[tomboy-list] one Tomboy note for dual boots
sanfordarmstrong at gmail.com
Tue Jan 26 09:48:13 PST 2010
(don't forget to reply-all so your reply goes to the list next time)
I can't look up details right now, but I'm sure if you google "windows
set environment variable" you'll find the instructions for doing it in
Windows Vista, and if you ask in the Ubuntu Forums they will help you
set an environment variable in Ubuntu.
Or maybe someone else on the list will help. :-)
On Tue, Jan 26, 2010 at 9:28 AM, Agus Susanto <gusanto at gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes, it is actually written in the last line of this page
> The problem is that I don't know how to do it since it is not explained in
> Please show me how to do it both in Ubuntu and Vista (assumed I have created
> a directory for this purpose called "tom_boy" (/osshare/tom_boy).
> Many thanks.
> Sandy Armstrong wrote:
>> On Tue, Jan 26, 2010 at 8:58 AM, Agus Susanto <gusanto at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I'm using Tomboy on my dual boots laptop (Ubuntu and Vista). I have one
>>> partition (osshare) dedicated to storing data accessible from both
>>> What I understand, Tomboy notes are stored in particular assigned
>>> depending on the operating system. I want to store my Tomboy notes on
>>> osshare so they will be available whether I'm running Ubuntu or Vista. Is
>>> there any simple way for this particular problem?
>> Yes. First, create a directory on osshare, and copy the contents of
>> your note directory  there.
>> Then, on each operating system, set the TOMBOY_PATH environment
>> variable to the directory where you want your notes to be stored.
>> I only recommend doing this if you are using Tomboy 1.0 or greater,
>> since previously configuration data that should not be shared was also
>> stored in the note directory.
>> Hope this helps,
>>  http://live.gnome.org/Tomboy/Directories
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