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bio website octris.org
location Germany
age 39
visits member for 3 years, 5 months
seen Nov 19 at 20:41

My first computer was a TI-99/4a -- just like Jeff Atwood ;-)

I like coding with

  • erlang
  • javascript
  • lua
  • php
  • shell (bash)
  • sql

I am Mac OS X user, my favorite editor is Textmate


Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Jul
1
awarded  Notable Question
Dec
30
comment How do I make my 1.5 GHz PowerBook G4 boot from a USB stick?
thank you so much! this is the best "tutorial" regarding this topic i was able to find. just successfully bootet xubuntu 12.04 mini install iso from USB, because my superdrive in my beloved powerbook is broken.
Jul
17
comment Speeding up iMac (early 2006
i wonder if you are still using your imac, if you put a SSD in and what's your experience with it. i am considering the same with my imac from mid 2006.
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awarded  Tumbleweed
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awarded  Popular Question
Oct
19
comment How can I fix an Install Failed error while installing Lion?
mmm ... is there any difference in running this from the lion install image instead of the snow leopard boot dvd? tried from lion install terminal, and it was unable to repair the HD ... :(
Oct
19
comment How can I fix an Install Failed error while installing Lion?
@lyken: was there any solution found in the chat, which could be interesting for other people as well? we currently have exactly the same issue with the imac of a workmate. we'll try majelbstoat's solution now ...
Sep
28
awarded  Student
Jul
30
comment How can I disable visual effects in Lion?
thanks a lot! i will have a look and try if this solves my problems. if so, i will get back and accept this as answer!
Jul
30
awarded  Editor
Jul
30
revised How can I disable visual effects in Lion?
added 285 characters in body
Jul
30
asked How can I disable visual effects in Lion?
Jul
28
comment make, gcc and other developer tools unavailable after installing XCode on Lion
i just had my WTF!? moment, too. thanks for clarifying things ...
Jul
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awarded  Supporter
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awarded  Teacher
Jun
8
answered Free OS X solution for getting screenshots, cropping and annotating them