mobile: pick image without importing?

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Wed Jan 24 18:25:31 EST 2018

Brian Milby wrote:

 > On Wed, Jan 24, 2018 at 12:16 AM Richard Gaskin wrote:
 >> Do we have a way to obtain a file path for an image on mobile?
 >> I see mobilePickImage, but it insists on importing a copy of the
 >> image, and what I'm really after is a reference to the image file.
 > I’m not sure this is possible... due to the sandbox you can only see
 > paths of files in a restricted subset of the file system.

I figured as much, but it seems odd to allow file paths for audio and 
video files, yet not for images.

(Then again, I can't say for sure mobilePickMedia works at all since it 
only returns empty on Android in v9dp11).

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
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