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"<p>I recently upgraded to Yosemite, but I'm not sure if this is a Yosemite-related bug.</p>\r\n\r\n<p>My application folder (/Applications) does not open in finder (see screenshots)\r\nThe spinner keep spinning in the bottom right corner.\r\nAlso, when I \"Get Info\", it keeps calculating the size and never completes.\r\nAlso, when I drag the Applications folder to the dock, nothing happens.</p>\r\n\r\n<p>However, it works fine in Terminal:</p>\r\n\r\n<pre><code>$ cd /; ls -lh\r\ndrwxrwxr-x+ 129 root admin 4.3K Oct 17 03:14 Applications\r\n</code></pre>\r\n\r\n<p>When I go inside the Applications folder (in terminal), I can list all the files in it.Oddly enough, most of them are greyed out, and it only says \"total 8\" when I have way more than 8 apps.</p>\r\n\r\n<pre><code>$ cd /Applications; ls -lh\r\ntotal 8\r\ndrwxr-xr-x 4 root wheel 136B Apr 23 2013\r\ndrwxr-xr-x@ 4 myusername staff 136B May 20 13:02\r\ndrwxrwxr-x 5 root admin 170B Feb 7 2013 Adobe\r\ndrwxrwxr-x@ 7 root admin 238B Feb 14 2013 Adobe Acrobat XI Pro\r\nlrwxr-xr-x 1 root admin 92B Feb 14 2013 Adobe Application Manager -> /Applications/Utilities/Adobe Application Manager/CCM/Utilities/\r\ndrwxrwxr-x@ 8 root admin 272B Feb 7 2013 Adobe Bridge CS6\r\ndrwxr-xr-x@ 3 myusername staff 102B Jul 20 2012 Adobe\r\ndrwxr-xr-x@ 3 myusername staff 102B Dec 12 2012 Adobe Download\r\ndrwxrwxr-x@ 6 root admin 204B Feb 7 2013 Adobe Extension Manager CS6\r\ndrwxrwxr-x@ 13 root admin 442B Feb 7 2013 Adobe Illustrator CS6\r\ndrwxrwxr-x@ 13 root admin 442B Feb 7 2013 Adobe Photoshop CS6\r\ndrwxr-xr-x 3 root wheel 102B Feb 7 2013 Adobe Photoshop Lightroom\r\ndrwxr-xr-x@ 3 myusername admin 102B Oct 15 2012 Air Video\r\ndrwxr-x---@ 5 myusername staff 170B Dec 12 2013 Android Development Kit\r\ndrwxr-xr-x+ 3 root wheel 102B Jul 11 15:49 App\r\n</code></pre>\r\n\r\n<p>I can even open my apps in Terminal:</p>\r\n\r\n<pre><code>$ cd /Applications; open\r\n</code></pre>\r\n\r\n<p>Mission Control works fine as well.</p>\r\n\r\n<p>Does anyone know how I can see my Applications in Finder?\r\nI've tried the usual Disk Utility (verify/repair permissions) and even reinstalled a fresh copy of Mac OSX Yosemite (using recovery).</p>\r\n\r\n<p>Note: I did mess around with ~/Library/Preferences immediately after installing Yosemite because of the background flashing bug (I deleted some plists files to fix that bug).</p>\r\n\r\n<p>Any help would be appreciated, thanks!</p>\r\n\r\n<p>MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012), OS X Yosemite (10.10), upgrade from latest mavericks</p>"
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