[Python-ideas] A standard location for Python configuration files.

Oleg Broytman phd at phd.pp.ru
Thu Oct 22 13:18:45 CEST 2009

On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 01:13:36PM +0200, Christian Heimes wrote:
> Configuration directories are usually
> suffixed with ".d". How about ~/.python.d/?

   I have 40 config directories in my $HOME, and none of them ends with
".d". -1.
   ".d" are usually directories in /etc that are referenced from main
config file; for example /etc/logrotate.conf does "include /etc/logrotate.d/".

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