Open application when file double clicked

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Tue Feb 24 16:15:08 EST 2015

On 2/24/2015 2:56 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> J. Landman Gay wrote:
>> On 2/24/2015 1:53 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
>>> How do you handle your documents on Mac without aevt/odoc?  Why is this
>>> bug one that's only being filed now?  Do all of you who make
>>> document-centric apps put your ae handlers in frontScripts?  No one else
>>> has seen this but Peter and me?
>> Well, in my case, I haven't written a document-centered app in some
>> years. But back when I did use an appleEvent, it worked. And if I
>> remember right, I put the handler into the stack script.
>> If I could remember which app that was I'd go look, but it's been so
>> long I can't even remember that. But there was no bug back when I was
>> doing it.
> Was that in MetaCard?

Could be but it's all a blur. I spent several years working in both MC 
and Rev, bouncing between the two for different apps. I remember there 
was one version of Rev that forgot to include the AE library though. 
That got fixed in the next release.

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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