[Rubygems-developers] Platform selection in gem install

Austin Ziegler halostatue at gmail.com
Thu Aug 16 08:30:51 EDT 2007


On 8/15/07, Alexey Verkhovsky <alexey.verkhovsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/14/07, Daniel Berger <djberg96 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Alexey Verkhovsky wrote:
> > > There is no good place in Windows to keep system-wide overrides, other
> > > than the registry.
>
> > Dir::COMMON_APPDATA => "C:\\Documents and Settings\\All
> > Users\\Application Data"
>
> Ah, that's right. C:\\Documents and Settings\\All Users\\ is the place.

No, Dir::COMMON_APPDATA is the place. Those three names will be
different in different languages. We should not assume a fixed
location, after all ;)

-austin
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