AppleScript Unix Terminal FAQ: How can I run an AppleScript script from the Mac Unix terminal (Unix command line)?
A cool thing about Mac OS X is that you can run AppleScript programs from the Unix shell. (Well, I guess it's cool if you're a Unix user, and I am.)
Running an AppleScript program from the Unix shell turns out to be surprising easy. For instance, if my current working directory has a script named
OpenUrls.scpt in it, I can run that script from the command line like this: