[OT] Spotlight and Tiger

Stephen Barncard stephenREVOLUTION at barncard.com
Thu Mar 16 01:09:37 EST 2006


so I took Andre's suggestion and build a little simple file search 
stack, using the Shell and a little Applescript.

Double clicking one of the returned lines will reveal the enclosing folder.
Just a dumb file search right now, and only works on the boot drive...

But I've already used it 6 times today...even limited as it is, I 
like it a lot better than spotlight!!

thanks Andre...

now I'll share it with those that want it:

run this in the message box...

go URL "http://barncard.com/search.rev"


>On 3/16/06, Stephen Barncard <stephenREVOLUTION at barncard.com> wrote:
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>>  Is anyone else annoyed with this horrible 'feature' of an otherwise great
>>  OS?
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>You miss the most annoying feature of all. Spotlight is invariably WRONG. I
>fail to find folders or files which blantanly exist. The number of times I

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stephen barncard
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