Where do I find a list of resource types?
janschenkel at yahoo.com
Wed Dec 17 08:13:43 EST 2008
--- Tiemo Hollmann TB <toolbook at kestner.de> wrote:
> I want to replace with an updater a file in another
> app with copyResource(),
> but I don't find the needed resource type of a file,
> which I need as a
> parameter for copyResource. In the docs I have found
> "XCMD", but I don't
> know, what it stands for and if it is valid for all
> type of files?
> Can anybody give me a hint to a resource type list?
Rather than copying rezsources one at a time, you may
want to read the entire resource fork in one go and
write that out.
on CopyFile pFilePath, pDestPath
put URL ("binfile:" & pFilePath) into tDataFork
put URL ("resfile:" & pFilePath) into tRsrcFork
put tDataFork into URL ("binfile:" & pDestPath)
put tRsrcFork into URL ("resfile:" & pDestPath)
Of course, you can store the data and resource forks
inside custom properties for your updater to spit out
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