At 12:27 -0800 9/12/06, Jeremy H. Griffith wrote:

>On Sat, 9 Dec 2006 11:06:41 +0000, Steve Rickaby
><srickaby at> wrote:
>>As a side-issue to this discussion, is it true that a
>>graphic imported by copy retains no accessible path
>>information to the original imported file?
>Yes.  It's easy to verify that; import one by copy,
>and look at the MIF.  No name or path there.

Thanks for that, Jeremy. I appreciate that three does not appear to be any 
record, my question was really to ask whether any Deep Juju could be used to 
recover the information. Clearly not.

> >If this is the case, I'd see it as a major demerit of
>>import by copy. In the work that I do, graphics change
>>pretty much as often as text, and the ability to generate
>>lists of imported files is mandatory.
>One of many major demerits, IMHO.  To me, the sudden
>appearance of grey boxes where images used to be, which
>can be fixed only by re-importing those images (if you
>are fortunate enough to remember where they are and what
>they are named), is much worse.  And that can happen
>at any time.



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