|Feb 11, 2012, 06:44 AM||#1|
Learning to Programm / Question how complex it is to rename files
I want to learn how to programm a mac application, simply because I want to develop a program to solve something that I haven't yet been able to with another App.
So I am willing to go down that road, but since I want to write an app, that renames files based on metadata. I was just wondering how complex of a thing that is to do?
Is that a goal I will be able to reach in a few month, or does it requier very deep knowledge of the macs filesystem or whatever.
|Feb 11, 2012, 07:35 AM||#2|
Renaming a file is trivial, and can typically be done in 1-2 lines of code, in any language.
Retrieving the file metadata is going to be a little harder and a little confusing at first, but shouldn't be anything insurmountable.
See this page for a listing of all the classes and methods available for fetching and retrieving the filesystem metadata (Objective-C links on left)
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|How easy it is to damage the iPhone 30-pin connector port?||SomeDudeAsking||iPhone||12||Mar 14, 2011 02:51 PM|
|Dissapointed by how easy it is to setup my new MBP...||thesmoth||MacBook Pro||14||Jun 28, 2009 08:20 AM|
|How come no one talks about how hard it is to get a Wi-Fi signal outside your home?||MK25toLife||iPod touch||36||Jan 3, 2008 02:23 PM|
|Video that shows how easy it is to thumb type on the iPhone||nospleen||iPhone||6||Jul 1, 2007 11:31 PM|
|Does anyone know how stable it is to run mac OSX with pearPC emulator?||macintoshxiii||Mac Basics and Help||1||Jun 23, 2006 11:50 AM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:00 AM.