renaming files

Ken Ray kray at sonsothunder.com
Wed Feb 4 12:09:45 CST 2009




On 2/4/09 9:45 AM, "Jim Ault" <JimAultWins at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Use the rename command, but you need to be careful.
> 
> You should do a few checks as you go, such as
> 
> 
> if there is a file (tFullPathName) then
>    rename tFullPathName to tNewFullPathName
>    wait 20 milliseconds --for the hard drive task to finish
>    if there is not a file (tNewFullPathName) then

Doesn't the rename command return an error in the result if it can't do the
renaming? Or am I misremembering this...

Ken Ray
Sons of Thunder Software, Inc.
Email: kray at sonsothunder.com
Web Site: http://www.sonsothunder.com/





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