"Marko Kocić" <marko.kocic@...> writes:
> 1 - One can get the location of program files using %ProgramFiles%,
This is what the current install.sh does, and how that patch picks the
> I suppose there is a special folder for that too (similar to what
> Yaroslav offered for user homedir patch)
I believe the environment variable is actually magic, and what you have is
the special folder underneath.
> 2 - It is not in spirit of windows to have files scattered throughout
> the system as for linux is. Maybe better way is to put sbcl.exe in
> SBCL_HOME and keep everything in one folder. If so, SBCL_HOME under
> windows wouldn't even be needed, as if it is not present it could be
> assumed to be the same folder where sbcl.exe is, which leads us to:
Sure, but then the core-finding logic is different on different platforms,
which isn't good. The files aren't scattered anyhow: both the current
install.sh and put files under Program Files/SBCL by default -- in
a manner comperable to /opt/sbcl on posixoid systems.
Thanks for the comments.
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