[TxMt] Re: editing .profile, and others

Ale Muñoz bomberstudios at gmail.com
Wed Nov 26 14:40:04 UTC 2008

On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 3:06 PM, Jon Evans <jon.evans at pobox.com> wrote:
> alias mb='mate ~/.alias ~/.bashrc ~/.profile ~/.inputrc ~/.screenrc'

This is sweet. I'm stealing it : )

> What settings can I change to get back the old behaviour? I realise it's
> probably a system setting rather than something TextMate-specific, but I
> can't even find a way to show dotfiles in the finder so I can "always open
> with...".

Probably you want to right click the file in the project panel and
choose "Treat File as Text" and see if that does anything (sometimes
TextMate makes some silly assumptions about the nature of your files :

The setting should "stick", so you don't have to do it everytime you
need to edit dotfiles.

Hope it helps...

Ale Muñoz

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