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10.4: An Automator plug-in to tar and gzip in the Finder
Authored by: jpryor68 on Aug 05, '05 04:00:19PM

Funny: when I open the workflow file in Automator, all I see is a single action: Get Specified Finder Items (with no items specified). It seems clear that would work better as Get Selected Finder Items. But MORE IMPORTANTLY, this is the only action in the workflow. There's no second action included. Consequently, the workflow is incapable of doing anything.

At first I just thought the poster had submitted a buggy workflow. But now from the comments it looks like other people ARE seeing a second action. Weird. Have I damaged my Automator set-up somehow? I can't imagine how, I hardly use it. Any ideas?

I'm using 10.4.1.



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10.4: An Automator plug-in to tar and gzip in the Finder
Authored by: Arlo on Aug 05, '05 05:23:47PM

This workflow requires OS X 10.4.2, as the shell script action was updated.

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