rename folder not working?

Mark Wieder ahsoftware at sonic.net
Wed Dec 13 19:49:09 EST 2017


On 12/13/2017 04:35 PM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote:
> I am trying to rename a folder using this command:
> 
> rename folder "/Users/bobsneidar/Documents/Installs/Childrens Law Center/201/" to "/Users/bobsneidar/Documents/Installs/bobtest/201/" and it fails with no errors in a try catch statement. I know I have permissions because this is the folders structure I create forms in all the time.
> 
> Any ideas? MacOS 10.13.1 LC 8.1.8

I don't think you can rename anything other than the endpoint. Try

rename folder "/Users/bobsneidar/Documents/Installs/Childrens Law 
Center" to "/Users/bobsneidar/Documents/Installs/bobtest"

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  Mark Wieder
  ahsoftware at gmail.com




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