What I'm doing
I'm using iTerm2 Build 3.0.15 and writing a script that opens a new window and prints "hello world" to the screen. Really, I'm interested in being to run any command but using
echo "hello world" as a starting point.
What I've tried
I read up on the iTerm2 documentation for scripting. I wanted to learn more so I dragged the
iTerm2 icon on the
Script Editor icon to view the dictionary available to me and found the following command:
From reading the dictionary and documentation I wrote the following script:
tell application "iTerm" create window with default profile command "echo hello world" end tell
When I select
Ok the window closed and I'm left with the following message:
$ osascript iterm.applescript window id 6415
- What do these broken pipe and window id 6415 errors mean?
- How do I write a script that opens an iTerm2 window and runs a command?