updated while using the app. On Windows I stored these in the users
> application data folder. On Mac I want to store them in the users
> Application Support folder (~/Library/Application Support).
> The problem is that I can't get specialFolderPath to return this
> folder. If you use specialFolderPath("asup") then you get the system
> Application Support folder (/Library/Application Support). It seems
> that Revolution passes the system domain to FSFindFolder by default.
> For the time being I've resorted to storing the stacks in the user
> pref folder but it pains me to do so. So does anybody know if it is
> possible to get system folders using shell? If not then I will have
> to write a little external to do this.
Could you first get the user's home folder, and then append what is
returned from specialFolderPath("asup")?
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