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Nov
25
comment How can I get the current screen resolution from the command line on OS X?
thank you @Mark
Oct
21
comment How can I disable rvm's interactive help (pager?) i.e. more / less a la `man`?
Thanks! This was a great idea! With zsh, since rvm was already an alias, which is set from ~/.rvm/scripts/cl, I just added the PAGER=cat to the beginning of the rvm() function.
Oct
16
comment creating a bootable USB from command line on linux
for windows 7 bootable install USB, also see superuser.com/questions/256869/…
Sep
26
comment How can I install USB Prober from the Developer SDK on Mac OS X?
@ReidBelton - did you see the new answer posted here?
Sep
19
comment How can I install USB Prober from the Developer SDK on Mac OS X?
@ReidBelton - I think I ended up somehow finding a way to test using an Ubuntu machine. I would still like to know the OS X way.
Sep
11
comment Installing tmux on Ubuntu from source
this worked great. i wish tmux would add this note on their installation / readme page. i realize they mention libevent but it would be nice if they just did a little ubuntu shout-out.
Sep
8
comment Reset Mac OS X Windows Position after de-attaching external monitor
also see the very popular queestion What Window Management Options exist for OS X?
Sep
6
comment How to apply all updates automatically for fresh install of Windows 7?
it has a lot of options, but didn't seem to work that great
Jul
11
comment You chose to apply option ROM placement feature, while you knew it as risky
@MonkeyZeus - want to post that as the answer?
Jun
17
comment How can I tell which network interface my computer is using?
+1 for cli - simple and works well
Dec
4
comment Is there a way to access open finder windows with Quicksilver?
thank you! (to the creator of quicksilver, no less! :)
Nov
24
comment How to read and write Mac drives on Windows
When trying to install on Windows 7 got - "This utility was not intended for this operating system"
Nov
22
comment How can I export / import a single keychain item via the command line in OS X?
you are awesome! is there any way to change the stored value (i.e. save it back into the keychain?)
Nov
21
comment How can I get the displayed value of a cell in MS Excel ( for text that was converted to dates)?
Thanks - I need the actual values as text - the file is going to get imported into another program
Nov
21
comment How can I get the displayed value of a cell in MS Excel ( for text that was converted to dates)?
@MattiasÅslund - yes but for hundreds of thousands of rows is the only issue...
Nov
17
comment DVD Burning Software compatible with Windows 7
not available ( or free ) anymore
Nov
10
comment How to reverse video on Mac OS?
1 frame at a time? that is kind of lame.
Nov
8
comment How can I select enclosing quotes with TextMate?
thank you! although I loved textmate the stagnation in development caused me to move to Sublime Text :)
May
25
comment Is there a Google Authenticator desktop client?
It looks really good - just makes me nervous b/c I don't easily understand everything that makes it work :)
May
7
comment How can I tell if OS X is connected to a VPN network from the command line?
@DanielBeck -yes