[REBOL] Can't double-click rebol scripts on iMac
From: al:bri:xtra at: 26-Aug-2002 16:54
Sabin Densmore wrote:
> The trouble I've found -- this weekend trying to automate some file
handling tasks on my iMac -- is that Rebol is not native to each OS. An
instance of Rebol has to be running in order to execute the .r scripts -- or
am I missing something?
> I ended up using Applescript, because it would run on double-click from
the desktop. Same with some apps I'm working on for windows -- Rebol has to
be running to launch the apps.
> Is there a way around this?
There has to be an association in the operating system between files with
the extension ".r" and the Rebol interpreter. With this association, the
iMac operating system will automatically launch Rebol and "give it" the file
that's been double clicked on. The association is usually created when
Rebol/View is installed, but not for Rebol/Core.
Perhaps you could try installing Rebol/View on your iMac?
I hope that helps!
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