Wed 28 October 2009
At work we needed to have a standard local account that would work off
campus, but not on campus. Here was my solution.
First I check for the user and create it if it doesn't exist
user_exists=`dscl . -read /Users/remote GeneratedUID | grep -c
if [ $user_exists -ne ...
Wed 09 September 2009
OE-Cake is still expired for OS X - lets work around that
So OE-Cake now has a beta for windows - but not OS X.
We still have the binary from their old version that expired some time
ago - we were launching it with ARD with the below trick, but now I ...
Tue 08 September 2009
In our school environment, we had a couple issues with Google Earth's
default behaviors - here are my workarounds.
First off we have a student web proxy that works based on a whitelist
concept. So we have to allow any web traffic explicitly. With the help
of little snitch and ...
Tue 18 August 2009
Sometimes you get in a situation where you are editing a long command on
the command line and you'd kill to be able to use your mouse to select a
word or option in the middle. This tip makes it a pleasure
First for me their was the discovery ...