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FOSS backup solution from OSX and Linux to an Arch server? [closed]

I have a Macbook Pro (Mavericks) and need to find open-source remote backup software to an Arch-Linux server I have set up. Needs to have version-control abilities and backups must be encrypted. Any ...
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Installing separate plugin for GIMP on Mac os lion

I dont know if I am posting in the right forum, But I use GIMP for my editing and I needed to convert an rgb file into cmyk. I found that I can do that using a gimp plugin called separate. I followed ...
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can I bundle multiple installs for Mac OSX and do them as a single script?

I have a lot of open source software to be installed for a course. We currently run on PCs that we provide. If we allow students to use their own Macs in Mac-centric schools, that means we have to ...
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How to get which file is requested to open using a mac application?

I have created a mac application which can be open my file extensions. But when I tested it, I dont get the path of the file requested to open using the application, instead I got the "psn_0_151589". ...
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Is iOS OpenSource? And Mac OS X/Darwin?

I notice on the open opensource.apple.com site. It has iOS. Is it opensource? If it is, How do i build it. I would love to have a self built iOS :P. And, mac. Is that 100% open source? I know there ...
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Is Mac OS X Open Source [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is Mac OS X open source? I recently learned that unix has a gnu license and that Mac OS X is built on top of unix. does this mean that mac is opensource and if so does ...
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Open-source cross-platform (or MacOSX) tracking software

I'm searching for some software (or some simple scripts or even only code snippets) which: is Open Source runs in the background collects some information most importantly location information ...
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Need Open Source Video Editor for Mac OS X

I'm looking for a good free (as in freedom + beer) video editor for OS X. It needs to be: intuitive / easy to use, non-linear, and able to work with .avi files. Basically, we have a couple of ...
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Recording Skype conference calls on OSX?

I am looking for an open-source way to generate an audio record of Skype conference calls under OSX 10.5 or higher.
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Are there any open source screencast apps for the Mac?

Are there any open source apps out there for the Mac which allow me to make a video of the contents of the desktop or just a single app? I've seen SnapzPro and Screenflow but since I have to capture ...
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Tutorial for building projects from source

Even though I've written quite a bit of software myself, and consider myself relatively knowledgable, computer-wise, I have never successfully built someone else's project from source. NEVER. And I've ...
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Almost every Inkscape extension yields an error in Mac OS X

I've run the latest few versions of Inkscape (currently landed on "0.47+devel"), and have been having trouble with the Extensions menu. So far, in every version of Inkscape I've tried, nearly every ...
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Tiling Windows on Mac [closed]

Can you recommend a good free Tiling Window Manager for Mac OS X? Open Source would be a plus, but it's not required. NOTE: I know about Expose', but it doesn't "tile" the windows as far as I know ...
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Free iPhoto Alternative

I'm looking for a free iPhoto alternative for OS X. I reinstalled my Mac, and lost the original iLife cd. So instead of trying to find it somewhere, I'd like to use an Open Source alternative instead. ...
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Is Mac OS X open source?

I learned recently (on superuser) that Mac OS X uses the bash shell. I also know that OS X has a UNIX core. I was searching for information about OS X and Open Source on google, but what I found was ...