Quantcast WoWInterface - View Single Post - Vista Users - UAC and You
View Single Post
09-16-08, 11:24 PM   #23
Premium Member
WoWInterface Super Mod
AddOn Author - Click to view addons
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 818
Originally Posted by Vyper View Post
His post was actually not about installing in a different directory but rather making the addons folder a symbolic link to a different unprotected directory.
Okay I misunderstood; I thought he was symlinking the entire WoW directory.

In any case, NTFS has always supported junctions so it's not a real issue, and there are (albeit difficult-to-use) Microsoft-created utilities for them (and "dir" natively supports them, for example). I do think this might be something a bit risky, though. Certainly an option, though.
It's my turn next.

Shakespeare liked regexes too!
  Reply With Quote