[Development] (long) thoughts on categorized logging (qLog)

shane.kearns at accenture.com shane.kearns at accenture.com
Fri Feb 24 18:13:47 CET 2012

> Home path might not be the best as it could intermingle with other
> files that belong to the user.
> On *nix, QDir::homePath() that would be /home/<username> and users see
> that directory a lot, and it will get intermixed with other files.
> On Windows, most users have no clue about %userprofile%, so its not an
> issue there.
This is less true on windows 7.
The start menu (if it's still called that) has links to <your name>, documents, pictures and music
(c:\users\username, c:\users\username\documents ... etc, subject to localisation)
Where the first one is the same as %userprofile% (and QDir::homePath()) points to.

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