[Python-Dev] py.ini documentation improvement

Glenn Linderman v+python at g.nevcal.com
Thu Nov 28 22:34:07 CET 2013


On 11/28/2013 1:04 PM, Tim Delaney wrote:
>
> %LOCALAPPDATA% should always contain the same value as would be 
> returned from SHGetFolderPath with CSIDL_LOCAL_APPDATA.
Except when it gets changed. Documentation should reflect the actual use 
in the code. If it uses the SHGetFolderPath, that is what should be 
documented; if it uses the environment variable, that is what should get 
documented. Users can easily change the environment variable (which 
might be a reason to use it, instead of SHGetFolderPath).
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