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Re: [equinox-dev] p2 update

Could you please add this information to a bug report.


                                                                                                                                                     
  From:       "Alex Blewitt" <alex.blewitt@xxxxxxxxx>                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                                     
  To:         "Equinox development mailing list" <equinox-dev@xxxxxxxxxxx>                                                                           
                                                                                                                                                     
  Cc:         equinox-dev-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                     
  Date:       03/27/2008 01:41 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                                     
  Subject:    Re: [equinox-dev] p2 update                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                     





On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 5:38 PM, Alex Blewitt <alex.blewitt@xxxxxxxxx>
wrote:
> Right, it wasn't so much of a question as "can it be done" (you've
>  been able to do it with hackery and symlinks in the past) but rather
>  allowing Eclipse apps to have this by default to make them better Mac
>  citizens. Here's what the Apple guide says about the Library location:
>
http://developer.apple.com/documentation/MacOSX/Conceptual/BPFileSystem/Articles/LibraryDirectory.html#//apple_ref/doc/uid/20002282-BAJHCHJI


Specifically:

[/Library|~/Library]/Application Support

Contains application-specific data and support files such as
third-party plug-ins, helper applications, templates, and extra
resources that are used by the application but not required for it to
operate. This directory should never contain any kind of user data. By
convention, all of these items should be put in a subdirectory named
after the application. For example, third-party resources for the
application MyApp would go in Application Support/MyApp/. Note that
required resources should go inside the application bundle itself.
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