System dependant functions (skeletons) to retrieve user and system base dirs.
[blender.git] / intern / ghost / intern / GHOST_SystemCarbon.h
index 9e270e6499062b638d0873b65fa08a73a77eeba0..b27d7917377953c418d302e2585011c04c6dcb6d 100644 (file)
@@ -190,6 +190,20 @@ public:
         */
        virtual void putClipboard(GHOST_TInt8 *buffer, bool selection) const;
 
+       /**
+        * Determine the base dir in which shared resources are located. It will first try to use
+        * "unpack and run" path, then look for properly installed path, not including versioning.
+        * @return Unsigned char string pointing to system dir (eg /usr/share/blender/).
+        */
+       virtual GHOST_TUns8* getSystemDir() const;
+
+       /**
+        * Determine the base dir in which user configuration is stored, not including versioning.
+        * If needed, it will create the base directory.
+        * @return Unsigned char string pointing to user dir (eg ~/.blender/).
+        */
+       virtual GHOST_TUns8* getUserDir() const;
+
 protected:
        /**
         * Initializes the system.