Which version do I want to keep? Where's the button for, "I have no goddamn idea?"
Post tagged: Computers
Least favorite feature about Apple Maps in iOS 6: the transit markers are next to useless.
The other night, I sat down with Git to solve what turned out to be a very simple problem: what if you've started making commits to your master branch, but want to move your work into a feature branch?
VT100 included an alternate character set (ACS) that enabled box drawing within the terminal. Here's a script from StackOverflow to test support for ACS.
In which I explore things which were taken for granted.
When it comes to digital goods, I'm hesitant where I throw my money. Value is subjective and situational. I'm not a huge movie buff and I rarely rewatch, so \$8.99/monthly for Netflix isn't bad. On the other hand, I loathe the idea of subscription-based music: if I wanted …
Git supports a merge strategy called the subtree merge which brings a branch into a subdirectory of another branch. How are these created, what if the dependency isn't a Git project, and how does GitHub display unrelated branches?
You may observe files with the correct ownership (chown) and permissions (chmod u+rw) that are write-locked. In my experience, the files were editable with sudo, and modification via the Finder would prompt for an administrator password. In these situations, you may be dealing with additional file attributes.
Observed changes from the webOS 3.0.2 update.
Here are some jumbled notes from my Linode VPS's upgrade from Ubuntu "Hardy Heron" 8.04 to "Lucid Lynx" 10.04. I wanted to do a test run before such a huge upgrade, and I did so by cloning my VPS to a VMware Fusion virtual machine. Note that I …
Today I'm publishing appify, a shell script that turns any other non-interactive shell script into a double-clickable Mac OS X application bundle.
I've just upgraded to Mac OS X 10.6 "Snow Leopard," and had one problem along the way.
The impending release of the Apple iPad has increased the chatter on my Twitter and Google Reader feeds, with some commentary pro-iPad, some con-, and some mocking the rest. It's also subject of a lot of discussion here in the office, usually in terms of which model we would like …
Here's now to "remove" all partitions on a disk under Mac OS X by clobbering the partition map.
Looks like RAM is getting smaller.
I'm a big deal.
Why don't I use mutt, again?
Holy wars, to some.
But not in Thunderbird.
Broken things ahead.
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I work at a computer cable company and use a wireless mouse.