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Wireshark-users: Re: [Wireshark-users] Portable Wireshark Settings

From: "Misc" <misc@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 11 Aug 2007 23:23:32 +0000 (UTC)
Guy Harris wrote:

>...unless you have multiple users on the machine using the same 
>application, in which case their settings are shared, whether they
>want that or not.  (And, yes, that happens even with Windows.)  It's
>not as if portable is all benefits and no costs....
>(There's also the question of an app that's fetched from a network
>file server....)

With computers becoming very cheap, we're at the stage where each
"user" has his/her own computer. Hence no need to share one machine
between several users (which usually results in a total mess, not
resolvable by different AppData folders anyway) :)