I'm trying to make a portable Doomsday engine installation i.e. one that can travel with me on a USB stick or in my Dropbox, and which contains my savegames and settings. My main problem right now is that the runtime directory
defaults to a location inside the local user's directory rather than in the main Doomsday dir.
The Command line options reference
did not to help me, as it seems a bit outdated and does not include any references to the runtime directory. I tried its suggestions for selecting a savegame directory. It did not work.
For a moment I thought this problem was unsolvable and the location hardcoded, but then I discovered that the runtime directory is located in a different place depending on wether I run Doomsday from Snowberry or by itself.
On its own:
"C:\Users\krank\AppData\Local\Deng Team\Doomsday Engine\runtime"
This means Snowberry's doing some magic to relocate the runtime folder. I downloaded Doomsday's source and tried sifting through SNowberry's source code but despite being familiar with python and the wx framework I as unable to find the commandline switch I'm guessing Snowberry adds (and doesn't tell you about - nothing shows up in "Preview commandline".
Anyone got any suggestions? Because aside from continuing to sift through the SNowberry python code, I'm out of ideas.