OT: Darwin/Mac OS X command line utilities
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Tue Aug 26 21:48:13 EDT 2008
On 27 Aug 2008, at 01:37, Andre Garzia wrote:
> For example did anyone here knew about plutil to convert plists to
> plain xml and back?
Actually... yes. ;-)
I sometimes have trouble retrieving accented characters from
preferences files using 'defaults read' shell scripts, so I use plutil
to convert to XML and read that in instead.
The OS X prefs stack I posted on the list a few months ago includes a
call to it.
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