Re: WANTED: browsedir()
- Dnia niedziela, 3 października 2004 03:04, Steve Hall napisał:
> On Sat, 2004-10-02 at 15:04, Bram Moolenaar wrote:For Linux you can use (at least temporarily - script, not patch way)
> > Steve Hall wrote:
> > > WANTED: browsedir() function that selects and returns a
> > > path/directory (rather than the path/filename browse() returns).
> > >
> > > I'll pay $50 US via mail or PayPal for a patch against the current
> > > Vim source that adds the capability to both GTK2 and Windows
> > > platforms. (Perhaps just WinNT/2K/XP as I believe browse() already
> > > does this on Win95/98/ME--to be verified.) Half payment offered
> > > for patch addressing one of the two platforms. If interested,
> > > please contact me off list.
> > Didn't see a response on this. I wonder why you need to select a
> > directory in Vim.
> To select a location for placing files. I wrote a script for
> non-computer saavy users to process reams of data files and they need
> to select locations for dumping files, not selecting one.
> > The low-level function gui_mch_browse() doesn't support it at the
> > moment. This means it has to be implemented separately for each
> > platform.
> I read through that code and started to jump into writing a patch.
> Even found the correct Windows call, but I know only a rudimentary bit
> of C, nothing of GTK/2 and figured someone else could do it better and
kdialog --style <something gtkish> --getexistingdirectory [startDir]
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