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Re: balloon help for search-window-dialog
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: balloon help for search-window-dialog
- From: djskrien@COLBY.EDU (Dale J. Skrien)
- Date: Fri, 25 Feb 94 08:01:15 -0500
>You need to make sure that the logical pathname host "CCL" is defined
>properly. It needs to point to the directory with the MCL help file in
>it. On start up, MCL sets CCL to point to the directory containing the
>application and HOME to point to the directory containing the document
>that was double-clicked. If the application is started directly (ie, no
>document was double-clicked, then HOME and CCL point to the same place).
>If you store you application elsewhere, you should have it load an init
>file which redefines the logical host CCL to point to the MCL folder.
>To get an idea of what you need to do, evaluate
>(logical-pathname-translations "CCL") and use that as the base to modify.
> OK, it's an ugly solution, but it works.
>Thomas A. Russ, USC/Information Sciences Institute email@example.com
Thanks for the suggestion. The only problem with this is that I want my
stand-alone application to work on Macs that don't have MCL or the MCL help
file installed on them.