OS X & answer file

Monte Goulding monte at sweattechnologies.com
Tue Mar 18 17:21:01 EST 2003

> >
> > Saving the stack will restore the creator type.  You can bypass the
> > File
> > menu problem in 2.0 by holding down the option key when choosing open.
> > We're looking at a way to allow handling both the .rev extension and
> > the
> > file type together in that dialog, but I don't know for sure if it
> > will make
> > the cut for 2.0 or not.
> >
> In 1.1.1 I found that I can work around this by opening Rev first, then
> double-clicking on my stack file in the Finder. This opens the stack in
> Rev, then I can save, and proceed.
It's great to see the Rev folks are already working on this. Thanks for
everyone's comments. Personally I hope that a cross-platform syntax for ask
and answer file comes out of this as it seems unnecessary for us to allways
script this. Something like:

answer file "Open a file:" with filter "*.txt" or type "TEXT"



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