Preferences path and compatibility
Mon Jan 24 20:50:00 GMT 2005
>>>>> "Shaun" == Shaun Jackman <email@example.com> writes:
Shaun> To what path does java.util.prefs.Preferences.userRoot default; is it
Shaun> $HOME/.java/.userPrefs like Sun's implementation?
Currently the default seems to be a "memory based" preferences
factory -- meaning preferences are not saved or loaded, but simply
forgotten when the VM exits.
Not very useful. We need some work in this area.
Shaun> I'm hoping that the user preferences saved by a user running the
Shaun> application in Sun's JVM will be available to the same application
Shaun> when it is run natively by GCJ. Is this possible?
It does seem like the logical approach. I've filed a PR:
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