Re: OS X: dragging and dropping a file (or folder) onto textadept icon in the dock

From: vais <>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 20:15:47 -0800 (PST)

Thank you for your reply, Rob!

Frankly, this is over my head - I hope Mitchell gets interested enough
to look into this - I know Mac is not his primary platform, and I
appreciate the lengths he has already gone into to make TA a viable
contender on OS X. This would be just icing on the cake :)


On Feb 11, 3:11 am, Rob <> wrote:
> > In Windows, this is a no-brainer: if you drag and drop a file (or a
> > bunch of files, or a folder) on an executable (or a shortcut to one),
> > the program is started and the dropped items are passed as arguments
> > to the program.
> > For the life of me, I cannot figure out how to do this for Textadept
> > on the Mac. I can drag and drop both files and folders onto Textmate
> > icon no problem, so there must be a way to get this working for
> > Textadept.
> > Google comes up with some AppleScript hacks, but really?? Is it really
> > that complicated?
> Sorry, i only found that here
> is a file named ige-mac-dock...
Received on Wed 11 Feb 2009 - 23:15:47 EST

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