Yes, I found this: 'C-language and Python plug-in files must have permissions set to allow execution.' buried here: http://wiki.gimp.org/wiki/Hacking:Plugins.
It appears TextWrangler will set the permission flag to executable provided it contains a shebang. -u >----Original Message---- >From: ofn...@gmx.com >Date: 20/03/2016 22:47 >To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> >Subj: Re: [Gimp-user] python-fu > >On 20/03/16 18:59, uga...@talktalk.net wrote: >> I am having issues creating Python-fu scripts that seem to be editor >> related. I have a number of editors, but only one works with python- >> fu! >> >> To illustrate; I am unable to use the Atom to author/create python- fu >> scripts. It isn't an issue with the script. E.g. I create a new python >> document using Atom (in the correct working directory), paste some >> content into the file that I know to be good, and re-save it. However, >> when I fire up GIMP the file/script is not found. I do the same thing, >> using TextWrangler, create the file, save it (in the same working >> directory as before), paste the content (also as before), and again re- >> save it, and it works! GIMP finds the file, and will execute the same. >> >> The thing is, it isn't just Atom. I experience the same problem using >> Sublime Text, CotEditor, and TextEdit (I am on OS X). >> >> Can anyone suggest what is going on here? >> >> > >Just a guess... On OSX (and Linux) Python-fu scripts need to have the >executable flag set to ba taken in account by Gimp. Some editors could >be setting it automatically when you edit a recognized script file type, >when others wouldn't. >_______________________________________________ >gimp-user-list mailing list >List address: email@example.com >List membership: https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list >List archives: https://mail.gnome.org/archives/gimp-user-list > _______________________________________________ gimp-user-list mailing list List address: firstname.lastname@example.org List membership: https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list List archives: https://mail.gnome.org/archives/gimp-user-list