Re: A Feature Request

Andre Pang (
Thu, 20 May 1999 00:29:34 +1000

On Wed, May 19, 1999 at 02:18:32PM +0000, Martin DiViaio wrote:

> I would like to be able to specify the configuration files directory at
> runtime. I know that you can specify a .steprc file but this isn't what
> I'm talking about. I would like to be able to give AS a directory name
> that would read the config files like the ones in the G/L/A directory.

    You could just write a shell script to make a symlink from the real
directory to ~/GNUstep/Library/AfterStep and then run afterstep, much like
everybody has a wrapper script to run Netscape.  Would be fairly easy.  If
you want help with it, email me back.  :)

    - #ozone