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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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New TextMate Templates Not Working

I'm having an issue where if I create a new file based on an existing TextMate template, everything works great. However, if I create my own template, or even just duplicate an existing one, and then ...
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Text Editor that hilights all instances of selection for Mac

On Windows, I use Notepad++ which has the great feature of when I select a word, all instances of that word are also highlighted in the same document. I have found it very helpful for finding ...
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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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How to customize Mac TextMate keyboard shortcuts with a “copy current line” command?

I would like to be able to click on a line of text without selecting it, and use a keyboard shortcut to copy all text on the current line. Is this possible? If so how?
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TextMate: remember files/folder last open

How do I get TextMate to remember and load the files/folders I used in the last running instance?
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How to I use Textmate color themes with vim?

I have a textmate color theme I really like this, But I am a hardcore vim user. Is there an easy (painless) way for me to use this color scheme with vim?
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Textmate: assigning language highlighting to files with some extensions

do you know if I can assign a specific highlighting to some files or extensions with textMate? For example, I have a example.module file and I want to assign a php highlighting to it. thanks
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Select Word boundaries in TextMate

The command Select Word in TextMate considers certain characters to be word boundaries. The most frustrating is - [hyphen] which makes variables that contain a hyphen to be unselectable. Less ...
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How do you install & manage TextMate bundles?

In the beginning, there was a canonical SVN repository for TextMate bundles, and the recommended installation unpacked them into a Pristine Bundles folder so that TextMate's bundle manager could save ...
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Per directory ignore in TextMate

I love idea of TextMate that any directory opened in it is already a project. But sometimes I it would be good to ignore files for certain dir and I don't like idea of creating project file in that ...
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On a Mac, how do you start TextEdit or TextMate from a shell? (bash)

I tried and the only way seemed like typing in /Applications/TextEdit.app/Contents/MacOS/TextEdit in a bash shell. But even when I close the application, it is not considered an exit. I need to go ...
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Problem with making custom syntax highlighting in TextMate. Help!

I am trying to highlight a custom language in TextMate. However, the following definition does not highlight PHP insertions: { scopeName = 'source.serpent'; fileTypes = ( 'serpent' ); ...
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Textmate rails bundle

Normally when working inside a Ruby on Rails view file, I can hit CTRL + SHIFT + . to get open/close tags for rails like so: <%= selection %> I'm not sure how, but yesterday this ...
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Is there a bundle/plugin/etc for TextMate to enable function declaration search across files?

Many modern IDEs provide the ability to jump to the function declaration by using a simple shortcut or special mouse click on a function call. This is the one thing that stops TextMate from being my ...
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How can i get TextMate-in-QuickLook plugin to display all file types

i have downloaded TextMate in QuickLook plugin I displays, for example .sh, .h files, but .txt, .cpp and others - does't How can i tweak it ? I really like "Pastels on Dark" Theme and want to display ...
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textmate - change cursor color

i'm using a theme for textmate which i really like but the cursor color is almost invisible. how do i change the color of the cursor? looking at the preferences, i don't see an option to change the ...
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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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TextMate suddenly highlighting all text dark red…?

I'm using TextMate on Snow Leopard, don't know much about how it works. After I hit an unknown keyboard shortcut, it suddenly decided to highlight almost all text in my Python files dark red - making ...
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How to read a Text File Hidden Characters?

I've created a text file from an application that I developed. When I send the text file to a SYSTEM Validation, they (3rd Party System) say that the file is invalid and that the file contains 3 ...
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2 basic Textmate shortcuts ‘don’t save’ and ‘replace all

Ok, maybe they're system shortcuts. I've googled (just a bit) and couldn't find an answer. Maybe there isn't any :) Still.. I love keyboard and I use quite a few in TextMate but just realise I still ...
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textmate HTML tag highlighting like notepad++?

in notepad++ there is a nifty add-on that highlights the matching tag in HTML (so for example, if i click on a it highlights that closing tag as well as the opening tag that it's matched to). is ...
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TextMate + R bundle: disable online help when opening parentheses

Using TextMate with the R bundle, whenever I open a new bracket or parenthesis, the program pauses for a few seconds while the R bundle loads up a online help tooltip for the function that I've opened ...
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Textmate - don't even use soft tabs

I've just moved to Mac and am trying out TextMate, so I'm not familiar with bundle config etc. Is there a way to make TextMate just use spaces, rather than soft tabs, for all file types? For example: ...
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How to make children of a specific folder perform a different default action than the global one in OS X

Thanks for taking the time to look at this. Before I get started I'd just like to add a precursor to this question: I'm only looking for a solution to the problem outlined, comments such as: "Use ...
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Run a script on save in textmate

I was wondering if it was possible to run a custom script on save based on certain file names in textmate. For example I'd like to auto compile a C program sometime on save.
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Clickable Links in Textmate?

How can I get a link to be clickable in PlainText in Textmate. Currently it gets underlined, but is not clickable.
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Having Textmate warn me when writing to a file that was modified since Textmate last read it

Scenario: I open a file, I edit it. After I began editing, the file is modified by another program. Finally, I save the file. In that case, Vim would provide that helpful warning: WARNING: The ...
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TextMate GetBundle stopped working in Snow Leopard

It seems that I am no longer able to Get Bundles using TextMate after upgrading to Snow Leopard. I get the following error message. Googling shows no solutions. I have updated to the latest ...
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Multiple background colors in Emacs?

I'm trying to get my emacs color scheme set up like I have it in Textmate. Currently, variables, methods, and comments have a different background color than the main body. See the following link for ...
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how to insert the date and time with a shortcut in textmate?

I would like to insert the current date and time pressing a single key shortcut in TextMate. Any ideas how?
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Open file in New Window in Textmate

Is there an easy way to open a file in a new window (as opposed to a new tab) in Textmate? The wokraround I've been using is to open the project in a second window, but there must be a better way?
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Zen HTML + Textmate

I've installed the Zen Coding HTML textmate bundle, but for certain shortcuts I'm getting both the inbuild TextMate bundle and the Zen HTML option. e.g. if I type link:style and hit tab I get two ...
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TextMate file type association

I would like TextMate to recognize that RDF files are XML and highlight them as such but I can't seem to find a way to do this through the UI. Is there a way to add file extension/type associations?
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How to improve the way I use Textmate for Ruby on Rails, HTML and Javascript?

I use the latest version of textmate for all my Rails development needs and I feel that I'm under-using the possibilities or this software since I only installed the ruby on rails bundle and use ...
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TextMate creates temporary files, and doesn't delete them!

I'm using TextMate and each time I edit a file, a copy like ._*file* is created. This is driving my crazy and last time it create a serious problem on some app I'm using which believe it that file ...
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Constantly seeing a Textmate pop up message

Every time I boot my Mac I see this Textmate popup: What is it and how do I kill it?