Problem saving image for file

Peter Bogdanoff bogdanoff at me.com
Sat Jul 28 17:37:59 EDT 2018


Hi,

Try using this syntax:
export image "tImage"  to file "/tempMedia/testimage.jpg" as JPEG

I think you need binfile to read but not to write.
Peter


> On Jul 28, 2018, at 1:41 PM, Stephen MacLean via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi All,
> 
> Been a long time since I’ve done file work with LC, but I’m having an issue saving an image to a file:
> 
> # set the defaultFolder to the folder containing the stackfile
> 
> set the itemDelimiter to slash
> 
> get the effective filename of this stack
> 
> set the defaultFolder to item 1 to -2 of it
> 
> put tTempCrop into URL "binfile:/tempMedia/testimage.jpg"
> 
> 
> results in a “Can’t open file” error.
> 
> Trying to save to a folder called “tempMedia” that is in the same directory as the stack.
> 
> Mac OS 10.12.6, 9.01 RC1 Business.
> 
> TIA,
> 
> Steve MacLean
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