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Re: [pcgen] Re: [BUG?] "Destination path too long" error for PF file

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  • Andrew
    Hi, That would be a code change. I think it was moved from My Program Files due to write protection. That would be a James Request. ... -- Andrew Maitland
    Message 1 of 4 , Mar 29, 2013
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      Hi,

      That would be a code change. I think it was moved from My Program Files due to write protection.
      That would be a James Request.

      On 3/29/2013 6:51 AM, Michael wrote:
      > would it be possible for PCGen to move the data files to the "My Documents" folder?going from
      > C:\Users\Michael\AppData\Local\PCGen\PCGen6000
      > to something like
      > C:\Users\Michael\My Documents\PCGen6000
      > would save a few characters, maybe make it a little easier for new users to find the data files. Especially since AppData is normally hidden by default. Also, less likely to have your custom data files deleted if you need to reinstall PCGen.
      >
      > --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com, Andrew <drew0500@...> wrote:
      >> Hi,
      >>
      >> Open a tracker. That can be shortened.
      >>
      >> On 3/28/2013 1:53 PM, otiendikil wrote:
      >>> Hi,
      >>>
      >>> When copying an installation of the latest autobuild, I got a "Destination path too long" error for a Pathfinder file, saying "The file name(s) would be too long for the destination folder. You can shorted the file name and try again, or try a location that has a shorter path."
      >>>
      >>> The file is curse_of_the_crimson_throne_players_guide_pfrpg
      >>>
      >>> The full path would have been c:\Users\Computer\AppData\Local\PCGen\pcgen-6.01.00-SNAPSHOT-full - Copy\data\d20ogl\paizo\pathfinder_adventure_path\curse_of_the_crimson_throne\curse_of_the_crimson_throne_players_guide\pathfinder_conversion\curse_of_the_crimson_throne_players_guide_pfrpg.pcc
      >>>
      >>> (I made it a little longer by make is a " - Copy", but it seems to be pushing the limits and may cause problems for other people.)
      >>>
      >>> I am using Windows Vista Home Premium SP2 64 bit.
      >>>
      >>> ~~ Matt
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> ------------------------------------
      >>>
      >>> Related Lists
      >>> PCGen's release site: http://pcgen.sourceforge.net
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      >>> PCGen's alpha build: http://pcgen.sourceforge.net/07_autobuilds.php
      >>> PCGen's JIRA Tracker: http://jira.pcgen.org
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> PCGen List File Help: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/PCGenListFileHelp/
      >>> (for assistance in creating new homebrew or official list files)
      >>>
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      >>> (for new official data source development)
      >>> Yahoo! Groups Links
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >> --
      >> Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing)
      >> Admin Silverback - PCGen Board of Directors
      >> Data 2nd, Docs Tamarin, OS Lemur
      >> Unique Title "Quick-Silverback Tracker Monkey"
      >> Unique Title "The Torturer of PCGen"
      >>
      >>
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      >>
      >
      > ------------------------------------
      >
      > Related Lists
      > PCGen's release site: http://pcgen.sourceforge.net
      > PCGen's Mailing Lists and Links: http://wiki.pcgen.org/Mailing_Lists_and_PCGen_Links
      > PCGen's alpha build: http://pcgen.sourceforge.net/07_autobuilds.php
      > PCGen's JIRA Tracker: http://jira.pcgen.org
      >
      >
      > PCGen List File Help: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/PCGenListFileHelp/
      > (for assistance in creating new homebrew or official list files)
      >
      > PCGen Experimental: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/pcgen_experimental/
      > (for new official data source development)
      > Yahoo! Groups Links
      >
      >
      >
      >


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      Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing)
      Admin Silverback - PCGen Board of Directors
      Data 2nd, Docs Tamarin, OS Lemur
      Unique Title "Quick-Silverback Tracker Monkey"
      Unique Title "The Torturer of PCGen"


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