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Re: [StrongED] Transient 2.08b

In article <2d048e4754.fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx>,
   Fred Graute <fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> In message <5447834f11cvjazz@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>           Chris Newman <cvjazz@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> > I'm using 2.08b as both a RAM disc for "Temporary" storage & as a bin. At the
> > moment, all the saves & deletes go to the same directory so they are all
> > mixed up. Is it possible to easily separate the saves from the bins;perhaps
> > have two different destinations.
> >
> > I've looked at "Rules" in the Help manual but they don't seem to do what I
> > need.

> They should do. To filter saves and deletes to different users you'd set
> the rules to something like this:

>   User         Application           Filetypes       Pattern
> -----------------------------------------------------------------
>   Bin          TrapDelete            *               **
>   Default      *                     *               **

> What this says is that all objects sent to Transient from TrapDelete are
> to be filed under user 'Bin'. Everything else is filed under 'Default'.

> You'll need to use the iconbar-menu > Edit users... to add a user called
> 'Bin', and replace 'Default' with the name of your standard user.

> Once user and rules are set up, saves and deletes should go to separate
> users (no need to restart Transient).

Smashing. That works perfectly. Being a bear of little brain I couldn't work
that out from the helpfile examples but it's obvious now. I didn't realize
TrapDelete was an Application. (Wise after the event.) 
Many thanks


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