Setting Document Associations With OS X (was Re: Help with setRegistry?)

Troy Rollins troy at
Fri Aug 2 13:09:01 EDT 2002

On Friday, August 2, 2002, at 11:49  AM, Ken Ray wrote:

> OK, I'm back. :-)
> Here's what you need to do in OS X... I'm assuming a creator code of 
> "STS1"
> and an extension of "sts" - remember the original app was called 
> "TestAE":
> 1) Create your standalone (in my case it was "").
> 2) Find your standalone in the Finder, control-click it and choose "Show
> Package Contents".

My tests break down at step 2. My machine lists the standalone as a 
"classic application" (obviously I built as an OSX application), and not 
a package - therefore it will not open with "Show Package Contents" 
(that menu item never gets shown).


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