AW: how can I wait for revCopyFolder execution?
Tiemo Hollmann TB
toolbook at kestner.de
Thu Aug 11 08:00:46 EDT 2011
thanks for your quick answer, I will give it a try.
Because you have another approach I assume that it is a standard behavior
with rev commands, that they don't wait?
Up to know I presumed that every command is waiting up to it's end of
execution. Are there more commands, which are not waiting?
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> An: How to use LiveCode
> Betreff: Re: how can I wait for revCopyFolder execution?
> Here's a sample AppleScript.
> tell application "Finder"
> set myFile to POSIX file "~/desktop/file.txt"
> set myNewFile to POSIX file "~/desktop/file2.txt"
> copy myFile to myNewFile
> end tell
> on error myErr number myNr
> set myScript to "answer error \"A problem occurred (" & myErr &
> tell application "LiveCode 4.6.1" to do script myScript
> end try
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> On 11 aug 2011, at 12:54, Tiemo Hollmann TB wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I want to copy a big folder by script and wait for the result to prompt
> > appropriate message.
> > But after fireing revCopyFolder my script runs on without waiting for
> > execution of revCopyFolder.
> > Is this a normal behavior? Anything I can do to wait for the finish?
> > Thanks
> > Tiemo
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