Notify Max of a file change
filewatch can be set to watch a particular file and will report a bang whenever that file is altered.
|| An optional symbol argument specifies the file name to watch.
message functions the same as sending a non-zero number, causing the object to commence watching the file for changes. |
||filewatch-flag (0 or non-zero) [int]
|| Turns on the filewatch object. Sending a non-zero number causes the filewatch object to commence watching the file for changes. Sending a 0 causes the object to ignore changes to the file.
|| A filepath or filename within the Max search path will set which file is to be watched by filepath.
message functions the same as sending a 0, causing the object to ignore any file changes. |
Max will be notified of any changes in a file
Convert a file name to an absolute path
Open a dialog to ask for a file or folder
Convert an absolute to a relative path
Open a dialog to ask for a filename for saving