Auto-Converting Rebol filepaths to localOS formats
[1/5] from: jason::cunliffe::verizon::net at: 16-Oct-2002 0:03
Is there a snappy default way to convert Rebol style filepaths into Windows, or whatever the local systems filepath format is ? Seems like we are missing a single built-in function called "to-localOS" or even a /localOS refinement of current file and path functions
>> to-localOS %/e/JASONIC/Page1.swf
== "E:\JASONIC\Page1.swf" etc.. thanks ./Jason
[2/5] from: carl:cybercraft at: 16-Oct-2002 18:37
On 16-Oct-02, Jason Cunliffe wrote:
> Is there a snappy default way to convert Rebol style filepaths into > Windows, or whatever the local systems filepath format is ?
<<quoted lines omitted: 3>>>>> to-localOS %/e/JASONIC/Page1.swf > == "E:\JASONIC\Page1.swf"
You were almost there Jason. The words are...
>> to-local-file %/root/dir/file.txt
== %root:dir/file.txt and...
>> to-rebol-file "root:dir/file.txt"
== %/root/dir/file.txt -- Carl Read
[3/5] from: rebol:optushome:au at: 16-Oct-2002 20:12
REBOL/View 22.214.171.124.1 21-Jun-2001
>> to-local-file what-dir
>> to-rebol-file "c:\rebol\view"
== %/c/rebol/view Cheers, Allen K
[4/5] from: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 16-Oct-2002 13:19
Hi Jason, On Wednesday, October 16, 2002, 6:03:15 AM, you wrote:
>>> to-localOS %/e/JASONIC/Page1.swf >> to-local-file %/e/JASONIC/Page1.swf
>> to-rebol-file "e:\JASONIC\Page1.swf"
== %/e/JASONIC/Page1.swf Regards, Gabriele. -- Gabriele Santilli <[g--santilli--tiscalinet--it]> -- REBOL Programmer Amigan -- AGI L'Aquila -- REB: http://web.tiscali.it/rebol/index.r
[5/5] from: jason:cunliffe:verizon at: 16-Oct-2002 11:51
>> to-local-file %/e/JASONIC/Page1.swf > == %e:\JASONIC\Page1.swf
doh! thanks all. Rebol is so nice so often How could I have I missed that one ? ..it must've been very late ./Jason
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