[Vm-dev] Cog takes over .image files on Mac

Eliot Miranda eliot.miranda at gmail.com
Sun Sep 26 17:23:05 UTC 2010

On Sun, Sep 26, 2010 at 9:11 AM, Sean P. DeNigris <sean at clipperadams.com>wrote:

> Hi,
> When I download Cog 5.8b6, after opening a cog image, it gets associated
> with all .image files even if I never requested it to.  Then, when I try to
> open one of many non-cog images, I get an Apple error report.  If I open a
> Finder information dialog on a .image file and set the non-Cog VM to open
> all .image files, it doesn't work.  I'm using Mac OS 10.6.4.
> Has anyone else experienced this?  How can this be fixed?

It can't be "fixed" as it's part of the Mac architecture that the most
recent application that associates itself with a particular filetype becomes
the system default.  To work around it do a Get Properties on an image file,
then use the Open With dropdown to select a different VM and click Change

> Sean
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