Monday, November 08, 2010 at 12:01 AM.


on folderVerb (verbid, path) {
	<<handle one of the finder's basic verbs that operates on an item in a folder
	local (folder, filelist);
	if file.isVolume (path) {
		folder = file.getSpecialFolderPath ("", "Desktop Folder", false)}
	else {
		folder = file.folderFromPath (path)};
	folder = alias (folder);
	filelist = Finder.makeAliasList (path);
	return (finderEvent (, Finder.class, verbid, '----', folder, 'fsel', filelist))}

This listing is for code that runs in the OPML Editor environment. I created these listings because I wanted the search engines to index it, so that when I want to look up something in my codebase I don't have to use the much slower search functionality in my object database. Dave Winer.