IM status with appscript

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Wed Apr 2 14:58:09 CEST 2008

On 2 Apr, 10:40, "Diez B. Roggisch" <de... at> wrote:
> Oolon Colluphid wrote:
> > hi,
> > i need access to application attributes of IM (like Adium, aMsn, MS
> > Messenger) on Mac platform via appscript module.
> > once instantiated the application object with: app=app("Adium")
> > i don't know how recover information like status, and i have find no
> > references.
> Use the appscript examples + the OS X script-editor to see what scriptable
> properties exactly the IM-application offers.

You can also use ASDictionary (
tools.html) to export application dictionaries in appscript format. As
an added bonus, installing ASDictionary allows you to use appscript's
built-in help method to explore application dictionaries and object
models from the interactive python interpreter.


Control AppleScriptable applications from Python, Ruby and ObjC:

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