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RunTask.ReadErrorText

Reads what is in the buffer for the error stream.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
RunTask 4.1 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No
MBS( "RunTask.ReadErrorText" { ; Encoding } )   More

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Encoding Optional
The text encoding for result.
Default is native.
Possible encoding names: ANSI, Arabic-Mac, Arabic-Win, Baltic-Win, CentralEurope-Mac, ChineseSimp-Mac, ChineseSimp-Win, ChineseTrad-Mac, ChineseTrad-Win, Cyrillic-Mac, Cyrillic-Win, EasternEurope-Win, Greek-Mac, Greek-Win, Hebrew-Mac, Hebrew-Win, ISO-8859-1, ISO-8859-2, ISO-8859-3, ISO-8859-4, ISO-8859-5, ISO-8859-6, ISO-8859-7, ISO-8859-8, ISO-8859-9, ISO-8859-15, Korean-Johab, Korean-Mac, Korean-Win, Latin1, Mac, Native, ShiftJIS-Mac, ShiftJIS-Win, Turkish-Mac, Turkish-Win, UTF-8, DOS or Windows. Pass native to use the native encoding of the current platform.
"UTF-8"

Result

Returns text or error.

Description

Reads what is in the buffer for the error stream.

Examples

Read version of python:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "RunTask.NewTask" )]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "RunTask.SetLaunchPath"; "/usr/bin/python" )]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "RunTask.SetArguments"; "-V")]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "RunTask.Launch")]
Pause/Resume Script [Duration (seconds): ,1]
Show Custom Dialog ["Version"; MBS("RunTask.ReadErrorText"; "UTF8")]

See also

Example Databases

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 18th April 2017


RunTask.ProcessIdentifier   -   RunTask.ReadOutputText

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