[TxMt] mate link creation error
throw-away-1 at macromates.com
Thu Mar 2 12:52:02 UTC 2006
On 2/3/2006, at 6:45, Brian Caldwell wrote:
> Conclusion: whatever process or command within Textmate that
> created the
> original (bad) symlink in /usr/bin needs to get tweaked to add the
> TextMate bundle (Textmate) into the source file name. The Textmate app
> name (TextMate.app) is fine, but both are needed.
I think more likely the link was already created, while TM was
running from just ~/Desktop (instead of ~/Desktop/TextMate).
Though why it did not detect, that there already was a link, I don’t
know. A quick test shows that this code works here -- but “operation
not permitted” would indicate failure to overwrite the existing link
(which does have to be removed for TM to be able to create a new,
unline e.g. files, but TM should also detect when there already is one).
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