[BLFS Trac] #2172: XDG Base Directory Issues

BLFS Trac trac at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jan 25 20:58:49 PST 2007

#2172: XDG Base Directory Issues
 Reporter:  Luca    |        Owner:  dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org
     Type:  defect  |       Status:  assigned                       
 Priority:  normal  |    Milestone:  6.2.0                          
Component:  BOOK    |      Version:  SVN                            
 Severity:  normal  |   Resolution:                                 
 Keywords:          |  
Changes (by dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org):

  * summary:  XFce- session => XDG Base Directory Issues

Old description:

> XFce- with the current istructions in BLFS-SVN-20061001 didn't
> start on my system until I exported /etc/xdg to XDG_CONFIG_DIRS; after
> that it began to start normally.

New description:

 Much of the information regarding the
 [http://standards.freedesktop.org/basedir-spec/latest/ XDG Base Directory
 (i.e., the XDG_* variables) is broken or wrong in the book.

Ticket URL: <http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/ticket/2172#comment:13>
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