Dreamfall Chapters save files

=== Save file location ===
Since publication of Book Two Rebelshttp//redthreadgames.com/forum/topic/1604-beta-201-and-saves/, Dreamfall Chapters' save files are located in these folders

Linux and MacRed Thread Games forum thread http//redthreadgames.com/forum/topic/757-save-game-locations/ Save Game Locations
 ~/Library/Application Support/Red Thread Games/Dreamfall Chapters/

Microsoft Windows
 %APPDATA%\..\LocalLow\Red Thread Games\Dreamfall Chapters\Autosave

''Before'' Book Two Rebels, save files were located in these folders

Linux and Mac

Microsoft Windows

===Save file names===
Among other information, each save file records the name of the game section where the game saved. Under Cygwin, the following shell script can be used to list the save file names. In other environments, the line ending characters ("\n") may need to be adjusted to make it work.

, lists external game
(the one given in the loading screen) and an internal
.  Consecutive identical lines are not printed.
, for these

$APPDATA contains a DOS path, the cd works.
DFCDATA=`cd $APPDATA; cd "../LocalLow/Red Thread Games/Dreamfall Chapters"; pwd`;

, for example "VentRoom_4.1R". If it
, the name displayed in the load dialog follows after a few
. Prints the display and internal names, separated by " - ".
filt() {
    perl -w -n -e 'our $found;
        BEGIN { $found= 0; };
        local $/;
        $data= <>;
            if ($data=~ m/(A-Za-z0-9+_0-9^R_*R)\303/gs)
                my $internal= $1;
                $data=~ m/\377\377.(^\0+)\0/gs;
                print($1," - ",$internal,"\n");
        END { if (1 != $found) { print("WARNING found $found.\n"); } }' "$1";

(cd "$DFCDATA"/Autosave;
 for f in `ls -tr *.data`; do
     "BOF $f...";
     filt "$f";
     "EOF $f";
 done) ;
== References== CategoryDreamfall Chapters CategoryUtilities