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Quit applications from the command line
Authored by: sabi on Jun 25, '04 06:31:52PM

You may be interested in my 'appswitch' utility (http://web.sabi.net/nriley/software/) - it quits applications efficiently among other features. There you can find my 'open' replacement, 'launch', as well.



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appswitch
Authored by: sjk on Jun 25, '04 10:21:42PM

Ahh... thanks for that appswitch reminder, Nicholas. It (and launch) are already installed. :-)

Looks like appswitch is a good substitute for killall to use in the /usr/libexec/upsshutdown script for "safe-quitting" apps like DEVONthink.



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