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REBOL 3 Functions: to-local-file

to-local-file  path  /full

Converts a REBOL file path to the local system file path.


path [file! string!]


/full - Prepends current dir for full path (for relative paths only)

See also:



This function provides a way to convert standard, system independent REBOL file formats into the file format used by the local operating system.

probe to-local-file %/c/temp
probe to-local-file what-dir

Note that the format of the file path depends on your local system. Be careful how you use this function across systems.

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