Supporting Base Dir Spec

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at
Thu Sep 9 16:40:19 CEST 2004

On Thu, Sep 09, 2004 at 04:23:40PM +0200, Benedikt Meurer wrote:
> >>
> >>Ehm, do you want me to change xfce4-session to not use XDG basedir spec, 
> >>or do I miss your point here?
> >
> >I believe that was the idea.
> Well, excuse me, but thats stupid. It was written to use XDG dirs from 
> day one (I don't consider the previous 0.1.x worth to be mentioned). Why 
> rewrite all the code to not use XDG dirs now and then rewrite it again 
> after 4.2 is released? Thats simply waste of time.

I did suggest to instead change everything else, you know ;-)

Anyway, it's not stupid to want to use the same file location for all Xfce 
components. It's definitely debatable how important it is, but it is a good


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