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Section A.9. Chapter 9

A.9. Chapter 9

A.9.1. Exercise 1 solution

set eCancel to −128
set eBadNumber to −1700

set OKtoExit to false

repeat while not OKtoExit
  try
     display dialog "Enter a number" default answer "0"
     set theNumber to text returned of result as integer
     set OKtoExit to true
  on error errorMsg number errorNum
     if errorNum is eCancel then
         display dialog "Are you sure you want to Cancel?" buttons {"Yes", "No"} ¬
                default button "No"
         if button returned of result is "Yes" then
             set OKtoExit to true
         end if
     else if errorNum is eBadNumber then
         display dialog "You entered a bad number, try running the program again" ¬
                buttons {"OK"} with icon stop
     else
         display dialog "Error: " & errorMsg
     end if
  end try
end repeat

					  

A.9.2. Exercise 2 solution

The answer to Exercise 1 also satisfies this problem. You may want to just change the message about running the program again because it no longer applies.


  

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