This will work even with BBEdit Lite, the free version. I just tried it. I dropped the icon of my hard drive into an open BBEdit text document and it listed every single file, including the invisibles. John On Nov 21, 2003, at 1:18 PM, Florin Alexander Neumann wrote: > > On Thursday, Nov 20, 2003, at 00:34 Canada/Eastern, BrianWest2 at aol.com > wrote: > >> The pc has software like >> "listmaker" and "HTML directory" which allows you to make lists of >> items in a >> particular folder or drive. Is there such software/freeware/shareware >> for the mac/ > > There are plenty. BBEdit, a powerful text editor (which you should > have in your tool kit if you do any kind of web work) will do it; the > free Lite version still works with Jaguar (has anyone tested it with > Panther?). > > There are also dedicated cataloguing utilities (e.g., CDFinder); or, > if you're of the lean-and-mean persuasion, go the CLI route. Start > with man ls in Terminal.