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10.6: A Service to show/hide hidden files
Authored by: chinstrap on Jul 20, '10 01:52:22PM
Alternatively, just wrap the whole thing in a single service called 'Toggle Hidden Files' with a single shell script:

SHOW=`defaults read AppleShowAllFiles`
if [ "${SHOW}x" = "1x" ]; then
    defaults write AppleShowAllFiles -bool FALSE
    defaults write AppleShowAllFiles -bool TRUE
osascript -e 'tell application "Finder" to quit'
osascript -e 'tell application "Finder" to activate'

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