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# Use Glow to view this page in your terminal
glow http://as10779.net/txts/xdg.md
# If you have Nix on your system
nix --extra-experimental-features "nix-command flakes" run "nixpkgs#glow" -- http://as10779.net/txts/xdg.md

The XDG Base Directory Specification is not some new thing, it's been around for a while. Writing a new project? Use it. Updating an old project? Use it. It's not hard to implement, and it's not hard to use.

This is super easy to implement, you probably don't even need a library. But if you are lazy: