put URL "binfile:" behavior different between message box and handler?

Frank D. Engel, Jr. fde101 at fjrhome.net
Fri Sep 17 18:04:41 EDT 2004


Thank you both, that works perfectly.

Is this behavior to be expected, or should this be bugzilla'd?  I would 
think of this as a bug, but I did a quick search and came up empty...

At any rate it works this way!

On Sep 17, 2004, at 3:53 PM, Klaus Major wrote:

> Hi all,
>> On 17 Sep 2004, at 20:01, Frank D. Engel, Jr. wrote:
>>> Okay, it seems I'm at it again.
>>> I have a handler in an image, which contains the following block of 
>>> code:
>>>   answer file "Select an image to insert:" as sheet
>>>   put it into l
>>>   if l is not empty and there is a file l then
>>>     answer l
>>>     set the lockLocation of me to true
>>>     put URL "binfile:" & l into me #####HERE
>>>     set the lockLocation of me to false
>>>   end if
>>> I select a PNG or JPEG image file when prompted, the "answer l" 
>>> command (obviously for debugging purposes) displays the correct 
>>> filename, and an all-white image is inserted where a nice, fancy, 
>>> colorful one should be.  Using
>>> put URL "binfile:/Users/username/Desktop/afile.png" into image 
>>> "imageName"
>> Try replacing the line marked HERE with this;
>>     put URL ("binfile:" & l) into me
> Yes, the latest engines seem to be more sensible to "missing quotes" 
> ;-)
>> Cheers
>> Dave
> Regards
> Klaus Major
> klaus at major-k.de
> http://www.major-k.de
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