[Rpcemu] RPCEmu and MacOSX

Theo Markettos theo at markettos.org.uk
Thu Apr 21 05:36:10 PDT 2016

On Thu, Apr 21, 2016 at 12:24:10PM +0100, Martin wrote:
> On RISC OS, if I want to copy a file from the current directory in
> Documents into another directory and then start an application in one go,
> I just have to create an Obey file containing something like...
>     *Copy <Obey$Dir>.source <Obey$Dir>.^.RPCEmu.hostfs.target F~C~V
>     *Run  <Apps$Dir>.!RPCEmu
> How can that Obey file be translated to Mac speak? 
> I am then planning to set RISC OS to run my application at boot, then
> shut itself down if all ok.

How about something like:


PARENT_DIR=$(dirname $0)
HOSTFS_DIR=$HOME/Library/Application\ Support/RPCEmu/hostfs

cp -a $PARENT_DIR/source $HOSTFS_DIR/target
open /Applications/RPCEmu.app

(that assumes you put RPCEmu in /Applications and didn't change the default
hostfs location)


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