Thread: Launching applescript from bash
09-05-2008, 02:01 PM #1
Launching applescript from bash
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- Sep 05, 2008
i wrote a bash script, renamed it to script.command so the users run it,
then from inside it i call an applescript using "exec osascript XXXX"
all that goes well except a command window
that i am trying to make it close automatically
09-08-2008, 12:35 AM #2
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I haven't used the exec command before. What is special about it?
What I would try in this case is just; "osascript XXX &". The & symbol will allow you to run the command as a separate process and return to your script immediately. Well, at least from the command line.
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