Returns the full path of a special directory using its logical id.
On UNIX this is done using the XDG special user directories.
For compatibility with existing practise,
falls back to
$HOME/Desktop when XDG special user directories have
not been set up.
Depending on the platform, the user might be able to change the path of the special directory without requiring the session to restart; GLib will not reflect any change once the special directories are loaded.
The logical id of special directory.
The path to the specified special
|The data is owned by the called function.|
|The return value can be |
|The value is a file system path, using the OS encoding.|