[fpc-devel] question about TSearchRec
Michael Van Canneyt
michael at freepascal.org
Sun Jun 12 13:01:50 CEST 2011
On Sun, 12 Jun 2011, zeljko wrote:
> Hi all,
> Just tried something with file searching and cannot remember if it's different
> from dcc. fpc-2.4.3 on linux.
> sr: TSearchRec;
> if FindFirst('/blah/*,fileAttr, sr)
> // here
> sr.PathOnly is empty .... ok
Don't use PathOnly, it is deprecated and scheduled for removal.
> but in case of filename
> sr.FileName is extracted so there's no file path inside filename or even
> written to sr.PathOnly.
FileName does not exist. Only Name exists, and it contains just the filename part.
> until FindNext() = 0;
> So, is it different from dcc ? afaik I didn't make acrobations with this under
> kylix (remember each level of dir) because filename already contained path.
> Anyone ?
You must always remember the directory.
I do this since day 1.
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