Mailing List SIMS@mail.stalker.com Message #6720
From: Technical Support, Stalker Labs <support@stalker.com>
Subject: Re: Apple Events?
Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2000 16:53:40 +0400
To: SIMS Discussions <SIMS@mail.stalker.com>
X-Mailer: CommuniGate 3.2.2b
Hello,

On Tue, Aug 29, 2000, 12:39:13 GMT
  Serge Belleudy-d'Espinose, <sam@ijm.jussieu.fr> wrote:

>>Since all CoomuniGator-to-SIMS interactions are done via AppleEvents,
>>theoretically all these operations - add, delete and modify an account -
>>can be scripted. Unfortunately, only one such event (for creating
>>accounts) is exported through the AE dictionary used with AppleScripts.
>>Use the Open Dictionary command in the File menu of the Apple Script
>>Editor to open SIMS and see the parameters supported by that applescript
>>verb.
>
>Does this mean that we could use whatever tool to 'record' transactions
>between Communigator and SIMS, and then know how to have access to full
>SIMS AppleScript dictionnary?

Yes, that should be possible, in theory. In practice, these AEs may operate with some objects whose internal structure quite complicated. Shame we haven't added this functionality to the SIMS AppleScript dictionary yet. I've put this on To Do list for 1.8 final.


Best regards,
Dmitry Akindinov

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