[gccsdk] GCC 4.7.4 Rel 1 Dev 2014-01-08: Text file execute permission bit

Ralph Corderoy ralph at inputplus.co.uk
Sat Mar 8 11:14:27 PST 2014


Hi John,

> > > > I think it would be better to derive this from RISC OS filetype,
> > > > i.e.  test on Obey, Absolute, ELF, Module, Utility (any
> > > > others?).
> > >
> > > If you allowed Obey, why not BASIC?  And then, why not Lua, REXX,
> > > Python etc - how would the code know whether to treat an arbitrary
> > > filetype as executable?

Waht about if there's a RunType variable defined for that filetype?  My
RISC OS memory is hazy but that might be an option.

Cheers, Ralph.




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