I found this article but it handles the GUI solution. I would like to automate the setup of a new machine, and do that I've created Dropbox shares of a number of my common configurations. (I could ...
How can I quickly edit root owned files like /etc/hosts and /etc/apache2/httpd.conf in a text editor such as TextEdit which would let me do modern text editor operations, without actually running the ...
I'd like to create a desktop shortcut to a specific folder, buried deep within ~/Library/. Library is Hidden by default in Lion, and I'd like to keep it that way, for a variety of reasons. Is there a ...
I don't know how to get my .profile aliases back in to the terminal every time I try them, this error massage comes up: apaw:~ apaw$ cdp -bash: cdp: command not found How do i exit this -bash? I ...
Today, I learned the very handy trick: man [some command] -t | open -f -a Preview I'd like to create an alias in my .bash_profile file as a shortcut. In order for this to work, I need to pass an ...
A friend who owned my current mac before me (I bought it from him) created a lot of alias commands. Is there a way of me being able to list all defined aliases and the command that is associated with ...