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by beerich
Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Ruby Value Paste Here
Replies: 1
Views: 197

Re: Ruby Value Paste Here

Well, I made a Ruby script that puts a UUID into the clipboard as a string. How can I use Ruby to "paste clipboard in current focus"? Initiated by Ruby, basically telling the Finder to paste. Or Launchbar to "Paste in Frontmost Application". Can this be done? Best way? Cheers
by beerich
Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:21 am
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Ruby Value Paste Here
Replies: 1
Views: 197

Ruby Value Paste Here

Hi folks. I'm creating video clips that I want to name individually. Basically use Ruby or Bash to generate a uuid value as a string, copy that to the clipboard, then paste that "wherever I am now", or current focus. Any insight how I can do that? Generating the uuid isn't the issue. It's ...
by beerich
Fri Sep 07, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Action: Run Selected File in iTerm
Replies: 0
Views: 276

Action: Run Selected File in iTerm

Hi folks. Continuing in a new thread I started ages ago... I'm trying to run a selected file in the Finder, inside iTerm. i'm thinking I could use AppleScript, but bash is what I'm focussing on. Originally I was thinking this is all about running ruby scripts, but bash scripts can be done as well. I...
by beerich
Wed May 02, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: LaunchBar General
Topic: Slow search in LaunchBar 6.9.3
Replies: 12
Views: 1584

Re: Slow search in LaunchBar 6.9.3

Hi there.

Can we please not highjack threads? All participants get notified about someone else's issue.

Take the 10 seconds and start a new thread. Thank you.
by beerich
Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Search Templates
Topic: Google Video Search Template
Replies: 2
Views: 845

Re: Google Video Search Template

It seemed to look like it was going to work, but 404s:

http://video.google.com/videosearch?q=alpha&emb=0&aq=f#
by beerich
Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: LaunchBar General
Topic: Slow search in LaunchBar 6.9.3
Replies: 12
Views: 1584

Re: Slow search in LaunchBar 6.9.3

Troubleshooting LB means finding out how much memory it usually takes, and monitoring how far above it goes. When this happens, I check the index and find that mounted volumes on the network (SAN) have made it into Mounted Volumes, and it can take forever to index, as well as run the index to a stup...
by beerich
Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: LaunchBar General
Topic: SAN Mounted Volumes in Mounted Volumes
Replies: 0
Views: 360

SAN Mounted Volumes in Mounted Volumes

Hi folks.

How can I keep a mounted share point from entering the Mounted Volumes in the index? It's taking LB over a GB in memory for a remote storage volume I don't want indexed to begin with.

Cheers
by beerich
Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Search Templates
Topic: Google Video Search Template
Replies: 2
Views: 845

Google Video Search Template

Hi folks. Anybody have a proper URL for Google Video? The one I was using doesn't work anymore.

Cheers
by beerich
Tue Oct 31, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: LaunchBar General
Topic: Feature Available? / Request
Replies: 2
Views: 544

Re: Feature Available? / Request

Hi there. Thanks for the reply.

Ya that's the problem, that it's 3 keys that are specific when I automatically go to LB. But good to know.

Cheers
by beerich
Mon Oct 30, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: LaunchBar General
Topic: Feature Available? / Request
Replies: 2
Views: 544

Feature Available? / Request

Hi folks.

Would be nice to get into the menus without having to go to the mouse. Is there anything I should know about? Third party software? LB should have this.

keyboard command->selects first post-Apple menu

Cheers
by beerich
Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:47 am
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Finder "Go To Location..." Action?
Replies: 15
Views: 6505

Re: Finder "Go To Location..." Action?

Developers often trudge through the "no-man's-land" files in places like /Library, etc. On mounted volumes, such as FreeBSD machines, we often bring up files that aren't on OSX. While in the terminal, where I spend a lot of time, autocompletion is very useful and popular. So when the focus...
by beerich
Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: LaunchBar General
Topic: LB Calls Ruby Scripts As...
Replies: 0
Views: 745

LB Calls Ruby Scripts As...

Hi folks. Wrote some actions, and they've run into an issue with RVM and its default gemset. The gemset isn't included so it can't require third party gems. Or so I am finding. Anybody know how to get around this? I've modified the shebang so that the proper default RVM Ruby is being used, but for s...
by beerich
Mon Mar 13, 2017 10:43 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Finder "Go To Location..." Action?
Replies: 15
Views: 6505

Re: Finder "Go To Location..." Action?

6.8 as well.
by beerich
Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Actions Bash Shell Permissions
Replies: 0
Views: 839

Actions Bash Shell Permissions

Hi folks. I think I'm running into some permissions issues with the Bash shells I'm writing into actions. I'm trying to do a postgresql pg_dumpall -s username > $myOutput but it isn't doing anything. Using iTerm2 in the bash shell, this script works just fine. I have a pgpass file that holds the pas...
by beerich
Mon Mar 13, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Finder "Go To Location..." Action?
Replies: 15
Views: 6505

Re: Finder "Go To Location..." Action?

Doesn't work. Error every time I tried it.

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