View Full Version : file existence check anomaly

04-25-2002, 02:24 PM
I am using the "File Existence" action condition. I test for the existence of a path, not a file. In my environment WinXP using NTFS over a networked drive, the test works, but on another XP machine also with NTFS, the test failed, even though the path exists.

The only reliable way I can perform this test is to test for a file in the path. It is not an elegant solution since I have to add a dummy file if there's not one around for me to test.

Has anyone else experienced the same problem?

Chandy Navarata
04-29-2002, 11:59 PM

The file existence condition in the Event Object allows you to check for files only. I will add in a request in our wish database to extend this so it works for directories/folders as well.