Extracting Resources from MacOS X Resource Files

Richmond Mathewson geradamas at yahoo.com
Thu Jan 22 14:55:59 EST 2009

Richard Gaskin wrote:

"It appears to be a file, and if indeed it contains icons it's just 
another example of Apple not following their own guidelines, which 
suggest that icons should be put in icns files within the app's bundle."

download this:


it will open the iTune.rsrc file and reveal that it contains:

icns (Tut, tut)
PICT files (very, very old-fashioned)
PNGf images

sincerely, Richmond Mathewson.


A Thorn in the flesh is better than a failed Systems Development Life Cycle.


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