[TxMt] Re: Issues with executable perl scripts

Allan Odgaard mailinglist at textmate.org
Sat Oct 25 18:25:56 UTC 2008

On 23 Oct 2008, at 22:42, Alberto Simões wrote:

> I have no idea why TM refuses to open some perl scripts that are with
> the executable bit set.

Can it be that these are without extension AND contain non-ASCII AND  
are not saved as UTF-8?

If so, and you can’t change them to UTF-8, you’ll have to use SetFile  
from the shell to either set the file type to text or the file creator  
to TextMate (that is: SetFile -c TxMt «file»).

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