[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Recursive scan folder

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From: Brian Stevens <bstevens33@...>
Date: Sun, 27 Jan 2008 15:36:59 -0700
On Jan 27, 2008, at 3:11 PM, Alain Pastor wrote:
>>> Thanks Brian & Steve.
>>> ........ but I stopped programming nearly 80 years ago.........
You really opened the door for comments on this one Alain.

>>> The problem is that the file$ function seems to return a wrong  
>>> FSSpec when it involves a folder (using _FSSpecFolder). The  
>>> misbehavior arises only when running through FBtoC although the  
>>> code compiles without errors. On the other hand, it works as  
>>> expected through FB.

Do you have an example to recreate the problem?

>>> In the code I posted previously I was not interested in finding a  
>>> specific folder but rather in dealing with the folder the user  
>>> has chosen in the Navigation Services dialog box.

The only previous posts I have from you are the IterateFolder post  
which doesn't use FILES$ and sending apple events to system  
processes. I don't see a post like the one mentioned but I've  
overlooked things before.

> The question still remains: is this a bug in my code or should I  
> report a bug to the FBtoC team?
Alain, please post the code snippet showing the problem. If it is a  
bug that will be the only post necessary.


Brian S.