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Using same $UserBaseDirectory for Mac & Windows versions

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  • From: Murray Eisenberg <murray at>
  • Date: Sun, 20 Oct 2013 23:40:27 -0400 (EDT)
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What are the implications -- especially, negative -- if I try to use the 
same location within the Mac OS X file system as $UserBaseDirectory for 
(a) the OS X version of Mathematica, and (b) the Windows version of 
Mathematica running in a Parallels Desktop Windows virtual machine (in 
coherence mode -- so that Windows can "see" and share the Mac file 

Murray Eisenberg                                    
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