Saturday, September 19, 2020

#1 2020-09-16 04:20:32 am

Registered: 2019-10-23
Posts: 383

Apple's CF opensource question

I'm not the man to know this... but I do like to know the answer.

I do understand AppleScriptObjC couldn't convert NSString to CFString.


Apple released 5 years ago CF source.

Would it not be possible to make Framework from that source to support AppleScriptObjC

Shane or anyone...??


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#2 2020-09-16 05:40:47 am

Shane Stanley
From:: Australia
Registered: 2002-12-07
Posts: 6459

Re: Apple's CF opensource question

You don't need that -- anyone who knows Objective-C could write a framework that wraps those methods in Objective-C, which is what's required for ASObjC. But it would be a fairly large undertaking, with a small audience. On the whole, scripters don't seem to like using third-party offerings.

Shane Stanley <>



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