Help needed - To get path of a directory
emmanuel.surleau at gmail.com
Thu Oct 14 20:27:46 CEST 2010
> Dear Emmanuel,
> Thank you for your reply.
> Actually what I want to do is, at the run time I want to know the location
> of a specific directory.
> Then I will add some file name to the path and load the file.
> The directory can reside in any drive, depending on the user.
Well... If you don't even know the path of the directory relative to the root
of the drive... I hope your user is not in any hurry. Scanning a single drive
is potentially very time-consuming, scanning them all will be awful
(especially if your user has mounted, say, a huge network drive...).
Don't you have any other, smarter way of finding out the directory? Like
reading a configuration file or an entry in the registry?
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