Enumeration

Event Source Constants

Identify how an Apple event was delivered.

Declaration

enum : unsigned int {
    ...
};

Overview

For an example of how you might use these constants with the AEGetAttributePtr function, see the data type AEEventSource.

Topics

Constants

kAEUnknownSource

The source of the Apple event is unknown.

kAEDirectCall

The source of the Apple event is a direct call that bypassed the PPC Toolbox.

kAESameProcess

The source of the Apple event is the same application that received the event (the target application and the source application are the same).

kAELocalProcess

The source application is another process on the same computer as the target application.

kAERemoteProcess

The source application is a process on a remote computer on the network.