Shell Commands not working in Rev 1.1.1 According to Docs
drvaughan55 at mac.com
Sat Aug 10 16:17:01 EDT 2002
On Sunday, August 11, 2002, at 06:41 , Sivakatirswami wrote:
> IN theory the following should work in Rev... As this is straight out
> of the
> current documentation
> on mouseUp
> put empty into fld "Terminal Output"
> set shellCommand to "/bin/tcsh"
> put shell("ls -l *.txt") into fld "Terminal Output"
> put the result after fld "Terminal Output"
> end mouseUp
> The above returns:
> "ls -l *.txt" in Rev
> In MC 2.4.3 it returns the expected:
> -rw-r--r-- 1 katir staff 1425 Aug 3 16:06 test.txt
> Since the doc in rev indicate this should be working....why doesn't it?
Since you are asking this question, I assume you are using a Mac. Rev
1.1.1 docs mark that the shell function does not work on OS 9 and OS X.
It works in OS X using the Rev 1.5 release (Kevin, do you mind our
leaking these things?) - it was one of the first things I tested. Hang
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