Re: Re: change $UserDocumentsDirectory

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg76421] Re: [mg76386] Re: change $UserDocumentsDirectory*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>*Date*: Tue, 22 May 2007 02:42:27 -0400 (EDT)*Organization*: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst*References*: <200705210957.FAA09986@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: murray at math.umass.edu

Does it matter in WHICH init.m to place such a thing? (Presumably I want it in an init.m in $UserBaseDirectory.) But in the Front End init.m or the kernel's init.m? If no difference, any rules of thumb as to where it's preferable? Bill Rowe wrote: > On 5/20/07 at 2:26 AM, murray at math.umass.edu (Murray Eisenberg) > wrote: > >> Is there an OS environment variable that can be used to change >> $UserDocumentsDirectory? > > Wouldn't it be simpler and just as effective to put > > Unprotect[$UserDocumentDirectory] > $UserDocumentDirectory="..." > Protect[$UserDocumentDirectory] > > in your init.m file? > -- > To reply via email subtract one hundred and four > -- Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) University of Massachusetts 413 545-2859 (W) 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 Amherst, MA 01003-9305

**References**:**Re: change $UserDocumentsDirectory***From:*Bill Rowe <readnewsciv@sbcglobal.net>