[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Any way at all?

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From: Robert Covington <artlythere@...>
Date: Mon, 3 Sep 2001 00:53:00 -0400
>on 8/31/01 3:12 PM, Robert Covington at artlythere@... wrote:
>
>> Is there any way for a FB3 app to integrate into/with a C++ app?
>>
>> Appleevents? Anything? (they still might not go for it)
>>
>> Is there anybody here who can port FB3 to functional C++?


Hi Charlie.

>Robert,
>
>Presuming the C++ is running on a Mac one would have to suppose it can
>handle Appleevents. Assuming, also, that the C++ can be modified you can use
>the straightforward interface that Staz developed in the FBII AppleEvents
>filter for text Appleevents.

Hmm.

>If the C++ can't be modified but has its own set of Appleevents defined then
>you can make FB^3 send and respond to those events. Somewhat tougher but
>definitely doable.

That is what I am thinking.

>If neither of the above apply you may be SOL. Are there specs for the C++
>system?

I don't know what the specs are yet. This would be a for a feature/plugin
for a larger app.

Being SOL might be best for all concerned. :)  Me, and them. :)

Robert