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What happens when you try to use Mac OS 9 for a few days?

”Here I am on a battered PowerBook that will barely hold a charge, playing with classic Mac OS (version 9.2.2) and trying to appreciate the work of those who developed the software in the mid-to-late ’90s (and to amuse my co-workers),” Andrew Cunningham writes for Ars Technica. 148 more words


Configuring/Troubleshooting OS X Using Command Line

The following are some commands that you can use for Configuration &/or Troubleshooting. This list is by no means exhaustive. Do check the man pages for more information. 909 more words

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Mac OS X and Dell Monitor via HDMI

Please refer to here for issue background details. Below is just steps for El Capitan running on Retina MBP with Dell U2410/U2414 monitors.

  1. Download the patch-edid.rb script from 
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In praise of Kai's Power Goo

”Power Goo’s features — the ability to smear regions of an image around and paint bits of one photo onto another to create composites—seem unexceptional today, but in the ’90s, this was mind-meltingly exciting stuff, not in and of itself maybe, but in how easy and fun Power Goo made the process,” Christopher Phin writes for Macworld. 170 more words


Настраиваем Xdebug и PHP Storm для работы с Symfony 2 через консоль

Ставим Xdebug, который на Mac OS X уже установлен, и подключаем в /private/etc/php.ini:

xdebug.remote_enable = 1
xdebug.remote_host =
xdebug.remote_port = 9000
xdebug.idekey = PHPSTORM
;xdebug.remote_autostart = 1… 19 more words

Mount to NSF Server timed out on Vagrant

I had a bit rough weekend :( after successful update of some packages and successful breakage of my guest machine aka vagrant.
The thing is my symfony app is running on vagrant and all of a sudden I can’t ssh or after halt I can’t vagrant up – it is giving me the mount to NFS server timed out… 104 more words

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Watch Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope on Mac OS or Linux

Recently I have found a cool easter egg for Mac and Linux users, especially for the fans of Star Wars franchise. I will show the instructions for those who are Mac users but the steps are almost the same for Linux users. 86 more words

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