relative path to stack in send

Joel Rees joel at alpsgiken.gr.jp
Tue Oct 21 02:13:49 EDT 2003


None of these seem to work:

    send "gimmeSomeOThatStuff" to stack "../Gurobaru stack.rev"
    send "gimmeSomeOThatStuff" to stack "file:../Gurobaru stack.rev"
    send "gimmeSomeOThatStuff" to stack URL "file:../Gurobaru stack.rev"

This works, but only if Gurobaru stack is already open:

    send "gimmeSomeOThatStuff" to stack "Gurobaru stack"

This works, even if Gurobaru stack is not open.

Does send to another stack require absolute paths when the target stack
is not open? Is there no way to use relative paths? 

-- 
Joel Rees, programmer, Systems Group
Altech Corporation (Alpsgiken), Osaka, Japan
http://www.alpsgiken.co.jp
----------------------

"When software is patentable, anything is patentable." 
(http://swpat.ffii.org)



More information about the Use-livecode mailing list