[argyllcms] Re: Calibration of my colormunki

  • From: Pascal de Bruijn <pmjdebruijn@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2010 20:54:45 +0200

On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 4:58 PM, Jean-Pierre Vial <vialups@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Le 28/04/2010 13:13, Graeme Gill a écrit :
>> Richard Hughes wrote:
>>> spotread doesn't seem to store anything in the CWD for me, and looking
>>> at strace it seems to try to store the value in
>>> /usr/bin/.mk_2023111.cal -- which for a user obviously won't work (and
>>> argyll seems to ignore EACCES without a warning).
>>
>> Yes, you're right, it saves it in the same dir as the executable.
>> (I went and looked for this possibility, but missed it.)
>> It ignores a failure to open the file for reading because
>> it's not necessary for correct functioning.
>>
>>> By bodging PATH and
>>> arg[0] to something more reasonable I could probably get the
>>> calibration file to be saved somewhere else, although this is a giant
>>> hack and probably not a good idea.
>>
>> I'm open to other suggestions. An "ARGYLL_HOME" environment path to
>> override the default ?
>
> why not a
> .ARGYLL
> directory in the HOME directory of the user, as many other programs
> do

I think you mean

  ~/.argyll/

:)

Regards,
Pascal de Bruijn

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