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Mar
17
comment Is there a way to keep track of unopened/unchecked files?
Which system are you using?
Mar
11
comment I want to reformat my external hard disk but disk utility said it could not be unmounted
@Faith Most probably some process has an open file on your hard disk. You could try to reboot.
Mar
11
comment I want to reformat my external hard disk but disk utility said it could not be unmounted
@Hemc Installing linux just to format a disk on Mac seems an overkill.
Mar
8
comment linking numbers outside a pivot table to pivot table totals
What does this have to do with OS X? Which software? Excel?
Mar
2
revised How can I have `less` automatically decompress `xz` files like it did with `gz` files on my old SUSE distro?
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Mar
2
answered How can I have `less` automatically decompress `xz` files like it did with `gz` files on my old SUSE distro?
Mar
1
answered How to let devices eaily switch to the stronger WLAN AP?
Feb
22
answered Which filesystem is appropriate for formatting an USB-stick and install an operation-system?
Feb
22
comment Is there a way (an app) to automatically detect the language you are typing in and switch to the appropriate (spellcheck) dictionary?
The OP is using OS X (Mac) and Chrome. Office and Spell Checker are not really relevant.
Feb
22
comment How to stop Mac to convert typing double dash to emdash?
Ok I thought that it was missing in my case, but I also don't have the substitution. Did it happen in all applications?
Feb
22
answered How to stop Mac to convert typing double dash to emdash?
Feb
5
accepted Time units and automatic formatting of the y-axis in Excel
Feb
5
revised Time units and automatic formatting of the y-axis in Excel
Minor formatting
Feb
5
asked Time units and automatic formatting of the y-axis in Excel
Jan
27
comment List directories and their sizes in Mac OS X command line
@slhck And actually the question is not an exact duplicate. In the possible duplicate nobody speaks of excluding files (du -hs * does not differentiate ...)
Jan
27
comment List directories and their sizes in Mac OS X command line
@slhck I agree but I was more hinting that a down vote should be commented (or the question flagged).
Jan
27
revised List directories and their sizes in Mac OS X command line
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Jan
27
comment List directories and their sizes in Mac OS X command line
Why the down votes?
Jan
27
answered List directories and their sizes in Mac OS X command line
Jan
20
comment Get the parent directory for a file
The question has nothing to do with the current directory. You could use ${path##*/}