[futurebasic] Re: [FB] open file

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From: Ted Spencer <tedspencer50@...>
Date: Thu, 9 Aug 2012 16:52:07 -0400
On 9 Aug, 2012, at 4:41 PM, Bernie wrote:
> 
> fn FD_SpecialDirectoryCreateCFURL( _kUserDomain, _kDocumentsFolderType, @url )
> fn FD_SpecialDirectoryCreateCFURL( _kUserDomain, _kDesktopFolderType, @url )
> fn FD_SpecialDirectoryCreateCFURL( _kUserDomain, _kPreferencesFolderType, @url )
> fn FD_SpecialDirectoryCreateCFURL( _kUserDomain, _kApplicationsFolderType, @url )
> …..
> 
>> What are these FD_ ... things?
> 
> A set of utility functions for handling files and directories. See Util_FileDirectory.incl in Headers.

For heaven's sake... There they are...
> 
> It looks for the file in the application folder (the folder containing the app), not necessarily the Applications folder.

Silly me... Of course it works now...

Got it! Thanks...

Gee: by the time I go up in flames I'll know 1/1000th of what I need to know to actually do something useful.

t