Post tagged: shell

Filesystem Events on Mac OS X

inotifywait is a Linux thang, but if you need similar functionality on Mac OS X, check out wait_on. Available via homebrew.

Subversion and "Skipped '.'"

Skipped '.' seems to be Subversion's way of saying, "svn up hit an external that isn't a working copy."

Appify: Wrapping Shell Scripts as Applications in Mac OS X 10.6

Today I'm publishing appify, a shell script that turns any other non-interactive shell script into a double-clickable Mac OS X application bundle.

Upgrading to Snow Leopard

I've just upgraded to Mac OS X 10.6 "Snow Leopard," and had one problem along the way.

Bash Completion

It would be difficult to not like bash's programmable completion. It's too bad I've had such a hard time wrapping my head around the programmable completion toolkit.