Monday, November 08, 2010 at 12:02 AM.


on sendSubMenu () {
	local (adrMenuBar = address (window.frontmost ()));
	local (fname = op.getLineText () + " SubMenuBar");
	if not file.putFileDialog ("Name of export file:", @fname) {
		return (false)};
	local (subMenu);
	bundle { <<create a menubar object in subMenu, containing the selection
		wp.setTextMode (false); <<be sure copy gets outline stuff
		editMenu.copy ();
		new (menubarType, @subMenu);
		target.set (@subMenu);
		editMenu.paste ();
		op.firstSummit (); <<put cursor on blank line
		op.deleteLine (); <<delete it
		target.clear ()};
	bundle { <<create the new file, the importer script is embedded in it
		export.sendtodesktop (@export.callImportSubMenu, fname)};
	bundle { <<save the submenu into a 'data' resource
		local (resdata, cmdName);
		pack (subMenu, @resdata);
		pack (resdata, @resdata);
		rez.putNamedResource (fname, 'data', string (adrMenuBar), @resdata)};
	bundle { <<for the future, get the name of the parent menu in a 'STR ' resource
		local (parent, saveCursor);
		op.setDisplay (false);
		saveCursor = op.getCursor ();
		if op.go (left, 1) {
			parent = op.getLineText ()}
		else {
			parent = ""};
		op.setCursor (saveCursor);
		op.setDisplay (true);
		rez.putStringResource (fname, 132, parent)};
	return (true)}

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.