[TxMt] Edit remote file via SSH

Martin Bialasinski klingeling at gmail.com
Tue Jan 10 10:42:05 UTC 2006

On 10/01/06, Simon Dorfman <emaillists at simondorfman.com> wrote:

> On my webserver, I'll edit my .bash_profile to include and alias for 'mate'
> to a shell script.  The shell script will do the following:
> 1. secure copy the argument file to my local tmp folder

Watch out, if you want to edit foo/index.html and bar/index.html simultaniously

> 2. open the the local tmp file with 'mate -w'

Should be possible with a folderaction. For someone that knows
applescript, that is.

> 3. once I finish editing the file in TextMate and close it, secure copy the
> new file to replace the file on the webserver

No folderaction for this, so the textmate save routine would need to
trigger that.

> Any other ideas for accomplishing the same goal (edit remote files with
> TextMate) are also welcome.

Try Webdav, if possible. For my situation, it is not :-(


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