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applicationDirectorySuffix -- suffix that determines the user's application directory

Synopsis

Description

The value of applicationDirectorySuffix may also be a function of no arguments, in which case its value is used as the path. The initial value of applicationDirectorySuffix is a string whose value depends on the operating system and its conventions.

i1 : applicationDirectorySuffix

o1 = .Macaulay2/
i2 : applicationDirectory()

o2 = /home/m2user/.Macaulay2/
i3 : applicationDirectorySuffix = "local/Mac2"

o3 = local/Mac2
i4 : applicationDirectory()

o4 = /home/m2user/local/Mac2

See also

For the programmer

The object applicationDirectorySuffix is a string.