Resetting your Mac’s PRAM and NVRAM

Sometimes it is unfortunately necessary to reset your Mac. Continue reading »

Emacs: I-search []:

Carbon EmacsCtrl-S should normally start a search forward when using Emacs. But in Carbon Emacs (for Mac) this breaks Continue reading »

Danish radio channels for Squeezebox

Easy access to Danish Radio channels + podcasts Continue reading »

Re-installing my Linux server

Just a few notes for myself on how to re-install my server running Ubuntu. Including setup of mythtv etc. Continue reading »

Make external drives mount at Mac boot

Sometimes it is nice to make external drives mount at boot (and not only when a user logs in) on your mac. Continue reading »

Change default background for Mac Logon Screen

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Create a Booklet

To save paper it is nice to be able to print longer documents as a small booklet: Create Booklet does exactly that. Continue reading »

Create a multi-page poster

PosteRazor is a small application that can be used to print images and other stuff on multiple pages. Continue reading »

Are you sure you want to open it?

To stop the annoying XXX is an application downloaded from the internet. Are you sure you want to open it dialog box whenever a downloaded application is run, you can run the following command:
sudo xattr -d -r com.apple.quarantine /Applications/iTerm.app/
of course replacing iTerm.app with your particular application.

Nice Mac apps

When reinstalling my mac, I always include the following free applications Continue reading »