[SailfishDevel] harbour rejects user files in a Documents subfolder?

Andrey Kozhevnikov coderusinbox at gmail.com
Wed Jan 22 09:30:46 UTC 2014

just use QStandartPath or at least QDir::Home instead of hardcoding 

On 22.01.2014 15:29, Wim de Vries wrote:
> Hi,
> My checklists app got rejected by harbour again because of user data 
> files :-( .
> My app creates a checklistdata folder under Documents (one 
> default/example data file is copied there after first start up).
> Harbour doesn't want that:
> "File creation in "/home/nemo/Documents/" is not allowed, if these are 
> not user documents. Files should be stored in $XDG_DATA_HOME".
> $XDG_DATA_HOME is silly for users:
> my users must be able to copy there PC created checklist files (plain 
> text) via USB to their Jolla device.
> $XDG_DATA_HOME is hidden, and even if it wasn't, it is very contra 
> intuitive place for normal user to find.
> All users know the Documents folder.
> Any harbour people, having suggestions (a $XDG_ folder would render 
> the app completely useless)?
> Thanks
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