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Component: RunTask

Launch applications and command line tools with parameters and query their status.

See also Shell functions.

Item Details
RunTask.AddArgument
Adds the argument that should be used to launch the executable to the arguments list.
Mac/Win
4.1
RunTask.GetArgument
Queries the argument with given index.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.GetArgumentCount
Returns the number of arguments.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.GetCurrentDirectoryPath
Returns the task's current directory.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.GetLaunchPath
Returns the path of the executable.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.GetVerb
Returns the verb string.
Win only
3.2
RunTask.IsRunning
Returns whether the receiver is still running.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.Launch
Launches the task represented by the receiver.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.NewTask
Creates a new task.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.ProcessIdentifier
Returns the receiver's process identifier.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.ReadErrorText
Reads what is in the buffer for the error stream.
Mac only
4.1
RunTask.ReadOutputText
Reads what is in the buffer for the output stream.
Mac only
4.1
RunTask.SetArguments
Sets the command arguments that should be used to launch the executable.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.SetCurrentDirectoryPath
Sets the current directory for the receiver.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.SetLaunchPath
Sets the path to be launched.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.SetVerb
Sets the verb, that specifies the action to be performed.
Win only
3.2
RunTask.Terminate
Sends a terminate signal to the receiver and all of its subtasks.
Mac/Win
3.1
RunTask.TerminationReason
Returns the reason the task was terminated.
Mac only
3.1
RunTask.TerminationStatus
Returns the exit status returned by the receiver's executable.
Mac only
3.1
RunTask.Wait
Waits for current task to terminate.
Mac only
6.4
RunTask.WriteInputText
Writes text to the input buffer for the app.
Mac only
4.1

21 functions.

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