Power Status (was Re: Because LC can't do two things at once.)

Peter TB Brett peter.brett at livecode.com
Sun Mar 8 04:43:17 EDT 2015

On 2015-03-07 16:33, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> Mark Wieder wrote:
>> And now that I'm looking at it again, I don't think that's the proper
>> format for the url command. It should be
>> put url "file:///sys/class/power_supply/BAT0/status" into tStatus
> Oddly, I find that LC's file I/O routines don't work with *NIX virtual
> file system elements.  I can use cat in shell to get those values, but
> neither LC's open/read/close nor get url options for work me.

Ouch.  Please file a bug report - I think this is something we need to 
look into.  Thanks!


Dr Peter Brett
LiveCode Engine Development Team

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