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Support storing data outside the userData folder?

See original GitHub issue

Perhaps if filePath is an absolute user directory then it would just write to that folder. e.g…


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  • State:closed
  • Created 7 years ago
  • Comments:8 (8 by maintainers)

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davejcommented, Mar 9, 2017

I guess alternatively this could be abstracted as a separate module that electron-storage relies on. In this case electron-storage with simply process the paths and wrap the new abstracted module.

ranyitzcommented, Mar 9, 2017

I think we should update ya-storage, but the changes are very subtle and will be discovered easily by the tests.

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