AW: where do I find the temp folder on a Mac?
Tiemo Hollmann TB
toolbook at kestner.de
Tue Nov 18 09:03:49 CST 2008
Hi Dave and Klaus,
enlightning :) I found my temp as you described under 1.
Why I wanted to find it? Because I write some stuff into it (which is being
deleted after program end) and I wanted to SEE (with my eyes:), if I wrote
it to the right place.
> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: use-revolution-bounces at lists.runrev.com [mailto:use-revolution-
> bounces at lists.runrev.com] Im Auftrag von Klaus Major
> Gesendet: Dienstag, 18. November 2008 15:45
> An: How to use Revolution
> Betreff: Re: where do I find the temp folder on a Mac?
> Hi Tiemo Hollmann,
> > Beeing not a Mac guy, I don't know where I find the temp folder on a
> > Mac. I
> > used the specialfolderpath("temp") and according to Kens website
> > (@Eric: I
> > used the docs!) it is supposed to be: /private/tmp/501/Temporary
> > Items, but
> > I don't see it. Actually I don't even find the "private" path. Is it
> > hidden,
> > and if yes, how to show it?
> obviously there are more than ONE temp folder on OS X and they may be
> different on other machines!
> put specialfolderpath("temp") -> /Users/klaus/Library/Caches/
> put the tempname -> /private/var/folders/lK/lKjzn8FMEkS6hmXTm6HEDE++
> VERY cryptic = geeky :-)
> Why do you wan to "find" these folders?
> Do you really want to check them in the Finder?
> The easiest way to "go" there would be to simply uzse Rev to open
> these folders :-)
> Put this into the message box
> launch document specialfolderpath("temp")
> set itemdel to "/";launch document (item 1 to -2 of the tempname)
> > Thanks
> > Tiemo
> Klaus Major
> klaus at major-k.de
> Regarding your last post:
> Oh boy, shame on me ;(...
> You know what to do?!!!
> And this is the text you should HANDwrite 200 times:
> I will use Erics merveillieux Revolution Search Engine the next time!
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