> I want to read data from a file, and then create a resource from the inputed > data. Before that, I wanted to "patch" the handle at a specific byte > location before making it into a resource... > > OPEN "I",1,"ccl",1,SYSTEM(_aplVol) > cclH&=FN NEWHANDLE (942) > LONG IF cclH& > READ FILE #1, [cclH&],942 > > POKE @cclH&+242, ASC ("A") > > CALL ADDRESOURCE (cclH&,_"ccha",128,"") > CALL WRITERESOURCE (cclH&) > XELSE > BEEP > END IF > If I comment out the POKE statement, it makes a resource. When the POKE > statement is used, it doesn't work. I've also found that if I merely copy > the handle to another file (with the POKE) the change takes place. Does > anyone know how > modify a handle *and* make it a resource? > I am having a similar problem, though I load the handle from a Resource file, then poke things in according to what has changed, and then CALL CHANGEDRESOURCE and then UPDATERESFILE, but to no avail, i alos have tried WRITERESOURCE.... any hints to what I am doing wrong?