[Pythonmac-SIG] Making icons
hinsen at cnrs-orleans.fr
Sun Jan 11 18:17:06 EST 2004
On 11.01.2004, at 23:50, Jack Jansen wrote:
> The BuildApplet paradigm is that you override defaults (for .rsrc
> files on OS9, on OSX .icns and .plist have been added) by putting a
> file with the same basename beside your script.
> So, if your script is myapp.py and you drop it on BuildApplet it will
> look for a myapp.icns and use that if available.
I didn't even know about BuildApplet, I just saved my script as an
applet from the IDE.
Anyway, my surprise is not so much about Python as about the Finder. I
thought it would take the name for the icon from Info.plist. But Bob
was right, it is sufficient to make a copy.
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