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


on fileToURL (f) {
		<<8/10/08; 8:10:31 PM by DW
			<<Old code...
				<<local (s = "file://")
				<<local (pc = file.getPathChar ())
				<<local (i, field, ctfields = string.countFields (f, pc))
				<<for i = 1 to ctfields
					<<field = string.nthField (f, pc, i)
					<<if sys.os () beginsWith "Win"
						<<if i == 1
							<<field = field - ":"
					<<s = s + "/" + field
				<<if file.exists (f)
					<<if file.isFolder (f)
						<<s = s + "/"
				<<return (s)
	return ("file:///" + string.replaceall (f, file.getpathchar (), "/"))}
<<bundle <<test code
	<<webbrowser.openurl (filetourl ("Macintosh HD:Users:davewiner:Desktop:Podcatcher:test1:cn08jul25.mp3"))
	<<dialog.alert (fileToURL (websites.["#data"].f))
	<<dialog.alert (fileToURL (frontier.getprogrampath ()))

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.