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Re: 10.6: Use Automator to ease document-app assignments
Authored by: hamarkus on Sep 24, '09 06:08:00AM

"you're adding separate filesystem metadata stored in com.apple.ResourceFork"
Can an application write into this location (when saving a file)?



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Re: 10.6: Use Automator to ease document-app assignments
Authored by: Uncle Asad on Sep 24, '09 01:47:17PM
According to Peter Hosey (on the development teams of Adium and Growl), there's no public API for writing the override resource. In theory an app could reverse-engineer the function and use it to write the resource, but that could stop working (and maybe even break the app) at any time.

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