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10.4: Use Automator to open chosen folder in Terminal
Authored by: sporkstorms on Oct 07, '05 12:03:24PM

There's a wonderful command-line program called "open." It is, for the most part, like double clicking something in Finder.

If you do "open Foo.txt" it will open that file in TextEdit (or whichever program it would open in from finder).

It also works with directories. You can do "open /some/path" and it will open a Finder window to that directory.

So.... you just need to type "open ." (a command i use allll the time). :) The '.' (dot) just means "the directory you're in" in various shells, in case you're not aware.



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