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10.4: Use Automator to open chosen folder in Terminal
Authored by: mrodkey on Sep 01, '05 07:07:54PM

Yes :)

I copied and pasted the above script into automator and saved it as a finder plug-in. my 1 Terminal window was an ssh session to a remote machine and the behavior I observed was that the cd command was sent to that window and not a new one.

Reproduction Steps:
open terminal
ssh to remote host (with command ssh zlinux )
switch to terminal and run the above action on a file or folder

here are the results ...
[mrodkey@zlinux mrodkey]$ cd '/Users/mrodkey/'
-bash: cd: /Users/mrodkey/: No such file or directory

(zlinux is a remote machine)



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10.4: Use Automator to open chosen folder in Terminal
Authored by: juanfal on Sep 01, '05 08:17:43PM

Ok, you are wright. You can remove 'ssh' from the 'don't alert on close' preference or look specifically for that kind of process in the title of the front-most window or, finally make _always_ a new window. I prefer not to make new windows when possible.



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