wineshelllink: fall back to $HOME if $HOME/Desktop does not exist

James Hawkins truiken at
Fri Apr 20 20:37:11 CDT 2007

On 4/20/07, Jeff L <lats at> wrote:
> Lei Zhang wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > As reported in bug 7373, some people do not have a Desktop directory
> > in their home directory. Wineshelllink should fall back to putting
> > .desktop files in the home directory if the Desktop directory does not
> > exist.
> Is there a reason why we should not just create a Desktop directory?
> Seems neater than cluttering up the home.

I sure wouldn't want some app creating a Desktop directory in my home
folder if it didn't exist before.

James Hawkins

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