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Topic: Re: PathName in Mac
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 57917
From: Deleted User
Date: 5/29/2002 05:29 PM

>I'm making a plugin that must be used on PC and
>Mac. The Pc version wasn't that hard, but the Mac version is something else.
>I'm using my own filesys and I open a file in my code :
>AVDocOpenFromFile( path, fs, NULL )
> with path = ASPathName
> fs = ASFileSys // my own
>Now comes the problem :
> in the Win - code :
> strcpy( ( char * )path,"ACS@def/p1/d1/e1" );
> in the Mac - code it has to be a SFReply* struct.

An SFReply is only needed if you want your plug-in to run under
Acrobat 2.1 or earlier. Otherwise, I would suggest you pass a
pointer to an FSSpec to ASFileSysCreatePathName.

// --------------------------

ASPathName TFiles::FSSpecToASPathName( FSSpecPtr inFSSpecPtr )
ASPathName theASPathName ;


#if _Acrobat21Compatible_

SFReply theReply ;
ASInt16 theWDRefNum ;

OpenWD( inFSSpecPtr->vRefNum,
inFSSpecPtr->parID, 'fTmp', &theWDRefNum ) ;

BlockMoveData( &inFSSpecPtr->name[0],
&theReply.fName[0], inFSSpecPtr->name[0] + 1 ) ;
theReply.vRefNum = theWDRefNum ;
// working directory ref num
theReply.good = true ;
theReply.copy = false ;
theReply.fType = '****' ;

theASPathName = ASPathFromPlatformPath ( &theReply ) ;

#else // use the new way

ASFileSys theASFileSys ;
ASAtom theFSSpecASAtom ;

theASFileSys = ASGetDefaultFileSys() ;

if ( ! ASAtomExistsForString ( "FSSpec",
&theFSSpecASAtom ) )
theFSSpecASAtom = ASAtomFromString (
"FSSpec" ) ;

theASPathName = ASFileSysCreatePathName (
theASFileSys, theFSSpecASAtom, inFSSpecPtr, NULL ) ;



return theASPathName ;

} // end FSSpecToASPathName

// --------------------------


Mark Gavin
Vice President, Software Development
Digital Applications, Inc.
60 South Lansdowne Avenue
Lansdowne, PA 19050
(610) 284-4006

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