[fpc-devel] GetAppConfigFile implementation

Luca Olivetti luca at ventoso.org
Sat Dec 20 14:48:23 CET 2008

En/na Vincent Snijders ha escrit:

> I thought that local version is not stored on the network and is not 
> available in the roaming profile. Putting a 100 MB Lazarus exe in the 
> CSIDL_APPDATA is not a good thing, it ruins startup time (and shutdown 

Well, I don't think that an executable is configuration data, so no 
matter what, it's wrong to put it either in CSIDL_APPDATA or 
Anyway, I told various times that GetAppConfigFile should return 
CSIDL_APPDATA, CSIDL_LOCAL_APPDATA should be used only for really local 
things (e.g. a browser cache).


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