"set the externals" routine for enhanced QT no longer working
wow at together.net
Thu Nov 5 10:56:29 CST 2009
Trevor DeVore wrote:
> On Nov 5, 2009, at 11:43 AM, Richard Miller wrote:
>> Used to work fine. But that's not important. What do you suggest I do
>> to get it working now? I'd prefer to have one standalone file. That
>> was the reason for putting the binary data into the custom property
>> to begin with... to avoid a separate DLL file to download.
> I'm not sure how it could of worked unless the engine has an
> undocumented feature whereby it can load the binary data of an
> external. If it does then that would be very cool. I've never heard of
> that before though.
>> Sounds like you are saying the below routine would work fine if I
>> simply included the DLL as a separate file and avoided the custom
>> property/variable approach.
> You have to point 'the externals' property to a file on disk. You
> could try spitting out your binary data into a file in the temp
> directory and then assigning the externals property of the stack to
> that temp file.
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