setting defaultFolder in V8

William Prothero prothero at earthednet.org
Mon Apr 18 13:41:52 EDT 2016


PS: This code works fine in LC7.
Bill

> On Apr 18, 2016, at 10:40 AM, William Prothero <prothero at earthednet.org> wrote:
> 
> Folks:
> I was just trying to get a list of folders in version 8 rc1, OSX El Capitan. It doesn’t seem to set the defaultFolder, so I can’t get a list of folders.
> 
> I do:
> on mouseUp
> 
> 	put appNavParams["home"]["path"]&"/ appStacks/lessonsstacks" into lessonsPath
> 
> 	set the defaultFolder to lessonsPath
> 
> 	put the defaultFolder into tPath
> 
> 	put the detailed folders into tLessons
> 
> p	ut the files into tFiles
> 
> end mouseUp
> 
> 
> The defaultFolder is set to the engine path and isn’t changed to the value I set it to. This is the same in DP16. When I list the files, it always shows the files in the engine folder.
> 
> Am I doing something wrong, or is it a bug?
> 
> Best,
> Bill
> 
> 
> 
> 
> William Prothero, Ph.D.
> University of California, Santa Barbara, Emeritus
> prothero at earthednet.org <mailto:prothero at earthednet.org>
> 
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