[futurebasic] Re: [FB] FOLDER Over Efficency

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From: George Beckman <gbeckman@...>
Date: Sat, 11 Oct 2003 12:11:11 -0700
on 10/11/03 7:12 AM, Alain Pastor at apastor@... wrote:

> Help folder share the same volume and the same parent directory).
> The Toolbox function FSMakeFSSpec can return an error, if the
> file/folder doesn't exist.
> Note that the FSSpec might be valid even in that case so that you can
> create a non existant file or folder.
> Once you have determined that the Help Folder is there, you can then
> build the FSSpec for the Help file located inside. The dirID of the
> Help Folder becomes the parID of the Help file.
> It is less concise than your piece of code, but here is an example

Thanks Alain.   I think this will work fine.   One question... will this
break if a user runs this in 9.n+ with Carbon 1.6+ ?
Best Wishes,

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