[futurebasic] Re: [FB] [FBII] [INIT] resource file

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From: "keller" <keller@...>
Date: Tue, 21 Sep 1999 20:11:08 -0500
> keller said something like:
> 
>>
>> What toolbox calls should I use to find out the volRefNumber of the
>> extensions folder so that I can access my resource fork (and numerous
>> strings)?
>>
>> TIA
>>
>> Anders
>>
>
> You should use FINDFOLDER, but that will give you a Volume Ref NOT a
> Working Ref.  If you need a Working Ref, then you will have to create it
> yourself.  If you are now lost - please see Rick's notes on this topic,
> they will help you understand the difference.
>
> Jamin

Thanks, Jamin.
I was reduced to getting my file like this, "Macintosh HD:System
Folder:Extensions:MyINIT". Not good since I can't expect my users to edit
the STR# resource themselves.

But where are Rick's notes?

Anders