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Dec
10
comment Yosemite does not like emptying the trash
I will keep a tab on this question and update with the culprits -- thus far Preview has the highest score.
Dec
9
accepted Yosemite does not like emptying the trash
Dec
9
asked Yosemite does not like emptying the trash
Dec
7
comment Converting an SVG file, without using Imagemagick or Inkscape
It did when I installed Imagemagick -- if this annoying behaviour has been rectified I would not know because I removed the lot and never reinstalled Imagemagick
Nov
10
comment Running “irb” changes my zsh to bash on iTerm2
Have you tried to file a bug against irb? it might well be possible that irb is the sole cause of this problem you are having
Nov
9
comment Running “irb” changes my zsh to bash on iTerm2
check encrypted.google.com/#safe=off&q=interactive+ruby+shell+zsh
Oct
21
comment Mac wakes up from sleep every two hours on Mac OS X Yosemite
Have you simply tried to open 'System Preferences/Energy Saver' and disable 'Wake for WiFi Network access'? that seems to be the first port of call...
Oct
21
comment Making Homebrew and R.app live together happily
Many colleagues do that but I am old and set in my old ways...
Aug
25
asked Converting an SVG file, without using Imagemagick or Inkscape
Aug
19
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
7
comment Making Homebrew and R.app live together happily
Yes, I just do not install tcl/tk from R (I have no need of them) -- if you download the R dmg from CRAN and you run the installer you can customise which packages are actually installed
Jul
3
answered Is it safe to restore the ~/Library folder?
Jul
3
comment How can I install themes for Terminal?
Use ITerm2 (which is free btw), not Terminal -- ITerm2 offers many more options, and lets you split windows.
Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Jun
6
revised OS X Terminal window disappears on launch
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Jun
6
comment OS X Terminal window disappears on launch
I added some info on how to change the login shell
Jun
6
revised OS X Terminal window disappears on launch
Added info
Jun
6
answered OS X Terminal window disappears on launch
May
14
accepted What is /Users/me/Applications?
May
14
asked What is /Users/me/Applications?