Re: Changing starting directory for video players
On 2015-05-01, Edward C. Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I use Debian 8.0 (Jessie), amd64 port, and KDE.
> Dragon Player has starting directory: ~Videos.
> VLC has starting directory: ~
> KPlayer starts at the last directory used.
> KMPlayer starts at ~/Documents.
> How do I change the starting directory for these video players? Which
> config files contain this information?
There is a freedesktop standard covering this area. It is implemented
in the Debian packages xdg-user-dirs and xdg-user-dirs-gtk. There is no
guarantee that all applications will respect the standard, of course,
but it should help you to achieve at least some consistency among them.