inotifywait is a Linux thang, but if you need similar functionality on Mac OS X, check out wait_on. Available via homebrew.
Post tagged: Mac OS X
For reasons that were unknown to me, iTerm 2 would display a nice, thick font when the laptop was the primary screen, but a very thin font when the Acer was primary.
jQuery can power your screensaver. Your move.
I use ghost to configure development environment hostnames for all my local test sites. I wondered if there wasn't a more robust solution that supported wildcards.
I've just upgraded to Mac OS X 10.6 "Snow Leopard," and had one problem along the way.
Here's now to "remove" all partitions on a disk under Mac OS X by clobbering the partition map.
Hurry up and wait.
After one too many compilation errors due to a missing quote/brace/bracket/etc., I finally enabled Vim syntax highlighting. The rabbit hole:
:syn on. These colors suck. Look for themes.
- 4 bit themes suck. Let's set up an 8 bit color terminal.
- Leopard's Terminal.app fails, install iTerm 0 …
I'm a big deal.
Digest version: it's sweet.
Man the lifeboats.
The default Mac OS X 10.4 has a default configuration for delayed
ACK that made some of my network operations unbearably slow, most
notably Samba. This note on Mac OS X Hints fixed things for me,
improving transfer speeds noticeably. The short version: add
Hey, there it is.
Hint, it's supported.
"An application should always present a window when its Dock icon is clicked." Does anyone else find this feature slightly annoying?