[darcs-users] darcs patch: refactor get_global, make it more cross-platform

Simon Michael simon at joyful.com
Sun Oct 26 22:15:38 UTC 2008

Sun Oct 26 15:03:54 PDT 2008  Simon Michael <simon at joyful.com>
  * refactor get_global, make it more cross-platform
  get_global fetches global preferences from the user's ~/.darcs directory.
  This patch uses the more portable getAppUserDataDirectory, so global
  prefs will work on windows without requiring a HOME environment
  variable, and will be stored in the standard windows app data dir
  (eg C:/Documents And Settings/user/Application Data/darcs).
  Cf http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/ghc/ticket/1838 .
  It also reduces the use of error-hiding catchall.
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