Can you (have you) enter a bug in Eclipse/Equinox/Framwork
for this? Please include steps for reproducing and an indication
of what you wanted to have happen.
"Steven E. Harris"
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[equinox-dev] Re: Problem specifying
osgi.config.area using symbolic location
"Alex Blewitt" <alex.blewitt@xxxxxxxxx>
> If you're setting it manually, you can use the
> System.getProperty("user.home") instead.
Right, though that doesn't save this from being a bug.
> You might also like to take note from:
Interestingly, the second one contains a recommendation to do exactly
what I'm trying to do (in comment #19), but lacks any followup to
confirm whether such a setting worked as described in the
> But I wouldn't hold your breath.
I appreciate you bringing me up to date on these complaints, as I
hadn't thought through all the prohibitive scenarios
described. However, that's not the crux of my inquiry here.
I'm not asking whether the defaults make sense, or whether I should
want to set this property to some other value. I'm asking why, or
pointing out that the symbolic location mechanism is broken for the
osgi.configuration.area due to the special-case treatment of the
Steven E. Harris
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