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

From: vais <>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2009 19:11:50 -0800 (PST)

You beat me to it, Mitchell :)

Please be so kind as to review my implementation here (just 12 lines
added to open_helper):

I hope I have not just wasted half my evening figuring it out...

Also, I took the liberty of creating an issue for tracking the
Info.plist solution. It seems all other <dict> entries are not needed
at all, just the two you provided:

Thank you Rob and thank you Mitchell!


On Feb 12, 9:59 pm, mitchell <> wrote:
> Hi,
> > Dragging a folder does not open it as a 'project' (which would be
> > great, I never used the dragging much, but for a folder it would be
> > very useful) but gives:
> > ...s/ attempt to
> > get length of local 'text' (a nil value)
> > Most likely this has to be implemented differently.
> > Opening a folder doesn't work from the command line either.
> This has been fixed in HG (r334).
Received on Thu 12 Feb 2009 - 22:11:50 EST

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