Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 8th Sep 2009 21:36 UTC
Mac OS X "When you double-click a document in the Finder, how does the system decide what application should open it? The relationship between a document and its owning application is called a preferred application binding. Since the very first day of the very first version of Mac OS X, there has been an uneasy detente between the Unix way of binding documents to applications and the former Mac way, inherited from the early days of the Mac OS. Now, in Snow Leopard, users and developers are complaining that the Unix way is being allowed to run roughshod over the Mac way."
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RE[2]: Futureproofing
by Hozz on Sun 13th Sep 2009 00:49 UTC in reply to "RE: Futureproofing"
Hozz
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Oh my.

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