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How to open file using TextMate with new tab

Everytime i open a file with text mate and it is by default in new window, is it possible to open in new tab so I don't need to mess with the windows? I am using latest textmate2 downloaded from ...
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Alias that allows to edit ~/.bashrc and then “sources” it automatically - Why it doesn't work?

I use MacBook Air with OSX 10.7.2. I would like to create an alias that does the following: Opens TextMate with ~/.bashrc and allows me to edit it Once I close TextMate, "sources" ~/.bashrc (so if ...
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Let Textmate “remember” the root password

There are times I need to edit root protected files, so I have to keep entering the root password again and again. I've already set up the rule so terminal is gonna ask me for root password only once ...
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Textmate unable to find Mercurial hg

When I attempt to run Mercurial diff from within Textmate, I get an error "Couldn't find hg." hg works from the command line and is in my path. Any suggestions?
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What does option-up and option-down do in TextMate?

If you press alt-up and alt-down in the cursor jumps vertically through the document while staying within a column. Its movement seem unpredictable but I'm sure there's a use for it. Anyone know what ...
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Default position and size for new Textmate windows

In TextMate, is it possible to define the default size and position for new windows? How?
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TextMate with 2 or 4 indent level but 8 column \t

If it was up to me I'd ban \t character altogether from source code and just use plain spaces - but a lot of sources, especially in C, are indented like this: no indent 4 spaces \t \t + 4 spaces ...
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Textmate: Start with project drawer open AND files open

Is there a way to start a new instance of Textmate with the project drawer open AND 1 or more files open? It is acceptable if the files or project drawer are opened AFTER Textmate starts as long as ...
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Execute script in Sublime Text 2 (cmd + r in Textmate)

In Textmate I can use CMD + R to run a script (e.g .rb or a shell script). How do I do that in Sublime Text 2?
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No break space is inserted when using multiple line edit in TextMate

I reinstalled the newest TextMate(Version 1.5.10 (1631)) on OS X Lion. It works fine, but when I do multiple line edit and insert space character, I end up having no break space (0xc2 0xa0). Why ...
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Shortcut for Refresh All Projects?

I began to use Textmate. When it's focused, it read the project directory recursively and it stops responding for a while. So I installed ReMate plugin and it adds option for 'Disable Refresh on ...
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TextMate blogging bundle: real sync between blog and project?

I'm looking for a solution to sync between a blog and a project or any other folder for that matter. Alternatively, any other Mac app would help which allows to sync an xmlrpc.php with a folder. The ...
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Skype versions higher then 5.x blocking TextMate Scroll - Line up binding

I've a very unpleasant issue. Skype is actually blocking a key binding to be triggered from within TextMate. Let me explain this a bit further. I noticed that CTRL+ALT+CMD UP didn't trigger Scroll - ...
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Can I higlight brackets / parenthesis pairings by clicking on them in Textmate?

I recently started using Textmate, and I am loving it. I come from Notepad ++, and there is only one thing I miss: the ability to click on a bracket or parenthesis and highlighting the opening and ...
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Strange issue with Textmate

i've noticed a strange issue with my TextMate installation. I've tried re-installing TextMate and clearing out preference files but I am still getting this issue: Whenever I use Textmate, and command ...
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Re-enable TextMate 2 alpha Rails 'rocketship' shortcut

After updating to the latest alpha version of TextMate 2, the control - l shortcut no longer inserts a rocketship (=>) Is this an option that can be re-enabled, is there another shortcut that does ...
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Can textmate sort my code into readable columns?

I like to indent repetitive lines of code so they are easy to look at and see small differences. As an example, this is hard to read: address = "1800 Washington St." name = "George McGoo" user_type = ...
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Change Textmate Bookmark Shortcuts

How do I change the Textmate bookmark shortcuts? The default Textmate navigate bookmark shortcuts are F2 / ⇧ + F2. This is not very convenient for me, because on my Mac the function keys are set to ...
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How can I prevent Textmate from reloading files when I change git branches?

I use Textmate to edit source that resides in git branches. This is what I am trying to do: 1) On branch A, open file index.htm in Textmate. 2) Checkout branch B, open file index.htm in another ...
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How do I re-enable an “Item” in Bundle Settings for Textmate?

So I went to Bundles -> Edit Bundles and then picked PHP then Settings and this I unchecked Enable this for Indentation Rules, and now I cannot re-enable it because it's greyed out and I cannot ...
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Installing a bundle for TextMate

I've downloaded the 30 day trial version of TextMate and wanted to use a plugin for coffeescript. The instructions for installing the plugin say to go to this directory cd ~/Library/Application\ ...
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Is it possible to rearrange commands and snippets inside of a Bundle's Menu Actions in TextMate 2's Bundle Editor (yet)?

In the Bundle Editor in TextMate 1, you could just drag them around to reorder bundle items or put them inside of a sub menu. I don't see any way to do that in TextMate 2.
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How do I import external files by copying them in TextMate?

In TextMate, there is an option to import external files, but it only creates references to those files. How can I copy the files rather than reference them?
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TextMate indentation “navigation” as in Notepad++

I want to duplicate the function from Notepad++ where you can easily view your indentation in your code. I want the dotted border that is lined within the indent. Is there a plugin for this? Or ...
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TextMate CSS autocompletion

Recently I updated my installation of TextMate and I have noticed something rather annoying. When writing CSS code, it no longer automatically appends the semicolon. Here is how it was if I typed ...
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Textmate bundle for AspectJ?

Where can I get a Textmate bundle for AspectJ syntax?
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TextMate Themes Missing

I recently tried installing a few new TextMate themes to toy around with and am unable to use them for some reason. I double-clicked the tmTheme files to install them and TextMate launched, but the ...
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TextMate very slow on Samba Drive

I loaded an entire Samba drive as a TextMate project. Every single time I lose cursor of TextMate to do something else like checking the web browser... and then try to click on TextMate again it ...
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Is there ANY possible way to make TextMate's ⌘-F regex by default?

TextMate newbie here. I hate to have to grab my mouse to click that Regular Expressions box nearly every time I search. EDIT: the Regex check box becomes unchecked anytime after using ⌘-F in Safari. ...
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Keyboard shortcut for spelling dropdown menu in OS X beyond Devonthink Pro?

Similar to this question: http://superuser.com/questions/93937/keyboard-shortcut-to-right-click-in-mac-os-x , I'm trying to find more efficient ways to use spell check in OS X. I've discovered that ...
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Textmate: Assign cmd + click to select a word

Is there any way to set cmd + click to select a full word in textmate?
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Redmine Wiki (Texttile) Bullet points in Table cell

Is there any way to write a bullet pointed list within a cell in a Texttile formatted Redmine Wiki The basic table syntax is | Col 1R1 | Col 2R1 | | Col 1R2 | Col 2R2 | Bullet syntax is * Bullet ...
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What syntax highlighting should I use for a Nagios configuration file?

What syntax highlighting should I use with nagios configuration files? Textmate has a lot of options for syntax highlighting but I can't find one that works. I've tried using the Apache2 syntax, ...
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Preview in TextMate html created by ruby script

If I create ruby (or maybe not ruby, no difference) script in TextMate which produces html, is there an easy way to preview it using combination like ⌘R or using Web Preview? Now I found two ways to ...
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Show the file browser by default

In Textmate 2, is it possible to show the file browser by default in general (with a defaults write ... terminal command) or in a certain project (in a .tm_properties file) ?
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Is Textmate like Ruby Markers “#=>” in notepad++ available?

I use Notepad++ to write Ruby code. Now sometimes to test some Ruby features I used to go IRB to see how that works. Can I get the same flavor in Notepad++ itself,like Textmate editor as below? x = ...
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In textmate Is there a way to select the method/function the caret is in?

In textmate, I know I can select a few different things using the built-in select keyboard shortcuts, but I haven't seen any way to select the current method that I am in. I commonly find myself ...
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Clipboard contents are changed without warning by TextMate

If I copy a section of text from Chrome (also Safari, TextEdit, etc.) and look at what is in the clipboard the types listed (this example is for Chrome) are: ( "public.utf8-plain-text", ...
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Can Textmate detect file type before saving?

Is there a way to make Textmate recognize the file type automatically before saving? I often create a new file for the purposes of quickly testing code and it would be nice if I didn't have to select ...
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Mac text editor that can colour chunks of code?

I'm an avid Textmate user and for the job I'm working on could really do with highlighting large chunks of code. It's a proper soup at the moment and it would be great if I could highlight a chunk and ...
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“Program terminated by uncaught signal” when running Python from TextMate

When I use command + R to run my Python code in TextMate under Mac OS X, I receive the follow output: Program terminated by uncaught signal #10 after 0.32 seconds. However when running my code with ...
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Mercurial Textmate bundle broken after switch to 1.5.10

After I left Textmate 1.5.9 for 1.5.10 the Textmate Mercurial bundle didn't find hg anymore. Probably due to this change: [CHANGED] Commands (without shebang) no longer source the default shell ...
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OSX - How can I make Textmate 2 automatically close the previous output window

On my old computer, when I use Command-R to run a python script in Textmate 2, it opens an output window. If I run the script again, Textmate closes the previous terminal window and creates a new one. ...
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Modify appearance of invisibles in BBEdit

Is it possible to alter the characters that BBEdit uses to present invisibles? I'd like BBEdit to display invisibles identical to the way Textmate does. Textmate does not display spaces and displays ...
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Is there a way to make TextMate remember its state when switching branches?

I'm looking for a plugin or bundle which enables TextMate to bind it's state to the current branch. By state I mean open tabs and open folders in the project drawer. Here is my scenario: working on ...
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Smart Quotes and TextMate

Anyone out there with Macs and the TextMate editor know how to make it save files always in ASCII, and never let it turn on smart quotes, smart dashes, and smart copyright symbol? There's a client I ...
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Tooltips for custom function signatures in TextMate

I'm using TextMate, and there is a good short key to see "documentation for function call (tooltip)". But it works only for PHP-internal functions. It would be good to have this functionality for ...
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TextMate: gear menu won't open with Ctrl-Escape

I am trying to open the gear menu when the caret is inside e.g. an 'echo' inside a .php file. Ctrl-Esc does nothing. Can someone think of a way to debug this?