Convert your ISO image into a Mac native disk image: hdiutil convert -format UDRW -o my-file my-file.iso Insert a USB stick into your Mac and get the device path by running: diskutil list In my case it’s /dev/disk2. Please take extra care when identifying the USB disk, as you might otherwise delete your entire harddrive! … [Read more…]
Have you ever searched for a VNC viewer app for OSX? I have, and the ones I found were not very good. It turns out there’s a built in VNC viewer in OS X (since version 10.4), used for OS X’s own screen sharing. How cool is that? I found the information about it here.
In Terminal.app execute the following: sudo dscacheutil -flushcache
Download the latest versions of Groovy & Grails. Currently that is groovy-binary-2.0.1.zip and grails-2.1.0.zip. Let’s unzip these archives into /usr/share; cd /usr/share sudo unzip ~/Downloads/groovy-binary-2.0.1.zip sudo unzip ~/Downloads/grails-2.1.0.zip Next we setup environments variables, which points to these paths. Adding these to our .bash_profile, makes our system environment read it. cat > ~/.bash_profile # Java, Groovy … [Read more…]
There is no official ppc build of Handbrake 0.9.5. Following the wiki compile guide, it is possible for compile it on your own ppc box. Or if you are to lazy, you are welcome to download the ppc binaries I compiled. It works, but it’s not getting faster.
Today I wanted to burn a .dmg file, but I didn’t have an Apple computer available. So, running Linux I started to google for a solution, and found one. You need the dmg2img tool, which can be downloaded from http://vu1tur.eu.org/tools/, if it’s not available as a pre-built package for your Linux distribution. On Ubuntu you … [Read more…]
I have been wanting to do this for a long time; Running OS X emulated on my Linux workstation. Mostly for testing, compiling, trying out things. When someone calls and wants help setting up his Mail.app, it is very useful for me to see how the menus, etc. look. Found an iPC 10.5.6 iso that … [Read more…]