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From Stefan Bodewig <bode...@bost.de>
Subject Re: Working Directory Woes ... or Not ?
Date Thu, 06 Jul 2000 07:14:12 GMT
Hi Peter,

>>>>> "PD" == Peter Donald <donaldp@mad.scientist.com> writes:

 PD> No but what I was trying to say is that it seems that you can
 PD> change working directory in the process. ie so that -- new
 PD> File("blah.txt") -- can refer to different things depedning on
 PD> what the working directory is at the time you access file.

Oh, I thought our major problem with regard to directories was the
case of forking of other processes. 

I see how setting user.dir could help when forking of Java processes
but don't get which other problems could be solved by setting that
property. Make Project.resolvePath easier?

Stefan

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