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Oct
14
comment How can I limit Safari's RAM use?
And why would removing sites from the Favorites Bar change anything at all? Does WebProcess actually ping them?
Oct
14
comment How can I limit Safari's RAM use?
By how much did removing Top Sites reduce Safari memory usage? Safari is a memory hog for tons of reasons, and this is only one, and I suspect not a very major one.
Sep
28
awarded  Excavator
Sep
28
revised How to uninstall Homebrew? (Mac OS X Package Manager)
explain acronym
Sep
28
suggested approved edit on How to uninstall Homebrew? (Mac OS X Package Manager)
Sep
2
comment What does this strange symbol “:>” in bash mean
Outside bash, it would be a smiley for a crow.
Aug
12
comment Importing photos on Mac OS X
This was great, up until 4/2015 when Apple discontinued iPhoto :(
Jul
31
revised Is there any way to make Mac OS X Spotlight only index the file names and not the contents?
tagged relevant to performance
Jul
30
suggested approved edit on Is there any way to make Mac OS X Spotlight only index the file names and not the contents?
Feb
15
revised How do I find out which program and process ID accesses a given IP address in Windows?
must also give process ID
Feb
15
suggested approved edit on How do I find out which program and process ID accesses a given IP address in Windows?
Jan
20
suggested rejected edit on Available memory differs by several GiB from what is installed
Jan
15
revised Prevent user typing accidental space between rm and wildcard
clarify title
Jan
15
suggested approved edit on Prevent user typing accidental space between rm and wildcard
Nov
1
comment Is there still a reason to choose a 10,000 RPM hard drive over an SSD?
4) Power-failure: should we assume a small UPS?
Jun
5
comment Why are special characters such as “carriage return” represented as “^M”?
I always wondered what that thing was called...
May
7
answered Extract 7z files with standard linux tools?
May
7
comment Extract 7z files with standard linux tools?
p7zip is available in macports, as a binary. Just: sudo port install p7zip
Apr
28
awarded  Caucus
Apr
24
awarded  Organizer