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delete current file on exit

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#2 ·  Posted (edited)

humm what about this

Func OnAutoitExit()
Run(@comspec & "/c del " & filegetshortname(@autoitexe))
endfunc

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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

In SciTe type in SelfDelete then hit the space bar.

Edit:

You'll use Opt('OnExitFunc', 'Function Name')

Edited by SmOke_N

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Edit:

You'll use Opt('OnExitFunc', 'Function Name')

Nice idea, but the Opt() will not work with a function parameter. A small change to the function will allow it without error.

From the current:

Func _SelfDelete($iDelay = 0)
    Local $sCmdFile
    FileDelete(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat")
    $sCmdFile = 'ping -n ' & $iDelay & '127.0.0.1 > nul' & @CRLF _
            & ':loop' & @CRLF _
            & 'del "' & @ScriptFullPath & '"' & @CRLF _
            & 'if exist "' & @ScriptFullPath & '" goto loop' & @CRLF _
            & 'del ' & @TempDir & '\scratch.bat'
    FileWrite(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat", $sCmdFile)
    Run(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat", @TempDir, @SW_HIDE)
EndFunc

To adding the parameter within the function itself will allow Opt() to work on it:

Func _SelfDelete()
    Local $sCmdFile, $iDelay = 0
    FileDelete(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat")
    $sCmdFile = 'ping -n ' & $iDelay & '127.0.0.1 > nul' & @CRLF _
            & ':loop' & @CRLF _
            & 'del "' & @ScriptFullPath & '"' & @CRLF _
            & 'if exist "' & @ScriptFullPath & '" goto loop' & @CRLF _
            & 'del ' & @TempDir & '\scratch.bat'
    FileWrite(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat", $sCmdFile)
    Run(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat", @TempDir, @SW_HIDE)
EndFunc

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Nice idea, but the Opt() will not work with a function parameter. A small change to the function will allow it without error.

From the current:

Func _SelfDelete($iDelay = 0)
    Local $sCmdFile
    FileDelete(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat")
    $sCmdFile = 'ping -n ' & $iDelay & '127.0.0.1 > nul' & @CRLF _
            & ':loop' & @CRLF _
            & 'del "' & @ScriptFullPath & '"' & @CRLF _
            & 'if exist "' & @ScriptFullPath & '" goto loop' & @CRLF _
            & 'del ' & @TempDir & '\scratch.bat'
    FileWrite(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat", $sCmdFile)
    Run(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat", @TempDir, @SW_HIDE)
EndFunc

To adding the parameter within the function itself will allow Opt() to work on it:

Func _SelfDelete()
    Local $sCmdFile, $iDelay = 0
    FileDelete(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat")
    $sCmdFile = 'ping -n ' & $iDelay & '127.0.0.1 > nul' & @CRLF _
            & ':loop' & @CRLF _
            & 'del "' & @ScriptFullPath & '"' & @CRLF _
            & 'if exist "' & @ScriptFullPath & '" goto loop' & @CRLF _
            & 'del ' & @TempDir & '\scratch.bat'
    FileWrite(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat", $sCmdFile)
    Run(@TempDir & "\scratch.bat", @TempDir, @SW_HIDE)
EndFunc
I have mine do it on exit like that, go to the exit function... do the last minute things I need, then go to the _SelfDelete($param)... with a parameter.

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i just ran the _SelfDelete() function right before exit....that seemed to work fine....i only want it before that exit anyway...there are other exits in the program that i dont want it to delete at


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Its not an error, its a undocumented feature

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