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// Copyright 2016 The Chromium Authors. All rights reserved.
// Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style license that can be
// found in the LICENSE file.
#include "chrome/install_static/user_data_dir.h"
#include <windows.h>
#include <assert.h>
#include "chrome/chrome_elf/nt_registry/nt_registry.h"
#include "chrome/install_static/install_details.h"
#include "chrome/install_static/install_util.h"
#include "chrome/install_static/policy_path_parser.h"
namespace install_static {
namespace {
std::wstring* g_user_data_dir;
std::wstring* g_invalid_user_data_dir;
// Retrieves a registry policy for the user data directory from the registry, if
// one is set. If there's none set in either HKLM or HKCU, |user_data_dir| will
// be unmodified.
void GetUserDataDirFromRegistryPolicyIfSet(const InstallConstants& mode,
std::wstring* user_data_dir) {
std::wstring policies_path = L"SOFTWARE\\Policies\\";
AppendChromeInstallSubDirectory(mode, false /* !include_suffix */,
std::wstring value;
constexpr wchar_t kUserDataDirRegistryKeyName[] = L"UserDataDir";
// First, try HKLM.
if (nt::QueryRegValueSZ(nt::HKLM, nt::NONE, policies_path.c_str(),
kUserDataDirRegistryKeyName, &value)) {
*user_data_dir = ExpandPathVariables(value);
// Second, try HKCU.
if (nt::QueryRegValueSZ(nt::HKCU, nt::NONE, policies_path.c_str(),
kUserDataDirRegistryKeyName, &value)) {
*user_data_dir = ExpandPathVariables(value);
std::wstring MakeAbsoluteFilePath(const std::wstring& input) {
wchar_t file_path[MAX_PATH];
if (!_wfullpath(file_path, input.c_str(), _countof(file_path)))
return std::wstring();
return file_path;
// The same as GetUserDataDirectory(), but directly queries the global command
// line object for the --user-data-dir flag. This is the more commonly used
// function, where GetUserDataDirectory() is used primiarily for testing.
bool GetUserDataDirectoryUsingProcessCommandLine(
const InstallConstants& mode,
std::wstring* result,
std::wstring* invalid_supplied_directory) {
return GetUserDataDirectoryImpl(
GetSwitchValueFromCommandLine(::GetCommandLine(), kUserDataDirSwitch),
mode, result, invalid_supplied_directory);
// Populates |result| with the default User Data directory for the current
// user. Returns false if all attempts at locating a User Data directory fail.
// TODO(ananta)
// Unify this with the Browser Distribution code.
bool GetDefaultUserDataDirectory(const InstallConstants& mode,
std::wstring* result) {
// This environment variable should be set on Windows Vista and later
// (
std::wstring user_data_dir = GetEnvironmentString16(L"LOCALAPPDATA");
if (user_data_dir.empty()) {
// LOCALAPPDATA was not set; fallback to the temporary files path.
DWORD size = ::GetTempPath(0, nullptr);
if (!size)
return false;
user_data_dir.resize(size + 1);
size = ::GetTempPath(size + 1, &user_data_dir[0]);
if (!size || size >= user_data_dir.size())
return false;
if ((*result)[result->length() - 1] != L'\\')
AppendChromeInstallSubDirectory(mode, true /* include_suffix */, result);
result->append(L"User Data");
return true;
} // namespace
bool GetUserDataDirectoryImpl(
const std::wstring& user_data_dir_from_command_line,
const InstallConstants& mode,
std::wstring* result,
std::wstring* invalid_supplied_directory) {
std::wstring user_data_dir = user_data_dir_from_command_line;
GetUserDataDirFromRegistryPolicyIfSet(mode, &user_data_dir);
// On Windows, trailing separators leave Chrome in a bad state. See
while (!user_data_dir.empty() &&
(user_data_dir.back() == '\\' || user_data_dir.back() == '/')) {
bool got_valid_directory =
!user_data_dir.empty() && RecursiveDirectoryCreate(user_data_dir);
if (!got_valid_directory) {
*invalid_supplied_directory = user_data_dir;
got_valid_directory = GetDefaultUserDataDirectory(mode, &user_data_dir);
// The Chrome implementation CHECKs() here in the browser process. We
// don't as this function is used to initialize crash reporting, so
// we would get no report of this failure.
if (!got_valid_directory)
return false;
*result = MakeAbsoluteFilePath(user_data_dir);
return true;
bool GetUserDataDirectory(std::wstring* user_data_dir,
std::wstring* invalid_user_data_dir) {
if (!g_user_data_dir) {
g_user_data_dir = new std::wstring();
g_invalid_user_data_dir = new std::wstring();
if (!GetUserDataDirectoryUsingProcessCommandLine(
InstallDetails::Get().mode(), g_user_data_dir,
g_invalid_user_data_dir)) {
return false;
*user_data_dir = *g_user_data_dir;
if (invalid_user_data_dir)
*invalid_user_data_dir = *g_invalid_user_data_dir;
return true;
} // namespace install_static