If you are connecting to a remote server from the Mac OS X terminal and get the message "Error opening terminal: xterm-color" when doing certain operations on the remote server, then you either change … [Read more...] about “Error opening terminal xterm-color” on Mac OSX Terminal
Tips tricks and how tos for using Apple Mac OSX
OSX is Apple's UNIX based operating system and GUI that has been sold since 2002 as a replacement for the classic Mac OS which ended at version 9. This section contains tips and tricks and howtos for using OSX. I have been using OSX as my day to day desktop and development environment since June 2010.
I run my webserver and file server from a virtual machine with the files shared using Samba (yes, now that I'm running on OSX I should really share the files with NFS but that's for another day). When … [Read more...] about Fix “the operation can’t be completed because you don’t have permission to access some of the items” error on OSX
We've just bought a new MacBookPro Retina 13" Late 2013 and when plugging in an external monitor to the thunderbolt port using a 3rd party mini display port to DVI adapter, the wifi drops away … [Read more...] about Wifi drops when plugging in MiniPort-DVI Monitor to MacBookPro Thunderbolt port
I started using an Apple Magic Trackpad yesterday and already far prefer it to a mouse (I'll do a review of it next week once I've used it a bit more). This post has a link to a page which shows how … [Read more...] about Apple Magic Trackpad on Windows (not Boot Camp)