On Thu, 10 Feb 2011, Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) wrote:
> On Fri, 4 Feb 2011 13:29:20 +0100 Cedric BAIL <cedric.bail@...> said:
>> On Fri, Feb 4, 2011 at 12:03 PM, Vincent Torri <vtorri@...> wrote:
>>> On Fri, 4 Feb 2011, Cedric BAIL wrote:
>>>> On Mon, Jan 31, 2011 at 7:12 PM, Vincent Torri <vtorri@...> wrote:
>>>>> in elementary, the edje externals search the icons in PACKAGE_DATA_DIR
>>>>> (see elementary/src/edje_externals/private.h, at the end). Would it be
>>>>> reasonnable to first check if the env var ELM_DATA_DIR is set and use its
>>>>> value, and, if not, to use PACKAGE_DATA_DIR ? (Note that ELM_DATA_DIR is
>>>>> already an env var that elementary is checking (see elm_main.c)
>>>> I don't know if it's a good idea as external are not linked with
>>>> Elementary at all. Would that mean that all external widget should put
>>>> this data in the same place ? I just wanted to point to that, sorry if
>>>> it doesn't help you much.
>>> another env var would be good as well, like EDJE_EXTERNAL_DATA_DIR or
>>> something like that. The problem is just that the path is hardcoded
>> Sounds better to me.
> Actually there already is EDJE_MODULES_DIR... :) well at runtime. do you mean
> at compile time to put the externals module in the right place?
no, at runtime. I missed it. Good enough for me. So my problem is