rebol file autoexecution in mac osx
Is it possible to run rebel script directly by clicking the file on MAC osx , without the trouble of opening the view or code terminal first ?
posted by: Eno 18-Feb-2011/10:09:42-8:00
Yes, if you insert a shebang line at the beginning, making it run like a bash script:
Change the path to rebol to whatever your path is.
Then in the terminal or from Finder, set the permissions to 744:
chmod 744 my-script.r
so the script becomes executable to yourself.
In Finder, set the "Open With:" to Terminal.
If you want to run it from terminal, go to the script directory and type:
posted by: Henrik 19-Feb-2011/3:04:25-8:00
Henrik, do you mind if I add that to re-bol.com?
posted by: Nick 19-Feb-2011/7:00:39-8:00
No, go head. :-)
posted by: Henrik 19-Feb-2011/11:15:21-8:00
posted by: Nick 19-Feb-2011/22:49:09-8:00
Thanks, it worked. But the terminal window showed up everytime while executing the file, how to run without it like .pyw file?
posted by: Eno 21-Feb-2011/2:24:07-8:00
That's an anomaly of the current Mac version. I don't think there's a way around it.
posted by: Kaj 21-Feb-2011/7:59:27-8:00
Solved with DropScript:
posted by: MaxV 24-Feb-2011/9:39:37-8:00
MaxV, have you used DropScript? Which Mac OS versions does it work on? Very cool find :)
posted by: Nick 24-Feb-2011/23:49:29-8:00
Ask to TsunKuo Kuo on Facebok, he is the Mac expert
posted by: MaxV 1-Mar-2011/9:49:29-8:00