Monthly archive for March 2010:

Trash files from the OS X command line

Posted on March 9, 2010
Filed under Featured, Mac, Programming | 12 Comments

I spend a lot of time in the Terminal on my computer — a lot of things are just better done with a command-line interface than in the GUI. When removing files via the command-line people usually just, well, remove them (with the rm command), but this means that they’ll be eschewing the Trash, one […]

Print AppleScript files with color-coding in the Terminal

Posted on March 3, 2010
Filed under Mac, Programming, Scripts | 4 Comments

Even though I curse and hate its syntax, I have to admit that AppleScript certainly provides one of the nicest things OS X has to offer in comparison to other operating systems: almost-ubiquitous scripting of GUI applications (one could argue that this is not due to the AppleScript language itself, but the Open Scripting Architecture […]