AW: AW: Where do I find a list of resource types?
Tiemo Hollmann TB
toolbook at kestner.de
Wed Dec 17 07:51:53 CST 2008
you are right, sometimes statement definition is useful! In my case it is a
file (stack, external) in a bundle.app
I should have known, that ditto does the job :) ditto makes your day as I've
You don't just have the ditto parameters on hand for doing that job? Or are
they the same, as copying "normal" files?
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> Von: use-revolution-bounces at lists.runrev.com [mailto:use-revolution-
> bounces at lists.runrev.com] Im Auftrag von Klaus Major
> Gesendet: Mittwoch, 17. Dezember 2008 14:39
> An: How to use Revolution
> Betreff: Re: AW: Where do I find a list of resource types?
> Hi Tiemo and Jan
> > Hi Jan,
> > I have created two different modes in my updater
> > 1. complete bundle.app (works)
> > 2. single file (stack, external,...) within a bundle
> > For the second option I was looking for a copy/replace file of asingle
> > resource file, not the entire resource fork. Thats why I was
> > looking at
> > copyResource() and the resource type.
> > For your approach I would need a binfile and a resfile, what I
> > wanted to
> > avoid. Coming from Windows resource forks are suspicious :).
> > Actually I
> > don't even know exactly what a resource fork is...
> > Or is it not possible at all to replace an existing file in a bundle
> > without
> > changing the resource fork?
> I think you should first compare/check what you both mean by
> "resource"! :-)
> For old Mac users, like Jan and me, this is a "relict" from old Mac OS
> < 9 days,
> when icons, sounds etc. were stored INSIDE of the (application) file(s).
> I think Tiemo wants to replace some parts of a (binary) file, right?
> If yes then you can simply replace (with "ditto" :-) for example these
> files even when they are currently being used.
> > Thanks for any claryfing
> > Tiemo
> Klaus Major
> klaus at major-k.de
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