Posts with the category Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
The following steps didn't work for me (I could compile pulseaudio but it crashed when loading Apple's Coreaudio support or it wouldn't contain CoreAudio support). So I decided to use the Solution via Soundflower and esound described below the pulseaudio section.
As long as this pull request is not part...
Running this command will show you if there is something preventing your computer to go to go to standby automatically:
pmset -g assertions
- Mac OS X: Why your Mac might not sleep or stay in sleep mode: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1776
This post describes hot to use dnsmasq as a local DNS server for faster caching and to resolve domain names in your private address space.
Installing dnsmasq is easy when you have Homebrew installed on your Mac:
brew update && brew install dnsmasq
And follow Homebrew's hints on...
iRoot is a product of the India-based Neutrino Observatory collaboration lead by Prof.Naba Mondal at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research.
It is a simple plotting and analysis tool based on the popular ROOT from CERN and is primarily intended for analysis using the TTree structures in ROOT. iRoot is supported...
# trigger the discovery ping6 -c2 -I eth0 ff02::1 # print the results: ip -6 neigh
Or with the network interface specified in a shell variable and the commands put in a single command line:
IFACE=eth0 ping6 -c2 -I $IFACE ff02::1 && echo -e...
The vpn software tinc has full support for IPv6 according to its projects' web site.
Here are the features in short:
- Encryption, authentication and compression
- Automatic full mesh routing
- Easily expand your VPN
- Ability to bridge ethernet segments (check this)
- Runs on many operating systems and supports IPv6
On OpenWrt Routers:
opkg update opkg...
I tried libccid v1.4.5 before but couldn't get it to compile. Here are all the needed steps again as Terminal commands to get 1.4.4. to work:
cd ~/Downloads curl -k -O https://alioth.debian.org/frs/download.php/3579/ccid-1.4.4.tar.bz2 tar -xf ccid-1.4.4.tar.bz2 cd ccid-1.4.4 sed -i '.bak' 's/-arch i386 -arch x86_64/-arch x86_64/g' ./MacOSX/configure ./MacOSX/configure make sudo make install</code>
If anyone is interested,...
When trying to install a large software package (haskell-platform and / or ghc) Homebrew didn't want to continue with the installation because of some strage error. To my surprise, Google didn't reveal any hints to other users who had this problem too!
Here are the symptoms:
philipp@lion:$ brew install ghc --devel...
EncFS (on Wikipedia) – a FUSE filesystem – can help encrypt cloud synced folders (using business proof AES or Blowfish algorithms). It operates on smaller blocks (not a single big file) and thus works well with Dropbox, because when only one decrypted file is changed, it won't...
This is an iMacros script to extract transaction details on the online banking website of the German branch of the bank ING-DiBa. As this is mostly interesting to Germans, the following blog post is in German. If you want to read it in English, consider translating it using Google...
You can upgrade Lion's version of rsync (2.6.9) to 3.x (currently 3.0.9) via Homebrew:
brew install https://raw.github.com/Homebrew/homebrew-dupes/master/rsync.rb
Backing up a remote folder to a local one works like this then:
rsync -avz -e ssh firstname.lastname@example.org:/var/www/ /var/www/
- History of the Homebrew Formula
- (Outdated) info on rsync 3.0.x on Mac OS X:...
First, you need to install XCode 4 which can be found in the Mac App Store. You need it because it's providing the compiler and the git binary. Then install Homebrew using
ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.github.com/Homebrew/homebrew/go/install)".
Installing ROOT using
make is fairly easy. I recommend the...
I do not particulary like SVN but sometimes I have to use it. The diff output on the Mac OS X command line usually is not colored which is annoying. The solution is to tell SVN it should use
colordiff instead. You can easily install colordiff using homebrew:
Picasa-Downloader – A simple Python script to get the normal size images
pip install BeautifulSoup cd ~/Downloads wget https://raw.github.com/anoopjt/Picasa-Downloader/master/picasa_downloader.py
Pycasa – capable of downloading full size images
This open source software includes a GUI. It relies on PyGTK and it is therefore difficult to get it to work with Mac OS...
With FUSE - The Filesystem in Userspace you can mount all different kinds of remote / local filesystems on you Linux/Unix/Mac computer. Here are some implementations of interesting FUSE filesystems:
- SSHFS https://blog.philippklaus.de/2011/07/sshfs-on-mac-os-x-10-6-8-with-fuse4x/ works great!
- Encrypted Filesystem https://blog.philippklaus.de/2011/12/transparently-encrypt-folders-with-encfs/ works well!
- PicasaFUSE https://github.com/jonathanverner/picasafuse
- FuseFTP in Perl https://github.com/marcust/fuseftp
- ZFS-FUSE http://zfs-fuse.net/
- FlickrMS https://github.com/patrickjennings/FlickrMS
There had been some concern that users can’t perform a clean install of Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) as the upgrade comes without any physical media. You can, however, install Lion as an upgrade of your existing system first. The OS X Installer automatically creates a "Recovery HD" partition on your...
cd ~/Downloads curl -C - -O http://synergy.googlecode.com/files/synergy-1.4.5-MacOSX107-x86_64.dmg open synergy-1.4.5-MacOSX107-x86_64.dmg cd /Volumes/Synergy/ cp -r Synergy.app /Applications/
Start the server:
synergys -f --config ~/synergy.conf
# sample synergy configuration file # # comments begin with the # character and continue to the end of line. # comments may appear anywhere the syntax...
Update 2011-12-20: As there is no update of iRedLite for OS X 10.7 Lion so far. You can still use it but the bindings for Preview.app are broken. A workaround is to set the buttons to actions such as Current App → Cursors Movement → Right to go one slide...
This blog post describes how to mount the T-Online Mediencenter via WebDAV on Ubuntu Linux and on Windows 7 (64bit).
- http://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/Internetanwendungen#Onlinespeicher (German)
- http://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/WebDAV (German)
- http://anderes-en.de/blog.php?mode=view&blog=11 (German)
How To for Mac OS X
- Open Finder.
- Press [⌘]-[k].
- Connect to
- Enter email address and password.
How To for Ubuntu Linux
First, install the required package davfs2:
sudo apt-get install gobby
Open gobby and create a session, tell your collaborators your IP, port and password and start working on documents together.
install newer version using launchpad PPD
sudo apt-key adv --recv-keys --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com CFB6301E echo "deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/infinote/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main" | sudo tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list sudo apt-get update sudo...