Sending GNC data to a different directory

Josh Sled jsled at
Fri Aug 5 09:50:14 EDT 2005

On Fri, 2005-08-05 at 23:34 +1000, Andrew Greig wrote:
> Save early save often! I do that, so now I have a rapidly expanding
> population of backup files in my home directory.  To keep things simple
> I would like to direct all saves to ~/GnuCashData/ so that I can still
> deal esily with the hidden directories in ~/.  I have made the
> GnuCashData directory and have looked through the .gnucash folder and
> files, for a line that may indicate the current "save to" location, with
> no result.  How do I change the default directory under gnc, please?

Those files are saved into the same directory as the data-file.  So,
`File > Save As...` will let you change where the data-file is saved.


-- - `a=jsled;; echo ${a}@${b}`

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