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Krzysztof Jurewicz @KrzysiekJ

Base Directory Specification defines $XDG_DATA_HOME, $XDG_CONFIG_HOME and $XDG_CACHE_HOME to store user-specific: data, config and cache, respectively. The sad reality is however that many packages abuse $XDG_CONFIG_HOME and store data and/or inside that directory. Among them are:


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That’s unfortunate especially for cache, as it introduces potential to flood .