Re: PalmDoc document title

Subject: Re: PalmDoc document title
From: Dom Lachowicz (
Date: Thu Apr 05 2001 - 11:17:10 CDT

Hi Kenny,

You can put utility functions and definitions in src/af/util/*

See xp/ut_misc.[cpp|h] and the ut_XXXString.cpp files. This'd be a great
place to put a platform-specific function like that.


>From: K J MacDonald <>
>To: <>
>Subject: PalmDoc document title
>Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2001 15:40:57 +0100 (BST)
>Bit of a feature request really after I ground to a halt implementing
>Ideally, I'd like the PalmDoc exporter to open a dialogue to prompt for
>the document's category (numeric) and title (string), but what I really
>wanted was for it to title the document with the basename of the filename,
>rather than the full pathname.
>However, the basename function would depend on the directory separator, so
>it's not cross platform.
>I noticed that the wv module has a cut down glib in it. glib has a nice
>little g_basename implementation.
>Is there somewhere else where such small helper functions can be placed,
>rather than in wv?
>ADML Support, EUCS, The University of Edinburgh

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