Build settings for Mac OSX

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Tue Jul 6 10:46:22 EDT 2010

Richard Gaskin wrote:
> stephen barncard wrote:
>> In the early 90s I registered a creator code "BARN" and a document code
>> "rtfd"
>> I know the document codes are not registered anymore (and Apple uses
>> *rtfd*now). But my question is : Do I own my creator code forever?
> As forever as your memory allows:  creator codes were hotly contested 
> within Apple when the NeXT team took over, marked for deprecation a few 
> years later, and no longer supported as of Snow Leopard.

They're sort of supported. If there is no other way to determine the 
owner of the file, the creator code will be used if there is one. It's 
the last choice though.

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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