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Subject: Re: Archos talking directory items

Re: Archos talking directory items

From: Brian Wolven <>
Date: Tue, 27 Apr 2004 14:28:43 -0400

Aman Singer wrote:

> Hi, Brian.
> You said
> One correction to Aman's comments about the mp3clipgen script - it's
> not
> going to work (AFAIK) if you specify a drive letter as the input. It
> must be a folder. The script operates recursively, and folders and
> drives are accessed by different methods in vbscript. It *could* be made
> to use a drive letter, but it won't as presently coded. So J:\music is
> fine, but j:\ is not.
> Hmm. That's odd. I can get it to use
> j:\
> quite easily. It creates a .dirname.tbx file in the root directory
> as well, but it certainly works for all the other directories, just as if I
> had entered
> j:\music
> Have you tried this on Windows XP? I've only used it on that system,
> and perhaps it interprets Vbscript differently somehow.

Oops - no - you and Jörg are quite right, that script *does* work fine
on drive roots or folders. One of my playlist building scripts does not,
however, and I confused the two. Mea culpa. =)

Received on 2004-04-27

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