[vlc-devel] Please us this to solve #3950 (Font cache is constantly rebuilt)

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Mon Nov 29 19:57:30 CET 2010

Le lundi 29 novembre 2010 20:25:12 David Glaude, vous avez écrit :
> However, at one point VLC try (without success) to open the folowing file:
> R:\SERVER\users$\myname\Application
> Data\vlc\ef9c9ad8cc5857eb63cb3660bc8bd202-i686.cache-3

AFAICT, this is coming straight from SHGetFolderPath(CSIDL_APPDATA);

> So my guess is that at one point in time VLC (or the font stuff used
> by VLC) does confuse the UNC of my %appdata% with the R:\ of the
> location where my "media file" is located... and mix both.

This code path is definitely not dependent on the media file. I could imagine 
that it would depend on the current working drive, but even that is a bit far 

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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