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Re: [StrongED] OSCLI question



In article <08631c8055.fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx>,
   Fred Graute <fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> In message <55801803c9bob@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>           Bob Latham <bob@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> No, if you broadcast a DataOpen message then it will be picked up be
> the first running application that can handle the given filetype. This
> would normally the current text editor but if there's more than 1 app
> that can handle the filetype then it may open in the wrong one.

That's interesting to know, thanks for that.


> > Is there not an easier way to get the current text editor to open a
> > text file ?

> Yes, as Martin has already pointed out; you use *Filer_Run <filename> .
> This will broadcast the DataOpen message for you.

Brilliant thanks.

Cheers,

Bob.



> Cheers,
> Fred.

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> StrongED Developer
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Bob Latham
Stourbridge, West Midlands

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