VS:BuildResourceListN

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Description

Build a resource list from the specified file.
FUNCTION BuildResourceListN(
TYPE  :INTEGER;
fullPath  :DYNARRAY[] OF CHAR;
VAR numItems  :LONGINT) : LONGINT;
def vs.BuildResourceListN(type, fullPath):
    return (LONGINT, numItems)

Parameters

type INTEGER the type of resource to put in the list
fullPath DYNARRAY[] of CHAR The path to the file that provides the resources.
numItems LONGINT the number of items in the list built

Remarks

Orso, 2016.02.29: It supports also posix paths on mac ("/"). It can't be used to retrive the resources in the active document.

Here some usage examples:

resID := 127; { wall styles }
pathID := 113; { Wall ~ Slabs folder }
path := Concat(GetFolderPath(pathID), 'Walls~Slabs Styles Metric.vwx'); { pick a file within the shipped default content }

list := BuildResourceListN(resID, path, cnt); { chosen document }
list := BuildResourceListN2(resID, GetFPathName, cnt); { WARNING: it always returns zero }

Version

Availability: from Vectorworks 2013

See Also

VS Functions:

VS:BuildResourceList

VS Functions: [[VS:BuildResourceList]]
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