Gestalt

Description:

baGestalt returns the gestalt value of a Selector.

Platforms:

Macintosh

Usage:

Result = baGestalt( Selector )

Arguments:

String.
Selector is the four character code to get the value of.

Returns:

Integer.
The value of the Selector.

Examples:

Director:
set qt = baGestaltExists( “qtim” )

Authorware:
sys := baGestaltExists( “sysv” )
 

Notes:

The format and interpretation of the value returned will depend on the Selector
used.

For some Selectors 0 is a valid return if you want to check whether or not a Selector is actually available use baGestaltExists.
 

See also:

baGestaltExists